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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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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good40%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
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“tacos” (23 reviews)
“guacamole” (8 reviews)
“churros” (3 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly
16 Kloof Neck Road, Cape Town Central, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Lovely cheerful spot with great service. Food comes out fast. All dishes I've had have been excellent (and I've had at least half the menu), but my favourite is the steak quesadilla!

Thank JosephOu
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

A great Mexican spot, tasty dishes, lovely buy two get one free lunch time special, hearty craft beer, with a Lion's Head sitting perfectly in the high open windows.

Thank Robinho C
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Lovely decor and energy, and perfect place if you want to grab a relatively quick bite. We had the guacamole, ceviche and taco specials (one with duck, the other with spicy pork). The portions are perfectly sized to share. The margaritas are lovely and my...More

Thank Isabel C
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Walking off the, bustling and restaurant filled, Kloofnek Street we were not greeted by anyone at the door. Eventually, we got one of the waitresses attention and were told that they do not have a table for our party of 4 at the moment and...More

Thank robertsb839
Reviewed 4 April 2017

We were here with the intention of having a quick bite and some guacamole and we found it to be good, served quickly and with a very friendly staff. Absolutely a pleasure.

Thank Realbert
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Nice tasty tacos, lots of different options. Swift service, even though it was busy. Affordable from a European perspective!

Thank LeidsHertje
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Very good, great value best margarita friendly staff, nice spot to see the world go by, best Mexican tapas bar in town

1  Thank Sebbourgoin
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Came on a Saturday night and had some guacamole, ceviche, tacos and a margarita. The tacos weren't my favorite, but everything else (especially the margarita, guacamole and ceviche) was delicious! Everyone was very friendly and I'd definitely go back. The fish and chicken tacos were...More

Thank AnnaKMorris
Reviewed 23 February 2017

If you've been on the road for a while and are looking for some comfort food, this is the place. Very casual, nice service. The tacos are surprisingly packed with the filling of your choice. We liked the goat and spicy pork tacos.

Thank malbec-lover53
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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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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