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Cacao Mexicatessen

1576 Colorado Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90041-1441
+1 323-478-2791
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good49%
  • Average5%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
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“mole” (6 reviews)
“burrito” (7 reviews)
“duck” (5 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1576 Colorado Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90041-1441
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Reviewed 30 May 2017

Went here for late breakfast with friends and really enjoyed it. I usually go for something sweet like pancakes for breakfast out but I went for savoury instead. I really liked it but I still regret not trying the tres leches pancakes!

Thank bmflynn
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Went there with my wife and son. We really enjoyed the whole atmosphere, service and the food. Nothing fancy, your order and pay up at the counter and then they bring the food to your table when it is ready. We had a variety of...More

Thank Heb2013
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Very good restaurant with real Mexican flavors, just prefect! Tacos, tortas, micheladas... Faire prices...

Thank Adriana C
Reviewed 3 April 2017

I had the steak and eggs with beans and home potatoes and flour tortillas. The coffee was excellent as well. Every single plate that went by our table looked amazing. As you park in the back and you start walking towards the front entrance you...More

Thank Hortencia33
Reviewed 27 March 2017

It appears that most of the reviewers have never had good Mexican food. They need to go to East Los Angeles. The servings were small and served cold. Drinks were brought to our table half way through our meal. As for pricing they are very...More

Thank Bob H
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Up for the Mexican food? I think this is the place you must go! A friend recommendation was this particular gem.He lives there so he knows it :) I was surprised by seeing black/blue tortilla chips as i never heard "blue corn" before.Yeah i'm European!...More

Thank Zotmund H
Reviewed 2 February 2017

After three years in France, my first stop for Mexican food was my old favorite, Cacao. A GIGANTIC serving of guacamole was conveniently served in a plastic container ready to cover and take home to go. The serving was easily enough for four people and...More

1  Thank elainetravels
Reviewed 7 November 2016

We were in the neighborhood and stopped in here promoted as a Cocina Moderna- Baja California, a specialty deli. After waiting in line to order, we sat inside. The food arrived promptly, very warm and appealing to the eye and nose. I really enjoyed the...More

1  Thank John G
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for a Mexican Restaurant this is not it. It would be Nuevo Mexican with tacos made with duck, whole wheat tortillas, and a partial vegan menu. That having been said, try it, if you like the food go back if not...More

Thank Skyros7
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Of all the places I've eaten in Pasadena, this is one of the best places I've ever been to. I went on a Friday night at 7pm on Labor Day weekend and the service was great and it wasn't too busy. We got 2 duck...More

Thank kierstinlasalle
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 12:00 PM
8:30 AM - 12:00 PM
8:30 AM - 12:00 PM
8:30 AM - 12:00 PM
8:30 AM - 12:00 PM
8:30 AM - 12:00 PM
8:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1576 Colorado Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90041-1441
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles
  • Phone Number: +1 323-478-2791
(323) 478-2791
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