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El Nopal Restaurant

1435 E Evans Ave, Pueblo, CO 81004-3414
+1 719-564-9784
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good29%
  • Average33%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“tacos” (2 reviews)
“mexican food” (8 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 8:00 pm Hours
$$ - $$$
1435 E Evans Ave, Pueblo, CO 81004-3414
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First time there for my wife and myself. It was good but there are better mexican restaurants in Pueblo. I would give it a second chance.

Thank Chuck F
Reviewed 5 January 2018

This neighborhood eatery is popular with locals. And rightly so. Prices are reasonable, service is friendly and quick and the kitchen knows its stuff. Two massive tosdadas featured good guacamole and a salad on a thick bed of refried beans. It was accompanied by well-made...More

Thank NMDave
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Reviewed 1 January 2018

I am 72 years old and was raised in Bessemer.. Have been going to El Nopal since I was in my teens.. Best tacos in town...Now we live in PuebloWest and still drive to El Nopal for Mexician food...

Thank Bob M
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

We haven't been to el nopal in quite a few years and decided to stop based on a friend's recommendation. The Mexican food was good. I had the avocado and pork burritos and my husband had the chili rellanos both were good. The problem was...More

Thank Kenmarsam
Reviewed 13 September 2017

This was a Mexican restaurant on a list given to us by our hotel. It's impressive that the owner was working in the dining room taking orders too! They make all of their food from scratch, including the wonderful salsa, which was actually served in...More

Thank dontlikesnow44
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

It was ok... definitely an ok travel meal. Clean and spacious.. food was alright, not bad - not great

Thank Sara M
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Distinctive, tasty, carefully prepared food and solid service. You get a big plate of (free) nachos with fantastic salsa to start every meal. I'm a big fan of the San Francisco (potato) enchiladas, which are tough to find anywhere else in Colorado.

Thank SouthsideLuke
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

El Nopal is good, but it's just simply not my favorite in town. It was clean and the staff was friendly. The huge basket of chips were good. The bean burrito was average.

Thank Babybear71
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

My family and I arrived here and right off the bat we could tell that the service was going to be slow, there were only two waitresses for the entire restaurant. It took quite awhile to get our food and drinks, but we were very...More

Thank CerealMaster
Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

Great family owned place. You can taste the love that goes into every bite. I've been many times and especially love the enchiladas. Portions are big and prices are small. Service is exellent with a smile. I will be back for more....La Doche Vida....

Thank Jimmy S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1435 E Evans Ave, Pueblo, CO 81004-3414
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Pueblo
  • Phone Number: +1 719-564-9784
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