Denver, CO

  (24 restaurants)    
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Biju's Little Curry Shop
1441 26th St
Denver, CO 80205
(303) 292-3500
  • Curry Beef Bowl
    served w/ base of rice or salad; Guy got Biriyani w/ beef; looks good
  • Curry Chicken Bowl
    served w/ base of rice or salad; Guy got chicken vindaloo & yucca; looks good
4.5 out of 5
443 ratings
fast casual Indian cuisine; owner/chef used to cook for sports athletes esp. pro cyclists; Other Recipes: Biryani | Chicken Tikka Masala | Oatmeal
2
Biker Jim's Gourmet Dogs
2148 Larimer St
Denver, CO 80202
(720) 746-9355
bikerjimsdogs.com
  • Elk Jalapeno Cheddar Brat
    splits brats and then grills them to cook faster and more char flavor; topped w/ cream cheese (squirted from a caulking gun) and Coke-infused caramelized onions; Susan likes to add spicy mustard, horseradish cream sauce and ketchup; looks good
4.5 out of 5
953 ratings
hot dog cart serving exotic hot dogs including reindeer and wild boar brats, rattlesnake and pheasant, elk and antelope, yak and buffalo-all of them torpedoed with Coca-Cola soaked grilled onions and a swizzle of cream cheese unloaded from the front end of a caulking gun
3
Drew's Denver Deli (CLOSED)
988 Lincoln St
Denver, CO 80203
(303) 832-7999
  • Jimmy's Favorite Sandwich
    Reuben sandwich that uses 2 Latkas (potato pancakes) as its "bread"; written in Esquire's feature "Best Sandwiches in America" (2008); looks good
4.5 out of 5
67 ratings
CLOSED; originally called Jimmy & Drew's; moved from original location on 2855 28th St, Boulder
4
Hops & Pie
3920 Tennyson St
Denver, CO 80212
(303) 477-7000
www.hopsandpie.com
  • Beer-Braised Brisket Pizza Pie
    thin-crust pizza w/ brisket (brined for 7-10 days & then braised in beer mixture for 5-7 hrs, sliced & added as a topping to pizza); other toppings added to Guy's pizza: smoked pork loin, apple wood-smoked bacon, pulled pork & smoked ham hock; looks good
4.5 out of 5
681 ratings
husband-and-wife pizza parlor making their own beer; Other Recipes: IPA Mac and Cheese
5
Maria Empanada
1298 S Broadway Ave
Denver, CO 80210
(303) 934-2221
mariaempanada.com
  • Beef Empanadas
    ground beef, peppers, eggs, olives
  • Tarta Analia
    savory tarts filled w/ a base of cream cheese, Parmesan & roasted veggies (butternut squash, carrots, zucchini, eggplant, red onion)
4.5 out of 5
313 ratings
named after owner's/chef's mom; make 1,500 authentic empanadas every day; Other Recipes: Beet Salad
6
Tocabe American Indian Eatery
3536 W 44th Ave
Denver, CO 80202
(720) 524-8282
www.tocabe.com
  • Chicken Indian Taco
    chopped marinated chicken thighs, black beans, lettuce, shredded cheese, hominy salsa, green chili, onions, tomatoes, sour cream all served on fry bread; looks good
  • Bison Ribs
    grilled, baked and re-grilled and topped w/ blueberry BBQ sauce; served on fry bread; looks good
4.5 out of 5
583 ratings
opened in 2009; neighborhood favorite; only Native American restaurant in metro Denver specializing in contemporary American Indian cuisine in an atmosphere of American Indian cultural elements infused with a contemporary style
7
Atomic Cowboy
3237 E Colfax Ave
Denver, CO 80206
(303) 377-7900
www.atomiccowboy.net...
  • Elmer Biscuit Sandwich
    10-12-hr smoked pulled pork, homemade BBQ sauce, slaw, pickles served on their homemade biscuit; looks good
  • Pizza
    thin-crust whole pie range from 12- to 26-inches in diameter; Guy got 26-inch w/ Italian sausage, banana peppers, artichoke hearts, garlic; "one of the best pizzas"-Guy Fieri; looks good
4.0 out of 5
287 ratings
since 2004; started as a bar, then added a pizza joint (Fat Sully's Pizza) & finally added a biscuit place (Denver Biscuit Company)
8
Axios Estiatorio
3901 Tennyson St
Denver, CO 80212
(720) 328-2225
axiosdenver.com
  • Arni Psito (Lamb Ribs)
    slow-braised lamb ribs, fig & red wine barbeque sauce, garlic-feta mashed potatoes, seasonal vegetables; looks good
  • Torta Kataifi
    dessert; shredded Greek pastry tort filled ricotta cheese & pistachios, soaked in citrus syrup, served w/ creme chantilly; "Greek cheesecake"; looks good
4.0 out of 5
255 ratings
opened in 2011; focus on traditional Greek favorites w/ a modern flair
9
Bagel Delicatessen & Restaurant
6439 E Hampden Ave
Denver, CO 80222
(303) 756-6667
www.thebageldeli.com...
  • Brisket Knish
    meat pastry; eat w/ horseradish; looks good
  • Kishke
    "Jewish meatloaf"; made of minced carrots, onions, matzo meal, schmaltz (chicken fat) and spices, shaped into a log, baked and served doused w/ au jus
  • Matzo Ball Soup
    looks good
4.0 out of 5
448 ratings
10
bang! (CLOSED)
3472 W 32nd Ave
Denver, CO 80211
(303) 455-1117
www.bangdenver.com
  • Gingerbread
  • Gumbo
    chicken, shrimp, andouille sausage served on rice and jalapeno cornbread on the side; looks good
  • Meatloaf
    served w/ mashed potatoes, sugar snap peas & homemade ketchup
4.0 out of 5
193 ratings
CLOSED; classic American w/ a Southern influence
11
Cafe Brazil
4408 Lowell Blvd
Denver, CO 80211
(303) 480-1877
www.cafebrazildenver.com...
  • Bolinhos
    deep-fried balls made from a mixture of sweet potatoes, shrimp, salumi, mozzarella, feta, smoked cheddar; served on bechamel sauce
  • La Julianna Platter
    pulled pork, prawns w/ rice, greens & plantains
4.0 out of 5
241 ratings
opened in 1992; specialize in South American Cuisine; Other Recipes: Brie w/ Oven-Baked Chiles & Peruvian Mango
12
Cherry Cricket
2641 E 2nd Ave
Denver, CO 80206
(303) 322-7666
www.cherrycricket.com...
  • Cricket Burger
    signature burger; signature burger; Angus beef; most popular toppings is cream cheese & chopped jalapeno
  • Cricket Burger w/ Green Chili
    Aaron's toppings: bacon, cheddar cheese, lettuce, onions, chopped ajalapenos and green chili strips; "best burger you'll ever eat"-Aaron Sanchez; looks good
  • Goober Burger
    burger w/ peanut butter and fried egg
4.0 out of 5
1910 ratings
#79 (101 Tastiest Places to Chowdown); build-your-own burger w/ 21 toppings; throw dart at dartboard to choose your toppings
13
Colt & Gray
1553 Platte St
Denver, CO 80202
(303) 477-1447
www.coltandgray.com...
  • Sticky Toffee Pudding w/ Bourbon Ice Cream
    looks good
4.0 out of 5
345 ratings
14
Cora Faye's Cafe
2861 N Colorado Blvd
Denver, CO 80207
(303) 333-5551
www.corafayes.com
  • Chit'lings
    soul food soup made of pig intestines; Guy got side of black-eyed peas & corn bread; available only on Saturdays
  • Smothered Rabbit
    batter, skillet-fried & simmered in gravy; served on rice; Guy got collard greens, yams & hush puppies on side; looks good
4.0 out of 5
210 ratings
home "cook-n" soul food; decor is like being at someone's home; Other Recipes: Apple Butter Sauce | Tea Cakes
15
Highland Tavern
3400 Navajo St
Denver, CO 80211
(303) 433-1990
www.highlandtavern.com...
  • Pork Rinds
    scratch made, deep-fried & seasoned; "that's the best chicharrone I've ever had"-Guy Fieri; looks good
  • Tavern Tots
    housemade tator tots w/ side of dipping sauce; "out of all the house-made tots I've had--mine included--that's the most tot-alistic..this is ridiculous. In the world of 'Triple D', that's probably one of the best, if not the best rendition of a homemade tot."-Guy Fieri; looks good
  • Bombshell "Sammich"
    15-day-brined house pastrami, swiss, brown mustard, tavern slaw, fried egg, rye; "incredibly righteous pastrami sandwich"-Guy Fieri; looks good
4.0 out of 5
440 ratings
in 1901 former Coors brewing building; "neighborhood bar feel paired with fantastic food and a fully stocked bar...with Ping Pong, Pool and video games" (from its website); "one of the best 'Triple D' experiences I've had...and I've seen a lot"-Guy Fieri
16
My Brother's Bar
2376 15th St
Denver, CO 80202
(303) 455-9991
www.mybrothersbar.com...
  • Johnny Burger
    named after a bartender who worked there & invented this burger; burger w/ Swiss, American, cream cheeses & grilled onions
  • Jalapeno Cream Cheese Burger
    signature Denver-style burger topped w/ chopped jalepenos-infused cream cheese
4.0 out of 5
550 ratings
#94 (101 More Amazing Places to Chowdown); since 1873 (before CO became a state); so popular w/ locals, there's no sign in front of building; quirky atmosphere includes selling Girl Scout cookies year-round & free balloons for kids
17
Prohibition
504 E Colfax Ave
Denver, CO 80203
(303) 832-4840
prohibitiondenver.com...
  • Short Rib Burger
    balsamic-braised for 12 hrs @ 200-degrees; served on brioche bun; looks good
4.0 out of 5
405 ratings
opened in 2011; upscale bar food
18
Sam's No. 3
1500 Curtis St
Denver, CO 80202
(303) 534-1927
www.samsno3.com
  • Green Chili Mexi-Burger
    one of the top sellers; hamburger in a tortilla topped w/ green chili
  • Kitchen Sink Burrito
    w/ gyro meat and topped w/ "kicking" green chili
4.0 out of 5
1213 ratings
opened in 1927; recommended by viewers; Other Recipes: Green Chili
19
Steuben's Food Service
523 E 17th Ave
Denver, CO 80203
(303) 830-1001
www.steubens.com
  • Herb Roasted Chicken
    chicken brined for 24 hrs; roasted, sliced, seared on grill & brushed w/ herb butter; served w/ sauteed vegetables, mashed potatoes
  • Maine Lobster Roll
    a signature dish; mayo-based; lobsters flown in from Maine every week (fresh); comes w/ hand-cut fries; looks good
4.0 out of 5
1981 ratings
est. 2006; serving diverse menu that includes regional favorites from across the country; they also have a food truck
20
Table 6
609 Corona St
Denver, CO 80218
(303) 831-8800
www.table6denver.com...
  • Haute Pocket
    steak, pancetta, scrambled eggs, cheese, grilled onions in a pocket; looks good
4.0 out of 5
377 ratings
21
Vesta Dipping Grill
1822 Blake St
Denver, CO 80202
(303) 296-1970
www.vestagrill.com
  • Three Pepper Grilled Flat Iron Steak
    signature dish; served w/ manila clams, pommes frites, linguica sausage, chimichurri butter & charred tomatoes; suggested sauces: spicy ancho, red pepper rica rouille, smoked habanero salsa
  • Madras Grilled Venison
    curry-based; comes w/ pommes frites, ginger ale oyster mushrooms, dried cherry butter reduction; suggested sauces: red curry, pineapple pedy marmalade, steuben's chimichurri
4.0 out of 5
729 ratings
#32 (101 More Amazing Places to Chowdown); since 1997; "fresh, hip, and timeless" located in a century-old former coffee factory; offer approximately 30 steak dipping sauces
22
Berkshire
7352 E 29th Ave
Denver, CO 80238
(303) 321-4010
www.theberkshirerestauran...
  • Bacon Martini
    using homemade bacon-infused vodka
  • The King Sandwich
    variation of Elvis's favorite sandwich; sandwich w/ peanut butter, caramelized bananas & crispy bacon on grilled Hawaiian bread
3.5 out of 5
372 ratings
opened in 2007; created by self-proclaimed hamthropologist; motto: "swine, wine & a good time!"
23
Buckhorn Exchange Restaurant
1000 Osage St
Denver, CO 80204
(303) 534-9505
buckhornexchange.com...
  • Rocky Mountain Oysters
    top-selling appetizer; deep-fried sliced buffalo testicles (ummm...I don't think so!)
  • "Big Steak"
    64-oz steak; intended for 2-5 persons; looks good
  • Steaks
    choices of buffalo, ostrich, elk or yak
  • Yak Steak
    most popular steak
3.5 out of 5
573 ratings
#99 (101 Tastiest Places to Chowdown); Denver's oldest restaurant (1893); exotic steaks (buffalo, yak, rattlesnake, etc); hunted game hanging all over the walls; Theodore Roosevelt and Buffalo Bill ate here; Other Recipes: Buffalo Red Eye Stew
24
Jack-n-Grill
2524 Federal Blvd
Denver, CO 80211
(303) 964-9544
jackngrill.com
  • 7-lb Breakfast Burrito
    if guys eat it, it's free; if girl eats it, it's free and girl gets to eat at Jack-n-Grill "for life"; challenge: if guys eat it, it's free; if girl eats it, it's free and girl gets to eat at Jack-n-Grill "for life"; Adam lost
3.0 out of 5
333 ratings
#13 (101 Tastiest Places to Chowdown); huge portions
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