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Lil' Burro

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12510 S 29TH Ave, Bellevue, NE 68123-1905
(402) 292-0102
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a wonderful family-owned restaurant where they use only the freshest ingredients. They grow most of their own peppers and some other vegetables on site, and carefully source their other ingredients. The food is then prepared using homemade recipes that are better renditions of well-known dishes. The difference is noticeable. I went there with a friend for a mid-afternoon... More 

Thank Dave G
San Antonio
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24 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A family run restaurant, I have been going to for many years. Their chipotle sauce is damn good so I have them smother my enchiladas with it. Did I mention the owner grows his own jalapenos? I like frozen margaritas, a margarita machine would make this place heaven for me. Muy Bueno Robin, there is plenty of parking for the... More 

Thank Walruspat
Omaha, Nebraska
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22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is family owned and operated. It has excellent food. My favorite is the crispy taco. Beef brisket is the best. Lots of choices on the menu.

Thank julie68133
Niceville, Florida
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69 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

I was in the Omaha area on business and a local gave me a heads up to try out Lil' Burro. I went at lunch time. The atmosphere has that local "been around for years" vibe. It is worn/weathered, but appropriate for the environment. It fits that off the beaten path experience. The food was great. The portions are enormous.... More 

Thank OhioOggy
Bellevue, Nebraska
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

We have been going to Lil Burro for a couple of years now , and not once have we not enjoyed our food. You see a lot of locals here on any given day . When we don't feel the best we are known to get a bowl of the Green Chili .. has just the right amount of heat... More 

Thank AndreaTN2
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2016

..I am not a huge fan of Omaha's Mexican restaurants, unless they are in South Omaha....Visited on a Wednesday around 6pm. Note that they are closed Sunday and Monday. There is a large menu, I had fish tacos with the cabbage salsa..different and very good. Generous portions but not ridiculously so. I found the service below average...but the owner was... More 

Thank DutchMiss
Conway, Missouri
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016

The food is awesome. This restaurant is a favorite when I visit the Omaha area. Great, truly authentic Mexican dining. Locally owned and operated. When we lived in Bellevue, the first few months couldn't figure out why the parking lot was always overflowing... almost every night of the week. The trip to south Bellevue is worth it... and if there... More 

Thank Monique b
Bellevue, Nebraska
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

Early dinner. Restaurant has nice menu selection, a relaxed & pleasant atmosphere, food was very good.

Thank tnkrbl64
Bellevue, Nebraska
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016

Love the house bean dip with their yummy flour chips - we can make that a meal. The fajitas are great & we love the house margarita. Friendly staff. Great place!

Thank 917moose
Bellevue, Nebraska
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2016

This is one of our two favorite Mexican restaurants in Bellevue. The first time we went there, the outside appearance of the building made us a little skeptical about the quality of their food. We were pleasantly surprised when we realized we had nothing to worry about. Our server was very friendly and helped us choose our dinners. Great food... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12510 S 29TH Ave, Bellevue, NE 68123-1905
  • Location: United States  >  Nebraska (NE)  >  Bellevue
  • Phone Number: (402) 292-0102

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