All things burrito in Victoria

All things burrito in Victoria

There is something so deliciously satisfying that comes with a carefully crafted burrito. We at Tasting Victoria have compiled a list of six places offering all kinds of unique and absolutely delicious burritos for you, your friends, and family to enjoy!

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Taco Justice

There is no justice in this world without a good burrito, and at Taco Justice you will find a diverse and delicious array of burrito flavours. At this popular food truck in Victoria, all the mains can be crafted into either a taco, burrito, or bowl.  One of their popular menu choices is The Green Bastard, which includes deep-fried avocado wedges, crispy cheddar, pineapple, oh-snap and chipotle sauce, charred tomato salsa, snappy watercress slaw, and cilantro. 

@_tacojustice
tacojustice.com
1580 Cook St.

Boomtown

Have you ever had a burrito with black garlic Humboldt squid? Well, at Boomtown on Yates Street you can order just that (or have it as a bowl)! This amazingly delicious burrito also comes with rice, black beans, pickled onions, cabbage, Boom Sauce (or vegan Boom Sauce), and cilantro. If black garlic Humboldt squid is not your vibe then try one of Boomtown’s other burrito flavours including beef birria, pork chorizo, green chili chicken birria, or fried brussel sprouts and cauliflower.

@boomtownyyj  
boomtownyyj.ca
950 Yates St.

La Taqueria Pinche Taco Shop

At La Taqueria you will never be short on burrito options, and flavours! Enjoy burrito choices such as the breakfast burrito, the crispy chicken burrito, the Cabo burrito (battered prawns), cauliflower Baja, and many more. There is nothing like a jam-packed burrito, bursting with savoury flavours, ingredients, and sauces.

@lataqueria
lataqueria.com
766 Fort St.

Tacofino

Find meat, fish, and veggie-friendly burritos at the ever-popular Tacofino. Discover an array of menu choices along with a selection of burrito options, which include fish, vegetarian, pork, steak, roast chicken, super veg, and crispy chicken. 

@tacofinolovesyou
tacofino.com
760 Pandora Ave.

La Taquisa

At La Taquisa you can order a veggie or meat 12-inch burrito filled with beans, cheese, pico de gallo salsa, lettuce, and any choice of filling. The fillings for La Taquisa fall into three groups: carne, seafood, and veggie/vegan, and each of these categories includes an array of filling. Under carne, you can choose from fillings such as chicken tinga and pork chorizo. For seafood, La Taquisa offers such fillings as ceviche and Baja-style shrimp. Under the veggie/vegan category, choose from such fillings as beans and cheese, and veggie mole. 

@lataquisa
lataquisa.com
1017 Blanshard St.
176 Wilson St. #120 
768 Goldstream Ave.

Cafe Mexico

At Cafe Mexico, you’ll find an atmosphere that is fun, lively, and filled with delicious dishes and drinks, including burritos! At Cafe Mexico, all the burritos are served with a side of tortilla chips and come in a variety of flavours. The burrito flavours include vegetariano, chicken tinga, cochinita (Mexican-style pulled pork), barbacoa (braised beef short ribs), and camaron.

@cafemexicoyyj
cafemexico.com
1425 Store St.

Written by

Tessa Cowan

Writer at Tasting Victoria