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Best burrito in every state for National Burrito Day



Nothing beats a burrito – a giant corn or flour tortilla-wrapped meal filled with your protein of choice, veggies, rice, refried beans, queso, fajitas, and of course, pico de gallo. Maybe you’ll throw in some guacamole, sour cream, cilantro, jalapenos, and other fixings, too. The best part – it’s handheld! National Burrito Day is happening on April 7, and what better way to celebrate the holiday than to go big with the best burritos! There are an endless number of places to grab delicious burritos, but where can you find the best ones in every state? 

Whether it’s your first or millionth time having burritos, be sure to celebrate #NationalBurritoDay at your favorite local burrito takeout shop, hole-in-the-wall, or taco truck! Let’s get the burrito party started.

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Here are Yelp’s best burrito shops in every state for National Burrito Day:

All the meats were extremely flavorful and cooked so so well…The carnitas in the quesadilla was fried nicely, but still soft delicious, and had the perfect amount of saltiness. This place is definitely a hidden gem worthy of being shown to the world.

YELP ELITE, MANNY B ON Joliza’s tacos
From left to right: Testal in Phoenix, AZ; Joliza’s in Long Beach, CA; Santos Cafe in Denver, CO

We got a packed chicken burrito with all the good stuff in it. Avocado, beans, rice and cheese all that and some salsa on the side. It was loaded and well wrapped, it did not fall apart at all.

YELP ELITE LAUREN O ON ay güey comida mexicana

The burritos are huge, and the ingredients tasted ridiculously fresh. The price was great for what it’s worth… I’m still thinking about it up to this point. The service was friendly, and everything was so tasty. It also comes with chips and salsa. Wonderful!

YELP ELITE VIVIAN C ON DIEGO’S BURRITO FACTORY
From left to right: Diego’s in Panama City, FL; The Well Dressed Burrito in DC; El Diablo in Wilmington, DE

Easily my favorite Mexican restaurant in town. Low-key, quick and always delicious… Burritos, of course, are king… Breakfast burritos are a dream and are now on the menu full-time.

YELP ELITE KEITH C ON JUAN’S FLYING BURRITO
From left to right: New Wave in Louisville, KY; Juan’s in New Orleans, LA; Oaxaco in Troy, MI

The creamy habanero salsa is very spicy, but tastes so good. I recommend adding a little to your burrito if you want a kick.
Their burritos are even bigger than the competition. I don’t know how anyone can finish the meal. I had half a burrito and rice leftover for breakfast. It was still super yummy! I highly recommend this local gem!

YELP ELITE CHAD B ON JAVI’S TACOS
From left to right: Summer Salt in NY, NY; Raging Tacos in Las Vegas, NV; Burrito Bros in Kansas City, MO

The steak burrito mojado was perfect and massive! Good for sharing or saving for leftovers. I also loved how the burrito didn’t fall apart while eating. The rojo sauce wasn’t as spicy as I thought it would, but a little splash of hot sauce gave it a nice kick. The burrito was great, but the real MVP was the homemade guacamole that really brought a creamy flavor.

YELP ELITE ROSA H ON EL PUREPECHA

Hands down this is most amazing breakfast burrito I have ever had in my entire life…I ordered the famous Zach Attack which is a all in one burrito…it’s the perfect mix and combination for a burrito that came out the length of my forearm! Hot and fresh and perfectly rolled together to ensure you have the perfect bite and grip while eating! 

Yelp Elite, Melody t

From the best burrito found from the west coast in Long Beach, California serving carnitas all the way to the east coast New York City serving delicious carne asada burritos, and all the in betweens that serve California burritos, breakfast burritos, and more, you’ll be sure to be covered to find the best burrito in every state!

We can’t wait to hear your thoughts! Did one of your favorites not make the list? Or maybe you think our data nailed it? Share your thoughts with us on Yelp!

Methodology: This is a list of the best burrito shops in every state. We identified businesses in every state that served burritos, then ranked those spots using a number of factors including the total volume and ratings of reviews between January 1, 2019 and February 15, 2022. This list looked at businesses across the US. All businesses were marked open on Yelp as of February 15, 2022. When available, all businesses on this list have a passing health score as of February 15, 2022. We included only one business per state for geographic diversity.

Note: With Coronavirus related changes occurring in individual states, we suggest confirming the most up-to-date offerings directly with the businesses listed.

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