History Of BurritoVille

BurritoVille is a New York City-based quick-service food chain serving Tex-Mex cuisine, established in 1992. Until 2008, there were 16 locations in Manhattan, one in Westbury, New York on Long Island, and one in Hoboken, NJ. The menu items consist mostly of various types of burritos, tacos, quesadillas, taco salads as well as burrito bowl and nachos. There are also many vegetarian items including vegan chorizo, soy chicken, beef and cheese.

The chain's slogan is, "We're Mexcellent!" original interior decor consists of antique maps of Mexico and classic sensational drama and romance Mexican cinema posters.


In September 2008, BurritoVille closed all its Manhattan locations as a result of the financial meltdown in New York City. However, the Westbury location remained open for business. From November 2008, with new makeover of the chain the Financial District location (36 Water Street) re-opened in July 2009, it was the first of several planned locations in New York City and throughout the country. The 23rd Street location reopened in the fall of 2009.

In 2014 Burritoville revised its logo with new purple design and simplified menu that can work to offer as a franchise concept. As of 2014, the restaurant located in Jersey City is the only location in New Jersey and is getting ready to take over the country and travel abroad.