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Sam's No. 3

$$ - $$$Mexican, American,
2580 S Havana St, Aurora, CO 80014-1618
+1 303-751-0347
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“burrito” (39 reviews)
“finger food” (16 reviews)
“chilli” (22 reviews)
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6:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
Mexican, American, Southwestern, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2580 S Havana St, Aurora, CO 80014-1618
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1 - 10 of 501 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My husband and I were in Colorado for a quick trip and searched for a good restaurant and landed on Sam’s no 3. We decided to try the diner based on a great review from Guy and also based on the good reviews online. The...More

Thank Stubailer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food great service!! There is more than one location, all their locations have the same excellent food and ambiance!

Thank Getawaygetter
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The staff is great. Especially Parker! However, the food is heavy and costs more than other places. They took so many things off the normal menu. Many of those items were my favorite. Dee, is also amazing there. Food gets old after a while. We...More

Thank danamay8
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I come to one of the several Sam’s No. 3 every time I’m in town for business. It never disappoints. Friendly diner service. Great diner food in good sized portions. Perfect NY style diner breakfast in Denver. You can get better diners in NY, but...More

Thank Blueicebear
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went for late brunch this past weekend only to find a sign on the front door notifying of new hours - 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. every day.

Thank davidcvigil
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Doesn't pretend to be anything it's not. Drinks are tasty and the food sticks to ya le s good song in your head.

Thank Chris P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We love this place it is consistant and always busy so you know its good. The staff is great and helpful and they pay attention to you

Thank s00dler
Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

If you are in Denver, you have to go to breakfast here. Plan on waiting, but it definitely is worth it! Our waitress (Sheila) made us feel like family and the portions are huge!

Thank Sheri2567
Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

Went for dinner with two colleagues - one had breakfast, one lunch and one dinner. It was a tough slog through lots of menu pages, but it was really good. Very east coast diner style, designed to make you come back for life to work...More

Thank Susie B
Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

Corn beef and cabbage was good. A little watery and meat bit stringy. Good value for price. Restaurant in great location on Havana St. Wait help excellent. Great variety on menu. Breakfast good.

Thank grammyabcdefbb
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Questions & Answers
Nanci D
July 4, 2017|
Response from wildwires | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry but I am not sure.
August 13, 2016|
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Response from Brandy R | Property representative |
I apologize that we were not aware of this question until now! The Aurora location does have an outdoor patio. It will be mostly closed during the winter, but we do have heaters so on those warmer 60+ winter days, it may... More
Bubba Y
July 23, 2015|
Response from Brandy R | Property representative |
We love large groups! We don't do reservations but call ahead and give us a heads up that you'll be coming in and it will make it a little easier to find a spot for you guys. We only seat complete parties so make sure you... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2580 S Havana St, Aurora, CO 80014-1618
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Aurora
  • Phone Number: +1 303-751-0347
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