Denver Restaurants

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  • 1. Anthony's Pizza & Pasta

    $ | Downtown | Pizza

    This two-story dive, with a standing counter as well as a sit-down dining area upstairs crammed with ramshackle chairs and tables in various...Read More

  • 2. Biker Jim's Gourmet Dogs

    $ | Five Points | Hot Dog

    Quite the character, Biker Jim was hawking his gourmet hot dogs—split down the middle, with Coca-Cola-caramelized onions and a squirt of cream...Read More

  • 3. Brother's BBQ

    $ | Central Denver | American

    Two brothers from England traveled the southern United States on a quest to learn everything there is to know about barbecue, and they decided...Read More

  • 4. City Bakery Cafe

    $ | Central Denver | American

    Everything is made from scratch at this charming little bakery and café, including the stocks for the French onion soup and other daily restoratives...Read More

  • 5. City O' City

    $ | Capitol Hill | Vegetarian

    Brought to Denver by the same folks who run the vegetarian-friendly WaterCourse, City O' City is a welcoming, casual, three-meals-daily bakery...Read More

  • 6. CityGrille

    $ | Capitol Hill | American

    Politicians and construction workers rub shoulders while chowing down on the well-crafted sandwiches, soups, and salads at this casual eatery...Read More

  • 7. Hot Cakes Diner

    $ | Capitol Hill | American

    This jumping Capitol Hill spot is a breakfast and lunch hangout. Weekend brunch draws crowds of bicyclists and newspaper readers in search of...Read More

  • 8. Illegal Pete's

    $ | LoDo | Mexican

    With a half-dozen metro-area locations around Denver and Boulder (the original) and one in Fort Collins, this hip, homegrown chain of burrito...Read More

  • 9. Jack–n–Grill

    $ | North Denver | Mexican

    The friendly family that runs this small, pepper-decorated place moved to Denver from New Mexico, and they brought their love of chilies with...Read More

  • 10. King's Land Seafood Restaurant

    $ | West Denver | Chinese

    Like a Chinese eatery in New York or San Francisco, King's Land does dim sum to perfection, serving it daily during the week for lunch and during...Read More

  • 11. My Brother's Bar

    $ | Highland | Burger

    Down the street from the REI store, on the corner along the bicycle path on 15th Street, My Brother's Bar is a homey neighborhood tavern that...Read More

  • 12. Pete's Kitchen

    $ | Cheesman Park | Greek

    This old-fashioned, 24/7, greasy-spoon diner specializes in Greek food, huge pancakes, and spicy huevos rancheros. It's a short drive from the...Read More

  • 13. Pinche Taqueria

    $ | Highland | Mexican

    The name has stirred up quite a bit of controversy since the owners first used it for their food truck—it refers to a kitchen helper in Spain...Read More

  • 14. Pizzeria Locale

    $ | Highland | Pizza

    The team at this casual pizzeria (already known for Boulder's Frasca) set out to make inexpensive pizza the way it was done in Italy 150 years...Read More

  • 15. Salt & Grinder

    $ | Highland | American

    The kitchen at this upscale deli from Frank Bonanno, one of the top chefs in town—he also owns Mizuna, Luca d'Italia, and Osteria Marco—cures...Read More

  • 16. Sam's No. 3

    $ | Downtown | American

    Greek immigrant Sam Armatas opened his first eatery in Denver in 1927, and his three sons use the same recipes their father did in their updated...Read More

  • 17. Snooze

    $ | Five Points | American

    The line for this Ballpark neighborhood joint starts just before the 6:30 am weekday opening and sometimes an hour before it opens on weekends...Read More

  • 18. The Original Pasquini's on Broadway

    $ | South Denver | Pizza

    Come to this informal, popular spot that offers the comforting bustle of a New York–style pizzeria, to indulge in fresh, homemade pastas, calzones...Read More

  • 19. Tom's Home Cookin'

    $ | Five Points | American

    Get there early, because Tom's usually runs out of the abundant portions of finger-licking-good Southern-style comfort foods and soul food made...Read More

  • 20. Work & Class

    $ | Latin American

    A former chef for several Jennifer Jasinski restaurants, including Rioja, Dana Rodriguez now has a place of her own that's a well-conceived...Read More

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