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Killer Mexican Food in the Valley

Sure, Salsa & Beer may be one of the best known Mexican spots in NoHo and the Valley but we’ve got a deep bench of high quality, affordably priced, family owned and operated Mexican establishments that will have your taste buds singing.

Salsa & Beer

Address: 11669 Sherman Way, North Hollywood, CA 91607  
Phone: (747) 248-5633
Yelp link: (4 stars with 1700+ reviews)

  • One of the most absurdly underpriced restaurants we’ve been to
  • Salsa bar with many salsa to mix, match and try (all free)


Don Cuco Mexican Restaurant

Address: 3911 W Riverside Dr, Burbank, CA 91505
Phone: (818) 842-1123
Yelp link: (4 stars with 500+ reviews)

  • We’re fans of the enchiladas suizas because of the green tomatillo sauce
  • Wait time isn’t too bad, parking is relatively easy and overall a fun, lively Mexican spot


La Fogata Mexican Restaurant

Address: 5142 Van Nuys Blvd, Sherman Oaks, CA 91403
Phone: (818) 501-9065
Yelp link: (4 stars with 400+ reviews)

  • Nice, fast, casual Mexican spot with solid Horchata and wet style burritos


Tony’s Mexican Grill

Address: 12910 Magnolia Blvd, Ste F, Sherman Oaks, CA 91423
Phone: (818) 769-5754
Yelp link: (4 stars with 400+ reviews)

  • Another fast-casual Mexican gem in the Valley.  Nothing to write home about, but solid spot for a quick meal.

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