Diegos Mexican Food & Cantina
Diegos Mexican Food & Cantina
  • Address:
    1600 Champa St.
    On the 16th Street Mall @ Champa Street
    Denver, CO 80202
    Downtown / LoDo
  • Cuisine:
    Price: $30 and under

Diegos Mexican Food & Cantina

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Website: http://www.diegosdenver.com/
  • Phone: 3033434671x
  • Hours of Operation:
    Lunch: Daily: 11:00am - 3:00pm
    Dinner: Daily: 3:00pm - 12:00am
  • Payment Options: AMEX,Discover,MasterCard,Visa
  • Cuisine: Bar / Lounge / Bottle Service, Mexican
  • Executive Chef: Walter Terrones
  • Dress Code: Casual Dress
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Fireplace, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking Area, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Private Room, Takeout, Wheelchair Access
  • Catering: We offer our entire award-winning menu for your next event. Contact us to customize your mouth-watering choices.
  • Private Party Contact: Tony 7193525412x
  • Entertainment: Live entertainment on Saturdays!!
    Best Value Downtown!!
    Reserve your catering needs now!

    All-day Saturday and Sunday Drink Specials:

    Seven Day's a week for $ 2, 3, 4, and 5!:
    Bean Dip $2.00
    Con queso $3.00
    Chile Fries $4.00
    Diegos Nachos $5.00

    Diegos quesadillas $5.00

    It’s game time!! Come and cheer on our

    Denver Nuggets and Avalanche teams!!

    During all Nuggets & Avs' games:


    $5 Diego’s Frozen Margaritas Daily

    Go Nuggets and Avs at Diego’s!

  • Special Events: Diego’s Happy Hour
    7 Days a Week
    3-6:30 p.m.

    $5 Diego’s Frozen Margaritas
    $5 Diego’s Signature Margaritas
    $2.50 Coors Light Pints
    $3.50 Import Pints
    $3.00 Wells

    Salsa Bar
    $2 Tacos
    $2 Tostadas
    1/2 off Select Appetizers

    Diego’s weekly specials
    7 Days a week specials:
    S.I.N. Sundays—Service Industry Night
    Margarita Mondays--$5.00 for all Specialty Margaritas
    Taco Tuesdays—99 cents Tacos and Bean Tostadas
    Thirsty Thursdays—It’s Island Night; $5.00 Tropical Drinks $5 Diego’s Frozen Margaritas, and $5 Diego’s Signature Margaritas, 3-close
    Fiesta Fridays--$15.00 Beer Buckets! !!
    Kids’ Day Saturdays—1 free kids’ meal with a purchase of an adult’s

Getting there

  • Cross Street: 16th Street Mall
  • Public Transit: We are conveniently located on the 16th Street Mall just steps from the free Mall Ride and one block from light rail.
  • Parking: Street Parking
  • Parking Details: Parking Conveniently Located across the street;$5.00 evenings and weekend parking.
A word from Diegos Mexican Food & Cantina
We invite you to experience a touch of Mexico’s finest cuisine in our tropical atmosphere on the 16th Street Mall at Champa Street. Our award winning salsas and green chili will ignite your senses while our margaritas will transport you to the sandy beaches and tranquil sunsets on the water. Ask about our banquet and party facility. We are conveniently located within Performing Arts, Convention Center, and many hotels.
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Diegos Mexican Food & Cantina reviews from OpenTable diners
8 reviews since May 26, 2014
Overall Rating3.5
  • Food3.5
  • Ambiance3.3
    Noise LevelModerate
100% of reviewers would recommend this restaurant to a friend.
good for groups (4)great for lunch (3)kid-friendly (1)fit for foodies (1)neighborhood gem (1)Show More
  • Very spacious and great decorations
    OpenTable Diner Since 2011
    Dined on 3/1/2011
    Very spacious and great decorations! They had a nice underground patio with a fancy modern fireplace. I think they should have late night salsa dancing to take advantage of the size and floor space. VERY tasty margaritas! Their 5280 menu was unique and delicious! I recommend the carnitas wedge!
    Special Features:
    good for groups, neighborhood gem, special occasion, great for lunch, hot spot
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Very nice and clean. Plenty
    OpenTable Diner Since 2011
    Dined on 2/28/2011
    Very nice and clean. Plenty of food. Great value for your dollar
    Special Features:
    good for groups, great for brunch, great for lunch
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • We had a great experiance.
    OpenTable Diner Since 2011
    Dined on 2/14/2011
    We had a great experiance. The food, service and margaritas were just fantastic.
    Special Features:
    vibrant bar scene, good for groups, late-night find, neighborhood gem, scenic view, great for lunch, hot spot
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic