Senor Burritos

12 E. 1st Ave.
Denver, CO 80203
Best Of


  • Monday through Saturday 8 a.m. to 9 p.m.
  • $
  • Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • No Alcohol
  • Kid Friendly, Takeout
  • Street Parking
  • Reservations Not Accepted
This small, storefront Mexican joint across from the Mayan Theatre is perfect for those times when you don't want to put too much thought into what to have for dinner -- or where. The Mexican pork chops are fantastic, the breakfast burritos are served all day. Since nearly everything is offered a la carte and runs under ten bucks, everyone ought to be able to find something that satisfies. For a real treat, don't miss the porky, cheese-lade green chile -- our pick for Best of of Denver in 2015.

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