In the mood for Mexican? Get recommendations on the best burritos in every area. Also ask Chowhounds for tips and recipes for making your own at home.

What Is the Difference Between a Burrito and an Enchilada?

When eating at a Mexican restaurant, it's easy to be overwhelmed by the vast array of menu options. There are just so many amazing combinations of beans, meat, and cheese, after all. Maybe you've got...

Mission Style Burritos in OC?

OC Mutt
by OC Mutt 9 days ago

Anyone know where to find great Mission Style Burritos (consider La Taqueria in San Francisco as the gold standard) in OC, preferably nearer to the airport vicinity? La Palma burritos are consider...

Kogi Still RULES - GO THERE!!! Now!

OC Mutt
by OC Mutt 10 days ago

If you're in the SoCal area, get off your buttocks, put on your mask and go out and find a Kogi truck. Support the genius that is Roy Choi and luxuriate in the earth-shatteringly mind blowing flav...

Shrimp Taco Dorado @ Mi Taqueria | Salinas

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 month ago

Mi Taqueria opened on Monday. It's taken over the spot previously home to Boardwalk Subs, Red's Burgers, and even earlier, Campus Drive-In. I gave it a try on Day 3. I asked whether this was con...

Looking for a good Carne Asada Burrito

by austxca 10 years ago

I'm looking for a restaurant that serves *authentic Carne Asada burritos (not carne guisido or fajita beef) with NO beans or rice. Tres rolles on the side would be a bonus. *Authentic Carne As...

Tamales at Panaderia El Palomo in Cloverdale

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 months ago

This small family-owned bakery in Cloverdale has fresh tamales every day. Steaming hot right out of the steamer to consume immediately or available chilled if you're stocking up. Last week I st...

Free Little Amigo Burritos for Kids @ Tommy's Salsa in Novato

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 5 months ago

"Tommy’s Salsa would like to help kids that are missing school who may need some extra meals. We will be providing rice, beans and cheese little amigo burritos (kid size) on school days to kids who...

Late Night Brain Burrito--Confessions/Questions

by rabo encendido 15 years ago

It's a point of pride, perhaps even occasional bragging, that I'll eat and like just about anything. Organs, heads, feet, blood this-or-that, bugs. Just no brussel sprouts, please. It's 1AM. Long...

El Valle Produce in Watsonville

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 7 months ago

On a warm day last summer, I dashed into El Valle Produce in search of a cool beverage. I grabbed this watermelon-mint-limeade from the self-serve case which did the trick. The store has an attrac...

What is a classic authentic mexican burrito filled with?

by Ramius 7 years ago

I´ve been learning how to make burritos from Youtube videos lately. And they turn out tasting pretty good. I´ve been trying to find as many spanish speaking and latino looking cooks as possible. ...

Donut Avenue in Calexico?

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

After reading about the role this 24-hour doughnut shop plays as a safe hangout for workers in the community, I'm curious about the food. Besides doughnuts and coffee, apparently it also serves san...

Burrito King in Salinas

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 7 years ago

Feels a bit silly to post about a spot named Burrito King without trying what should be the house specialty, but here goes anyway. After my second of two visits, I discovered that it should pr...

Al & Bea's Bean & Cheese Burrito Recipe?

by TommyG2013 1 year ago

Hi all, I've been trying to recreate the Bean & Cheese burrito recipe from Al & Bea's in Los Angeles (considered by a number of editors as one of the best around). I was wondering if anyone had...

BEST QUESADILLA (Taco?, Burrito?) EVER (In Salinas)!! [moved from San Francisco/Bay Area board]

by mikus 11 years ago

OK, so Salinas is a little south of the Bay Area but not too far south...right? Upon the recommendations and rumors posted on the California board, I had lunch today at Taqueria El Grullense at 97...

Best burrito (authentic) in Las Vegas/El Pastor on the spit

by mookied39 2 years ago

Where is the best (in your opinion) burrito in vegas. Love an authentic pastor/asada or a combo. The only real must is a great hot sauce/salsa in house. So recommend me your favorite, please and...

Paicines General Store & Restaurant | Paicines

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

A year ago I stopped at the Paicines General Store & Restaurant on my way back from the Panoche Inn that had run out of food to serve. Late on a Sunday afternoon, the store cashier informed me that...

Convenience store burrito

by dd57chevy 5 years ago

Hi , I'm new here & am looking for resident "burrito experts" to help with a frustrating problem : I used to buy & enjoy "Red Hot Beef Burrito"s at Casey's , Kwik Shop , etc . After moving away...

A burritos on Long Island

by Gastronomos 3 years ago

After some nice taco at Nelly's in Hicksville, now that they focussed on the good stuff and eliminated the bad stuff, I also tried the tacos again at Taco Tuesday on the Nautical Mile in Freeport a...

Desperately seeking Carne Asada Burrito in Grand Rapids, MI

by sdbetten 12 years ago

I grew up in San Diego and now live in GR and am on the hunt for a Carne Asada Burrito!!!! Does anyone know of a good place to get a California style Carne Asada Burrito. Will drive to satisfy my...

DC metro area - looking for CALIFORNIA BURRITO place

by parjlarsson 8 years ago

Moved to DC area (Alexandria/DC) from San Diego and I miss my delicious California Burrito from Santana's (sadly bought out by some "Fresh Mex" chain). Carne asada, french fries, cheese, salsa f...