El Carmen

Row 1

8138 W 3rd St (at 1 block west of Crescent Heights Blvd)
Los Angeles, CA 90048
(323) 852-1552
Mexican, Tacos, Bar
$ $
Mon–Sun: 5:00 PM–2:00 AM

Foursquare Tips

  • the cilantro Ginger margarita is good stuff!
  • Tequila bar! Great cucumber margarita!
  • best spicy jalapeo margarita, HH til 7 food and drinks
  • Get the El Perfecto Margarita. Get 2: You're Golden. Get 3: You're Gone.
  • Good date spot. Mexican food and good drinks. -Francine, The Real L Word
  • Potato tacos and 420 types of tequila. Heaven!
  • jalapeno marg... not for the weak, but life changing if you can take the heat! viva el carmen!
  • Great place! Loved their margaritas and their hongo (mushroom) with manchego cheese taco.
  • Fun for a not divey dive bar!
  • Jalapeo margaritas are absolutely incredible
  • Infused tequilaaaaaaa!
  • The potato flautas! I dream about them - they are that good.
  • Great Churros W/ chocolate!! Yumi
  • It's all about the tequila shrimp!
  • Take advantage of their extensive tequila selection, and if you're feeling adventurous try the "tuna" margarita- it's not the fish, don't worry- Tuna is spanish for cactus fruit.
  • a cool place to have a drink
  • The sangria tastes like towel. $9. Get another shot of tequila instead.
  • Finally! A bar with no TV!
  • Best margaritas! Best chips n salsa!