9650 E Colfax Ave

Aurora, CO

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Family Restaurant & Marisqueria

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Authentic Mexican Cuisine

STEAKS DE LA MORENA

RIB EYE ASADA DELUXE*

Grilled rib eye steak and stuffed wrapped shrimp. Mmm! Served with charro beans, rice, guacamole, radish pico de gallo, grilled green onions. $25.99

 

CARNE ASADA*

Grilled steak, lettuce, tomatoes. $17.99

 

STEAK RANCHERO*

Grilled chopped steak cooked with salsa ranchera and chunks of potatoes. $16.99

 

STEAK EN SALSA VERDE*

Grilled steak cooked with green tomatillo mild sauce and chuncks of potatoes, lettuce and tomatoes. $16.99

 

CARNE ASADA ZACATECANA*

Grilled steak served with nopalitos (cactus leaves) salad. Mmm! Served with whole beans, rice, guacamole, radish pico de gallo and grilled jalapeño pepper. $19.99

TAMPIQUEÑA LA MORENA STYLE*

Grilled steak garnished with a cheese enchilada, topped with grilled mushrooms, lettuce and tomatoes. $19.99

 

ALAMBRE*

Bacon, ham, onions and bell pepper, served over a bed of rice.

With your choice of one meat.

Chopped grilled steak $15.99

Pastor $15.25

Chicken $15.25

 

T-BONE STEAK*

Grilled T-bone steak (12 oz). Served with home style potatoes. $21.99

 

STEAK* & ENCHILADA LA MORENA

Grilled steak with (2) cheese enchiladas topped with home style potatoes and cheese, lettuce and tomatoes. $19.99

FAJITA

Served with a side of rice, beans, lettuce, tomatoes, sour cream and guacamole.

* Disclaimer: These items may be served raw or undercooked based on your specification, or contain raw or undercooked ingredients. Consuming raw or undercooked meat, poultry, seafood, shellfish, or eggs may increase your risk food borne illness, especially if you have certain medical condition.

SEAFOOD FAJITAS

Grilled baby octopus, calamari, scallops, shrimp, fish fillet and crab legs. Served with rice, beans, pico de gallo and guacamole on the side and a side of tortillas. $25.99

 

CHICKEN FAJITAS TERIYAKI

Grilled chicken fajitas marinated in teriyaki sauce. $17.99

 

FAJITAS DE PULPO

Grilled baby octopus, in a bed of bell pepper and onions. Served with rice, beans, pico de gallo and guacamole on the side and a side of tortillas. $20.99

 

FAJITAS ADOBADAS

Marinated shrimp and chicken fajitas, in a bed of bell pepper and onions. Served with rice, beans, pico de gallo and guacamole on the side and a side of tortillas. $19.99

 

FAJITAS EMPAPELADAS

Steamed steak, chicken and shrimp with butter, bell peppers and onions. $21.99

FAJITAS DE ALAMBRE OF STEAK*

Delicious plate with steak, cooked with bell pepper and onions. Topped with melted cheese and garnished with home style potatoes.

Steak $19.50

Shrimp $20.99

Chicken $18.99

 

FAJITAS "LA MORENA" STYLE*

Delicious plate with steak, chicken, shrimp cooked with bell pepper and onions. $23.99

Steak & chicken $18.99

Shrimp $21.99

Steak $18.99

Chicken $17.99

Combo (steak, chicken, shrimp and fish) $25.99

 

PAELLA

Rice cooked with chicken, shrimp, fish, octopus, scallops and crab leg. $19.50

ENCHILADAS

POLLO - CHICKEN

Served with rice, beans, pico de gallo, lettuce, and guacamole. Unless noted otherwise.

**Some sauce is made with nuts, La Morena Mexican Restaurant can not be held responsible for any issues resulting from food allergies.

PECHUGA ZACATECANA

Grilled chicken breast served with nopalitos (castus leaves) salad. Mmm! Served with whole beans, rice, guacamole, radish pico de gallo and grilled jalapeño pepper. $18.99

 

POLLO SALSA DE CACHAHUATE**

Chicken (let and thigh) smothered with our special peanut and sun dry peppers sauce. $17.99

 

POLLO CON MOLE**

Chicken (let and thigh), smothered with a Mexican sauce called "Mole" made with sun dry peppers and a hint of chocolate. $17.99

 

POLLO ASADO

Chicken (let and thigh) marinated with our special homemade red sauce. $13.99

MILANESA DE POLLO

Breaded chicken breast. $15.99

 

PECHUGA LA MORENA

Chicken breast breaded and stuffed with ham and cheese. $17.99

 

PECHUGA ASADA

Grilled chicken breast. $13.99

 

PECHUGA FUNDIDA

Grilled chicken breast topped with Monterey cheese, sautéed spinach, bell pepper, and onions. $16.99

ENCHILADAS PLATE:

(2) Corn tortillas smothered with our special red sauce. Filled with your choice of:

QUESO (only cheese Monterey Jack) $11.99

DESHEBRADA (shredded beef) $13.50

ESPINACAS (spinach) $12.99

POLLO (shredded chicken) $13.99

MOLIDA (ground beef) $13.99

 

ENCHILADAS DE MOLE**

(2) Corn tortillas filled with chicken, smothered with a Mexican sauce called "Mole" made with sun dry peppers and a hint of chocolate. $14.99

 

ENCHILADAS SUIZAS

(2) Enchiladas filled with shredded chicken, smothered with green chili, cheese and sour cream. $13.99

 

ENCHILADAS TRICOLOR

(4) Enchiladas filled with shredded chicken and spinach, covered with three different types of sauce. $15.50

 

ENCHILADAS MICHOACÁN

(3) Enchiladas filled with cheese and chopped onions, with (3) tortillas sautéed with our special red sauce. Served with chopped cactus lives. $15.50

 

STEAK ENCHILADAS

(4) Enchiladas filled with grilled steak, covered with red sauce. $15.50

ENCHILADAS MI TIERRA

(4) Enchiladas filled with shredded chicken, covered with green tomatillo sauce. $15.50

 

ENCHILADAS MONTADAS*

(4) Enchiladas filled with cheese, covered with three different types of sauce. Topped with two eggs any style. $15.99

 

ENCHILADAS VERDES DE POLLO

(4) Enchiladas filled with shredded chicken and spinach, covered with green tomatillo sauce. Served with white rice. $15.50

 

CARNITAS ENCHILADAS

(4) Enchiladas filled with fried pork, covered with red sauce. $15.50

 

ENCHILADA DE CAMARÓN

(2) Corn tortillas filled with chopped shrimp cooked with onions and tomatoes, smothered with green tomatillo sauce, topped with sour cream and Monterey Jack cheese. $16.99

 

ENCHILADAS CHILANGAS

(2) Chicken enchiladas smothered with green tomatillo sauce, crumbled fresh cheese, strips of ham, sour cream and cilantro. $14.99

TACOS

ASADA*

Chopped grilled steak

Regular $10.99 / Supreme $13.99

 

AL PASTOR

Marinated pork

Regular $10.99/ Supreme $13.99

 

BARBACOA

Steamed marinated goat

Regular $11.99 / Supreme $14.99

 

CARNITAS

Shredded fried pork

Regular $10.99 / Supreme $13.99

 

AL CARBÓN*

Chopped grilled steak cooked with pico de gallo

Regular $10.99 / Supreme $13.99

TRIPA

Tripe

Regular $12.99 / Supreme $14.99

 

PESCADO

Fish

Regular $12.99 / Supreme $14.99

 

CAMARÓN

Shrimp

Regular $13.99 / Supreme $15.99

 

MOLIDA

Ground Beef

Regular $10.99 / Supreme $13.99

 

POLLO

Grilled or shredded chicken

Regular $10.99 / Supreme $13.50

Pulpo a las brasas

All plates served with pico de gallo, guacamole rice and beans

Order of (3) tacos of the same meat. No substitutions.

3 tacos de la misma carne, no sustituciones.

Large corn tortilla, with cucumbers, pico de gallo and guacamole.

FISH TACOS BAJA STYLE

Breaded shrimp, topped with our special sauce, garnished with lemon, radish and a side of salsa. $13.99

 

SUPREME: Comes with rice, beans, pico de gallo, cucumbers, side of salsa and guacamole.

TORTAS

Mexican sandwich with mayonnaise, lettuce, tomatoes, jalapeños, fries, guacamole

ASADA* $10.50

 

AL PASTOR $10.50

 

BARBACOA $10.99

 

CARNITAS $10.50

 

JAMÓN $9.99

MILANESA

Fried breaded steak  $10.50

 

CHORIZO

Mexican sausage  $9.99

 

DESHEBRADA

Shredded beef  $10.50

 

POLLO

Chicken $10.50

DE LA PARRILA

PULPO A LAS BRASAS*

Delicious octopus over charcoal, served with over a bed of sautéed onions and bell peppers. Served with side of rice, beans and tortillas. Market Price

COMBINATIONS

All combos come with rice, beans, lettuce and tomatoes. Your choice of shredded chicken, ground beef, or cheese and beans.

Any change of meat will have an extra charge

CHICA $9.99

Choose (1) item

MEDIANA $11.99

Choose (2) items

GRANDE $13.99

Choose (3) items

XGRANDE $16.99

Choose (4) items

ENCHILADAS - BURRITO - TOSTADA - RELLENO CRISPY - GUACAMOLE TOSTADA - PORK TAMAL - HARD SHELL TACO

CREATE YOUR OWN COMBINATION