We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

El Jardin

Certificate of Excellence
Mexican
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
6460 E 73rd Ave, Commerce City, CO 80022-1709
303-288-3500
Improve this listing
Today
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 8:30 pm
Mon - Sat 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Brunch

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 80 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 44
    Excellent
  • 20
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Our go-to place for Mexican food

Very popular and very good. If you come a little late you'll probably have to wait, but it's worth it.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 8, 2015
Paul T
,
Brighton, Colorado
Good for:
  • Dining on a budget
  • Large groups
  • Families with children
Add Photo Write a Review

80 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Rate and write a review
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Japanese first
  • Any
English first
Brighton, Colorado
Level Contributor
10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

Very popular and very good. If you come a little late you'll probably have to wait, but it's worth it.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

Dora gives outstanding service all the time we go eat at El Jardin! She is the best waitress. She is always nice and top notch with her service! Thank you Dora!

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

Brenda H. is an awesome server with outstanding customer service skills. Her smile is warm and genuine. We ALWAYS ask to be seated in her section. The food is equally as good. We go on Thursday's as often as we can.

Was this review helpful? Yes
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Desirae is our doctor when we need our medication. She is an awesome bartender/mixologist, server and a great person to know! We love the whole family here. Food and drinks just makes it more special.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Denver, Colorado
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

Love this place! Green chili is the best I have ever had. Sit at the bar and get supreme service. Ask for desirae. She is the best!!! You will be a regular in no time.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Thornton, Colorado
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

We eat here on a weekly basis. Great food and good service. Lakrisha is our favorite server. She is up beat, friendly and very attentive. Manager Johnny always greets everyone with a smile, The green chili has a great taste. Salsa is the best in Denver!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Level Contributor
6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

Ate here tonight. Food was great from the oven warm chips to the flavorful and tasty taco platter. Our waitress, Manuela, was pleasant, attentive, and attended to our every need. The on duty manager, Johnny, stopped by to say hello and chat just to make sure our evening was perfect. Will be visiting frequently!

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Denver, Colorado
Level Contributor
161 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

Bad service and worse food. Waitress had a "do not care" attitude. Why is she in the business if she hates her job so much? The food was just as bad. Tasteless and a mushy mess. The service really put a damper on the evening. We will never return. Mexican food restaurants are on every block. You don't need to... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Denver, Colorado
Level Contributor
9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

While I love Armadillos, when it comes to my favorite Mexican food, El Jardin wins. Their Sangrias are YUM and so is their green chile. I always get it on their chicken or sea food enchiladas! I can't say enough about how great this place is and it's family owned!!

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Level Contributor
7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

This Commerce City landmark features good Mexican food. The quality has always been consistent. Portions are ample and the prices are comparable to other establishments in the area. It can get a bit noisy, but it is set up to handle large groups and family tables. It is popular, especially on the famous Thursday Night Margarita night. Really good margaritas... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1

Travelers who viewed El Jardin also viewed

 

Been to El Jardin? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 6460 E 73rd Ave, Commerce City, CO 80022-1709
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Commerce City
  • Phone Number: 303-288-3500

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Dining on a budget, Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 8:30 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from El Jardin staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?