We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Don Cuco

Certificate of Excellence
€€ - €€€
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
3911 W Riverside Dr, Burbank, CA 91505-4327
+1 818-842-1123
Website
Today
11:00 - 22:00
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

300 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 280: English reviews
Level Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Whilst staying in Burbank we went to Don Cuco for dinner and we were hooked. This is a fantastic Mexican restaurant that offers beautiful flavored meals, great drinks and the staff were friendly and efficient. By the end of several days in Burbank we had visited the Don on three occasions. If only we could take them back to Australia... More 

Helpful?
Thank Grant W
Los Angeles, California
Level Contributor
19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

A local hot spot for the best Mexican food around. Great menu variety. Clean and cozy Mexican decor, very warm and colorful. Adjacent to Toluca Lake. We've visited multiple times for lunch and dinner. The half hour drive from home is worth it. Great margaritas and always a choice of black or refried beans...both great! Separate bar area is always... More 

Helpful?
Thank DeeNep
Level Contributor
14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came as a family while on vacation. The meats were prepared incredibly well and our dishes were very flavorful. I highly recommend eating here. Service is well done too. I would return.

Helpful?
Thank pasqua07
Burbank, California
Level Contributor
15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great and delicious Authentic Mexican Food, I recommend very delicious, staff is very nice. And always making sure your doing great.

Helpful?
Thank QueenRivas
Burbank, California
Level Contributor
4 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have heard such good things about Don Cuco and wa so looking forward to finally going. I thought the food was so so and I am sorry but the Margarita's were not good. A bit pricey and just did not get a warm and fuzzy feeling from the staff. Maybe I will try it again, we shall see.

Helpful?
Thank Denise C
Arlington, Washington
Level Contributor
22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ate here twice since we were staying just across the street. One night just two of us, the next 4 adults and 2 kids. Pleasant staff! We had some picky eaters and there was something for everyone. Just a nice evening. Good drinks😀

Helpful?
Thank kjarman1
So Cal
Level Contributor
120 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's been a while, but it wasn't good enough to replace my go to place for Mexican food. I can't rally say anything was bad, but neither can I say anything was great. The prices seemed a little higher than similar restaurants, but the food wasn't any better.

Helpful?
Thank Michael E
Level Contributor
9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We've been going to Don Cuco's for well over twenty years. My kids have always requested that we go there for their birthday dinners (and they are adults and still want to go). The food is great and the staff is beyond wonderful. We have dinner there several times a month.

Helpful?
Thank Colleen S
UK
Level Contributor
107 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here in visit to nearby Warner Studios. Service great, we sat outside on a lovely sunny day. Food was fine, could have been spicier for me

Helpful?
Thank Unic
Level Contributor
36 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This small restaurant has Mexican charm in every nook and cranny. The restaurant has dim lighting and tables, while close, feel very private. There is a small outdoor dining area. The food was delicious with large portions. The Burrito combos were stuffed with chicken. I had to take 1/2 home with me for another meal.

Helpful?
Thank Wendy B

Travellers who viewed Don Cuco also viewed

 

Been to Don Cuco? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3911 W Riverside Dr, Burbank, CA 91505-4327
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Burbank
  • Phone Number: +1 818-842-1123

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Don Cuco staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?