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1423 Solano Ave, B/T San Carlos Ave & Santa Fe Ave, Albany, CA 94706-2123
+1 510-528-8226
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good40%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
Travelers talk about
“carnitas” (6 reviews)
“beans” (3 reviews)
“crispy tacos” (2 reviews)
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10:00 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
Mexican, Fast Food
1423 Solano Ave, B/T San Carlos Ave & Santa Fe Ave, Albany, CA 94706-2123
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Gordo's Solano does have a few tables, but it's more of a Mexican take-out place. Burritos are top sellers either regular or super sized and available with several kinds of wraps. You'll be asked the size, the kind of meat (chicken, pork or beef), the...More

Thank George B
Reviewed June 3, 2017

This used to be one of my favorite East Bay Burrito places, but it has gone down hill over the past few years. The staff are rude and seem to hate their jobs and their customers. Their is no pride taken in their work and...More

Thank Bryan B
Reviewed May 22, 2017

Not sure why there always seems to be line out the door here, except that people usually get in line where there is a line. I had a veggie burrito... typical beans rice salsa, not worth standing in line for. Maybe this is a place...More

Thank John H
Reviewed March 4, 2017

It's all about the carnitas. But bean and cheese super is satisfying in every way We take hrs to go and add salsa on top and creams on the side on a plate....yum

Thank Suzan S
Reviewed February 26, 2017

I really like the food at this place, but don't like the workers bad attitudes. They always seem to be in a bad mood. seem to be very arrogant at times. Other than that, the Burritos are pretty good. Just order and go, but don't...More

Thank VitalOne1
Reviewed January 10, 2017

Parking: Street parking - can be difficult at peak times. Atmosphere: None. It's a taqueria with tiny tables and tiny chairs, and they're not comfortable. And on cold days the entire place is freezing - they keep the door open. Get your food to go...More

Thank russandmarti
Reviewed November 19, 2016

Small hole in the wall establishment with great basic burritos and tacos. Guacamole is hit or miss. Can eat-in but mostly takeout.

Thank W8146BAalim
Reviewed November 15, 2016

the burrito i had was amazing! it was really good. the best about it was the rice. i especially love the huge super burrito. the price is okay too. what else would you want?

Thank dameiliya
Reviewed October 25, 2016 via mobile

Gordos has been my favorite burrito place for years. Flavors all blend wonderfully- no bad choices, I generally order the chicken or carnitas . Have noticed that on weekends there is a different crew and that the burritos are a little sloppy But still worth...More

Thank Michael R
Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

Have been a regular customers for twenty plus years. Food is pretty good. Service has been on a steady decline this past year.was their yesterday (Saturday) before the rush. The guy making our burritos had an attitude that was so incredibly rude. Mr macho, little...More

Thank Anita P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1423 Solano Ave, B/T San Carlos Ave & Santa Fe Ave, Albany, CA 94706-2123
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Albany
  • Phone Number: +1 510-528-8226
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