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El Nopal Restaurant

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1435 E Evans Ave, Pueblo, CO 81004-3414
+1 719-564-9784
Tue - Thu 11:00 - 20:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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179 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

El Nopal is good, but it's just simply not my favorite in town. It was clean and the staff was friendly. The huge basket of chips were good. The bean burrito was average.

Thank Babybear71
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

My family and I arrived here and right off the bat we could tell that the service was going to be slow, there were only two waitresses for the entire restaurant. It took quite awhile to get our food and drinks, but we were very understanding because we could tell that the two waitresses were working very hard. Putting service... More 

Thank CerealMaster
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20 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

Great family owned place. You can taste the love that goes into every bite. I've been many times and especially love the enchiladas. Portions are big and prices are small. Service is exellent with a smile. I will be back for more....La Doche Vida....

Thank Jimmy S
Pueblo, Colorado
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58 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

I love the chicken quesidillas. Four of us ordered them. Large portion. Everyone else enjoyed their food too. Daily specials. Great service too.

Thank Mary M
Baltimore, Maryland
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 September 2014

Great food and service!!! Variety of old time favorites and house special appetizer with homemade chips was splendid. Enjoyed the great service and smiles, great atmosphere!

Thank LovelyLadyNewport
Pueblo, Colorado, United States
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25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2014

I love El Nopal. It might be a bit shabby, but the food is excellent and the prices are reasonable. I love that you get chips and salsa with the meal. The service is always quick and friendly.

Thank Terri C
Littleton, Colorado
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2014

I am new to Pueblo and have not had a chance to venture into the industrial heart of Pueblo. A high school friend suggested we eat here. It was a great choice for lunch. I have read mixed reviews here but found the negative ones baseless. Yes, the vinyl on the booth seats is worn and ripped, but the food... More 

Pueblo, Colorado
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36 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2012

When you think Pueblo Mexican, people don't always mention El Nopal. It has been around forever though and hasnt changed a bit. On a weekend when some of the others are jam packed with a wait, you can usually get seated immediately at El Nopal. Chips and salsa are great, entrees always come our promptly and are good. With it's... More 

Thank Dominic G
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 August 2012

I read a previous review that the food is re-used and heated up in the microwave that is utterly false! The food is always hot and tastes fresh. The food at El Nopal has a different and good taste everyone can find something to their liking at El Nopal. The chicken tacos on white are to die for. And the... More 

1 Thank bps11
Pueblo, Colorado, United States
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 March 2012

I have been here many many times, the service is excellent as well as the food. I have been to pretty much ever mexican restraunt in Pueblo and El Nopal's has the best tamales I have found.

1 Thank Paul R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1435 E Evans Ave, Pueblo, CO 81004-3414
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Pueblo
  • Phone Number: +1 719-564-9784

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?