A Bunch of Brunch: A Second Helping of Westword Food & Drink, May 11-15

Ukrainian specialties from Pavlo's at Civic Center Eats.EXPAND
Ukrainian specialties from Pavlo's at Civic Center Eats.
Mark Antonation

With weather looking better this week, at least before afternoon storms roll in, it's the perfect weekend to roll out of bed and check out some of the restaurants on our list of the ten best brunches in Denver. If eggs and mimosas aren't you're thing, oysters and Anchorman-themed cocktails might do the trick; happy hour hunter Chris Utterback stopped by Angelo's Taverna to check out the raw and the cooked. 

And while there was plenty of good international street food to be found at this week's Civic Center Eats, including Slavic specialties from Pavlo's Taste of Ukraine, it was what Gretchen Kurtz didn't find at Lo Stella Ristorante in the Golden Triangle that irked her — namely many of the ingredients the restaurant had run out of over several visits. In other news:

RESTAURANTS/BARS OPENING THIS WEEK*
Bar la Estrella, 2321 West Evans Avenue
Big Country's Bar-B-Que, 4044 Tejon Street
Blue Sushi Sake Grill, 2154 East Commons Avenue, Centennial
Flow Juice Bar (Saturday), 208 East Seventh Avenue
Flower Pepper Restaurant, 2655 Broadway, Boulder
La Fillette, 4416 East 8th Avenue
The Pint Room, 2620 West Bellview Avenue, Littleton

RESTAURANTS/BARS CLOSING THIS WEEK*
Cecil's Cantina, 1050 West Evans

*Or earlier, and not reported in a previous Second Helping.

Use Current Location

Related Locations

miles
Angelo's Taverna

620 E. 6th Ave.
Denver, CO 80203

303-744-3366

angelosdenver.com

miles
Lo Stella Ristorante

1135 Bannock St
Denver, CO 80204

303-825-1995

www.lostelladenver.com

miles
Flow Juice Bar

208 E. Seventh Ave.
Denver, Colorado 80203

720-639-9690

www.flowjuicebar.com

miles
Big Country's Bar-B-Que - Closed

4044 Tejon St.
Denver, Colorado 80211

970-333-4589

mmmbig.com


Sponsor Content

Newsletters

All-access pass to the top stories, events and offers around town.

  • Top Stories
    Send:

Newsletters

All-access pass to top stories, events and offers around town.

Sign Up >

No Thanks!

Remind Me Later >