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El Tequileno Family Mexican Restaurant

$$ - $$$Mexican, , Latin
1535 S Kipling Pkwy, Lakewood, CO 80232-6258
+1 303-988-2580
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“pork carnitas” (3 reviews)
“refried beans” (4 reviews)
“guacamole” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
1535 S Kipling Pkwy, Lakewood, CO 80232-6258
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1 - 10 of 52 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been eating here since it opened, almost 15 years now? We are never disappointed. The food all tastes home cooked and does not slide into the Tex-Mex trap of every plate covered in chopped lettuce sauce and cheese. Lunch specials and happy hour...More

Thank patrickjherbert
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

This is my favorite Mexican restaurant. I even have my family hooked from all over town. The portions are huge and the price is just right!! My favorite is the El Pastor Alambré!

Thank Erin P
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Used to live close by here, but now just get to eat here when visiting friends. Always liked this and were not disappointed this time! Really good food and service was quite acceptable for our table of 8. If there is a complaint, it's that...More

Thank Bradbhandy
Reviewed 27 May 2017

El Tequileno looks like a chain restaurant: standardized décor, laminated wipe-clean menus, brightly colored plates. The menu is much more varied than you'd expect, featuring a lot of seafood, menudo, pork chops in mole, a very flexible format for ordering combinations. And a GIANT list...More

Thank laurenceb284
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We took our U19 mens soccer team after a big win for Lunch...Don't usually see a Mexican Restaurant and it's a Sports Bar too! Pleasantly surprised how big the portions were and very tasty. We had about 12 for lunch and quickly seated together and...More

Thank ColoradoVista
Reviewed 13 April 2017

We hadn't been there since it was "Tequilas", but went with friends. I didn't notice much change. That is, lots of good options, including some platters that aren't typical at most area mexican restaurants.

Thank Will B
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Upon walking into the restaurant, there was a dead mouse on the doorstep!! Grossed out, but not impeded, we had lunch there. It was very mediocre and as I looked at the other door to the outside (in another room), there was a huge gap...More

Thank Oceanpirahna
Reviewed 6 February 2017

I thought it would be no big deal since it was Super Bowl Sunday and it wasn't busy at all. She checked a list on the wall and proceeded to lead us to the CLOSEST TABLE TO THE BATHROOM. I was shocked. I won't make...More

Thank Colomom303
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Didn't know it had changed from Tequilas. It is much better though , I had a combination platter it was huge , thought I would be taking some home but I eat it all. OOPS! They were a little late for one dinner not sure...More

Thank mtnmncolo_9
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Love the food and service at El Tequileno (formerly Tequillas). More then enough food for left overs.

Thank Kathy0424
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Donna D
26 April 2017|
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Response from mtnmncolo_9 | Reviewed this property |
Call them up ask them ,the only thing negative I forgot to mention was the noise from the bar of an employee breaking ice during our whole meal ,this was aggrivating in the least .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1535 S Kipling Pkwy, Lakewood, CO 80232-6258
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Lakewood
  • Phone Number: +1 303-988-2580
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