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Salsa Brava

806 Village Ctr Dr, Colorado Springs, CO 80919
719 266 9244
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Ranked #32 of 1,179 restaurants in Colorado Springs
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Mexican
Good for: Families with children, Doing business
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
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Good for: Families with children, Doing business
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
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English first
Colorado Springs, Colorado
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

I had read reviews in TA about the one in Briargate and was surprised to find this one in Rockrimmon which is much closer to my house. My brother and I decided to check this location out. It has a very nice outdoor space but we went inside. It was nice and comfy but very noisy. The wait staff were... More

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Boise, Idaho
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

We ordered the tacos - both beef and chicken to cater a large event. The manager Charles was very helpful in food selection and determining quantity. The food was delicious and a big hit with the group. The guac is to die for- 4 pints devoured in a matter of minutes. Excellent choice for catering or dine in!

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Colorado Springs
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50 reviews 50 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

I cant believe I'm actually saying this, but Salsa Brava has lost its edge. We went back twice because we assumed it was just a couple off times...but its been consistently mediocre lately. The enchiladas were bland, the meat was low quality, the beans were over cooked and the salsa was simply disappointing. Once or twice is understandable, but three... More

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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87 reviews 87 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

I had never eaten at this restaurant and was a little hesitant. Fortunately, I was pleasantly surprised. I loved the fresh: salsa and chips, margaritas, cheese and onion enchiladas and the service. It was nice to have the option to order a la carte, without any extras. Overall, I was happy with my experience and will be back soon.

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Senior Contributor
47 reviews 47 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

Great happy hour prices and choices; good food; good wait staff. Nice outdoor seating with a fireplace. Local neighborhood place with comfortable atmosphere. Manager (Charles) is excellent!

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
Top Contributor
67 reviews 67 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Our family stopped in here a couple times this past month. The first time it took at least 30 minutes and flagging someone down to get the order taken. That got the attention of management and the remainder of the meal the staff was more attentive. The second visit the service was just ok, but certainly not anything to rave... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

We stopped by on a Thursday,ladies night half price on margaritas great! I ordered the shrimp salad was tasty but surprised there were only 4 small shrimp!My wife had chileverde she thought there was too much fat in the pork.Bartender was helpful & friendly.

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Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

I was very impressed by the service here. I have been to few restaurants that in the last hour of service, have given so much. The food was incredibly fresh and the wait staff kept on coming. If you are looking for Mexican in the Colo springs area, look no further. If you go to salsa brava, you will love... More

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
Top Contributor
76 reviews 76 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Salsa Brava is a local staple, and it's easy to see why. The food is always fresh, and the menu continues to improve. There are paleo and gluten free options galore, and ask about the specialty chef salsas. Salsa Brava is kid-friendly as well, so don't worry about bringing your 1 year old for a dinner out. Make sure to... More

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Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

We decided to go to Salsa Brava based on the ratings from TA. And I'm glad we did! We went there during Happy Hour. The margaritas were wonderful. We ordered Ceviche and it was excellent! My husband said it's the best Mexican food he's had in a long time! He had the Chimichanga and I had the Pork Carnitas. Everything... More

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