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Favorite place in VT to get wet burritos!
Rosalinda Morales via google.com - Nov 6, 2019
I personally don't know because I don't eat Mexican food like that in restaurants. I went with friends and they said it was ok.
Leanna Keene via google.com - Oct 26, 2019
Food was fantastic. We were in and out in no time, even though they were packed. Great waitstaff, friendly . Ill definitely go back.
Ken Mosholder via google.com - Oct 25, 2019
It was nice. Food was good. They need to make better coconut mojitos..more staff also.
Elizabeth Rodriguez via google.com - Oct 16, 2019
Yummy margaritas ... read more
Lisa Kapoor via google.com - Oct 6, 2019
The vegan taco was so great. Friendly ...
The vegan taco was so great. Friendly waitstaff and the food was delivered quickly. Some of the best chips and salsa I have had. Very easy to over eat!
Kelli G. via yelp.com - Oct 4, 2019
Good food for a good price! We went on Taco Tuesday and enjoyed $3 tacos. They were a really good size and they were delicious! Service was okay. We did not have to wait long and got our food quicky!
Maranda Nielson via google.com - Sep 25, 2019
Best Mexican food we've had!!!!
Antonia Hazen via google.com - Sep 20, 2019
Visiting from West Coast and found ...
Visiting from West Coast and found the margarita excellent; I told the server that I like a little Orange juices in my margarita but I'd take the house special and she put Orange juice in for me; real service!  The Chili relleno was among the best I've ever had.  Just the right amount of egg batter and it was a little crispy, which I ... read more
Robert W. via yelp.com - Sep 17, 2019
Delicious food..
Dinesh Mamoria via google.com - Sep 13, 2019
Love it ... read more
Alister Marble via google.com - Sep 6, 2019
Great atmosphere. Wonderful tequila cocktails. Food I'd very good. Service can be a bit slow.
Andrew Wallace via google.com - Sep 4, 2019
All around a decent stop
Definitely acceptable food and presentation but not especially memorable. When in Burlington and in the mood for Mexican this is our place. Outside seating a plus. Decent drinks.
BillfromMontreal via tripadvisor.com - Sep 2, 2019
Our go to place for Mexican food in Burlington. For the value, they give you great drinks, free chips and salsa, and outstanding main dishes. We've been many times and always enjoy coming back!
William O'Brien via google.com - Aug 29, 2019
The food was just ok, not great, but the worst part was that it was very over priced. The service was not great, we waited a loooooong time for our bills and then again to pay our bills ... read more
Sara Cook via google.com - Aug 22, 2019
Very good authentic mexican joint with all the traditional dishes you would expect. Tey the elote !!
Simon Turner via google.com - Aug 18, 2019
Best tacos in Vermont!
Jon Prendergast via google.com - Aug 3, 2019
Amazing margarita selection ... read more
chris k via google.com - Aug 3, 2019
Muy bueno music and authentic Mexican food.
Haun Burlington via google.com - Aug 2, 2019
I came here for a quick bite with ...
I came here for a quick bite with some friends.  The atmosphere is nice, and the staff is friendly.  Even though we came during dinner time on a Saturday, it did not feel crowded or quiet, just the right balance.  The waitress was quick to serve us and bring our food, including the chips at the beginning.  I had the taco platter with ... read more
Sunny L. via yelp.com - Jul 27, 2019
Always amazing food, staff is friendly and their “Birthday Boy” margarita is my favorite!
Ashley Fisk via google.com - Jul 26, 2019
2$ taco Tuesday! All that needs ...
2$ taco Tuesday! All that needs to be said, but have gotten burritos there and also delicious.
Scott G. via yelp.com - Jul 17, 2019
Food and service was great. A little on the expensive side, but I expected that for this area. I would definitely go again.
Caroline Negron via google.com - Jul 17, 2019
Amazing food and atmosphere ... read more
Sara Gallipo-Sammis via google.com - Jul 15, 2019
Amazing and I'm from Texas so I know Mexican food. But let the warn you that the other location taste NOTHING like this one. The other ones food is trash.
Zane Houk via google.com - Jul 10, 2019
Food was salted too generously. The kitchen crew played music that unfortunately competing with the music playing overhead. The seating by the beautiful window seemed to lack air conditioning so I asked to sit further back in the restaurant. We were then seated by the door the employees use to step out to smoke, which was left ajar ... read more
Misty Williams via google.com - Jul 10, 2019
Very good food, service was a tiny bit slow, but worth the wait.
Lilly Baker via google.com - Jul 10, 2019
El Gato Cantina is a pretty decent Mexican restaurant on Church Street in downtown Burlington, Vermont. They serve tacos, burritos, enchiladas, etc. any how you want. Most of the food are spicy, but do have mild sauces at your request. They do serve both, alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages. Their tap system has some decent local b ... read more
Stan Payne via google.com - Jul 9, 2019
Margaritas
My friend and I went to El Gato after eating dinner for their own drinks. They have a very extensive margarita menu and I highly suggest trying one of their unique margs. The bartender was very friendly as well!
sipriceisright via tripadvisor.com - Jul 9, 2019
Food, atmosphere, and jalapeno margaritas are all great!
Janice Dawley via google.com - Jun 27, 2019
Deff made some good Mexican food ... read more
AL Manager extension via google.com - Jun 24, 2019
Great place to enjoy a few margaritas, great homemade salsa, would definitely stop again.
N C via google.com - Jun 21, 2019
I loved it ... read more
Arif Kamal Syed via google.com - Jun 20, 2019
Best chips and salsa ... read more
Carrie Rigoli via google.com - Jun 19, 2019
Excellent Tacos selection. Great margaritas. We had a good time for sure ... read more
Eric Elkind via google.com - Jun 16, 2019
Good food, good service, great atmosphere!
Stephen Coyne via google.com - Jun 16, 2019
OUTSTANDING! Who knew you could get really great Mexican food in Vermont? El Gato is terrific. Excellent service and great food.
Tim Townsend via google.com - Jun 4, 2019
Food was delicious, great draft beer selection. Staff are friendly and attentive.
Phil Jones via google.com - Jun 2, 2019
This was our last meal in Burlington before heading back down state. It did not disappoint. We skipped busy church street and managed to get a table here. It was busy but a bit quieter, which was great because we had a baby with us. Tamales were fantastic and my husband loved his tacos. Best tamales I've had in a long time. Complimen ... read more
Jacque Bazelow via google.com - Jun 1, 2019
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