Agave Menu: Honoring Tradition

Cocktails + Spirits: Crafted to Perfection

Agave spirits are a cornerstone of Mexican culture, and at Adelitas, we pay homage to this tradition by offering a diverse selection of agave-based beverages. Whether it's Mezcal, Sotol, or Raicilla, our agave menu allows you to explore and savor these unique spirits.

Each agave spirit tells a story of heritage and tradition, and we are dedicated to sharing these stories with our guests. We believe that understanding the cultural significance of agave spirits enhances the overall dining experience.

Our cocktails are a testament to our commitment to excellence. Every cocktail is expertly created to offer an innovative and refreshing take on Mexican-inspired spirits. We feel proud to offer a huge variety of choices that can cater to the taste preferences of every individual.

Whether you're a fan of traditional cocktails or prefer our unique creations, you'll find the perfect complement to your meal among our cocktail offerings. Each sip is designed to enhance your dining experience and uplift your senses.

At Adelitas Cocina Y Cantina, our menus are a celebration of Mexico's culinary and beverage traditions. We invite you to explore the diverse and authentic offerings, each a tribute to the rich tapestry of Mexican culture and cuisine.

  • Exploring Agave Spirits
  • Cultural Significance
  • Innovative and Refreshing
  • The Perfect Complement

Meet the Chef - Silvia Andaya: Creating Mexican Culinary Excellence

At Adelitas Cocina Y Cantina, our commitment to delivering an exceptional Mexican dining experience begins with the heart and soul of our kitchen, Chef Silvia Andaya. With a passion for culinary artistry and an unwavering dedication to traditional Oaxacan fare, Chef Silvia is at the helm of our culinary journey, ensuring that every dish is a masterpiece that pays homage to Mexico's rich gastronomic heritage.

Chef Silvia Andaya's love for Mexican cuisine is palpable in every dish that graces our tables. With years of experience and a deep understanding of the intricacies of Mexican cooking, Chef Silvia infuses each creation with authenticity and passion. Her culinary journey began with the flavors and techniques passed down through generations, and she continues to honor these traditions by bringing them to life in our kitchen.

Oaxaca, also referred to as the "Land of Seven Moles," is well-known for its abundant and varied culinary customs. Chef Silvia's commitment to traditional Oaxacan fare is evident in our menu, which features signature dishes inspired by this region. From the earthy flavors of mole to the complex profiles of mezcal, every aspect of our cuisine reflects the essence of Oaxaca.

In addition to her expertise in the kitchen, Chef Silvia is a master of the bar, overseeing the creation of craft agave cocktails that complement our food offerings. Mezcal, tequila, and other agave spirits are thoughtfully incorporated into our cocktail menu, providing a unique and uplifted drinking experience. Each cocktail is a work of art, expertly mixed to balance the bold and delicate flavors of Mexican spirits.

Chef Silvia's dedication to traditional Oaxacan fare and her skill in making agave cocktails make Adelitas Cocina Y Cantina a true culinary oasis. Her passion for Mexican cuisine, combined with her commitment to preserving its authenticity, ensures that every visit to our restaurant is a journey into the heart of Mexico's culinary traditions We welcome you to relish the exquisite taste of Mexican cuisine, which is skillfully prepared by Chef Silvia Andaya.

  • Passion for Mexican Cuisine
  • Traditional Oaxacan Fare
  • Crafted Agave Cocktails
David S. 

"A Taste of Authentic Mexico"
I stumbled upon Adelitas while searching for the best Mexican restaurant in Denver, and I couldn't be happier. The ambiance is cozy, and the food is like a taste of authentic Mexico. The Carne Asada is my absolute favorite, and their craft cocktails are top-notch. Adelitas is my go-to spot for a Mexican dining experience that feels like home.

Laura M. 

"Salsa That Hits the Spot"
Salsa is my litmus test for a Mexican restaurant, and Adelitas passed with flying colors. Their house red salsa is addictive! It was my first visit, but I've already bookmarked this place on Yelp. If you're looking for the best Mexican restaurant in Denver, Adelitas should be your top choice.

Ethan H.

"Taco Tuesday Heaven"
Adelitas has earned its reputation as the best Mexican restaurant in Denver, and Taco Tuesday is a testament to that. The dollar tacos are a steal, especially the Carne Asada ones. I can't resist coming back every Tuesday. This place is a gem!

Sarah G. 

"Mouthwatering Mexican Cuisine"
Adelitas is my happy place in Denver. The flavors transport me back to Oaxaca, Mexico, and the dishes are always masterfully seasoned. Their house margarita is a must-try, and I keep inviting friends here, and everybody loves Adelitas.

Daniel R.

"A Cozy Gem"
Adelitas is an exceptional place in Denver, with an incredible atmosphere and outstanding service. The food is authentic and reminiscent of Oaxaca, Mexico, while the drinks are fantastic. If you're looking for the best Mexican restaurant, you've found it.

Sophia A.

"Savor the Authenticity"
Adelitas is where you savor the authenticity of Mexican cuisine. As a regular, I particularly love Taco Tuesday at Adelitas. The mere thought of those tacos is enough to make my mouth water. Adelitas is a must-visit if you're in Denver.

Liam K. 

"Unbeatable Tequila Selection"
If you like tequila, Adelitas is the place to be. They have an unbeatable tequila selection that perfectly complements their delicious dishes. The Lengua Tacos are a personal favorite. This is the best Mexican restaurant in Denver, hands down.

Olivia R. 

"A Culinary Oasis"
Adelitas is a culinary oasis in Denver. The food is not only delicious but also a beautiful reflection of Mexican culinary traditions. The Carne Asada is a personal go-to favorite. The ambiance and service are great, making every visit an unforgettable experience.

At Adelitas Cocina Y Cantina, our commitment to providing the best Mexican restaurant experience in Denver goes beyond our dedication to culinary excellence and warm hospitality. It's about creating memorable moments that our guests cherish.
Don't just take our word for it; here's what some of our valued patrons have to say about their experiences at Adelitas:

Join these satisfied guests and experience the best Mexican restaurant in Denver for yourself. At Adelitas Cocina Y Cantina, we're not just serving food; we're creating cherished memories, one meal at a time.

Client Reviews: Find out what Our Guests Have to Say

A Vibrant Ambiance: Where Every Moment Shines

Special Offers and Events: More Reasons to Visit Adelitas

At Adelitas Cocina Y Cantina, we understand that it's not just about the food; it's about the overall dining experience. Our vibrant ambiance is carefully curated to enhance your visit, whether it's a casual dinner, a special celebration, or a night out with friends.

As the sun sets and evening descends upon our cozy establishment, Adelitas undergoes a subtle transformation. Our ambient lighting emits a cozy and inviting warm, golden glow that entices you to unwind and relax. The combination of rustic Mexican décor and modern aesthetics sets the stage for a memorable evening.

Whether you're celebrating a birthday, anniversary, or any other special occasion, Adelitas has the ideal setting to make your event unforgettable. Our hospitable staff is dedicated to making sure your celebration runs smoothly, enabling you to concentrate on making wonderful memories with your dear ones.

We take pride in being a family-oriented restaurant, making Adelitas the perfect place for a delightful family meal. Our welcoming atmosphere ensures that guests of all ages feel comfortable and at home. Kids can savor their favorite dishes from our menu designed to cater to young palates, while adults indulge in delectable cuisine and craft cocktails.

For those seeking a more intimate and relaxed ambiance, Adelitas offers a transition from a family-friendly environment to a warm, cozy retreat after 9:00 PM. The dimmed lights and subtle music create a soothing atmosphere, ideal for a romantic dinner or unwinding with friends. It's the perfect setting to sip on our signature cocktails and savor the flavors of Mexico.

Join us at Adelitas Cocina Y Cantina and immerse yourself in an ambiance that transforms with the hours, ensuring every visit is unique. Whether it's the lively energy of evening dining or the tranquil retreat after 9:00 PM, our vibrant ambiance is designed to enhance your Mexican dining experience.

At Adelitas Cocina Y Cantina, we believe that every day should be a celebration, and that's why we offer a range of special offers and events to make your dining experience even more enjoyable.

Tuesdays are no longer ordinary when you join us for Taco Tuesday. It's the day when our famous tacos take center stage, and we invite you to savor these culinary delights at unbeatable prices. Most of our delectable tacos are just a dollar each, and even our specialty options, like the flavorful lengua (beef tongue) tacos, won't break the bank. Don't forget to try our homemade salsas, the perfect complement to your taco fiesta.

Our happy hours, which are available from Tuesday to Sunday, between 3 PM and 6 PM, present an ideal opportunity to relax and delight in our handcrafted cocktails and spirits. Sip on a classic Margarita or explore our unique concoctions, all expertly mixed to perfection. The lively atmosphere during happy hours makes it an ideal time to catch up with friends, enjoy some downtime, and relish the flavors of Mexico.

On weekends, we upgrade your mornings with our indulgent brunch menu. It's a feast that combines the best of Mexican and American breakfast traditions, ensuring there's something to satisfy every craving. Whether you prefer savory chilaquiles, fluffy huevos rancheros, or a classic American-style breakfast, our brunch offerings are designed to delight your taste buds.

During these special events, you can expect the same exceptional ambiance and service quality that Adelitas is known for. Our staff members are friendly and attentive, and they strive to ensure that your experience is nothing less than exceptional. Whether you're enjoying the lively atmosphere of Taco Tuesday, the relaxed charm of happy hours, or the delightful morning feast of weekend brunch, you can count on Adelitas to provide top-notch service and a memorable dining experience.

So, why wait for a special occasion to indulge in exceptional Mexican cuisine? Join us for Taco Tuesday, happy hours, or weekend brunch, and let Adelitas add a touch of fiesta to your day. We look forward to serving you during these special events and making your visit truly extraordinary.

  • Evening Hours Unveil a Magical Aura
  • Special Events, Extraordinary Memories
  • Family-Friendly Dining
  • A Cozy Retreat After 9:00 PM
  • Taco Tuesday: A Fiesta of Flavors
  • Happy Hours: Cheers to Good Times
  • Weekend Brunch: A Delightful Morning Feast
  • Ambiance and Service Quality

A Gastronomic Adventure: Explore Our Diverse Menu Offerings

At Adelitas Cocina Y Cantina, we take pride in offering a diverse and authentic Mexican culinary experience that's designed to transport your taste buds to the heart of Michoacán. Our menu is a reflection of our passion for Mexican cuisine, and each dish is carefully made to ensure you savor the true flavors of Mexico.

Our food menu is a testament to the rich culinary traditions of Mexico. Our menu offers an array of dishes made with highest quality ingredients, from the savory traditional street tacos that burst with flavor to the succulent Carne Asada that melts in your mouth. We're committed to authenticity, and our recipes have been passed down through generations, ensuring that you experience the true essence of Mexican cuisine.

No visit to Adelitas is complete without indulging in our exquisite tequila selection. We offer an extensive range of tequilas, carefully curated to complement your meal and upgrade your dining experience. Whether you're a tequila aficionado or a newcomer to this iconic Mexican spirit, our tequila menu has something for everyone.

Agave spirits hold a special place in Mexican culture, and at Adelitas, we pay homage to this tradition by offering a diverse selection of agave-based beverages. From Mezcal to other agave spirits, you'll find the perfect complement to your meal. Our agave spirits are expertly selected to provide a well-rounded and authentic Mexican drinking experience.

Our craft cocktails are a testament to our commitment to excellence. Sip on innovative and refreshing cocktails that are expertly mixed to perfection. From classics like the Margarita to our unique concoctions, our cocktail menu is designed to tantalize your taste buds and upgrade your dining experience. Each cocktail is a work of art, created with precision and creativity.

If you're planning a special event or celebration, don't forget to explore our catering menu. We bring the same dedication to quality and authenticity to our catering services, ensuring that your guests get to savor the very best of Mexican cuisine. Let us take care of the details while you and your guests enjoy the flavors of Mexico in the comfort of your chosen venue.

At Adelitas, we believe that every meal should be a gastronomic adventure, and our diverse menu offerings reflect our commitment to providing an unforgettable dining experience. With a focus on authenticity, fresh ingredients, and a passion for Mexican cuisine, we invite you to explore our menu and embark on a culinary journey through the vibrant flavors of Mexico.

  • Food Menu: Savor the Authenticity
  • Tequila Menu: Upgrade Your Dining Experience
  • Agave Spirits: A Tribute to Tradition
  • Cocktail Menu: Made to Perfection
  • Catering Services: Bringing the Fiesta to You

A Breakfast Like No Other: Savor the Best Mexican Breakfast in Denver

Reserve Your Table Now To Dine-In At the Best Mexican Restaurant in Denver!

Breakfast is often considered the most important meal of the day, and at Adelitas Cocina Y Cantina, we take this sentiment to heart. Our breakfast menu is a testament to the rich and diverse Mexican breakfast traditions that we hold dear. We've carefully curated a selection of dishes that showcase the flavors and authenticity of Mexican cuisine, ensuring that your morning meal is a memorable one.

When you dine with us for breakfast, you can expect nothing less than an authentic Mexican breakfast experience. Our chefs are dedicated to preserving the time-honored recipes and culinary traditions that have been passed down through generations. We use the finest ingredients to bring you the flavors of Mexico's mornings, ensuring that every bite is a celebration of taste and tradition.

We're proud to be known as the best Mexican breakfast spot in Denver, and this reputation is a result of our unwavering commitment to quality and authenticity. We understand the importance of breakfast in Mexican culture, and we're dedicated to providing a breakfast experience that honors these traditions. Whether you're a local or a visitor, you'll find that our breakfast menu offers a unique and flavorful start to your day.

Our dedicated breakfast menu page is a culinary journey through the heart of Mexico's breakfast traditions. We welcome you to discover our diverse range of delicious dishes, from the savory chilaquiles to the fluffy huevos rancheros. Each dish is carefully created to provide you with an authentic and satisfying breakfast experience. Whether you're craving something savory or sweet, our menu has something to satisfy every palate.

When you dine at Adelitas for breakfast, you're not just enjoying a meal; you're immersing yourself in the vibrant and delicious world of Mexican breakfast. Join us in savoring every bite, and experience the best Mexican breakfast in Denver that's filled with tradition, flavor, and warmth.

Immerse yourself in the ultimate Mexican dining experience at Adelitas Cocina Y Cantina, proudly recognized as the best Mexican restaurant in Denver. Indulge in the rich flavors of Mexico and enjoy exceptional cuisine in a lively atmosphere.
Discover the most delicious and authentic Mexican cuisine in Denver, Colorado at Adelitas Cocina Y Cantina. You can find us located at 1294 S Broadway, Denver, CO 80210. If you have any questions or would like to make a reservation, please feel free to contact us. We would be more than happy to assist you. Call us at 303.778.1294 or email us at

Secure your table reservation now and relish the best Mexican restaurant in Denver has to offer!

  • Authenticity in Every Bite
  • The Best Mexican Breakfast in Denver
  • Explore Our Breakfast Options

Since the very beginning, the health and well-being of our guests and the Adelitas family have always been part of our core values. With the recent news regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19), this has become more important than ever.

To keep our establishment safe, we are following the guidelines and safety measures from only trusted sources: locally, The Colorado Department of Health & Environment; and nationally, The Centers for Disease Control (CDC).

​As our entire team has created measures to keep everyone safe, we ask for your cooperation as well. If you have any doubts about how you're feeling, we ask that, for the protection of others, please join us when you can fully enjoy your experience with us. Stay home until you're 100% cleared!

​Whether you choose to dine in with us or choose to visit another time, our staff is here to serve you. From our family to yours, we thank you.

This is an incredibly challenging time for everyone, and it is hitting small businesses especially hard. Thank you so much for your love and support. We’ve always felt it, but now we’re 100% sure…we have the absolute greatest community!

Thank you from the entire Adelitas team for your ongoing support!

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