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Donita's Cantina

€€ - €€€Mexican, , Vegetarian Friendly
330 Elk Ave, Crested Butte, CO 81224-9407
+1 970-349-6674
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good26%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“fajitas” (18 reviews)
“chips and salsa” (18 reviews)
“cobbler” (6 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
330 Elk Ave, Crested Butte, CO 81224-9407
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On our recent stay in Crested Butte, CO, we ate dinner at Donita's Canitna. The service was prompt and friendly, and the food and drinks were excellent. We enjoyed our experience there enough to make a return trip two nights later, and enjoyed that time...More

Thank Jeremy W
Reviewed 14 March 2018

Food was great. We went twice. The manager, bartender and local crowd were at one end of the bar talking loudly with lots of profanity.

Thank David F
Reviewed 7 March 2018

We visited Donita's after a day of skiing. We were greeted immediately by both host and server. Such a pleasant experience! We ordered the specials, stacked enchilada with pulled pork and the winter salad. Both were a 10! The margaritas were fabulous and unique. Food...More

1  Thank Ktravelsforfun
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Great Margaritas, wonderful atmosphere and all home made food! Can't beat this place for the price! See you there!

Thank snowcop
Reviewed 22 February 2018

We sat in the bar and the service was excellent. We had Happy Hour special margaritas which really didn't taste that special to me. I had the chicken enchiladas with a Christmas sauce - it was so good. I thinkthe husband wasn't quite as enthusiastic...More

1  Thank Graciel
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Ate here for dinner in CB. Our server was Helen who helped us find things on the menu we could have, even though we had 2 people with special dietary needs. Helen was attentive and the other servers and hostess kept checking on our table,...More

Thank Smuzzie1
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Great atmosphere and great food. The servers make you feel like family. We had the jalepeno bottle caps to start and topped it off with enchiladas and relleno’s. This is a place you have to try!

Thank Brian H
Reviewed 26 January 2018

We had some good local recommendations for this place and visited here the first night in town. We both love Mexican food and eat at different Mexican restaurants in Colorado, California, Utah and Nevada fairly frequently. Our waitress and other staff were very friendly and...More

Thank LLion
Reviewed 19 January 2018

This is the place to go for some thaw-you-out Mexican food! We love the salsa, stacked enchiladas, and fajitas. Friendly, attentive waitstaff and restaurant managers who are always welcoming.

Thank Kathiwithani
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

The staff was so nice and the food was good. The chili relleno batter was a little too thick for me!

Thank beeham2
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 330 Elk Ave, Crested Butte, CO 81224-9407
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Crested Butte
  • Phone Number: +1 970-349-6674
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