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Red Burrito

1700 Commercial Dr, Vancouver, British Columbia V5N 4A3, Canada
+1 604-707-0877
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  • Excellent12%
  • Very good43%
  • Average28%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible7%
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“burrito” (15 reviews)
“prawns” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Fast food
1700 Commercial Dr, Vancouver, British Columbia V5N 4A3, Canada
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Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Went here for a late lunch and it was superb. Unfortunately they did not have the prawns I was hoping to order but I had a veggie instead and was not disappointed. Service was quick and friendly. Burrito was messy and flavorful the way a...More

Thank Jordan N
Reviewed 27 September 2016

The Red Burrito is a must-see stop on any trip to Vancouver. Great tasting food, excellent staff, and a convenient location! This is a small, simple shop with no frills - just right!

1  Thank Joe D
Reviewed 7 September 2016

This is a good place to stop in for a quick, tasty Mexican meal. It’s sort of Subway-style, in that you order your meal and then go through the short line to let them know what you want on your quesadilla or in your burrito....More

Thank sfp58
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Stop in for lunch at the Red Burrito on Commercial at 1st Ave in Vancouver. The location is easy to find, right on the corner. However parking can be a bit tricky on Commercial depending on the time of day. It's metered parking on Commercial...More

Thank attagirl_007
Reviewed 20 April 2016

We had a hankering for Mexican food and it was around noon time so we searched for the Red Burrito which we were told as near 1st Avenue. The menu is fairly sparce hovering around variations of the burrito. The home-made chips and guacamole are...More

Thank Renegade225
Reviewed 19 March 2016

Having wanted to eat at the Red Burrito for so long, I finally had the opportunity yesterday. They are located on the corner of First and Commercial, a terrific spot for visibility, but not so much for actually getting there. I ended up driving down...More

1  Thank GlennAndYvette
Reviewed 29 February 2016 via mobile

Great location, sat at the bar facing window onto Commercial Dr. Ordered the 3 tacos, roast chicken, spicy chicken & vegetarian (rice & black bean). Chicken was dry in both, & tortillas were store bought. It's cafeteria style, so you can order various toppings, although...More

Thank Mamr1958
Reviewed 8 February 2016

Service & food was great, had a tamale with various toppings, just before closing. Hit the spot after shopping. Went back 2 nights later and same dish, only added beans and rice. Tamale was mainly corn flower not much chicken. Still tasted good. Servers were...More

Thank Brenda B
Reviewed 30 December 2015

This joint has been at the same spot for at least 7-8 years, just a couple of tables and a counter along the wall with stools, the place is run by Mexicans, it's tiny and on the busiest corner of East First and Commercial Dr....More

Thank Roberto C
Reviewed 17 November 2015

Cafeteria style with a Mexican flavour, limited choices but the food was good, they make to order grilling the burritos right out front. Some subsitutions available small selection of beers. Small place, a few tables and a counter at the window. Mostly catering to the...More

Thank CM J
Commercial Drive
Commercial Drive, also called "The Drive," comprises
of twelve sauntering blocks of modest and unfussy
counter-culture. Straddling the line between
sophisticated and unadorned, it is favoured by
students, artists, writers, designers, and start-ups,
and suffused throughout with a healthy off-beat
counter-culture. The kind of neighbourhood which
well-springs thought-revolutions and has the odd bit
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1700 Commercial Dr, Vancouver, British Columbia V5N 4A3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Commercial Drive
  • Neighbourhood: Commercial Drive
  • Phone Number: +1 604-707-0877
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