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La Mariposa Restaurant

$$ - $$$Mexican,
112 E. Main Street, Lyons, CO 80540
+1 303-823-5595
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good26%
  • Average32%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible19%
2 weeks ago
“One of the true Tex-Mex places to eat in Colorado”
12 Jan 2018
“Large group”
Closed Now
Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
112 E. Main Street, Lyons, CO 80540
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Reviewed 3 October 2012

I ordered carry out; green chile. Have a cold and thought it would be good. I tried to check the Mariposa menu but the website was down. I remembered recently the green chile was $7 and came with a tortilla. My husband picked up my...More

Thank Marli M
Reviewed 13 September 2012

We were there with a group of 10. The service was pretty good, had to ask for water a few times. The food was very good, some of it quite spicy so beware! I had the spinach enchiladas with green sauce and it was delicious,...More

Thank Runnedaway
Reviewed 20 August 2012

tough making a choice, so many great things to choose from. Great atmosphere, outside or inside dining, great service. Nice place to go!!! Will be back!!!

Thank harleyfran
Reviewed 6 August 2012 via mobile

Only people in the place on way to airport. Left after about 40 minutes when the food never arrived. Wont be back.

Thank plz2meatu
Reviewed 25 June 2012

Stopped in, going from Denver to Estes Park. The food was good, but not exceptional, at reasonable prices.

Thank onevagent
Reviewed 10 June 2012

Waitress had no knowledge of food or drink menu, had to convince her that my meal came with rice finally she stopped arguing with me looked. Fish tacos covered in mint, looked like small marbles on some kind of tortilla, by far one of the...More

Thank conanw
Reviewed 10 June 2012

Our first clue should've been the two cars in the lot at 7:30pm on a Saturday night.... Our waitress though nice had NO clue about the menu from non alcoholic drinks to what came with what dishes... I got fish tacos and literally I saw...More

Thank Tami N
Reviewed 5 May 2012

I had eaten here once or twice shortly after the reopening. Not so great. We tried again with some friends more recently and things seem to be on an upswing. In 3 visits over about a 4 week period (the kids liked eating there), we...More

Thank Darby K
Reviewed 28 March 2012

An extensive food and margarita menu, hard to pick from all the great food and drink options. Happy hour everyday from 2-6 w/appetizer and $3 marg choices. Great patio and waitstaff was very nice, will be going back soon

Thank harleyfran
Reviewed 15 September 2011

This is hands-down the worst Mexican food I have ever had. Food is drown in grayish chili sauce and all in all it is totally tasteless. Nice looking restaurant so it is a shame it is so bad.

Thank Jim-Longmont
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, 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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