El Santaneco Restaurant Inc

$$ • Salvadoran, Seafood, Mexican

203 Linden Ave, South San Francisco
(650) 952-5538


Take-Out/Delivery Options


Recent Reviews

Was craving pupusa's and el Santaneco seemed like a legit local spot! We ordered chicharron and cheese, lorroco, and revuelta. The pupusas were solid. The ratio of masa to filling was great, I didn't get to a point where I was eating just masa. The salsa that came with it was a nice compliment. The pickled cabbage was a bit too salty. I did get to a point though where I couldn't differentiate the taste of the pupusas (also we got it for to go, and they don't separate it out, so...read full review
Being half Salvadorian I have learned to appreciate our food so when it comes to pupusas, I'm like the pupusa connoisseur. KNOCK BACK pupusas with no leftovers. Everyone is super friendly, I never ever have issues with service. For my birthday I wanted pupusa's and clearly I ordered here to get my fix. We ordered over 20 pupusas even zucchini. So happy they've been afloat since the pandemic! Worth the travel, can't wait to dine in, they always poppin with music. Its a vibe! Just...read full review
Yuri runs a great business.  The food is consistently good with lots of choices.

Pupusas are hot, fluffy and delicious.   My husband loves the Camarones Empanizados and they are delicious.  Rice and beans are authentic.

Currently open for to go as they have no outdoor space for tables.  There is street parking and a couple of city lots nearby.  

Please support Yuri and his staff during this time.

We had our wedding lunch here a couple of years...read full review

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Monday 11AM - 7PM
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 11AM - 7PM
Thursday 11AM - 7PM
Friday 11AM - 7PM
Saturday 11AM - 7PM
Sunday 11AM - 7PM

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