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El Tejado

#828 of 2,489 Restaurants in Denver
€€ - €€€Mexican
2651 S Broadway, Denver, CO 80210-5704
+1 303-722-3987
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good45%
  • Average5%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“sopapillas” (3 reviews)
“burrito” (3 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 21:00 Hours
€€ - €€€
2651 S Broadway, Denver, CO 80210-5704
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Reviewed 4 January 2018

I used to go to this place more often than now. I went recently for lunch. As other recent reviewers have said, this place is not nearly as good as it used to be. Chips and salsa were decent, the salsa almost too hot for...More

Thank finesilver
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

We were excited to go to El Tejado for a celebration as the food is good but found the staff to be extremely rude. The Manager was very rude to my husband when he had done nothing wrong. We had not caused any issues but...More

Thank Pegs111
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

The food was delicious! There were 4 of us and we had enchiladas and burritos and they were outstanding!! The service was excellent, they take great care of their guests!! It was my first time, but i will definitely go back!! Don't forget to get...More

Thank Peckhouse
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We have been here many times and it has been good food however last night was not good at all. Ordered a Burrito Supreme with beef and all we saw was rice inside it. Wait staff was not very friendly at all. The 2 different...More

Thank sledski
Reviewed 10 April 2017

The remodeling of this place has been a 25-year project - a little at a time. The ambiance gets better but I do not think their food is near as good as it was years ago.

Thank cofloater
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Most of the things on the menu can be found at most of the other Mexican restaurants in the area, but the food is really good here. They have some extras, too, that I haven't seen at other places such as the fish dishes and...More

Thank Karen L
Reviewed 7 February 2017

I had this place bookmarked (not sure why) and finally got around to trying it out. Pretty straight up divey Mexican restaurant. I judge my Mexican restaurants all on the same three things: Chips, Salsa and their Burrito. The chips and salsa were very good....More

Thank cubfaninco
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

The atmosphere is ok, especially when the Mariachis are playing. I have tried this place a number of times and have sadly had the same experience, extraordinarily average Mexican food. Service is ok.

Thank Dave B
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Not so much a touristy type place. More authentic. And the folk who eat there are certainly expert in the cuisine so that's another testimony. And, certainly MUCH better than average. Some days they have an outstanding Mariachi group. We haven't found anything on the...More

Thank Clif C
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

We absolutely love this place. Its not fancy but the food is delish. We like it so much that we have become regulars there. The staff are also great as well. Come prepared to dig in and enjoy. OH and don't forget dessert!! The sopapillas...More

Thank aliomin11
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2651 S Broadway, Denver, CO 80210-5704
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Denver
  • Phone Number: +1 303-722-3987
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