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Burrito Express

1260 US Highway 72 E Ste G, Athens, AL 35611-5137
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“burrito” (5 reviews)
“tamales” (2 reviews)
“mexican food” (6 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern
1260 US Highway 72 E Ste G, Athens, AL 35611-5137
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

The mixed fajitas are wonderful. The pico is fresh and the quac is good. I also enjoy the tamales. It is hard to find good pork tamales and Theirs are really good. Burrito Express makes the best margarita that I have ever drunk. The staff...More

Thank allegro2003
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

I have been here a few times, the name turned me off but once I went inside I was quite surprised. The Chili Verde with Pork was excellent, lots of food and really really good.. I wasn't impressed with the Steak Burrito, meat was ok...More

Thank Gseppe64
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Food is always excellent and the service is always wonderful. They will answer questions about the menu and will make recommendations when asked.

Thank Trey K
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Don't let the name fool you, they have more than just burritos. Typical Mexican food. Very good food and friendly people make for an enjoyable meal.

Thank Eric M
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

We picked up 3 taco salads and three burritos. They came with delicious salsa complete with fresh cilantro. Lots of chips provided. The taco salad's were in freshly made taco shells, not just in plastic alone. I enthusiastically recommend their food. I will go back,...More

Thank RetiredDawg
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

We dine at Burrito Express often. The employees are very nice and helpful. The food is tasty and hot. The pork tamales are some of the best I have ever eaten. The margaritas are the best.

Thank allegro2003
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Best Margaritas in Athens! A must try! The staff is awesome and the food is amazing! Daniel is the manager and will make sure you enjoy you meal and have a great experience!

Thank Melanie C
Reviewed 24 May 2017

We have been going to this place for many years and its always good, it never disapoints...great food, and wonderful service.

Thank Joseph S
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Offers a wide array of combinations, all seemingly fresh, especially the sauces. The entrees contain more meat than I can eat in one sitting. Sides are a little on the canned side, though. Recommend you give them a try. Atmosphere is okay.

Thank Alabama21
Reviewed 10 May 2017

My family and I always love Burrito Express. It is usually not super crowded, and the food is always good. The service is fabulous, and they know us by name. The prices are very reasonable. If you are looking for a good place to eat,...More

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  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1260 US Highway 72 E Ste G, Athens, AL 35611-5137
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Athens
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