We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

La Botana Restaurant

8995 Washington St, Thornton, CO 80229-4536
+1 303-288-8805
Website
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent23%
  • Very good48%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible15%
Dec 27, 2017
“Good local Mexican food”
Aug 13, 2016
“Nasty food”
Open Now
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Mexican
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
LOCATION
8995 Washington St, Thornton, CO 80229-4536
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (13)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 13 reviews

Reviewed December 27, 2017

The food was good Mexican. Nothing fancy, just good food. The food was prepared quickly and had a very authentic taste. I had a rib eye steak, smothered in green chili sauce, with rice and beans. The steak was very tasty. The staff was very...More

Thank Jim80018
Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

There was a fly on my rice. The shrimp cocktail had no flavor. The shrimp was really chewy. The hibiscus water wasn't fresh

Thank MJ599
Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

First visit. Ordered a relleno crispy and a tamale. Both were tasty. Sauce was good and not overpowering. Wait staff very friendly. Will go back.

Thank JohnH908
Reviewed October 28, 2015 via mobile

I love the Carne Asada and Shrimp, but know not to get it early in the morning. The times I've gone in the morning it seems like it's reheated food from the night before! Grose. Other than that love the beans and service!

Thank Arvilamay
Reviewed September 12, 2015 via mobile

On Saturday night not as busy as expected so I was a bit concerned. Has a very extensive menu I had the chicken Mole'. A bit sweeter than I am used to but very tasty. My friend at a combination plate that was equally tasty...More

Thank gemstoneking
Reviewed July 13, 2015

La Botana is a small local style Mexican restaurant in Thornton, Colorado. It is a smaller restaurant that is busy most nights. The menu has quite a few items to choose from including some dishes you won't see in the typical chain style Mexico. Their...More

Thank RLRehm
Reviewed June 8, 2015

It was alright. The waitress addressed me in Spanish although i am obviously not Mexican. However, i am fluent in Spanish. When i answered her back in Spanish, she replied back to me "ahhhh no sabia que hablara español" (ohh wow, i didnt know you...More

Thank David d
Reviewed November 3, 2014

The food at La Botana is delicious and spicy. It is an authentic experience. The chips and salsa are unlimited and they hit the spot. They got my order wrong the last time I went but the food was still great, and they made sure...More

1  Thank eliselo
Reviewed August 15, 2013

First of all, the photo shown is NOT the real restaurant, the real restaurant looks alike is falling apart, has a very dangerous wood holding the roof from outside, scary!!! I jus to go there in the past years and every time I saw the...More

1  Thank Ernesto M
Reviewed August 19, 2011

We celebrated my birthday there it was awesome, I ordered chicken fajitas which were the best I have ever tried. The place is small but cozy, we enjoyed playing the jukebox as we all enjoyed our delicious House Specialties. Fajitas there are now my must...More

2  Thank tiny10_11
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 7 hotels in Thornton
HomeTowne Studios Denver - Thornton
65 reviews
.41 miles away
Motel 6 Denver Thornton
51 reviews
.98 miles away
Americas Best Value Inn
1 review
1.76 miles away
Valli-Hi Motor Hotel
11 reviews
2.55 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
Los Nogales Restaurant
15 reviews
.07 miles away
Pete's Cafe
9 reviews
.24 miles away
Jim's Burger Haven
38 reviews
.25 miles away
Starbucks
5 reviews
.73 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Mid-Air Adventures
18 reviews
.59 miles away
Water World
406 reviews
1.73 miles away
Boondocks Food & Fun
101 reviews
3.13 miles away
Cinebarre - Thornton
69 reviews
1.36 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Mreyes33
August 29, 2015|
Answer
Response from RLRehm | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they do have Caldo de Res on the menu. The restaurant also has Caldo de Pollo on the menu.
0
Votes
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8995 Washington St, Thornton, CO 80229-4536
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Thornton
  • Phone Number: +1 303-288-8805
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing