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El Tapatio

714 Golden Ridge Rd, Golden, CO 80401-9524
303-279-7565
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Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good19%
  • Average25%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“combo plate” (2 reviews)
“seafood” (2 reviews)
“shrimp” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
714 Golden Ridge Rd, Golden, CO 80401-9524
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1 - 10 of 36 reviews

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
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Free parking. Wasn't crowded, but we got here for a late lunch (2 pm). Quick service. Salsa was ok. Got a burrito and a quesadillas. Both were large, but just OK.

Thank Charlie_Hotlanta
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

I went into the sports bar part of the restaurant at 12:30 on Sunday. Lots of football being played, which I wanted to see while I ate my lunch. Instead of NFL football, I had to endure Kung Fu Panda, and the management refused to...More

Thank humbledservant
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Outstanding Mexican food, great service, reasonably priced. The fajitas were among the best I have had. Outdoor patio dining with great views of the city and the Rockies.

1  Thank Brian M
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

I don't think this place gets the respect it deserves. The food is basic Midwest Mexican, but if you can sit on the patio, the views are great. The service is relaxed. We appreciate not being rushed. My wife and I are residents and appreciate...More

Thank Ripley57
Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

This is a restaurant that I return to for business as well as personal dining. The professionalism of Anton, and the gracious staff, make you want to return for more. The margaritas are excellent, and the food is so big I split a plate. Mary...More

Thank wendy v
Reviewed 20 January 2016

Not the greatest Mexican food, but OK. They drown their food in sauce, even when you ask that they don't. Servers don't listen real well. Ok, but there are better places to go.

Thank Janet F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
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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