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Benny's Restaurante y Tequila Bar

) #347 of 2,515 Restaurants in Denver $ Mexican,
301 E 7th Ave, Denver, CO 80203-3622
+1 303-894-0788
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good31%
  • Average25%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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Mexican, Southwestern
301 E 7th Ave, Denver, CO 80203-3622
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The sirloin and sloppy burrito are very similar and both are amazing. Some of the best Mexican food in Denver. The chips and salsa are great and the margaritas are ok. (The margs are not great, there are many places with better margs, but these...More

Thank HowdyColo
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Best margaritas and we like the carnitas and chili rellenos. Delicious guacamole too. We eat at Benny's at least once a month.

Thank scottalanl
Reviewed 16 April 2017

We had been here many, many years ago and had the "gringo" rellenos, chile rellenos wrapped in a wonton wrapper and deep fried. On this return visit we were not disappointed. They still had them and they were phenomenal. The place is looking a little...More

Thank Tadster20
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Been to Benny's several times. Really like the atmosphere and you can sit outside and the pricing is very reasonable. The quantity and quality are consistent. Had an issue with the kitchen last night as they got 1 order completely wrong and forgot an addition...More

Thank Andy H
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Over many years, we've dined at Benny's, but on our last trip to Denver, we were disappointed. After a long wait, a server appeared with water. She slammed down a glass in front of my wife, spilling water all over the menu and table. She...More

Thank CrawfordGene
Reviewed 3 March 2017

They serve a 1 liter of Margarita! Great food. Staff was very friendly and helpful. Chili reanos is really good. Shredded Beef chimichanga is incredible. Mexican steak is great, too! Location was alright. There's a parking lot across the street that kind of hard to...More

Thank ScentedStudio
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Everything here is great. I've never had a bad meal. Staff are great, especially Mike and Alejandra. Margaritas are also the best!! Eat here on a regular basis.

Thank Lorelei M
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Good food and a large menu selection. Very moderately priced. Service is always quick and courteous. Nothing stands out as better than other Mexican restaurants.

Thank TravelBrianCO
Reviewed 19 January 2017

I used to love the Benny's and frequented this local favorite when I lived blocks away; good food, big drinks, and mucho fun. Now ten years removed, I still do. However, my wife and I recently decided to stop in for a late lunch (2:30pm)....More

Thank Greg L
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

Still one of my favorites, but they have gone downhill. Food not as special as it used to be. Tonight my taco was tiny like Taco Bell and the cheered was not all fresh but melted on my chili rellenos. I always thought theirs were...More

Thank auroracham
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
USD 20
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 301 E 7th Ave, Denver, CO 80203-3622
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Denver>  > Capitol Hill
  • Neighbourhood: Capitol Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 303-894-0788
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