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El Burrito

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Fitzrovia
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El Burrito is currently doing battle with Benito’s Hat for control of the area’s lunchtime hordes; its prices are slightly lower, but whether its tacos, burritos and quesadillas are better remains open to debate. A queue snakes out of the door at peak times, and most customers choose to take their food away with them – not surprising, given the rather uninspiring interior (the small room at the rear, largely undecorated save a handful of functional tables and chairs, is an unappealing place to eat). Burritos are the main draw; they’re filling, juicy and fresh-tasting, though go easy on the potent hot sauce. Our one complaint? Being charged 50p for guacamole or pico de gallo salsa seems a little unfair.
Venue name: El Burrito
Contact:
Address: 5 Charlotte Place
London
W1T 1SF
Opening hours: Meals served noon-11.30pm Mon-Sat; noon-10.30pm Sun.
Transport: Tube: Goodge Street tube
Price: Set lunch £6.90 2 courses, £7.90 3 courses. Set dinner £9.90 2 courses, £10.90 3 courses.

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Mr K

This is by FAR the best, most authentic Burrito, in London, that I have tried. I have tried a great amount of burritos in London. This is for those who are looking for a real Mexican Burrito and not UK's frequent 'wrap type' adaptations. Reasonably priced, fresh, very friendly & genuine staff. The back room for eating in has improved a huge deal, showcasing Mexican visual artists' work and offering Mexican condiments, real corn tortilla chips and all sorts of salsa for sale. While a 'hip&trendy' Londoner could describe this place as boring looking and plain, it's authentic and real. To me, that's what's important when I am looking for a burrito. The only issue I have is that they could manage the queue at peak times better.