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) #43 of 52 Restaurants in Pagosa Springs €€ - €€€ Mexican,
230 Country Center Dr, Pagosa Springs, CO 81147-8957
+1 970-731-3545
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good25%
  • Average25%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible12%
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“beef” (2 reviews)
“mexican food” (16 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
Mexican, Southwestern
€€ - €€€
230 Country Center Dr, Pagosa Springs, CO 81147-8957
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Party of 10 and they accommodated us easily on a busy holiday weekend. Everything we ordered was wonderful and you are looking over the river. What more could you want?

Thank Jennifer J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Two families on vacation came in to an empty restaurant at lunch and waited an hour for food after ordering. Chips/salsa can be extra so watch out. Plenty of other good Mexican in Pagosa.

Thank Taralee B
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Expensive for crappy food! Paid $8 for a single taco with beans and rice. Rice was dry and old-Neither my husband or I couldn't even eat it. Taco shell was just a store bought shell filled with runny shredded beef that made it soggy and...More

Thank SarahRenea
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Exactly what you would expect for a menu but with really delicious vegetarian options- spinach enchiladas & mushroom enchiladas! Very good flavors, thick & hot green chile & very nice indoor seating environment. There is a patio but we didn't sit out there. Great bar...More

Thank Morgan F
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Decor is festive and great for large groups and families. In my opinion, it is a Pretty pricey place. We were a bit turned off by the price of lunch and dinner entrees compared to other similar restaurants. Decided not to eat here but ordered...More

Thank Humbleweeds2015
Reviewed 12 June 2017

The fod here is pretty good, but the bar is the real selling point. Try the everything, I have had few dishes here but what I have had, it is amazing. There are too many Mexican restaurants in Pagosa Springs, and this one shows it's...More

Thank Jason W
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Our first visit to Chato's. Stopped in for lunch and ordered the chicken enchilada special. Very good and and good portion. Their salsa is spicy, more than most. We are in Pagosa weekly and will stop in again.

Thank ozarklandman
Reviewed 25 May 2017

We ate here because it was close to our room, but the food was just so so. Green chile was unexceptional. Too much cheese. Just not that great tasting.

Thank Jenene J
Reviewed 16 May 2017

We had the asada burrito. Very good food. Friendly staff. We liked the ambience as well. The salsa was a little warm but that's just me. Loved the burrito even though I wasn't used to having rice inside and not on the side. I'd eat...More

Thank SherryH334
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Food was very good ,love Mexican food restaurant was very clean,service was exelent ,thanks so much ,we just can wait to go back and enjoy the meals,prices are also good , good recommend

Thank gloriamztln
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 230 Country Center Dr, Pagosa Springs, CO 81147-8957
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Pagosa Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 970-731-3545
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