We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Las Anitas

26 Olvera St, Los Angeles, CA 90012-2921
+1 213-623-1153
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“tortillas” (4 reviews)
“queso fresco” (2 reviews)
Closed Now
Mexican, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
26 Olvera St, Los Angeles, CA 90012-2921
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (46)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 39 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

Nice Mexican atmosphere in this family restaurant which you step down into with it's traditional decor. The serving staff are very courteous and patient, helping us with the menu, which has a plethora of Mexican dishes. Our meals were very tasty and the portions were...More

Review collected in partnership with ASUS 12 W8 IE Bookmark
Thank rosentel
Reviewed 20 August 2018

I had the shrimp in garlic sauce, and it was superb. There was *plenty* of garlic in the butter sauce. The plate comes with rice, beans, and tortilla. Service was fast and friendly. Great value for the money.

Thank jde1953
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

Had a wonderful visit to this little restaurant in LA. I had the combination tamale, enchilada, taco and the husband had carne asada burrito. We had white and red sangria. All were absolutely delicious and you get filled up! No frills restaurant but very comfortable...More

Thank LNess70
Reviewed 6 April 2018

Restaurant in basement of Historic Olvera Streets Italian Hall. This proved a very enjoyable place to eat having spent the previous 2 weeks cruising. There is a very welcoming family feel about this restaurant. Complimentary tacos and spicy salsa are provided while making your choice....More

Thank mervspain
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

This typical Mexican basement restaurant, is at the end of the touristy, but interesting, Mexican market on Olvera Street. It proved a good place for lunch. A dedicated lift from street level downstairs was easy for the wheelchair making this authentic place fully accessible. Once...More

Thank trencherman_10
Reviewed 12 December 2017

Las Anitas is at the end of the block on Olvera Street. It is underground, so you will walk down some stairs. The inside is super cute and festive looking. it is all very colorful. The food is traditional Mexican food and the menu has...More

Thank Elizabeth L
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

We were doing a “staycation” Saturday and were close to Los Angeles’ historic Olvera Street. I am so glad we decided to lunch here. Wonderful friendly service and delicious food at very reasonable prices! Well worth trying to find a parking spot nearby. Stop in...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

These were the best Carne Asada Fries I have ever had in the world. This made my visit to Los Angeles complete I cant wait to come back. Please stop by and try them with everything on them.

Thank BubbaWeston
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

My first visit to Olvera St was fun, but I was looking for a light lunch. I know I did not want something heavy. I found this little gem at the end of the street. I was able to order a breakfast dish and its...More

Thank Worldtraveller678
Reviewed 16 July 2017

My sister and brother-in-law brought us here when we went to visit them last weekend. And the food was so delicious! So fresh, flavorful and just yummy. The waitress was so patient with us, genuinely nice and professional. I definitely recommend!

Thank Vallin82
Nearby HotelsSee all 357 hotels in Los Angeles
Metro Plaza Hotel
426 reviews
.07 km away
Best Western Plus Dragon Gate Inn
597 reviews
.60 km away
Miyako Hotel Los Angeles
793 reviews
.95 km away
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Los Angeles Downtown
2 296 reviews
.96 km away
Nearby Restaurants
The Original Philippe
2 009 reviews
.19 km away
The Little Jewel of New Orleans
96 reviews
.23 km away
El Paseo Inn
148 reviews
.07 km away
Traxx Restaurant and Bar
104 reviews
.23 km away
Nearby Attractions
Union Station
1 629 reviews
.25 km away
Olvera Street
1 256 reviews
.29 km away
Avila Adobe
93 reviews
.14 km away
Chinese American Museum
23 reviews
.28 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Las Anitas staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 Olvera St, Los Angeles, CA 90012-2921
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Central L.A
  • Neighbourhood: Central L.A
  • Phone Number: +1 213-623-1153
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing