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El Jardin

Certificate of Excellence
Mexican, Southwestern
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6460 E 73rd Ave, Commerce City, CO 80022-1709
303-288-3500
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8:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 8:30 pm
Mon - Sat 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Herndon, Virginia
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17 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Arrived early for lunch and taken directly to table. Service very good. Meals were all delicious. Soon to be three granddaughter ate gaulcamole and chips. Refused to share the glauc. They brought extra spicy at my request. It was extra spicy. Delicious and fun!

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Thank Ferd9227
College Station, Texas
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257 reviews
157 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is just average Mexican. I did grow up along the Mexican border, so my standards are pretty high. I found the food to be rather bland--just adding jalapeño does not do it. The House Margarita was literally one of the worst I've ever had--again very bland and seemingly lacking in Tequila. They did have Negra Modelo (my favorite Mexican... More 

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Thank jrhales77
Henderson, Colorado
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146 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Located in the Derby neighborhood of Commerce City, you will find El Jardin. Everything looks delicious here. I can only judge the cheese or chicken enchiladas. I live the way they prepare the corn tortillas before they roll them full of either cheese and onions or chicken and onions. Their enchilada sauce is to die for! Everyone I have ever... More 

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Thank Telkbear
Denver, Colorado
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great meal. Fantastic cocktail, the Slackerita. We had the ground beef and onion enchilada and bean and chicirone burrito. Yummy!

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Thank Dan R
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great mango margarita and meal at the bar while on vacation! The taco platter was also amazing!! The salsa that comes with the meal was tangy and perfectly fresh. The "special beer" was suggested it was like a tomato beer, but was way too spicy. The bartender gladly replaced my drink! Great service and food!

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Thank Jessica A
Monument, Colorado
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23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We tried the top ten Mexican restaurants after golf and discovered a gem. The food was beyond expectations and the service was exceptional from Denize. Ordered the Pork Carnitas Tacos and was amazed with the freshness ans smokey flavor. The Re-fried Beans had a buttery taste and were excellent as well as the guacamole. This was the best Mexican food... More 

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Thank DanfromColorado
Houston, Texas
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39 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

We came in from Houston and after a few days, we're craving good Mexican food. I had my doubts but found this joint. The food was very authentic and everyone enjoyed enchiladas and Carne Asada. I had the green chili medium spice. Plenty hot and lean good pork. Margaritas were the only disappointment. Good service.

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Thank jefff727
Henderson, Colorado, United States
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

Mexican food worth traveling for! Our family loves to celebrate and share time together, what better place than El Jardin's! The food is the best!

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1 Thank Lorraine P
Thornton, Colorado
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016

Charming and clean decor, Very friendly host and waitress. One of the best service teams we have had. Even though we went during a busy time, we were seated quickly. Drinks and free chips and salsa were on our table within a couple minutes. Our food was prepared in a very timely manner. Good sized portions, but more important, excellent... More 

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2 Thank BruisedKnucklehead
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016 via mobile

The staff was very nice and accommodating I had the steak fajitas which were wonderful every time we come here the food is so tasty just love your restaurant thanks

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Takeout, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Large groups
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
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

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?