Pork and Bees: A Second Helping of Westword Food & Drink, April 4-8

The pork tenderloin sandwich at Masterpiece Kitchen will put a smile on your face, even if you're not from Iowa.EXPAND
The pork tenderloin sandwich at Masterpiece Kitchen will put a smile on your face, even if you're not from Iowa.
Danielle Lirette

This week, Gretchen Kurtz made a beeline for Abejas in Golden, where she interviewed chef Nicholas Ames about working a Toyota factory cafeteria and his love of ramen. Mark Antonation rustled up a few fried pork tenderloin sandwiches, a rarity in Denver but a big slab of comfort for displaced Midwesterners (who may or may not be a distinct ethnic group). And we whittled down our year-end list of the most promising new restaurants of 2015 into the ten best restaurants to open last year.

In other news:

RESTAURANTS/BARS OPENING THIS WEEK:*
Caribou Coffee & Einstein Bros. Bagels, 14315 Orchard Parkway, Westminster
Pop's Place, 2020 Lawrence Street
Sunshine Bowls (inside Caveau Wine Bar), 450 East 17th Avenue
Syrup, 1875 York Street

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

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Abejas

807 13th St.
Golden, Colorado 80401

303-952-9745

www.abejasgolden.com

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Pop's Place - Closed

2020 Lawrence St.
Denver, Colorado 80205

720-949-1235

popsplacedenver.com

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Syrup

1875 York St.
Denver, Colorado 80202

303-284-6117

syruprestaurant.com


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