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El Korita

251 Harris St, 218 E Valley Road, Basalt, CO 81621-8408
+1 970-277-4500
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (14 reviews)
“fajitas” (7 reviews)
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10:00 AM - 10:30 PMAll hours
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
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251 Harris St, 218 E Valley Road, Basalt, CO 81621-8408
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were returning from spending the morning/early afternoon in Aspen and wanted a snack. After reading reviews, especially from a fellow Texan, we decided to try El Korita. The review was spot on. Hubby and I shared the special nachos with carne asada, and they...More

Thank Maria D
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

My husband and I have been eating at El Koritas for many, many years. The food is great!! The skinny girl margarita is amazing!!! It's family owned and operated. Lupe and Beto do a fantastic job!!

Thank swirkler
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Our group of six made the trip from Aspen to Basalt just to eat at El Korita, and for a bunch of Texans to rave about Mexican food in Colorado, you know it has to be good! We started with house Margaritas, which were excellent--not...More

5  Thank Gene T
Reviewed 11 September 2017

The menu is extensive and it's authentic! I very much enjoyed the Chipotle shrimp. GREAT service too

Thank Singlespeedgal
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Ordered a beef chimichanga and the seafood mojete (a seafood gumbo served in a black stone bowl). Portions were huge and the food was excellent. Arrived during happy hour and got sizable, well-made margaritas for under $5 each.

Thank Kathryn D
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Chorizo Cueso Dip is to die for!!!! Oysters and specialty items make this a must visit for the area!!!!

Thank Gordon J
Reviewed 15 August 2017

We have been going to El Korita Mexican restaurant for at least 15 years and always stop there once or twice for dinner when travelling to nearby Aspen or Glenwood Springs. They make great traditional Mexican food but their Cerviche tostada and seafood dishes are...More

Thank billvaneron
Reviewed 4 August 2017

It is hard to decide what is worse, the customer service of the food. My meal arrived cold, the food and the plate. The waitress delivered it and left and did not return even to see if we wanted another drink. I literally had to...More

Thank durigirl1
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Me and my friend chose to go there because it is in a convenient location. We got there at 9:20 and ordered drinks and an appetizer, and we let our server know that after the appetizer we would decide on an entree. After that some...More

Thank Talitacf
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Alright, so I'm going to rate this restaurant based on three overall criteria. Cleanliness, Service, and Food. With Cleanliness, for me I didn't think it was the best. The carpeted floor had an odd, dark pattern on it with white flecks. It was hard to...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 251 Harris St, 218 E Valley Road, Basalt, CO 81621-8408
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Basalt
  • Phone Number: +1 970-277-4500
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