Sanchez Burrito

Yunior Sanchez pursued his American Dream by opening Sanchez Burrito in Little Falls in 2018.

Yunior Sanchez pursued his American Dream by opening Sanchez Burrito in Little Falls in 2018.

Man stands with burrito on a platter
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Yunior Sanchez shows off a freshly made burrito Thursday, July 7, 2022, at his Little Falls restaurant, Sanchez Burrito. Cooking was a central part of growing up in a small-town family with four boys
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Man sits in booth at restaurant
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Yunior Sanchez came to the Brainerd lake area about 10 years ago and now lives in Brainerd with his wife and daughter. He spoke of living his own American Dream July 7, 2022, in his Little Falls restaurant, Sanchez Burrito.
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Small, red taco truck replica sits on counter
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A little taco truck sits on the counter at Sanchez Burrito in Little Falls. burritos tend to be the biggest seller at the restaurant, but the menu extends beyond the establishment’s namesake to include items like quesadillas, tacos, nachos and burrito bowls as well.
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Orange wall with vibrant painting of a man and a donkey
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Vibrant artwork adorns the walls of Sanchez Burrito in Little Falls.
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Man looks off camera and smiles while rolling up a burrito
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Yunior Sanchez rolls up a burrito Thursday, July 7, 2022, at his restaurant, Sanchez Burrito, in Little Falls. “If you come with some ideas, we can cook something that’s on your mind,” he said.
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Man ladles salsa verde on a burrito
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Yunior Sanchez makes a burrito Thursday, July 7, 2022, at his restaurant, Sanchez Burrito, in Little Falls.
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Wooden tables, chairs and booths sit inside the restaurant, with orange walls and brightly colored paintings
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Colorful décor and custom-made tables and seats fill the inside of Sanchez of Burrito in Little Falls. The menu includes burritos and items like quesadillas, tacos, nachos and burrito bowls as well.
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Storefront of Sanchez Burrito with cars parked out front
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Sanchez Burrito, owned by Yunior Sanchez, opened in October 2018 in Little Falls.
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Wooden, hand-carved bench says "Welcome to Sanchez Burrito, Little Falls, MN, Est. 2018
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A custom-made bench sits in the entryway of Sanchez Burrito in Little Falls.
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Sanchez Burrito
Man stands with burrito on a platter
Man sits in booth at restaurant
Small, red taco truck replica sits on counter
Orange wall with vibrant painting of a man and a donkey
Man looks off camera and smiles while rolling up a burrito
Man ladles salsa verde on a burrito
Wooden tables, chairs and booths sit inside the restaurant, with orange walls and brightly colored paintings
Storefront of Sanchez Burrito with cars parked out front
Wooden, hand-carved bench says "Welcome to Sanchez Burrito, Little Falls, MN, Est. 2018