Cuisine Scene: Latin American
Known as the International City for its incredible diversity, Long Beach’s food scene reflects that moniker with restaurants influenced by cultural heritages (and recipes) from all over the world.
Like many other cities in So Cal, Long Beach has no shortage of Mexican restaurants – but what sets it apart is its Latin American fare, with Central and South American cuisine from Honduras, Brazil, Peru, and more. Take a tour of the vibrant flavors south of “south of the border” on your next trip to Long Beach!
Guatemala & El Salvador
One of the restaurant’s oldest recipes is the Pepian, a meaty stew that many see as the national dish of Guatemala.