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A Quick Tip by jrjohnson

  • Aug 31, 2009
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Best Machaca and Eggs i've ever had, and i've tried a lot. Made my top restaurant list too. I had 7 straight 4th of july dinners at HB store
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review by . January 14, 2011
posted in MBlocal
Great food and even better catering!
The restaurants:      They have a few locations, but i prefer the original in Hermosa Beach on 26th street or so.  This was our 4th of July tradition for 8 years in a row.        When i'm craving some chips and spicy salsa and a beer, El Gringo is my go to. It's low key and very casual, but the food is great. Machaca and Eggs is my favorite #13 on the menu.  It's the best Machaca and Eggs I've ever had, and i've sampled quite …
Quick Tip by . January 18, 2011
Great food, fast and friendly service but the portions are huge, their tacos are the size of burritos.
Quick Tip by . January 18, 2011
If you're craving the greasy, cheese-laden variety of mexican - you'll love it! Ridiculously huge portions too. The Xcholti soup is the BEST, especially if you have a cold.
review by . March 05, 2010
posted in MBlocal
I was originally going to title this review "Machaca N Eggs, the cornerstone of any nutritious breakfast (or lunch, or dinner)" because I think El Gringo has some of the best Machaca anywhere (and this is coming from someone who's sampled Machaca everywhere from the finest restuarants in Cuernavaca to the gulliest stands in LA, from the Taqueria's of Guadalajara, to the fishing camps of Baja, from the ... well, you get the picture).  But I changed the title, because I didn't …
Quick Tip by . March 18, 2010
posted in MBlocal
i love machaca and eggs and El Gringo has the best in the southbay. maybe all of SoCal. love it.
Quick Tip by . March 05, 2010
posted in MBlocal
huge fan of the Xcholti soup! my go-to when feeling under the weather. great local vibe at all of their locations several so bay locations
Quick Tip by . August 31, 2009
I agree! Thanx for the adivice! Had the Machiaca&Eggs yesterday for the first time and it was good! Real good!
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El Gringo is authentic Mexican food served in a home town environment. It was established in Hermosa Beach, California in 1986. Local restaurateur Bill Graw had a vision when he saw the Hermosa Beach landmark El Gringo for sale in 2001. Authentic Mexican food and good service, along with a home town environment is what people want, he thought. Since then, El Gringo Mexican Restaurant has become wildly popular with locals and visitors alike. 
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Address: 921 N Sepulveda Blvd Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
Phone: (310) 372-6080
Hours: 11am - 9pm Daily
Website: www.elgringo.com
Cuisine: Mexican
Price: $$
Attire: Casual
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