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1628 Miner Street, Idaho Springs, CO 80452
+1 303-567-2933
11:00 - 22:30
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Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:30
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76 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stopped in after a fill-up on fuel, thought we would try something locally owned. Tried something new with a chicken mole dish that was terrific, the other not so much which was a chimichanga. average plate price around $12. Too bad the service wan't as good as the mole. Several places to choose from up and down the street -... More 

Thank 4fromkansas
Oak Creek, Colorado
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family was visiting from Ohio so we hit up the Indian Hot Springs and went to Azteca afterwards. The staff was extremely friendly and attentive. The food was absolutely delicious. Will be back for sure!

Thank Sarah G
Winter Haven, Florida
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to get lunch after zip lining and celebrate Cinco de Mayo. The food was great, great flavor, margaritas a little tart but otherwise perfect!

Thank mlramp
Denver, Colorado
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 10 February 2017

Food was cold and bland. Wait staff unresponsive-don't waste your time. It was not very busy in there to explain the poor service.

Thank cwohlers38
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20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017

I'm sure people from around the Denver area have a great selection for Mexican food but in the Midwest it is more Tex-Mex. We stopped for lunch and really enjoyed the food and Margs. Service was fast and friendly and the prices were very good. We will definitely be back on our next trip.

Thank Randy M
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379 reviews
199 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 January 2017

My husband and I were returning from a 3-day ski trip and decided to stop for dinner in Idaho Springs before returning to Denver. It is an easy off and on the highway in Idaho Springs. We went to Azteca where we enjoyed good margaritas and delicious food. We were waited on by an adult female and also a young... More 

Thank Maui2014NMR
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

My wife and I usually steal away for a morning of soaking in the hot spring and lunch here in Idaho Springs. Azteca has delicious authentic Mexican food. Just the slaw\salsa is amazing to me... I could eat a bowl of just that. But really, everything is awesome... you can't go wrong here.

Thank Daniel M
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Tasty and generous dishes with great tomatillo sauce. Waiter was able to adjust menu items to accommodate vegan daughters and carnivorous husband

Thank Annika M
Denver, Colorado
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57 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

The food here is surprisingly tasty and authentic. My dining companion had Steak Chicano. It has a seductive sweet flavor and then the spicy knocks you for a delicious punch. I had a cheese enchilada, as I judge every Mexican restaurant by this staple. The sauce was great and I could really taste the corn flavor of the tortilla through... More 

Thank teacher_rossi
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Overall the food was pretty good. The place was small but cozy. Needed some updating. Service was good and prompt. Only Mexican restaurant in town other then del taco.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1628 Miner Street, Idaho Springs, CO 80452
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Idaho Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 303-567-2933
Their Phone # is 303-567-2933

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