Located halfway between The Pepsi Center and Coors Field in LoDo, the Denver Rio is the perfect place to get your night started. So grab a seat in downtown Denver’s number one neighborhood for fun, whether you’re people watching, enjoying the scenery or keeping up with your favorite Colorado sports teams on the televisions in our bar.


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Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant - Colorado Reservations

We are located at:

1525 Blake Street Denver, CO 80202

Reservations can be made by calling the Rio directly at 303.623.5432 or through Open Table. For parties of 11 or more, or if Open Table shows your preferred time unavailable, please contact the Rio directly at 303.623.5432.


1525 Blake Street

Denver, CO 80202

Main: 303-623-5432
Jeff Volkman, General Manager


  • Opening at Noon on August 4th due to staff meeting
  • Sun - Thu, 11a - close (closing time varies)
  • Fri - Sat, 11a - midnight
  • Happy Hour: Mon - Fri, 3 - 6p
  • Brunch: Sat + Sun, 11a - 4p


Contact the Manager on Duty


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303-623-5432 or email us at:


  • Happy Hour (Mon – Fri, 3-6p): $1 off Classic Rio Margs, Big Tex Margs, Ricky’s. $3 select drafts & Tecate Cans. $5 Wine. $3.50 or less street tacos. $4 dipping sampler or jalapeño caps. Share a Big Ass Plate of nachos for $10!

  • Legendary Thursday Nights (9p – midnight): $4 Classic Rio Margs. $5 Half Quesadillas. $2 Cuervo shots.

Private Parties:

The Denver Rio’s Cantina Room is a place where you can refresh your spirit with close family and friends – an ideal setting for special occasions, corporate events, banquets, and holiday parties. And when you add in some seriously good Mexican food, fun, and margaritas, your event will definitely be one to remember.

For information or to book a private event, please fill out the form below or contact:

Direct: 303-623-5432