Mind your pigs and 'cues! Restaurant roll call for March

James Mazzio is back, at Red Star Deli...and so is bacon!
James Mazzio is back, at Red Star Deli...and so is bacon!

March saw some much-anticipated openings, including a Denver outpost of The Kitchen as well as James Mazzio's Red Star Deli in the Ice House, Cinque Soldi Salumeria on South Pearl Street, and the revamped Spuntino in Highland. But longtime barbecue joints dried up all over the metro area.

Keep reading for our restaurant roll call for March:

Cinque Soldi Salumeria is now open on South Pearl Street.
Cinque Soldi Salumeria is now open on South Pearl Street.


Big Hoss BBQ, 6955 South York Street, Centennial

Billy's Gourmet Hot Dog, 2950 South Broadway, Englewood

Chile Billy, cart at 16th and Boulder

Cinque Soldi Salumeria, 1284 South Pearl Street

Copper Pot, 2796 South Broadway

Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburgers, 8234 South Kipling Parkway, Littleton

Gridiron Grille, 5650 Greenwood Plaza Boulevard, Englewood

Kathmandu Kitchen, 16611 East Smoky Hill Road, Aurora

The Kitchen, 1530 16th Street

McAlister's Deli, 13950 East Mississippi Avenue, Aurora

Panera Bread, 13100 East Colfax Avenue, Aurora

Red Star Deli, 1801 Wynkoop Street

Sexy Pizza, 1579 South Pearl Street

Teller's Taproom & Kitchen, 1990 Youngfield Street, Lakewood

Tresca's Trattoria, 3555 West 38th Avenue

2914 Coffee, 2914 West 25th Avenue

Zi South, 2229 Blake Street

Bruschetta sampler at Spuntino.
Bruschetta sampler at Spuntino.


Chances, relocated to (1320 15th Street)

Spuntino, 2639 West 32nd Avenue (revamped, with partially new ownership)


Breckenridge Brewery & Pub, 2220 Blake Street (closed for renovations; slated to reopen by Opening Day).

Bubba Chino's, 4243 West 38th Avenue (reportedly closed because of fire).

Luciano's has closed...again.
Luciano's has closed...again.


Big Papa's BBQ , 12652 West Ken Caryl Avenue, Littleton

Bistro One, 1294 South Broadway

Caldonia's Tavern and Roadside BBQ, 2252 South Parker Road

Daddy Bruces's Bar-B-Que, 2000 Arapahoe Avenue, Boulder

India House, 1514 Blake Street

Luciano's Pizza and Wings, 1043 Broadway

Lucy's, 2125 South Sheridan Boulevard

Roam, 1033 East 17th Avenue Parkway

Spicy Pickle, 988 Lincoln Street

Sugar House,/Alameda Grille 1395 West Alameda Avenue

*Or earlier, and not mentioned in a previous roll call.

What did we miss? Post it in the comments section below. And see our Restaurant roll call for February here.

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