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Donita's Cantina

330 Elk Ave, Crested Butte, CO 81224-9407
+1 970-349-6674
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“fajitas” (18 reviews)
“chips and salsa” (18 reviews)
“cobbler” (6 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
330 Elk Ave, Crested Butte, CO 81224-9407
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Ate here for dinner in CB. Our server was Helen who helped us find things on the menu we could have, even though we had 2 people with special dietary needs. Helen was attentive and the other servers and hostess kept checking on our table,...More

Thank Smuzzie1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great atmosphere and great food. The servers make you feel like family. We had the jalepeno bottle caps to start and topped it off with enchiladas and relleno’s. This is a place you have to try!

Thank Brian H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had some good local recommendations for this place and visited here the first night in town. We both love Mexican food and eat at different Mexican restaurants in Colorado, California, Utah and Nevada fairly frequently. Our waitress and other staff were very friendly and...More

Thank LLion
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is the place to go for some thaw-you-out Mexican food! We love the salsa, stacked enchiladas, and fajitas. Friendly, attentive waitstaff and restaurant managers who are always welcoming.

Thank Kathiwithani
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

The staff was so nice and the food was good. The chili relleno batter was a little too thick for me!

Thank beeham2
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

We ate here for the first time this visit and enjoyed it so much that we brought 7 of our friends back with us later in the week... Really enjoyed their special margaritas with agave... The staff try very hard to be accommodating even though...More

Thank Tracey K
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Fun, relaxed, warm atmosphere. This place is a locals favorite, family owned (2 sisters) since the 90s. They we're able to accommodate our group of 9. Great food and service. Authentic affordae New Mexican Cuisine in downtown Crested Butte. We will be back for sure

Thank Brian F
Reviewed 29 December 2017

Well worth it's reputation and the wait for a table. I recommend having whatever their nightly special.

Thank shannonod3
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

This is a reliable place for good food, attentive (but not intrusive) service and great drinks. Large tasty helpings, fresh and hot.

Thank Solaqne71
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

Wonderful environment with super friendly staff. And the owners check on you!! Always good quality at good price. A favorite of ours.

Thank Sky M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 330 Elk Ave, Crested Butte, CO 81224-9407
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Crested Butte
  • Phone Number: +1 970-349-6674
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