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El Burro Taqueria Restaurant

16 Kloof Neck Road, Cape Town Central, South Africa
+27 21 422 3554
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tacos” (20 reviews)
“guacamole” (8 reviews)
“churros” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
16 Kloof Neck Road, Cape Town Central, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friends had dinner here and we all enjoyed it. The food is delicious and fairly priced. It's a high energy place that appeals to a young crowd. But everyone is welcomed. The chicken taco is great and the churros are sweet and yummy. Give the...More

Thank SueInClearwater
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

As this is a tapas type place my husband and I ordered a few dishes and shared. Even though neither of us are vegetarians we both thought the veg Quesadilla with goats cheese was our favourite but all the dishes were yummo. The service was...More

Thank Lredman
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

My friends and I met up with my son and daughter in law, and had a wonderful meal, with delicious mushroom quesadilla and outstanding fish tacos. The service was quick and good, and the atmosphere fun and friendly. Very reasonably priced too. But what blew...More

Thank Karklooflady
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

This place was EXCELLENT!! Food is amazing and fresh. The flavors are truly wonderful. We have been all over SA and truly found a place we love.

Thank David D
Reviewed 2 August 2017

If you did read my previous experience and the reaction from owner Nic I have to 100% admit he made a good point. El Burro therefore needs another review from my side. As a visitor to sit and wait for being served while people can...More

Thank robertgA9210TW
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

impressive and authentic selection of some great tacos! will definitely be back. p.s. the churros tho... WOW!!

Thank brad_capetown
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

I don't easily use best, but this was simply outstanding , all the food was delicious and quite authentic with the best margaritas I have ever had, made how they should, with freshly pressed limes. I really liked the vibe here and will be back...More

Thank Pieterandmax
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Some other photos show the menu's offerings. Although not an expansive menu, the items we had (veggie and mushroom quesadillas, fish taco, vegan taco) were really terrific. Interesting flavor combinations. Quick friendly service, and the horchta was a fun drink to try. Bright open space,...More

Thank Aeneas1842
Reviewed 29 June 2017

The food is good, we always do take aways as this is more convenient for us. In C'town lots of restaurants have difficult times during winter. Therefore in my opinion it is very important that one hand washes the other; Clients who support your restaurant...More

Thank robertgA9210TW
Nic H, Owner at El Burro Taqueria, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2017

Dear Robert I am sorry that our team were unable to accommodate the take away order at that specific time. We do focus on the seated guests during busier times and all our branches do cut off take aways once the kitchens get too busy....More

Reviewed 19 June 2017

It's been a thrill to discover Mexican street food. This isn't tapas, but tacos and various other dishes that you might find being sold from a small food truck along the streets of central Mexico City. They have so many tacos to choose from on...More

Thank worktotravel14
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Kloof Neck Road, Cape Town Central, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central>  > City Bowl
  • Neighbourhood: City Bowl
  • Phone Number: +27 21 422 3554
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