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Domo

1365 Osage St.
Denver, CO 80204
303-595-3666
Critics' Pick
Best Of

Details

  • Daily 11am-2pm
  • $$
  • Patio/Sidewalk Dining, Private Party, Takeout, Vegetarian Friendly
  • Dinner, Lunch
  • Beer/Wine
  • Parking Lot Available
  • Reservations Accepted, Reservations Recommended
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.

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  • Domo
    8 years ago by Jason Sheehan

    While Osaka Sushi (see review) might be the kind of place I wish were around when I was still a young, easily intimidated sushi eater, Domo is the kind of place I'm happy to have around now that I'm all growed up and know what I lik...

  • The Great Escape
    9 years ago by Jason Sheehan

    The first time I went to Domo, I parked on the wrong side of the building, and I remember the annoying sound of my boots crunching on the gravel parking lot. Gravel anything -- parking lots, roads, driveways -- speaks to me of pover...

  • Sake to Me
    16 years ago by Kyle Wagner

    So, are sake lounges the next century's martini bars? Judging from my experience with the Mori-garita, maybe not. But Mori Japanese Restaurant (reviewed this week) isn't the city's first Japanese eatery to add a sake lounge. Domo, a...

  • Mouthing Off
    17 years ago by Kyle Wagner

    Bested of Denver: The calls continue to come in regarding this year's Best of Denver. Not surprisingly, the three main topics callers want to discuss concern the three biggest upsets: Mori (2019 Market Street) losing Best Japanese t...

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