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Teocalli Tamale

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Mexican, Southwestern, Fast food, Fusion
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311 1/2 Elk Ave, Crested Butte, CO 81224-9407
+1 970-349-2005
11:00 - 21:00
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Omaha, Nebraska
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Delicious tacos and burritos, the perfect quick eats after a day on the mountain. The staff was super friendly and had a great sense of humor. Not a lot of seating but you can get it go too!

Thank polereckys
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67 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

These tamales are amazing. They get them from a family in denver. They run out of tamales quickly because people order by the dozen. Tamales are $2.50 each, $13 for half dozen, and $24 for a dozen. When I went they were out of the mild with pork and only had the hot with cheese and green chili. My family... More 

2 Thank Amy D
Plymouth, New Hampshire
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67 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped to get lunch for our road trip. Good selection of burritos, tamales and tacos. Very efficient method of building your own creation as you move forward past the staff who ask which fixing you would like and making your personal meal. There is limited space to eat in and a lot of take out business. We all enjoyed... More 

1 Thank T-rad-NH
Columbus, Georgia
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Better than anything you get at home. Always out first stop when we pull into town. The kids love the tacos and burritos. Service is really good and the food is great.

1 Thank shanky01
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Everything was delicious! Went with friends and family and will definitely go back! A little pricey but worth it.

1 Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Jasper, Arkansas
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38 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Pricey.... but everything is in Crested Butte. What you get for the price makes it all worth it though. Not much indoor seating. Very casual kind of place. Best dang burrito I have ever eaten.

1 Thank Shannon W
Crested Butte, Colorado
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the Subway of Mexican food in Crested Butte, except much, much better. It is really good and my only complaint is that the burritos are tooooo large. I love the pork Tamale's. They are great.

1 Thank Craig P
Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States
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126 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited this restaurant after seeing Trip Advisor reviews and really enjoyed our meal. Both of us ordered the Tamales, the mild version and really enjoyed the meal, I had black beans and green chilies and my wife had hers plain with a little bit of rice and beans. While it wasn't the best Tamales I've ever eaten (Rancho De... More 

1 Thank Brett G
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112 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

This place serves the best fish tacos on earth. The lime margaritas are excellent as well. Staff is super friendly.

1 Thank Lara F
Castle Rock, Colorado
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42 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

Was looking for a casual lunch in C.B. after driving Kebler Pass. This was just what I needed. Enjoyed the Baja mahi-mahi tacos and my husband loved the chicken tacos. The service was fast and friendly. Will come back on next visit to C.B.!

1 Thank Marle C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Southwestern, Fast food, Fusion
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
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
Providing fresh, fast, friendly eats with a smile

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?