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El Korita

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251 Harris St, 218 E Valley Road, Basalt, CO 81621-8408
+1 970-277-4500
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible10%
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“seafood” (14 reviews)
“chorizo” (3 reviews)
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Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
251 Harris St, 218 E Valley Road, Basalt, CO 81621-8408
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I really like the environment in this restaurant and the menu is quite extensive with variety galore. The selection of seafood dishes is not just amazing, it's phenomenal! I'm addicted to the shrimp empanadas. I had the meat mochejete which is served in a hot,...More

Thank Bryan81611
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We love good Mexican food. El Korita was delicious. Big servings, fresh tasting. The salsa was fantastic. We will definitely return.

Thank TribTraveler
Reviewed May 12, 2018

The El Korita Restaurant was a great place to eat. The food was absolutely amazing and the Lime margarita was so good that I had two! We had the hot pineapple and the shredded beef tostada. We had to wait a bit for a table...More

Thank Cathryn L J
Reviewed April 21, 2018

The menu is to die for. So many fresh and innovative items with tons of seafood offerings and so many fresh exotic dishes. Good prices, great ambience, tequila (mmm) and I just cannot get enough of coming here.

Thank kellee m
Reviewed March 28, 2018

After a great day on the slopes and headed home to Glenwood, we stopped for appetizers and a cocktail...never disappointed at El Korita. Service was ok, could have been better, food was good..drinks were great!

Thank ColoradoVista
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

During my stay in the Elements Hotel I visted the EL KORTIA as a lover of the mexican kitchen. The restaurant was very full but I found a spot by the bar. Menue offering many kinds of mexican food. After placing the order the food...More

Thank fliegersternchen
Reviewed January 3, 2018 via mobile

There are a few standout items in their menu for me- one is the Skinny Margarita- all fresh! And the others are the seafood Molcajete and the hot pineapple stuffed with seafood. Other items I like are the ceviche and the guacamole, always easy to...More

Thank BBbasalt
Reviewed November 19, 2017 via mobile

We were returning from spending the morning/early afternoon in Aspen and wanted a snack. After reading reviews, especially from a fellow Texan, we decided to try El Korita. The review was spot on. Hubby and I shared the special nachos with carne asada, and they...More

Thank Maria D
Reviewed October 5, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I have been eating at El Koritas for many, many years. The food is great!! The skinny girl margarita is amazing!!! It's family owned and operated. Lupe and Beto do a fantastic job!!

Thank swirkler
Reviewed October 2, 2017

Our group of six made the trip from Aspen to Basalt just to eat at El Korita, and for a bunch of Texans to rave about Mexican food in Colorado, you know it has to be good! We started with house Margaritas, which were excellent--not...More

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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
$10 - $15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 251 Harris St, 218 E Valley Road, Basalt, CO 81621-8408
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Basalt
  • Phone Number: +1 970-277-4500
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