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The 9 Best Burrito Restaurants In San Francisco

Updated: May 2, 2022

Bonkers about beef burritos? Do yourself a favor and get to these San Francisco stores for the best burrito in town. We analyzed food blogs, restaurant rankings, and millions of reviews for the best taquería in San Francisco. Great breakfast burritos and indulgent chimichanga mean you can visit these stores at any time of day!

Find the perfect Burrito spot

La Taqueria

Mexican, $, MissionMexican, $San Francisco, Mission
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
  • Zagat

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    Zagat
  • Michelin Guide

    The 6 Best Mexican Restaurants In San Francisco

    Michelin Guide

Taqueria Cancún

Mexican, $, MissionMexican, $San Francisco, Mission
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Zagat

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    Zagat
  • CultureTrip

    Where to Find the Best Burritos In San Francisco

    CultureTrip

La Palma Mexicatessen

Mexican, $, MissionMexican, $San Francisco, Mission
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5
  • TimeOut

    The 9 best burritos in San Francisco

    TimeOut
  • Eater

    The 14 Best Burritos in San Francisco

    Eater

Tacorea

Mexican, $, DowntownMexican, $San Francisco, Downtown
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • Infatuation

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    Infatuation
  • Eater

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    Eater

Loló

Mexican, $$, MissionMexican, $$San Francisco, Mission
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
  • Zagat

    Best for Mexican in the Mission

    Zagat
  • Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life

    Best Mexican Food in San Francisco/Bay Area

    Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life

Papito Potrero Hill

Mexican, $$, Potrero HillMexican, $$San Francisco, Potrero Hill
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
  • Zagat

    Best Mexican Restaurants in San Francisco

    Zagat
  • Michelin Guide

    The 6 Best Mexican Restaurants In San Francisco

    Michelin Guide

Padrecito

Mexican, $$, Haight-AshburyMexican, $$San Francisco, Haight-Ashbury
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Zagat

    San Francisco's 12 Must-Try Mexican Restaurants

    Zagat
  • TimeOut

    The 10 best Mexican restaurants in San Francisco

    TimeOut

The Little Chihuahua

Mexican, $$, Hayes ValleyMexican, $$San Francisco, Hayes Valley
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
  • Zagat, 2014

    2 Mexican Hotspots, Now Slinging Brunch

    Zagat, 2014
  • CultureTrip

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    CultureTrip

Don Pistos

Mexican, $$, Telegraph HillMexican, $$San Francisco, Telegraph Hill
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • CultureTrip

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    CultureTrip
  • SF Tourism Tips

    San Francisco Mexican Restaurants: My 10 Favorite Spots

    SF Tourism Tips

What gets a restaurant into the top 10?

Finding the best Burrito spots in San Francisco can take way too long. We used our boam magic powers to analyze 3104661 local restaurant reviews, Google and Yelp ratings for 26488 restaurants, and 2325 lists and articles from top sources like Eater, SF Tourism Tips and CultureTrip. We cross-referenced with top lists, like Eater - 17 Reliable Places to Eat Around Union Square, SF Tourism Tips - San Francisco Mexican Restaurants: My 10 Favorite Spots and CultureTrip - The Tastiest Mexican Restaurants in San Francisco. Our engine uses real-time data to only show restaurants that are open and their updated available services, so you can actually enjoy the food we show. Every restaurant shown earned its spot fair and square. With boam, money never makes the list. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

Drink pairing tips for Burrito

  • The perfect match for your fish burrito

    When having fish burrito, experts suggest you pair it with a glass of Pale Ale, a popular beer.

  • Pair ESB with beef burrito

    A beer, like ESB, is a good partner drink to with beef burrito because balances fatty flavours.

  • Pair Pale Ale with bean, cheese, rice burrito

    When considering how to best enjoy your bean, cheese, rice burrito, we would highlight how well a glass of Pale Ale complements the dish as it cuts through richness.


Fun facts about Burrito

  • Craving some burrito?

    Joey Chestnut set a new world record by eating the most burrito at a time. The record, which hasn’t been beaten since, is 47 burritos.

  • The history of burrito

    The burrito was only thought up in 1900s! We wonder what people ever did without some good burrito in their lives...

  • The record holder

    In La Paz, Mexico, Burrito-lovers celebrated a special day on November 3, 2012. Some still remember this as the day when the burrito was made, weighing no less than 12,786 pounds.


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