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Tequila's Family Mexican Restaurant

9900 Santa Fe Trrail Drive, Exit 11 at the I-25, Trinidad, CO 81082
+1 719-846-3514
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good35%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fajitas” (28 reviews)
“chips and salsa” (26 reviews)
“shredded beef” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
9900 Santa Fe Trrail Drive, Exit 11 at the I-25, Trinidad, CO 81082
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Reviewed yesterday

Food and bar drinks were outstanding, our waiter was spot on in helping with the menu, and taking our order straightaway. The chips and Salsa were delicious, and I must say the salsa was so good, I had to get some to take home. You...More

Thank ttalley98
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not bad food, add a little salt and pepper to the beans... The fried ice cream was really good. The service was average but very polite and prompt

Thank tdk8901
Edgar G, Manager at Tequila's Family Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I'm glad you enjoyed our fried ice cream! Hope you'll be back for more soon. Best, Edgar, General Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I wasn’t hungry so I thought I’d go for the $8 chicken quesadilla appetizer. Geez Louise. Biggest quesadilla I’ve ever seen, loaded with guacamole and sour cream. My brother had the expresso burrito, which he enjoyed and commented on the creaminess of the guac. Post...More

Thank BadLlama17
Edgar G, Manager at Tequila's Family Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I'm glad you enjoyed our chicken quesadilla appetizer! Thanks for coming by. We'll look forward to seeing you and your brother again sometime! Best, Edgar, General Manager

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ok food would of thought it would of been a little more authentic and have lots of flavor which was not the case as all the food tasted somewhat the same. The guacamole was creamy and had ok flavor i got a medium plate of...More

Thank James Y
Edgar G, Manager at Tequila's Family Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

James, I'm sorry that you weren't completely impressed with your meal -- if you're ever unhappy with your order, you're always welcome to alert your server, and we'll be happy to make your experience better however we can. We hope you'll give us another chance...More

Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

Stopped here for supper on an overnight stay. I had chicken and beef fajitas. No real seasoning or flavor in either meat. The beef was stringy and tough. Retried beans were tasteless. My husband had a Chile verde chicken burrito. It too was rather bland....More

Thank Paula K
Edgar G, Manager at Tequila's Family Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

I'm glad you enjoyed our salsa and appreciated our service, though I'm disappointed that you didn't enjoy your meal, Paula. You're always welcome to let us know if you're unhappy with your meal, and we'll be happy to do what we can to make it...More

Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Got to have lunch-got the flaunts lunch combo. I can't eat much at a time and still had to bring a box back. The salsa fresca(?) is wonderful, a slaw like mixture that is great on chips. Salvador was our server and gave impeccable service....More

Thank Nancy W
Edgar G, Manager at Tequila's Family Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 27 December 2017

I'm glad you enjoyed our lunch combo, Nancy! Thanks for stopping by. I'll make sure to pass your compliments along to Salvador. Thanks for your support, and we'll be here for next time! Best, Edgar, General Manager

Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

As we were traveling I looked up this restaurant on TripAdvisor. I must thank previous reviews for their advice. This is a great place to eat. Food was great and the staff goes above and beyond to make your visit a good experience. Three if...More

Thank BlackHilsBob
Edgar G, Manager at Tequila's Family Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 22 December 2017

Thanks for giving us a try on your travels! I'm so glad you enjoyed eating with us. If you're ever passing through in the future, don't hesitate to visit us again! Best, Edgar, General Manager

Reviewed 20 December 2017

Ate there Sun 12/10/2017 around 7:30pm. This stand alone restaurant is just off main highway with an attractive exterior and plenty of parking. Our hostess sat us immediately in the large, mostly empty eatery with both booths and tables available. First impression was how clean...More

Thank Jerry C
Edgar G, Manager at Tequila's Family Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 22 December 2017

Thanks for sharing your experience, Jerry! We'll pass your compliments along to Billy. We hope you and your wife will visit us again! Best, Edgar, General Manager

Reviewed 1 December 2017

Stopped in for lunch while traveling to Colorado Springs. Service was excellent, as was the food. I selected a combination plate with chicken enchilada and taco and my wife had a taco plate. Recommend!

Thank Tim K
Edgar G, Manager at Tequila's Family Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 December 2017

I'm so glad that you and your wife enjoyed eating with us, Tim! Thanks for coming by. We hope you'll visit again should you find yourself back in town! Best, Edgar, General Manager

Reviewed 12 November 2017

This is a locals favorite and just off I-25 for travelers. The menu has pages of selection, and the servings are large. Great place if you like a lot of variety in mexican food.

Thank WJD_CO
Edgar G, Manager at Tequila's Family Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2017

Thanks for stopping by! We appreciate your support, and we'll be here for next time. Best, Edgar, General Manager

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Yes there is outdoor seating, but you have to enter through the restaurant. You would have to ask the staff.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9900 Santa Fe Trrail Drive, Exit 11 at the I-25, Trinidad, CO 81082
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Trinidad
  • Phone Number: +1 719-846-3514
Description
Tequila's Family Mexican Restaurant in Trinidad, CO offers Mexican cuisine and Seafood like never before. Your taste buds are in for a treat. Whether you're craving a spicy Mexican dish that packs a little heat or a savory seafood plate for a plethora of flavors, you're sure to find something you love at Tequila's Family Mexican Restaurant. Our exotic, robust flavors of authentic Mexican food transport you to old Mexico. Taste our large selection of tequilas or our perfectly made margaritas. Our festive, and relaxed atmosphere will make you think every day can be a fiesta! We have plenty of seating room for large groups, and we do carry out orders as well for your convenience. With our festive and inviting atmosphere, delicious menu options, and affordable prices, the whole family will enjoy their dining experience. From burritos and enchiladas to fish tacos and scallops, you won't be disappointed with what our chefs can create for you! Let the flavors roll off of your tongue as you enjoy every last bit of our mouthwatering menu items at Tequila's Family Mexican Restaurant.
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