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Arceo's Mexican Restaurant

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1605 S Nevada Ave, Colorado Springs, CO 80905-2221
719-442-2626
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner

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  • 26
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  • 20
    Very good
  • 4
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great Food!

The complimentary chips and salsa & pico were delicious. The #5 combination plate with 2 enchiladas, 1 tostada, rice & beans was very generous portion & delicious. My husbsnd had 3 crispy tacos with rice & beans and it was also delicious. Had to try the sopapillas with honey & whipped cream and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 15, 2015
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  • Families with children
  • Dining on a budget
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015 NEW

Went last night and it was really bad. Place smelled like urine. Should have been smart enough to leave then. Salsa not great. Then the meals we had were both bad bad.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

The complimentary chips and salsa & pico were delicious. The #5 combination plate with 2 enchiladas, 1 tostada, rice & beans was very generous portion & delicious. My husbsnd had 3 crispy tacos with rice & beans and it was also delicious. Had to try the sopapillas with honey & whipped cream and they were the best we've ever had!... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

Wanted some quality Mexican food and read good reviews about this place. The location is a bit out of the way in a sort of sketchy part of town. We witnessed some shady activity in the parking lot to the north. It was early so we decided to stay, but park on the south side of the building and lock... More 

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Burlington, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

Read the reviews on Trip Advisor so we thought we would give it a shot. Service was outstanding... Almost too fast! It was very good and prices were very reasonable. My son said the Chalupas were very good, I would have liked more sauce on my Enchiladas Rancheras.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

We were recently visiting Colorado Springs and decided to have Mexican cuisine for dinner. Then we happened to see Arceo's. We gave it a try, and what a treat/surprise! Arceo's has a menu that takes several minutes to read. We were a party of four and each had a different selection. The ingredients are amazing and the taste is phenomenal.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015 via mobile

Very good food I was impressed with the spice things the food most Mexican restaurants are bland at best. I give it 5 stars!

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

we saw this restaurant as having good reviews. I eat a lot of latin food and I was not impressed. I would NOT recommend the polla a la (peanut) It was not very tasty and I didn't like their rice at all. Tasted like cardboard. The refried beans were ok. Service was extremely slow. I did however enjoy the two... More 

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Powell, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

I've been here twice before when visiting the Springs. This place is really great, huge portions, delicious food. Refried beans are excellent. Not to miss, looks sketchy, but don't be afraid!!!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015 via mobile

Decided to do a friend's birthday here instead of somewhere more formal. The staff busted their tails to get a large group all seated and brought us all hot meals at the same time. I can't think of anyone in the business who works harder. Food was great!

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We moved here twelve years ago from New Mexico, and searched for good Mexican food for a long time. Arceo's is our fave. Consider the carne asada burrito. Like this place a lot.

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Additional Information about Arceo's Mexican Restaurant

Address: 1605 S Nevada Ave, Colorado Springs, CO 80905-2221
Phone Number: 719-442-2626
Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  El Paso County  >  Colorado Springs
Cuisine: Mexican

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1605 S Nevada Ave, Colorado Springs, CO 80905-2221
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  El Paso County  >  Colorado Springs
  • Phone Number: 719-442-2626

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget

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