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California Burrito Co

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Mexican, Fast Food
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Lavalle 441, Buenos Aires, Argentina
4328-3057/3056
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Dining options: Delivery, Late Night
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  • 7
    Excellent
  • 9
    Very good
  • 16
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Nothing special.

Yeah big fat wraps, just a shame that there was hardly any meat or chicken in them, I think my partner had about 4 small pieces of chicken in hers and I a little more in mine. Very expensive for what they were, certainly won't be going again or recommend, especially when you compare what you can... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed April 8, 2014
Conrad F
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Manchester, United Kingdom
via mobile
Good for:
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
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Manchester, United Kingdom
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014 via mobile

Yeah big fat wraps, just a shame that there was hardly any meat or chicken in them, I think my partner had about 4 small pieces of chicken in hers and I a little more in mine. Very expensive for what they were, certainly won't be going again or recommend, especially when you compare what you can buy for similar... More 

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Fort Collins, Colorado
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

The burritos are basically good and a great selection of ingredients. We paid $55 ARS for a burrito stuffed with goodies. Only thing I would suggest is spicier sauces! We have found Argentine food to be somewhat bland...so get the hot sauce here and ask for extra.

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san francisco
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21 reviews 21 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013 via mobile

Thoroughly average and a sad repentantation of food from my home land. yuck I would recommend another place unless you are into food that's been sitting out for hours on end

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Athens, Attiki, Greece
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2013

This burrito would not pass in the states. Too watery, not enough flavor, and a small meat portion. It was 50 Argentine pesos for a burrito and a coke (more expensive than any parilla sandwich I have had yet). So is it a good burrito, no. Is it a good break from Argentine food. Most certainly. People compare it to... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2012

Since I discovered CBC, I have eaten there everyday. The staff is super friendly and there are normally samples by the door--- so you really have nothing to lose. Check it out! Their burritos and tacos are delicious but if you're feeling guilty--their salads are a great option as well.

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2012 via mobile

We were a bit tired after our first day in Buenos Aires so just wanted to pick up something quick without having to resort to a McDonald's or Burger King. We found a perfect solution with CBC. The set-up is not too dissimilar to Chipotle, a chain based in the USA which is like the Subway of burritos. If you're... More 

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Dallas, Texas
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2012

I was a bit tired of some of the more bland options in Buenos Aires, so I thought I'd give CBC a try. The burrito was large (good), but the meat and toppings were rather dry and flavorless (not good). The super spicy hot sauce really saved the burrito, but the price was a bit too much for what you... More 

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Belo Horizonte, MG
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47 reviews 47 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
144 helpful votes 144 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2012

The restaurant itself is small and there is no luxury there but the burritos are fine. There are a lot of ingredients to choose from, price was OK and my burrito was quite big!

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Austin, Texas
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30 reviews 30 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2011

They ran out of CHIPS! Wasn't a bad burrito, just wasn't awesome for 37 or whatever pesos that it cost. If you are missing home it would be a good choice, but not if you are just passing thru. We were the only people in the downtown location at 7pm on a Saturday, so you might want to visit the... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2011

OK so tried the chilli burrito, was pretty good although i did have to add extra guac which in my opinion should really come as standard and not $2 extra but what can you do. Taste wise was decent and I quite enjoyed it. I do think the staff could be trained a little better as the roll wasnt as... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Lavalle 441, Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Capital Federal District  >  Buenos Aires
  • Phone Number: 4328-3057/3056

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 15
  • Cuisine: Mexican, Fast Food

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