2056 Hillhurst Ave, Los Angeles, CA
(323) 662-1214 serving: Central LA, Los Feliz
open:Monday To Saturday From 11:00 AM To 06:00 PM

Sidewalk Score: 9 out of 10
Location, Location, Location:


Restaurants, Cheap Eats, Fast Food, Cash, Mexican, Lunch Spot,

The Low Down


The Extras: If you like your food spicy, ask for a side of jalapenos and carrots wrapped in foil. They're free, but not on the menu.

Know Before You Go: Vegetarians should avoid Yuca's. They use animal fats (read: lard) to prepare their beans.

What to Drink: Yuca's offers only fruit juices and water; head to Hillhurst Liquor or Albertson's next door for more beverages while your food is being prepared.

What to Drink: Yuca's offers only fruit juices and water; head to one of the nearby liquor or grocery stores for more beverages while your food is being prepared.

Rants, Raves & Reviews

by at Gayot

Don't let the stand in the liquor store parking lot fool you. We know New Yorkers who land at LAX and head straight for Yuca's. Jaime and Socorro Herrera opened the stand on April Fool's Day, 1976. There are burgers and hot dogs, but…
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By dang171213520 at Citysearch

The pibil tacos here are just outstanding- incredibly juicy and bursting with flavor. This is a unique little taco stand- I don't know anywhere els... Read More

I Dream About Their Burritos
By MaryMaryQuite at Citysearch

Whenever I'm in the neighborhood I have to go to this parking lot and wait in the long line (which tells you it's worth it) and get the very simple... Read More

Definitely try it out!
By Mallory G at Insider Pages

This place is definitely a must if you are in the area. The food is delicious, no seriously amazing! I always get the carne asada burrito and del... Read More

Yuca's - Los Feliz's best closet Mexican food!
By Myra Flor P at Insider Pages

By closet, I mean it literally. Across the street from Albertson's on Hillhurst, Yuca's square footage of parking is ten times larger than the buil... Read More

Amazing tasting mexican food.
By HonestReview12 at Citysearch

Whenever burritos are mention, this is the first place that comes to mind. Been going here for over 14 years now and it still the best in my opinio... Read More