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LA Cocinita Mexican Restaurant

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4935 W 29th Ave, Denver, CO 80212-1512
303-458-0932
Today
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 9:00 pm

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Most recent review
5 stars!

amazing mexican food and at these prices OMG best carne asada in town and remember to order a side of chicharrones, they are fatilicious

5 of 5 starsReviewed December 16, 2014
Jorge S
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Denver, Colorado
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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

amazing mexican food and at these prices OMG best carne asada in town and remember to order a side of chicharrones, they are fatilicious

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Denver, Colorado
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22 reviews 22 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

The kitchenette has been our second kitchen. The Carne Asada, my favorite go to, is consistently grilled perfect and plated with fresh requisite sides. They'll make an ala carte combo plate of your choice, if which I enjoy getting to finish. If you get the chance, enjoy spacious veranda dining.

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Chicago, Illinois
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9 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

I don't know where to begin except to say that the chips came to our table WARM--actually hot but not dripping or permeated with grease. Light and crisp and strong enough to carry a load of flavorful crunchy salsa. Most of those at the table where we sat ordered burritos "smothered" with beans and rice. They were delighted--and didn't stop... More 

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Colorado Springs
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23 reviews 23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2013 via mobile

This is simply the best and most authentic Mexican food in Colorado. I drive from Colorado Springs to go to this incredible place. The service is great. The food is traditional Mexican food, NOT Tex-Mex.

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Fort Collins, Colorado, USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Fast, Hot (Temperature), Very Reasonable $$$! My first time there. My daughter lives in the area so definitely will go back again!

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Westminster, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2013

I've tried many Mexican food restaurants in the Denver area, and this one definitely is in our top five. The place was busy, but our server was excellent. We deviated from the menu order slightly, but nothing was amiss when our food arrived. It was delicious and the prices were more than reasonable. We're definitely going back.

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Denver, Colorado
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2013

This is the second time I have had a bad meal there. After reading the reviews, I was hoping I had found a good Mexican restaurant. The meal was such a disappointment. I thought it might just be a fluke, so I went back to try it again, and it was just as bad. I'm going to keep looking!

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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2012

If you want great food at a low price and you don't care too much about atmosphere, go here! Truly an authentic Mexican food experience!

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Saint Augustine, Florida
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39 reviews 39 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2012

I lived in Denver many years and had no idea this place even existed. A friend took me here and I'm hooked! The food is authentic and absolutely delicious, the prices are very reasonable, and the service is awesome. A must eat if your'e in NW Denver, Edgewater area.

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Denver CO USA
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116 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2012

Hidden on 29th Street in Sloan's Lake, this neighborhood Mexican restaurant is a gem. Family owned and run, the food is always hot and fresh, and affordable. My favorite? The chile rellenos of course, and for $5.50 you can't go wrong. I also love the tamale, chile relleno, taco platter. The food is always fresh, the coke is always bubbly,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4935 W 29th Ave, Denver, CO 80212-1512
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Denver
  • Phone Number: 303-458-0932

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm

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