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El Frijolito Restaurant

11 Alexander St Ste B, Watsonville, CA 95076-4626
+1 831-724-8823
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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good32%
  • Average20%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (7 reviews)
“burrito” (14 reviews)
“rice” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
PRICE
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DETAILS
11 Alexander St Ste B, Watsonville, CA 95076-4626
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1 - 10 of 34 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been enjoying takeout from El Frijolito for several years. We have always just called it "The Bean", and I just recently learned it's real name. Regardless, It has the best burritos I have had in a number of years, and I am 74...More

Thank thebillking1
Reviewed 19 April 2017

I either over looked my favorite, Tapas, or they don't have them. also, i didn't get any lgbt vibes. I;ll try again.,

Thank Anthony C
Reviewed 23 August 2016

I have been going to this place for almost 30 years. I used to come by during lunch to grab a great, inexpensive burrito during lunch while attending WHS. Now I bring my whole family here to a great, inexpensive lunch or dinner. We love...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 19 July 2016

We were hungry and needed to eat something everyone would like. This food was really good. Meat was cooked just right and everyone enjoyed their food.

Thank Emmanuel B
Reviewed 15 July 2016

We went here based on another sites reviews. The prices are good and the food is pretty good also. It does not look like much on the outside or inside but don't let this bother you. I had the taco plate which came with 2...More

Thank Mike N
Reviewed 5 July 2016

This is a good place for High School students at lunch. they are conveniently near school with enough time to walk there and back to school on time. Food is decent and at average price

Thank Daisy M
Reviewed 4 July 2016

This is a local institution. We come here regularly when we need a good Mexican food fix. Friendly, family-run place with mostly locals and families. Shrimp dishes are great.

Thank mutro
Reviewed 24 April 2016

The restaurant has indoor dining and outdoor window for take outs. I just wanted a burrito so I ordered BBQ pork. The service was quick as I got my burrito in about a minute. I ordered the super burrito for five bucks(before taxes) which is...More

Thank 427BeatleBob
Reviewed 19 March 2016

El Frijolito aka The Bean has been around forever. Family run business with great food and no frills. There is a reason that customers continue to eat at the bean. The portions are large and authentic. Breakfast on the weekend, lunch or dinner are always...More

1  Thank centralcoast831
Reviewed 21 February 2016

It is a hole in the wall location, but burritos are good. They have vegetarian items on the menu. Salsa is very good. Price is definitely good!

Thank JeriLG
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 19:00
Monday
10:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
10:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
10:00 - 21:30
Thursday
10:00 - 21:30
Friday
10:00 - 21:30
Saturday
10:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Alexander St Ste B, Watsonville, CA 95076-4626
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Watsonville
  • Phone Number: +1 831-724-8823
  • E-mail