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Great Burrito

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405 Amsterdam Ave, New York City, NY 10024-6209
+1 212-724-5151
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12:30 - 22:30
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Sun 12:30 - 22:00
Mon - Sat 12:30 - 22:30
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Overpriced food and one of the worst burritos we've ever had. Tasted of nothing. Far better places around

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Thank stever1234562015
New York City, New York
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Not only is the food here absolutely fantastic the staff is impeccable as well. Great taste and great service. Overall wonderful experience you should not miss out on.

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Thank guym1227
Le Havre, France
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

Ok. So this is most obviously a fast food resturant that serves mexican food. Even so they managed to serve better food than the resturant I attended yesterday. It definitely could have been cleaner and more fancy but the food is good and cheap. Service and food prep is fast.

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Thank Sophia J
Hannover, Germany
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60 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

We had a chicken, a pork and a beef burrito at this place and all of them were incredible tasty. The burritos were filled with tomato rice and the meat. Together with the burrito we got nachos and 3 different spiced salsa dips. I would also recommend the guacamole, it was a great extra to the burrito. The restaurant is... More 

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Thank Gustocino
China
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67 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2016

Ate here to go on my last night in NYC, having picked up some last minute items at Duane Reade before heading back to pack. Growing up in Texas, I can be quite picky about Tex Mex, but the chicken mole enchiladas I ordered were great! Definitely recommend this place!

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Thank HandOfGuido
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2015 via mobile

Went here based on reviews. I ordered the pork burrito and guacamole. I was disappointed in both. The burrito was very heavy and had nothing really to lighten it up. The guacamole really wasn't guacamole. It was chunks of avocado and needed salt and lime.

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Boca Raton, Florida
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137 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2015 via mobile

This is a tiny, tiny place with fresh and wonderful food. Bring cash. .no charges. I had a chicken burrito. Fantastic. I am a big guy but had enough left over for dinner. Just a few tables but incredibly clean and well run... That's what you need to do run there...

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Thank drphil2
Seattle, WA
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89 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 April 2015 via mobile

Almost literally a hole in the wall, this is a neighborhood gem. Excellent mole sauce on the enchiladas. Excellent fresh guacamole. Great lunch stop if you're in the area.

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Thank Sinnet33
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2015

A tiny restaurant and takeaway. Only a few tables and very steamy from kitchen but absolutely delicious. Burrito was the best I've had. Complimentary tortillas and salsa (spicy). Reasonable price for great food.

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Thank tillyhosk
Brisbane, Australia
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167 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2014 via mobile

The first time I saw this place there was no one inside so I kept going. After reading the reviews I went back. The burritos and tacos were fantastic and HUGE! One burrito could almost do two people. The only thing that wasn't big was a side of guacamole. The burritos were flavorsome and good quality. I had the pork... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 22:00
Monday
12:30 - 22:30
Tuesday
12:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:30 - 22:30
Thursday
12:30 - 22:30
Friday
12:30 - 22:30
Saturday
12:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 405 Amsterdam Ave, New York City, NY 10024-6209
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper West Side
  • Neighbourhood: Upper West Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-724-5151

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Upper West Side

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Upper West Side
Nestled between Central Park and the Hudson River, the Upper West Side offers iconic architecture and a quiet, residential respite from the buzzing energy of downtown. Along Central Park West are many of the city’s most iconic apartment buildings, as well as the American Museum of Natural History, which has been welcoming visitors to its historic exhibit halls for over 140 years. Culture fans will love Lincoln Center, home to some of the world’s best opera, dance, film, and theatre performances, all centrally located around a beautiful fountain. Spanning the entire length of the Upper West Side, Riverside Park is ideal for a long, leisurely stroll in a quiet green space.
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