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Taqueria Cancun

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Mission District
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2288 Mission St, San Francisco, CA 94110-1812
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9:30 am - 1:45 am
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Sun - Thu 9:30 am - 1:45 am
Fri - Sat 9:30 am - 2:45 am
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Lunch, Takeout

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    Very good
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  • 0
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Go for the vegetarian twco

Wow the most delicious taco in the mission. The vegetarian is loaded with all,kinds of delicious things avocado, rice, beans ( not re fried) and the salsa is perfect

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Suzanne Y
Sonoma, California
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Dining on a budget
  • Large groups
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English first
Orange Beach, Alabama
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Best "Super Burrito" I've ever had. If you're a tourist, it's not in the most convenient part of town but it's definitely worth a trip. I'd recommend it for lunch. Very affordable and very good. I believe I read a sign in the restaurant saying they were closed on Tuesdays so you may want to check before making the trip.

Thank Andy W
Sonoma, California
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wow the most delicious taco in the mission. The vegetarian is loaded with all,kinds of delicious things avocado, rice, beans ( not re fried) and the salsa is perfect

Thank Suzanne Y
Paris, France
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179 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I only come here for late night. Not my favorite but always open and perfect for late night bites. No very expensive and decent menu.

Thank VagabondLane
Greenwich, Connecticut
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62 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This a very casual place but the food is delicious. We ordered our food to go but could just as easily have eaten inside. Service was quick and friendly and nothing disappointed. Everything was messy - just as it should be. We enjoyed the food so much that we ate here twice and will return whenever we're in the area.

Thank andreaadele
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
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161 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

Outstanding food for the price. We ordered several items off board, and everything was very tasty. The burritos are the highlight.

Thank Steve C
Champaign-Urbana, Illinois
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95 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

It looks like a hole in the wall, but the food is stellar. Most items are fairly inexpensive, but with big flavors. The super tacos are just that, SUPER tacos. Oh man, I'd eat them again any day! One will not be enough, order 2-4 depending on your appetite. Everything on the menu was spicy to us, but not enough... More 

Thank Sarah3M
San Francisco, California
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171 reviews
149 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

Lovely hole in the wall kinda place, but when you enter you feel you just traveled to Mexico. Vibrant yellow walls and multi colored flags dripping from the ceiling and picnic style seating makes the place somehow very cozy. The service was super fast and they cook everything right there in front of you. I had the cabeza (beef head)... More 

Thank Tamara F
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

You have to try the carnitas! We went at lunch time and it was packed, most of the people seem to be local and that's always a good sign. We payed $24 for two mains, carnitas and enchiladas, and sodas.

Thank Gabriela S
London, United Kingdom
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73 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

I popped in for beef taco but was left uninspired. The food was ok in taste with average presentation. The restaurant could have been kept cleaner and the finished food cleared away more quickly.

Thank Mark D
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769 reviews
540 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 280 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Been asking around for where to obtain a great Mission burrito, and people have been pointing me towards Taqueria Cancun. Quite impressive I must say. The super burrito, of course, is amazing. The super taco is as well. Love that they offer complementary chips and salsa.

Thank Tunaidi

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2288 Mission St, San Francisco, CA 94110-1812
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Mission District
  • Neighborhood: Mission District
  • Phone Number: 415-252-9560

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20
  • Cuisine: Mexican

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget, Large groups


Open Hours
9:30 am - 1:45 am
9:30 am - 1:45 am
9:30 am - 1:45 am
9:30 am - 1:45 am
9:30 am - 1:45 am
9:30 am - 2:45 am
9:30 am - 2:45 am

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Mission District

Neighborhood Profile
Mission District
From burritos to bicyclists, the Mission is the foundation for all things hip in the city. Cultural attractions, an independent arts community, sumptuous street murals and a high density of bars and cafes make this neighborhood a magnet for young people. While terrific inexpensive food is abundant, its top-of-the-line restaurants now compete with the city’s best for fashionable diners. Indulge as the locals do by heading to Mission Dolores Park, buy some ice cream, and savor one of the most diverse neighborhoods in the country.
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