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The Little Chihuahua

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292 Divisadero, San Francisco, CA 94117
415 255 8225
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Wed 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thu - Fri 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Takeout

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  • 15
    Excellent
  • 12
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 1
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  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
nice lunch stop

Stopped in for lunch, great little sport near our hotel. the food was good. My co-workers had the salad which looked like the best taco salad I'd ever seen. They raved it's deliciousness. I had shrimp tacos which were good. Also liked the chips, guac and salsa bar. Chipotle salsa was awesome... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 6 days ago
Emily G
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Xenia, Ohio
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Xenia, Ohio
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stopped in for lunch, great little sport near our hotel. the food was good. My co-workers had the salad which looked like the best taco salad I'd ever seen. They raved it's deliciousness. I had shrimp tacos which were good. Also liked the chips, guac and salsa bar. Chipotle salsa was awesome! I'd eat here regularly if I lived in... More 

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Thank Emily G
San Francisco, California
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42 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2015 via mobile

Love their black bean plantain burrito. It's vegetarian and I'm not a vegetarian but it's still one of my fav's!! Also love their garlic shrimp burrito too!!

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Thank g l
London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

It's a noisy, bustling restaurant which shows how loved it's Mexican offerings are! Fantastic food!!

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Thank onewaymotorway
Melbourne, Australia
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015 via mobile

Delicious, fresh tacos and burritos, great friendly vibe and excellent sustainable practices- great option for a no fuss place to eat.

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Thank mm-at-large
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2015

This place is so small and unassuming but the food will knock your socks off! The black bean and plantain burrito is one of the best things I have ever eaten.

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Thank Maureen D
London, United Kingdom
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293 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 209 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2015

The Lower Haight branch of the Little Chihuahua was a real find. Great food (I had a terrific burrito) served in good sized portions very quickly and efficiently. You arrive, place your order at the front counter and then take your seat. Our food arrived within just a few minutes. I was also able to order a horchata which tasted... More 

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Muscat, Oman
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51 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

Recommended by our landlord- the food was excellent- nice flavours, though the salsa was indeed too hot. We had the chicken burritos and the taco salad, both of which were huge, and filling. It was great to get roasted chips instead of fried ones, so that we didn't have to watch our waistlines. Would request them to improve the cleanliness... More 

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Thank Amelie9626
Sydney, Australia
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17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015 via mobile

Good food..Very well priced. Quesadillas were Awesome just like the Chips and spicy Guac ! Service was quick but not very attentive, no one cleaned our table :( Another thing which can be improved is the lack of space. Will visit again !

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Thank Dax142
San Francisco, California
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52 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

The brunches at Little Chihuahua are very good, and that's the meal I would recommend. There are many other outstanding Mexican restaurants in San Francisco, and several within a couple of blocks of this one. But for brunch on the weekend, this is a good one. You'll order at the counter, get a number, and find a table if you... More 

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Thank mlfranklin
Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
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68 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

I am on a mission to save the endangered plantain burrito. I did not know they even existed until I went some friends took me to Cu Co's last year. My five star review of that place did not save it from going extinct - but hopefully TLC will fare better. I Alta Vista'd "plantain burritos" and the search results... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 292 Divisadero, San Francisco, CA 94117
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Haight-Ashbury
  • Neighborhood: Haight-Ashbury
  • Phone Number: 415 255 8225

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 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 - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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