Event Type

Search More

Locations

Dos Toros Taqueria

137 Fourth Ave. New York, NY 10003 | East Village | 212-677-7300

Location Description:

When Leo and Oliver Kremer came from the Bay Area to New York City, they found the burrito scene a little lackluster. Instead of complaining, they set up shop near Union Square, where they started selling giant San Francisco-style burritos in an upscale fast-food setting. The menu is simple and straightforward: burritos, tacos and quesadillas stuffed with either carnitas, grilled chicken, steak or rice and beans, plus a healthy serving of cheese, salsa and sour cream (guacamole is available for a little extra). Organic beans, locally raised and hormone-free chicken, and biodegradable utensils beckon the eco-friendly diner. Lunch is the most crowded time, with workers on break lining up for take-out and a few stragglers relaxing on the seats made of thickset reclaimed wood. At night, enjoy the more laid-back atmosphere with a cold Negra Modelo or Dos Equis.—Keith Wagstaff


Related Stories (2)

Details

  • Cuisine(s): Mexican
  • Hours: Sun 12pm-10:30pm, Mon 11:30am-10:30pm, Tue-Fri 11:30am-11pm, Sat 12pm-11pm
  • Price: $
  • Serving: Dinner, Lunch
  • Alcohol: Beer, Wine
  • Reservations: Not Accepted
  • Parking: No Parking
  • Payment Types: All Major Credit Cards
  • Features: Takeout

Related Stories

  • Fork in the Road: Featured
    Katsudon -- the perfect autumn lunch Constituting a sort of new Times Square for New Yorkers instead of tourists, Union Square is alive with places to eat, many offering such amenities as...
  • Fork in the Road: Marx
    When Sarah DiGregorio first checked out Dos Toros, she liked the Mission-style burritos but advised skipping the rice in favor of the beans and guacamole. It turns out that vegetarians would...

Best of Award Recipient

Loading...