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Best B'fast Burrito Around Westchester/PDR/ El Seg?

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AAQjr Jan 21, 2012 08:01 AM

Any Favorites, I am hungry this morning and haven't had one in ages.

Bonus points for excellent and picante (spicy) salsa

  1. Servorg Jan 21, 2012 08:21 AM

    I liked the ones I've gotten from Steve's in El Segundo (although its been a while since I've had one).

    Steve's Burgers
    321 Main St
    El Segundo, CA 90245
    (310) 333-0615

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      Burger Boy Jan 23, 2012 09:13 PM

      Maria's Tortillas on Manchester has a great breakfast burrito.

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        AAQjr Jan 23, 2012 09:28 PM

        Really?! I'll def check It out. I wish I liked their corn tortilla's better, they are just very dry. They were nice enough to sell me some of their fresh lard once for a recipe even though it's not on the menu.

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          AAQjr Jan 24, 2012 12:19 PM

          Delish! This is more Mexican than Mex/American. I got the Machaca BB and it was just egg, beef, salsa and beans. No potato or other filler. Love it. I should mention this is not really a restaurant more of a store front for the Tortilla shop, and it looks like they specialize in flour tortillas. You can eat there but the seating/ambiance is utilitarian at best.

          I'll keep looking for what I think of as the San Diego style BB

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            Peripatetic Jan 24, 2012 12:30 PM

            What characterizes a San Diego-style breakfast burrito? The addition of french fries, like a California burrito?

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              AAQjr Jan 24, 2012 12:54 PM

              Pretty much.maybe that is a better term, san diego breakfast burrito I call it that because good BB's are all over the place tcere, and well, I lived in SD for a bit.

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                BrewNChow Jan 25, 2012 12:45 AM

                I'm from San Diego and I can back him up.

                And I personally like fries in my BBs but it's not super common. I get fries beans bacon cheese and egg, is my favorite.

                You'd think you could just go to a mexican place and have them make that and it'd turn out the same, but I havent' tried since westwood's godawful Mexican places traumatized me.

      2. Servorg Jan 23, 2012 08:07 AM

        Did you find one? If so what was in it, where did you go and most importantly, do you recommend it to the board or not?

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          AAQjr Jan 23, 2012 08:47 AM

          I was running a bit late so I ended up eating at home. I'll try and check it out later this week

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