Spicy Double Steak Grilled Cheese Burrito
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We Tried Every Burrito at Taco Bell and This Is the Best

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Black Bean Quesarito
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Best of the Burritos

Taco Bell serves nearly 1 billion burritos per year — and we can understand why. They’re cheap, easy to transport, filling, and stuffed with some of the chain’s best ingredients. But with 13 burritos to choose from and countless opportunities for customization, it’s not always easy to know what to order. Should you get the simple Bean Burrito, or indulge in the nearly 1,000-calorie Grilled Cheese Burrito? After testing all 13 burritos, we can confidently answer that question. Here are Taco Bell’s best burritos.


Prices and availability are subject to change.


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Spicy Double Steak Grilled Cheese Burrito
Taco Bell

Best Overall: Spicy Double Steak Grilled Cheese Burrito

Price: $6.79

Calories: 930

Vegetarian: No

Overall Rating: 4.5/5


As Taco Bell’s most caloric and expensive item, this is a burrito of superlatives. It’s the tastiest burrito, with its crispy grilled cheese and spicy jalapeno coating as an obvious highlight. And inside this overloaded, artery-clogging concoction, you’ll find everything but the kitchen sink: lots of beef, two sauces, sour cream, and fiesta strips. If you’re spice-phobic, consider the normal Double Steak Grilled Cheese Burrito or our runner-up, the Grilled Cheese Burrito.


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Grilled Cheese Burrito
Taco Bell

Runner-Up: Grilled Cheese Burrito

Price: $4.29

Calories: 720

Vegetarian: No

Overall Rating: 4/5


If you want to indulge yourself without going overboard, the Grilled Cheese Burrito is a good compromise between price, flavor, and calories. This burrito comes with everything that makes the spicy double steak burrito great, save the extra beef and jalapenos.


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Black Bean Quesarito
Taco Bell

Best for Vegetarians: Black Bean Quesarito

Price: $4.19

Calories: 630

Vegetarian: Yes

Overall Rating: 3.5/5


Meatless options abound at Taco Bell. The Black Bean Quesarito is among the best of those plant-based offerings thanks to its grilled tortilla, piquant chipotle sauce, and hearty black beans. Its main downfall? The orange goop that lines the outside of the burrito — they tell us it’s nacho “cheese” — overpowers the other flavors. Just use real cheese!


Fiesta Veggie Burrito
Taco Bell

Best for Vegetable Lovers: Fiesta Veggie Burrito

Price: $2

Calories: 570

Vegetarian: Yes

Overall Rating: 3/5


If you want a flavorful burrito sans meat, order the Fiesta Veggie Burrito, which earns points for its crispy fiesta strips, chipotle sauce, and seasoned rice. The veggies — a sad pile of flavorless chopped tomatoes and the guacamole mush — are the burrito’s weakest point. If only they added a handful of fresh, crispy lettuce and tangy tomatoes, then this burrito might compete with the chain’s meat-filled options.


Bean Burrito
Taco Bell

Best for Calorie-Counters: Bean Burrito

Price: $1.69

Calories: 350

Vegetarian: Yes

Overall Rating: 2.5/5


On a diet? The basic bean burrito —  a squishy paste of beans, red sauce, cheese, and onions — tastes just fine, but it’s Taco Bell’s lowest-calorie burrito. There’s not much else to say except that it’s boring, bland, and just alright.


Cheesy Bean and Rice Burrito
Taco Bell

Best for Penny Pinchers: Cheesy Bean and Rice Burrito

Price: $1

Calories: 420

Vegetarian: Yes

Overall Rating: 2.5/5


Palatable, inoffensive, and dirt cheap, the four-ingredient Cheesy Bean and Rice Burrito is a good choice for vegetarians and cheapskates. Like a room-temperature can of La Croix, it’s a commonplace delight that’s sure to satisfy (but not wow) pretty much anyone for just $1.