We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Taqueria El Nopal

2902 S Glen Ave Ste D, Glenwood Springs, CO 81601-4419
+1 970-945-7311
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fajitas” (5 reviews)
“chicken” (6 reviews)
“pozole” (2 reviews)
Closed Now
2902 S Glen Ave Ste D, Glenwood Springs, CO 81601-4419
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (52)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 50 reviews

Reviewed 12 February 2018

My first visit to Taqueria El Nopal. I ordered the Carne Asada Plato and a small bowl of Posole. The posole was one of best I've ever had - rich broth, large chunks of tender pork, and hominy. The carne asada was very good as...More

Thank OldGuyWanderz
Reviewed 20 January 2018

This is just a great place to eat with great service with a smile and great seating for the family...authentic Mexican sodas and a great menu to choose from...a favorite of many locals.

Thank ColoradoVista
Reviewed 4 January 2018

This is a great restaurant! Food is great and the price is right. I like to go for lunch. The Torta is a large sandwich and fills me up every time. They have a lot of really good dishes to choose from. You will want...More

Thank Glenwood-Native
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Having moved from Texas and along the Mexican border, I know what good Mexican food taste like, and what good TexMex food taste like. Having lived in Colorado for 5 years now and tried as many places as I can I have found only a...More

Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Only good part was salsa bar. I had al pastor and it was terrible. Never going back again. Blahhhhh.

Thank OysterAddict
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Fresh authentic food at a good price. Was busy for a late lunch and I could see why. Will make it here again.

Thank Pylut
Reviewed 3 December 2016

Authentic Mexican food done right. You line up to order and they call out your number when it's ready. I love the tacos. Friendly busy atmosphere.

Thank AngeloftheWest
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Here is our experience: friendly owner, order off of a billboard, no chips with your meal, $2 fountain drinks/no refills, you tip while ordering, but once food is served you aren't attended to, no kids menu, salsa bar for a variety of salsas - none...More

1  Thank masonsmom1
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

I had the chicken quesadillas. It was delicious. The chips were thicker than I like and a little hard. However there were 6 different types of hot sauce to try at the salsa bar. I'd eat there again if I ever make it back this...More

1  Thank Steven H
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Food was excellent...ordered an assortment of tacos that were delicious. They have a salsa/toppings/ fixins bar that had some real tasty sauces for your order. Staff was friendly and helpful. Was just passing thru the area but would definitely go back if I ever get...More

1  Thank Wimabean
Nearby HotelsSee all 24 hotels in Glenwood Springs
Frontier Lodge
118 reviews
.06 km away
Glenwood Springs Cedar Lodge
348 reviews
1.01 km away
Caravan Inn Glenwood Springs
222 reviews
1.29 km away
Hotel Denver
969 reviews
2.85 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Sweet Coloradough
182 reviews
.62 km away
River's Restaurant
262 reviews
.63 km away
19th Street Diner
217 reviews
1.18 km away
Chang Thai Cuisine
99 reviews
1.32 km away
Nearby Attractions
Doc Holliday's Grave
419 reviews
1.97 km away
Linwood Cemetery
109 reviews
1.89 km away
Frontier Historical Museum
56 reviews
2.45 km away
Glenwood Springs Branch Library
23 reviews
2.70 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Taqueria El Nopal staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 am - 9:30 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:30 pm
10:00 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2902 S Glen Ave Ste D, Glenwood Springs, CO 81601-4419
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Glenwood Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 970-945-7311
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing