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El Burrito Mexican Restaurant

) #10 of 102 Restaurants in Sanford ££ - £££ Mexican,
1671 Buffalo Lake Rd, Sanford, NC 27332-2537
+1 919-499-4134
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“el burrito” (7 reviews)
“guacamole” (4 reviews)
“fajitas” (5 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern
££ - £££
1671 Buffalo Lake Rd, Sanford, NC 27332-2537
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1 - 10 of 52 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Went there for dinner. Food was fresh!! Drinks were on point. Definitely NOT one of those heat under a lamp kind of Mexican restaurant. Service was great!! There was a family of three seated in a booth next to us and right before they got...More

Thank louannamsdell
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

This is probably one of the best restaurants in the area. The atmosphere and food were very authentic and the staff were friendly. There are not many sit down, family restaurants within the area but still this place is wonderful. If your drive further into...More

Thank Ossiss
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Warning NC health ratting is 85% that is not good. We will return when it improves to over 95%. We don't recommend at this time. However, food and service is normally great.

Thank D'Wayne H
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Food is average, the fine in service & food is better than take out. The take out order is usually missing an item with no utensils or condiments even after requesting. The dine in service is always okay. Not my favourite Mexican but it's close....More

Thank shutterbug1976
Reviewed 4 January 2017

I've eaten at El Burrito several times over the years. Living in Texas, my opinion may be a little influenced by the really good Mexican food available here. I've never had bad food, but sometimes it has been just mediocre; hence the "average" overall rating....More

Thank CSL63
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

We eat at this location regularly. It is a great locally owned restaurant, the staff and the food is always great we have never been disappointed. The prices are also very reasonable, highly recommend giving this place a try.

Thank Sean M
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Quick service, friendly neighborhood restaurant. Food was very good along with the margaritas and home style salsa and chips - very reasonable pricing.

Thank chicknft
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

Nice place for friend's or family to gather for dinner or a special event. The foods good, nice location and prices are responsible.

Thank Lora H
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

This one of the few Mexican restaurants that we go out to eat at. We can eat for two under $20.00. The food and service is always great. We highly recommend for friends and families.

Thank D'Wayne H
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

The food was amazing. Highly recommend the enchiladas suprema!! The guacamole is in need of an overhaul but the place is aced with a solid price.

Thank Christopher L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$15
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Television
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1671 Buffalo Lake Rd, Sanford, NC 27332-2537
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Sanford
  • Phone Number: +1 919-499-4134
  • E-mail
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