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Wondervu Cafe

€€ - €€€Mexican,
33492 Highway 72, Golden, CO 80403-8487
+1 303-642-7197
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good34%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (2 reviews)
“chimichanga” (4 reviews)
“chili” (5 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern
€€ - €€€
33492 Highway 72, Golden, CO 80403-8487
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'd say this has "white people's Mexican food". It's quite pricey ($19 for a chimichanga), so you're paying for the venue. The service is all right, the place is very cute [log cabin], and definitely worth a visit.

Thank 996candy
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Our visit was not great. We arrived shortly after they opened. You would think the service would be good. Opposite, we waited for 45 minutes to get our food. We were a group of 12 and the wait was excessive. We asked finally for chips...More

Thank Wayne M
Reviewed 24 September 2017

We stopped here to eat on a day road trip in the mountains. The prices are outrageous. $14 for a bacon cheeseburger, really. The burger wasn't even that good. One of us had the stuffed sopilla, which was decent, however was $15. For my husband...More

Thank iweejun
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Service was friendly, dining room was clean. Chipmunks running around looking for scraps (there were none) were cute. But, the food was just plain awful. And expensive for what we got, we thought. We ordered two standard margaritas ($8.00 each), a small order of "homemade...More

Thank SV S
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

We happened to see this place as we were driving by and I'm so glad we decided to stop. It felt like Mexican comfort food and Grandma was cooking in the kitchen. I regret we didn't get the chance to take any photos but the...More

Thank JeepneyGirl
Reviewed 12 June 2017

This place was super convenient to Eldora Lodge. It's a bit pricey but the food was pretty good. Heavy on the mexican cuisine.

Thank goochlinda1957
Reviewed 27 March 2017

first off I must say that the view out of this restaurant's window is great. the city really sparkles. the service and the food did not so much. I was here for a business dinner, it was a Friday night so I was expecting the...More

Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

This great little place has excellent Mexican food & good margs. The nachos are not just a pile of chips with a bit of stuff on top...they are layered throughout with yummy melted cheddar & green chilies, & a half order easily feeds two people....More

Thank Vicki L
Reviewed 3 January 2017

I have eaten here many times and always enjoy it. It is not fancy, but the food is good. I highly recommend the guacamole. I'm not sure why, but it is especially tasty. Also the desserts are excellent. I did find the green chili to...More

Thank Spg6611
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

We had a nice brunch at Wondervu. Service was friendly and efficient and we enjoyed our meal. Not much of an actual view, though a good stopover if you're passing by. Menu is quite extensive with a Mexican bias. Not too many 'healthy' options so...More

Thank Matvl
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33492 Highway 72, Golden, CO 80403-8487
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Golden
  • Phone Number: +1 303-642-7197
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