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La Palapa - CLOSED

308 S Hunter St, Aspen, CO 81611-2827
+1 970-544-8479
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Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good33%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
2 Feb 2015
“Closed”
4 Aug 2014
“Big dissapointment ¡¡¡¡”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
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LOCATION
308 S Hunter St, Aspen, CO 81611-2827
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1 - 10 of 44 reviews

Reviewed 2 February 2015

Unfortunately La Palapa was closed on my last visit. Had many good memories there. It's my understanding that the space is now a cannabis shop, so stop in and get an appetite to go!

1  Thank Cliff F
Reviewed 5 August 2014 via mobile

It took over 45 minutes for us to be served our food. When the food arrived the portions were very small and low quality. Compare with other mexican restaurants we have been to, this La Palapa Restaurant was a big dissapointed.

Thank ALMAR45
Reviewed 25 July 2014

After reading several tripadvisor reviews, both good and bad, my husband and I were pleasantly surprised by both the food and the service here. First thing first, we read some reviews that the Margaritas were bad. I heartily disagree. They were very tasty and pretty...More

2  Thank coopsafruitloops
Reviewed 22 July 2014

Was craving Mexican food in Aspen. As a daughter in law of a wonderful Mexican lady, who knew how to cook and taught me what real Mexican food was, I was ready to see if this place was legit or not. Legit Tip: order carnitas!...More

2  Thank Laura P
Reviewed 6 July 2014 via mobile

Service was ok. Nothing special. Loved the carnitas tacos. Cute location. Prices were ok but pretty expensive. Welcome to aspen.

1  Thank ThatBGuye
Reviewed 26 June 2014

we went here in their happy hour and i love their taco but the service is just average and not too much selection on happy hour drinks and btw their salsa is really good

1  Thank det70
Reviewed 15 June 2014

Based upon TripAdvisor reviews, we expected better. The carnitis plate featured what tasted like fried pork with a surprising crispy quality and not the tender pulled pork we expected. The sides were good. The restaurant no longer serves draft beer, but has only a few...More

Thank ColoradoDoc
Reviewed 13 March 2014

Went for happy hour and what a value! Margaritas were excellent -- not too sweet as many tend to be. Happy hour tacos were delicious and we complemented it with a shrimp Caesar off the menu. Even though we were at a Mexican restaurant, this...More

1  Thank quikwhit
Reviewed 13 February 2014

La Palapa is friendly and fun, with prompt and attentive service, and reasonably priced for Aspen. A year ago I'd ranked this restaurant as "excellent" on the strength not only of its service but also its food - in particular its guacamole, tomato salsa and...More

Thank Travels_with_Em
Reviewed 3 February 2014

Let me preface this by admitting I am a Mexican food snob as I live an area with really good Mexican food. The Margaritas were okay, the food was better and not bad for mountain Mexican. It is overpriced but I was in Aspen, so...More

Thank Nikko_Traveler
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 308 S Hunter St, Aspen, CO 81611-2827
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Aspen
  • Phone Number: +1 970-544-8479
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