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Best Southwest American Restaurants in Century City


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A photo of Javier's - Century City restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Mexican • Century City
Booked 159 times today
Javier's in Century City is synonymous with outstanding high-quality Mexican cuisine, drawing rave reviews for its refined and delectable dishes. Its location on Santa Monica Blvd makes it a prime spot for diners seeking an elevated dining experience. As patrons attest, you pay for what you get at Javier's - exceptional, fresh food combined with professional grade service. It's far from a typical Mexican joint, offering unique takes on classics, from the tangy green chile sauce on the enchiladas to the first-class dessert creations. With excellent reviews highlighting its impressive menu, ambiance, and top-notch service, Javier's sets the benchmark for exceptional Mexican culinary experiences.
A photo of The Hideaway restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Mexican • Beverly Hills
Booked 81 times today
The Hideaway, located in the heart of Rodeo Beverly Hills, is a shining gem for contemporary Mexican cuisine. The restaurant, owned by Diana Ross's son Evan Ross, is tucked away in a quaint complex, boasting a fabulous Mexican steak house ambiance. The restaurant's unique and flavorful dishes, coupled with excellent service, create an enjoyable dining experience. Standouts from the menu include the chips & salsa, tuna tartare pequenitos, Alaskan king crab pequenitios, and short ribs. Whether for a special occasion or a regular outing, the Hideaway guarantees a rich, tasty, and memorable culinary experience. High praise from guests emphasizes the quality and uniqueness of the food, as well as the enjoyable atmosphere.
A photo of Gracias Madre - West Hollywood restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Mexican • West Hollywood
Booked 83 times today
Gracias Madre - West Hollywood is highly recommended for its authentic Mexican cuisine with a vegan twist. Patrons rave about their innovative plant-based dishes, including their outstanding vegetarian options, jackfruit tacos, and gluten-free offerings. The atmosphere is highly praised, with many reviews mentioning the beautiful patio seating and impeccable service. What makes Gracias Madre stand out is their ability to satisfy even non-vegan customers with their exciting, flavorful dishes. Their happy hour specials, delicious drinks, and the restaurant's overall ambiance make it a must-visit. One reviewer even stated, "I'm not vegan and I didn't miss meat or dairy on my plate," suggesting an exceptional culinary experience for all food lovers.
A photo of Hermanito restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Mexican • West Los Angeles
Booked 36 times today
Hermanito is a unique restaurant that creatively merges Japanese and Mexican culinary influences to create an unexpected yet delightful dining experience. It is highly praised for its interesting twists on Mexican food, with a pointer to the mushroom mulita appetizer and miso sturgeon as standout dishes. The restaurant's stunning ambiance, described as a rustic Mexican winery/farmhouse vibe, is another aspect that reviewers consistently appreciate. Its service has also been commended, with servers often being singled out for their attentiveness and helpful suggestions. Though situated in the Sawtelle neighborhood, Hermanito's vibrant fusion cuisine makes it stand out and is a definite recommendation for a refreshing gastronomic experience.
A photo of Casa Madera restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Mexican • Hollywood Hills
Booked 45 times today
Casa Madera stands out as an exceptional seafood cuisine restaurant, exceeding customer expectations with its innovative and delicious dishes. Patrons commend the eatery for its visually stunning meals, with special mention of the Pacifico Striped bass which is chef's recommendation. With every bite, you can tell that a lot of care and attention has been invested into crafting each dish, making the culinary experience at Casa Madera truly unforgettable. Besides the food, the restaurant provides a beautiful decor and warm, inviting atmosphere, further enhancing the dining experience. The staff receives high praise for outstanding service, always ready with excellent meal recommendations and ensuring guests' comfort. This, coupled with the stunning views across LA, contributes to the overall outstanding experience at Casa Madera. A dinner at Casa Madera is not just a meal, but a delightful journey of sea-food flavors.
A photo of Cantina Frida restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Mexican • Beverly Hills
Booked 14 times today
Cantina Frida in LA is lauded for its excellent Mexican cuisine that is rich in authenticity and flavor. The restaurant consistently receives positive feedback for its tasty and carefully prepared dishes, including favorites such as green chicken enchiladas, the arrachera quesataco, and a selection of delectable tacos. Customers highlight the "out of this world" taste, praising the restaurant as one of the best Mexican spots in the city. The service is characterized as efficient, attentive, and friendly, making the dining experience remarkable. Despite the pricing being slightly substantial, the customers still consider it a worthy place for special occasions due to the quality of food and service. For an authentic Mexican culinary journey, Cantina Frida delivers with flying colors.
A photo of Toca Madera - West Hollywood restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Mexican • West Hollywood
Booked 27 times today
Toca Madera, located in West Hollywood, is a well-loved restaurant for discerning aficionados of Mexican cuisine. Adored by both local and international visitors, it has received numerous positive reviews that praise its excellent food, attentive service, and vibrant ambiance. One reviewer described it as 'the best elevated Mexican food I’ve ever had in El Lay.' Several others highlight the restaurant's unique modern Mexico style, amazing vibe, delicious cocktails, and outstanding music. It also offers an exceptional dining experience, from unique culinary creations to mesmerizing decor and lively entertainment. Toca Madera is a true standout in the bustling Los Angeles food scene.
A photo of Mama Por Dios - Beverly Hills restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• Mexican • Beverly Hills
Booked 9 times today
Located in the vibrant neighborhood of Beverly Hills, Mama Por Dios offers not only an authentic Mexican cuisine experience but a lively atmosphere as well. This restaurant has garnered excellent reviews from patrons for its fantastic food and exceptional service. A line from one of the reviews confidently says, "BEST Mexican food I've had in a very long time." Many diners lauded the creative food presentation and highly praised the dishes for their traditional Mexican flavors with a modern twist. Notable mentions were the Spinach Salad, Chicken Enchiladas, and the Birria Tacos. Compliments were also extended to the energetic staff and their impeccable service. Mama Por Dios is indeed the place to go for an epic Mexican cuisine experience.
A photo of Frida Mexican Cuisine - Beverly Hills restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Mexican • Beverly Hills
Booked 11 times today
Frida Mexican Cuisine in Beverly Hills is highly praised for its authentic and delicious Mexican dishes. Reviewers consistently laud the excellent food and service, with many expressing appreciation for the fresh ingredients used in their generously portioned dishes. Signature items such as the nachos, margaritas, and tableside guacamole received special commendation, indicating Frida's adherence to the true spirit of Mexican cuisine. The restaurant is also hailed as a fantastic spot for group gatherings and special occasions. The consistency of the raving reviews and customer satisfaction clearly showcases Frida as an exceptional presence in the LA area for Mexican cuisine.
A photo of Pink Taco - Sunset restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Mexican • Hollywood
Booked 9 times today
Pink Taco - Sunset, located in Los Angeles, is a beloved Mexican restaurant that consistently garners rave reviews for its excellent service, comfortable atmosphere, and above all, authentic and flavorful Mexican fare. Reviewers excitedly recommend the 'OG Pink Tacos', a unique specialty, and laud the 'fresh hot chips and Guac', a standard yet well-executed staple. Praise also extends to their Margaritas, described as 'outstanding'. With 'happy hour specials' that are 'delicious', it is valued for its affordability despite being located in Los Angeles. Patrons commend the staff for their welcoming demeanor and efficiency. For quality Mexican cuisine in a lively setting replete with great 'vibes', Pink Taco - Sunset is a surefire choice.

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Discover best Mexican / Southwestern restaurants in Century City

Discover the vibrant flavors of Mexican cuisine right in the heart of Los Angeles’ Westside, Century City area. Whether you’re craving traditional dishes like enchiladas and tacos or looking to explore innovative Mexican fusion, this locale offers a diverse range of dining options that cater to all taste preferences. Each restaurant in this area prides itself on authentic recipes, fresh ingredients, and festive atmospheres that capture the essence of Mexican dining culture. The dining scene in Century City is renowned for its high quality and creativity, making it a perfect destination for food enthusiasts and casual diners alike. Many of these establishments also feature handcrafted cocktails and an extensive selection of tequilas and mezcals, enhancing your dining experience with a genuine Mexican touch. Perfect for both intimate dinners and group gatherings, the Mexican restaurants in Century City provide a welcoming environment alongside excellent service. Explore this culinary hotspot for a taste of Mexico that promises not only a meal but a memorable cultural experience. Whether you are a local or a visitor, the Mexican cuisine offerings in Century City are sure to delight and satisfy.

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