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El Tepehuan

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3457 S Broadway, Englewood, CO 80113-2528
+1 303-781-0243
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7:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Fri - Sat 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Temporarily in a truck?

We called ahead to see if they were open and they answered and said they were. When we got there it turns out they have moved from their old location. While the new and improved location down the street on the same block is being built they are in a food truck outside the BOB “Brew On Broadway... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed December 28, 2015
Denver, Colorado
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Denver, Colorado
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28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015

We called ahead to see if they were open and they answered and said they were. When we got there it turns out they have moved from their old location. While the new and improved location down the street on the same block is being built they are in a food truck outside the BOB “Brew On Broadway”. The food... More 

Thank Beej80237
Denver, Colorado
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2015

Consistently excellent food, prompt and friendly service, very reasonable prices. I bring my out of town visitors here their first night in town and they almost always want to go back before they leave! This restaurant will be moving down the block to a bigger space sometime in the next couple of months, I sure hope nothing changes.

Thank mptl13
Nutley, NJ
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29 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2015

We always stop here on our Denver visit. The food is always great. Never disappoints. The Huevos ranchero are to die for. Great salsa and chips. Wonderful staff.

Thank illerrep
Fort Myers, Florida
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172 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2015

On a Sunday evening this place was about the only lively spot in this quiet commercial neighborhood. But the dining experience was not what we expected. Service was slow. As in S-L-O-W. When we ordered, when we might have wanted refills, when the food arrived, even when we waited for them to process our credit card...it was all slow. The... More 

Thank Dennis F
Denver, Colorado
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646 reviews
452 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 185 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

I have driven by this place for years and never eaten there. Finally, based on reviews I thought I would give it a try. Starting with the chips and salsa I would have to say good...but not great. The salsa was a little too spicy for me since I am a wimp when it comes to spices. However, when my... More 

Thank cubfaninco
Columbus, Ohio
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41 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

Great find. The reviews were right, the food and service were great and a great value to boot! Not Tex-Mex, just a very good Mexican meal!

2 Thank eatwell2live
Keystone, Colorado
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314 reviews
208 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015

This place is close to a friend's place and she eats here regularly. Very good and crispy flautus and the pork dishes my friends had looked delicious! The food was very good and the atmosphere is interesting. A sort of traditional small Mexican restaurant fused with a hipster vibe the effect is a little surreal for some reason. Liked eating... More 

2 Thank SiriusSkier23
Pitman, NJ
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56 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

Whenever I get back to Denver to visit family, my Mexican food expectations are reset to a higher level than I have back home on the east coast. After all, this is the food my abeula cooked for my dad and his siblings. I needed to put together a "to-go" dinner for 10 to take to my aunt's house -... More 

3 Thank gjmalcyon
Indian Hills, Colorado
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195 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Reviews from Trip Advisor led me here. For the life of me; I cannot figure out what people are seeing. I arrived right after they opened for lunch. The place packed up quickly with people that acted like they ate there often. It got very busy fast. Space is very tight in the dining area. I felt squeezed even though... More 

Thank qnodmd
Brighton, Colorado
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28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

Coming from a town that has several very good Mexican restaurants, I was not expecting to be impressed. I was wrong. The enchiladas may have been the best I have tasted. A wonderful smoky flavor. The chile relleno was perfect. Crispy and not too much batter. It was topped with a wonderful green chile sauce. Service was prompt and very... More 

1 Thank Travelinpacks

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3457 S Broadway, Englewood, CO 80113-2528
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Englewood
  • Phone Number: +1 303-781-0243

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm

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