Domo

1365 Osage St.
Denver, CO 80204
303-595-3666
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  • Monday through Sunday 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.
  • $$
  • Vegetarian Friendly, Patio/Sidewalk Dining, Private Party, Takeout
  • Lunch, Dinner
  • Beer/Wine
  • Parking Lot Available
  • Reservations Not Accepted
Specializing not just in Japanese food -- not just sushi or teriyaki or noodles served in Hello Kitty bowls -- but in the country food of rural northern Japan, Domo stands as a unique and stunning vision of a restaurant run by someone (chef and owner Gaku Homma, in this case) who knows exactly what he wants and never strays from his path of offering the best and most authentic dining experience possible. The restaurant itself (including its Zen garden and Japanese cultural center) is beautiful, but so is the food, which comes with seven side dishes that are a meal in themselves. Be prepared for a unique restaurant experience: So strong is the emphasis on authenticity that Domo doesn't provide seasoning for its dishes, and they don't entertain special requests. Guests place themselves completely in the hands of the chef, so prepare to relinquish control and be utterly transported.

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