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7574 Winnetka Ave, Los Angeles, CA 91306-2930
+1 818-885-6927
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10:00 - 19:00
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Sun 10:00 - 19:00
Mon - Fri 10:00 - 21:00
Sat 01:00 - 21:00
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Arlington, Virginia
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

We were looking for a place to stop for lunch on the way to Santa Barbara and wanted to avoid chains. This place was perfect. Friendly service and delicious food. We tried 4 empanadas and the signature salad. It was hard to pick a favorite. Definitely will go back.

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Thank dzc00k
Tarzana, California
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016

This was not my first visit to Johnny Pacific. I've been a fan of their empanadas for a few years. When I've eaten empanadas at other restaurants, the predominant taste was dough. Not here. You experience the taste of fresh vegetables and meats, not the frozen incarnations. Their sauces complement the empanadas. So when I was considering what kind of... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2016

Great little casual place. Pretty much everything on their menu is good. Chicken satay skewers are BOMB! Chimichurry skewers are great also. Most of the empanadas are tasty! Great fresh juices too!

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Thank Chelsea M
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28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2015 via mobile

Delicious empanadas. I had the cheese and spinach with the chipotle dipping sauce, yum!!! The guava-ade is fantastic.

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Thank Jennifer C
Los Angeles, California
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706 reviews
498 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 358 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2015

The skinny: Parking- tiny paved lot Decor- bright colors Service- friendly Restroom- not one that I could see Coke Factor - can or bottle $2!!! Food- tasty Deep in the valley, on a non descript street corner in a strip mall lies Johnny's! My friends live nearby and they suggested we have lunch there. We showed up on a Sunday... More 

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Thank melobeam
Santa Fe, New Mexico
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52 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2015

I read about this place online and took local family there! They had "wanted to try" and were very glad we did. All of us loved the spinach and cheese, the Kailua Pork and the pineapple. All of the sauces were excellent. Great take out and well worth a visit.

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Thank CasaAzul
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15 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2015 via mobile

The watermelon drink is like sticking a straw into a great watermelon! The Empanadas are great!!! Bacon is my fave, then the chrizo!!!! You have to at least try! You won't regret it!!!

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Thank Randy T
Los Angeles, California
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15 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2015

When my wife said she had an allergy to an ingredient in one of the dishes, the owner cooked up a modification on the spot. The line caught salmon with Asian basil dressing was excellent - much more than I expected from what looked like a hole in a strip mall wall. The chicken satay was perfectly cooked and generous.... More 

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Thank tiogapass
Tempe, Az
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90 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2015

Awesome empanadas and flavored "aguas". My only complaint were the side of fries that were somewhat greasy and the parking situation. The place is quaint and small, but once you start eating you'll probably forget about these minor issues that really don't have anything to do with the excellent food. Great lunch spot!

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Thank Michael G
Los Angeles, California
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570 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2015

The food was excellent here. The service was also great except for the fact that they forgot to give me my drink when I paid for a drink. But all in all, the staff was super friendly and they even gave us free fries on the house! I would def come back here. All the sauces were amazing and to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Latin, South American, Caribbean, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 19:00
Monday
10:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 21:00
Thursday
10:00 - 21:00
Friday
10:00 - 21:00
Saturday
01:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7574 Winnetka Ave, Los Angeles, CA 91306-2930
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles
  • Phone Number: +1 818-885-6927

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?