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Tequila's Mexican Restaurant

$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern
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948 Main Ave, Durango, CO 81301-5122
+1 970-259-7655
Today
11:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hard to get a better Marguarita! Great selection and very friendly bar. The food is consistently oversalted and I don't recommend it to anyone concerned with their health.

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Thank Kenneth S
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72 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017

I found the pricing to be OK and the food to be ok. The margarita were very good so we kept drinking and drinking. the friendly staff helped in our experience. The down side was the cleanliness. Every where I looked needed attention to repair or cleaning.

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Thank Robert H
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Came here for a Saturday lunch with family. The service was pretty good & the salsa was excellent. However, the entrees left something to be desired. The amounts were huge, served on platter-sized plates. (It would have been nice if they offered some a la carte options.). I ordered the tacos de pastor, which were not the real deal (no... More 

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Thank Deanne L
Sugar Land, Texas
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 November 2016

Food is good and portions are huge but the main attraction here are the margaritas. They are hand squeezed and come in giant fish bowls. Best margaritas in Durango and best we've ever had and we're from Texas and drink lots of margaritas! Don't miss out!

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Thank SAM9115
Manzanola
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

We were greeted and seated with a warm welcome. Menus and drink orders were prompt. Staff was very polite and respectful. I had enchiladas rancheras- pork enchiladas with green chile- they are to die for!! All meals were substantial and looked amazing. Couldn't believe how fast the food arrived.

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Thank Janorah F
Lehi, Utah
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76 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016

The food was good. Not "to-die-for" food, but good basic Mexican food. The location is excellent, right on Main, although parking is always a bit of a pain. The menu is really big, so there may be some things that are better than others. We just went with the combos. The prices were reasonable and service was good. In my... More 

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Thank AndyManCan44
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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

I thought their steak fajitas were really good and the marguerita was plenty potent. But the highlight of the night was the desert plate. It was enough food for the three of us!

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Thank Jay W
Clovis, New Mexico, United States
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341 reviews
183 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Ordered the create your own combo so we could mix and match. Wish I had ordered a margarita as well! They looked devine. Not what I consider true mexican food but toned down for the touristy taste. Tasty none the less.

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Thank Teresa R
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76 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

The service was Excellent!! The food was wonderful--best Carne Asada ever. Our friends had the mole and the pollo asada and said it was very flavorful and delicious.

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Thank Dixie B
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116 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2016

The food was good and reasonably priced - considering that the portions seemed fairly large. It can be a little noisy because there is no carpet or anything else to help the acoustics. We would eat here again.

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Thank Bob A

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 948 Main Ave, Durango, CO 81301-5122
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Durango
  • Phone Number: +1 970-259-7655

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