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Pancho & Lefty's

$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern, Bar
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1120 Grand Ave, Grand Lake, CO 80447
+1 970-627-8773
11:00 - 21:00
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 21:00
Sat - Sun 11:30 - 00:00
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Denver, Colorado
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21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The band and the fajitas (sorry no pic, ate them so quick!) were so good we came back for lunch the next day. Had breakfast specials- huevos rancheros and the Mexican breakfast scramble. Learned the fajitas were tested on us from their new menu coming out In June- they were fantastic and definitely enough for two. Sampled new enchilada sauce... More 

Thank lesliejbauer
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3 reviews
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Food was under cooked service sucked as we sat at bar and had to ask for everything if you work in a bar you should ask customers if they need anything and you shouldn't have to wait to pay as that took the longest part

Thank Levi C
Grand Lake, Colorado
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

From a Grand Lake Resident: Everyone (including me) who has eaten here has had diarreah at least once, but usually more. The owner also parks his expensive Airstream Travel Trailer in the National Forest so that he won't have to pay to store it at a storage facility or store it at his own home (not indicative of someone who... More 

1 Thank kentrda
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128 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Love love love their salad bar!! $4.99 for one trip and I think $6.99 for unlimited. But trust me one round is ENOUGH!! They have everything u can think of for a salad!! Then they offer cottage cheese, 3 bean salad, a couple different pasta salads, & etc. my hubby loves their green chili & our daughter enjoys the grilled... More 

Thank Mtntopmama
Moab, Utah
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40 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016

My husband and I were headed into Rocky Mtn National Park to snowshoe and decided to get a quick lunch and a beer. The view from our table were amazing, and that was it. We both ordered the fish and chips, so-so. Seemed kind of dirty too. Skip this place, better places in town. (Sagebrush across the street)

Thank Kathy B
Aurora, Colorado
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227 reviews
169 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016

We've been here a couple times and are never disappointed. Staff is friendly and courteous and the food is good. The margaritas are also good. All in all a nice place to stop by when walking the boardwalk in Grand Lake.

Thank Kenny Z
1 review
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Went to this restaurant on September 3rd and ate an enchilada with ground beef. Food was pretty good. Woke up the next day and had gotten sick. I was in the bathroom for three hours every morning for over a week and I did not regulate for 3 more. Granted I have some stomach issues and originally thought it was... More 

Thank Cat S
Glenwood, Maryland
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173 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

We visited Grand Lake on our travels to Vail and stopped for the night. The hotel suggested Pancho & Leftys for authentic Mexican food. The setting was nice, sat on their deck overlooking the water, but the food was average at best. Enjoyable and fairly priced for a local pub, but nothing special.

Thank Guy S
Kahului, Hawaii
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55 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2016

This place is just what the pictures show. Its a bar that serves Mexican food in a little town that gets sleepy in the winter. Wait staff has its good day and its bad days. Kind of depends on the crowed and if they are shorthanded. So I would say if your on that side of the street and want... More 

Thank Pathleader
Dallas, Texas
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97 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2016

any true, Willie fan must stop to see the Name sake of Nelson's most requested songs. Such a fun place.

Thank Dandydn41

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 18
Mexican, Southwestern, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View
Open Hours
11:30 - 00:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1120 Grand Ave, Grand Lake, CO 80447
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Grand County  >  Grand Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 970-627-8773

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?