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El Faro

2280 Monument Blvd, Concord, CA 94520-3811
+1 925-827-0976
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average0%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“quesadillas” (2 reviews)
“pupusas” (3 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish
2280 Monument Blvd, Concord, CA 94520-3811
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Reviewed 4 February 2018

Great Burrito's and Carnitas Taco's I have been eating them since the early 1970's in the Mission in San Francisco, CA. The Quality is consistent and the service is fast .

Thank Scotty R
Reviewed 10 September 2017

I have eaten here for years, always to go orders and find all the items on the menu to be perfect! Love your chips as well.

Thank lbbabb
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Don't even THINK about eating here, I just had the worst meal of my life. Rude service and dirty tables, to boot. This place used to be decent, but now it is cheap and awful. Nothing authentic here, just bad food with no flavor.

Thank ocean_afficinado
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Stopped here for lunch after a long absence and was quickly reminded of the plain and spacious area for seating, Food is ordered and served at the counter and a small serving of stale chips and salsa accompany some of the orders, although you can...More

Thank Mikeview
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Been eating here for probably 10yrs+. Burritos, tacos, soups, all great. Just had Chile relleno plate and a pork/cheese pupusa....Muy bueno!

Thank Debra m
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Great local Mexican restaurant that has been in business at the same location for at least thirty five years..simple fare counter ordering.. good value

Thank magsiesie
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

I stop here when I want to pick up a burrito. They are generous and the price is right!! I usually just take out. One burrito is enough. Very good!

Thank FredN47
Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

I am in love with their cinnamon chips. They are AMAZING! The burritos are a foot long and have wonderful taste! The pupusas they make on the weekends are some of the best I have ever had. Definitely worth a stop if you are in...More

Thank Tamilyn I
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Fast, friendly service, the food is excellent! We eat here as often as possible - simply the best burritos in Concord!

Thank SunshineHawkins
Reviewed 25 October 2015 via mobile

Been going here for 25 years. I now live in Montana, but come back to El Faro whenever I'm in town! Their super quesidillas are AMAZING! They steam them and they are so good!!!- very nice people who work thete too!

Thank kim_vierra
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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8:00 am - 9:00 pm
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8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2280 Monument Blvd, Concord, CA 94520-3811
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Concord
  • Phone Number: +1 925-827-0976
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