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Chipotle Mexican Grill

1751 N. First Street, San Jose, CA 95112
408-453-6115
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Ranked #49 of 1,906 restaurants in San Jose
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Mexican
Most recent review
- Aug 5, 2014
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English first
San Jose, CA
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

I was reluctant to try the trendy Chipotle. A new one opened near my house on Cottle Rd in San Jose, CA so I decided to finally give it a go. I LOVE eating burritos and am a bit picky (I prefer the more authentic restaurants). I tried the Carne Asada and was disappointed. My hubby insisted I give it... More

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Honolulu, Hawaii
Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

We were driving from San Francisco to Yosemite valley and had a taste for Mexican food. We usually go to the hole-in-the-wall mom and pop places where we live but when you're on the road taking a chance nowadays is not always a good idea. We saw the Chipotle sign off the freeway and decided to give it a try.... More

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Boise, Idaho
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157 reviews 157 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

Quick and friendly service. Only grabbed a couple of beers. Good selection, cold. Good pricing. Sit outside if it is a nice night.

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Los Banos, California
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158 reviews 158 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

We arrived right during the lunch hour and I was surprised at the fast service! It was my first time and so I was unsure as to what I was going to order. The staff was patient and I ended up being very pleased with the salad that I had selected. They had a high chair for my young grandson... More

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Fremont
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36 reviews 36 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

We eat at this Chipotle at least once or twice a month. It is one of my "go to" places to pick up a hot, tasty meal when time is tight. Favorite items are steak burrito, chicken soft tacos, and a sofitas bowl. The menu is pretty straightforward with flexibility to add or leave out any of the particular ingredients... More

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national tour
Top Contributor
56 reviews 56 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2013

I always know what I am getting at Chipotle. It may be a chain, but at least I know it will be the same product. Since I was staying at the very interesting Airport Garden Inn across the street I didn't have any more room for adventures. I just wish Chipotle could be cheaper.

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San Juan Capistrano, California
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36 reviews 36 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2013

Some Chipolte's are a bit stingy on items. But this one is your standard one. Had lunch here a few times. Very good. Not gourmet mexican, but very good.

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Petaluma
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86 reviews 86 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

Had a decent burrito. You get to put what you want in it. But there are lots of better Mexican food places around. This ain't no big deal.

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Chennai
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109 reviews 109 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
222 helpful votes 222 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

I always love the burrito bowl.....it is an all in one bowl, combined for healthy eating. It has brown rice/cilantro lime rice, corn, black beans, guacamole,bell peppers, sour cream, salsas and we can also crush and add the tortilla chips to it! And lo! All nutrients put together for you! This is one of my favorite joints in the USA.... More

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Oregon
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71 reviews 71 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2013

The fresh guacamole is always the best at this restaurant chain. Clean restaurant and a helpful counter crew.

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