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Enjoy fresh Quality -
Authentic mexican dishes
for over 65 years!

Please call for current availability: 818-985-4654

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A: 4410 Lankershim Blvd. North Hollywood, CA 91602

Happy Hour Monday - Friday: 03:00pm - 06:00pm

Sun - Thu
11am - 9pm
Fri - Sat
11am - 10pm

Happy hour monday - friday: 03:00pm - 06:00pm

a: 4410 Lankershim Blvd. North Hollywood, CA 91602

Our opening times

Sun - Thu
11am - 9pm
Fri - Sat
11am - 10pm

Please call for reservations - 818 985 4654

818 985 4654

Delicious Mexican Cuisine in North Hollywood

Here at Ernie’s Mexican Restaurant in North Hollywood, our kitchen creates the most delicious and authentic Mexican cuisine. For over 65 years, we have become the go-to spot for mouthwatering Mexican cuisine in the San Fernando Valley and Burbank area. Our extensive menu offers a diverse assortment of delectable Mexican dishes, such as wet burritos, a variation of tacos, fajitas, tamales, tampiqueñas, and much more.

If you’re craving traditional Mexican food, our talented chefs can cook just about anything, including pozole, chilaquiles, albondigas soup, tacos de papa, and even chiles rellenos. From our excellent customer service, exceptional Mexican food and friendly setting, Ernie’s Mexican Restaurant will exceed all of your expectations.

Scrumptious Tacos, Tamales, Burritos, and Other Traditional Mexican Food

With Ernie’s Mexican Restaurant, each Mexican dish is prepared with the highest quality ingredients and care. There is absolutely no lard in any of our dishes. From homemade tortilla chips, well-seasoned meats, a burrito smothered in melted jack cheese and mild red sauce, to our delicious margaritas, you can always enjoy an authentic Mexican dish at Ernie’s Mexican Restaurant. We only use the freshest components to create the best Mexican meal for our customers’ enjoyment.

Visit Ernie’s Mexican Restaurant during lunch hours or after work, our affordable lunch menu and excellent happy hour menu will keep both your wallet and taste buds happy and satisfied. Along with a fully stocked bar, live music entertainment is available on Friday and Saturday evenings. Dine with Ernie’s Mexican Restaurant and experience the taste of heaven.

Desayunos

#50 STEAK AND EGGS

Rib-eye steak cooked to order, served with refried beans and Mexican rice or French fries. Tortillas served upon request. 

21.95
#51 SPANISH OMELETTE

A delicious omelette made with cheese and topped with our ranchera sauce, tomato, and green onion, all served with refried beans, Mexican rice, and your choice of tortillas. 

11.75
#52 HUEVOS RANCHEROS

Two fried eggs (sunny-side up) served on a corn tortilla, and topped with our mild ranchera sauce, tomato, and green onion, all served with refried beans, Mexican rice, and your choice of tortillas. 

11.75
Chorizo con Huevo
#53 CHORIZO CON HUEVO

Mild Mexican sausage combined with scrambled egg and chopped white onion, served with refried beans, Mexican rice, and tortillas. 

11.95
#54 HUEVOS A LA GRINGO

Papas compuestas (potatoes) mixed with Chile Ortega, tomatoes, onion, a pinch of oregano and scrambled with eggs, topped with our mild salsa and served alongside refried beans, Mexican rice, and tortillas. 

11.75
#55 MACHACA CON HUEVO

Eggs, shredded beef, onions, and bell peppers, scrambled and served with refried beans and Mexican rice. Served with tortillas upon request. 

13.95
Carnitas con Eggs
#56 CARNITAS CON EGGS

Pork carnitas and two eggs served sunny side up, with refried beans, Mexican rice, and tortillas.

15.25
CHILAQUILES CON EGGS

Fried tortillas combined with scrambled eggs, red salsa, onions, oregano, and cotija cheese, served with refried beans and Mexican rice. 

12.25

Appetizers

#57 NACHOS

Crisp tostaditas topped with melted cheese and pico de gallo. 

8.25
#58 PANCHOS

Corn chips, topped with melted cheese and refried beans, covered with your choice of chile con carne pork, shredded beef, or shredded chicken, and heated with bits of green onions, tomato, jalapeno, and sour cream. 

14.25
Guacamole en su Concha
#59 GUACAMOLE EN SU CONCHA

Delicious avocado dip garnished with shredded lettuce, bits of onion, diced tomato, a dash of cilantro and lime juice, sprinkled with Monterey Jack cheese, and topped with a scoop of sour cream. 

11.95
#60 QUESADILLA

Two flour tortillas, filled with melted Monterey Jack cheese, and finished with a scoop of sour cream, tomato, and chile jalapeño. 

10.95
Ernie's Botana Platter
#66 ERNIE’S BOTANA

(1) Chicken flauta, (1) beef flauta, (2) beef taquitos, (1) mini quesadilla, (4) albondigas, all served with a scoop of guacamole and a portion of refried beans.

16.75
#67 HALF ORDER OF GUACAMOLE

Our delicious avocado dip, made with tomato, onions, cilantro, and a dash of lime. A house favorite! 

7.95

Lunch specials

#12 PLATILLO MEXICANO

Your choice of one of the following items:

Cheese enchilada, hard shell taco (beef, chicken, or potato), chile relleno, chicken or potato flauta, or a cheese enchilada ranchera. Served with Mexican rice and refried beans.

 

10.95
Chicken Fajitas
#70 FAJITAS (CHICKEN OR BEEF)

Chicken, beef, or our veggie fajitas, grilled with bell peppers, onions, squash, tomatoes, and served with Mexican rice, refried beans, and your choice of corn or flour tortillas.

10.95
#75 MINI SKYLAB BURRITO (BEEF OR CHICKEN)

A large flour tortilla, filled with your choice of beef, chicken, or pork, refried beans, Mexican rice, Monterey Jack cheese, lettuce, tomatoes, and topped with our mild red sauce (beef) or ranchera sauce (chicken or pork), chopped green onion, tomato bits, and melted cheese. Comes with a scoop of sour cream.

 

10.95
#80 GIANT CHICKEN TOSTADA

A giant tostada, layered with shredded chicken, refried beans, lettuce, Monterey Jack cheese, our mild red sauce, tomatoes, green onion, and sour cream. (Tostada is a fried, flat, corn tortilla.)

10.95
#81 TACO SALAD

Iceberg lettuce, topped with grilled chicken or carne asada, tomatoes, olives, and Monterey Jack cheese. (Add beans for 1.00 extra. Salad not served in shell.) 

10.95
#85 TACO DE PESCADO (1)

A fresh breaded or grilled fish taco, wrapped in two corn tortillas, topped with lettuce, Monterey Jack cheese, pico de gallo salsa, and served with pinto beans and Mexican rice.

10.95
#1 TACO AND ENCHILADA

A hard-shell chicken, beef, or potato taco topped with shredded lettuce, Monterey Jack cheese, and a mild salsa, and a cheese enchilada smothered in our mild red sauce, topped with chopped green onion and tomato bits. (Chicken tacos also garnished with tomato.) Served with Mexican rice and refried beans.

 

11.95
Cheese Enchiladas Rancheras
#2 CHEESE ENCHILADAS RANCHERAS

Two cheese enchiladas, smothered with our ranchera sauce, topped with diced tomato, green onions, and sour cream. Comes with refried beans and Mexican rice. (Add 1.00 each for chicken, pork, or beef.) 

11.95
#3 OVEN RED BURRITO

A large flour tortilla, stuffed with chile con carne (beef), cheese and refried beans, and topped with bits of tomato, green onion, melted Monterey Jack cheese and our mild red sauce. Comes with a side of Mexican rice and refried beans.

11.95
#4 OVEN GREEN BURRITO

A large flour tortilla, stuffed with your choice of shredded chicken or chile verde (pork), cheese and refried beans, topped with bits of tomato, green onion, melted Monterey Jack cheese, sour cream, and our mild ranchera sauce. Comes with a side of Mexican rice and refried beans.

 

11.95
#5 BURRITO DE CARNE ASADA

A large flour tortilla, filled with strips of carne asada, lettuce, tomato, and Monterey Jack cheese, topped with diced tomato, green onion, melted cheese, and our red and guacamole sauces. Comes with a side of Mexican rice and refried beans.

 

11.95
#6 SHREDDED BEEF TAQUITOS

Two deep fried corn tortillas, rolled and stuffed with shredded chicken or beef, served with guacamole sauce and sour cream. Comes with a side of Mexican rice and refried beans.

11.95
Two Hard Shell Tacos
#7 TWO HARD SHELL TACOS (CHICKEN, BEEF, OR POTATO)

Two tacos filled with your choice of chicken, beef, or potato, topped with shredded lettuce, Monterey Jack cheese, and our mild red salsa. (Chicken tacos come garnished with tomato bits.) Comes with a side of Mexican rice and refried beans.

11.95

Kids menu

Hamburger Kids Meal
Kids menu (comes with Mexican rice and refried beans or French fries. Dine-in only.)
  • Cheese Enchilada
  • Bean and Cheese Burrito
  • Beef Taquito
  • Hamburger

 

8.95

Seafood / Mariscos

#27 GRINGO’S SPECIAL

Two krabmeat or shrimp enchiladas, topped with sliced avocado, tomato, and chopped green onion, served with Mexican rice, refried beans and a scoop of sour cream.

19.75
Deluxe Shrimp
#28 DELUXE SHRIMP

Breaded shrimp, served with avocado slices, cocktail sauce, Mexican rice, and refried beans. 

19.25
Halibut Filet a la Plancha
#29 HALIBUT FILET A LA PLANCHA

A charbroiled halibut steak, topped with sauteed bell peppers, tomatoes, and onions, served alongside Mexican rice, refried beans, and your choice of corn or flour tortillas. 

22.95
#30 HALIBUT FILET AL MOJO DE AJO

A halibut steak, seasoned with garlic, salt, bits of green onion, and cilantro, all sauteed in butter, and served to you on a steaming platter. Served with Mexican rice, refried beans, and corn or flour tortillas. 

22.95
#31 CAMARONES RANCHEROS

Shrimp sautéed with bell peppers, tomatoes, onions, chile pasilla, and cilantro, served with rice, beans, and your choice of corn or flour tortillas. 

20.95
#32 COCTEL DE CAMARON

A sundae glass filled with a hearty serving of shrimp, diced avocado, tomato, onion, and cilantro in a mild red sauce, and finished with a squeeze of lemon. Served with saltine crackers. 

19.95
#33 CAMARONES AL MOJO DE AJO

Delicious garlic sauteed shrimp, garnished with cilantro, served with Mexican rice, refried beans, and your choice of flour or corn tortillas. 

20.95

Carne / Meats

Carne Asada
#22 CARNE ASADA

Rib-eye steak, charbroiled to your desire, served with our house guacamole, grilled scallion onions and tortillas. Comes with Mexican rice and refried beans. 

22.95
#25 CARNITAS DE PUERCO

Fried chunks of marinated pork, served with pico de gallo, our house guacamole and warm tortillas. Served with Mexican rice and refried beans. 

19.75

Ensaladas y sopas

#61 ENSALADA COMPUESTA

Crispy iceberg lettuce topped with shredded cheese, black olives, tomatoes, and your choice of dressing. 

6.95
Ensalada de Aguacate y Camaron en su Concha
#63 ENSALADA DE AGUACATE Y CAMARON EN SU CONCHA

A tossed green salad topped with shrimp, slices of avocado, tomato, black olives, drizzled with your choice of dressing, all nestled in a crispy shell.

17.95
#64 TACO SALAD EN SU CONCHA

Mixed green salad, topped with strips of carne asada, shredded cheese, tomato, black olives, Mexican rice, and refried beans, all served in a crispy shell. Includes choice of sour cream or guacamole. 

14.25
Ensalada en su Concha
#65 ENSALADA EN SU CONCHA

A tossed green salad, topped with your choice of tuna or grilled chicken, avocado, shredded cheese, tomatoes, black olives, Mexican rice, refried beans, and served in a crispy tortilla shell. 

14.95
Albondigas Soup
#68 ALBONDIGAS SOUP

(Beef or Chicken Meatballs) Our specially seasoned meatballs, served in a hot broth, with cabbage, celery, carrots, green beans, corn, tomatoes, onions, and served with a side of rice.

10.25
#68VL VEGETABLE SOUP
9.75
#69 CHICKEN SOUP

Tender pieces of chicken, served in a hot broth, with cabbage, celery, carrots, green beans, corn, tomatoes, onions, and served with a side of rice. 

10.25
#69PL POZOLE

A Mexican tradition! Chicken, hominy, cabbage, onion, oregano and crushed chili flakes, served in a delicious broth. 

12.25
#69T TORTILLA SOUP

Shredded chicken in our delicious chile guajillo and tomato based broth, topped with tortilla strips, Monterey Jack cheese, and avocado chunks. 

12.95
#68S, #69S, #68VS

Smaller versions of our albondigas, chicken, or vegetable soups. Do not include rice. 

7.25, 7.25, 6.75

Fajitas

#36 BEEF, CHICKEN or LEMON CHICKEN
19.25
#37 VEGGIE
15.25
#38 SHRIMP
20.95
Mar y Tierra
#39 MAR Y TIERRA

(Shrimp & Beef or Chicken)

22.95
Parillada
# 34 PARILLADA

(serving for 2 persons) Sauteed garlic shrimp, strips of chicken and rib eye steak, topped with red onions and oregano, and served on a sizzling skillet.

38.95

Lunch and dinner combos

#8 COMBO - SMALL APPETITE

(Choice of any one item below)

13.95
Combo Medium Appetite
#9 COMBO - MEDIUM APPETITE

(Choice of any two items below)

16.95
#10 COMBO - LARGE APPETITE

(Choice of any three items below)  

19.95
  • Hard Shell Taco (Beef or Chicken)
  • Tamale (Beef or Chicken),
  • Chile Relleno
  • Enchilada (Cheese, Chicken, or Pork)
  • Taquitos (2, Chicken or Beef)
  • Tostada (Beans, Chicken or Beef)
  • Chicken Flauta (1)
  • Beef Chimichanga (1)
Pechuga de Pollo a la Plancha
#41 PECHUGA DE POLLO A LA PLANCHA

A grilled chicken breast filet, topped with salsa ranchera, a grilled jalapeño pepper, and served with your choice of flour or corn tortillas. Comes with Mexican rice and refried beans. 

17.95
Flautas
#42 (2) CHICKEN FLAUTAS OR (2) BEEF CHIMICHANGAS

Shredded chicken or beef, mixed with bits of tomato, onion, and bell pepper, rolled into flour tortillas and deep fried. Comes with a scoop of sour cream and guacamole sauce. 

16.75
#43 ENCHILADAS RANCHERAS

Two cheese enchiladas, smothered in our salsa ranchera, topped diced tomato, green onion, and melted cheese. Comes with a scoop of sour cream and guacamole, Mexican rice and refried beans. 

17.25
#44 TACOS DE PAPA

Two specially seasoned hard-shell potato and onion tacos, topped with shredded lettuce, Monterey Jack cheese, and our mild red salsa, all served alongside Mexican rice and refried beans. 

15.25
#45 CARNE ASADA, GRILLED CHICKEN, OR CARNITAS TACOS (3)

Your choice of carne asada, carnitas, or grilled chicken, wrapped in warm corn tortillas, and topped with shredded lettuce, Monterey Jack cheese, and pico de gallo. Comes with a serving of Mexican rice and refried beans. 

19.95
#46 ERNIE’S GRILLED CHICKEN OR CARNE ASADA ENCHILADAS

Grilled chicken enchiladas (topped with ranchera sauce), or carne asada enchiladas (topped with red sauce), garnished with chopped green onion and tomato, served alongside pinto beans and Mexican rice, and a scoop of sour cream. 

18.95
#47A LA TAMPIQUEÑA

Rib-eye steak topped with grilled scallion onions, and a cheese enchilada smothered in our red sauce and garnished with tomato and green onion bits, served with a side of guacamole, rice, beans, and your choice of corn or flour tortillas. 

24.95
#47B LA TAMPIQUEÑA SPECIAL

Strips of specially marinated flap meat steak served with a cheese enchilada smothered in our red sauce and garnished with tomato and green onion bits. Comes with a side of Mexican rice, refried beans, and your choice of corn or flour tortillas. 

18.25
Skylab Burrito
#35 SKYLAB BURRITO

A giant sized flour tortilla, filled with your choice of chile con carne (pork or beef) or shredded chicken, and layered with refried beans, Mexican rice, shredded lettuce, tomato, green onion, and topped with our red sauce (beef) or ranchera sauce (pork or chicken), chopped tomato, green onion, and melted cheese. Comes with a side of guacamole and sour cream. 

17.95
#40 FISH TACOS (2)

Deep fried breaded OR grilled fish wrapped in warm corn tortillas, and layered with lettuce, Monterey Jack cheese, and pico de gallo. Grilled fish tacos include sautéed chopped green squash and special seasoning. Served with Mexican rice and refried beans. 

16.95
#40B TACOS DE CAMARON (2)

Shrimp sautéed with tomato, onion and cilantro, wrapped in warm corn tortillas, and topped with shredded lettuce, pico de gallo, all served with Mexican rice and refried beans. 

19.75

A la carte

A - Enchilada (Beef or Chicken)

Chicken, beef, or pork, wrapped in a corn tortilla, smothered in our red enchilada sauce (beef) or ranchera sauce (chicken, pork), topped with melted cheese, chopped green onion, and tomato.

5.75
B - Hard Shell Taco (Shredded Beef, Ground Beef, Chicken, Potato)

Your choice of ground beef, shredded beef, shredded chicken, or seasoned potato, stuffed in a crispy fried tortilla, and topped with shredded lettuce, Monterey Jack cheese, and our house salsa. Chicken tacos also come topped with chopped tomato. 

5.50
C - Cheese Enchilada

A corn tortilla stuffed with Monterey Jack cheese, heated to perfection and smothered in our red enchilada sauce, topped with cheese, chopped green onion and tomato. 

5.50
D - Two Taquitos

Two corn tortillas stuffed with your choice of shredded beef or chicken, and deep fried to crispy perfection. Served with a side of guacamole sauce. 

5.75
E - Tamale (Chicken or Beef)

A warm tamale, stuffed with chunks of beef or shredded chicken, and covered in our red sauce (beef) or ranchera sauce (chicken), and sprinkled with cheese, chopped tomato and green onion bits. 

5.75
Ceviche Tostada
F - Ceviche Tostada

A crispy, flat tortilla shell, topped with a mix of shrimp, white fish, krab meat, onions, tomato, cilantro, a splash of lime juice, and garnished with a side of lettuce and sliced avocado. 

11.95
G - Chile Relleno

An Anaheim bell pepper, stuffed with Monterey Jack cheese, egg battered and deep fried, all topped with our salsa ranchera, Monterey Jack cheese, diced tomato and green onion. 

6.50
H - Burrito (Chicken, Beef, or Pork)

A large flour tortilla, stuffed with your choice of meat, cheese and refried beans, topped with our red or ranchera sauces, cheese, and bits of tomato and green onion. 

7.95
I - Soft Taco (1) (Carne Asada, Breaded Fish, Grilled Fish, Grilled Chicken, Carnitas)

Your choice of carne asada, carnitas, or grilled chicken, wrapped in two corn tortillas, and topped with shredded lettuce, Monterey Jack cheese, and pico de gallo. 

5.75
J - Beef or Chicken Tostada

A flat corn tostada, topped with beef or chicken, refried beans, lettuce, tomato, green onion, Monterey Jack cheese, and finished off with a drizzle of our mild red sauce. 

8.75
L - Burrito (Chicken, Beef, or Pork)

A large flour tortilla, filled with your choice of meat, Monterey Jack cheese, smothered with our red sauce (beef) or ranchera sauce (chicken, pork), and topped with melted cheese, diced tomato and green onion.

8.95
M - Hamburger with French Fries

An American favorite! Comes with lettuce, tomato, and thousand island dressing

9.25 (Add Cheese For 1.00)
N - One Flauta (Beef or Chicken)

Shredded chicken or shredded beef, mixed with bits of tomato, onion, and bell pepper, rolled into a flour tortilla and fried. Served with guacamole sauce and sour cream. Also available with potato. (V)

6.25
O - Carne Asada Burrito

A large flour tortilla, filled with strips of carne asada, lettuce, tomato, and Monterey Jack cheese, topped with diced tomato, green onion, melted cheese, and our red and guacamole sauces.

11.50

Side orders

Corn Tortillas
1.25
Flour Tortillas
1.50
Refried Beans with Melted Cheese
4.95
Mexican Rice
4.95
Sour Cream or Shredded Cheese
1.45
French Fries
4.75
Chips & Salsa

Small (8 oz), Medium (16 oz), Large (32 oz)

4.75, 9.50, 19.00

Popular drinks

Cadillac Margarita
Cadillac Margarita
Mango Margarita
Regular or Flavored Margaritas:

Peach, Mango, Strawberry, Pineapple, Melon or Banana.

Pina Colada
Piña Colada:

Our house-made pina colada, in single or double sizes!

Assorted Mexican Beers

Carta Blanca

Corona

Corona Light

Dos Equis (Amber and Lager)

Modelo

Negra Modelo

Pacifico

Tecate ( available in can and draught)

Victoria

Mexican Kamikaze:
Mojitos:

Regular, Strawberry, Raspberry, Peach, Coconut, Mango

Mexican Hangover:

Come by and try it out for yourself!

Skinny Margaritas

Made with agave nectar and fresh lime juice.

Cosmopolitan Martini
Tequila Punch
Michelada
Mexican Coffee
Mexican Coffee

Desserts / Postre

1 Scoop of Ice Cream or Sherbet
4.75
Flan
Flan

(Mexican Style Egg Custard)

6.25
Flan with Kalhua
9.75
Fried Ice Cream
7.25
Apple Chimichanga
Apple Chimichanga with Ice Cream
9.25
Churro with Ice Cream
6.25

Beverages

Soft Drinks - Coke, Diet Coke, Sprite, Dr. Pepper, Minute Maid Lemonade, Hi-C Fruit Punch
3.95
Coffee, Hot Tea, Iced Tea, Milk
3.95
Aguas Frescas (no refills) - Horchata, Jamaica, Tamarindo

Deliciously home-made and not from a packet.

4.50

DISCLAIMERS

  • We cook our dishes in vegetable oil.
  • Consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish, or eggs may increase your risk of foodborne illness.
  • Please alert us about any food allergy you may have.