About The Mexican Village in Silver Lake, Los Angeles
The Mexican Village, Mexican food restaurant near Silver Lake, Los Angeles, is a family run business headed by Abel Olivares Jr. and his sisters, Diana & Blanca. It was started by Abel Sr. in 1965. He has always been very ambitious and in pursuit of the American dream of free enterprise. He began his career with a small fast food business and worked evenings at five star restaurants. In 1965 he acquired his own restaurant, The Mexican Village.
The Mexican Village Restaurant and Club has been a hot spot of Los Angeles dancing. We have created a warm and comfortable Spanish atmosphere. Quality and service is our #1 priority.
The Mexican Village Restaurant menu comes from generations of family recipes handed down throughout the years by Abel Sr. and Dona Maria. These tasty mouthwatering dishes are a combination of Mom’s, Tia’s, Tio’s and Chef’s that truly create a traditional Mexican cuisine.
Our Chef Jesus Rivero is from Mexico City. Rivero’s talented creations translate a memorable experience. We also offer Oaxacan Moles prepared by Margarita, a native of Oaxaca, for your palette and enjoyment.
We hope you enjoy your meal and entertainment. We give you the best of both worlds – Great tasting food and low fat contents. We offer a full bar with over 42 different types of Tequilas to compliment your meals