The Talpa Restaurant

The Talpa Restaurant

11751 W Pico Blvd, Los Angeles, CA
(310) 478-3353 serving: West Los Angeles, West LA

Sidewalk Score: 9 out of 10
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Restaurants, Mastercard Accepted, Local Favorite, Catering, Visa Accepted, Traditional American, Mexican, Seafood, Family-Friendly Dining,

The Low Down

Rants, Raves & Reviews

by at Gayot

You'll find fancier Mexican restaurants all over Los Angeles that eclipse The Talpa's humble, well-scrubbed tables and chairs and linoleum floor. You'll find smarter decor than the brightly colored, primitive mural depicting the eponymous…
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Talpa Restaurant is a reliable standby
By Jamie W at Insider Pages

My family has been going to Talpa for decades! Try the fish veracruz, it is fresh and full of flavor. Their combination plates are Mexican style ... Read More

Talpa Restaurant is wonderful!
By Bob W at Insider Pages

Talpa Restaurant is GREAT basic Mexican food served with love. The flavors are great, lots of choices. Nothing fancy, just great food at reasonab... Read More

Best Mexican Food In L.A.
By CarlLaFong at Citysearch

My family has been eating at this inexpensive family style restaurant since the 1960s. The same sweet waitresses have been there forever and make y... Read More

Tomatillo! Pozole Rojo!
By ezpatari at Citysearch

I have been eating here since 1981. Andy and his family are very nice and attentive. A few tips: (1) The hottest thing on the menu is the carne ... Read More

Fun for out-of-towners
By laurieflenner at Citysearch

When we have folks visiting from back east, this is where we take them for Mexican. It's got all of the traditional fare, and has a festive atmosp... Read More