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Pancho Villa Taqueria

3071 16th St, San Francisco, CA 94103-3421
+1 415-864-8840
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“burrito” (48 reviews)
“tacos” (13 reviews)
“rice” (9 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Fast food, Vegetarian Friendly
3071 16th St, San Francisco, CA 94103-3421
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The very first Mexican food I've ever tasted when I came to SF. It sets the bar really high for me and for twenty some years later, I have never found the food as good as this place offers!

Thank guekc_2074
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

The BEST fajitas I have ever had, a San Francisco must!!! Had a hard time finding good Mexican food while here but Pancho Villa is the place to go!!

Thank Claire S
Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

Love the shrimp tacos. Best I’ve ever had. Burritos are good also. Salsa bar great variety. Busy place, hectic, self serve/seating, staff friendly. Can’t beat the prices for quality and flavor! If I lived nearby I’d be a regular patron!

Thank jtravels1
Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

On my first trip to San Francisco I was told I absolutely HAD to go to the Mission District and get a burrito from a taqueria. Pancho Villa prepares the food right in front of you so when you first walk in you get an...More

Thank Emily I
Reviewed 31 January 2018

Busy Mission taqueria serving decent burritos. The service is "rapido" and "muy amable". I was lucky when I visited to enjoy live mariachi music.

Thank Jon H
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

My friends and I were in San Fran on holiday and started our night out in the mission district with a burrito here. It was brilliant. Huge, full of flavour and under $10. Well worth a visit and a cheap eat if you find m...More

Thank James C
Reviewed 30 September 2017

We have been to San Francisco twice in the last 6 months and both times we ate here it was so good. So many options and so many different Salsas. This is our go to place when we visit for sure , can't wait to...More

Thank ubenumber2
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Love this place. there is usually a line but they move fast. Great aqua fresca and I love getting my baby burrito. They have a great salsa bar and the customer service is great. A Mariachi band can usually be found playing on busy nights...More

Thank Cara T
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

I had platter number 4 loaded with steak and garlic shrimp. The platter also had sautéed vegetables, fresh veggies, sour cream, guacamole, beans, rice, and tortillas. My favorite part was watching the food being prepared, and the large assortment of sauces and condiments. My wife...More

Thank Webbuzzard
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

They do a little different here where they offer beans as options for your tacos, but regardless one of the better tacos in the area and the carnitas and al pastor were my favorite.

Thank mattheweng5
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3071 16th St, San Francisco, CA 94103-3421
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Mission District
  • Neighbourhood: Mission District
  • Phone Number: +1 415-864-8840
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