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Rose's Lariat

Certificate of Excellence
Mexican, Southwestern, Delicatessen
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410 E Cedar St, Rawlins, WY 82301-5837
+1 307-324-5261
Tue - Sat 11:00 - 19:00
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Encampment, Wyoming
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55 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

A local favorite hangout on the main drag they Rawlins. Fills up rapidly at noon. Lots of friendly chatter. Very good food across the board.

Thank Johnbbq
Falls Church, VA
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528 reviews
342 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 205 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

On a cross country trip, I consulted Trip Advisor and found Rose’s Lariat, a small hole in the wall that serves the best Mexican food I have eaten in a long time. We sat at the counter, only later discovering that there is a small back room with a few tables and chairs. The place was filled with locals –... More 

Thank RussellJW
Denver, Colorado
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48 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Staff and service good. Small place, limited seating, especially for groups. Quick service. Average food. Many options.

Thank Lotta80209
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87 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Ok, if you can handle a little spice get something with the green chili. I had a green chili burger and this was seriously the best green chili ( and a huge 1/2 lb burger patty). It is a small restaurant but wow is it good.

Thank Kevin H
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Stopped here on a work trip. The place might not appear to be a gem, but the food and service is. I had the special and it was very good.

Thank EN29
Level Contributor
6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

This is a small place that doesn't try to be fancy, but the staff was very nice and helpful. At the recommendation of our server, i had a green chili smothered soppappila (sp?). It was delicious! My wife had a pair of tacos and they were very good. If we come this way again, this willbe a definite stop.

Thank Greg D
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33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

I drive across Wyoming on a regular basis using I80. I always plan my trip around eating at Roses Lariat. Foods always good - staff is always pleased to see you. Special note - cash only, no credit cards or checks.

Thank Carolyn Cushing B
1 review
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

I am a Texan and I have never had better Mexican. The Mexican Long Johns and the Smothered Chimichangas were wonderful. The salsa verde is exquisite. Thanks for a great experience! My wife and I loved it.

Thank JodynJudy
North Salt Lake, Utah
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364 reviews
217 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 245 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

We stopped for lunch on our way through town and I do not understand why others have praised the food so highly or why the tiny place was as packed as it is. The staff is super friendly. Service is great. But the food is covered in so much sauce that any goodness that might be had is lost in... More 

Thank diinslc
England, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Oh wow! When you go here, please order the homemade French fries... Truly delicious! Hot and fresh, these are what we call in England "proper chips". They aren't the regular French fries that you get in restaurants. These are cut and fried fresh there and then... You'll see the difference. The corn chips and salsa were delicious - the salsa... More 

Thank Susan F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Southwestern, Delicatessen
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 410 E Cedar St, Rawlins, WY 82301-5837
  • Location: United States  >  Wyoming (WY)  >  Rawlins
  • Phone Number: +1 307-324-5261

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?