3 reasons you’ll love Los Amigos in Lakeview [Video]


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Enjoy tasty meals and great times at Los Amigos! (Nathan Watson / Bham Now)

Looking for a taste of authentic Mexican cuisine in Birmingham? Look no farther than Los Amigos, a popular Mexican restaurant located in the heart of Birmingham’s Lakeview District. Keep reading to learn more about what keeps guests coming back to this tasty restaurant!

Say hola to Los Amigos!

Since Los Amigos first opened in 1999, the popular Mexican restaurant has become a beloved part of Birmingham’s food scene. Originally located on Clairmont Avenue, Los Amigos recently moved to a bigger and better space in Lakeview.

“Guests love Los Amigos for our fast service, authentic flavors and—of course—our amazing margaritas!”

Manuel Rosas, Los Amigos

Haven’t visited Los Amigos yet? Here are three reasons you need to try it.

1. The menu items are delicioso

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When you sit down at a table in Los Amigos, you can expect great service and a delicious meal—no matter what dish you pick. According to Los Amigos owner Delia Hueramo, some of the most popular items on the menu are:

  • Quesabirria
  • Fajita Nachos
  • Chicken Tortilla Soup
  • Pollo Loco 

2. Los Amigos stocks cervezas, vino, flavored margaritas + more

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Los Amigos’ flavored margaritas. (Nathan Watson / Bham Now)

Whether you’re heading out for post-work drinks with friends or grabbing lunch with coworkers, Los Amigos has a drink for every occasion. In addition to a variety of cervezas (beer) and vino (wine), you’ll also find refreshing margaritas and piña coladas. Who can resist?

Fun Fact: Los Amigos now has a Mojito bar on their outdoor patio!

3. The Los Amigos staff will make you feel at home

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The Los Amigos staff will make you feel right at home. (Nathan Watson / Bham Now)

From the moment you enter Los Amigos to the moment you leave, the restaurant’s staff does everything they can to make sure you enjoy every second at Los Amigos. With fast and attentive service, the Los Amigos team is committed to ensuring each guest has a wonderful experience.

BONUS: Check out Los Amigos’ new menu items!

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What is your favorite dish at Los Amigos? (Nathan Watson / Bham Now)

In addition to beloved long-time menu items, the Los Amigos chefs are always thinking of new dishes to add to the lineup. Recently, Los Amigos added several new items, including:

  • Cochinita Pibil
  • Tamales Verdes
  • Menudo
  • Pozole Rojo
  • Pollo Asado
  • Cocktail De Camarón
  • Esquite
  • Camarones a la Cucaracha 
  • Carnitas
  • Sarapes
  • Shrimp Tortilla Soup 

Visit Los Amigos today

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Visit Los Amigos today! (Nathan Watson / Bham Now)

Whether you’re looking for a quick, delicious bite for lunch or want to sit down and enjoy an evening dinner with friends, Los Amigos is the perfect spot for any occasion.

Have you eaten at Los Amigos? What is your favorite item on the menu? Tag us @bhamnow to let us know!

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