Word of Mouth

Reader: I'd Never Heard of Pupusas and Now I Can't Stop Eating Them

Pupusas Lover is now serving Salvadoran cuisine.
Pupusas Lover is now serving Salvadoran cuisine. Mark Antonation
Pupasas are becoming more common in Denver, and their popularity should only increase now that Pupusas Lover has opened at 2236 South Colorado Boulevard. It's owned by Claudia Quijada, a native of El Salvador who has lived in Denver since 2001. She specializes in Salvadoran dishes, particularly dishes made the way she learned to make them from her family. Pupusas — the flat, corn masa pockets filled with meats, cheeses and vegetables — are a big part of Quijada's menu.

And they're becoming a big part of many Denver diners' regular meals, too.

Says Lloyd:
I'd never heard of pupusas. Now I can't stop eating them.
But fans swear by Pupusas Lover. Says Santiago: 
These are the best pupusas I've ever had. Everything I've eaten from here has been great! Their agua fresca drinks are awesome also.
Adds Dave: 
Try the cashew tree fruit agua fresca. It's great! Awesome place .
Concludes Alicia:
 Omg omg omg yasssssss.
Keep reading for more on pupusas in Denver.

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