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Gordo Lele's Tacos & Tortas

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Matamoros, Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
+52 624 109 1778
09:00 - 20:00
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Chico, California
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2011

The last time two years we went to Cabo we asked Taxi Drivers to take us to Gordo Lele's on Matamoros. They all pretended they weren't aware of the street or the place. We walked all around the area also trying to find it. Can anyone help us out with directions. Going there on July 4-11th, 2011

1 Thank Raidtank
Murray, Kentucky
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25 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2011

After reading the reviews on here I told my husband we had to try it. I warned him that it was just a little hole in the wall place. He didn't seemed convinced as that is not his kind of place. He is converted. Yes, it only has 6 tables, yes the plates are in plastic bags, yes the drinks... More 

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Monument, CO
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2011

I'm not going to bash Gordo's, but it's just inexpensive food. Portions were large and there was a nice piece of fresh avacado on each taco, but I wouldn't get excited about going back. The negative reviews are worth reading before you decide to visit (they are accurate).

Thank ESandberg
San Francisco, California
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2011

Really tasty tacos. And owner is super friendly. In addition to great food and amazing value, he also gave our son a small toy truck!

Thank b0sc0
Rancho Mirage, Ca
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104 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2011

Have been there about five times now. Bev sure to have Javier sing. Tortas are great. Tacos are good. And the price is right.

Thank ieduffy1
Santa Barbara, California
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2011

I found this "Lil hole in the wall" through Trip Advisor and visited Cabo San Lucas this past week (May 16th, 2011) while on a Carnival Cruise. Did a lil research on the exact location of this place it it takes literally about a 10 min walk from the Marina. Kitty corner from Giggling Marlin. The place is exactly as... More 

Thank Santa_Barbara_Native
Clayton, Ohio
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2011

I go here every time I'm in Cabo. I've been going to Cabo for the past 7 years and I only missed Gordo Lele's in the first year. Once you go you'll be a fan as well. I've tried all the other taco places and they're just not as good. The only minor problem is that Javier(the owner) doesn't have... More 

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Auburn, WA
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2011

This is a must while visiting Cabo. We ate there at least 1/2 dozen times this past trip (we were ther for 3 weeks). Great food and very inexpensive. Tiny place but right downtown so it is easy to get to. If you are lucky, Javier (Gordo) will don his Beatles wig and sing for you. You will really enjoy... More 

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Merced, California
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31 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2011

Here is a great little hole in the wall behind the weeds...LOL We have always had time to pick up lunch from Gordo in the 15 plus years of coming down to Cabo ! Order the Torta Special for 50 pesos and it's piled high with meat and cheese.

Thank CaboPete
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2011

This place was great. We went there 2 times during our stay in Cabo. The food is great and the entertainment was good also. It is a hole in the wall but those are the best places. Looking forward to going back!

Thank smooookie

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Matamoros, Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Baja California  >  Baja California Sur  >  Los Cabos  >  Cabo San Lucas
  • Phone Number: +52 624 109 1778

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?