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Monte Alban

11927 Santa Monica Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90025-2706
+1 310-444-7736
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“mole” (7 reviews)
“flan” (4 reviews)
“tortillas” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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LOCATION
11927 Santa Monica Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90025-2706
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1 - 10 of 27 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Anything mole is rich, delicious and worth ordering. Service always good. Have been there many times.

Thank Julie B
Reviewed 16 August 2016

Tried this for the first time as I purchased a Groupon.... Our waitress, Maria, was very sweet however the service in general could be better.....training is necessary. The bus boy was running around, but not efficient, cleared half the dishes, failed to wipe or crumb...More

Thank Love vacation time
Reviewed 11 May 2016

Monte Alban has four different mole sauces, all delicious. The restaurant's two rooms are festively decorated with Mexican folkloric murals and are very pleasant. Service is good, and food is very very good. It was the favorite place of "foodie" friends of mine who lived...More

Thank Cheryl M
Reviewed 29 October 2015

Hubby was craving Mexican food and I had bookedmarked this restaurant given all the great yelp reviews and yelp did not disappoint. I ordered the Volcan Oaxaqueo (Molcajete Grill) and since I'm a wimpy spicy eater, I asked for mild which I was so glad...More

Thank shwang17
Reviewed 8 July 2015 via mobile

On our way to the hotel we were looking for a place for dinner we were tired and wanted to eat at the first one we saw and we stopped by this place and at first we were skeptical cause there were no cars and...More

Thank Benjmain C
Reviewed 13 July 2014

Oh my gosh! The food here is incredible! Authentic Oaxacan food is hard to come by. I live in Seattle and have never had anything this good. I'm spoiled now. Nothing will compare. Our server, Jenny, was awesome. Friendly, attentive, and helpful. Prices were more...More

Thank OneBadCowboy
Reviewed 4 June 2014

Horrible service, they sit you and forget about you. I ordered mole verde and it usually comes with pork but they do it with chicken breast as well and the server just assumed that I wanted with chicken without asking. No water, no utensils, nor...More

Thank Z R
Reviewed 30 May 2014

Dinner out as a couple and we were very pleased with the interesting menu selections, food quality, drink selection and ambiance. This is a real local place, enhanced by the many Oaxaca region regulars who eat at this wonderful establishment. This is not your typical...More

Thank Thomas S
Reviewed 3 January 2014

I found this place very good and i consider that the food served is really authentic from Oaxaca region which, even though is still Mexico, it really differs from the rest of Mexico. I totally recommend this place, the Queso Fundido Zapoteca is one of...More

Thank MaruSM7
Reviewed 6 December 2013

The Friday before Thanksgiving was cold and damp for a Hawaiian Wahine. I went into this restaurant not knowing what I wanted. The owner, a delightful woman, greeted me like family and suggested I sit down and look at the menu. She then suggested her...More

Thank mary margaret b
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 23:00
Monday
08:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 23:00
Thursday
08:00 - 23:00
Friday
08:00 - 00:00
Saturday
08:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11927 Santa Monica Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90025-2706
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Westside
  • Neighbourhood: Westside
  • Phone Number: +1 310-444-7736
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