Sunny Scenes and Organic Tacos Rule at Hollywood’s Next Mexican Spot

Sunny Scenes and Organic Tacos Rule at Hollywood’s Next Mexican Spot

Here comes Tocaya Organica, once again. The healthy-leaning Mexican restaurant chain has eight locations spread from Santa Monica to the Beverly Center to San Diego, and is now ready to roll with a big new corner location in the thick of Hollywood’s growing restaurant row.

Casual Mexican Restaurant Arrives in the Gaslamp Quarter

Casual Mexican Restaurant Arrives in the Gaslamp Quarter

Tocaya Organica, the Los Angeles-based casual restaurant, opens its San Diego outpost in the Gaslamp Quarter today. Mexican cuisine made with organic ingredients makes up the menu that features tacos, burritos, bowls, and salads, with a heavy emphasis on vegan fare.

The Next Tocaya Organica Lands in El Segundo at The Point

The Next Tocaya Organica Lands in El Segundo at The Point

El Segundo’s outdoor beach-adjacent retail mecca The Point adds Tocaya Organica as a tenant today. It’s only been two months since the healthy Mexican chain dropped into Westfield Century City, but the hospitality company The Madera Group is prepared to keep this speedy expansion pace going. Three additional LA locations are on the way, as well as San Diego, and Arizona.

Priyanka Chopra spotted running her fingers through Nick Jonas’ hair

Priyanka Chopra spotted running her fingers through Nick Jonas’ hair

The couple was spotted at West Hollywood hotspot Toca Madera on Thursday night, where they “cozied up at a table in the garden patio,” a source told Page Six. In between cuddling sessions, the duo feasted on guacamole, ceviche verde, chicken tacos and the Japanese wagyu beef.

5 Questions for Tosh Berman

5 Questions for Tosh Berman

The Madera Group launched in 2013 by Amrou Manaseer and Tosh Berman. Pooling their collective nightlife histories, the two embarked on a fruitful transition into restaurants. Here, Berman discusses the firm’s design language, crafting a localized and organic concept, and its Eastward expansion.

THE BEST MEXICAN RESTAURANTS IN LOS ANGELES

THE BEST MEXICAN RESTAURANTS IN LOS ANGELES

Think of Tocaya Organica as the low-maintenance sibling of its fancier sister restaurant in West Hollywood, Toca Madera. This rapidly expanding chain, which has several stunning-yet-unique outposts across LA, lets you customize your own bowls, wraps, burritos, or tacos with locally sourced, organic produce and fresh proteins.

10 Places to Celebrate Taco Tuesday in Los Angeles

10 Places to Celebrate Taco Tuesday in Los Angeles

This lounge-like West Hollywood hotspot is brimming with atmosphere, from the in-house DJ spinning tunes to the stunning quartz bar glowing in the center of the room. You can’t go wrong with the margarita selection, or with the Street Taco Box, a tasty selection of chicken, beef, and tofu tacos that mirror what you find at your favorite food truck But make sure you save room for dessert: The churro ice cream sandwich, a large scoop of dulce de leche ice cream nestled between two swirled churro “cookies,” is out of this world.

Oh Yay! Tocaya Organica

Oh Yay! Tocaya Organica

Kelly Wearstler’s renovation of the Westfield Century City mall set the design bar high. The one billion dollar renovation reimagined the shopping center as a modern marketplace and public gathering spot with intimate lounges defined by comfortable seating, plants and colorful tiles. The walkways are punctuated by art exhibits and installations; elegant bathrooms and lounge areas; upscale shopping and innovative restaurants and cafes.

California's best fish tacos?

California's best fish tacos?

Tocaya Organica uses wild-caught, chipotle-rubbed seared sea bass in their fish tacos, which come with a choice of cheese and taco style. The Cali Green features sliced onion, avocado and vinaigrette, while the Baja Chipotle comes with the more traditional combo of shaved cabbage, cilantro, vegan chipotle crema and a sweet chipotle sauce.

New Additions to Dining Favorites

New Additions to Dining Favorites

If you’ve recently driven by this Third Street staple, who just celebrated three years in business, you might mistake it for a nightclub with a velvet rope, especially on popular nights that offer specialty food and drink themes. Here are a few of our favorites not to be missed on your next neighborhood crawl.

Tocaya Organica’s Shiny New Flagship Store Debuts at Westfield Century City

Tocaya Organica’s Shiny New Flagship Store Debuts at Westfield Century City

The local organic Mexican power chain Tocaya Organica looks ready to open a fifth location in Westfield Century City this Friday. Just last week, Eater wrote about Madera Group’s forthcoming location in the revamped Beverly Center. But these openings are minimal in comparison to the company’s overall plans for this year, which include 16 additional locations by the end of 2018.

Toca Madera Mexican restaurant to open at Scottsdale Fashion Square

Toca Madera Mexican restaurant to open at Scottsdale Fashion Square

An upscale Mexican restaurant is opening next year at Scottsdale Fashion Square. Toca Madera is a concept based out of West Hollywood that showcases local ingredients and bold flavors. The Scottsdale restaurant is scheduled to open in February or March 2019. Another location is planned to open in Dubai. 

Tocaya Organica Continues Relentless Expansion With Beverly Center Location

Tocaya Organica Continues Relentless Expansion With Beverly Center Location

Healthy-living brand Tocaya Organica will join the culinary lineup at the Beverly Center this summer. The hospitality company owned and operated by Tosh Berman and Amrou Manaseer has massive expansion plans for the modern Mexican concept that utilizes locally-sourced organic ingredients.