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El Tapatio

714 Golden Ridge Rd, Golden, CO 80401-9524
303-279-7565
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Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good23%
  • Average23%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“combo plate” (2 reviews)
“seafood” (2 reviews)
“chile relleno” (2 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Mexican
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Food
Value
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LOCATION
714 Golden Ridge Rd, Golden, CO 80401-9524
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

El Tapatio, Golden , is my new favorite Mexican restaurant in Denver area. I am originally from the southwest and have struggled to find a restaurant with the Mexican food I love. I usually start with Chile rellenos. For some reason, not many restaurants make...More

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Reviewed 4 March 2018

We stopped in here for a quick lunch or our way to go climbing at Earth Treks. My husband and I had chicken fajitas for two and our son had a chimichanga, both were delicious. The chips were warm and the salsa great. And the...More

Thank LizFurman
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

All great, decor, atmosphere Mexican music, food choices were 8 pages, preparation and quality excellent. Service adequate, we were never without something, but it seemed slow for food to arrive with only three tables of customers. Wait staff were all huddling together in back area....More

Thank Robert F
Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

Huge menu I️ opted for the simple Chile relleno Guacamole tostada. Straight up good. Green Chile pretty basic but flavorful. Service was fine

Thank Jwwvet
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

We were very disappointed. Our server disappeared to where after awhile we had to literally go back to the kitchen to find anyone to refill our drinks. The food was also not great and they charged extra for every little thing....including hot sauce. Never going...More

Thank kellywchrist
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

We had a variety of items off the menu. None of them were exceptional, but they weren't terrible, either. The wait staff was nice, but the service was quite slow. I might go back because it is conveniently located.

Thank cohappyfeet
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

My family's favorite restaurant is the el Tapatio in Arvada. We came to this location hoping it would be similar. The food was good ( just not as good as the one in Arvada). The service was forgetful and very slow. It took forever to...More

Thank AshleyReel
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Food was delicious. I was sad they didn't do anything once I told them we had just gotten married, especially since we were there between lunch and dinner and they weren't busy. They do try to make sure everything is great. I will definitely go...More

Thank vonda l
Reviewed 12 July 2017

We were pleasantly surprised to find this place while lost trying to get to our hotel. It was very nice inside. The staff is very professional. The service was very fast. The inside is decorated very nicely and there is even an outside patio. They...More

Thank Nicholas S
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Great views of table Mesa from the patio. Decided to sit in the "sports bar" for happy hour, dinner and watch the Stanley cup hockey action. Had to wait about 5 minutes to get served then told happy hour was over...it was 6:00 straight up...More

Thank sean s
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 714 Golden Ridge Rd, Golden, CO 80401-9524
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Golden
  • Phone Number: 303-279-7565
Description
One of three locations in Colorado
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