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El Pirrin

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1900 E San Antonio St, San Jose, CA 95116-3044
+1 408-729-8551
08:00 - 21:00
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Sun 07:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 08:00 - 21:00
Fri 08:00 - 22:00
Sat 07:00 - 22:00
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Santa Clara, California
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13 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2014 via mobile

I've been to El Pirrin several times now and they have one of the best al pastor burritos I've ever had. They also have great lunch specials for around $6. Their breakfast burritos are also above average. All in all a great spot to visit if you're in the area.

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San Jose, California
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 June 2013

I worked nearby this year, and I have gone to El Pirrin at least 1x/week for the past year - this is pretty much the best Mexican food I have ever had! Their burritos (which are massive) are absolutely delicious, especially the carne asada burritos. The service is great - you can call ahead and they will have your food... More 

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Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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101 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 June 2011

You can order in English or Spanish and have a relaxing time. Neighborhood feels safe and they have a small parking lot in the back. Nice to eat outside under the sunshades. Staff come out to refill drinks and ask if anything else needed. Lunch specials of $6 brings in the office ladies as well as the construction guys. Inexpensive.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1900 E San Antonio St, San Jose, CA 95116-3044
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +1 408-729-8551

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?