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Jan 11, 2007 10:05 PM

Looks like Taqueria Chihuahua is FINALLY reopening!

I was walking past the location on Venice & Ingelwood that has had a small banner sign on it for the better part of 6 months, and I see they have installed a real sign on top of the building. I can only guess that they are finally getting close to reopening. Since my office is almost a stone's throw from there, looks like I won't be needing to take so many treks to Sanchez & Don Felix when I need my taco/burrito fix! I sure miss their salsa roja, al pastor burritos & tacos, & yummy nachos. Hopefully the new incarnation will be as good as the last one on Olympic, maybe even with some improvements like better service.


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  1. Hurrah!!! I can't wait to try it !:)


    1. Taqueria Sanchez really has been excellent in everything I've ordered there -- those tasty shrimp tacos, a piquant spiced al pastor, good succulent carnitas. Pleasant service, clean, happy!

      My new find on the westside is El Super Taco, in the former Mama Voula's space on the N/E corner of Santa Monica Blvd. and Brockton, a block or two east of Bundy. Good grilled tacos, very friendly, a very spicy habanero salsa along with the usual on the salsa bar, and they serve grilled onions with the dollar tacos.

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      1. re: nosh


        I find Sanchez way too salty across the board,(even the salsas suffer from salt overkill) although the shrimp tacos are certainly good.

        I tried El Super Taco a few weeks ago after reading Bandini's review and was terribly disappointed - everything was drowned in grease. I could have gone on an off day, so I may give it another try. Based on that one experience, though, I found Tacos Flama on Pico to be much better.