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Don Cuco

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3911 W Riverside Dr, Burbank, CA 91505-4327
818-842-1123
Today
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 67
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  • 25
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  • 2
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    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Tasty food and great value

We enjoyed our dinner out on the sidewalk, where the waitstaff kept us filled with tortilla chips and two kinds of salsa. The chicken tortilla soup was very good, and the entrees were huge.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 2, 2015
MeriAnneG
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Schwenksville, Pennsylvania
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  • Large groups
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San Francisco, California
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19 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015 NEW

Wow! what a great restaurant. The food is authentic with large portions; the Margaritas are nice and strong; and the dining room is old fashion with mood lighting. Frequented by locals.

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Schwenksville, Pennsylvania
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29 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

We enjoyed our dinner out on the sidewalk, where the waitstaff kept us filled with tortilla chips and two kinds of salsa. The chicken tortilla soup was very good, and the entrees were huge.

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Burbank, California
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Wonderful staff, great food and margaritas. We have been going to Don Cuco for years. The atmosphere is very welcoming. We can always count on a pleasant evening as a couple or with a large group.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 via mobile

Delicious authentic Mexican food. The drinks are also better than most Mexican restaurants. The staff has been there for many years and they are friendly and treat customers like family. I highly recommend the fajitas and their margaritas!

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 147 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Love this place. Great comfortable cushioned booths. Fajitas are the prize here. Meetball soup over iceberg lettuce salad is alway my choice for starter. But, if you have a hankering for salad, go for the gooey blue cheese dressing. The staff does not turn over here and everyone is swell. Good margaritas.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

This place is great! From the appetizers to the main dish the food and drinks were fantastic! The atmosphere and booths were great too, I really like that my husband and I were able to scoot next to each other and enjoy a romantic dinner. If we lived closer I'd be a regular lol. If you are in the area... More 

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Fernandina Beach, Florida
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110 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

Being from Florida, we don't have really good authentic Mexican food available to us. Don Cuco served great Mexican food to us in a friendly manner and this combination made for a memorable dinning experience.

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Atlanta
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

Rather than go to the highly-touted restaurants in the L.A. area, I decided to go into this little enclave of town and I was not disappointed. Great food, service at a reasonable price.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

My meal was delicious. Chicken enchiladas, can't go wrong. Loved it. Service was a little stern, but tasty nonetheless.

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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

I'm no expert on Mexican restaurants, but if I had to deprive one, it would probably look and feel like Don Cuco's. We stayed in the Tangerine Hotel next door and reserved a table the evening before we dined - it's worth doing that because it was rammed full that's Saturday night. It felt to us like many of the... More 

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Additional Information about Don Cuco

Address: 3911 W Riverside Dr, Burbank, CA 91505-4327
Phone Number: 818-842-1123
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Burbank
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 20
Cuisine: Mexican

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3911 W Riverside Dr, Burbank, CA 91505-4327
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Burbank
  • Phone Number: 818-842-1123

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20
  • Cuisine: Mexican

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:00 am

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