Gilbert's El Indio

$ $
2526 Pico Blvd (26th street)
Santa Monica, CA 90405
(310) 450-8057
8:00am - 11:00pm
8:00am - 12:00am
8:00am - 12:00am
8:00am - 12:00am
8:00am - 12:00am
8:00am - 12:00am
8:00am - 11:00pm



  • Cash only!!!
  • Order the diablo sauce. SPPPICCEEEYYY
  • Put your name on the waitlist when you walk in.
  • If there are two of you and you are going to have Margaritas, definitely order a pitcher. It's only $15 and will save you $$ in the long run.
  • Cash only but ATM on site. Excellent food at a place they learn your name. Shredded beef tacos and carnitas super burritos are delicious. Ask for diablo sauce if you like very spicy salsa.
  • A margarita on the rocks with salt and carnitas soft tacos can't be beat! Cash only.
  • Chorizo breakfast is the best!!
  • Best Mexican food ever!!
  • Do not order the guacamole under any circumstances.
  • Fernando Rodriguez
  • Super tasty pickled carrots, freshly fried chips, and tasty salsa are given to you as soon as you walk in the door. Huge portions, good breakfast burrito, and huevos rancheros.
  • Love fernando
  • Make sure you ask for the sauce when you order the tostada..yummy!
  • Best Mexican food, but cash only.
  • Cash only and get the potato taco!
  • ATM is back by the restrooms. If its out, there's one at the laundromat across the street. Now stop sweating.
  • Ask for scratch margie
  • The best margaritas in town for the best price!
  • Monday's special dish is the enchiladas suizas. Oh man that's good stuff. Great Santa Monica institution.
  • The bargain breakfast is the best in town!

Nearby places

2310 Pico Blvd (at 23rd St)
2412 Pico Blvd (at 24th St)
3212 Pico Blvd (at 32nd St)