El Cholo Spanish Cafe LA

El Cholo “Cafe”


Address: 1121 S Western Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90006
Phone: (323) 734-2773

Mexican restaurant that’s been open since the 1920s

Mariela's Taco Restaurant in Koreatown LA

Mariela’s Tacos


Address: 3662 W 3rd Street, Los Angeles, CA 90020
Phone: (213) 381-7356

Mexican restaurant on Third Street

Salvadoran restaurant LA

El Amanecer Salvadoreño


Address: 3059 W 8th St, Los Angeles, CA 90005
Phone: (213) 382-2591

Modest but well-regarded Salvadoran restaurant on 8th Street.

El Palmar Restaurant


Address: 3555 W. 3rd Street, Los Angeles, CA 90020
Phone: (213) 487-6560

Small eatery serving Salvadoran food like pupusas.

Mi Querido Pulgarcito


Address: 2500 W Pico Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90006
Phone: (213) 388-6635

Salvadoran restaurant on the southern edge of Koreatown.

Olocuilta Restaurant LA

Olocuilta Pupusería


Address: 3958 W 6th Street, Los Angeles, CA, 90020
Phone: 213-383-3070 (Spanish speaker)

Cuisine of El Salvador

El Flamin Taco

El Flamin’ Taco


Address: 5th & Vermont, Los Angeles, CA 90020

Taco truck on Vermont Avenue

At other locations, such as Los Feliz, on other days

NEW phone number for orders: (213) 414-9398

Restaurante Puerto La Union


Address: 3811 West Pico Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90019
Phone: (323) 373-0429

Salvadoran and Mexican cuisine in Southwest Koreatown