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Calvillo's Mexican Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Special occasions, Large groups, Bar scene

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Buffet
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All reviews enchiladas sopapillas tortillas pudding tres leches cake beans salad ice cream shrimp pork chilli fries off the menu great buffet dessert bar large buffet lunch buffet
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great selection of Mexican foods and an incredible buffet. Margaritas are excellent and the customer service was very good. Great dinning experience

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank rmelende
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came here at the recommendation of our hotel. Upon entry we spoke to them in Spanish & the owner quickly came over to our table & started talking to us. We had traveled extensively in Mexico over 20 years ago, so he started talking...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank DianeER
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

everything was great, many choices to choose from. menu has many choices as well. if you want good homemade tasting Spanish / Mexican food this is a great place to eat.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Darrell I
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food, lots of options, and reasonably priced buffet. They also have a grill for made to order food included with the buffet. The service was great, super friendly and attentive staff. great vibe overall. Highly recommended.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank mariellefillion
Reviewed January 4, 2019

This facility was a great stop on our cross country trip. We had Karina as our wait staff and she was awesome. Very prompt and attentive. The El Capitan Burrito was excellent. Proportions we very generous. Highly recommend a stop in to this restaurant.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank dlebeau394
Reviewed December 2, 2018 via mobile

Be hungry for good food when you get there. Very impressed with this beautiful Mexican buffet. We’ve been to Calvillos at various times during the week and day, the food is consistent and the service on point. The buffet has so many options, you really...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 1CO_Wildflower
Reviewed November 25, 2018 via mobile

We read a review on trip advisor and went to this restaurant for dinner. From the moment we walked in, everything was excellent! I had the Carne Asada- it was the best I have ever eaten! My husband had the taco salad. My glass of...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank nantmn54
Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

Today a friend & I both had the buffet & both were pleased with the flavors of our selections. It would have been helpful to have all of the items labeled; only a few were named. We had tea & there were several options available....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Kathy K
Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

This is a wonderful little gem in down town Alamosa Colorado. The Enchiladas and buffet was everything we craved in our Mexican dinner. The green sauce was just perfect thanks to our waiter Jose M. We are only here for a few weeks but I...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank O1182QAbrendar
Reviewed October 26, 2018 via mobile

My friends and I were out for the day and traveled to Alamosa. The wait staff were very friendly. The buffet was extensive with authentic Mexican Food. There were different types of salsas, soups, fruits and desserts. The restaurant is very spacious and can seat...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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s b
November 30, 2018|
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Response from DPacileo | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely! We sampled a few different ones.
August 15, 2017|
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Response from Steve P | Reviewed this property |
Don't know.
March 9, 2015|
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Response from David E | Reviewed this property |
Not sure I can add much, but my understanding is the buffet is an all-day feature so it should be good for lunch. I think the other reviewers have provided an pretty good estimate of the price.
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