Eighteen months ago, when renowned restaurateur/chef Frank Bonanno revealed that he was opening Bonanno Brothers Pizzeria in Park Meadows Shopping Center, Cafe Society readers had high hopes the venture would inject some local flavor in an area whose main dining options are outposts of national chai ... More >>
LowDown Brewery Kitchen 800 Lincoln Street 720-524-8065 The jokes started pouring in before we'd even set foot in
Denver is considered a headquarters for fast-casual dining, with chains like Chipotle, Noodles and Co., Garbanzo and Tokyo Joe's all calling Colorado home. That's one of the reasons Denver-based Food and Drink Resources decided to open its new Innovation Center in Centennial. The center not only gi ... More >>
Shoppers at the Colorado Mills Outlet Mall in Golden will soon have several new dining options to choose from: The food court is slated to open three new restaurants next month. See also: Jeff Osaka on ramen mania, his ramen pop-up and Osaka Ramen, his new restaurant
Local author Colleen Oakes's newest book, Queen of Hearts hit the shelves on February 14. To celebrate the first book in her new trilogy, she will be at Bookbar on Saturday , February 22 at 6:30 p.m. Oakes took a break from writing to talk to us about straying far away from chick lit, which she iden ... More >>
Arch Pizza, recently opened in east Denver promising "St. Louis style" pizza, and it made us wonder, what exactly is St. Louis style pizza? We know that Chicago has deep dish and New York has thin big slices, but what does St. Louis entail? The answer, it turns out, is very specific -- and not only ... More >>
Grand Lux Cafe closed in Park Meadows last week. According to the Park Meadows website, the mall (inside or out) still has Brio Tuscan Grille, California Pizza Kitchen, Champps, Cru a Wine Bar, Earl's, La Sandia, P.F. Chang's, Red Robin, Thai Basil, White Chocolate Grill and two restaurant/pubs in N ... More >>
The idea for Grand Lux Cafe came to life when the Venetian Resort, Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas asked David Overton, founder of the Cheesecake Factory chain, to create an upscale casual restaurant concept for their property. But what happened in Vegas should have stayed in Vegas -- or at least out ... More >>
The generous, if opportunistic, folks at the California Pizza Kitchen at Park Meadows are offering costumed youngsters a free meal on Wednesday, October 31, so if you have no interest in cooking tomorrow, this deal could be just the trick you need to treat yourself to. See also: -California Pizza ... More >>
It's a quintessential Colorado week on the culinary calendar, with lots of local beer and wine, plenty of excuses to chill outside -- and a bike race. Here's a taste of what's on the event menu:
While I f*cking love California Pizza Kitchen, I generally don't like low-calorie dishes, and I really, really can't stand quinoa. And don't get me started on malls, where all of metro Denver's five CPK outposts are located. So I was a little wary of embarking on last night's adventure: the "New Adv ... More >>
Popular chain restaurants may have their faults, but they also have their benefits -- consistency primary among them. It's comforting for customers to know that they can count on uniform, no-surprise dishes at certain chains. And I definitely have my consistent favorites. Here's a list of my top f ... More >>
Bloom Restaurant, at 1 West Flatiron Circle in Broomfield, will shutter this Saturday after dinner service. The new American restaurant -- which is owned by Fox Restaurant Concepts, headquartered in Scottsdale -- has been something of a culinary oasis in FlatIron Crossing since the mall opened over ... More >>
It's no secret that Denver loves Chipotle, our hometown hero achieving world domination in the mission-style burrito restaurant chain universe. But the rest of the country loves Chipotle, too -- including the youngsters who voted in peta2's fifth annual Libby Awards to give Chipotle the honor ... More >>
WTTW11Rick BaylessThis week, Rick Bayless, the Top Chef Masters winner, will be hanging around the Highlands Ranch/Parker area for some special events; other foodie fun includes the Fresh Hop Celebration and Breckenridge's Craft Spirits Festival. Here's a taste of what's ahead:
If you must go for gourmet pizza, go to Sazza.
Suddenly, the big chains are looking better.
This saloon is top dog.
California Pizza Kitchen
Tucanos is pleased to meat you, but nothing more.
My Letter to Santa
Vita Bella proves there's no place like home.
You can tell a lot about the food in Telluride from readers responses to a tart critic.
Is the Denver Art Museum looking to expand more than its gallery space?
California Pizza Kitchen
The pie's the limit.
New ownership hasn't changed Fratelli's.
California Pizza Kitchen makes a compelling argument for quality casual dining.
California Pizza Kitchen
Outdoor dining options range from Japanese gardens to patio furniture on the sidewalk.
The links keep growing in Colorado's franchise restaurants.