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El Burrito Jr

909 Ocean Ave, Seal Beach, CA 90740-6301
562-431-8483
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Ranked #33 of 80 Restaurants in Seal Beach
Cuisines: Mexican
Most recent review
- Mar 15, 2014
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English first
Buena Park, California
Top Contributor
80 reviews 80 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
117 helpful votes 117 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

This place has it all! Great Mexican food with the best of both worlds of take out or sit down. Right on the beach makes it perfect for the swimmer or surfer who wants a quick bite and they have a walk up window if the no shirt no shoes thing applies. Come in and sit down for a great... More

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Los Angeles, California
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113 reviews 113 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

This is not a spot for gourmet dining. The dining room has zero ambience and is noisy with uncomfortable seating. This IS a great place to come when you're feeding a crowd or are in a cost-saving frame of mind. Think of it as simple Mexican comfort food, served in generous portions at low prices. Tasty and filling. We often... More

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Chicago
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79 reviews 79 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2013

Always stop by for a bite when visiting Seal Beach. The huge chips are unique, the salsa is good and the food is delicious.

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Seal Beach, California
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

Really good ceviche, surfer special is good too and the chile relleno. Great service and the price is right. Across the street from the Seal Beach Pier.

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Seal Beach, California
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42 reviews 42 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

This is a very favorite neighborhood joint, in all the good senses of the word. While the word is out to the locals, who line up at the take-out window, maybe the less adventurous, who might be put off by the no-frills setting inside, need to know that this is good Mexican food, like someone's grandma would make. Our very... More

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California, USA
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462 reviews 462 reviews
260 restaurant reviews
188 helpful votes 188 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2013

Decent tasty mexican fast food restaurant, beach prices. There is another mexican place on main street otherwise MeuterMedia

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Los Angeles, CA
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49 reviews 49 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2012

El Burrito Jr. is a little Mexican place right across the street from the beach. You can either go in and be seated, or use the walk-up window, which what we have always done. This is a great option for cheap and yummy food while in the area. While at the beach, my kids (1 a ravenous teen) were hungry... More

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Long Beach, California
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2012

My husband and I go to El Burrito Jr. often...we call going to Seal Beach and getting the Surfer special at El Burrito Jr our "therapy", we eat sitting on the pier and just enjoying the beach and each other. The food at El Burrito Jr is good, especially for the price...if want decent Mexican food on the beach for... More

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Seal Beach, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2011

This is a warm and friendly family run business. We love the food and have NEVER had anything we didn't like. You get a bonus with the ocean view!

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cali
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37 reviews 37 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2011

awesome food but they need to take credit cards, great hard shell tacos, love this place.

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