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Senor Ric's

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
Mexican, Southwestern
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13200 E Mississippi Ave, Aurora, CO 80012-3400
+1 303-750-9000
11:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited my grandfather in Aurora for 2 weeks and I'm pretty sure we ate here at least 5 or 6 times. Great service every time. Wide variety of food options. Great margaritas. No complaints at all. Excellent. Just excellent.

Thank Carlie W
aurora co
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34 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great service and great Mex food. Very nice wait staff. Very nice settings and great happy hour. 2 for 1 3 pm to 6 pm and 9 pm to 11 pm.

Thank Larry W
Castle Rock, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been going to Senor Rics for over twenty five years and have never had a bad meal. They are very nice, quick and the food is wonderful. I highly recommend the spinach enchiladas. We travel over an hour to have the food here.

Thank jjw495
Aurora, Colorado
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

An Aurora tradition! We have been coming here for over 20 years! The owners are friendly. We all love happy hour & my personal favorite is the shredded beef tacos. You can't go wrong with any of the food. Good hot wings.

Thank Trudygirl3
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352 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

The margaritas are good, the food is delicious and the service is prompt and friendly. The prices are very reasonable - - especially if you order the special of the day. There is a reason this small, family-owned restaurant has been doing a brisk business for 30 years in the original location!

Thank Maui2014NMR
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

The Margaritas are excellent. Very good chips and salsa. The service was pretty good but not great. The food was ok but very Gringo. Not very authentic mexican.

Thank debbie t
Aurora, Colorado
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

I've been eating at Senor Ric's since very near the day they opened their doors. Pollo Magnifico is my all-time favorite. They have a great happy hour and have mini-chimi's that are delicious. Have eaten lunch, dinner, and gone in to just catch some games in the bar. Years ago we moved farther away from Ric's but try to get... More 

Thank NicInColorado
Aurora, Colorado
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13 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Quite simply a delicious Mexican food experience. I recommend the cheese enchiladas. The sauces they use are blended perfectly with their seasonings to bring your taste buds into Mexican food ecstasy! Pricing is VERY reasonable. Combine that with the quality of the food and that makes this dinning experience a great value. Ingress and egress to this fine restaurant is... More 

Thank nitelite1
Brownsburg, Indiana
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

The service is great but the food is less than exciting. One taste of the fried tortilla bowl told me they need desperately to change their oil. It's Mexican American food...where is the spice??? Very disappointing.

Thank Messer1958
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52 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

I have been going to Senor Ric's for probably 20 years. Many people also continue to go. Friendly staff, and food and drinks are consistent. Enjoy the food and atmosphere. Only suggestion-the happy hour food is not great. Chips, salsa and beans. All could be better. The chips are not that tasty and salsa and beans are just ok.

Thank gypsymonica

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13200 E Mississippi Ave, Aurora, CO 80012-3400
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Aurora
  • Phone Number: +1 303-750-9000

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