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Santiago's

215 Main Street, Longmont, CO
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Ranked #48 of 232 restaurants in Longmont
Cuisines: Mexican
Most recent review
- Aug 6, 2014
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English first
Longmont, Colorado
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20 reviews 20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

we used to eat here all the time for a nice big plate of cheap Mexican food- that is until we pulled a big vein out of our taco meat one time in a taco, and then, a piece of plastic wrap in it another time- we quit going there after that!!!!

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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60 reviews 60 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

We were looking for some good authentic Mexican food and picked Santiago's off the internet. I wish we would have found this restaurant on our first day in Longmont because I would have gone back every night. It's very affordable and our waitress was friendly and very helpful with suggestions from the menu. My mom had the Indian Taco and... More

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Longmont, Colorado, USA
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Very consistent experience regardless of the location you go to. The green chili is awesome but be careful because the degree of hotness changes with each batch. This just makes the trip more exciting especially if you like hot.

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Berthoud, Colorado
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

The legendary Santiago's chain of restaurants Longmont location is on Main just south of downtown. The picture that Tripadvisor has here is a location that closed a few years ago, so don't go looking for a place that looks like that. The breakfast burritos are great and you get them really fast. They are not real big, and I would... More

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Longmont, Colorado, United States
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47 reviews 47 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2013

I have never eaten in the restaurant. My husband picks up a variety of burritos which we freeze. Their breakfast burritos are great. I love the beef burrito. Prices are very good.

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Tampa, Florida
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477 reviews 477 reviews
235 restaurant reviews
241 helpful votes 241 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013

It was our first night in Longmont and we wanted to go to a good Mexican restaurant. Our hotel receptionist spoke highly of this place. My husband and his 2 co-workers joined us since they were there for a technology conference. Our waitress was friendly but she had no clue about Mexican food. The place was not fancy but we... More

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Egypt
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013

We've been there twice. My husband gets the chili rellenos, which are quite good, and as another reviewer mentions the 1/2 hot and 1/2 mild chili verde is quite spicy. On the other hand, I ordered the mild chili verde on their three soft taquitos platter, and it had no heat whatsoever and very little flavor otherwise---no excuse for that.... More

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Littleton, Colorado
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38 reviews 38 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2013

My wife and I live in Denver Colorado and travel extensively in Northern Colorado. Santiago's has fantastic Mexican food and great prices. If you are going North or South on 1-25, it is worth getting off and driving 15 minutes into downtown Longmont. Green chili is wonderful!!

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Top Contributor
169 reviews 169 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013

We stopped in the other day because of a friends recommendation. All we needed was some breakfast burritos to hold us over while hiking. Man were they good and so cheap at only $2 each. We got the half & half which were fairly spicey. Service was real quick with getting them to go but we then sat and ate... More

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Longmont, Colorado
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2013

Santiago's has a great reputation for their food, and it is good. But they charge too much for the amount you get including for chips and salsa. I like Mexican, this is NOT my favorite place.

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