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

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P: 818 985 4654 | E:

A: 4410 Lankershim Blvd. North Hollywood, CA 91602

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

Mon - Wed:
11am - 10pm
Thursday:
11am - 11pm
Friday:
11am - 12am
Saturday:
10am - 11pm
Sunday:
10am - 10pm

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

a: 4410 Lankershim Blvd. North Hollywood, CA 91602

Our opening times

Mon - Wed
11am - 10pm
Thursday
11am - 11pm
Friday
11am - 12am
Saturday
10am - 11pm
Sunday
10am - 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.

Appetizers

#57 NACHOS

Crisp tostaditas topped with melted cheese. (Not pictured)

$4.99 (Add refried beans for $1.00)

#58 PANCHOS

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

$11.75

#59 GUACAMOLE EN SU CONCHA

CONCHA Delicious avocado dip served in a crispy shell, garnished with shredded lettuce, bits of green onions, diced tomato, sprinkled with Monterey Jack cheese, and topped with a scoop of sour cream.

$8.75

#60 QUESADILLA

Two flour tortillas, filled with melted Monterey Jack cheese, and finished with a scoop of guacamole, tomato, black olives, and chile jalapeño. (Not pictured)

$7.99 (Add chicken, pork, or beef for $2.25)

#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.

$13.75

#67 HALF ORDER OF GUACAMOLE

GUACAMOLE Our delicious avocado dip, made with tomato, onions, and cilantro. A house favorite! (Not pictured.)

$4.50

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. (Not pictured)

$15.75

#51 SPANISH OMELETTE

A delicious omelette made with cheese and topped with our mild Spanish sauce, tomato, and green onion, all served with refried beans and Mexican rice. (Not pictured)

$8.75

#52 HUEVOS RANCHEROS

Two fried eggs (sunny-side up) served on a corn tortilla, and topped with our mild Spanish sauce, tomato, and green onion, all served with refried beans and Mexican rice. (Not pictured)

$8.75

#53 CHORIZO CON HUEVO

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

$8.75

#54 HUEVOS A LA GRINGO

Papas compuestas (potatoes) with chile Ortega and eggs, served with refried beans, Mexican rice, and tortillas. (Not pictured)

$8.75

#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. 

$10.95

#56 CARNITAS CON EGGS

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

$12.75

CHILAQUILES CON EGGS

Fried tortillas combined with scrambled eggs, red salsa, onions, oregano, and cotija cheese, served with refried beans and Mexican rice. (Not pictured)

$8.75

Lunch specials

#11 TUNA OR CHICKEN SALAD

A tossed green salad, topped with your choice of tuna or grilled chicken, tomatoes, avocado, and your choice of dressing. (Not pictured)

$7.95

#12 PLATILLO MEXICANO

Your choice of one of the following items: cheese enchilada, hard shell taco, chile relleno, or enchilada ranchera. Served with Mexican rice and refried beans.

$7.95

#70 FAJITAS (CHICKEN OR BEEF)

Tender strips of chicken or beef, grilled with bell peppers, onions, tomatoes, and cilantro, and served with Mexican rice, refried beans, and your choice of corn or flour tortillas. (Fajitas served on a plate, not skillet.)

$7.95

#75 MINI SKYLAB BURRITO (BEEF OR CHICKEN)

A large flour tortilla, filled with your choice of beef or chicken, beans, Mexican rice, Monterey Jack cheese, lettuce, tomatoes, and topped with our mild red sauce (beef) or ranchera sauce (chicken), chopped green onion and melted cheese. Comes with a scoop of guacamole. (Not pictured)

$7.95

#80 GIANT CHICKEN TOSTADA

A giant tostada, topped with shredded chicken, refried beans, lettuce, Monterey Jack cheese, our mild red sauce, tomoatoes and sour cream. (Tostada is a fried, flat, corn tortilla). (Not pictured)

$7.95

#81 TACO SALAD

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

$7.95

#82 VEGGIE FAJITAS

Tender grilled strips of bell pepper, onion, tomato, squash, and cilantro, served alongside Mexican rice, refried beans, and your choice of corn or flour tortillas. (Not served on skillet.)

$7.95

#83 TACO DE PAPA

A deliciously seasoned home-made potato, cheese, and onion hard-shell taco, topped with shredded lettuce, Monterey Jack cheese, and a mild salsa. Served with Mexican rice and refried beans. (Not pictured)

$7.95

#84 ERNIE'S TOSTADITAS

Four crisp tostadita flat shells, layered with shredded chicken or ground beef, refried beans, lettuce, cotija cheese, our special salsa de burro (medium spicy), diced tomato and jalapeño. (Not pictured)

$7.95

#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. (Not pictured)

$7.95

#86 MEXICAN CEASAR SALAD

Crisp romaine lettuce, topped with tomato, avocado, black olives, cilantro and sprinkled with Monterey Jack cheese, roasted pumpkin seeds, and crispy tortilla strips. (Add grilled chicken for 2.00 more) (Not pictured)

$7.95

#90 FLAUTA DE GALLINA

GALLINA Shredded chicken with bits of tomato, onion, and bell pepper, rolled into a fried flour tortilla, and topped with guacamole sauce. Served with Mexican rice and refried beans. (Not pictured)

$7.95

#1 TACO AND ENCHILADA

A hard shell chicken or beef taco topped with shredded lettuce, Monterey Jack cheese, and a mild salsa, and a cheese enchilada smothered in our mild red sauce.

$8.95

#2 CHEESE ENCHILADAS RANCHERAS

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

$8.95

#3 OVEN RED BURRITO

A large flour tortilla, stuffed with chile con carne (beef) and topped with bits of tomato, green onion, melted Monterey Jack cheese and our mild red sauce. (Not pictured)

$8.95

#4 OVEN GREEN BURRITO

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

$8.95

#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. (Not pictured)

$8.95

#6 SHREDDED BEEF TAQUITOS

Two deep fried corn tortillas, rolled and stuffed with shredded chicken or beef, served with guacamole sauce and sour cream. (Not pictured)

$8.95

#7 TWO HARD SHELL TACOS (CHICKEN OR BEEF)

Two tacos filled with your choice of chicken or beef, topped with shredded lettuce, Monterey Jack cheese, and our mild red salsa.

$8.95

Kids menu

Kids menu
  • Cheese Enchilada
  • Bean and Cheese Burrito
  • Beef Taquito
  • Hamburger

 

$6.95

Seafood / Mariscos

#27 GRINGO’S SPECIAL

Two crabmeat or shrimp enchiladas, topped with sliced avocado, tomato, and black olives, served with Mexican rice and refried beans. 

$16.95

#28 DELUXE SHRIMP

Five breaded jumbo shrimp, served with avocado slices, Mexican rice, and refried beans.

$16.95

#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.

$18.75

#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.  

$18.75

#31 CAMARONES RANCHEROS

Sauteed shrimp, bell peppers, tomatoes, onions, and cilantro, all topped with our red salsa, and served with rice, beans, and your choice of corn or flour tortillas. 

$17.95

#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. (Not pictured)

$12.25

#32D DOUBLE COCTEL DE CAMARON

For the true shrimp lover! A larger portion of our original coctel de camaron.

$17.25

#33 CAMARONES AL MOJO DE AJO

Delicious garlic sauteed jumbo shrimp (5), served with Mexican rice, refried beans, and your choice of flour or corn tortillas.

$18.25

Carne / Meats

#22 CARNE ASADA

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

$18.95

#25 CARNITAS DE PUERCO

Fried chunks of marinated pork, served with pico de gallo, our house guacamole and warm tortillas.

$16.25

#26 BANDERILLA

(MEXICAN SHISH-KABOB) Skewered tender pieces of rib-eye steak, bell peppers, onions, and tomato, served alongside a scoop of our house guacamole, and your choice of corn or flour tortillas.

$19.25

Ensaladas y sopas

#61 ENSALADA COMPUESTA

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

$4.95

#62 ENSALADA VERDE

Iceberg lettuce topped with your choice of dressing. 

$3.50

#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.

$12.75

#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. (Not pictured)

$10.95

#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. 

$10.95

#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.

$7.75

#68VL VEGETABLE SOUP

(Not pictured)

$7.75

#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. (Not pictured)

$7.75

#69PL POZOLE

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

$9.75 (Small bowl $6.75)

#69T TORTILLA SOUP

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

$10.50 (Small bowl $6.50)

#68S, #69S, #68VS

Smaller versions of our albondigas, chicken, or vegetable soups. Do not include rice. (Not pictured)

$4.75

Fajitas

#36 BEEF, CHICKEN or LEMON CHICKEN
$16.50

#37 VEGGIE
$12.75

#38 SHRIMP
$18.50

#39 MAR Y TIERRA

(Shrimp & Beef or Chicken)

$19.75

# 34 PARILLADA

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

$34.25

Lunch and dinner combos

#8 COMBO - SMALL APPETITE

(Choice of any one item below)

$9.95

#9 COMBO - MEDIUM APPETITE

(Choice of any two items below)

$12.95

#10 COMBO - LARGE APPETITE

(Choice of any three items below)  

$15.95

  • 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)

#41 PECHUGA DE POLLO A LA PLANCHA

A grilled chicken breast filet, topped with salsa ranchera and served with your choice of flour or corn tortillas.

$14.75

#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 fried. Topped with sour cream and guacamole.

$14.50

#43 ENCHILADAS RANCHERAS

Two cheese enchiladas, smothered with our salsa ranchera, and topped with sour cream and guacamole.

$14.95 (Add chicken, beef, or pork for $1.00 each)

#44 TACOS DE PAPA

Two specially seasoned hard shell potato, cheese, and onion tacos, topped with shredded lettuce, Monterey Jack cheese, and our mild red salsa.

$12.75

#45 CARNE ASADA, GRILLED CHICKEN, OR CARNITAS TACOS (2)

Wrapped in soft corn tortillas, and topped with shredded lettuce, Monterey Jack cheese, pico de gallo, and guacamole.

$16.00

#46 ERNIE’S GRILLED CHICKEN OR CARNE ASADA ENCHILADAS

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

$16.25

#47A LA TAMPIQUEÑA

Rib-eye steak and a cheese enchilada smothered in our red sauce, served with a side of guacamole and your choice of corn or flour tortillas. 

$19.50

#47B LA TAMPIQUEÑA SPECIAL

Strips of specially marinated flap meat steak, served with a cheese enchilada and your choice of corn or flour tortillas. 

$14.95

#48 STEAK PICADO

Freshly prepared chunks of rib-eye steak with tomatoes, bell peppers, onions, and our chile sauce, all simmered to perfection. Served with your choice of corn or flour tortillas. (Not pictured)

$18.95

#49 CHILE CON CARNE

Chunks of beef or pork, simmered in our homemade red or green chile sauce, and served with corn or flour tortillas. 

$15.50

#55D MACHACA CON HUEVO

Eggs, shredded beef, onions, and bell peppers, scrambled and served with corn or flour tortillas. (Not pictured)

$13.75

#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.

$14.95

#40 FISH TACOS (2)

Breaded or grilled fish tacos, layered with lettuce, cheese, and pico de gallo. Served with Mexican rice and refried beans.

$14.25

#40B TACOS DE CAMARON (2)

Sauteed shrimp soft tacos, layered with shredded lettuce and pico de gallo, and served with Mexican rice and refried beans. (Not pictured)

$17.00

A la carte

A - Enchilada (Beef or Chicken)

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

$4.50

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

Your choice of filling, stuffed in a crispy fried tortilla, and topped with shredded lettuce, Monterey Jack cheese, chopped tomato and our house salsa.

$3.99

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.

$4.15

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.

$4.50

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.)

$4.50

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.

$6.50

G - Chile Relleno

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

$5.15

H - Burrito (Chicken, Beef, or Pork)

A large flour tortilla, stuffed with your choice of meat, cheese and beans.

$6.50

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

Your choice of meat, wrapped in two corn tortillas, and topped with shredded lettuce, Monterey Jack cheese, and pico de gallo.

$4.35

J - Beef or Chicken Tostada

A giant tostada, topped with beef or chicken, refried beans, lettuce, Monterey Jack cheese, our mild red sauce, and tomato.

$6.85

K - Guacamole Tostada

A giant tostada, topped with guacamole, shredded lettuce, tomato, and Monterey Jack cheese.

$6.75

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.

$6.95

M - Hamburger with French Fries

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

$6.95 Add cheese for $1.00

N - One Flauta (Beef or Chicken)

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

$4.25

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.

$7.75

Side orders

Corn Tortillas
$1.00

Flour Tortillas
$1.25

Refried Beans with Melted Cheese
$3.15

Mexican Rice
$3.15

Sour Cream or Shredded Cheese
$1.45

French Fries
$2.95

Chips & Salsa

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

$4, $8, $16

Popular drinks

Cadillac Margarita

Regular or Flavored Margaritas:

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


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

Desserts / Postre

1 Scoop of Ice Cream or Sherbet
$2.15

Flan

(Mexican Style Egg Custard)

$4.25

Flan with Kalhua
$7.50

Fried Ice Cream
$5.50

Apple Chimichanga with Ice Cream
$6.75

Churro with Ice Cream
$4.50

Beverages

Soft Drinks - Coke, Diet Coke, Sprite, Dr. Pepper, Minute Maid Lemonade, Hi-C Fruit Punch
$2.95

Coffee, Hot Tea, Iced Tea, Milk
$2.95

Aguas Frescas (no refills) - Horchata, Jamaica, Tamarindo

Deliciously home-made and not from a packet.

$3.50

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.