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Benny's Restaurant and Tequila Bar

#288 of 2,597 Restaurants in Denver
301 E 7th Ave, Denver, CO 80203-3622
+1 303-894-0788
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good32%
  • Average25%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“burrito” (21 reviews)
“chips and salsa” (11 reviews)
“rellenos” (7 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern
301 E 7th Ave, Denver, CO 80203-3622
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the best spots in Denver. The cadillac margaritas are amazing. They have a parking lot which is a must in this area of town.

Thank JohnC4500
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

A friend and I met for lunch here. Like any Mexican restaurant they brought chips and salsa to the table to start. We ordered the queso as well. Good and simple queso but nothing to write home about. My friend and I each ordered a...More

Thank Heathaduhdur11
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Decent. Nothing special. Overall service is fine. Food tastes like typical generic Mexican. Unlimited chips and salsa though.

Thank TravelBrianCO
Reviewed 3 February 2018

This place is full of great surprises. You wouldn't think of it but try a hamburger, or fries, to go with that half liter of margarita. I'm ashamed to say I couldn't wait to start eating and only left small portions of the burger and...More

2  Thank Clif C
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Cane here after several reviews, was a great local place. The Relenos were great as was the green chili. Enchilada was good with a mild red sauce. Jair was our waiter and he was great!

Thank SPD622
Reviewed 16 August 2017

We enjoyed this place often when we lived in the area, but have not been back in a very long time. We ordered our usual crispy rellenos which were great. We were very pleased that they were as good as they had been many years...More

Thank Loydu
Reviewed 10 August 2017

I've been coming to Benny's since it was in its original location and had about 3 tables, and was more of a take out window place. That has been about 30 years! One constant is the breakfast burritos - they are amazing. I don't live...More

Thank Tr0pez
Reviewed 29 July 2017

I have been going to Benny's for a long time, I took a well-deserved break after my last real disappointing meal. It was ok still but not great, I can list 5 or 6 other Mexican places which surpass Benny's in every way. That said,...More

Thank finesilver
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Being from Texas, we know Mexican food. Benny's is bar none one of the top Mexican food places around! Hospitality was great and our server went above and beyond to make sure we had a amazing experience

Thank obrady23
Reviewed 17 July 2017

The sirloin and sloppy burrito are very similar and both are amazing. Some of the best Mexican food in Denver. The chips and salsa are great and the margaritas are ok. (The margs are not great, there are many places with better margs, but these...More

Thank HowdyColo
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20
Mexican, Southwestern
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 301 E 7th Ave, Denver, CO 80203-3622
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Denver>  > Capitol Hill
  • Neighbourhood: Capitol Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 303-894-0788
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