El Pulgarcito Express

Latin American, Thai, Mexican

1124 Oak St, Kansas City
(816) 491-8830


Take-Out/Delivery Options


Reviews for El Pulgarcito Express

Friendly staff and a clean dining area. Note food is cooked when you order so your getting everything fresh which adds a noticeable amount of time if your lunch time is limited. I had the taco's which were 'ok', I wouldn't order them again though, very very lean on the shredded cheese, meat very dry and the corn tortilla just wasn't good. . The sauce has a zing to it so for me a little went a long way. Value, was good for the portion received. Maybe the next visit I'll try...read full review

LOVE THIS PLACE. my boyfriend referred this to me as we both just moved downtown. so yummy. so authentic. a must have authentic taco place in kcmo, would rather go here than torchys. we walked out with two bags and decided to get daiquiris as well at kc daiquri shop. perfect pair.

El Pulgarcito Express is the 3rd space in KC to share the Pulgarcito name following the original in Merriam, Truman Rd at Jackson and now across the street from city hall. I've always considered their pupusas as the best in town and the one that I had today did not sway my opinion. Plump, with hot melty cheese and spinach, grilled perfectly and topped with tangy curtido and a splash of salsa. It was a wonderful reminder that the national dish of El Salvador is way better than...read full review

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Monday 10AM - 8PM
Tuesday 10AM - 8PM
Wednesday 10AM - 8PM
Thursday 10AM - 8PM
Friday 10AM - 8PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

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