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Favorite 'Refried Bean and Cheese' Burrito?

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Pineapple099 Nov 21, 2008 03:45 PM

I love Refried Bean and cheese Burritos with onions. (white cheese) Mmmmm!
Do you have a favorite place/location? Where? Thanks!

I love Los Tacos Santa Monica Blvd, Olvera Street, and Tex Mex in Lakewood.

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    liltamby5 Jan 13, 2009 11:17 AM

    Manny's in east LA

    1. alkylyou Jan 12, 2009 10:56 PM

      if you need a fix in the south bay, hit lbj's in redondo beach (the only good one is the one on pch). get yourself a special C (two huge bean and cheese burritos) and order it wet. it's like $6 and you'll be eating for a day or two. they actually get better after you've put them in the fridge for a day or two.

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        bu dat Nov 22, 2008 08:10 AM

        campos tacos! it's a mini-chain throughout los angeles. and this might only be my favorite b/c i grew up eating it. but they have stretchy and not too thick flour tortillas, they fill that with a tasty creamy concoction of refried beans and load it with shredded cheese that melts after it's wrapped. this is my absolute favorite!! it's cheap - $2-3 and so even if you don't like it -- it's not a huge investment. there are locations from santa monica to the east side.

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          jensvp Jan 6, 2009 11:48 PM

          I second Campos. But my favorite bean and cheese burrito has always been Tito's Tacos

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            handlertaper Jan 10, 2009 04:45 PM

            My daughter, who lives for bean and cheese burritos,loves Taqueria Chihuahua, in Santa Monica. Her second favorite is Campos!!!

        2. monku Nov 21, 2008 09:52 PM

          J&S in Montebello.
          Open 24 hours. Cheap and good. Bean and Cheese burrito is less than $3. My favorite is their machaca burrito $3.15.
          Must be good-- CHP eats there all the time.

          887 N Garfield Ave (1/2 block south of the 60 freeway)
          Montebello, CA 90640
          (323) 728-3853‎

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            SoCal Foodie Nov 23, 2008 07:59 AM

            I second J&S in Montebello. Their bean & cheese burritos are my favorite in SoCal and also love their green chili and soft tostada burritos!

          2. Emme Nov 21, 2008 06:11 PM

            Gilbert's El Indio

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              mungus Nov 21, 2008 06:06 PM

              Talpa on Pico. Not sure if they use onions, but their beans are so creamy.

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                Burger Boy Nov 21, 2008 05:22 PM

                Al & Bea's, Lupe's, J&S all in East LA

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                  JeetJet Nov 22, 2008 01:38 AM

                  There is ssomething very special about that bean & cheese at Al & Bea's. The green chili burrito is very special also. Eating there is like going to Nana's house when you were a kid.Those small burritos are so simple and so perfect.

                  AL & Beas Mexican Food
                  2025 East 1st Street
                  Los Angeles, California 90033
                  (323) 267-8810

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                    mdpilam Nov 23, 2008 02:33 PM

                    This is the correct answer

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                    diaz Jan 13, 2009 10:40 AM

                    LUPE'S 12 Kinds of Burritos on 3rd Street in ELA. The very best bean and cheese. Try the red chili with it. Very hot, but compliments the burrito.

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                    Ernie Nov 21, 2008 05:11 PM

                    Mexi-Catessan in Monterey Park. Their beans are excellent

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                      jsl Nov 22, 2008 10:46 AM

                      I second Mexi-Catessan on South Atlantic in Monterey Park.

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