Fine Foods of Mexico

We specialize in showcasing "The fine foods of Mexico". We serve family recipes handed down over generations using select cuts of meats, and choice seafood alongside season fresh vegetables. Our chefs prepare our dishes to render "traditional tastes, with fresh flavors" in every bite. We have a dedicated full bar area where we serve mixed cocktails, imported and domestic beers and our legendary and famous "Flaming Margarita". Coupled with live nightly music from a trio singing Mexican classics and with a dimly lit, sultry lighting; our romantic ambienece is unmatched.

Over the years we have annexed and expanded our restaurant and services, complete with our 2004 opening of El Compadre Restaurant 7 miles east of Hollywood located in the hip area of Echo Park and our newest addition opened in 2014 in the heart of Downtown Los Angeles across of Staples Center and Convention Center. Today, El Compadre Restaurant is still family owned and operated.

EST. 1975

Set on the trendy Sunset Blvd corridor, El Compadre Restaurant establishments are located to serve both the west and the east side of the city of Los Angeles. Romantic mood lighting, with the arts and crafts of Mexico mark the walls of our restaurants. Hand carved wood, with wrought iron chandelier lighting and rustic tiled roofs encompass our interior. The rustic charm of an upscale old world hacienda lends its feel to both individuals/couples or groups. Whether its enjoying our dedicated bar area serving full liquor drinks, to open space seating areas or spacious booth style dining or patio seating, our restaurant has the amenities to make every visit an enjoyable experience.

 


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Our clientele is a range of celebrities, to the regular person, and from families to couples or singles. Although we don't have an official dress code we always strive our patrons to look casual/trendy and feel Our clientele is a range of celebrities, to the regular person, and from families to couples or singles. Although we don't have an official dress code we always strive our patrons to look casual/trendy and feel comfortable. We have live nightly music from a trio singing traditional Mexican classics along with a knowledgeable and veteran staff. Come visit us and experience our legendary and world famous Flaming Margarita and delicious cuisine.

HOME OF THE FLAMING MARGARITAS

Every Plate, First Rate!

Over the years we have annexed and expanded our restaurant and services, complete with our 2004 opening of El Compadre Restaurant 7 miles east of Hollywood located in the hip area of Echo Park and our newest addition opened in 2014 in the heart of Downtown Los Angeles across of Staples Center and Convention Center. Today, El Compadre Restaurant is still family owned and operated.

TRADITIONAL AND FRESH

Our chefs prepare our dishes to render "traditional tastes, with fresh flavors" in every bite. We have a dedicated full bar area where we serve mixed cocktails, imported and domestic beers and our legendary and famous "Flaming Margarita". Coupled with live nightly music from a trio singing Mexican classics and with a dimly lit, sultry lighting; our romantic ambienece is unmatched.

FESTIVE AND COLORFUL

Always festive and colorful, Mexican cuisine melds the old world with the new world. Mixing pre-Colombian indian ancestry with the mix of Spanish European influences, Mexican cuisine is as diverse as its geographic abundance. Savory sauces, Choice cuts of meats and choice seafood with fresh vegetables and traditional refried beans and colored rice. We bring together dishes from various regions of Mexico.

LOCATIONS

El Compadre Hollywood

7408 Sunset Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90046
Phone. (323) 874-7924

El Compadre Echo Park

1449 W. Sunset Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90026
Phone. (323) 250-4505

El Compadre DTLA

1248 S. Figueroa St. #101, Los Angeles, CA 90015
Phone. (213) 749-0025

     

HOURS OF OPERATION

HOURS: 11:00am-2:00am
DOWNTOWN HAPPY HOUR: 4:00pm-7:00pm
DOWNTOWN REVERSE HAPPY HOUR: 10:00pm-1:00am