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El Senor Sol

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Mexican, Southwestern
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15900 W Colfax Ave, Golden, CO 80401-3870
+1 303-384-3578
10:30 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 10:30 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 10:30 - 22:00
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2017

I've eaten here often. The food is very authentic Mexican and the prices are incredibly low. I've never been disappointed.

Thank Jon T
Norwich, United Kingdom
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108 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

I've been going to El Senor Sol in Golden since 2010 and it is hands down my favourite Mexican food in the area. I can say I feel their prices have gone up a bit over the years, for basically the same quality of product... but every experience I've had there has been good enough to keep me coming. One... More 

Thank James L
Rochester, New York
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

$20 for steak & shrimp fajitas after all the additional charges. Pretty sure I had a total of 3 shrimp on the plate. What a ripoff. Stick to the location in Littleton, they give you better portions for less.

Thank Dalton M
Prescott, Arizona
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47 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

We've been going to El Senor Sol for years and, on a recent visit back to Denver, looked forward to another opportunity for our family to meet up here. The entrees are varied and really good - have never had a bad meal here to date. Service and drinks were also very fine. I personally never get to dessert, just... More 

Thank 383pat
Oakdale, California, United States
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386 reviews
275 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

It looks like a hole in the wall from the outside. It is not fancy but on a Tuesday night it was pretty full. The locals love it. We were from out of town... The Margarita's were awesome. So was the service. We had a large group and complicated orders. Not me, of course... Queso dip and chips, the chips... More 

Thank Robert D
Lakewood, Colorado
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45 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Friendly warm and colorful atmosphere, including an impassioned balada romantica mariachi song selection. i ordered the taco salad, I'm not a fan of iceberg lettuce the next time I will just ask them to leave it out.

Thank nutriaoso
Denver, Colorado
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126 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

Stopped for lunch and found the food to be right up there, service was over-the-top and price was right. Hard to be disappointed here. Chips and salsa had a nice fresh flavor.

Thank Whyland1
Evergreen, Colorado
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220 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2016

Been driving by this place for a few years and we finally decided to stop and give it a try. Food was very good and the menu choices are extensive and interesting - I had a pregnant burrito. Decent food prices and happy hour drink options too. And the decor is fun and flavorful.

Thank gecco2003
Rome, Italy
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176 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2016 via mobile

We had a farewell lunch at El Senor Sol. We were all very happy for the food. Portions were very generous and prices are very convenient. They serve burritos, burgers and a large variety of mexican and text mex food.

Thank lion26b
Athens, Ohio
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264 reviews
173 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2016

I ordered a large dos equis which came in a huge mug. It took some effort to get the whole thing down. I ordered the divorcidas enchiladas, so I could sample both the red and green chilis. The red chili was flavorful with medium heat. The green chili was very spicy and about 5 hours later gave me a bout... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15900 W Colfax Ave, Golden, CO 80401-3870
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Golden
  • Phone Number: +1 303-384-3578

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?