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El Burrito Jr

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21141 Hawthorne Blvd, Torrance, CA 90503-4615
+1 310-944-9200
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Los Angeles, California
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84 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having discovered El Burrito Junior while living in Lomita I had no idea there were more than ONE of them. Probably there was only one other at the time, but still. I guess the one on PCH was the original and the one in Lomita went up second. While I worked at Little Company of Mary hospital they began construction... More 

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Thank fyremaven
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22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I ate here on a recommendation from a friend. I thought it was average. They were busy but the service was a bit slow. The carnitas were good. Plenty of food for the price. The salsa was different from what I like. I will not be coming back. Too many other places to check out here in LA!

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Thank Mike N
Santa Barbara
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43 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

Good food, fast friendly service. They seemed to know a lot of the customers. Standard Mexican food options prepared well.

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Thank Dukekit
Torrance, California
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151 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

We have started coming here more often since the Family Run Acapulco Café on Carson Street closed down. The staff is always friendly and works hard to keep their customers happy. We greatly appreciate this. Great priced food and a nice selection on the menu. Our favorites are combo plates and the Shrimp tostada with a side of guacamole. YUM!

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Thank Deana S
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49 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

My husband and I eat at El Burrito Jr. So many time and they have good Mexican Food. They have Burrito of all kind.

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Thank Hope G
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

When I'm in town I always make it a point to stop in and get a bite to eat. Very good fresh food. tip, if you don't want to wait in line just order a bean and cheese burrito, they always keep some ready made, much faster.

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Thank Andrea J
Strongsville, Ohio
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239 reviews
152 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016

Decent casual Mexican food. Table service or to go is available. Food was freshly made. Portions were quite large. Good value.

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Thank Cliff B
Redondo Beach, California, United States
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69 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2016

Very diversified menu with a wide array of Mexican food. Love their salsa and their overall value. A lot of food for the money!

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Thank Steve M
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54 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015 via mobile

There are three El b js near our house. We generally go there and get the 12 tacos. The fry the shell, fill it with meat, then grill it. Then they add the lettuce and cheese. There is much meat and it's very tasty. I prefer these tacos to tito tacos. My wife prefers the salsa at titos. All in... More 

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Thank Brad A
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22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2015

I had a late lunch here yesterday. It wasn't too busy. It's located in a strip mall. Seated promptly and drinks came quickly. Tea was watered down though. You receive chips and a very good salsa. I had a combo plate which included a shredded beef taco, cheese enchilada, and frijoles. It was on two plates. I didn't taste the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21141 Hawthorne Blvd, Torrance, CA 90503-4615
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Torrance
  • Phone Number: +1 310-944-9200

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