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Gordo Lele's Tacos & Tortas

Matamoros, Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
+52 624 109 1778
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Overview
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tortas” (98 reviews)
“taco” (138 reviews)
“carne asada” (55 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
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LOCATION
Matamoros, Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 815 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

Do not walk past this hole-in-the-wall. Javier makes amazing tortas and tacos, and they cost basically three dollars. If you're lucky he'll sing to you while accompanying himself on tiny toy instruments. It's an unforgettable experience!

Thank travelbystorm
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Every year we visit Gordo Elle’s for the best shrimp taco in town. Today was our second visit this month. Great as always. Unfortunately someone broke into his shop last night, stole his TV, CD player, CD’s and some cash. He needs everyone’s support getting...More

Thank Cagey9
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had the most fun visiting Gordo Lele's Restaurant. His tacos are delicious, salsa and guacamole so fresh and flavorful. Part of what makes the experience so unique is the owner Javier. He cooks for you, sings for you, and truly wants you to have...More

Thank LynnVB
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A trip to Gordo Lele’s is always a highlight of our Cabo vacation. He has good food and will serenade you while you eat it. It’s always fun.

Thank Sandy P
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

Authentic Mexican food can't say enough from home made tortillas to fresh fish salsa and guacamole! Great service with a smile!

Thank sterlingb925
Reviewed 4 December 2017

No trip to Cabo is complete without a visit (or two) to the Gordo Lele. His tacos are the best, his beer is cold and his floor show is not to be missed! After a few months off for heart surgery, Javier is back at...More

2  Thank Uchi-mama
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Haven’t tasted the food and I already fell in love with the place. Javier was exceptional and a gentleman. We have heard from a lot of people that to have the best Cabo experience you need to meet him. Since it was our last night...More

Thank Georghe M
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Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

Javier is a great man with a humongous heart. We didn't have time for food, so I can't comment on that. (although my father has eaten here many times and loves it) I can certainly say this gentleman can sing and entertain though. My kids...More

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Reviewed 30 October 2017

This restaurant is an absolute must when you are in Cabo. The entertainment is fabulous and the food is really light and tasty. If you're in a group (max 12) this is a great restaurant to go to for lunch and is ridiculously inexpensive.

Thank Liza C
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

What a sweet owner who serenaded us with his singing of three songs. This place was very small and scorching hot, but he was so sweet that we decided to stay. The food was good and the entertainment was great. What a sweet man. Highly...More

1  Thank ChosenbyChrist
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Susan M
30 June 2017|
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Response from Antoniaswan | Reviewed this property |
When we were there in May he was there so I have no idea if he is there now .
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17 March 2017|
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Response from Michelle D | Reviewed this property |
As of February 2017 he was in the same location.
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Susan M
26 June 2016|
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Response from laura57149 | Reviewed this property |
We saw him June 15, and he looked tired. He smiled when we asked about his health, but he had obviously lost weight. He said the "government" was the reason he couldn't sell beer right now, but the tacos are as good as ever.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Monday
9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Tuesday
9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Wednesday
9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Thursday
9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Friday
9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Saturday
9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Matamoros, Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Baja California  >  Baja California Sur  >  Los Cabos  >  Cabo San Lucas
  • Phone Number: +52 624 109 1778
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