Mexican Restaurant Deals in Denver


Denver Mexican RestaurantsOne of the great things about living in the Mile High City is the abundance of high quality Mexican restaurants in the area. Ask 100 Denver residents to name their favorite Mexican place, you will probably get dozens of different responses. From taco trucks to New Mexican to gourmet Mexican fusion, restaurants that specialize in Mexican cuisine are plentiful in the Denver Metro area.  You’ll find many restaurants with multiple locations (Santiago’s, Hacienda Colorado) and small, out of the way places that locals rave about (Blue Bonnet, El Jardin)

If you’re in the mood for Mexican food in the Denver area and want to save some money, then sites like Groupon, Living Social & Yelp have some great bargains. Below are some of the current online deals & discounts for Mexican restaurants in the Denver area.Mexican-Restaurant-Coupons-Discounts


Tequila Joe’s Mexican Kitchen
Parker, CO
Living Social Deal: $30 Restaurant Credit for $15 (43% off)

One of the highest value online restaurant deal currently available is for Tequila Joe’s Restaurant in Parker.  The current Living Social deal will net you $15 in value ($30 for $15).  While the value of the deal is high, the online reviews for Tequila Joe’s Mexican Kitchen are cause for concern. Tequila Joe’s has a 2.5 rating on Yelp, and a 3.5 star rating on Google & Reading some of the individual reviews, it is obvious that there are much better Mexican restaurants in the Denver area.
Deal Grade: “B-”  The $15 value will go a long way in reducing the bill, but based off the reviews, don’t go in with high expectation of the food/service.


Ajuua Mexican Restaurant
Denver & Aurora, CO
Groupon Deal: $30 Restaurant Credit for $16 (47% off)

Groupon currently has a high value offer ($14) for Ajuua Mexican Restaurant with locations in Denver & Aurora. This local Mexican Restaurant has respectable online reviews, with Yelp, Google & TripAdvisor all reporting a 3.5 star average review. About half (20 of 39) of the Yelp reviews were 4 stars or better. The average entrees at Ajuua ranges from $9.99 to $15.99, so the $14 value from the Groupon will go a long way.

Deal Grade: “B”  Decent online reviews, reasonable prices & a high value discount makes this an attractive online deal.


Spicy Tacos Restaurant
Brighton, CO
Groupon Deal: $30 Restaurant Credit for $16 (47% off)

Groupon has a high value offer ($14) for Spicy Tacos, located at 965 Platte River Blvd in Brighton. The deal gets you a $30 dining credit for $16, netting you $14 in savings. Like other mexican restaurants, Spicy Tacos has a huge menu with a wide variety of entrees, appetizers & breakfast served all day. There are a ton of menu items under $10, so the Groupon should cover a meal for two. Online ratings are good, but limited.

Deal Grade: “B”  The high value of the groupon and inexpensive prices are the makings of a solid deal.


Buenos Tiempos Mexican Restaurant
Broomfield, CO
Living Social Deal: $20 Restaurant Credit for $10 (50% off)

Broomfield residents craving Mexican may have seen a current living social deal for Buenos Tiempos restaurant, located just off Hwy 267 on Depot Hill Road.  This deal gets you $10 dollars in extra restaurant credit ($20 for $10) which can be used for food only. Prices at Buenos Tiempos are a bit higher than other mexican restaurants in the area, with a more streamlined menu.  Reviews have been average, but most people have been complimentary of the food itself.

Deal Grade: “C” – A $10 value is nice, but with the higher cost and a limited menu, the savings don’t go a far as some other deals we’ve reviewed.


Tafolino’s Mexican Restaurant
Golden, CO
Groupon Deal: $25 Restaurant Credit for $16 (36% off)

For residents of the west metro area, there is an online deal from Groupon for Tafolino’s Mexican Restaurant.  This online deal gets you a $25 dining credit for Tafolino’s for $16, getting you $9 in savings. The average price of a dish at Tafolino’s is between $8 – $10, so the savings will likely cover an entire entree.

Deal Grade: “B”