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24 N Broadway, Denver, CO 80203-3915
+1 720-550-7267
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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17:00 - 22:00 Hours
Latin, Spanish, Argentinian, Colombian, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
24 N Broadway, Denver, CO 80203-3915
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here on a busy Saturday night. Loud but fun atmosphere. The menu is small plates and good for sharing. Lots of unique dishes but portions are small. Chimichurri sauce is divine.

Thank Amy W
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I love ceviche, and wanted a Pisco Sour with that. A restaurant we've used before has closed, so we gave this place a try. We had both varieties of ceviche, both wonderful!! Next to that we shared a portion of duck confit...More

Thank birdarvid
Reviewed 20 May 2018

This menu is creative, the food well prepared and the service is excellent. This Latin American themed restaurant offers skillfully prepared dishes. The wood fired meats are amazing. There are delicious dishes for vegetarians as well. The wine list is very reasonable and has a...More

1  Thank lunamoonModesto
Reviewed 15 May 2018

We ofter go and bring a group of friends so we can share many dishes, we love so many things on the menu here. Since we are gluten free, it's always great to have a big selection of foods we want to eat. Lena delivers!

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 4 May 2018

Excellent wine list, creative menu, gorgeous ambiance, and top-notch service. Beautiful bar and overall look and feel. A great choice for quiet conversation and excellent food/drinks on South Broadway.

1  Thank Jennifer L
Reviewed 3 May 2018

We are low carb people so a Latin restaurant doesn't always make sense. However we ordered their mixed meat plate and mushrooms. Everything was delicious!! We had this with red wine- very generous pour. Our server was fantastic. I wish I could replicate this meal...More

Thank memaynard
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

We were in the area and wanted to eat. After reading some of the reviews we decided we would try. We went in about 5:30 and they gave us a regular menu and Happy Hour menu. All 3 of us ate for $44 excluding tip....More

Thank vwlangley
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Price. I’ve had MUCH better cheaper, chilaquiles elsewhere. Decent coffee and good service, however not likely to return.

1  Thank nutriaoso
Reviewed 25 February 2018

So my family was basically kicked out because my three year old was quietly eating some mango we brought him as we waited for our food..... We stopped in today (Sunday the 25th, 2018) to have some lunch before my wife's class across the street...More

2  Thank Andrew H
Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

After having Leña recommended by several friends, a group of us decided to try it out. This is the worst restaurant experience I've had in a very long time. Our server was completely put out by every question and request we made. His knowledge of...More

1  Thank Coloradotraveler32
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3 August 2017|
Response from Barb C | Reviewed this property |
Not that I know of but call and see if you can work something out e.g. Pick up and go from there
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 N Broadway, Denver, CO 80203-3915
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Denver
  • Phone Number: +1 720-550-7267
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Lena is a Latin American inspired upscale, casual restaurant with a fun, vibrant atmosphere, focused on sharing and communal dining. The name translates to "firewood", and a white oak, wood fired grill serves as a culinary focal point, offering a vast asado selection of grilled meats, seafood, and vegetables. Other offerings include tacos, featuring homemade corn tortillas, fresh baked empanadas, and other traditional dishes, spanning from South and Central America, Spain, and Mexico. The beverage program is well rounded, with wines from multiple well known and some lesser known producers, craft beers, innovative cocktails, and a wide array of tequila and mezcal.
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