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El Jimador

1201 S Townsend Ave, Montrose, CO 81401-5005
+1 970-249-8990
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good40%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“carne asada” (7 reviews)
“tacos” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:30All hours
CUISINES
Mexican
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
1201 S Townsend Ave, Montrose, CO 81401-5005
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A TripAdvisor Member
Loveland, Colorado
101
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was really good and the service was great. A little pricey for Mexican food but I'd recommend this place to people who don't mind paying more.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 18 August 2017

They have the best food in town. I love their green chili, enchiladas and carne asada. Actually, I have never had a bad meal. And the service is excellent.

Thank Hollisterr
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Good place for either a few beers or magaritas with good food. The environment is nice and the staff is friendly.

Thank BOSEXEC
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

It was close to our hotel (Holiday inn) and we were very hungry. Food was sub-par, not nearly as good as average restaurants. Margarita was good. Service good. But a hair in the food killed it for us.

1  Thank ugadog
Reviewed 12 August 2017

I have lived in Texas for more than 27 years and coming to Colorado for 40 years and always trying to find real Mexican food. Well this is the place! Absolutely delicious. Staff is great and food is the best I've had in Colorado!!!! A...More

Thank Darla0809
Reviewed 7 August 2017

This Mexican restaurant was great - really good food at a very reasonable price! Parking could have been better, but eh...

Thank _njstice
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

I ordered a combo plate with a shredded beef chimichanga and a bean tostada. All items were tasteless. Not even green chili on the chimichanga. Based on the menu, it seems smothering items in green chili is not what they do here.

1  Thank scrivy78
Reviewed 29 July 2017

I visit here several times per year, mostly for late night dinners. I like the chicken chipotle and they have good mexi desserts. Huge margaritas too!

Thank Charles V
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

The food came out nice and hot it was really good very tasty. Staff was very nice did not have to wait a long time for the food. If I should return to Montrose I would definitely go there again

Thank John L
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

We came here afyer swimming for a bite. Apone walking in we were promptly seated where we perfered. The waitress was very attentive and went the extra mile. We will definitely be back

Thank Travlebug1990
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Nearby Attractions
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27 reviews
1.13 km away
Magic Circle Players
22 reviews
.11 km away
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1.37 km away
Montrose County Historical Museum
20 reviews
1.47 km away
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
23:00 - 21:30
Monday
11:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 09:30
Thursday
11:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 22:30
Saturday
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1201 S Townsend Ave, Montrose, CO 81401-5005
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Montrose
  • Phone Number: +1 970-249-8990
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