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Taqueria El Metate

120 Harbor Blvd, Belmont, CA 94002-4016
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English first
San Mateo
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84 reviews 84 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Their veggie burritos were real good but not anymore. Seems like their cooks have changed or they are compromising on ingredients. Even their pork and chicken dishes are below average. Gone is the taste of Mexico. Not worth it.

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San Mateo, California
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221 reviews 221 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2012

I just had another great burrito from here, so I thought I would write a quick review. I eat here about once a month and find it to always taste very consistent. The restaurant has a fairly decent atmosphere, mostly caters to the lunch crowd or people who take the food to go. However, The food is very good for... More

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San Mateo, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2012

was here last saturday and was called a dyke and fat in spanish as we almost paid for our order. I questioned the person at the front before my girlfriend could pay, she was going to be passive about this whole thing but I am boycotting this restaurant and tell others of my experience. I feel helpless and violated. I... More

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Top Contributor
194 reviews 194 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2012

This is our go to restaurant for a quick Mexican meal. Food: Well prepared and very nicely flavored. Large, very large portions and all the standards on the menu. They have some extras like beef tongue tacos and Menudo on the weekends that are very nice. There is lots of meat on your plate and their salsa bar has well... More

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Bay Area
4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2008

From the street it doesn't look like much, but don't let that fool you! The food is excellent; proven by the long line that forms as 12:00 noon approaches. The line moves fast and your food will be served hot and well worth the wait. Menu selection is enormous and food portions are very generous. For the record, I've never... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2008

We get takeout here weekly!

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Additional Information about Taqueria El Metate

Address: 120 Harbor Blvd, Belmont, CA 94002-4016
Phone Number: 650-595-1110
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Belmont
Cuisine: Mexican

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