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El Burro

209 Nelson Pl, Williamstown, Hobsons Bay, Victoria 3016, Australia
+61 3 9399 9292
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good38%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“tapas” (32 reviews)
“paella” (28 reviews)
“chorizo” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Spanish, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
209 Nelson Pl, Williamstown, Hobsons Bay, Victoria 3016, Australia
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Reviewed 4 August 2017

Great tasty food, service was very good. Food came out in a timely manner. Great fopr groups to share plates and very social.

Thank Olivia R
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

I decided to have my birthday here as they have the most amazing singer on the last Sunday of each month from 1pm - 4 pm. I had 12 guests and upon my arrival I learned there was another birthday booked and the place was...More

Thank RodandKaren
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Two couples, we arrived without a reservation on Mothers Day. Sat outside which was nice as the restaurant had several diners and was rather hot. We ordered the Crispy Chicken Tacos, $7.00 each. They arrived, without taco shell, on a cold and small tortilla. A...More

Thank Richard T
Reviewed 14 April 2017

When we come to Williamstown a visit to el BURRO for tapas is always on our ‘must do’ list. We were lucky enough this time to be here on a Thursday and sampled their ‘special’ chicken sliders which were priced at just $4 each. The...More

Thank fromdownunder
Reviewed 3 April 2017

This is one of my favorite places to eat in Melbourne. The food is always delicious and there's a great selection to choose from. The service can be a bit slow during busy times but the food is worth the wait. There's an outdoor courtyard...More

Thank Melissa K
Reviewed 20 March 2017

We came here with friends. My husband and I ordered the paella which was nice but all I could easily taste was spice. Our friends had tapas but the croquettes and arancini looked like they weren't restaurant made. We sat outside (back) but it really...More

Thank nicole4444471
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Friendly engaging staff and really tasty mexican-inspired food. None of the overtly kitschy Cactus Jacks atmosphere at this place. A large group of people dined on the grand banquet with no disappointment at all. The ten or so dishes came out at regular intervals, and...More

Thank Adamant_About_Travel
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

We chose the banquet and wow what a choice. The food kept coming and quality was spot on. Will return . A must visit when In Williamstown.

Thank Joeygg
Reviewed 27 February 2017

We couldn't fault it. The food was excellent, well presented and great portions. The staff were very friendly and accommodating, especially with food allergies We were lucky enough to be there on a nice day and sat outside in the beer garden and the wait...More

Thank vikstar792
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Always enjoyable. Kids love it here. Food is always great. Staff are friendly and service is great. They make some fantastic drinks for the grown ups.

Thank Melbournemini
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25 November 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 209 Nelson Pl, Williamstown, Hobsons Bay, Victoria 3016, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Hobsons Bay  >  Williamstown
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9399 9292
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