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Taqueria Cancun

2288 Mission St, San Francisco, CA 94110-1812 (Mission)
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Ranked #597 of 4,944 Restaurants in San Francisco
Price range: $1 - $20
Cuisines: Mexican
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Late Night
Neighborhood: Mission
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English first
London, United Kingdom
18 reviews 18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Even though it took a bit of time to find and I did not like the look of the surrounding neighbourhood it was one of the best eat that I had in SF.

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Kingston, New York
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21 reviews 21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

I've been here twice, and each time it was a friend or family member living in San Francisco who brought me there, saying it was the best Mexican food. They're right! The prices are perfectly fine, the line moves along, and the burritos are fantastic. So stuffed full of flavorful freshness! Vegetarian friendly and a nice colorful interior. I wish... More

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London, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014 via mobile

Go for the super burrito! We were recommended this place by a local, and it was clear that it's popular amongst locals judging by how busy it was! The burritos are cheap and really tasty, and I'd definitely recommend this place if you're in/visiting this neighborhood!

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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

Found this place while on a walk. Fantastic salsa and burritos. My wife also had a taco and it was great. A little dirty but we arrived right after lunch hour. Not an evening/fine dining type of place but will fill you up for lunch at a reasonable price.

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20 reviews 20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

I love this restaurnat. From the fresh OJ, great chips, crazy green salsa, and then the burritos. OMG...The vegetarian burrito is out of this world. Never had anything like it anywhere else. My choice: Super Veggie burrito, mix of re-fried and black beans, light rice. Wow...

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Portland, Oregon
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116 reviews 116 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

You can do any better than this. The carne asada super burrito is a perfect quick lunch. The "man sized" portion is more than enough for one and is served with chips and a spice avocado sala and a traditiona salsa. Both excellent.

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Durham, United Kingdom
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149 reviews 149 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2013 via mobile

Burritos are wonderful and inexpensive, atmosphere is great, assisted by a mariachi player, what's not to like. (Well possibly the restrooms). Still worth the visit though.

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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

Taqueria Cancun is a Mission standby, serving amazing tacos and burritos late into the night. You really can't do any better for $3-6. Their burritos have won Best of the Bay over 10 years in a row. I particularly like the burrito mojado for two people to share.

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San Francisco, California
11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013

This is my local go to taqueria in the Mission. Cheap prices and large portions are the way to go. Alot of the taquerias in the Mission are stuffing burritos with rice and beans and skimping on other ingredients, like Meat!! Cancun doesn't do that, they make huge, tasty burritos that will leave you stuffed. It can get busy at... More

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Belmar, New Jersey
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108 reviews 108 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

I asked a friend who used to live in San Francisco for his choices of best burrito in town. I love burritos and was going to make a pilgrimage to The Mission district to try an "authentic" one. Tops on his list was Taqueria Cancun. I jumped on the bus and was greeted by a pretty long line. Bear in... More

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