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Machete Tequila and Tacos

#114 of 2,547 Restaurants in Denver}
€€ - €€€Mexican, , Latin
2817 East Third Avenue, Cherry Creek North, Suites F and G, Denver, CO 80206-4900
+1 303-333-1567
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“street tacos” (21 reviews)
“guacamole” (17 reviews)
“lengua” (5 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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2817 East Third Avenue, Cherry Creek North, Suites F and G, Denver, CO 80206-4900
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I do a lot of "street taco" type places and while this is good I would not go out of my way to come here. Went for an early dinner before a Denver Broncos game. Far enough away from the stadium that there was a...More

Thank MarkV709
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is frightening what happened last night. My Chili Relleno with rice and black beans in a side pan, were all served room temperature. The manager came out with a food thermometer, stuck it in my Chili Relleno and announced it was at the right...More

Thank Marcia E
Reviewed 12 August 2017

I had the squid ink street tacos with halibut. Soooooo yummy. Also the guac was excellent. Wished we had gone back fo another meal. I recommend this place highly.

Thank Teriberi54
Reviewed 12 August 2017

been there with friends, we had a large table outside which was great. the food is amazing variance and has many excellent tastes. dont miss this one if you are in Denver and make sure you have at least one Machete :-)

Thank omer y
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Service was excellent, ambience mostly bar, but kids were fine. Lengua, beef and camaron tacos were great; wasn't a fan of the langosta (lobster tail) taco. Margarita - meh; even the sprite seemed to be short on sprite syrup. Overall, great place. But I think...More

Thank joanrig
Reviewed 30 July 2017

This was our first stop on our Denver trip. We were starving and looking for lunch and kind of stumbled upon this place. The margaritas were strong and delicious. I also loved all three flavors of street tacos I ordered. What a unique place!

Thank SeeJessTravel
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Wow.......was this most enjoyable...... a tequila list like I had never seen before as well as upscale Mexican Food that was excellent in both preparation and presentation. I had the Pablano Relleno that was excellent while others in the group had a variety of Tacos....More

Thank Wayson L
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

We checked out Machete Tequila and Tacos on our last couples night in Denver after what I'm sorry to admit was a relatively disappointing weekend. After weeks of checking out reviews for dozens of restaurants I thought I had picked out at least half a...More

1  Thank Mushy187
Reviewed 22 June 2017

This is a great place for 21-29 year olds, and one of the more hopping places in Cherry Creek for the price range. Its runs about $3.75 for one camaron taco and they're very good, small and fresh, like street tacos. Their food is relatively...More

Thank Keyrat04
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Located in the swanky neighborhood of Cherry Creek at the bottom level of a strip of stores. The establishment has a dive feel to it, but not a dive bar in the way that your shoes stick to the floor. On to the food...the three...More

Thank DNice18
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2817 East Third Avenue, Cherry Creek North, Suites F and G, Denver, CO 80206-4900
    (Fillmore Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Denver>  > Cherry Creek
  • Neighbourhood: Cherry Creek
  • Phone Number: +1 303-333-1567
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