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Senor Ric's

) #13 of 638 Restaurants in Aurora $$ - $$$ Mexican,
13200 E Mississippi Ave, Aurora, CO 80012-3400
+1 303-750-9000
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
13200 E Mississippi Ave, Aurora, CO 80012-3400
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We stopped in after touring Denver. Service was instantaneous Food was very flavorful and homemade salsa perfect a compliment. Food portions huge and prices well below competitors. Make sure to save too. For sopapillas....

Thank GMMason
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ric' s is an old established Mexican restaurant that serves up consistent great food we have never had a bad meal here When we first moved to Colorado our oldest son liked it so much he started to work here. The food as I said...More

Thank Larry M
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

I came to town to visit Mom and she knows my love for Mexican food. This was her recommendation and it was spot on. The spinach enchiladas were excellent!

Thank RickF413
Reviewed 28 April 2017

We used to come hear for happy hour when we lived in the area. Back in town for a week and decided to give it a try again. Same good 2fers on drinks and free chips, salsa and beans. Food is ok.

Thank cccgsc
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

This restaurant has been in business for 30 yrs. I've been going since it opened. The same people have owned this restaurant, some employees have been there over 10 yrs. Great food, awesome drink specials and on occasion mariachi band plays. Known for their margaritas...More

Thank Robin T
Reviewed 15 April 2017

I grew up in Los Angeles so I have deep experience with "Mexican" food. As a recent transplant to Denver, new friends gave this restaurant a strong recommendation as the best Mexican restaurant in the area. Unfortunately, there is a distinction between authentic Mexican fare...More

Thank JHugener
Reviewed 1 March 2017

I love the atmosphere here! It's very authentic feeling... the food was not the best... but it was ok. Definitely better atmosphere, than food. The staff was very nice, and almost too attentive, but. I can forgive that... Overall, it's pretty good. You have to...More

Thank Donation C
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

I visited my grandfather in Aurora for 2 weeks and I'm pretty sure we ate here at least 5 or 6 times. Great service every time. Wide variety of food options. Great margaritas. No complaints at all. Excellent. Just excellent.

Thank Carlie W
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Great service and great Mex food. Very nice wait staff. Very nice settings and great happy hour. 2 for 1 3 pm to 6 pm and 9 pm to 11 pm.

Thank Larry W
Reviewed 29 January 2017

We have been going to Senor Rics for over twenty five years and have never had a bad meal. They are very nice, quick and the food is wonderful. I highly recommend the spinach enchiladas. We travel over an hour to have the food here.

Thank jjw495
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23 July 2015|
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Response from Eugene R | Reviewed this property |
We had a dinner in the upper room with around 20 people. It worked out great and great service even with that large of a group. Best to call ahead with a group that large.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13200 E Mississippi Ave, Aurora, CO 80012-3400
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Aurora
  • Phone Number: +1 303-750-9000
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