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Teocalli Tamale

311 1/2 Elk Ave, Crested Butte, CO 81224-9407
+1 970-349-2005
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tamales” (79 reviews)
“burrito” (89 reviews)
“shredded beef” (5 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Fast food, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
311 1/2 Elk Ave, Crested Butte, CO 81224-9407
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Positively, some of the best tacos and burritos ever! Great salsa, fresh ingredients all made fresh! Be sure to put this on your "To Do" list while in Crested Butte, CO.

Thank Wayne J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went from Gunnison to Crested Butte looking for a place to eat dinner. Walked up and down the street gazing at posted menus. Raining. Came across Teocalli Tamale with lots of bicycles parked outside. Hmm locals eat here. Order at counter. Had the Tamale plate,...More

Thank MNP0000
Reviewed May 5, 2018 via mobile

OK selection, but slightly limited. Fresh taste and clean atmosphere makes for a great late lunch spot.

Thank Park M
Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

Teo never disappoints. Great food and you’ll never leave hungry. Probably the best Mexican food in town now. Great happy hour and margarita specials during the off season!

Thank eCRen19
Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

Huge burritos and great tamales. It’s small and easy to grab and go or sit and eat quick. No wait. Behind the counter looks a little dirty but the food was good.

Thank TravelGoddess2
Reviewed March 27, 2018 via mobile

Fun atmosphere. Great tacos and chips and salsa. Family friendly. Vegetarian options were great! A must see.

Thank Jennifer W
Reviewed March 14, 2018

I loved the tamales! Small, fast, dine in or take out. Friendly staff as well. Great place if your looking for great food quickly at a great price.

Thank David F
Reviewed February 18, 2018 via mobile

Good food.. but the margaritas are delicious!! This place was recommend to us by the city bus driver & it did not disappoint!

Thank Taylor S
Reviewed February 13, 2018 via mobile

We had margaritas with our taco whatever's. We each had satiating meals. It's a cheap eat out. A bit like a takeaway.

Thank Madshus
Reviewed January 23, 2018 via mobile

This is a awesome place for a quick lunch. Giant burritos and great tasting tamales. Try the spicy pork.

Thank samr5680
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Ruth H
May 29, 2017|
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Response from rancetshields | Reviewed this property |
No. Teo doesn't take reservations. It is a walk in only place where you stand in line to get the amazing food. In fact Teo works best when busy when everyone orders and then looks for a seat. Nothing makes me more cranky... More
Mary Jane G
March 1, 2017|
Response from bluegrassburke | Property representative |
January 22, 2017|
Response from bluegrassburke | Property representative |
We do offer gift cards and can process them in the shop or over the phone. Let us know if we can help you out. the shops phone number is 970.349.2005
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
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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