When it comes to choosing which tacos to eat downtown, the decision can be difficult. We’ll make it easy for you - go to Sonoratown. This tiny, order-at-the-counter taco spot is a bit removed from the main downtown hustle, but it’s worth the extra few blocks walk. All the tortillas are made in-house and the carne asada is phenomenal. And it’s just nice to know $2 tacos still exist.
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One of the more impressive restaurants in the city, 71Above still lacks enough reasons to go there.
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The Mission Cantina
Mission Cantina is a vastly underrated Mexican spot in Hollywood with a $1 taco situations on Tuesdays.
Mi Ranchito Veracruz
Mi Ranchito Veracruz in North Hollywood is home to some of our favorite tamales in Los Angeles.
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B.S. might be the casual brother to Broken Spanish, but it is every bit as fantastic.
Mexicali Taco & Co.
Home to the legendary Vampiro Taco, a meal at Mexicali Taco & Co is one of the best ways you can spend $12 in this town.
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