Specialty Eateries

  • Blogs

    November 17, 2014

    Espresso Americano Opens Its First U.S. Cafe in Greenwood Village

    We previously announced that international coffee chain Espresso Americano would open its first U.S. location in the Landmark development in the DTC. Now it looks like two of the cafes were in a race -- and another location opened first. Espresso Americano opened its first spot today in the nearby V ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 22, 2013

    Ian Kleinman is hosting a pop-up dessert demo at Teatulia this evening

    Teatulia Organic Teas, 2900 Zuni Street, is teaming up with Ian Kleinman, the molecular guru behind the Inventing Room, for The Dessertist Performs Truffles and Cremes, which runs from 5 to 10 p.m. today through Saturday, August 24. See also: - Chef and Tell with molecular gastronomist Ian Kleinman ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 22, 2011

    More dispensaries than Starbucks stores in Denver? So what?

    ​Back in the fall of 2009, trying to get a handle on the growing medical marijuana business, Denver City Councilman Charlie Brown visited Los Angeles, where he discovered that there were more dispensaries than Starbucks outlets. In January 2010, the Denver Post reported that there were now mo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 20, 2010

    Einstein's is liberating its chickens -- or maybe it's not

    ​The Einstein Noah Restaurant Group, which owns several bagel and coffee chains, including Einstein Bros, recently announced that it will start using cage-free eggs in its stores. "We're proud to be launching this initiative and believe that moving in this direction will help improve the tre ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 20, 2010

    Wake-Up Call: Los Angeles puts a lid on medical marijuana dispensaries

    ​"We don't want to become another Los Angeles," Denver city councilman Charlie Brown said after touring that city's pot dispensaries, which outnumbered L.A.'s Starbucks outlets, in urging his fellow councilmembers to come up with some regulations for Denver's booming medical marijuana industry ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 6, 2008

    Sparrow Market flies the coop

    The Landmark project in Greenwood Village will get a big boost this week, when Comedy Works South finally opens. But what was supposed to be one of the development's big tenants was grounded long ago: Sparrow was once going to open not just a second restaurant that played off the original (and overr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 18, 2008

    Say It Ain't So, Joe: Starbucks Closes Stores

    Reporters are renowned for how much they can drink. But not coffee, apparently. Yesterday, Starbucks Corp. posted the list of 600 stores it will close by early next year: nine of those in Colorado, three of those in Denver, and exactly one of those in the Denver Newspaper Agency building, at 101 We ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 15, 2008

    A Lotta Latte Art

    As this slide show demonstrates, the competition last Friday night was frothy and furious at Fluid Coffee Bar's "Live to the Fullest Cup" fundraiser for local Novo coffee roaster Semeon Abay, who was recently diagnosed with advanced metastatic prostate cancer. Shots were pulled, milk was steamed and ... More >>

  • Calendar

    August 17, 2006
  • Food & Drink

    March 24, 2005

    Best Afternoon Tea

    House of Commons

  • Calendar

    March 24, 2005
  • Sports & Recreation

    March 24, 2005

    Best Day Trip

    Manitou Springs

  • Calendar

    March 27, 2003

    Best Coffeehouse With a Player Piano

    The Vanilla Factory Coffee Co.

  • News

    April 25, 2002

    Bean There, Done That

    Golden's independent coffee shops become the latest Starbucks targets.

  • Food & Drink

    April 4, 2002

    Best Tea

    Tea Train

  • Music

    September 21, 2000

    Hit Pick

    Darren Curtis Skanson