Mariscos Jalisco

Stories about Mariscos Jalisco

2022's 101 Best Restaurants in L.A. guide is almost here

Bill Addison • Los Angeles Times • December 3, 2022

Every July since 2019, I go for a solo lunch at Mariscos Jalisco, where Raul Ortega has been parking his white lonchera along Olympic Boulevard in Boyle Heights for more than 20 years. The meal is a ritual. It kicks off for me the task of creating

smirk as I exclaimed over these twin quarter-moons and their perfection of contrasts. They really are an ideal introductory taste of Los Angeles. I now bring visitors (and uninitiated Angelenos) to Mariscos Jalisco often. Tacos dorados de camarones at

Make your way through the 101 Best Restaurants list at these affordable places to eat

Bill Addison, Patricia Escárcega • Los Angeles Times • December 20, 2019

Angeles Times) Mariscos Jalisco (61) For nearly 20 years Raul Ortega has sold tacos, aguachiles and ceviches out of his Boyle Heights mariscos truck on Olympic Boulevard. Anyone moving to Los Angeles and looking for a defining lunch on their first day

/mariscosjalisco Shrimp tacos from Mariscos Jalisco. (Mariah Tauger / Los Angeles Times) Carnitas El Momo (65) Anyone who lives in Los Angeles and partakes of pig should know the splendor of El Momo’s carnitas mixta taco at least once. The Acosta family sometimes

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Bill Addison • Los Angeles Times • April 3, 2020

, (310) 559-4732, Mariscos Jalisco It has long been popular for food writers to suggest that Raul Ortega’s shrimp tacos, blazing from the fryer with a cooling overlay of avocado and salsa, might be the first or most essential dish for

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Coronavirus sends L.A.'s beloved taco trucks into survival mode

Patricia Escárcega • Los Angeles Times • March 26, 2020

, many of the city’s popular taco vendors are fighting for their livelihoods. The crowds have vanished at Mariscos Jalisco as seen Monday. (Mariah Tauger / Los Angeles Times) Raul Ortega, who operates Boyle Heights’ Mariscos Jalisco food truck with

eating for locals and visitors. “We have a unique product and customers that support us,” he said. Mariscos Jalisco’s popular tacos dorados de camaron. (Mariah Tauger / Los Angeles Times) On the night that the “Safer at Home” mandate was announced, Ortega

Review: Poncho's Tlayudas serves one of L.A.’s defining dishes

Bill Addison • Los Angeles Times • April 28, 2022

week,” he said. Yes. We all have places we take people to say, “This is the Los Angeles I love.” A few of mine include Mariscos Jalisco for tacos dorados de camarón, République for pastries and Ototo for sake and fried snacks. A tlayuda con tres carnes

New event brings L.A.'s best taqueros and taqueras to Downtown L.A.

Jenn Harris • Los Angeles Times • October 21, 2020

three surf and turf nights inspired by Esparza's recent northern Mexican taco crawl. Mariscos Jalisco will make shrimp tacos while Tacos El Ruso will make carne asada. The third week in the series will feature chef Priscilla Curiel of San Ysidro's

Best food gifts for the 2020 holidays: Treats, gear, classes

Jenn Harris, Patricia Escárcega, Bill Addison, Ben Mims, Lucas Kwan Peterson, Garrett Snyder, Alice Short • Los Angeles Times • October 30, 2020

their senses one by one. Smell and taste go first, which causes significant issues for Michael (McGregor), a Glasgow chef. Understand why we are recommending this now? $12.99 | 👉 Purchase here Mariscos Jalisco caps Mariscos Jalisco is one of the city’s

A Trip Down West Adams Boulevard, One of L.A.’s Most Delicious Dining Drags

Hailey Eber • Los Angeles Magazine • December 9, 2019

Media Luna, stuffed with chopped shrimp and scallops, conjures the iconic taco de camaron from Mariscos Jalisco. Late hours—it’s open till 2 a.m. Friday and Saturday nights—and ample outdoor seating add to the fun. Delicious Pizza Mike Ross—cofounder of

Newsletter: Countdown to the 101 Best Restaurants in Los Angeles

Patricia Escárcega • Los Angeles Times • December 7, 2019

(and stomachs). We started at Guisados in Boyle Heights, where we ordered one (or maybe two) of every taco. Next up, a nightcap of shrimp-stuffed tacos at the Mariscos Jalisco truck on Olympic Boulevard. The following morning, having overslept, we lined

The best Mexican restaurants from The Los Angeles Times' 101: 2020 edition

Bill Addison, Patricia Escárcega • Los Angeles Times • December 18, 2020

crunch, half suppleness, with tender, creamy middles. Don’t leave without trying shrimp-stuffed empanadas, crispy-edged with a hot molten center. When I hear any mention of Olympic Boulevard, my mind immediately leaps to the Mariscos Jalisco food truck

. Somehow the shrimp are impossibly springy, creamier than you remember, and the crisp shell dampened by rough-chopped tomatoes, onions and slivers of ripe avocado. There is more to Mariscos Jalisco than crunchy shrimp tacos, of course — the aguachile is