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Burrito Brothers Taco Co.

1402 W University Ave, Gainesville, FL 32603-1932
352-378-5948
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Ranked #52 of 462 restaurants in Gainesville
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $5 - $10
Cuisines: Mexican
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
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English first
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 NEW

Very casual hole in the wall type place tucked behind a church off the main street. We were sent there by someone local and she was right, the burritos here are great! You order at a little window and there are some tables to sit at on the patio. I liked that you could add different veggies and sauces to... More

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Cincinnati, Ohio
Top Contributor
142 reviews 142 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

Nothing too fancy here, order at teh window and eat outside from a brown paper sack. Good food, no complaints. Kinda place I like. Found this off trip advisor while we were driving back north after Spring Break. Glad we went here rather than one of those burger joints off the interstate.

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Palm Beach, Florida
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

These are by far Gainesville's best burritos! Anytime I'm in town, or just passing through, I have to stop for one of their primo bean burritos. Good price for outstanding food. The only problem is that their bathrooms are in a separate building and homeless people shelter themselves there. So when you go for lunch - plan to use the... More

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Largo, Florida
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144 reviews 144 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

A little tough to find, but the food was solid. Good guacamole, spicy chicken/chorizo burrito ((I agree, add guacamole or sour cream to it). Has that hole in wall / dive / good find vibe to it. You eat outside on metal picnic tables.

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Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
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40 reviews 40 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014 via mobile

Went here because one of our group LOVES this place. The food was fine - nothing to complain about but not all that special. The staff is exceedingly pleasant and helpful.

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Old Hickory, Tennessee
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51 reviews 51 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013

My boys always insist that we go to Burrito Brothers whenever we are in Gainesville. These are the best burritos anywhere. Once again, we were not disappointed. The burritos are huge and tasty. It is definitely a diamond in the rough!

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Dallas, Texas
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2013

Our son goes to UF and took us to Burrito Brothers for dinner. As you can see from some of the other reviews, this is not a fancy place. Let's be honest, its the backyard of a small house-turned-kitchen. Its cement and hard packed dirt and some not-too-comfortable well-worn patio furniture. You order at the window and there is frequently... More

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Top Contributor
83 reviews 83 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013 via mobile

This place has yummy tacos and burritos. We were at UF and were told by several students that if we wanted awesome tacos that would be the place. The pulled pork is juicy, tender and very flavorful. It is a really great little hole in the wall, with patio seating. I'll definitely come back the next time I'm in Gainesville.

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Gainesville
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50 reviews 50 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2013

Was told 15 minutes on a pickup order and arrived in about 10 minutes as they are mostly ready in stated timeframe. Waited over 30 minutes and kept getting up and standing near window and all of these people who arrived after me and placed orders were already done or gone. Went to window for 3rd time and they asked... More

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Gainesville, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Don't be fooled by the crappy location. The burrito I got here was the best I've had in town. Definitely recommend!

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