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Cafe Mexicali

2925 S College Ave, Fort Collins, CO 80525-2595
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible1%
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8:00 AM - 9:30 PMAll hours
Mexican, Southwestern
2925 S College Ave, Fort Collins, CO 80525-2595
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Reviewed 16 November 2017

Had the sweet pork enchilada which is more like a stacked baked quesadilla with sauce on top. SO GOOD. I really enjoyed the creamy habanero sauce which was not spicy at all. Chips are also really good. They let us call in a to go...More

Thank CharleyBarley1
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Was just...ugh! Definitely not the standard I'm used to here! Queso was gross and meat on my taco was so tough that one bite would pull everything out of the tortilla. We made a special trip to Ft Collins for Cafe Mexicali but there's much...More

1  Thank Mandie P
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Best breakfast Burritos in town. They are a bargain, and taste great! Get a regular unless you are really hungry. The Smothered Burritos are a dinner favorite.

Thank MDBSound
Reviewed 26 June 2017

We used to visit frequently but haven't been for some time. The menu remains the same. We ordered old favorites and found them relatively unchanged from the sloppy tacos of the past. Service is fast and the food is okay but nothing to distinguish it...More

Thank Vagabundos
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

We love the food here. Lots of vegetarian options. You do have to watch them if you order something customized. There's no good system for communicating your preferences down the line and more often than not it isn't exactly right. It's a great deal for...More

Thank Kristi712
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We have been to Cafe Mexicali many times and have enjoyed the food every time. Sometimes we eat there, and sometimes we pick up dinners to bring home. We are a family of four with older teens. Oldest is away at college and always wants...More

Thank Lauri R
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Busy for a Saturday afternoon. Ordered 2 soft shell tacos and a chicken burrito with 2 drinks and chips and salsa. Total price $21. Seems like a popular place. Great taste and flavor.

Thank Rob M
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

We are from California so we are pretty particular about Good Mexican cuisine. Southern California has no comparative restaurant to this place. They have a sweet pork burrito with a white cream sauce that you have to try. First the portion they make is enough...More

Thank chrisbF6396BX
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Cafe Mexicali has the best food at a reasonable price. You have to try the sweet pork with the creamy Habanero sauce. It is absolutely fantastic. Plenty of seating in a fun atmosphere. The service is very good also. I highly recommend you give them...More

Thank jeff h
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Usually pretty busy at lunch, but worth the wait. Call and order for pick up if you're in a hurry. Sweet pork is my favorite and there's always enough left over for another lunch.

Thank Petiflor
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Jeff D
20 September 2017|
Response from Vagabundos | Reviewed this property |
Hello, I don't think there is a gluten-free menu at Cafe Mexicali.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:30 PM
8:00 AM - 9:30 PM
8:00 AM - 9:30 PM
8:00 AM - 9:30 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2925 S College Ave, Fort Collins, CO 80525-2595
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Fort Collins
  • Phone Number: 970-266-9292
Multiple locations. Another one in Greeley, CO.
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