Blackledge finds taco heaven in Los Feliz

i-87fc0e96b652ef44ccfa5bb6db7c5115-food%20critic.jpg

Finally tracked down ABC/ESPN football analyst Todd Blackledge, trying to find out (linked here) where his next free meal was coming from …

We talked to him today, and he reveals that during the USC-UCLA broadcast on Saturday, he’ll have a review of Yuca’s Taco stand on Hillhurst near Los Feliz near the 5 freeway in the Griffith Park area (linked here, with a better link here)

It ain’t Tommy’s. Or Pink’s. But for those who’ve never visited, its worth putting in on the GPS under “primo tacos.”

i-fd79855e7d133f869393a62e082fc912-DSCN2682.JPG

“It’s a very cool place,” he said. “I haven’t done any Mexican food places in two years. We looked at a couple of places, including Vip’s in Encino where Coach Wooden likes to eat. But this was really a neat deal, this little stand literally in the parking lot of a liquor store. I don’t think it’s a hangout of either school, but it was worth going to.”

Last week, Blackledge visited Philippe’s to review during the USC-Notre Dame game, and on Labor Day weekend, he hit the Apple Pan near the UCLA campus when he was doing the Bruins’ opener against Tennessee.

Facebook Twitter Plusone Digg Reddit Stumbleupon Tumblr Email