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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%
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“fajitas” (5 reviews)
“chile relleno” (3 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
112 E. Main Street, Lyons, CO 80540
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Reviewed 18 October 2012

Tableside guacamole is a favorit eof my wife, and the nachos are pretty good. The green chili is great, but the fajitas are uninspired.

Date of visit: September 2012
Thank Fisherman01Colorado
Reviewed 16 October 2012

La Mariposa is what I expected it to be. I wouldn't go out of my way, but I would go again. Wifes margaritas were great! Our food while good, was average. Colorado has many good Mexican restuarants. La Mariposa has a great patio and that's...More

Date of visit: August 2012
1  Thank MarathonManiac1
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

Date of visit: October 2012
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

Date of visit: September 2012
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!!!

Date of visit: July 2012
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.

Date of visit: June 2012
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

Date of visit: June 2012
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

Date of visit: June 2012
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

Date of visit: March 2012
Thank Darby K
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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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