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Tacos Nayarit Mexican Restaurant

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2477 Main Ave, Durango, CO 81301-4641
970-385-1595
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Very tasty and inexpensive

Busy on a weekday evening but we didn't have to wait too long. Good variety in menu and pretty authentic. Friendly staff and good value.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 29, 2015
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

Busy on a weekday evening but we didn't have to wait too long. Good variety in menu and pretty authentic. Friendly staff and good value.

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Clearwater, Florida
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25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

Its always nice to exit a restaurant, and feel totally satisfied with the meal. Excellent salsa, and fresh tasting food. Not much on atmosphere but the food is excellent.

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san francisco, ca
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45 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

I'm constantly questing for *Mexican* mexican food- not "New Mexican", not some hybrid menu that vaguely involves tortillas- just fresh salsas and flavorful and well cooked meat. So I was happy and relieved when I tasted the tacos here- soft, small corn tortillas decorated with meat, cilantro, and lime, that you fold up and happily stuff into your mouth. Carne... More 

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4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

I'm from Arizona and have eaten Mexican food for 55 years. Arizona Mexican food may be different than Colorado Mexican food. I am not a fan of seafood, and a lot of the menu was seafood oriented. I found the menu fairly limited comparedtowhatIamusedtom. Very limited burrito and enchilada choices. It took almost 20 minutes to place our order and... More 

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Farmington, New Mexico
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70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

We came here for lunch after seeing the line at another place up the street. I was a bit concerned at first, because it seemed like there was only one server running around serving the whole restaurant and I really didn't want to wait forever to be seated and served. They seated us quickly and we got our food in... More 

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Colorado
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

I really enjoy the Tampiquena with delicious steak, shrimp, onions, peppers and mushrooms. Very good Margaritas as well. Friendly wait staff but sometimes they are a tad slow and disengaged. Try all of the different varieties of tacos that they have as well - Cachete is very tender. Al Pastor tacos are a classic! Not to mention their Tequila selection... More 

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Durango, Colorado
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

They may not be that easy to get to, but it is worth it. They were so kind and answered all my questions about the menu. I got it to go and they gave me chips and salsa also. This is more like authentic Mexican food. Not Tex Mex. I hope to return again soon.

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Oxnard, California
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85 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Local friends who had never been here suggested we try this place. All us really enjoyed our meals. Most of their other customers in the restaurant had margaritas....so we too had to try them....pretty descent by my standards. The burritos are huge so I hope you are hungry if you order one. I had the carnitas...plenty, plenty, plenty! The inside... More 

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Durango, Colorado
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

This restaurant is a little gem serving fresh and delicious Mexican food, not the gloppy cheese cheese bombs that pass for Mexican food in Durango. The chile relleno was the best I ever had. The chips and salsa are free and the salsa is the best in town. Spicy! The shrimp cocktail is just like I have had in Mexico.... More 

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Durango, Colorado
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11 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

My favorite place to eat in Durango. Food is always good, as is the service. The new location offers more dining space and a larger bar area, no out door dining though.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2477 Main Ave, Durango, CO 81301-4641
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Durango
  • Phone Number: 970-385-1595

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  • Cuisine: Mexican

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