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Mexico City Restaurant

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Five Points
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
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2115 Larimer St, Denver, CO 80205-2016
+1 303-296-0563
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11:00 - 16:30
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Hours:
Sun 09:00 - 15:30
Tue - Thu 11:00 - 16:30
Fri 11:00 - 21:00
Sat 09:00 - 21:00
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Houston, Texas
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109 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

If you know me, I have a never ending search for amazing TEX MEX and cheese enchiladas! I'm always afraid of Mexican food north of the Red River, let alone cheese enchiladas. Sometimes Houston restaurants even get it wrong, so I was so pleased to not only find superb tex mex here but at a price UNDER 10$! Feels like... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

Seriously though, it may not be fancy, or very healthy. But it is seriously these fried tacos are the best tacos ever! I eat at this place frequently. Very homey atmosphere, staff is very friendly and attentive. I really should try some of the other menu items because they all look very delicious. But I keep going for the Tacos... More 

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Thank TS B
Richmond, Virginia
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35 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

A hole-in-the-wall with some great fried tacos and very good margaritas. Went on a Saturday, no wait and marg's on special all night. Homemade guac was great and both my wife's and my tacos were so different and delicious. Go to a high-priced, fancy restaurant if you want, but for the money, can't beat this place!

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Thank TRx2
Littleton, Colorado
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

A bustling spot for a pregame Mexican food lunch. My go to has been chips and salsa, three steak tacos and a cold bottled beer for decades. Beef tacos are also a perfect choice. Very authentic spot in the renovated Larimer district dating back to the 1800's. Happy people and delicious Mexican fare make Mexico City a Denver gem well... More 

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Thank PORTER L
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52 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

The beef tacos are greatness......the quacamole was fresh and so where the chips...the chili verde was wonderful .... will definitely be back.....

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Thank moosky12
Denver, Colorado
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

In the 6 weeks I've lived in Denver, I've been to Mexico City 5 times. The hours are not great (closes at 430pm on weekdays when there is not a Rockies game), however, totally worth it! The beer is cold and you've got to have the fried tacos! The service is great and very inexpensive! Definitely a Denver staple! 🌮🍻

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Thank katieroth730
Walkersville, Maryland
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25 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

I read a lot of less than favorable reviews of this place but damn! I can't stop thinking about the tacos. Steak and avocado fried tacos were transformational. Yes, a bit greasy, but so freakin' good. The atmosphere is nothing to brag about and the service is just acceptable but those tacos!

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Thank Sandi M
Chicago, Illinois
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254 reviews
179 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2016

Bloody Mary's, Margaritas and fried tacos. Does anything sound better than that? I highly recommend the steak tacos. They are served on white corn tortillas, with melted cheese, lettuce, and tomatoes. All steak tacos include a slice of avocado. We also get an order of pancakes to do the savory and sweet contrast (it is excellent.) On weekends they open... More 

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Thank John D
New York City, New York
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 March 2016 via mobile

The service here was amazing. Our servers were fast and friendly! And they always made sure we had margaritas and chips in front of us. Our waitress conversed with us and was very personable. I was full after two of the fried chicken tacos and ate the third because it was too delicious to leave!

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Thank Erica S
THE COLONY
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43 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2016

So I went with some friends out for lunch and when tacos came up as an option, almost in unison they shouted "Fried Tacos from Mexico city" So I ordered the fried tacos with steak (4 of them) All I can say is WOW! It is really just the shell is fried but oh, the mixture of the cheese and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$6
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 15:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 16:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 16:30
Thursday
11:00 - 16:30
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2115 Larimer St, Denver, CO 80205-2016
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Denver>  > Five Points
  • Neighbourhood: Five Points
  • Phone Number: +1 303-296-0563

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