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Cilantro Taco

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5036 Main St, Manchester, VT 05255-9787
+1 802-768-8141
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11:30 am - 8:00 pm
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Sun 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 8:00 pm
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Manchester, Vermont
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

A great idea that simply fails. Ingredients may be key but rice and beans and the burrito small size really don't rise to a size level worth the price. Vegan burrito is possible but getting them to add the other half of an avocado instead of the unwanted meat is a chore. Tables aren't cleaned regularly and that's a large... More 

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Thank Cosmo75x
Albany, New York
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250 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate lunch at Cilantro a few weeks ago. We had their burritos and they were very good. More choices that we would have imagined. The prices were very reasonable.

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Thank Bourlingueur60
MANCHESTER CENTER, VT
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have been to this Manchester CTR. VT burrito palace at least five times. Whether you order one small or larger, be prepared for a gourmet adventure. The ingredients are local and select. Your choices are custom to satisfy every palate. The making is to order and visual. Service and knowledge outstanding. Physical plant appropriate in every dimension. Clean from... More 

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Thank Peter H D
Middlebury, Vermont
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86 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 14, 2017 via mobile

I got the salad which had a lot of variety. I liked the spicy pumpkin seeds. Would have liked the option for pinto beans, only black available. The shredded meat is very good! Dining room is small but nice/casual.

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Thank j3ffr3y111
Manchester, Vermont
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52 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 12, 2017

I reviewed this place in 2012 and though the food was great it seemed expensive for what you got, especially since it was counter service. However, since then there are many more options and specials, their homemade limeade is an awesome compliment. It's still only tacos and burritos but its simply awesome. So what else is great ... they use... More 

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Thank Bexx802
Connecticut
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33 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 5, 2017 via mobile

Probably the best in the quick grub category in Manchester - good food from quality ingredients served fast and easy. Clean place, fast and good service, clean design, good food.

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Thank ShashBB
Milford, Michigan
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88 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 2, 2017 via mobile

This was a great little find- like a homegrown version of Chipotle. Friendly staff, great food options with streamlined ordering, and a lot of stuff was made in-house and locally sourced which is always cool to see. I enjoyed the taco meal deal and was not disappointed! Also, their house-made Limeade was tasty and not over-sweetened.

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Thank 719rachel
Vermont
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24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 23, 2016

Fantastic little taco shop where everything is made fresh. Your taco/burrito/salad is made to order right in front of you as you make the choices.

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Thank Gunde-Oskar
Manchester, Vermont
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 19, 2016

Local, delicious, quick and affordable. It is where the locals go and the only place in town,other than Bagel Works, you will ever see a line ( which is a good thing)

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Thank amandabickford
Catskill Mts.
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87 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 16, 2016

While checking out the cool shops in the heart of Manchester (which is really cute!) we decided to eat at Cilantro Taco. It was pretty crowded and a little hard to find a seat. We ended up sharing a table with a man that was kind enough to share his table with us. I can see why it was so... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Fast Food, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5036 Main St, Manchester, VT 05255-9787
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Green Mountains  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +1 802-768-8141

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