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La Mariposa Restaurant

$$ - $$$Mexican,
112 E. Main Street, Lyons, CO 80540
+1 303-823-5595
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good25%
  • Average33%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible18%
31 Aug 2018
“Very delicious!!”
3 Aug 2018
“Me gusta la comida ”
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Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
112 E. Main Street, Lyons, CO 80540
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Reviewed 1 September 2018

Had a late lunch/early dinner on our walk back from the distillery to the park...loved the salsa...husband loved the margaritas :0 we both ate till we were silly and had wonderful left overs to take with us! I had the chilis and they were cooked...More

Thank Jacki S
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

Wonderful and will return. Appetizers: Table side guacamole and calamari. Mains: Taml Plate. House Special Fajitas. Molcajete Mexicano and a Ranchero. Followed by sopapilla and fried ice cream. Wow.

Thank rlarsen59
Reviewed 4 June 2018

Colorado is not know for their Tex-Mex offerings, particularly if your roots are in Texas and you really like Mexican, real Tex-Mex food, which is really hard to find in Colorado. This is one of them, and it's really good.

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 13 January 2018

They quickly put together tables to accommodate our large group. They were very good providing separate checks for our large group, The draft beer special was very good.

Thank Thomas W
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Consistently terrible food and service. Salsa is too salty and garlicky, rellenos are bland, in fact everything is bland. Way too expensive for what they serve you. The good is not good and the portions are small:}

Thank robbinrogers
Reviewed 27 May 2017

We pass this restaurant often and decided to give it a try. My husband ordered the #6 combo with enchilada, chicken taco, I ordered the Chile Relleno dinner with soft (not crispy) chile relleno. Our chips were fine, the salsa pretty good, the margaritas were...More

Thank Laura D
Reviewed 22 May 2017

We remembered this restaurant from a previous visit to Estes Park and thought it was wonderful. It is about 20 miles east of Estes Park. So one night we decided we would look for big horn sheep and drive over the mountain to this restaurant...More

Thank WLifeMan
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Very averag Mexican food. Good margaritas. Service was just fair. Food was pretty bland. Prices not that good.

Thank Jon G
Reviewed 28 November 2016

We enjoyed our meal the last time we visited Mariposa. Service was great, the guacamole was tasty, and the food was yummy. I really like the enchiladas. They have a huge menu, so there's something for everyone.

Thank Sarah W
Reviewed 23 November 2016

Since reopening after the 2013 flood, this restaurant has struggled, primarily with service. Last night was the first time that they have seemed to be getting their act together in this regard. The food was good--especially the dishes smothered in their excellent green chili--but the...More

Thank Fisherman01Colorado
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 112 E. Main Street, Lyons, CO 80540
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Lyons
  • Phone Number: +1 303-823-5595
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