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Looking for El Salvadorian food in the Valley

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sparklegem Mar 30, 2008 12:44 PM

Any suggestions of where to get El Salvadorian food in the Valley?

  1. JackonCrack Mar 30, 2008 01:58 PM

    er, SF or SG?

    1. Das Ubergeek Mar 31, 2008 10:46 AM

      Assuming you mean the San Fernando Valley and not the San Gabriel Valley, I like Pupuseria del Valle on Victory in Burbank.

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        sparklegem Mar 31, 2008 05:30 PM

        San Fernando Valley. We live in Porter Ranch. Anything near there?

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          Heidi Mar 31, 2008 06:13 PM

          We also live in Porter Ranch and have accepted that we need to drive to get good food although there are some decent (not outstanding) local places/things we eat.

          There is a Salvadorean place at Tampa and Roscoe that was pretty good when we tried it about 18 months ago.

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            sparklegem Apr 13, 2008 09:25 PM

            Heidi,
            I think that I discovered you El Salvadorian restaurant by accident. Is it called Belen? I was there last week and it is was terrific! Excellent pupusa and had the plate of the day. Oh! And the banana bread was out of this world!! It was similar to pound cake. It had carmelized plantains on top. The owner was super nice and helpful!! It will be a regular stop for us.

        2. streetgourmetla Apr 14, 2008 01:08 AM

          In Van Nuys there are Metapan, Mi Ranchito, and Mi Casita for your El Salvadorean needs.

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