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El burro

1108 Federal St, Pittsburgh, PA 15212-4702
+1 412-904-3451
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible3%
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“burrito” (5 reviews)
“guac” (3 reviews)
“potato tacos” (2 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly
1108 Federal St, Pittsburgh, PA 15212-4702
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Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Close to the national aviary. Great place to grab a little lunch before going to check out some birds. $ean's tip - grab something local instead of cafeteria food at an attraction.

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Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

Loved the California burrito!! The hot sausages were excellent. We also had the potato tacos and they were delicious as well. Will definitely go back!!

Thank Michael A
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

A Little Thursday Lunch Taco Action @elburropgh at their newest location at 1130 South Braddock Ave. Pittsburgh, Pa 15218 this location is their second and is only 6 months old. I highly recommend stopping in here because their Tacos are absolutely delicious. These are their...More

Thank Eric R
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Between the staff (order taker/cashier lady) not being overly friendly coupled by the $10 slightly smaller than average mediocre chicken burrito, I'm not a fan. It wasn't terrible, it just wasn't anything special and was small and not very meaty.

Thank Julder
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

El Burro is located in a slightly sketchy area and it doesn't have tables, just stools: it's not particularly comfortable or clean. The food was very nice: 2 shrimp, 2 carne asada, 1 pulled chicken and 1 pulled beef taco, a small pot of guac...More

Thank Eva J
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Wow, this food is salty. I ordered two hard tacos (chorizo and carnitas) with sour cream and guac on top. Even the guacamole was salty, making the whole shebang really unpleasant to eat. Husband ordered a California burrito. He salts EVERYTHING and even he admitted...More

Thank AyBeeOh
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Best burrito I've had since Mexico. This is a hole in the wall on the edge of a sketchy part of town. The store front looks a bit worn down and the inside is the epitome of hole in the wall. There are no tables...More

Thank Francus
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

Was eager to try the food at El Burro but now wish I hadnt. I ordered a street chicken taco and it was pretty bland. The tortilla was decent tasting but the filling was blah..way too much onion on top too. I also ordered the...More

Thank VegasBetty
Reviewed 12 September 2016

We were taking a lunch break from the Children’s Museum and walked over. If you go directly there it’s probably a 10 minute walk. Enjoyed a chorizo burrito, chips and guacamole, and a Mexican Coke. The food was good and we are glad we ate...More

Thank CDTrip72
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

Found this place on a road trip last summer. Good vegan burritos and just an all around good place to visit. Last time we went back twice in the same night because it's so good. This time. Sunday hours and exercising a little restraint only...More

Thank zach c
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1108 Federal St, Pittsburgh, PA 15212-4702
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh
  • Phone Number: +1 412-904-3451
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