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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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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“carnitas” (6 reviews)
“chicken” (6 reviews)
“pulled pork” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Latin
PRICE
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LOCATION
2902 S Glen Ave Ste D, Glenwood Springs, CO 81601-4419
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11 - 20 of 47 reviews

Reviewed 1 June 2016

Amazing Nepal flavors and many variety of food choices on the menu to pick from. From light appetizers to full delicious meals, great to stop in and enjoy for lunch or dinner.

Thank DancingEagleRanch
Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

Went twice in two weeks while passing through Glenwood. Not sure where the owners are from but very West Coast Mx style, with lots of seafood and grilled meats. Carnitas was awesome, carne asada too. Real good pico, and pretty sure the corn tortillas were...More

Thank Brian M
Reviewed 18 December 2015 via mobile

Food was good, that's my only compliment. Bad parking, dirty tables, my food was not prepared the way I ordered, chips and salsa cost money, no free refills on soda. I've never been to a Mexican restaurant that did not refill a soda.

Thank boone41
Reviewed 11 December 2015

I have only ever gotten tacos here, but they're great. The tortillas are handmade and when you get your tacos, you can top them off at the salsa bar with limes, onions, cilantro, radishes, and any of six different salsas.

Thank LovesEats
Reviewed 10 December 2015

The place was a bit hard to find as a non-local, and like another commenter noted, the parking was atrocious. Somehow I made it inside though, and that's where the magic happened. The menu screamed authentic Mexican food. There were burritos, but no flautas, chimichangas,...More

Thank Vaughn O
Reviewed 29 September 2015

The tacos are excellent, but not cheap. There is a great salsa bar with onions, cilantro, limes, and a bunch of different kinds of salsa. You order at the counter and they bring it to you at your table.

Thank LovesEats
Reviewed 17 September 2015 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch on our way to Aspen. Couldn't be more pleased. Carnitas were great, lots of fixings at the taco bar, clean restrooms, nice servers - all at very reasonable prices.

Thank sunbern52
Reviewed 15 September 2015

El Nopal is an unassuming little place in a strip mall outside of the historic part of Glenwood Springs, on the way to Carbondale. Open the door and the interior is simply decorated with Mexican style painted tables and chairs. You order at the counter...More

Thank Julie K
Reviewed 3 September 2015 via mobile

Long time locals favorite is busy most of the time. Mexican and Salvadoran items on the menu with daily specials and limited bar. Friendly staff and fellow diners. Pupusas are tender with perfectly prepared sauce and vegetable on top. My favorite are the pork and...More

Thank westslope
Reviewed 28 August 2015

Just like a typical Taqueria in Mexico - meats were tasty - condiments for tacos were a bit disappointing - cabbage not shredded by very finely chopped making it mushy. Sauces for tacos average. Family was very friendly, service was OK. Adequate for a quick...More

Thank ByLandAndSeaExplorer
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
10:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 21:00
Thursday
10:00 - 21:00
Friday
10:00 - 21:30
Saturday
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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