This restaurant is one of the more popular places to go for sushi in Denver. Its menu also offers tempura, teriyaki, and a variety of traditional Japanese soups like Udon, but the sushi is the best bet. The atmosphere is often lively with patrons crowding just inside the door, friendly hostesses, waiters and waitresses buzzing around, and plenty of noise coming from the dining room. The Sushi Den is known for bringing out the local trendsetters and is the place to be seen. Lunchtime, however, is more relaxed and quiet.
A long time LoDo breakfast haven, The Delectable Egg offers a dizzying array of egg creations. Ranging from pan-fried, scrambled, poached, and baked variations this morning hot spot can meet anyone's egg desires. Try the scrambled egg pita, the baked egg frittata, or just smother any old egg with chili. You can also order pancakes, French toast and your very own omelette variations. If you get up late, sandwiches and salads are available for lunch.
Denver's preferred spots for local sports fans, Sports Column, offers five big screen televisions along with flowing booze and great grub. The typical bar food menu offers big portions at small prices, making it perfect for groups. Bronco fans fill up the room on Sundays in autumn, so beware of showing other team allegiances. The rooftop patio bar provides refuge from the sports scene and a dance floor draws an older crowd on Friday and Saturday nights. Rip roaring fun for all!
Despite the tuxedo-clad wait staff this place is upscale without seeming overly pretentious. Inviting leather couches surround a cozy fireplace, making its cigar lounge a special place for enjoying a fine single malt scotch. All of their steaks come in generous portions and are large enough to share. Seafood options like salmon, tuna and lobster are worth trying. But most impressive of all is the wine list, which is extensive enough to come with CliffsNotes! Whether you're wanting to have an intimate romantic dinner or a fancy business meal, the restaurant even offers private dining and boardroom meeting facilities.
Having won accolades around town, Biker Jim's Gourmet Dogs is one of the best fast food restaurants in the city. Known for their 'gourmet hot dogs', the menu at Jim's is full of tantalizing treats. You can make your own hot dog and personalize it in your own way, but look out for German Veal, Duck Cilantro, Rattlesnake & Pheasant! You can top your preparations with special sauces too or accompany it with a tasty side-dish like fries and salad. Patrons can quench their thirst with craft beers, cocktails or shakes and cappuccinos. If you're in a hurry, they even offer take out. The restaurant is open till 3a on Fridays and Saturdays, so night revelers can put their late night hunger pangs to rest.
If there's any place that takes pizza making seriously, then it is Marco's Coal-Fired Pizza. Delivering the best quality of pizzas, this pizzeria is hard to match-up to. One of the things that Marco's is also famous for, is their gluten-free pizza base! Ambiance, staff and food have everyone raving about this place. Â
As a replica of Bent's Fort, it's a cultural crossroads on the historic Santa Fe Trail. This area institution, which has been reviewed in the New York Times, serves up southwestern fare to everyone from lounging locals to heads of state including President Clinton during 1997's economic summit. Scrumptious servings of buffalo and elk tantalize the tongue. More traditional fare like salmon, filet mignon and even a vegetarian plate is also available. Open Monday to Friday at 5:30pm and at 5:00pm on Saturdays and Sundays.
Surrounded by three massive green spaces, Nomad Taqueria serves up an impressive selection of contemporary Mexican delights in a friendly and family-friendly environment. From Classic Burger to Tacos of six varieties, you will be spoilt for choice. Also functioning as a beer garden, the restaurant also serves 20 varieties of local hops such as Golden Haze, Crank Yanker and Voodoo Ranger. The restaurant's interiors are tastefully done and showcase a wide range of silken woody textures that lend the whole place a very homely yet polished vibe. Wooden plank ceiling and grey textured walls creates a nice contrast, with a similar setting in the garden area. Overall, it's an ideal place to enjoy a drink with friends and gorge on some Mexican food.
This romantic spot resides in a beautiful, Georgian-style mansion built in 1914 with numerous dining rooms looking out onto a spectacular mountain setting. Dining here transports you to another time, or at least, out of the city. When the weather permits, the outdoor dining areas are extremely pleasant. The menu changes with each season but generally includes entrees of fish, lamb, pasta, duck, and, of course, thick and juicy steaks. A nice selection of wines is available and the restaurant has a comfortable lounge.
Citizen Thai Bistro is an eatery that serves authentic Thai food in Golden, Co. Patrons to this place savor on delightful Thai meals including some flavorful curries and hearty portions of noodles or rice. The pad Thai noodles, Lychee Lamb Massaman curry, tom yum soup, and sweet Mango rice are among the many delicious items liked by the diners here. This restaurant definitely promises a memorable experience of having a delicious Asian meal.
Serving for over 22 years, Bono's is an Italian restaurant. The restaurant is popular for its homemade style pizzas.