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El Taco Rey

330 E Colorado Ave, Colorado Springs, CO 80903-1904
+1 719-475-9722
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pork burrito” (21 reviews)
“tamales” (10 reviews)
“beans” (7 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 8:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
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LOCATION
330 E Colorado Ave, Colorado Springs, CO 80903-1904
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1 - 10 of 117 reviews

Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

My husband and I just can't stop coming here. There's always a line, it's a stuggle to find parking just recently, it has always been hard to find a place to sit, and it takes a while to get your food. And it is ALL...More

Thank Donna J
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Last few experiences at El Taco Rey have been disappointing. Our family has decided to take a break from going here, though it has in the past been one of our favorites. Food taste and quality have hit a low point in our opinion. Whatever...More

Thank igo2xs
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

We were lucky enough to be driving past here at lunchtime and made the incredibly wise decision to stop. Delicious!!! Smothered burritos were incredible and our daughter absolutely loved the tacos. She requested that we take the same vacation next year so we can go...More

Thank Tina T
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

We love this place but live out of town, so we're never able to eat there but we managed to get in there and got burritos and they were amazing the beans are always so good and they're very very hot just great.

Thank kadesf
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

I had the fried beef tacos and my boyfriend had the beef burrito. Probably the best I have ever had! The shells were fried to perfection...soft but crunchy and the beef had the best flavor! I will definitely be back again and again! A hidden...More

Thank Michelle M
Reviewed 14 April 2017

My family is picky when it comes to green chili and this is the best!! Small little place but welcoming.

Thank Judy C
Reviewed 5 February 2017

when we got there we were told the ONLY vegetarian things they had were guac salad and cheese quesadillas. Everything else has meat .Be aware if you are veggies.

1  Thank andrewbraun
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

The last few times I stopped in to have a meal with my family our food was cold . Not once, not twice but three times! my enchiladas (cheese) was not melted and my family members burritos were sloppy . The food was good but...More

Thank Trina L
Reviewed 29 September 2016

I lived in Colorado Springs back in 1976 when this little place opened. I had not been there in over 15 years. An old friend kept posting pictures of their food, and the Mexican food lover I am, I promised on my recent visit we...More

Thank Jeffrey C
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

This is the best dish on the menu. Their tacos are good, and so is the cheese enchiladas with the green chili. The place is small, but the taste is Huge!!!

Thank Steve W
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Yvonne W
1 July 2017|
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Response from Judy C | Reviewed this property |
I do not think they deliver! I call an order in and go pick it up. Well worth the trip!
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53Happy
9 June 2017|
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Response from Judy C | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they serve liquor but the food is worth it. I live in town so I stop as often as I can for take out Burritos smothered in green chili. A wonderful Mom and Pop place. Amanda's Fonda on Colorado Ave. is great... More
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springspatriot
23 May 2015|
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Response from Judy C | Reviewed this property |
I just stopped by for take out & they took my Discover Card.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 330 E Colorado Ave, Colorado Springs, CO 80903-1904
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  El Paso County  >  Colorado Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 719-475-9722
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