We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Ted's Taco

$
Mexican, Southwestern
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
41900 Highway 160, Mancos, CO 81328-8202
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

17 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 17: English reviews
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I and my family were on a trip to Colorado. We stayed at a motel down the street. We asked about a breakfast place and the hostess at the hotel recommended Ted's Taco and their breakfast burritos. I was reluctant, but it was the only place in town and so we went. Skipping all of the details, the people were... More 

Helpful?
Thank Sherrill N
Austin, Texas
Level Contributor
14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016

This place is a hole in the wall with good food. Order the right thing and you'll be set. The navajo taco was probably the best I have ever had.

Helpful?
Thank OrangeAustin
Level Contributor
5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2016

Awesome food for folks on the go and for those who are visiting our area. Locals know Ted's as a place that serves outstanding local fare at a very reasonable price. We have eaten at Ted's on many occasions and have never been disappointed with the food.

Helpful?
Thank Gordon S
Helper
Level Contributor
84 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2015

saw the sign "fry bread" lets eat there, must be great food there are several cops in there eating to, walked in, all the chairs were up on the table, so we had to take them off. we had 1 taco, 1 fry bread taco. the taco was very small, nothing on it, maybe it was for a child, the... More 

Helpful?
Thank Richard G
Albuquerque
Level Contributor
117 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2015

We live in New Mexico and are very picky about breakfast burritos. This place is THE BEST. Everything cooked to perfection with amazing flavor. Enjoyed visiting with the locals who eat here and talking to the man - Ted! A must place to eat!

Helpful?
Thank Winger07
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2015 via mobile

Rude and will mess up your order. Will talk behind your back while you get money out of your car. They also assume extra jalapeños is 3 jalapeños, won't be eating here again.

Helpful?
Thank Nichelle R
mancos
Level Contributor
12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2015

A place I go to often as well as taking visitors for an authentic Indian Taco! Great service in a clean and comfortable environment

Helpful?
Thank jamacollins
Durango
Level Contributor
90 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2015

This is a small non descript place which will most likely have the chairs up on the table when you walk in. Place your order and put the chairs down where you want to sit, they do this to clean easily after the last patron. The fry bread was light and airy, covered with typical taco meat, lettuce, onion and... More 

Helpful?
Thank ColoradoMtnMan60
Dodge City, Kansas
Level Contributor
35 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2015 via mobile

Fried bread was light and crisp served with honey, cinnamon sugar or powdered sugar. Excellent! All types of breakfast burritos with optional (mandatory in our book) green chili. All was fantastic. Alton Brown was here at some point, pictures of him and the cook are on the walls. Atmosphere is run down cafe but who cares? Its the food that... More 

Helpful?
Thank Jennifer N
Mancos, Colorado
Level Contributor
13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 April 2015 via mobile

I made Ted's one of my first stops on my return to summer employment at Mesa Verde National Park. I stopped in for an early lunch. I had the Navajo Taco one of his specialties. It was everything I look for in a Navajo taco. Light crispy frybread, seasoned meat, cheese, tomato. Ted's frybread is always delicious. Try some of... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank leotjohnson

Been to Ted's Taco? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41900 Highway 160, Mancos, CO 81328-8202
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Mancos

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Ted's Taco staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?