TINGA - LaBrea

Modern Mexican

Great Modern Mexican Restaurant in Southern California. Tinga serves only the freshest ingredients with a huge selection of craft beers.

SMALL PLATES, SNACKS & SIDES

GUACAMOLE  |  9.00
Fresh avocado mashed with pico de gallo, lime topped with chipotle salsa & cotija

TRES SALSA TASTING  |  9.50
two salsas and guacamole

CHICKENWINGS“FLANCOSFRITOS”  |  9.25
With ginger,soy, serrano and habanero crema

DOUBLE DIP  |  8.95
With pepita cilantro hummus and black bean, crema and pico de gallo

MUSHROOM PUPUSAS  |  11.50
Three mushroom pupusas filled with wild and tame mushrooms, black beans and Oaxaca cheese, finished with chips, chipotle salsa and guacamole

ELOTE ESPECIAL  |  6.50
Grilled sweet corn, lime, crema, chili, poblano puree

CAULIFLOWER “RICE”  |  5.50
Grated cauliflower, sautéed onion, cilantro, crispy quinoa

BORRACHOBEANS  |  6.50
Blackbeans,NegraModelo,braisedkale, chorizo and carnitas bits, topped with salsa macha and cotija

ARROZ CON CREMA  |  6.00
Creamy rice with salsa verde, pickled onion

REFRIED PINTO BEANS  |  4.50
With two salsas

SALADS

ARUGULA  |  11.35
Mango and Jicama, Salad with Yuzu Piquillo Vinaigrette and Crispy Quinoa [Vegan]

CHICKEN TINGA  |  13.75
Refried Beans with Shredded Lettuce, Chicken Tinga, Guacamole, Pickled Cabbage Crema, Quesco Fresco and Pico de Gallo

CITRUS SALAD  |  10.00
Fresh Orange, Jicama, Persian Cucumber and Mandarin Salad with Lime,Agave Syrup and Cilantro [vegan]

*Add Steak 8.00 | Add Pulled Beer Can Chicken 6.00

TORTAS

CHICKEN TINGA   |   12.25
Shredded lettuce, pickled onion, chicken tinga, refried beans, guacamole, queso fresco and chipotle salsa

BRAISED SHORT RIB  |  13.25
Refried beans, papas bravas, crema, pickled cabbage, salsa verde and queso fresco

PORK LOIN  |  12.00
Organic, cumin-rubbed pork loin, poblano chiles, refried beans, pepper jack cheese, and ahogada salsa

DOWNTOWN DOG TORTA  |  12.50
Boar's Head all-beef dog, Nueske bacon, grilled onions and jalapeños, cheddar, ketchup, mustard

CARNITAS

MEXICAN COCA-COLA BRAISED CARNITAS
Cilantro & onion, guajillo-pineapple salsa, serrano avocado sauce, chicharrones, and hand-pressed tortillas

1/2 POUND CARNITAS    |   15.75
with 6 TORTILLAS

1 POUND CARNITAS   |   21.95
with 12 TORTILLAS 

CARNITAS SPECIAL
Every day 4:00-7:00pm
1/2 lb Carnitas and a Big Corona $19.00

QUESADILLAS

With guacamole, cotija & pico de gallo

MUSHROOM  |  11.75
Wild and tame mushroom pate, monterey jack

STEAK AND MUSHROOM  |  16.50
Prime flat iron steak, mushroom pate, jack cheese

CHICKEN TINGA  | 13.50
Corn, chipotle, lemon brined chicken and chicken TINGA, cilantro, roasted peppers.

BLACK BEAN & GOAT CHEESE  |  11.25
Black beans, goat cheese and jack cheese

POTATO AND CHORIZO QUESADILLA  |  13.50
With chorizo and papas bravas

TACOS

CHICKEN TINGA  |  9.35
Chipotle steeped shredded chicken with lettuce, crema, cotija and pickled red onions

MEXICAN COCA COLA BRAISED CARNITAS  |  10.50
With chicharrones, guajillo pineapple salsa and avocado serrano sauce

BRAISED SHORT RIB  |  12.05
Ginger and shiitake marinated CAB short rib with salsa verde and pickled red cabbage, suegra salsa, papas bravas, pickled peppers, queso fresco, and crema

PAPAS BRAVAS  |  8.75
Mashed bashed and smashed potatoes with pasilla rajas, pickled peppers, queso fresco and “ Mother in Law” salsa

BEER CAN CHICKEN AND ORGANIC KALE  |  10.75
With Salsa Cruda And Queso Fresco

GRILLED CUMIN & THYME RUBBED YUCATAN PORK   |  9.80
Roasted and grilled with poblanos, pepper jack cheese and ahogado salsa

SHREDDED BEEF AND PIQUILLO PEPPER  |  12.25
With Queso Fresco, Pico De Gallo And Brave Man Salsa.

SINGLE TACO |  5.25 each

TWO TACO COMBO  |  15.25
Two tacos, home made refried beans, arroz con crema

BURRITOS & BOWLS

CHICKEN TINGA  |  12.75
Chipotle steeped shredded chicken, shredded lettuce, guacamole, pico de gallo, black beans, crema, pickled red onion, queso fresco and cheddar jack cheese

PRIME FLAT IRON STEAK  |  16.50
Pico de gallo, peppers, shredded lettuce, guacamole and queso fresco

CHICKEN MOLE  |  12.75
Home made mole, salsa negra, beer can chicken, avocado, black and refried beans, cheddar, pico de gallo

COCHINITA PIBIL  |  12.15
Orange and achiote marinated pork, black beans, roasted corn, arroz con crema, pickled red onions, cochinita salsa and habanero salsa

YUCATAN PORK  |  12.00
Marinated and cumin rubbed pork loin with pasillas, pepper jack, queso fresco, black and refried beans and salsa ahogada

CHILI RELLENO  |  12.25
Queso fresco stuffed pasilla peppers with arroz con crema, refried beans, chipotle salsa and pico de gallo

BRC  |  11.65
Blackbeans,refriedbeans,roastedcorn,cauliflowerrice pico de gallo, shredded lettuce and queso fresco

CAULIFLOWER “RICE”  |  11.50
With black and refried beans, guacamole, kale and pico de gallo [vegan].

SHREDDED BEEF  |  13.75
Braised and shredded prime tri tip with refried beans, cream, cheddar jack, salsa negra and pickled onions

NACHOS

COCHINITA PIBIL  |  13.25
Orange and achiote marinated pork with habanero salsa, monterey jack, guacamole, pico de gallo, pickled red onions and queso fresco.  LA's best nachos 3 year running

CHICKEN TINGA  |  13.50
Chicken TINGA, tortilla chips, crema, pico de gallo, pickled red onion, cheddar jack cheese and guacamole.Topped with queso fresco

BLACK BEAN & GOAT CHEESE  |  12.25
Jack cheese, goat cheese, black beans, guacamole and pico de gallo, roasted peppers, pickled red onion, roasted pasilla peppers, queso fresco 

DESSERT

CHURROS  |  7.50
Classic, crispy churros rolled in cinnamon-sugar with
home made sweet and salty caramel