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El Cielo

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3636 10th St, Greeley, CO
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Dining options: Lunch
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Families with children
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
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El Cielo doesn't jump out to get your attention...it's located 50 yards back from the road. At the end of a strip mall (which it shares with a Mexican Mercado) it would be easy to dismiss the place. Don't do that... El Cielo offers flavor, flavor, flavor, as well as an enticing mix of standards... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 17, 2015
Foodie47Colorado
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Colorado
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  • Families with children
  • Lunch
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Colorado
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44 reviews 44 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

El Cielo doesn't jump out to get your attention...it's located 50 yards back from the road. At the end of a strip mall (which it shares with a Mexican Mercado) it would be easy to dismiss the place. Don't do that... El Cielo offers flavor, flavor, flavor, as well as an enticing mix of standards and new variations on Mexican... More 

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denver
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015 via mobile

Just moved to new location.. Inadequately prepared, poorly managed and will not be returning which is unfortunate as this had been one of our favorite restraurants in Greeley. Waited 50+ minutes for our food after being asked to wait 20 minutes to place our order. Food was poor at best - steak fajita burrito was full of rice and 4... More 

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Greeley, Colorado
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

I don't handle spicy food well, but my husband loves spicy...the hotter, the better! El Cielo has a great mix of both! When we went in, I ordered the shredded beef chimi and it was perfect! It's a pretty small place, but the prices are good as is the food! Go try it today!

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Kersey, Colorado, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

This is the restaurant we go to when we want a weekly taste of Mexico. Greeley has many Mexican restaurants, but this one serves the perfect combination of wonderful food, great service and friendly atmosphere. Extremely reasonable prices and delicious every time. One of Greeley's best kept secrets!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

El Cielo Restaurant in Greeley Colorado has the tastiest Mexican food I have ever eaten! The staff has always been friendly, and the atmosphere like a Mexican ranchito. The cheese enchiladas with the red sauce are rich in cumin flavor, and my son loved the fish tacos. I always enjoy eating here!

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Greeley, Colorado
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86 reviews 86 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

With an 'abundancia' of Mexican food restaurants in Greeley... you might easily become frustrated, or exasperated with trying to visit them all, in an attempt to create your own short-list of "Best Of"... Let me assist you with one for your Top 5 Directory... El Cielo is consistent, Good, Friendly, and NEVER pretentious... Occasionally a bit loud... but NEVER a... More 

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Greeley, Colorado
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112 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Small, comfortable delicious food. Breakfast burritos are an especially nice way to start the day. Save the beer for lunch or dinner, though :)

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18 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014 via mobile

We really enjoyed the authentic food plus the friendly and excellent service without exaggeration like we see a lot in the USA. The price is relatively low for the food you get. Would certainly go back if I was in Greeley and like to have Mexican food.

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Greeley, Colorado, USA
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

It is a small place, great food, good service, reasonable prices, friendly people. I had tortilla soup and it was authentic. Nice size portions, too. What more do we need?

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Greeley, Colorado
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

Really enjoy going there to eat. The food is good and so are the prices. Very friendly staff. My husbands loves their breakfast burrito and eats there about once a week. I would recommend this resturant

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3636 10th St, Greeley, CO
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Greeley

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

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