Chichen Itza Restaurant

Row 1

3655 S Grand Ave #C6 (inside Mercado La Paloma)
Los Angeles, CA 90007
(213) 741-1075
Mon–Sun: 9:00 AM–9:00 PM

Foursquare Tips

  • It is always worth the drive south of USC to the Mercado la Paloma, if only to order a few of chef Gilberto Cetina's fantastic cochinita pibil tacos! Don't forget the house-made habanero sauce!
  • Their menu is a living, habanero-intensive thesaurus of the panuchos and codzitos, sopa de lima and papadzules, banana-leaf tamales and shark casseroles that make up one of Mexico's spiciest cuisines.
  • Chichen Itza serves Mayan and Yucatan-style Mexican food; opt for the cochinita pibil with a splash of habanero salsa.
  • Featured on LA Weekly's 99 Essential Restaurants!
  • A classy infusion of Yucatecan dining Chef Gilberto Cetina has created an exciting menu from a wide array of cuisinesTry the Panuchos..they are warm and tasty center will have you asking for more!
  • Cochinita pibil
  • the poc chuc is my favorite, but you absolutely cannot go wrong here. with anything. one of la's finest!
  • The taste and flavor of Yucatan. Panuchos here is amazing. It is a crispy corn tortilla filled with black bean with turkey, onion, tomato and avocado. Hot haberno sauce is awesome n spicy!
  • Pollo con cream de chipotle just kills every dish!
  • The best cochinita pibil!!
  • Anything to drink? Jamaica, por favor!
  • My friends brought me here, and I had a great time. Wasn't terribly hungry but what I had tasted amazing. Will stop by this place if I see it anywhere near me. Definitely need to check out gift shop.
  • Cochinita Pibil - amazing!!! Can't go wrong. Explosions in your mouth!!!
  • Buy their hot sauce - very good stuff. Both are different and good.
  • Cochinita Bibil, Pollo Asado and grilled fish tacos (rare special) are among my favorites. Every dish I've tried so far I have loved.
  • Tastes strange
  • Panuchos, Pok Chuc, Cochinito Pibil
  • Pollo Asado plate is fantastic, when accented with their amazing habanero hot sauce.
  • Mexican market counter serving Yucatn style tacos and banana leaf tamales. Not far from USC's Coliseum and Exposition Park.
  • yucatan food. tacos are big and delicious. plantanos are heaven