Rice and beans, a popular dish of Mexican culture, is much tastier and easier on the teeth than dice and beans, which merely intensifies the urge to move ahead a few spaces. Increase culinary chances with today's Groupon: for $7, you get $14 worth of authentic Mexican fare at Benny's Tacos & Rotisserie in Venice.
Benny's Tacos & Rotisserie serves up a menu of fresh, made-to-order Mexican dishes to please and intrigue south-of-the-border palates. Stop by in the morning and cheer up dour taste buds with a breakfast burrito made with farm-fresh scrambled eggs, hash browns, bacon, and homemade salsa ($5.95). Afternoon and evening diners may choose to peruse the menu for dishes such as the chili relleno combo, featuring roasted chilies stuffed with cheese and topped with homemade green or red salsa ($6.95), or burritos made with handmade tortillas and organic, spit-roasted meats such as carne asada, chicken, and lobster ($4.95–$9.75).
Benny's is open until 12 a.m., allowing late-night diners to stop by the window and catch fresh entrees such as gourmet fish tacos made with grilled or fried white sea bass or farm-raised organic shrimp ($2.50).
This authentic taqueria boasts healthy and delicious Mexican fare prepared in the truly authentic fashion. Customers can glance into the open kitchen and watch as their food is prepared from slow-roasted organic meats and fresh vegetables bought daily directly from farmers.
- If you like real, guacamole, with little chunks of tomato and onion, you’re going to love Benny’s. And the warm flour tortillas are as good as you’ll find this side of the border. – Scott Bridges, Culver City News
- The shrimp tacos are fantastic- especially with their special chipotle cream sauce. – Tara C., Yelp, 2/2/11
Benny’s Tacos and Chicken Rotisserie
Founded by connoisseurs of authentic Mexican street food, Benny’s Tacos and Chicken Rotisserie swaddles its premium meats and fresh vegetables with handmade tortillas. Diners can settle down with a menu in front of the open kitchen and watch the spinning rotisserie slowly roast chickens as the cooks finely dice beef, seafood, and vegetables. In addition to its savory entrees, Benny's also caters to sweet teeth by crafting house-made horchata and freshly shucked churros. A covered patio allows visitors to sit outdoors without having to worry about the prying gaze of the homesick Hubble telescope.
427 Lincoln Blvd.
Venice, California 90291Get Directions