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El Lucerito

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2295 S Chambers Rd, Aurora, CO 80014
+1 303-283-0703
11:00 - 21:00
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Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 09:00 - 21:00
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Aurora, Colorado
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22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to this restaurant because it's close to home and most of the reviews were not to bad. We went to sit down and the booth seats are so broken down you sink down to the frame. That being said, we ordered drinks. I was a little cold and ordered coffee. Waitress brought me a Coke. The restaurant was almost... More 

Thank Victor F
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

We actually eat at El Lucerito Jr. on Tower road, but it is a sister restaurant and equally amazing! We have eaten there 3 times now and it is consitently great food. They have plenty of servers so never any waiting. The prices are reasonable and portions to match. Green chili is great and salsa is on point! It's our... More 

1 Thank dianet511
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Consistently good Mexican food. Nice that is all not smothered in cheese and sour cream like most of the americanized mexican places around. Eaten here for over 10 years, always a favorite

Thank Glenn G
Denver, Colorado
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490 reviews
339 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 157 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

This is a family run and owned place and the mother is the menu creator. I had a combo plate of chile relleno, burrito and enchilada. All were tasty and the temperature was hot (this is good). Son had a burrito plate and enjoyed that dish. This is our first time here and plan to come back.

Thank The_Don_Francisco
Aurora, Colorado
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112 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

Food is good but in the past couple of months every to go order we got was wrong. Seems like either the waitresses don't order correctly or the cooks don't pay attention. Even eating there our orders have been wrong.

Thank connie M
Denver Colorado
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

I had an awesome meal here !! My husband enjoyed it too!! Our waitress was so sweet. I want to come back for breakfast !!! And they serve beer too !

Thank mcneesmom
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113 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

Not too bad but not too great. Service is ok and food isn't too bad. Just not very flavorful or exciting.... Maybe a bit to much salt in the chili

1 Thank Gruffco
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 March 2016 via mobile

Family run, friendly, good food, good price. Since this is friendly local neighborhood restaurant, you'll likely run into few of your neighbors sitting next table to you.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Aurora, Colorado
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198 reviews
143 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2015

Best place I've found since leaving SoCal. The smothered burritos are very good and the breakfast burritos are great. Nice friendly servers and good food.

1 Thank Kenny Z
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26 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2015 via mobile

My family and I very much enjoyed the food at El Lucerito. The tamales, enchiladas, and fajitas are amazing and the kids menu has a great selection for the little ones. If you're looking for great Mexican food, try El Lucerito.

1 Thank mattwest78

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2295 S Chambers Rd, Aurora, CO 80014
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Aurora
  • Phone Number: +1 303-283-0703

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?