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Chano's Drive Inn

3000 S Figueroa St, Los Angeles, CA 90007-3711
+1 213-747-3944
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good44%
  • Average21%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Mexican, Fast food
3000 S Figueroa St, Los Angeles, CA 90007-3711
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

Known officially known as El Huero but still called Chano's, this place has very good Carne Asada fries and Build your Own Burritos. Everything is very good but I would say the Carne Asada Fries are their best item. Perfect for a late night snack...More

Thank AlexBTraveler
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

This place may look like a hole-in-the wall, but it's those low-key places like this one that frequently turn out to be the most pleasant surprises. This is THE place to go for post USC football (FIGHT ON, TROJANS!!!) munchies! Delicious soft chicken tacos (chicken...More

Thank TrojanSkyCop1
Reviewed 19 January 2017

If you're in the area of USC, this was always a must-do stop for some really authentic Mexican food. Burritos were just incredible.

Thank Patrick O
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

You got a lot of any place that is open 24 hours a day just to see your 3 in the morning jet lagging craving. At first I thought it was going to be empty but this place is always flying off the handle with...More

Thank Roger M
Reviewed 31 July 2015

This place was amazing! Best burgers ever.! Cheap as well. Very close to USC (University of Southern California) -Johan Thybo

Thank Johan T
Reviewed 19 November 2014

Coming from the Northeast, good Mexican food is a treat. We randomly chose this "shack" as we need a "hold me over" to make it to dinner. We loved it! Right next to USC, it was busy with student. We both ordered one soft and...More

1  Thank Josh L
Reviewed 10 December 2013 via mobile

Quality food at a no frills walk up style drive in.... Menudo on Sat & Sundays...all the USC students can't be wrong!

Thank Angel0022
Reviewed 8 December 2013

The best chicken soft tacos I've had anywhere, and the papas fritas (French fries) are good too! The place is a hole in the wall, sure, service can be a little slow and the servers aren't the friendliest in the world, and the seating is...More

Thank TrojanSkyCop1
Reviewed 3 September 2013

This place offers pretty good Mexican food. It has a pretty good variety and some interesting choices. I ordered a plate of fries loaded full of meat, cheese, onions, and other veggies. Essentially a plate of fantastic nachos, but with fries instead of chips. I...More

Thank Michelle R
Reviewed 5 September 2012

Age old street corner stand...went for burrito but decided on Pastrami sandwich and it was excellent with a great price...Dude forgot the cheese but got everything else right...Quick too.

Thank Mark T
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
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Open Hours
6:00 AM - 1:00 PM
8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
8:00 AM - 5:30 AM
6:00 AM - 5:30 AM
6:00 AM - 5:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3000 S Figueroa St, Los Angeles, CA 90007-3711
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Central L.A
  • Neighbourhood: Central L.A
  • Phone Number: +1 213-747-3944
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