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5300 E. Olympic Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90022
+1 323-260-4700
10:30 - 22:00
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Mon - Thu 10:30 - 21:00
Fri 10:30 - 22:00
Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Toronto, Canada
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We were lucky enough to stumble on this gem of a restuarant during our first night of our southern california vacation and couldnt of been happier with our choice. Its located in a very industrial part of east LA, so did not expect to find it. We went on a Tuesday night and it was pretty quiet when we arrived,... More 

Thank 416torontoRX
Santiago, Chile
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119 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

We found Tamayo on Trip Advisor and was not disappointed. Upon arriving to the restaurant, they had valet parking, but there was no charge for it, as they only do it for tips. Upon entering the restaurant, you will be impressed by the décor and feel of the restaurant. We were seated immediately and greeted promptly by our server. We... More 

Thank Swaggger007
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Had a great meal here with my Co worker, the food was the some of the best mexican I've eaten in LA and the decor was beautiful. The staff really made this place though, very welcoming and had some great suggestions for the food and drink. I will make sure I visit on every trip I make to the area... More 

Thank Mark L
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75 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

I came here for the first time for an office lunch. The building was beautiful inside - amazing original wood and iron work and tons of unique artwork (they have a gallery upstairs also). The main dining hall has super high ceilings so it give a very nice open feel to the place. The food was outstanding. There are plenty... More 

Thank ballofur2003
Level Contributor
18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Tamayo is an oddly placed little restaurant in Commerce, CA. It is a restaurant and art gallery. The food is plentiful but expensive. I always order an appetizer because the full menu items are too much food. They have the best guacamole I have ever tasted. It's a great place for a business lunch, or a get together. Just be... More 

Thank Suzie M
Knoxville, Tennessee
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88 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016

We were here with a group, and the service was excellent. We had appetizers and drinks. The Sangria was great! I had the steak and cheese enchilada, and it was a huge plate of deliciousness. Others in our group raved over the shrimp enchiladas. Neat building, cool art and great setting. Would I return & recommend-Definitely!

Thank twowisekids
Chicago, Illinois
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161 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2016

Four of us went for a week night dinner and were seated right away. EXCELLENT homemade tortilla chips -- thin and light and perfected salted. Prickly pear margaritas. Mango margaritas. Jalapeno margaritas. Good service. Large portions reasonably priced. Interesting art, the restaurant includes an art gallery upstairs.

Thank smdyl
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68 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2016 via mobile

This is a great place to eat lunch and have business meetings. I have been eating here for years and this is my first review for Tamayo although have have deserved great reviews from me in the past I only joined Trip Advisor last year. If you haven't been put it on your short list with El Cholo.

Thank RacerBruce4
Atlanta, Georgia
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29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2015

Stopped in on a quick business lunch. Where told there would be a 25 minute wait (Holiday office lunches) but we were seated in about 10 minutes. Although it took a few more minutes for our server to greet us (Holiday office lunches) he was very apologetic and responsive once we connected. While I do not have a spicy food... More 

Thank MercerBarnes
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2015

I have been going there since the place opened, I have hosted many parties and meetings there and everyone loves the place , location and food and drinks If you love Art Paintings this place is a MUST !

Thank Bob R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5300 E. Olympic Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90022
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles
  • Phone Number: +1 323-260-4700

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?