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Peppers Mexican Grill

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401 E. Elkhorn Ave, Estes Park, CO 80517
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11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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  • 11
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Great value and always fresh.

There are times I dont want to sit down for a several course meal. Sometimes you want something tasty, simple and Fast. All of these exist at Peppers. I'm new to this tripadvisor thing and find it cool to be able to review places.

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 23, 2015
Dave M
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Estes Park, Colorado
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Estes Park, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015 NEW

There are times I dont want to sit down for a several course meal. Sometimes you want something tasty, simple and Fast. All of these exist at Peppers. I'm new to this tripadvisor thing and find it cool to be able to review places.

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Estes Park, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

This place has really improved since the take over by the new owners. Not your typical Mexican fast food more gringo style. That's not to say it isn't any good. Their menu has expanded yet you still can build your own. Very tasty, fresh and great tasting! Worth the try and much better than the fast food chains!!!

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Tampa, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

Decent food. Not as fresh as we hoped. Appropriately priced but below average service. If you're starved and can't wait to get into a crowded place - then peppers is for you. On the plus side they do serve beer and margaritas and have rooftop deck.

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Longmont, Colorado
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7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

We visit Estes Park at least three times a year, and since Peppers opened we have always stopped for a meal. It is fast-casual with a local inflection, and the buffalo nachos are one of our favorites. Fish tacos are freshly grilled to order. My only disappointing meal involved a cheese enchilada that was cold in the center. A nice... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

After hiking in Rocky Mountain National Park for the day, we wanted some good food, but also didn't want to wait. Pepper's fit the bill splendidly. The establishment has a lot of seating with very few customers on the evening we visited, which might be typical of the off season. This is kind of similar to a Chipotle, except that... More 

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Stillwater, Oklahoma
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Tried Pepper's for the first time this past weekend. The staff was very friendly. The burritos were huge with a nice variety of fillings. The buffalo nachos were delicious, again with lots of choices for toppings. Well worth a visit.

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Greeley, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

After looking for a place for lunch we decided to try Peppers. Great food. Large portion sizes. Friendly employees,

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

On our way home from Rocky Mountain National Park we happened upon Peppers. It is a build your own menu like Qdoba. The food was really good and very reasonably priced. The staff was friendly and the restaurant was very clean.

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Denver, Colorado
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

We have always avoided this place because we assumed the worst. Glad we finally took everyone's advice. It was very clean and food looked fresh. I had the fish tacos which were very good. I thought drinks a little high but food well priced. We will be back.

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Chicago
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Although we knew the names of some of the most popular restaurants in town, we were on foot, spotted this one on the corner and decided to give it a try. We were pleasantly surprised with the freshness of the food, the friendly and accommodating staff, cleanliness and enjoyed a quiet meal. Afterwards, we were energized to browse the shops... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 401 E. Elkhorn Ave, Estes Park, CO 80517
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Estes Park

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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