dark broth flavored with pasilla chile garnished with chicken breast, avocado, cheese & crisp tortilla strips
Sopa Del Dia - Soup Of The Day
Add: Steak, Fish, Or Shrimp $4.50 ~ Chicken $3.50
House Serenata Salad
mixed greens, avocado, tomato, cucumbers, carrots, alfalfa sprouts, tossed in our house vinaigrette
chilled whole leaves of romaine hearts, drizzled with homemadecesar dressing, grated parmesan cheese & croutons
mixed greens, mangos, black beans, jicama, watermelon, candied walnuts, queso fresco in a passion fruit vinaigrette
Roasted Beet & Goat Cheese Walnut Salad
fresh arugala and avocado in balsamin vinaigrette
Fresh Seared Ahi Tuna Salad
mixed greens, avocado, tomato and roasted poblano peppers in a mexican, fresh oregano, balsamic vinaigrette
warm spinach, fresh arugula tossed and sauteed with red and green roasted poblanos, mushrooms, baby carrots and tomatoes in our house vera cruzana dressing
marinated mole grilled chicken, fresh romaine lettuce, corn, roasted red peppers, cilantro, walnuts, tomatoes and red onions tossed in a mexican oregano balsamic vinaigrette
a flour tortilla stuffed with romaine lettuce, black beans, rice, corn, cilantro, pico de gallo, guacamole and sour cream
A. (2) Sopitos Chorizo (2) Chicken Flautas (2) Tacos De Papa $14.00
B. (2) Empenaditas Plantain (2) Panuchos Cochinita Pibil (2) Beef Burritas $14.00
C. (2) Fish Tacos (2) Empanaditas Shrimp (2) Sopitos Scallops $16.00
D. (1) Tamale Poblano & Cheese (2) Panuchos Chicken (2) Beef Flautas $14.00
Cocktail De Camarones Mexicano
Blue Corn Tostaditas De Ceviche
crisp little tortillas piled with lime juice, marinated halibut, serrano chiles, tomato, fresh avocado and cilantro
serenata's own unique handmade dome shaped fresh corn masa quesadillas stuffed with mexican cheese & fresh herbs
Fresh Pineapple Sweet Tamales
Green Corn Tamales (seasonal)
Fresh Tamales Roasted Poblano & Cheese
Fresh Guacamole & Pico De Gallo (spicy Or Mild)
Panuchos Chicken Or Pork
(2) handmade corn masa tortilla stuffed with black beans, piled with meat, avocado, and pickled red onion relish
(2) oven baked plaintains stuffed with black beans, poblano chiles, and mexican cheeses topped with crema fresca
"xilonen" corn masa boat topped woth choice of meat - chorizo, carnitas, or beef
Pescados Y Mariscos "seafoods"
Fresh Fish Of The Day: Atlantic Salmon Mexican Sea Bass Mahi Mahi Halibut (seasonal.
Pick A Sauce
mojo al ajo (garlic),
green tomatillo (picosito), veracruzana (tangy spicy),
avocado golla (tomato base cream sauce)
Brocheta Del Mar
fresh fish on a skewer topped with salsa ranchera: roasted tomatoes, onions, and red peppers
grilled scallops sauteed spinach, mushrooms, poblano peppers served with chipotle sweet mash
grilled giant prawns in a spicy tangy sauce, grilled pineapple, sauteed tomatoes, onions, garlic, crushed chiles, herbs & spices served with cipotle sweet potato mash and grilled vegetables
We Serve Only The Finest Corn-fed, Hand-selected, Prime Mid-western Beef. The Cattle Are Raised Humanely And Allowed To Grow Naturally Without The Use Of Hormones And Antibiotics. This Translates To Stronger Marbling And Higer Grading By The Usda.
A La Martin Prime Rib-eye
a spicy rustic sauce, dry red & crushed chiles, tomatoes, onions, garlic, orange juice and piloncillo, rice & black beans, plaintains.
Serenata's Prime Rib-eye
a coffee ancho chile dry rub marinade, chipotle sweet potato mash and grilled veggies
grilled hanger steak, cheese enchilada, rice, beans, guacamole and pico de gallo
(3) with rice and beans
Bistecitos De La Casa
tender beef medallions simmered in our exquisite red chile guajillo sauce rice and beans
la serenata's tender succulent beef tongue in green tomatillo sauce rice and beans
grilled hanger steak, guacamole, rice and black beans
slow cooked braised shredded beef simmered in our red guajillo sauce
Chili Ancho Pasilla Dry Rub
grilled boneless half-chicken, hand cut sweet potato or regular fries, rice & beans, fresh guacamole and pico de gallo
Exquisito Mole Poblano
boneless chicken breast simmered in a sauce consisting of roasted chilies, nuts, raisins plaintains, mexican chocolate, rice and beans
Pollo Yucatan Tropical
grilled chicken breast in a spicy tangy sauce, grilled pineapple, sauteed tomatoes, onions, garlic, crushed chilies, herb spices, chipotle sweet potato mash and sauteed veggies
chicken breast enchiladas in green tomatillo swiss sauce
Flautas - Chicken Or Beef
flute like taquitos rolled up in a flour tortilla and topped with fresh pico de gallo, avocado sauce, rice and black beans
chicken picadillo, golden raisens, toasted almonds, herbs and spices stuffed into a roasted poblano chile, rice, and black beans
tender lean pork medallions simmered in our spicy molcajete sauce, rice and black beans
Yucatan Merida - Cochinita Pibil
achiote marinated pork slow roasted in banana leaf, chipotle sweet potato mash, and veggies
ground pork chorizo and marinated beef steak in a blend of mexican herbs & spices, pico de gallo, rice, and black beans
La Serenata's Signature Handmade Corn Masa. (rice And Beans) *may Substitute For House Salad.
a turnover made from fresh corn-masa stuffed with mexican cheeses, herbs, and your choice of meat, seafood, vegetable and topped with salsa serenata.
corn-masa boats. a light spread of beans on the bottom and layered with your choice of meat, seafood, or vegetable, topped off with lettuce, quesco and salsa tomatillo.
a large size medallion like corn-masa pocket grilled and stuffed with your choice meat, seafood, vegetable, and topped with lettuce, salsa tomatillo and quesco fresco.
hanger steak, fresh fish, shrimp, scallops or beef tongue,
shredded beef, chicken breast, chorizo, pork carnitas, or cochinita pibil
vegetarian ~ ask server for choices
(rice & Beans) *may Substitute For Salad.
tacos: crispy or soft,
hanger asada steak,
steak chicken breast cochinita pibil pork chorizo,
fresh fish shrimp scallops
Enchiladas (2) Red Or Green
chicken breast shredded beef pork,
Pico De Gallo, Rice, Beans And Guacamole.
*melted Cheese Extra Upon Request .
Rice And Beans.
Pinto Beans, Lettuce, Pico De Gallo, Guacamole And Topped With Cheese .
La Serenata" means to serenade, and to celebrate the joy of life with our unique and rich taste of food that will satisfy your palate. We have been preparing our food the same way as we started twenty years ago in our humble place in Boyle Heights. Our three restaurants, in Santa Monica, Downtown Los Angeles, and West L.A., serve up some of the best fine Mexican dining you'll find in Southern California.