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Tequilas Family Mexican Restaurant

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1535 S Kipling Pkwy, Lakewood, CO 80232-6258
303-988-2580
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner

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  • 10
    Excellent
  • 8
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Our Go-To Choice

For excellent Mexican food, our first choice is Tequila's. From the Carnita's, to the Golden Burrito, to the Burrito Colorado, it's all good. Plus, they'll mix up a margarita for you with the tequila of your choice for a reasonable price (depending on the tequila you pic of course)! The service... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 22, 2014
Wade S
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Lakewood, Colorado
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31 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015

Mexican lunch above local fast food Mexican. We went there with another couple for a late lunch. First stop was the restrooms, which the doors would not lock and one of the two sinks wasn’t draining. Other that these two items, it was clean. We had the #2 Soft Chile Relleno & 1 tortilla and the Tostada Deluxe. The other... More 

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Lakewood, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Always great service ....food is always good , and well perportioned ...our go to place .....I don't know how anyone can give this place less than a 5....I give a 5+++++++

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015 via mobile

Based on other reviews, we were expecting decent food but this place was nothing special. Chips were bland but salsa was pretty good. We ordered guacamole but never received it and they served the wrong main entrees. We left disappointed and vowed never to go back.

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Denver, Colorado
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

We just ate here for the second time tonight, and our experience can be summed up in one word....disappointing. It was a nice night and we were in the mood for Mexican, so we decided to enjoy the patio at Tequila's. We had been here once before for lunch. That first visit was ok, my chimichanga was lacking some flavor,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

I'm visiting Denver on vacation and I have tried to zero in on an excellent Mexican restaurant, since it's my favorite cuisine. I've eaten at some top Mexican restaurants from downtown Chicago to Dallas, and this little family restaurant ranks quite high on my satisfaction meter. It is super busy, yet the service has been extraordinary and fast. They have... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

For excellent Mexican food, our first choice is Tequila's. From the Carnita's, to the Golden Burrito, to the Burrito Colorado, it's all good. Plus, they'll mix up a margarita for you with the tequila of your choice for a reasonable price (depending on the tequila you pic of course)! The service is great: friendly and fast. For a good, fast... More 

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Lakewood
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Being a California native, it is hard to find places to eat Mexican that I can tolerate. Colorado and California Mexican food is very different and this place has good Colorado Mexican food which I am learning to love, but first Oh the Margaritas. I am a margarita afficianado so prefer homemade sweet and sour or fresh lime juice and... More 

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Lakewood, Colorado
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

My husband and I stopped here last night for dinner and left very disappointed. My husband and I both ordered burritos. I got the verde one and he got the super burrito. The pork in my burrito was extremely fatty and the burrito had so much sauce on it, it killed all the other flavors. Also, my rice was over... More 

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Lakewood, Colorado
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

In fact, there's so much Mexican food in the Denver area, you can do better than this. My husband agrees. I started with a jalapeno margarita. I've had those at a few other places and usually they're amazing, but something about this margarita wasn't typical, and I left about a third of it (I usually NEVER leave margarita in the... More 

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Lakewood, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Has a lot of different selections and the food is always good. Watch out for the Jalapeños, they are very spicy sometimes. Good food.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1535 S Kipling Pkwy, Lakewood, CO 80232-6258
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Lakewood
  • Phone Number: 303-988-2580

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?