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1802 N College Ave, Fort Collins, CO 80524-1333
+1 970-482-0895
Tue - Sat 11:00 - 20:30
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Fort Collins, Colorado
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58 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

Went for lunch today and was totally unimpressed. Of the four orders none of the food was physically hot, merely tepid. The green chili sauce used to "smother" was really bland and gloppy looking--smothering cost extra, a fact not mentioned by the waitress when she asked if we wanted it that way. The salsa for the complementary chips and salsa... More 

Thank Margaret428
Johnstown, Colorado
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281 reviews
239 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016

We tried this place on sort of a lark, after our son said “friends” had recommended it. I should have been a little suspicious when we walked in at 6 PM on a Friday night and found ourselves the only customers there. Others did eventually filter in but the place was never busy at all. Chips and a very runny... More 

Thank jim6918
Rocky Mountains Usa
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269 reviews
168 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 July 2016

The food was very good and fresh since it was all prepared after we arrived. The burritos and enchiladas were both very good and very reasonably priced. Don't judge this yummy place from College Ave., you have to taste it to appreciate it.

Thank Stumpy60
Houston, Texas
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72 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

Second time i have been here. This time I ordered the green chili plate with beef, beens and rice and a couple tortillas. Service was good and food came quickly. Not the absolute best green chili I have ever had but I thought it was pretty solid. Looking forward to my next visit.

Thank Eric L
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101 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2015

This is a good Authentic Mexican Restaurant, not fancy But very good good. We like to go here for the Margaritas and Nachos. They have regular specials and we always get a warm welcome. It looks small from the outside but is nice inside. Worth the effort for the good food.

Thank 617debrah
Fort Collins, Colorado
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 8 March 2015

The service is genuine and quick, the food authentic and delicious. Been going here to eat since I was a kid. Frank is still around to over see the place and always friendly.

Thank Dusty K
1 review
Reviewed 23 December 2014

Great Mexican food. Family owned, and good service. Make sure to be there on the days they have the sopapillas!! Like I said hometown restaurant, not some corporate plastic feel. Try the different sauces

Thank HuskerFred
Level Contributor
39 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2014

The atmosphere is inviting, cozy and makes you feel like family. Family owned and operated serving traditional Mexican food. The Pacho Machos are delicious! The refried beans are freshly ground. Prices are also very affordable!

Thank Becky P
Fort Collins, Colorado
Level Contributor
22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2014

quick service and very good food choices. prices are just a bit steep, but affordable. Chili relleno's are some of the best in town

Thank Dennis W
Summerville, South Carolina
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20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2014

The worst food I have ever tried to eat. We left without eating more then a few bites, but still paid the 82 dollars for the experience. The food taste like the building looks.

Thank Stacey P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1802 N College Ave, Fort Collins, CO 80524-1333
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Fort Collins
  • Phone Number: +1 970-482-0895

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