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Kip's Grill and Cantina

121 Pagosa Street, Pagosa Springs, CO 81147
970-264-3663
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Mexican
Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
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Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
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English first
Woodland Park, Colorado
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28 reviews 28 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014 NEW

We did enjoy Kip's. the service was very good, my tea was always full. We had the Dos Dynamite Diablos was good, as was Tacos Barbacoa ( we had this twice) and the Pilewski was great. They have some of the best chips I have had. They have 3 squeeze bottles of sauces that could cool off, or spice up... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014 NEW

Have to visit Kips everytime I'm in Pagosa. The service is great, and so is the food. Everyone from the owners to the wait staff, and host are extremely friendly. Great salsa, and sauces. I recommend the green chili open face cheeseburger!

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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

This is my second time to visit Kip's in Pagosa Springs since a year ago. Nothing has changed, which is Great! Food is very reasonably priced; outdoor patio in inviting; ambiance is very very casual. We had burgers, (awesome), Americana tacos (awesome) and great sauces too. You will not regret visiting Kips! Also, if you are visiting Creed on the... More

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Denver, Colorado
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

We've got lots of comparable taco places in Denver so I have a lot to compare this place to. I like the relaxed ambiance and the staff were very efficient and friendly. But I must say I've had better fish tacos at any number of places. Mine were dry and not particularly tasty or unique. Kinda just bland. Perhaps there... More

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Boulder, Colorado
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

We loved the tacos and the beet salad. Fish tacos are my brother's fAvorite. He loved the fish tacos here. I had the Americano tacos, ground beef. Drinks were good too.

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Fort Collins, Colorado
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

There are so many different types of tacos here you will find something that will satisfy your deep inner longing for the perfect taco. Have been here on both of my visits to Pagosa Springs; my sister who lives there always brings guests to Kips. It is very busy at times and is a tiny little place, but the reason... More

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Shiloh, Illinois
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19 reviews 19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Very nice restaurant with nice original choices. We had the spicy shrimp tacos and Buffalo Burger. Both were delicious. The staff was friendly and my water glass was never empty, The fresh salsa was delicious. It was served with the chips and burger and tacos. We will eat there again.

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St. George, Utah
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54 reviews 54 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014 via mobile

You owe it to yourself to go to Kip's!! Great service, great food. My wife and I have just had the best salsa and chips ever!!! The salsa is home made and the chips are not greasy. My wife had the pork tacos. The meat was lean and the mainade was delish. I had the diablo tacos el carbon converted... More

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Heber City, Utah
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90 reviews 90 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

This is hands down the best lunch spot in Pagosa/Durango combined. We were here for a week and had to keep returning to Kips (addiction? yes). The El Diablo Taco Al Carbon and the Estaban Tacos had some mixture of meat, cheese, magic, and sorcery, for an incredibly low price. The ambience is perfect for a relaxed lunch, and the... More

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Orange, California, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Came here after a spa day at the Overlook. Great food and $1 ice cold Pabst Blue Ribbon on tap before 4pm. Kips does not assess sales tax on alcohol. Great Mexican food at reasonable price and very friendly servers. We had black bean nachos and sirloin tacos al carbon. A plus!

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