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PRICE RANGE
$10 - $30
CUISINES
Latin, Mexican, Southwestern, Bar, Pub
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
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Reviewed February 26, 2020

Came for late lunch / happy hour. Was immediately sat, as we had beat the rush. Service was prompt and good. Gave the waiter the heads up that we wanted to take advantage of the happy hour drinks, so he brought us out some waters...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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vailcolby, General Manager at El Sabor, responded to this reviewResponded March 3, 2020

Thank you for leaving us a great review! We are glad to hear that our friendly and attentive service exceeded your expectations. We are sorry to hear that you had a hard time finding out about our happy hour specials, as they are all listed...More

Reviewed February 23, 2020

We really enjoyed our experience at El Sabor. Good service and the food was very delicious.The avocado tacos were great and the breakfast burritos before skiing were easy and convenient.

Date of visit: February 2020
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vailcolby, General Manager at El Sabor, responded to this reviewResponded February 24, 2020

Thanks for visiting us for dinner and breakfast! Our grab 'n go breakfast burritos are perfect for a ride up the mountain, and we are happy to hear you enjoyed it!

Reviewed January 30, 2020

The grilled corn on cob as an appetizer had great flavor. My son tried the enchiladas with three separate choices, but the carne asada was the real winner. The carne asada quesadilla was also very good. My daughter who is vegan enjoyed black bean tacos....More

Date of visit: January 2020
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vailcolby, General Manager at El Sabor, responded to this reviewResponded January 30, 2020

Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review, Royce K! We are glad that everyone in your family was able to find something to their liking at our restaurant. We hope you visit us again soon!

Reviewed January 27, 2020 via mobile

Great location at the bottom of the mountain in Lionshead Village with snow right up to the front steps. Very friendly and helpful staff and excellent cocktail menu. Funky tunes complete a relaxed atmosphere where you can enjoy a few drinks between runs or an...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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vailcolby, General Manager at El Sabor, responded to this reviewResponded January 30, 2020

We are so happy that you loved our friendly staff, cocktails, and fun atmosphere! We love being able to offer some of the best Latin American cuisine in Lionshead Village with a location that allows skiers & snowboarders to ride right up! We hope to...More

Reviewed January 12, 2020 via mobile

Margarita was good. Impossible veggie tacos I’d highly recommend and grateful they have that as an option. A little greasy but really good flavors together. My review is for service, our waitress was friendly, but it took FOREVER to order and even longer to get...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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vailcolby, General Manager at El Sabor, responded to this reviewResponded January 17, 2020

Hi Rachel P, we are happy to hear that you enjoyed the tacos and margaritas! We do our best to be accommodating to customers, and are sad to hear that the service did not meet your expectations. We hope that you join us again in...More

Reviewed January 9, 2020

We had a great time at El Sabor. The service was excellent and the food was unbelievable. Wonderful views.

Date of visit: December 2019
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vailcolby, Owner at El Sabor, responded to this reviewResponded January 9, 2020

We are happy that you enjoyed the food, service and breathtaking mountain views at our mountain side restaurant in Lionshead Village. Thanks for the review!

Reviewed January 7, 2020

We went here twice, once for lunch and the other for apres. We had burgers and wings which were excellent. I had a salad with chicken and it was delicious. Happy hour there has a lot of locals which is a good indicator that the...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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vailcolby, Owner at El Sabor, responded to this reviewResponded January 9, 2020

Thanks for taking the time to leave us this great review! We are happy to hear that you joined us twice, and loved our happy hour specials during apres. We look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed January 4, 2020

have been for dinner many times and always excellent service, beautiful view and excellent food. the good thing is that you don't need reservation and is always a casual environment

Date of visit: December 2019
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vailcolby, Owner at El Sabor, responded to this reviewResponded January 6, 2020

Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review, Maria! We are so happy to hear that your dining experiences with us are always excellent. We can't wait to see you again!

Reviewed December 30, 2019 via mobile

We arrived at 5:40pm and were told that there was no availability for our party of 3. There were at least 4 open tables. When we inquired further, the hostess asked another employee and told us we could sit in the bar area at a...More

Date of visit: December 2019
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vailcolby, Owner at El Sabor, responded to this reviewResponded December 31, 2019

It is our goal to provide exceptional service to all our customers. However, given the explosion in volume that we experience over the holiday weeks, our reservations take priority given that parties call in advance to reserve tables. We offered you tables in our bar...More

Reviewed December 29, 2019

Crowded lunch spot but does not take reservations so it's pretty democratic. The service takes a bit longer when crowded but the food is worth the wait.

Date of visit: December 2019
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vailcolby, Owner at El Sabor, responded to this reviewResponded January 13, 2020

Thanks for the review! We are glad that our food exceeded your expectations and can't wait to have you back!

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