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.

5 Burro Cafe

7205 Austin St, Forest Hills, NY 11375-5354
+1 718-544-2984
Website
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (3 reviews)
“queso fundido” (6 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 04:00 Hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
7205 Austin St, Forest Hills, NY 11375-5354
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (117)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 113 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food is fresh and fantastic. THE BAR IS LOUD AND NOISY If you are just eating try to go to the back

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank pji
Reviewed 30 November 2018

I love this place! First, it’s been here forever. Second, ya gotta love the name and the pun. Third, the ambience is so much fun—the bar The food: very good Mexican (in my opinion). You can’t possibly eat an appetizer and a main course and...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank DelfinoEdward
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Some great authentic Mexican food. There isn't always the choice to mix and match the way you might want - but the food is excellent. I had the burritos - one with chicken and one with steak - the meat included in the burrito was...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Conor O
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

The food and the staff were lovely. Reasonably priced. Good Mexican vibe. The quantity was proper man size portion which is always a benefit.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Aldrino R
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Been here several times and was very satisfied with each visit. Have tried several different dishes from the large selection and they were all quite good. Friendly service and reasonable prices as well. If you enjoy Mexican, you can’t go wrong here.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank originalbabbel
Reviewed 27 August 2018

I love the steak nachos here! Delicious skirt steak! I don't like frozen margaritas so I get them on the rocks but theyre definitely known for them, so worth a try. Its alwayys a little crowded. Overall good crowd, music and food.

Date of visit: March 2018
1  Thank Aileen B
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

Been going here for 20 years or so and this was the first time I was here in about a year. The place is dirty and decor dusty. I could deal with that if the food rises above mediocre. My wife's fish tacos were bland...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank adamgG3001DD
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

Place was packed but well worth the wait! Waiter service good considering how busy ther were Food was great! Pork was tender and NOT stringy...portions are large! Well worth the $$$ and wait. Only wish they would expand!!! Need a larger space!

Date of visit: June 2018
2  Thank kgsull
Reviewed 16 May 2018

My sister friend made it sound like this place was the bomb. But after trying out the food, it was so-so. Just like any other Mexican restaurant that I had before. Nothing special about this place. There wasn't an a la carte which was disappointing....More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank bouxiong
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

One of my favorite restaurants in Forest Hills! Love the food and margaritas. Fun, energetic atmosphere. Service is a hit or miss but I love it anyway. Enjoy!

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank TurboTraveler33
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all hotels
Comfort Inn & Suites
35 reviews
1.46 km away
Kew Motor Inn
3 reviews
2.05 km away
Paris Suites Hotel
73 reviews
2.22 km away
Holiday Inn Express LaGuardia Airport
267 reviews
2.26 km away
Nearby Restaurants
La Boulangerie
92 reviews
.08 km away
Banter Irish Bar and Kitchen
84 reviews
.15 km away
Bareburger
130 reviews
.06 km away
Nearby Attractions
Cinemart Cinemas
74 reviews
1.13 km away
Forest Hills Stadium
112 reviews
.40 km away
USTA National Tennis Center
417 reviews
1.42 km away
Station House
24 reviews
.23 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from 5 Burro Cafe staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 04:00
Monday
12:00 - 04:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 04:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 04:00
Thursday
12:00 - 04:00
Friday
12:00 - 04:00
Saturday
12:00 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7205 Austin St, Forest Hills, NY 11375-5354
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Queens  >  Forest Hills
  • Phone Number: +1 718-544-2984
  • E-mail
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