Kachina Cantina- Denver
Per the City of Denver we are seating 25% capacity indoors and we have tables outside with heaters. If you would like to reserve an igloo please email the restaurant directly as you cannot reserve them through OpenTable. We are still offering curbside carry out Tuesday - Saturday from 12 noon to 9:30 pm. Call to order: 720-460-2728.
Kachina is a free-spirited, modern cantina providing an escape in the LoDo district of Denver. Kachina’s inspiration is found in the Four Corners region of Southwest America and Baja Mexico.
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- Surfaces sanitized between seatings
- Common areas deep cleaned daily
- Digital, disposable or sanitized menu provided
- Sanitizer or wipes provided for customers
- Contactless payment available
- Sealed or wrapped utensils used
- Limited number of seated diners
- Distancing maintained in common areas
- Extra space between tables
- Waitstaff wear masks
- Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
- Contact tracing information collected
Navajo Fry Bread
stacked, christmas style, aged cheddar, dry jack
chocolate-filled, ancho spiked, cajeta dipping sauce
Great service! Hostess went above and beyond and got us in!
They were out of Indian fry bread which is the entire reason we went. Service was really slow but friendly
Great restaurant with a cool vibe. Food was great!
An awesome place to dine the menus is small but delicious and the service was great
Great energy, phenomenal staff & service, food was orgasmic to my taste buds. They followed all precautions, spacing was great as well.
Great meal at Kachina...had chicken enchiladas and chopped taco salad. Special margaritas so good too!
Amazing service and great food! We had crispy cauliflower and chicken enchiladas! So good!
Great service. We ate outside and enjoyed our time there.
The outdoor alley space is excellent. Food, drinks and service were great. Only disappointment was that the restaurant had to close by 8pm as we were enjoying ourselves so much
They really did a good job of keeping things fun and exciting with al fresco dining. The food was great (you HAVE to get the open face quesadilla and the queso fundido - promise you won't regret it).
More importantly, we felt safe. We plan to re-visit Denver when the world returns back to a sense of normalcy, and Kachina Cantina will be on our short list!
Patio was heated by over the head heaters which were great... we just picked a really cold night so it was a bit too cold for us. Otherwise a 5/5 star experience!
Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review! We will pass along your feedback and positive comments to our management team. We hope to see you again soon!
The service was amazing.
Thank you!!! Looking forward to seeing you back soon! Michael GM
Great happy hour!
Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are very pleased to see you enjoyed your experience with us. We promise to continue to earn your high regard on future visits. Thank you for choosing Kachina Cantina - Denver!
Dinner was excellent as well as service. Only challenge is outdoor dining and trying to stay warm during cooler temps. Had heat lamp but still a little cool. Not knocking restaurant, ridiculous no indoor socially distanced dining when people can be packed in a store.
Thank you James for taking the time to write a review. We are very pleased to see you enjoyed your experience with us. We promise to continue to earn your high regard on future visits. Thank you for choosing Kachina Cantina - Denver!
We were bummed that the restaurant was out of the Mexican fry bread...but everything was yummy and great service.
Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review, Emily! We are happy to hear you enjoyed your experience. We will pass along your feedback and positive comments to our management team. We hope to see you again soon!
For a covid-cautious diner, this place is excellent. On a regular day it would also be outstanding (great food, service, and interesting menu options!) would definitely return (was great for a date night)
Thank you KA Denver! We appreciate the feedback! Michael GM
Excellent! Have been several times and will continue to visit.
Thank you so much! Looking forward to seeing you soon! Michael GM
fron the start, everyone was incredibly rude. they had messed up our reservation and blamed us before seating us. after seating we ordered drink and apps and food. our appetizers came out with our food (which took over 45 minutes) and our drinks took 15 minutes. it than took them forever to give us our check. we paid but their online system had messed up and they tried to charge us twice for a meal when the bank statement shown he had paid. the entire night they were incredibly rude and the food and drinks was not what you expected
Thank you for the great service and attention to covid protocols!
Thank you Ashley for taking the time to write a review. We are very pleased to see you enjoyed your experience with us. We promise to continue to earn your high regard on future visits. Thank you for choosing Kachina Cantina - Denver!
Came here on a Saturday with a friend for happy hour and it was okay. The reason we chose this restaurant was because of the "20 pitchers of sangria" advertised. We told the server we wanted to order that and she said that wasn't an option...after showing her the website, she came back and said ok. We ordered queso fundido (which was cold), ceviche (which was salty), and cauliflower tacos (which were great). The service was okay, nothing special. We probably will not return as it was an underwhelming experience.
awesome drinks & happy hour. cute little spot with amazing food
Super good food and service but the margaritas are not strong at all. I had 3 and didn’t feel anything. They were tasty but for $9 a piece I would have expected a little bit more of a buzz.
The ambience was nice, went here with some friends and we were able to catch up without having to yell. Cute little place for dinner and a few drinks.
We tried the Torta Milanesa which was done with Carne Asada and the Tacos with Navajo frybread. The food was simply amazing!
Patio seating has been expanded - service was attentive and friendly.
Apple Spice Margarita was excellent.
Great place! Good food but small portions.
Wonderful and service.
Made reservation for 8 people after confirming that we would be able to sit together. Reservation was for 7pm, but received a call stating it was at 6:30pm and that they would give our table away if it we didn’t arrive. Arrived at restaurant and they said we had to sit outside because they could not have more than 6 people seated inside together. If there was a miscommunication when calling ahead I understood and didn’t have an issue with sitting outside. About 20 minutes after being outside, I noticed there was a table of 7 and another of 8 sitting inside. It was very hot that day and sitting outside was not ideal. I spoke with manager and he said his host just did what she wanted and apologized. At that point my guests had drinks and appetizers ordered and did not want to move inside. Manager gave us a free dessert.
Ok, so I rated them really well overall, just low on ambience because I think we were the only people there, which was weird. Happy hour from 3-6 daily y’all! Even weekends! We had the cauliflower and Brussels sprouts which were really good, but ask for the sauce on the side. It’s a little weird. The celebrity tequila flight will break your heart, because Clooney’s and P. Diddy’s tequilas are really good, but you’ll want to buy a bottle for home... and they’re both really expensive. Still, I will be back to try more of the foo, and hopefully it’ll be busier next time!
Hi Libby, We are all feeling the effects of COVID 19 and I wish that that we were busier and had all of our team back! I appreciate your feedback and glad you had a good time. Spread the word about our happy hour! Michael GM
This was a disaster. Our server just never came out, we had a 9:00 pm reservation and didn’t even have a glass of water until 9:30 pm.
I walked in to find a manager and he approached me then just said “ya your server quit” he brought food to the table in attempt to remedy the mess and the food itself was a MESS. Empanadas frozen and or cold. Tacos cold on this giant bread. It was just not worth any of it. Should have stayed home.
The Navajo fry bread tacos are INSANELY good! Specifically the Mahi tacos, I was really impressed with. Also, fantastic customer service. Definitely will be back!
Happy hour menu is really great. We have a tradition of eating here while visiting daughter. Never disappoints!
Thanks for the great comments. See you next time you visit your daughter. Michael GM
Their happy hour is excellent. I took myself out for happy hour and ordered their classic margarita and guac & pico. All delicious. I recommended that my friends join me next time.
Thanks for the great feedback Sarah! I am so happy you had a great time. See you soon! Michael GM
Tacos with fry bread are delicious..and service was quick, efficient, conscientious. Especially pleased with all they were doing in response to COVID. One of our favorite places.
Thanks for the great feedback Jim! We all look forward to seeing back in Kachina soon! Michael GM
Food was amazing! We split the smoked salmon Benedict and the breakfast enchiladas and they both hit the spot.
Amazing food and cocktails. Super quick service and all the precautions are being taken during COVID. Highly recommend!
Usually very good which is why we go back. This particular time, the fry bread was hard and dense so I ate everything outside of the Navajo taco plate. We also ordered roasted corn guacamole but the corn didn’t look charred nor taste roasted. It was very sweet. It was definitely an off day but very good tacos, Palomas, margaritas, and especially the coconut flan is why we keep coming back.
Hi Jill Sorry we didn't exceed your expectations! I do hope that you will return again! Michael GM
I felt so safe eating at this restaurant! I would definitely go back with how safe and clean it was. All food that they brought out was plastic wrapped to reduce any risk while moving through the restaurant. Masks on when server was present. Wiped down the table right in front of us. Outdoor atmosphere was nice. Loved the chipotle guac and carne asada tacos!
Thank you so much for the feedback Jessica and I am so happy that you felt safe. We re trying our best to provide and safe environment for our guests and team the best that we can. We all loo forward to seeing you again soon! Michael GM
The cocktails are delicious, and the food is very fresh and plentiful.
I had a very good experience dining there. Highly recommend if you are looking for quality Mexican food with a nice relaxed atmosphere.
Thank you for the great feedback! I am thrilled that we exceeded your expectations. Looking forward to seeing you back in Kachina soon! Michael GM
Kachina Cantina- Denver offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (720) 460-2728.
Kachina Cantina- Denver is rated 4.6 stars by 361 OpenTable diners.
Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting reservations at the moment.