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Emilio's Grill and Bar - CLOSED

226 W Colorado Ave, Telluride, CO 81435
+1 970-369-1101
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good15%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible20%
3 Nov 2014
“perfect to fill the mex need”
18 Apr 2014
“Now La Hacienda - Worst Mexican and Possibly Worst Restaurant Ever!!!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
$$ - $$$
226 W Colorado Ave, Telluride, CO 81435
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Reviewed 3 November 2014

love this basement establishment..been here for years and perfect after show place to go on a sunday and fill up on good tasty mex

Thank Sonia M
Reviewed 18 April 2014

Seriously... Will give props to the cabbage salsa, but seriously nothing else was even edible here. I mean how can you mess up con queso dip??? It's just cheese!!! The rest of the food was inedible as well. Margarita was nasty and service was horrible....More

Thank Jonathan-A-to-Z
Reviewed 27 June 2013

Now going under name La Hacienda. Not used to the way they serve their Spanish rice, not a fan. The chicken enchiladas made up for it. Good service.

Thank AnjaAJ
Reviewed 25 June 2013 via mobile

Come on now! There is a need for a really good Tex-mex place in Telluride. One day the rice is fluffy, flavorful, and a beautiful color, the next day it's mooshy brownish red with 5 different veggies. The beans change every time, too (sometimes taste...More

Thank CrissyCritic
Reviewed 21 June 2013

Emilio's used to be awesome, with great food and service. They have since changed owners, and the last time I went it seemed like everything was frozen and served out of cans. They have taken away the Molcajete, which was an awesome stone bowl filled...More

Thank Kelly A
Reviewed 14 March 2013

This place was a great choice but since they changed owners the quality has droped but the prices have gone up. Wich is unfortunate. The food used to be great as well as the desserts.

Thank esvian
Reviewed 28 November 2012

We regrettably decided to try emilios after they had changed owners for the second time in a year. The entrees were terrible, tiny and over priced. They were obviously microwaved and lacked any authentic mexican flare. The server was high and forgot our drinks and...More

Thank MrSmithCo
Reviewed 15 November 2012

Family atmosphere and authentically tasty food. Downstairs location had far to bright lighting and yellow walls. Chips and salsa was yummy. Reasonably priced, casual dining.

Thank Mtngrl_guru
Reviewed 13 November 2012

Emilio's is not amazing but not disappointing either. It's good, and not very expensive. Special entrees run about $15. Basic Mexican food downstairs in ok atmosphere.

Thank a S
Reviewed 19 August 2012

The food was not good at all, cold plates... really? long watting and the servers think that they are doing us a favor... Not coming back! Terrible!!!

Thank RPioP
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  • Address: 226 W Colorado Ave, Telluride, CO 81435
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Telluride
  • Phone Number: +1 970-369-1101
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