Notable Dishes

Denver's Best for Guacamole

Head to one of these Denver Mexican spots to find some of the best, most crave-worthy guacamole in town.

  • El Monte Grill & Lounge
    • Mexican
    • Fort Collins
    Food
    26
    Decor
    24
    Service
    25
    Cost
    $28

    This upscale Mexican joint has a ton of variety when it comes to guacamole.  Their most adventurous option is the exotic guacamole, incorporating chunks of strawberries, mangos and creamy goat cheese.  Think you can come up with better flavor profile?  Opt to create-your-own customized guacamole.  

  • Pinche Taqueria
    • Mexican
    • City Park West
    Food
    24
    Decor
    22
    Service
    22
    Cost
    $19

    The guacamole here is fresh and slightly spicy, made with a dash of Serrano chile and served with homemade chips ($6).

  • Lola Mexican Fish House
    • Seafood
    • LoHi
    Food
    23
    Decor
    24
    Service
    22
    Cost
    $29

    Lola's guacamole is made tableside to your specifications and is available in two sizes ($7/10), served all day. Order during happy hour to accompany your $2 Tecate.

  • Tamayo
    • Mexican
    • Central Business District
    Food
    23
    Decor
    21
    Service
    21
    Cost
     

    This spot offers several different exciting versions of the classic guacamole, like the Spicy Crab ($16), made with chipotle, lime, and cilanto, the Tuna Tartare ($16), with jicama salad, serrano, and sesame seed, and finally the Bacon ($12), stuffed with chicharron, pickled chile and cotija cheese.

  • Comida
    • Mexican
    • River North Art District
    Food
    -
    Decor
    -
    Service
    -
    Cost
    I

    An order of chips and guac costs just $4 during happy hour here, which runs from 3 PM to 5 PM in the dining room and 3 PM to 6 PM on the patio and bar area.

  • Racines
    • American
    • Speer
    Food
    -
    Decor
    -
    Service
    -
    Cost
    M

    Homemade daily with uber-ripe avocados, this spicy guac gets its kick from diced jalapeños. We suggest you try the Mile High Nachos ($10.99), homemade tortilla chips loaded up with all the goods, including that fresh guacamole.

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