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Taqueria El Nopal

2902 S Glen Ave Ste D, Glenwood Springs, CO 81601-4419
+1 970-945-7311
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“carnitas” (6 reviews)
“chicken” (6 reviews)
“seafood” (3 reviews)
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2902 S Glen Ave Ste D, Glenwood Springs, CO 81601-4419
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Reviewed 21 April 2017

Having moved from Texas and along the Mexican border, I know what good Mexican food taste like, and what good TexMex food taste like. Having lived in Colorado for 5 years now and tried as many places as I can I have found only a...More

Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Only good part was salsa bar. I had al pastor and it was terrible. Never going back again. Blahhhhh.

Thank OysterAddict
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Fresh authentic food at a good price. Was busy for a late lunch and I could see why. Will make it here again.

Thank Pylut
Reviewed 2 December 2016

Authentic Mexican food done right. You line up to order and they call out your number when it's ready. I love the tacos. Friendly busy atmosphere.

Thank AngeloftheWest
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Here is our experience: friendly owner, order off of a billboard, no chips with your meal, $2 fountain drinks/no refills, you tip while ordering, but once food is served you aren't attended to, no kids menu, salsa bar for a variety of salsas - none...More

1  Thank masonsmom1
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

I had the chicken quesadillas. It was delicious. The chips were thicker than I like and a little hard. However there were 6 different types of hot sauce to try at the salsa bar. I'd eat there again if I ever make it back this...More

1  Thank Steven H
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Food was excellent...ordered an assortment of tacos that were delicious. They have a salsa/toppings/ fixins bar that had some real tasty sauces for your order. Staff was friendly and helpful. Was just passing thru the area but would definitely go back if I ever get...More

1  Thank Wimabean
Reviewed 24 August 2016

I knew this had to be a popular place when I couldn't find a place to park. Once inside I was overwhelmed by the number of locals eating there. The food is very authentic Mexican and plentiful. You order and pay at the counter and...More

Thank JLGerardi
Reviewed 4 August 2016

I had a meal at El Nopal three years ago and have dreamed of returning ever since for the carne asada and the different salsas. I had hopes that the quality and taste were the same and was delighted to find that they were! Another...More

Thank marciebelle
Reviewed 29 June 2016

If in Glen wood Springs, and like Mexican food, you have to visit this restaurant. A little whole in the wall, in a very small strip center, is where you will have a great Mexican meal. Everything is fresh and authentic. The carnitas were out...More

Thank arvaco35
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2902 S Glen Ave Ste D, Glenwood Springs, CO 81601-4419
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Glenwood Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 970-945-7311
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