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Dos Rios restaurant

1635 US Highway 285 N, Monte Vista, CO 81144-9740
+1 719-852-0545
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good26%
  • Average23%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible10%
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“rice” (3 reviews)
“ribs” (3 reviews)
“enchiladas” (3 reviews)
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1635 US Highway 285 N, Monte Vista, CO 81144-9740
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Reviewed 12 April 2017

Atmosphere is casual but nice. The food is great - authentic regional style mexican. Service is excellent and everyone is very friendly1

Thank travelfun1953
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Ive been eating here since it was called the Farmers Buffet in Center, CO. The Rios family does not disappoint! Their refried beans and red enchilada sauce are one of a kind delicious, cocktails are great and locally brewed beer on tap, and a fried...More

Thank hotelmagellaninn
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Dos Rios has a small buffet or you can order from the menu..Mexican food is good --some things are left on the buffet table and dry out, so beware of that, food is good, make your own tacos is very good..Cold beer!! Thursdays a 6pm...More

Thank txprospector
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Had dinner here and the food was absolutely horrible. The rest rooms were so Nasty my 9 year old wouldn't use it. The only good thing about this place was the waitress!

Thank ladygirlrhx
Reviewed 18 November 2016

Thoroughly enjoyed the buffet after a long day. Unique items in a Mexican Restaurant are hard to find. There were several surprises, including ribs (really good, fell off the bone) and homemade bbq sauces and salsas. Even had a salad bar portion so you don't...More

Thank CraigL1917
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Have eaten here several times, not many other options in Monte Vista. Staff very friendly and hard working. Nice guitar player. Food was okay

Thank Alan C
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Wonderful food, live music on Thursday nights. Would definitely go back when visiting this area. Same family has owned it since 1958.

Thank Amy G
Reviewed 5 August 2016

It was decided to meet at Dos Rios restaurant for our 60th high school reunion; Monte Vista reunions are typically held during the annual Ski-Hi Stampede celebration. The little room to the right was just the right size for what was still standing of the...More

Thank Tom M
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

We stopped by for lunch for my birthday. The buffet was small but with great choices. There was a standard salad bar, but next came cheese enchilidas, shredded beef enchiladas, rice, beans, then came pot roast, mashed potatoes, briwn gravy and a pan of nice...More

Thank Bobbie C
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

We went in for dinner. The service was quite good, but the food was pretty mediocre. I feel bad about this since everyone was so nice, but the fajitas and carne asada were overdone and dry, both the refried beans and the guacamole were liquidy...More

1  Thank Becky S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1635 US Highway 285 N, Monte Vista, CO 81144-9740
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Monte Vista
  • Phone Number: +1 719-852-0545
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