Illegal Pete's

1530 16th St # 105
Denver, CO 80202
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Top Sentiments among Illegal Pete's Reviewers

HUGE burritos Great fish tacos Excellent green chile Great pesto chicken burrito Good chips and salsa Not bad Cheese Flavorful ingredients Fresh cilantro Great flavor

Customer Reviews (14 reviews)


on Citysearch Dec 15, 2008
Try a potato burrito, you will not be let down. I love Illegal Pete's entirely too much, but don't take my word for it, try it yourself. (more)


on Citysearch Oct 06, 2008
I've only been to the one off of County lIne and Yosemite. The staff is amazing. Love how they mix up the ingredients in the burritos. The fish tacos are great and so are the steak burrito bowls. Bartenders work hard and... (more)

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on Citysearch May 04, 2008
I am in this place 3 - 4 times a week! They also have the best Happy Hour in Denver! The new bartender Erin is not bad on the eyes either! :) I eat their burritos, tacos, queso.. YUM.. I love the queso! oh back to what I was... (more)


on Citysearch Nov 30, 2007
Yes, the burrito "purists" probably aren't comfortable with some of the creative options here, but really, when it's this darn tasty I don't see how anyone can complain. The Big Fish with fajita veggies rocks my... (more)


on Citysearch Nov 19, 2006
I have been a devoted Chipolte fan for a while, but Illegal Pete's have a few things that are better. The 4 things that make this place stand out are 1) They mix up the ingredients in the burrito before they roll it up and... (more)


on Citysearch Sep 08, 2006
Someone recommended this place as a superior alternative to Chipotle. After reading several reviews repeating that sentiment, I decided to check these guys out. Supposedly the ingredients are fresher, the... (more)


on Citysearch Jul 06, 2006
Tired of getting a mouth full of rice at the other guys burrito shops? Give Illegal Pete's a try, where they mix the ingredients so you get all the tastes in one mouth full. I recommend the fish burrito.... (more)


on Citysearch Apr 14, 2006
Illegal Petes has great burritos for a decent price. Try their corn salsa!!! I also love their outdoor patio area. It's a nice place to relax with friends and have a few beers. (more)


on Citysearch May 13, 2005
I used to go to the original Illegal Pete's in Boulder in the 90's-- long before Chipotle or Qdoba came on the scene. There is 10x the variety on the menu (great fish tacos, more vegetarian options, excellent green... (more)


on Citysearch Mar 26, 2005
The food is okay, and is really not the flavorful. On multiple times I've ordered the BIg Potato and have ended up with fish in my burrito! Salsas are boring, and the food is overall bland. They should stop hiring post... (more)
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Recent Comments

Best place ever. (more)
oceanmonster, May 06, 2011

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