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El Burro

€€ - €€€Mexican,
1875 S Bascom Ave Ste 570, Campbell, CA 95008-2389
+1 408-371-5800
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good37%
  • Average17%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“enchiladas” (14 reviews)
“chips and salsa” (13 reviews)
“shredded beef” (6 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern
€€ - €€€
1875 S Bascom Ave Ste 570, Campbell, CA 95008-2389
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First time coming here,If your really hungry you'll probably dont want to come here it took a long time for the food to get to us.I loved the atmosphere,great drinks,food was great.I'll come again

Thank nkk0719
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Unfortunately their refried beans (and everything else it appears) is cooked in lard. The waiter did manage to get me a veg burrito made up which was extremely bland. Guacamole nothing to write home about either. Pity..I was really looking forward to some great Mexican...More

Thank aoifebdillon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place has been around since the 70’s and is in bad need of an update. Food is meh. Not the best and not the worst. Employees were helpful but did not seem happy

Thank Jesse T
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

We love coming here for lunch because you don't have to have dinner. They have big portions. My husband got their enchilada, tamales and tosada. For sure it could have been split. The 1 item dishes are plenty for a person because they serve salad...More

Thank timteresa0
Reviewed 27 January 2018

We enjoy going to this restaurant.... when my children were young, we brought them here a few times and now we have "rediscovered" El Burro... Pleasant and efficient staff with a dark and quiet decor. Their chips and salsa is good and is refilled as...More

Thank lwj
Reviewed 28 December 2017

This has been a family favorite of ours for many years. Great atmosphere, AMAZING food that won't empty your wallet. The service is always great. There may be a wait, might want to call in advance.

Thank pkcooley11
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

My wife and I used to live in Los Gatos and our family has eaten at this restaurant for many, many years. It provides great service with very good Mexican food and you will not be disappointed.

Thank David E
Reviewed 22 November 2017

Have been going to this restaurant since the 1970's. Not much has changed, food is hot, tasty, and plentiful. Great place for family dinners, great beer and margarita selection. Hope this never goes away.

Thank gary a
Reviewed 18 November 2017

El Burro has been around for a very long time and it has stayed true to good service and good food over the years. It's a great place to go with a group as the varied and traditional menu and large seating can accommodate just...More

Thank Stratus2013
Reviewed 23 October 2017

The food is great, and the margaritas are the best in the Bay Area. The servers are a catch ten. Sometimes you get the ones that want to work, and most of the time you get one after you go to the front desk and...More

Thank diane t
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1875 S Bascom Ave Ste 570, Campbell, CA 95008-2389
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Campbell
  • Phone Number: +1 408-371-5800
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