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“Excellent Establishment”
Review of Cafe Silvestre

Cafe Silvestre
Ranked #33 of 52 Restaurants in Gunnison
Cuisines: Mexican
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Reviewed March 19, 2014 via mobile

I love their Margaritas, I love their food! Best chile rellenos on earth!
Definitely give this place a try when passing through Gunnison!

Thank Nic C
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Reviewed October 21, 2012

I am Hispanic and grew up on home made Mexican food. No better place in Gunnison for Mexican food.

Can't get any more authentic than this considering the background of the owners.

Thank Peggy M
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Reviewed May 26, 2012

The title says it all. This was simply the worst "Mexican" food I've ever had. There was nothing redeeming about it. The service and atmosphere were equally bad, although that's almost a compliment to the incredibly bad food.

Thank LovesEats
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Reviewed April 26, 2011

Their salsa and thin chips are habit forming! And their homemade mexican fare is delicious! It is run by the nicest Mexican-American family that all pitch in and work very hard to serve you and if you're a regular like I am, they even remember your name!

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Thank Ranchweed
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Reviewed July 12, 2010

I don't know what the other reviewers are talking about... this place has the best mexican food in the entire valley! And I happen to know that everything is made from scratch, including the beans and tortillas that the first guy said were terrible!

This restaurant is a mom-and-pop, family owned/run place, which may explain why there are so many "teenagers" around. They are the next generation of the family and helping run the business!

Try the chile rellenos (if they have any left cause they sell out really fast), mexican fries smothered in green chile and cheese, or anything else covered in green chile! The chips with queso or guacamole for an appetizer is the way to go and the cabbage salsa they have this summer is unbelieveable! I ate 3 bowls of it by myself! And they are now serving flavored, frozen margaritas that are delicious too! Finish the whole meal by ordering the flan or a piece of "Mom's" homemade pies, which also sell fast!

I can't get enough of this place when I am in town! :)

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Thank kelsekins
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