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Gardens of Taxco

1113 N Harper Ave, West Hollywood, CA 90046-5902
+1 323-654-1746
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“beef” (12 reviews)
“margarita's” (2 reviews)
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1113 N Harper Ave, West Hollywood, CA 90046-5902
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Reviewed 3 May 2017

My mom used to take my dad here 25 years ago, so when I started coming here it had such a nostalgia about it that I love. You can feel the old school energy in the deep red booths, the Mexican style candles and the...More

Thank ISC91
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Our colleague wanted to take us to a Mexican restaurant in West Hollywood with great food and Margaritas. I would never have known it was there. It looks like something from the 1970's inside but this really adds to the atmosphere. A lovely gentlemen came...More

Thank Zoe D
Reviewed 30 January 2017

very average american mexican food, average service, average atmosphere. basically nothing special. tight boots and very dark

Thank nanazravan
Reviewed 23 January 2017

We stopped here for dinner. All seven of us, five from Pennsylvania visiting. We all found the resturant and food amazing , and a memory was created after visiting all the LA sites. Half of us had the daily special that was made of beef...More

Thank Suzza77
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Untouched 1974 decor, cozy atmosphere, family joint with a verbal menu and the best margaritas by the carafe you will ever have. Exactly what you need when you've hit your dinger of beautiful people and kale.

Thank lynx74
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Me and my friend we were in the neighborhood and while we were looking to something to eat we happen to stumble upon this place and thought of giving it a try. The lady who took our order (also the owner of the restaurant) was...More

Thank Trevin F
Reviewed 17 October 2016

This OUTSTANDING restaurant, with no menu, is about to close its doors! I've been enjoying meals there for the past 43 years and this nostalgic, always great food, great margaritas, and overall the best Mexican food & hospitality is closing its doors! If you get...More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 25 August 2016

We read the TripAdvisor reviews and expected authentic Mexican food. But this was the US version of Mexican food with the automatic refried beans and white rice which gives Mexican food a bad name. This was definitely not what I ate in Taxco. That said...More

Thank Gypsgris
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

I went with friends and ordered a mole chicken meal. Really delicious and creamy texture. It came with herb rice and refried beans. Friends ordered their pork and we got some nachos too. The ambience is warm and cosy and its inviting. There was a...More

Thank Shreya14
Reviewed 18 June 2016

This place is a blast from the past serving authentic Taxco Mexican food with a flair. The staff will sing the menu, accompanied by a guitar and a little bit of "canta no llores" to begin your meal. The drinks are boozey-get a carafe of...More

Thank napakettu7
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 30
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1113 N Harper Ave, West Hollywood, CA 90046-5902
    (Santa Monica Blvd)
  • Public Transportation: Closest transit stop is La Jolla Street and Santa Monica Blvd. Restaurant is 1/2 Block from transit stop.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  West Hollywood>  > West Hollywood
  • Neighbourhood: West Hollywood
  • Phone Number: +1 323-654-1746
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