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The 6 Best Spanish Restaurants In Denver

Updated: May 2, 2022

Looking for Denver's best patatas bravas or spiciest chorizo? These are the Spanish spots doing it best. We referred to millions of reviews and analyzed top local sites and these Spanish restaurants came out on top. Send your taste buds on holiday with mussels and glasses of Sangria at these Denver dining destinations.

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Botellón Spanish Tapas & Wine

Spanish, City Park WestSpanishDenver, City Park West
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Necio Mexican Kitchen

Mexican, $$, SunnysideMexican, $$Denver, Sunnyside
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

El Five

Mediterranean, $$$, HighlandMediterranean, $$$Denver, Highland
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
  • Eater, 2018

    14 Places to Find Tapas in Denver and Boulder

    Eater, 2018
  • Eater, 2021

    The 38 Standout Restaurants in Denver

    Eater, 2021

The 9th Door Capitol Hill

Spanish, $$, Capitol HillSpanish, $$Denver, Capitol Hill
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
  • Eater, 2018

    14 Places to Find Tapas in Denver and Boulder

    Eater, 2018

Barcelona Wine Bar RiNo

Spanish, $$, Five PointsSpanish, $$Denver, Five Points
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Eater, 2018

    14 Places to Find Tapas in Denver and Boulder

    Eater, 2018

Ultreia

Spanish, $$, Union StationSpanish, $$Denver, Union Station
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Eater, 2018

    14 Places to Find Tapas in Denver and Boulder

    Eater, 2018
  • USA Today

    Best Romantic Dining in Denver

    USA Today

How did we curate these results?

Finding the best Spanish restaurant for you shouldn’t feel like a second job. The restaurants in this list rose to the top after we analyzed the Yelp and Google ratings for 7480 restaurants in Denver, 823905 restaurant reviews, and exactly 681 lists and articles from experts at USA Today and Eater and more. All with some boam magic. These spots have been featured in USA Today - Best Romantic Dining in Denver, Eater - The 38 Standout Restaurants in Denver and Eater - 14 Places to Find Tapas in Denver and Boulder. Our engine uses real-time data to only show restaurants that are open and their available services, so you can stay safe on your terms. Since boam gets no payment for showing these restaurants, you can trust the restaurants in this list. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.

FAQ

Rioja, Botellón Spanish Tapas & Wine, and Necio Mexican Kitchen are the highest-rated Spanish restaurants that serve breakfast in Denver.

Rioja, Botellón Spanish Tapas & Wine, and Necio Mexican Kitchen are the highest-rated Spanish restaurants that are good for groups in Denver.

There are 14 Spanish restaurants in Denver.

Rioja, Botellón Spanish Tapas & Wine, and Necio Mexican Kitchen are the highest-rated Spanish restaurants for a quick lunch in Denver.

Rioja, The 9th Door Capitol Hill, and El Five are the highest-rated Spanish restaurants for dessert in Denver.

Drink pairing tips

  • The perfect match for yellow tail

    When ordering yellow tail, experts suggest pairing it with a glass of Chenin Blanc, a popular white wine.

  • Grüner Veltliner with your grilled sardine

    If your food palns include Seafood, then you should consider helping it along with some white wine. We find that a Grüner Veltliner, with its hits of citrus, serves as the best pairing to the dish.

Interesting facts

  • Celebrating a love for seafood

    October in The United States, people celebrate seafood and chow down for National Seafood Month!

  • The world record from Thailand

    On March 23, 2005, Thailand’s Spanish fans celebrated a new world record by the seafood stick, weighing 110 pounds.

  • The most expensive bluefin tuna

    If you have recently won the lottery, or you just happen to have $3,082,610 lying around, why not spend it on indulging in the world’s most glamorous, and most expensive, bluefin tuna?

Parking information

Denveris notorious for tricky parking. To make the hunt for parking easier, we’ve partnered with a cutting-edge digital parking reservation system, Spothero, that enables you to book a spot in advance before you visit your chosen Spanish spot.

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