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El Amigo Mexican Food

16399 S Golden Rd Ste C, Golden, CO 80401-3775
+1 303-279-2633
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good28%
  • Average25%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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“fajitas” (4 reviews)
“shrimp” (3 reviews)
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9:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Mexican, Southwestern
16399 S Golden Rd Ste C, Golden, CO 80401-3775
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

Every meal was delicious at our table. Great house margaritas. Try the El Amigo Tacos if you want something really good!

Thank dalereisbeck
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

This little local spot has a Groupon special for dinner for four. We decided to try it, and found the food very good and the service excellent. We ordered fajitas for four, which is $40 and includes beef, chicken and shrimp for enough fajitas to...More

Thank Wendy E
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Good food and very friendly service. Had the fajitas for two. Steak a d chicken were good. Shrimp had no flavor at all. Sopapillas were good. Salsa has a kick.

Thank AUav8r
Reviewed 13 October 2017

We've been to El Amigo several times in the past few months. We love the chips, salsa, and chili rellenos. We buy the combination plate for $10 where you get 3 rellenos or other combos, rice and beans. It's a great value. The food is...More

Thank lmom12
Reviewed 1 October 2017

The two for one Modelos were awesome but I knew right away the food was going to be bad when I walked in and so zero Mexican eating there. There are two kinds of Mexican restaurants in the world. The kind that caters to Mexicans...More

Thank DavidSotoJr
Reviewed 26 August 2017

This is your basic no-frills good food Mexican at the right price. Great service, no surprises good or bad, plus they have stuffed sopaipillas. What more do you want?

Thank David N
Reviewed 10 August 2017

We are so happy we found this gem through Groupon. It seemed like a lot of locals go there, they know each other, unlike us we didn't know we didn't have to wait to be seated. The food was good and the service was excellent!!...More

Thank Danni S
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Typical hole in the wall bar and restaurant with decent food served in large portions. I had a deluxe tostada with chicken and my friend had a stuffed sopapilla. Good service

Thank David B
Reviewed 28 September 2016

This a family restaurant & run by a Mexican family. When going Mexican, this is my favorite place! The restaurant serves authentic Mexican food with a smile. It is very clean & decorated with items from Mexico, such somberos, dresses. etc.

Thank Karleen D
Reviewed 6 July 2016

We really enjoyed this place! The food was very good and the service was excelent! I had the enchiladas and thought they were very tasty!! My friend has the tacos and was very pleased! The chips and salsa were very good as well!

Thank DarD55
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16399 S Golden Rd Ste C, Golden, CO 80401-3775
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Golden
  • Phone Number: +1 303-279-2633
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