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Efrain's Mexican Restaurant

€€ - €€€Mexican,
1630 63rd St Ste 10, Boulder, CO 80301-2941
+1 303-440-4045
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Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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“ribs” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
1630 63rd St Ste 10, Boulder, CO 80301-2941
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Reviewed 8 February 2016

This isn't expensive yuppy Mexican like Agave, Cantina Laredo, or Zolos. Instead you get good quantities of delicious meals. The drinks are served in Ball jars and are a much better value that those others. It can be crowded and you will have to wait...More

Thank BoulderTripster
Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

The restaurant is located in an commercial area but has GREAT food and margaritas. I had the beef and bean burrito. Make sure and have it smothered on the green chili. It is a little hot but very good.

Thank Lynne B
Reviewed 24 January 2016 via mobile

They have a good variety for meat lovers and not so many choices for vegetarians. The food is delicious but too greasy . It is too busy for lunch and there is always at least 30 min wait time .

Thank Minchu01
Reviewed 12 January 2016

Been going to this location for years but it is so crowded now I will order food to go. Smothered chicken enchiladas, Blue Corn Enchiladas are among my favorites. Chile Colorado is delicious. The Green Chili is only for the truly brave! Second location is...More

Thank SouthLava
Reviewed 4 December 2015

While the food is acceptable, the service is quite lacking. During a lunch visit the server made minimal contact with us, only enough to obtain our order, deliver the order and present the check.

Thank PrincessScribe
Reviewed 15 November 2015 via mobile

After reading the stellar reviews for Efrains I was expecting something much better. We waited 30 minutes for a table and watched the place get even more packed. The margaritas were just ok, I was hoping for a more traditional homemade margarita with lots of...More

Thank C2Holm
Reviewed 26 October 2015

As a local I really hate to share this information with you because the lines at Efrains are long enough already. Nevertheless, Efrains is a no frills authentic Mexican Restaurant that doesn't attract many tourists due to the fact that it's not located in the...More

Thank Bob M
Reviewed 5 October 2015

Very good Mexican food. We started with conqueso cheese dip and they give you enough for 8 people. This bowl was overflowing and absolutely delicious. I had a burrito smothered in green chili. It was very good but quite hot. My husband had a Chimichanga...More

Thank Mel L
Reviewed 2 September 2015

Way off in the industrial section of town is a small Mexican restaurant with incredible margaritas and food. The wait is long and the place is always packed and it's worth the wait. Sure you eat your week's worth of calories in one meal but...More

Thank Patricia F
Reviewed 31 August 2015 via mobile

We traveled to Boulder for an oil change @ Fischer Honda/Kia, and looked up somewhere to eat that was close. Efrains was almost within walking distance, although we drove there after the oil change! It was in a small "Industrial" area and we totally missed...More

Thank grnyjeany
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1630 63rd St Ste 10, Boulder, CO 80301-2941
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Boulder
  • Phone Number: +1 303-440-4045
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