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El Burro Pancho

125 E. Main St, Cortez, CO 81321
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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015 NEW

There are many Mexican style restaurant's in Cortez and the surrounding area; none, however, can match the flavor of the food served here. The food is, in fact, not just the best Mexican food in Cortez, it is the best food in town. The use of spices is outstanding, the atmosphere is great, the owner very friendly and social and... More 

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Ruckersville, Virginia
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015 via mobile

I enjoyed the tacos here the best! The carnitas are near perfect, the carne asada was juicy. The meat portion is generous. The pico is fresh and the avocado crema is equally great! My husband had the shredded beef burrito and the flavor was between carne guisada & barbeque-very good. Beans are tasty, rice a little dry. Will be back... More 

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Dolores, Colorado
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Pancho has taken his crew & moved up the road to 125 East Main Street, Cortez, CO. Now there is plenty of parking & no need to fold out the cart tables for seating when busy. Food remains great & fresh, margaritas continue to contain mid to top shelf tequila, beers are a nice mix of domestic and Mexican choices.... More 

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Pueblo West, Colorado
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111 reviews 111 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Not much parking, kind of have to think about it a little bit. The enchiladas were very good, the service was very good. The owner checked to see if you liked the meal. One of the better Mexican food restaurants I have been to in Colorado.

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

Be sure to stop here when in Cortez. The food is fabulous, the service is genuine and the atmosphere is charming.

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Vail, CO
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30 reviews 30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

This place is easy to miss, and easy to pass by. It is non-descript. Look for the little burrow outside and next door to McDonalds. What a delicious meal served by two attentive servers. Jonathan was so attentive and made a great effort to meet every need. I did not catch the young lady's name but she was also a... More 

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Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Stopped here for lunch based on reviews - what a wonderful restaurant! Food is delicious. Atmosphere is charming. Service was spot on. Yummy! !

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Pineville, Louisiana
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58 reviews 58 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

My wife and I were on our way to Durango and spotted this little café. When we walked in the smell was wonderful. This is a small place but big on taste. I had the carne asada wow it was outstanding and the beans and rice were great ad the salsa would open your sinuses perfect. Three nights later we... More 

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Cortez, Colorado
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

We ordered the combo appetizer and shredded beef burrito, and we're pleased at the amount of food and price, plus most likely the best Mexican food we have ever had. Seriously! We had read the reviews, and the ravs were dead-on. We ordered the mucho house Margs, they lasted the whole meal. We showed up at 4, left at 5,... More 

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172 reviews 172 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
120 helpful votes 120 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

We had a very good meal here. I really wanted to give it a higher rating but just couldnt due to the waitstaff forgeting our order 3 times. There were several guests that came in after us and had finished their meals before we even got ours. We are very patient people but my wife and I had the feeling... More 

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Additional Information about El Burro Pancho

Address: 125 E. Main St, Cortez, CO 81321
Phone Number: 970-565-4633
Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Cortez
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Mexican

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