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Teocalli Tamale

311 1/2 Elk Ave, Crested Butte, CO 81224-9407
+1 970-349-2005
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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tamales” (79 reviews)
“burrito” (89 reviews)
“shredded beef” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern, Fast food, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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311 1/2 Elk Ave, Crested Butte, CO 81224-9407
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1 - 10 of 274 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Huge burritos and great tamales. It’s small and easy to grab and go or sit and eat quick. No wait. Behind the counter looks a little dirty but the food was good.

Thank TravelGoddess2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fun atmosphere. Great tacos and chips and salsa. Family friendly. Vegetarian options were great! A must see.

Thank Jennifer W
Reviewed 14 March 2018

I loved the tamales! Small, fast, dine in or take out. Friendly staff as well. Great place if your looking for great food quickly at a great price.

Thank David F
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Good food.. but the margaritas are delicious!! This place was recommend to us by the city bus driver & it did not disappoint!

Thank Taylor S
Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

We had margaritas with our taco whatever's. We each had satiating meals. It's a cheap eat out. A bit like a takeaway.

Thank Madshus
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

This is a awesome place for a quick lunch. Giant burritos and great tasting tamales. Try the spicy pork.

Thank samr5680
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

This little place is small but mighty. Very good tacos, tamales and other tex mex food are offered in a laid back style. Very good cheap eats in this Colorado ski town. Great for lunch, snack or inexpensive dinner.

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Being from So. Texas, tamales are a tradition. Teocali Tamale is comfort food perfection. If you're a light-your-lips-up spicy foodie then go for the green chile! Not overwhelming but delivered the good heat! They offered mild pork tamales that any self-respected Texican would scarf down...More

3  Thank Mike G
Reviewed 30 December 2017

Family of four ate here for lunch. We had tamales, tacos, and a burrito. Everything was very tasty. Place is small so not very many tables available. Saw lots of locals taking food out with them.

Thank Eric F
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Went here when we were in Crested Butte in early March. It's a pretty decent restaurant. Not the best Mexican I've ever had, but ok for Colorado. The tamales were decent. I had the green chili and cheese tamales and my husband had the red...More

Thank Bronwen W
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Ruth H
30 May 2017|
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Response from rancetshields | Reviewed this property |
No. Teo doesn't take reservations. It is a walk in only place where you stand in line to get the amazing food. In fact Teo works best when busy when everyone orders and then looks for a seat. Nothing makes me more cranky... More
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Mary Jane G
2 March 2017|
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Response from bluegrassburke | Property representative |
Absolutely.
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TedrowAk
23 January 2017|
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Response from bluegrassburke | Property representative |
We do offer gift cards and can process them in the shop or over the phone. Let us know if we can help you out. the shops phone number is 970.349.2005
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 311 1/2 Elk Ave, Crested Butte, CO 81224-9407
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Crested Butte
  • Phone Number: +1 970-349-2005
Description
Providing fresh, fast, friendly eats with a smile
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