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Tacos Tequila Whiskey

#29 of 2,431 Restaurants in Denver
Certificate of Excellence
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1514 York St, Denver, CO 80206
+1 720-475-1337
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11:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon 15:00 - 22:00
Tue - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tried 2, the Carne asada and the queso taco. So good. Margarita was okay. Loud, but tons of energy. Would good back

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Thank alitaylor2012
Charleston, South Carolina
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I like to think of myself as a taco connoisseur and these are some of the best tacos I've ever had. The flavors were unreal and I was extremely satisfied.

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Thank Jayson144
New Jersey
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74 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One night in Denver, looking for some good food- found it here! The drinks are great- a true margarita- no sour mix here. Lime, tequila, not watered down. The Serrano margarita has a real kick- very tasty. The queso fundido was excellent- fresh tortillas. Chicharrones were great. The tacos were just great. I love that you get to just choose... More 

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Thank SBN_NJ
Tampa, Florida
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I'm a huge fan of tacos. While the restaurant is small, the tacos are worth the wait for a table. The margaritas are great. This is the best place to get tacos in Denver.

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Thank Michele C
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44 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I am originally from Mexico and this is the best taqueria I have been to in this country (and trust me, I have been to many). Worth the wait! Loved all tacos and the queso fundido. A must-go in Denver!

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Thank MexicanNomad
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

Especially loved the Pork Belly tacos and the daily special which was some sort of Ahi tostada. If you're a blue cheese fan, go for the short rib taco. The margarita was excellent.

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Thank Thomas K
Denver, Colorado
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

This free-standing location got its humble start as a food truck and the quality and taste has been great since. It is small, always crowded, and parking can be a challenge. So be prepared to walk a couple of blocks and wait for a table. But it is delicious. Tiny and delicious street tacos, great guacamole, and good drinks .... More 

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Thank divadenver
Cambridge, Massachusetts
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Had a great meal with a friend on a Thursday night. This definitely isn't an authentic Mexican restaurant but is more of a Mexican-themed small plates place. It's a little intimidating to walk in because of how loud and crowded it is, but they took care of us quickly. We ended up sitting at the bar where we had great... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017

Awesome street tacos (think small in size, big in flavor). This small restaurant is often loud and crowded - which adds to the fun. Watch out, the drinks are strong! Go mid day and mid week if you are looking to try it without bumping elbows with others. Can't find the sign? Look for a sign with a burro on... More 

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Thank DenverCOSarah
Pueblo, CO
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44 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Recently read the pork belly taco was rated best in Colorado on an MSN article about the best taco in every state. They are good non-traditional tacos, had several other recommended varieties that I also liked. Definitely a good place to go and have a few drinks and tacos, good atmosphere. That being said, these are not the best tacos... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
15:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1514 York St, Denver, CO 80206
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Denver
  • Phone Number: +1 720-475-1337
Description
a relatively new place, but quite crowded

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