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El Noa Noa Restaurant

#731 of 2,473 Restaurants in Denver}
$$ - $$$Mexican, Latin,
722 Santa Fe Dr, Denver, CO 80204-4429
+1 303-623-9968
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Overview
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good45%
  • Average14%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“enchiladas” (6 reviews)
“guacamole” (5 reviews)
“chicken” (2 reviews)
Closed
All hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Southwestern, Spanish
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
722 Santa Fe Dr, Denver, CO 80204-4429
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1 - 10 of 61 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very friendly and attentive staff. Large, fun, relaxing patio... then the food arrives. The worst texmex meal I have ever had. Hardly ate either of the two dishes we ordered. Poor quality, latent with tasteless cheese and too much lard/shortening. Bland rice and liquified refried...More

Thank John G
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Lots of TA reviews call the food here mediocre. I guess I was lucky! I had the grande combinación (big combination) plate. It was so big that it actually came on *two* plates! It was fresh and tasty. (I grew up in New Mexico. Although...More

Thank An0nyMs
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Nice patio, well-trained and friendly staff but the food is so uninspired! Interesting to note that older white people love this place - the patio is big part of that plus friendly staff and bland food - safe Mexican food. I prefer Mexican food with...More

Thank Toidd
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Very nice patio on a summer's evening. Efficient staff. Food is mediocre though. Tried burritos, enchiladas, chips and salsa. Food seems like processed, canned stuff. Didn't seem like high quality Ingredients. Very standard fare. Limited beer selection and overpriced considering the quality of beer (no...More

Thank Crowhollow
EL Noa Noa N, Manager at El Noa Noa Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

Let me inform you that we do not serve process food. All our food is prepared daily in our kitchen... Thank you for your visit..

Reviewed 7 July 2017

We were searching for a more authentic Mexican food experience than this restaurant provided. The Noa Noa special was heavily covered in cheese and cream sauce which hid the flavors of the meat. Could not find the green chili sauce and as for the tomatoes...More

Thank Bakerz
Reviewed 9 June 2017

We went to the First Friday Art Walk and had reservations at El Noa Noa. We were certainly glad we had reservations, it was really busy. But, as busy as they were, the service was great. The food was standard Mexican offerings and tasted great!...More

Thank AnthVick
EL Noa Noa N, Manager at El Noa Noa Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2017

Thank you very much for your visit. We look forward to serve you again soon...

Reviewed 8 June 2017

Food was average. Not bad, but not exceptional either. My brother got the mole enchiladas and they were the best of what the rest of us got. Service was great and the patio is very nice and large.

Thank GoobersMom
EL Noa Noa N, Manager at El Noa Noa Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2017

Thank you for your visit. We hope to see you soon. Vidal Bañuelos

Reviewed 6 June 2017

Stopped by after seeing the fabulous patio. We ordered beer (limited options), chips and salsa, a chicken enchilada (red sauce) a la carte, and chicken fajitas. The fajitas were pretty good - chicken was very flavorful. However, the salsa was the best part of the...More

Thank Savanna D
Reviewed 12 April 2017

We enjoy the good Mexican food here- we combine it with a walk through the Santa Fe Arts District- about 60 small galleries within 3-4 blocks. Good food, comfortable place to eat.

Thank DenverTennisPlayer
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Nice outdoor patio, friendly servers, good margaritas and really spicy green chili. The food is prepared fresh and served quickly. Staff is friendly and helpful.

Thank Kathy D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Southwestern, Spanish
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Television, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 722 Santa Fe Dr, Denver, CO 80204-4429
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Denver
  • Phone Number: +1 303-623-9968
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