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El Rey Burro

608 W Yelm Ave, Yelm, WA 98597-9488
+1 360-960-8381
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good43%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“street tacos” (2 reviews)
“burrito” (5 reviews)
“gas station” (3 reviews)
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10:30 am - 7:30 pmAll hours
608 W Yelm Ave, Yelm, WA 98597-9488
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1 - 10 of 16 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A no drill small operation offering very authentic Mexican food. Excellent taste, largely take out, large portions delivered by good natured staff.

Thank Steven H
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

They have the most amazing burritos. Homemade tortillas...its inside a shell station, so I never would have thought it would even be decent, I am So glad someone let me try one. We probably eat there once a week. Best burritos in western Washington without...More

Thank mrsjuliek
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Not much of a dine in spot, but the best Mexican food this side if Mexico, great prices and lots of food!

Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

The torta is good and for the price you get a large portion. Definitely eat here again. The food is fresh and worth the price.

Thank Thomas S
Reviewed 19 April 2017

This is one of our favorite places in the Yelm area. Great fresh food. We love the street tacos- carne asada, chicken and pork. The burritos are the best. Their hot sauce is great. Good prices.

Thank Larry And Sandr... H
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Order a couple tacos and a cubana. Tacos where OK but my cubana was EXCELLENT!!!!. I cant wait until I go back and order another one. I phoned in my order so it was ready to go when I got there. No waiting. They have...More

Thank themoons2014
Reviewed 12 February 2017

We go there when we're in the mood for a great big burrito. The prices are very reasonable. They only have order counter service and very few tables. They do a big take out business. We've never been disappointed and will continue to go there...More

Thank Elizabeth S
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

No ambiance (it's a gas station) but the food is absolutely delicious. I'm sure these restaurateurs will have their own stand alone restaurant within a year or so, it's that good and they are super friendly and quick! Two tables you can sit at if...More

Thank denisefromCA_AZ
Reviewed 12 December 2015 via mobile

Just meat, onions, cilantro, lime and two little tortillas, exactly what I was looking for. This is the second time we tried to go, the first time was too crowded, and it is clear why! There are two small tables to sit at but unfortunately...More

Thank denisefromCA_AZ
Reviewed 27 October 2015

Good tacos and burritos. The closes to Mexican food in Yelm, however, the location brings it down to three stars.

Thank MickeyMy
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Open Hours
10:30 am - 7:00 pm
10:30 am - 7:30 pm
10:30 am - 7:30 pm
10:30 am - 7:30 pm
10:30 am - 7:30 pm
10:30 am - 7:30 pm
10:30 am - 7:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 608 W Yelm Ave, Yelm, WA 98597-9488
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Yelm
  • Phone Number: +1 360-960-8381
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