About Us

Frida Mexican Cuisine Restuarant

We Cater Mexican Food!

Frida Americana is home to the best authentic Mexican cuisine in town. We serve only the most authentic of Mexican cuisines with ingredients so fresh that it will leave your guests asking for more. If you are looking for a Mexican restaurant in Glendale or Pasadena to cater your office party, meeting, or a private event, we are here to help. We offer an extensive catering program that can cater the smallest of private parties to largest of events.

From tacos to burritos to mouthwatering desserts – you name it, we make it! We are excited to cater your next event!

Since opening our doors in 2008, Frida Americana – which can seat up to 300 guests – has operated from our premier location at The Americana at Brand, a popular outdoor shopping community in Glendale, California. Glendale, the third largest city in Los Angeles County, is the ideal location for Frida Americana — Burbank to the north, Pasadena to the east, Hollywood to the west, and Los Angeles to the south make it an ideal home for us with easy access on all major freeways.

Our beautiful bar, with its six large flat screen televisions is always a happening spot, especially for sporting events and happy hour. We offer a complete line of tequilas, spirits, beers and wine. Our specialty cocktails like mojitos, martinis and piña coladas are customer favorites. Our margaritas are acclaimed for their size and taste. We are proud to offer superb, distinctive and refined 100% agave tequilas – clear blancos, golden reposados and dark añejos from top brands like Herradura, Don Julio and Patron. Home to a lively social scene, the lounge features music and a daily cocktail hour with specialty pricing.

Before the main course, we always recommend a tasty appetizer. We offer an unsurpassed selection of flavorful authentic ceviches from various regions of Mexico.

Frida Americana is renowned as a dynamic but friendly place with a pleasant, enjoyable ambiance and great food – visually appealing dishes containing ample portions. We have built our reputation on our extensive menus featuring exceptional variations of traditional dishes which are rich with the zesty, piquant seasonings and flavorings of regional Mexican and local California cuisines.

Our mouthwatering specialties include such highlights as:

To top off your wonderful meal, we offer a Dessert Menu with a great selection of sweet treats and coffees: Crepas con Cajeta (crepes with dulce de leche), Pastel de Tres Leches (three milks cake), Chocolate Lava Cake, Flan Napolitano and Churros. Along with traditional Café de Olla, we also serve Mexican Coffee consisting of Tequila, Kahlua, coffee and whipped cream.

Our very successful Sunday Mariachi Brunch – served every Sunday from 10:30am to 3:30pm – offers generous helpings of a great variety of authentic Mexican food such as ceviche, pozole, chilaquiles, and the most complete made-to-order taco, quesadilla and omelette bar, plus much more. The Frida Americana Sunday Mariachi Brunch may be the largest and most ethnically authentic of any Mexican restaurant brunch in Southern California. Entertainment is provided by Mariachi musicians dressed in charro outfits, singing rousing Mexican folk songs.

And to take care of your dining needs, Frida Americana has an incomparable team ready to provide the best quality of service.

So, please join us and join in on the unique dining experience that is Frida Americana.