La Golondrina Mexican Cafe

17 Olvera St
Los Angeles, CA 90012
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Top Sentiments among La Golondrina Mexican Cafe Reviewers

Best Cadillac Margarita Best flour tortillas Awesome guacamole Great MOLE sauce Juicy chicken breast Great drink menu Yummy chips and salsa Terrific fruit salad Excellent cheese Great plantains

Customer Reviews (20 reviews)

And I love mexican food

on Yahoo Jan 07, 2010
This place is absolutely terrible. If you want fresh mexican food, go find a taco truck! They are one of those restaurants who are too lazy or cheap to make fresh food when you order it and instead give you reheated crap!... (more)


on Yahoo Dec 30, 2009
This is one of my very favorite Mexican restaurants to eat at. The food is very authentic and delicious. I highly recommend it to those who think El Torrito & Acapulco is actually good. You haven't tasted anything... (more)


on Yahoo Nov 03, 2008
Crowded! Not the best, but very popular. This is the most crowded restaurant along Olvera Street. This could easily be a tourist trap also since it's not the absolute greatest Mexican food you'll eat and the number of... (more)

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on Citysearch Nov 02, 2008
This is the most crowded restaurant along Olvera Street. This could easily be a tourist trap also since it's not the absolute greatest Mexic... (more)


on Yahoo Oct 25, 2008
There is nothing mexican about this restaurant, well over price and bad service. There horchata is $5 a glass (8oz) and so are the refills. This place is a joke!!!! (more)

pepper lover

on Yahoo Sep 05, 2008
This restaurant was excellent! The food was authenic. True Mexican salsa! The portions are so big that I didn't finish mine. The service was great. I recommend this place... you won't be disappointed.... (more)


on Yahoo May 15, 2008
I love the food! Specially the hand made tortillas de harina! The tortilla soup is really good! (more)

used tissue

on Yahoo Jun 28, 2007
Good Fresh Homemade Mexican Food Drinks.: I absolutely love their fresh tortillas, carne asada, and nachos all fresh and with the finest ingredients. However, orange juice freshly squeezed is $7. The salads were... (more)


on Citysearch Nov 07, 2006
Ok, it's touristy and maybe a little expensive, but it's a great place to start a day of LA sightseeing. I really love their huevos rancheros, and it's nice to go here right when Olvera street is opening up. Park in one of... (more)


on Citysearch Jul 19, 2006
My family has been enjoying La Golondrina Restaurant for generations and we've never been disappointed. The quality of the food and margaritas leave most Mexican restaurants far behind. We love the outdoor patio... (more)
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