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Grumpy Gringo- MOVED

1560 Big Thompson Ave, Estes Park, CO 80517-8918
+1 970-586-7705
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good18%
  • Average15%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible20%
18 Oct 2015
“Top notch food”
14 Oct 2015
“Tacos and Beer”
Restaurant Hours Closed
$$ - $$$
1560 Big Thompson Ave, Estes Park, CO 80517-8918
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Reviewed 19 October 2015

Great Mexican food, very tasty, great southwest flavors, and wow do they give you a good portion. Super Service. Good for dinner or lunch. You can not go wrong here. They have been in business for a long time.

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 15 October 2015

Had the fish street taco with beans and rice for only $4 and a draft beer for $2. It does not get any better than that

Thank Thomas W
Reviewed 11 October 2015

The food, drink, and service was excellent! Went two nights in a row. The owners are the sweetest and friendliest couple. Will definitely dine here again next time in estes park!

Thank Carolyn S
Reviewed 15 September 2015

we were there during the labor day busy season and walked right in. that could make you think that you're in trouble; but not so. this was easily the best service we had while we were in Estes. The food was good and priced a...More

Thank MarcS19
Reviewed 2 September 2015 via mobile

Daily non-happy hour microbrew special @ $4- very reasonable for EP;) great fire roasted salsa, fresh ingredients, friendly service, and spacious interior as well as patio seating.

Thank Amanda H
Reviewed 13 August 2015

We had dinner. The street tacos can be ordered as fish, shrimp, beef, chicken, and pork and are only $4 with rice and beans. The draft beer is only $2.

Thank Thomas W
Reviewed 7 August 2015

We went on a recommendation from a family member and were not disappointed! They have a happy hour from 3-6 and you can get amazing margaritas for 5 bucks. 20 oz size. The chips and salsa were a dollar during happy hour but are worth...More

Thank DWTrumpet
Reviewed 3 August 2015

Had lunch here and got the pork green chile and some tacos. The green chile was excellent, with genuine green chile in it and lots of pork, making for a great bowl of chile. Also had the tacos (pork and chicken) and the toppings were...More

Thank Frog4aday
Reviewed 28 July 2015

Grumpy has changed from an all mexican restaurant to some mexican and roadhouse type food. This was the first time we visited Grumpy's since the change. We do miss the old restaurant as we loved their mexican dishes. The remodeled restaurant seems rather bland and...More

Thank Lenexa_KSJayhawk
Reviewed 20 July 2015

We met some friends at Grumpy Gringo at their suggestion. We were disappointed. No complimentary chips and salsa on the table, they have to be ordered. The restaurant was not busy, but drinks were not refilled for our party of 11 unless we asked and...More

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 10 - USD 25
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1560 Big Thompson Ave, Estes Park, CO 80517-8918
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Estes Park
  • Phone Number: +1 970-586-7705
  • E-mail
Presenting freshly made unique American items and old favorite Mexican dishes in a casual and comfortable setting. We're located in the picturesque mountain setting of Estes Park, Colorado just next to Rocky Mountain National Park. Whether you're visiting Estes Park on vacation, or a long-time local, Grumpy Gringo is sure to please. With an extensive menu, including a great kid's menu, there's something for everybody in your party. We've been serving up the very best food for years here in Estes Park. We have added a great list of Colorado boutique beers this year to compliment our outstanding and popular Margaritas.
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