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El Tejado

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2651 S Broadway, Denver, CO 80210-5704
+1 303-722-3987
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Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good44%
  • Average4%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
Travelers talk about
“sopapillas” (3 reviews)
“burrito” (3 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Mexican
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
2651 S Broadway, Denver, CO 80210-5704
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1 - 10 of 41 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited with friends for lunch and was disappointed at the service and meal. The lunch specials were not very special at all. Small servings and not very tasty. To access the parking lot you must be traveling south on Broadway. My advice, keep on driving.

Thank Doug K
Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

Extensive menu of Mexican favorites. Always lots of families there. Good for a quick lunch or a pleasant dinner, and a range of price options too. Only not so cool thing is sometimes the salsa with the complimentary chips and salsa is just too spicy...More

Thank COBlueSky
Reviewed May 2, 2018 via mobile

Big disappointment. The salsa was just kind of a spicy tomato sauce. No flavor. I had heard the green chili was very good. Not the case at all. Kind of gelatinous and bland. Even the beans had no flavor. My margarita had a very strange...More

Thank Sabien
Reviewed January 4, 2018

I used to go to this place more often than now. I went recently for lunch. As other recent reviewers have said, this place is not nearly as good as it used to be. Chips and salsa were decent, the salsa almost too hot for...More

Thank finesilver
Reviewed September 19, 2017 via mobile

We were excited to go to El Tejado for a celebration as the food is good but found the staff to be extremely rude. The Manager was very rude to my husband when he had done nothing wrong. We had not caused any issues but...More

Thank Pegs111
Reviewed September 14, 2017 via mobile

The food was delicious! There were 4 of us and we had enchiladas and burritos and they were outstanding!! The service was excellent, they take great care of their guests!! It was my first time, but i will definitely go back!! Don't forget to get...More

Thank Peckhouse
Reviewed July 10, 2017

We have been here many times and it has been good food however last night was not good at all. Ordered a Burrito Supreme with beef and all we saw was rice inside it. Wait staff was not very friendly at all. The 2 different...More

Thank sledski
Reviewed April 10, 2017

The remodeling of this place has been a 25-year project - a little at a time. The ambiance gets better but I do not think their food is near as good as it was years ago.

Thank cofloater
Reviewed March 27, 2017

Most of the things on the menu can be found at most of the other Mexican restaurants in the area, but the food is really good here. They have some extras, too, that I haven't seen at other places such as the fish dishes and...More

Thank Karen L
Reviewed February 7, 2017

I had this place bookmarked (not sure why) and finally got around to trying it out. Pretty straight up divey Mexican restaurant. I judge my Mexican restaurants all on the same three things: Chips, Salsa and their Burrito. The chips and salsa were very good....More

Thank cubfaninco
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 9:00 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: 2651 S Broadway, Denver, CO 80210-5704
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Denver
  • Phone Number: +1 303-722-3987
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