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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
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good30%
  • Average19%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (7 reviews)
“burrito” (14 reviews)
“rice” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
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LOCATION
11 Alexander St Ste B, Watsonville, CA 95076-4626
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Their Chile Relleno Burrito is to die for.... The enchilada dish was amazing my wife got mad at me because I kept eating her dish hahaha!

Thank JoseCienega84
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Authentic freshly made Mexican food there is an array of different dishes and they are all excellent and best of all moderately priced. Fine out for yourself you will agree.

Thank P2687EHlaurad
Reviewed 28 April 2017

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
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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 AM - 7:00 PM
Monday
10:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Friday
10:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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
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