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Lupita's Restaurant

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11809 E Colfax Ave, Aurora, CO 80010-2815
+1 303-344-0020
Tue - Sun 06:00 - 21:00
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had margaritas, chips and salsa, and guac....we browsed the menu, but couldn't bring ourselves to order food. Service was friendly, but this is a typical hole-in-the- wall Mexican restaurant.

Thank Anne L
Muskogee, Oklahoma
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121 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We stopped in for lunch and were pleasantly surprised. Service and food were good, it is clean and well laid out, they offer a full bar and a dessert case, and it's convenient to major traffic ways and medical centers. It has made my number one go to restaurant in this part of the metro.

Thank Karli036
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140 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016

I was looking forward to Mexican food in Denver (we are from Boston) and based on these reviews, 4 of us tried Lupita's. It was mediocre at best. First thing we saw as we were walking in was a homeless(?) person going to the bathroom right in front of the entrance--he was behind a bush, but in front of the... More 

Thank mamacyn
Kansas City, Missouri
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

We found the food to be excellent and the service to be great. We wnt quite often as it is just west of the hotel

Thank Jim B
Denver, Colorado
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

We stopped for a quick bite and were pleasantly surprised by fabulous live music. What a treat! The food was delicious and the chips and salsa are totally worth the calories. Dig in!

Thank DeeMJ303
Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016

We eat here often because it is next to the Colo University Hospital at the Anschutz Center. The food is always good. I am writing mainly to correct an earlier post by someone else. They do not serve lobster. They serve crab legs at night on their dinner menu. Who ever wrote that earlier was completely misinformed and does not... More 

Thank corinnejoybrown
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

My wife's family brought us to Lupita's as we were from out of town and wanted to eat at a non-chain Mexican restaurant. We had 6 adults and 2 children in our group. We were greeted warmly by the staff. You can tell the family takes pride in their restaurant. The menu has all of your traditional Mexican dishes and... More 

Thank Michael H
Montrose, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016

We wanted to take my mom somewhere to eat for Mother's Day that was close to the University of Colorado hospital where my dad was a patient. Lupita's was within walking distance of the hospital.I highly recommend Lupita's!! The staff was friendly, we had great service and the food was delicious! We enjoyed it so much we went back a... More 

Thank Terri R
Anchorage, Alaska
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2016

We have been visiting Lupita's for several years, whenever we go outside and visit relatives in Denver this is the place we usually end up with my mother-in-law. Great family atmosphere and the owner "Betty" always recognizes my mother-in-law and ensures our table has plenty of attention from the servers. On weekends they sometimes have a band a country band... More 

Thank Jaegerak
Aurora, Colorado
1 review
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2015

So my husband and I had been to Lupita's a couple of times and thought it was pretty good for what we ordered in the past. So we decided to actually dine in this time instead of ordering out. HUGE MISTAKE! We did not see a list of fountain drinks on the menu nor their prices. I was told that... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 16
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11809 E Colfax Ave, Aurora, CO 80010-2815
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Aurora
  • Phone Number: +1 303-344-0020
Lupita's Restaurant is a family owned and operated restaurant serving the Aurora, CO area. We combine years of experience in the Mexican food industry with our Peruvian heritage to bring you a tasty and affordable dining experience for the whole family. We serve a wide variety of delicious Mexican and American dishes using only the finest ingredients available.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?