Denver gains tastes of Haiti and Jamaica, loses Oshima Ramen: Restaurant Roll Call for April
Sweet! Michael Bortz's City Bakery Cafe is now open.
More than two dozen restaurants opened last month in metro Denver, ranging from ethnic eateries like A Taste of Haiti and Jamaican Grill to the Thirsty Lion, a bar/gastropub that's the first place to open in the new developments around Union Station. But the area also lost several stalwarts, including Rackhouse Pub (which will reopen in the area) and Oshima Ramen. Keep reading for our Restaurant Roll Call for April.
See also: Our Restaurant Roll Call for March
You can now rendezvous at Le Rendez Vous in Cherry Creek.
RESTAURANTS/BARS/MARKETS OPENING IN APRIL*
A Taste of Haiti, 2622 Welton Street
Babajoon's Kabobs, 1005 West 120th Avenue, Westminster
Bistro Barbes, 5021 East 28th Avenue
Blue Spruce Brewing, 4151 East County Line Road, Centennial
Boost Burger, 3000 South Federal Boulevard
City Bakery Cafe, 726 Lincoln Street
Comrade Brewing, 7667 East Iliff Avenue
DADA Art Bar, 2470 Broadway
Duffeyroll Cafe, 1600 Blake Street
High Point Creamery, 211 South Holly Street
Inga's Alpine Lodge, 5151 South Leetsdale Drive
Jamaican Grill, 709 West Eighth Avenue
Le Rendez Vous, 278 Fillmore Street
Live Basil Pizza, 7740 West Alameda, Lakewood
Mayan Manjar Yucateco, 5209 West Mississippi Avenue, Lakewood
Mile High Italian Deli, 3210 Wyandot Street
Pepper Asian Bistro, 2831 East Colfax Avenue
Protein Bar, 1855 29th Street, Boulder
Rusty Taco, 1760 South Havana Street, Aurora
Sforno Trattoria Romano, 1308 Pearl Street, Boulder
Sexy Pizza, 2460 Eliot Street
Smashburger,15795 East Arapahoe Road, Suite D, Centennial
Thirsty Lion, 1605 Wynkoop Street
Tiller's Kitchen, 7000 Church Ranch Boulevard, Westminster
Keep reading for the rest of our Restaurant Roll Call for April.
Empanadas from the new Maria Empanada.
RESTAURANTS/BARS MARKETS MOVING IN APRIL
Attivo Pizza & Subs, moved to 124 East Ninth Avenue from 955 Lincoln Street
Maria Empanada, now open at 1298 South Broadway
Nooch Vegan Market, now open at 10 East Ellsworth Avenue
James Lee is now the owner of Bitter Bar, which will reopen in May.
RESTAURANTS/BARS/MARKETS CLOSING IN APRIL*
Bitter Bar, 835 Walnut Street, Boulder (slated to reopen in May)
Coleman's Soul Food, 2622 Welton Street
Croc's Mexican Grill, 1630 Market Street
Denver Tea Room, 1820 East Colfax Avenue (slated to reopen on South Broadway May 14)
Five Star Burgers, 550 Broadway
Gypsy Cafe & Parlor, 838 Park Avenue
Oshima Ramen, 7800 East Hampden Avenue
Prima Ristorante, 1106 14th Street (at the end of service April 30)
Rackhouse Pub, 208 South Kalamath (with reopen in the neighborhood)
Red Robin's Burger Works, 1190 Auraria Parkway
Serioz Pizzeria, 1336 East 17th Avenue
Waffle Brothers, 393 Corona Street (reopening next month in a new location)
Zocalo, 2200 South Broadway
*Or earlier, and not included in a previous Restaurant Roll Call.
What did we miss? Post additional openings and closings below -- and read our Restaurant Roll Call for March here.
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