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The Saucy Noodle

727 S. University Blvd. Denver, CO 80209 | South Denver | 303-733-6977

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Saucy Noodle Ristorante celebrated its fiftieth anniversary in August 2014. Why has this family-owned spot in Bonnie Brae survived when so many of Denver's other red-sauce joints have gone dark? The friendly atmosphere definitely helps; newcomers and regulars alike can count on a warm welcome. They can also count on finding a consistent menu, filled with favorites like Mamma's baked lasagna, old-style pizzas and those giant, hand-rolled, all-beef meatballs. And then there's the sauce: Saucy Noodle makes all the classics and then some, including nut-free pesto and red sauce with canned clams. The red-and-white canopy out front warns: "If you don't like garlic, go home" -- but there's nothing here that would scare a timid eater, much less a vampire.


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  • Cuisine(s): Italian, Pizza
  • Hours: Mon-Thu 11am-2pm, 4:30pm-9:30pm, Fri-Sat 11am-2pm, 4:30pm-10pm, Sun 4:30pm-9pm
  • Price: $$
  • Serving: Dinner
  • Alcohol: Beer/Wine
  • Reservations: Accepted
  • Parking: Lot Available, Street
  • Payment Types: MasterCard, Visa, American Express, cash
  • Features: Catering, Kid Friendly, Private Party, Takeout, Vegetarian Friendly, Wheelchair Accessible

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