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Lefty's Grill

$$ - $$$
Denver International Airport
American, Bar
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8400 Pena Blvd, Denver International Airport, Denver, CO 80249-6213
+1 303-342-2000
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Like everyone else, stopped here for a bite between flights. The menu did look good. The food did not match the anticipation. I will say our service was very good. Drinks were kept full. Even gave us a big glass to go. However the burgers were horrendous. We thought that being in Colorado, where cattle are plentiful, the burgers would... More 

Thank Orthocincy
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21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

I'd rarely recommend going to McDonald's but in this case I would. Don't waste you money here. Both the veggie sandwich and the California sandwich were total disappointments and poor value for the money. Granted, options at the gates aren't great but...

Thank AnsgarAbroad
Wichita, Kansas
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70 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016

Easy to find in terminal A. Frank was the best server. I enjoyed a great meal of fish tacos with rice. The beer was quite good, even though they had no 22 ounce glasses. Very quick and friendly service. I enjoyed all the big screen TV's so I could catch up on sports. Seating was comfortable and roomy especially by... More 

Thank BlueGoldTours
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33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Tried here tonight on a layover flight Fish Chips not great . Waitress seemed really busy and I didn't see another waitress . I had to ask a couple times for items . It's a busy Friday at DIA Just watch out

Thank jesse58
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47 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

In Denver airport on the way home. I had A Philly Cheese Steak and my spouse a Rubin. Both with fries. Both very good. Server was prompt and very friendly. Not a bad price for airport resturant... about $30.00 with iced tea and a drink. Definitely recommend for quick, good service when traveling through Denver airport.

Thank R E
Saco, Maine, United States
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97 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Had the wings. They were mushy if that should be a way to describe them. Strange indeed. Also had the chips,. Ok flavor, but not worth it. Would not repeat.

Thank Erik K
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Slow crawl service aside, this was hands down the worst "food" I have ever encountered at an airport. The nachos would be sub par even at a little league ballpark. If you are a fan of paying $10 and up for the bottom of the non name brand chip bag smothered in a big cosco can of imitation cheese sauce,... More 

Thank Tampafoodie2
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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147 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

We usually eat at Jimmy's but thought we'd try Lefty's. Should've stayed with Jimmy's. Service was just OK. Food was bland and boring.

Thank ohcandida
Springfield, Missouri
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Don't eat here if you have a food allergy or like real food. Eggs are prefab out of a carton, preloaded with milk. No substitutions for buttermilk biscuit. So to this "grill" I give the middle finger.

Thank johnnyr888
Denver, Colorado
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135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

The breakfast menu is pretty small, but all the entrées are made fresh. I ordered a bagel breakfast sandwich that came egg, ham and cheese. I was worried it might have been too dry, it was juicy and savory. Bob ordered a blueberry scone; it was just alright.

Thank Adam S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8400 Pena Blvd, Denver International Airport, Denver, CO 80249-6213
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Denver>  > Denver International Airport
  • Neighbourhood: Denver International Airport
  • Phone Number: +1 303-342-2000
  • This restaurant is at Denver Intl Airport (after security)

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