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Paxia - CLOSED

4100 Tejon St, Highland Neighborhood, Denver, CO 80211-1813
+1 720-583-6860
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible7%
22 Aug 2016
“great neighborhood find”
25 Jul 2016
“The best authentic Mexican Food ”
Restaurant Hours Closed
$$ - $$$
4100 Tejon St, Highland Neighborhood, Denver, CO 80211-1813
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Reviewed 23 August 2016

The food is wonderful and well presented. The service is excellent and the care they take in making their food makes the whole experience worthwhile. The prices are reasonable and the smiles seem genuine.

Thank 874bonnie
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Paxia is the best authentic Mexican food I have experienced. The staff is delightful, efficient and attentive. The food is absolutely the best at very reasonable prices.

Thank Kerry D
Reviewed 17 June 2016

If you are in Denver , LODO (lower Downtown) district and need to have Mexican food, visit this restaurant. Its really authentic in taste and atmosphere. Only drawback was my server was Spanish and she had not that knowledge of English, I told her to...More

Thank Linsy P
Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

They have the best margaritas in town! The patio is fun to enjoy on a nice day. Service can be a little slow but as long as you have a drink it is nice to just enjoy. Guacamole can be spicy for kids so order...More

Thank becknuts
Reviewed 25 March 2016 via mobile

I had a review about Paxia sometime ago. Unfortunately this review does not have the same feel as the last. I maintain the food is fantastic, super delicioso. The service not so much. My daughter and i stopped by for a creme brulee (which is...More

Thank Estrella B
Reviewed 10 February 2016

This was our second trip to Paxia and both times it took Mexican food to a whole other level. Anything with mole was great, as well as the guacamole. Staff was friendly and efficient and they accommodated children well.

Thank sea7breeze
Reviewed 9 February 2016

Excellent guacamole and some dish that was served in a big hot pot. Sorry I can't remember the name of it, but it was superb! Would recommend this restaurant and hope to return our next visit to Denver.

Thank BHarris63
Reviewed 1 January 2016

I heard about this place serendipitously and decided to give it a try with my elderly mother-in-law and husband on New Year's Eve. It's attractively put together, and the wait staff was friendly and helpful. My husband and I tried the molcajete con carnes (a...More

Thank Pat_47906
Reviewed 1 December 2015

Judging from the reviews it seems to make a difference as to when you decide to visit this restaurant. My wife and I were in the area on a Sunday afternoon and chose Paxia randomly. The place was almost empty and very quiet which worried...More

Thank TravellingColoradans
Reviewed 2 November 2015

I ordered the table-side guacamole and Carne Asada. The guacamole was made to my exact request and was excellent. The Carne Asada was cooked perfectly and was very tasty.

Thank Richard B
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 1:30 am
11:00 am - 1:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4100 Tejon St, Highland Neighborhood, Denver, CO 80211-1813
  • Public Transportation: Restaurant can be accessed by RTD. A bus stop is located directly across the street from the restaurant.
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Denver
  • Phone Number: +1 720-583-6860
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