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La Estrellita

$$ - $$$Mexican,
45 N Main St, Brighton, CO 80601-1656
+1 303-654-9900
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“enchiladas” (6 reviews)
“red chili” (4 reviews)
“pork” (2 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
45 N Main St, Brighton, CO 80601-1656
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Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

This is our go to place when we need a Mexican fix!! My husband always gets chicken enchiladas with the wonderful jalapeño cream sauce or the red white and green combination. I have too many favorites to choose from, but always add on a soft...More

Thank CCD1955
Reviewed 11 August 2017

This family establishment has been here for over 30 yrs. it is my favorite Mexican restaurant in Denver and Northern Colorado. Wonderful menu with lots of excellent selections. All fresh and prepared on the spot. Fast friendly service. Couldn't ask for more!

Thank WJD_CO
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

If you want really great Mexican AND really great service, this is where you'll get it. The place is usually packed and for good reason. My husband and I love this place. They have authentic chili rellanos ( no cheddar cheese!), awesome burritos, and incredible...More

Thank Purple T
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Food was amazing, our server Yvonne, was even better, she was amazing!!!! we loved everything, the kids loved everything. Best mexican dinner we have ever had, better than our favorite at home, it will be missed!!!

Thank Caleb R
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

This place has been around for at least 30 years or more. I've been going since 93. It's as good today as then. The place is in an old historical building. It's in the basement, but worth it.

Thank Jerry D
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

The food was good but the service was slow. Ice tea was $2.50 and I never got a refill. Quesadilla was delicious but no toppings included. Got expensive adding guacamole and sour cream

Thank Joyce S
Reviewed 8 May 2017

A Trip Advisor recommendation. This is an excellent Mexican restaurant. Limited seating, but the menu is far from limited. Great selection of old favorites and some of the owners specialties. My wife had the stuffed sopapillas with chicken. The serving was huge! The dish came...More

Thank wolfcookie
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Food was awesome as always we love this place would recommend this to people who travel threw it's a must stop.

Thank 255bennyl
Reviewed 16 March 2017

This is by far the best Mexican food restaurant in the entire area, if not the state. The green chile is the best I have had. Unlike most places, it has TONS of pork in it. The patio is such a great place to spend...More

Thank Tim V
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Oh man. This is a great place to eat. The food is fast, fresh, and delicious. And the staff is super friendly. I love eating here.

Thank Kat S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 AM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45 N Main St, Brighton, CO 80601-1656
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +1 303-654-9900
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