El Abajeño

4515 Inglewood Blvd.
Culver City, CA 90230
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Simone Paz


  • Sun.-Thu., 8 a.m.-8:30 p.m.; Fri.-Sat., 8 a.m.-9 p.m.
  • $
  • Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Beer/Wine
  • Takeout
  • Parking Lot Available
  • Reservations Not Accepted
The cornerstone of the menu at El Abajeño is its specialty burrito, a monstrous construction the size and shape of a shoebox: two huge tortillas wrapped around truly heroic portions of lettuce, rice, beans and meat. An El Abajeño burrito, the Westside’s answer to the mammoth beasts served at El Tepeyac in East L.A., could probably feed a family of six with leftovers for lunch the next day, though I have never seen one attacked by more than one hungry guy.

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