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El Gran Amigo Taqueria

2448 Cabrillo Hwy, Moss Beach, CA 94038
+1 650-728-3815
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good27%
  • Average36%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
1 week ago
“Absolute Best Burritos”
1 week ago
“Authentic Coastside Mexican Food”
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2448 Cabrillo Hwy, Moss Beach, CA 94038
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We lived in the area a long time ago and it was our favorite burrito place. After we moved we would cherish visits there and would always stop for burritos. We managed to eat there twice on our most recent trip. Still the best burritos.

Thank Sande R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

El Gran Amigo Taqueria is just a few minutes up the highway from Half Moon Bay and a reminder of old Mexican street food. The place is not much to look at and the tables inside and out are not fancy, but the food is...More

Thank 415Mark650
Reviewed 18 August 2016

We ate here while on family vacation. The place is a little rough around the edges; by that I mean it is not finished inside, studs showing, no drywall in places. The tables needed a good cleaning, greasy to the touch. There were 10 of...More

Thank Dan C
Reviewed 27 April 2016 via mobile

We were recommended this place by a staff member at the nearby Montara Point lighthouse where we were staying the night as being in walking distance. As others have noted the place gave the impression that I would be ordering a good dose of food...More

1  Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 15 March 2016

not sure what happened, but i know watered down sour cream when i see it. meat quality is now very grizzly and no get to wonder what it is that you are chewing. the big thing is they never have pasilla peppers. they keep it...More

Thank Dusk_Treader
Reviewed 25 February 2016

This is our go-to place when we don't want to cook dinner. Great veggie burritos. Funky kind of building with picnic tables inside just like a lot of places in Mexico. Very popular with surfers and construction guys and us locals. Order at the window...More

Thank ennyd103
Reviewed 29 November 2015

I get food to go at El Gran amigo quite often, it never disappoints. They also have delicious horchata.

Thank ManoloFL
Reviewed 23 July 2015 via mobile

This is a fab place! It's rough in an entirely wonderful way and might even do for the next Tarantino film set. The standard is very high for the price. My burrito was a thigh thick portion. The kids could not eat their portions they...More

Thank Rupert B
Reviewed 7 May 2015

This place is a good taqueria and this is the best carne asada in town. Sorry Tres Amigos, but they have way better casda. I really still crave the San Diego style of Mexican food, e.g., the burrito has meat, cheese, salsa etc in the...More

Thank Badq45t
Reviewed 22 April 2015

This place should be torn down before it falls down. I don't know how the health department allows them to stay open. Very dirty inside/outside.

Thank Granny61
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  • Address: 2448 Cabrillo Hwy, Moss Beach, CA 94038
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Moss Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 650-728-3815
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