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Freebird's World Burrito

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879 Embarcadero Del Norte, Goleta, CA 93117
(805) 968-0123
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Dining options: Lunch, Late Night

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Big 'ol Burritos

Nothing fancy, but great burritos in a little shack in Isla Vista. All fresh, choose your own ingredients. We sat outside and ate our meal. Perfect.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 2, 2015
JoyceD580
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Menlo Park, California
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Menlo Park, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

Nothing fancy, but great burritos in a little shack in Isla Vista. All fresh, choose your own ingredients. We sat outside and ate our meal. Perfect.

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Granite Bay, California, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

This Chipotle-like burrito/taco/quesadilla joint is a bit of institution. Party all night then cap it off with Freebirds. Despite irritatingly small cups for the salsa bar that make it impossible to dip - I recommend the Nachos.

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Brussels, Belgium
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

I've never had better. Perfection. Sauces are spot on, I've tried most menu items. Que sorbitol is TDF to die for!

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Berlin, Germany
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

Best quesadillas and burritos I've had so far outside of San Diego. Great quality and inexpensive. The Nachos are amazing aswell!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

I never should have set foot in Freebirds, that was my first mistake. My second was thinking I could handle what came later. I couldn't. One of the biggest Monster burritos you could ever imagine, in your most dystopian nightmares. Big enough to take you on in the Thunderdome, and win. Terrifying amounts of beef (or chicken, if that's what... More 

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Stockton, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Ok...maybe the highlight was seeing and chatting up Adam Sandler in line but this food was awesome! Their burritos are huge and very good but my money is on those nachos!

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San Diego, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Nachos best I've had. They're the easiest to make but always vary on taste. You get them in abundance. Burritos big N fresh. Much better than chipotle or qdoba in my opinion.

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Thousand Oaks, CA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

The Freebird's in Isla Vista is the original, and it is SIGNIFICANTLY better than the others they've opened throughout So-Cal. I heard the owners are different (don't know if it is true?) so maybe that is the reason. Anyway- go get yourself some Freebird's. And get the BBQ sauce on your burrito or quesedilla. YUM. The only downside... it is... More 

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Watertown, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

The best burrito's ever. Had the chicken burrito for lunch...the best tasting I have ever had. Would definitely make a trip here anytime n the vicinity.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

This nice burritos place at Isla Vista is famous for very large courses of burritos and Nachos. The quality is not very good and you must love mexican food if you want to be satisfied when you finish eating here. Only recommended because it is open 24h.

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Address: 879 Embarcadero Del Norte, Goleta, CA 93117
Phone Number: (805) 968-0123
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Goleta
Cuisine: Mexican

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  • Address: 879 Embarcadero Del Norte, Goleta, CA 93117
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Goleta
  • Phone Number: (805) 968-0123

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican

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