2019 Best Tacos in Los Angeles Area

Best Taco Stands
in Los Angeles

Tacos are a basic food group for many Angelenos. Food-truck tacos, tony tacos paired with craft cocktails, Baja-inspired tacos. Tortillas hand-pressed and packing chicken or flat-iron steak, or griddled and tucked with crispy fried fish. We've tried them all.

So whether you're looking to scarf down a few on the run or settle in for a serious taco tasting, consider our picks for the Top Tacos in Los Angeles, presented in alphabetical order.

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Amor Y Tacos
14/20
Unassuming strip mall venue creates whimsical takes on traditional and adventurous Mexican cuisine. See More
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Best Fish Taco in Ensenada
QB
A colorful eatery paying homage to the great beachside taco stands of Baja. See More
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Blue Plate Taco
13/20
A taco lover's paradise, with views of the Pacific. See More
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Cinco
13/20
An upscale take on Oaxacan basics plus a killer bar program come together in Westchester. See More
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Guerrilla Tacos
QB
Haute modern Mexican fare in DTLA’s Arts District. See More
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Guisados
QB
Gourmet stewed tacos at low prices in Echo Park make for one rockin’ taqueria. See More
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Javier's
14/20
A fun and tasty escape to Mexico in the middle of Century City --- worth the trip. See More

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Petty Cash Taqueria
14/20
Chef Walter Manzke created this taqueria inspired by Tijuana trips in his younger days. See More

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Ricky's Fish Tacos
QB
Ricky's Fish Tacos offers what are among the most highly regarded tacos in the city. See More
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Salazar
13/20
Frogtown’s popular patio spot for standout tacos and fine craft cocktails. See More
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A pre-New Year's Eve Celebration at Cantina Frida Mexican Cuisine & Bar in Beverly Hills, CA.

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