Restaurant roll call for 2010

ChoLon Modern Asian Bistro was one of the big restaurants to open in 2010.
ChoLon Modern Asian Bistro was one of the big restaurants to open in 2010.
Lori Midson

While many restaurants closed in 2010, many more restaurants opened -- including such hot spots as ChoLon, Euclid Hall, Green Russell, Lou's Food Bar and, on the very last day of the year, Bittersweet.

Here's the restaurant roll call for 2010, our compendium of all the spots that opened and closed this past year:


Abrusci's, 300 Fillmore Street

Absinthe House, 1109 Walnut Street, Boulder

Ali Baba Grill, 5380 Greenwood Plaza Boulevard, Englewood

Andy's Asian Express, South Federal & Iliff

Applebee's (re-opening after remodel), 410 South Colorado Boulevard, Glendale

Apres Dessert Bar, 3801 West 32nd Avenue

Aria, 250 Josephine Street

Aviano Coffee, 3031 East Second Avenue

Backcountry Provisions, 1617 Wazee Street

Bar Car, 819 Colorado Boulevard

Bardo Coffee House, 238 South Broadway

Basil Flats, 1067 South Hover Road, Longmont

Beauty Bar, 608 East 13th Avenue

Big Game, 1631 Wazee Street

Big Papa's BBQ, 5151 South Federal Boulevard

Billy's Gourmet Hot Dogs, 2445 Larimer Street

Bites, 2796 South Broadway

Bittersweet, 500 East Alameda Avenue

Boulder Organic Pizza, 1175 Walnut Street, Boulder

Black Pepper Pho, 2770 Pearl Street, Boulder

The Border, 2014 South University Boulevard (reopened under new owners)

Boston Fish Shack (formerly Gelman's), 2911 West 38th Avenue

Brandon's Pub, 2037 East Second Avenue

Brothers Bar & Grill, 1920 Market Street

Cabin on Broadway, 2479 South Broadway

Cafe 180, 3315 South Broadway, Englewood

Cafe Aion, 1235 Pennsylvania Street, Boulder

Cafe Rio Mexican Grill, 610 South Colorado Boulevard

Campagna Salumi Bar and Pizzeria, 1120 East Sixth Avenue

Cantina Laredo, 6851 South Gaylord St., Centennial

Carmen's Cafe, 1115 Grant Street

Cellar Wine Bar, 2556 15th Street

Chances, 1135 Bannock Street

Cheeky Monk, 14694 Orchard Parkway, Westminster (Orchard Town Center)

Cherry on Top, 3000 East First Avenue (Cherry Creek Shopping Center)

Chez Cirque, 7600 Landmark Way, Greenwood Village

ChoLon Modern Asian Bistro, 1555 Blake Street

Coffee at the Point, 10 East 26th Avenue

Colorado Steakhouse & Mexican Grill, 11961 Bradburn Boulevard, Westminster

Comfort Cafe, 3945 Tennyson Street

Cosmo's Pizza, 550 Grant Street

Crimson & Gold Tavern, 2017 South University Boulevard

Cuvée, 946 Pearl Street, Boulder

Dads & Dude's, 6730 South Cornerstar Way, Aurora

Delizios, 2299 West Main Street, Littleton

Deluxe Burger, 5325 East Colfax Avenue

Denver Biscuit Company, 3237 East Colfax Avenue

Dick's Hickory Dock, 26220 Highway 74, Kittredge

D.P. Dough, 1228 East Colfax Avenue

East Asia Garden, 1156 South Broadway

Eco-Burger, 2817 East Third Avenue

EDGE Restaurant & Bar, 1111 14th Street

The Egg & I, 7830 West Alameda Avenue, Suite 101, Lakewood

El Diablo, 101 Broadway

Elk Mountain Brewing, 18921 Plaza Drive, Unit 104, Parker

Empanada Grill, 4301 West 44th Avenue

Euclid Hall, 1317 14th Street

Famous Dave's, 15725 East Briarwood Circle, Aurora

Flame Restaurant and Fireside Lounge at Four Seasons, 1 Vail Road, Vail

Flying Dog Brewery Tasting Room, 2330 Broadway

Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburgers, 1103 Iola Street, Aurora

FreshCraft, 1530 Blake Street

Freshii Fast Casual, 6380 South Fiddlers Green Circle, Suite 109C, Greenwood Village

Freshii, 303 16th Street (Republic Plaza)

Front Porch Cafe, 1115 Grant Street

Garbanzo Mediterranean Grill, 2466 South Colorado Boulevard

Garbanzo Mediterranean Grill, 630 South Colorado Boulevard

Garbanzo Mediterranean Grill, 3453 West 32nd Avenue

Garbanzo Mediterranean Grill, 1905 29th Street, Boulder

Gaslamp, 1437 Market Street

Gigi's Cupcakes, 550 Grant Street

Gin & Sin Speakeasy, 3862 High Street

Gold Hill Inn, Gold Hill (reopened for season)

Govinda's, 1400 Cherry Street (reopened)

Green Russell, 1422 Larimer Street

Green Tea Cafe, 6901 East Colfax Avenue

Grimm Brothers Brewhouse, 547 North Denver Avenue, Loveland

Guy Harvey's Perfect Spot & Grill, 8336 Northfield Boulevard, Suite 1600

H BurgerCo, 1555 Blake Street

Hayter's & Co., 1920 Blake Street

Highland Tap and Burger, 2223 West 32nd Avenue

Hodsons Bar & Grill, 6851 South Gaylord Street, Centennial

The Hole, 3877 Tennyson Street

Hops & Pie, 3920 Tennyson Street

Hound Dogs, 5209 West Mississippi Avenue, Lakewood

In Season Local Market, 3210 Wyandot Street

In Season Local Market, 924 Main Street, Louisville

India Tavern, 5060 South Syracuse Street

J's Noodles & New Thai, 1842 South Parker Road, Aurora

Jack-N-Grill, 9310 Sheridan Boulevard, Westminster

Jai Ho Indian Kitchen, 3055 South Parker Road, Aurora

Jake's Food & Spirits, 3800 Walnut Street

Japoix, 975 Lincoln Street

Jersey Street Bar & Grill, 900 Jersey Street

Jett Asian Kitchen and Sushi Bar, 5007 East Colfax Avenue

Jimano's Pizzeria, 2950 South Broadway

Juicy Burgers & Dogs, 6830 South Yosemite Street, Englewood

Kimba Grill, 1470-C South Santa Fe Drive

Larkburger, 8000 East Belleview Avenue

Little Anita's, 5545 Wadsworth Boulevard, Arvada

Little Anita's, 1080 U.S. Highway 287, Broomfield

Little India, 425 Teller Street, Lakewood

The Local, 2217 East Mississippi Avenue

Lost Lake Lounge, 3602 East Colfax Avenue

Lou's Food Bar, 1851 West 38th Avenue

Mad Greens, 2073 South Colorado Boulevard

Madison Street, 1200 Madison Street

Maggie & Molly's, 2908 East Sixth Avenue

Maiberry, 333 South Federal Boulevard

Mellow Mushroom, 1201 16th Street

Mercedes Mexican Restaurant, 14th Avenue and Santa Fe Drive

Mile High Pizza Pie, 1645 Stout Street

Mirch Indian Grill, 8000 East Belleview Avenue

Moe's Original Bar-B-Que, 181 North College Avenue, Fort Collins

Moe's Original Bar-B-Que, 530 Broadway

Moe's Original Bar-B-Que, 2589 Lewis Way, Lakewood

Mona's Cafe, 1710 Sherman Street

Mt. Everest, 2125 South Sheridan

My Sister's Cafe, 1426 East 22nd Avenue

NaRaYa, 1575 Folsom Street, Boulder

Oak at Fourteenth, 1400 Pearl Street, Boulder

OiNKS BBQ, 6110 East Colfax Avenue

Okinawa, 2301 East Colfax Avenue

Old Chubway: Expeditious Chow Dispensary, 303 Main Street, Lyons

Ooka Asian Cuisine, 6485 West 120th Avenue, Broomfield

Organic Pizza Company, 4500 West 38th Avenue

Otis & Henry's Bar and Grill, Isle of Capri Casino, 340 Main Street, Black Hawk

Ototo Food and Wine Bar, 1501 South Pearl Street

Pandora's Mexican Restaurant, 7800 East Colfax Avenue

Panera Bread, 2466 South Colorado Boulevard

Park and Co., 439 East 17th Avenue

Pasquini's Pizzeria, 8101 East Belleview Avenue

Pho 87, 7585 East Iliff Avenue, Denver

Pho 95, 6879 South Vine Street, Centennial

Pho-natic, 229 East Colfax Avenue

Pho Havana, 10400 East Sixth Avenue, Aurora

Pica's Mexican Taqueria, 5360 Arapahoe Avenue, Boulder

Pinkberry Frozen Yogurt, 1600 Glenarm Street

Pinkberry, 1000 South Colorado Boulevard

The Pinyon, 1710 Pearl Street, Boulder

Pisco Sour, 8501 East Colfax Avenue

Pizzeria da Lupo, 2525 Arapahoe Avenue, Boulder

The Porker, California and 17th Streets

Pre-Game Sports Bar &Grill, 1434 Blake Street

Providence Tavern, 5280 West 25th Avenue, Edgewater

Pub on Penn, 1278 Pennsylvania Street

Q Table BBQ, 311 West 104th Avenue, Northglenn

Quaker Steak & Lube, 10392 Reed Street, Broomfield

Red Claw Seafood and Wings, 472 South Federal Boulevard

Rhythms Bar, 7101 South Clinton, Centennial

Rise & Shine Biscuit Kitchen & Cafe, 330 South Holly Street

Rock-A-Billies, 12363 West 64th Avenue, Arvada

Rockaway Tavern, 2036 Broadway

Rockstar Lounge, 940 Lincoln Street

Rudy's Country Store and Bar-B-Que, 315 South 31st Street, Colorado Springs

Saucy, 2200 Market Street

Se7en, 925 Lincoln Street, Unit C

Sienna Wine Bar and Small Plates, 3422 East 12th Avenue

Simple Sugar Bakery, 2107 East Virginia Avenue

Slices, 7155 East Hampden Avenue

Smashburger, 1203 16th Street

Smashburger, 1650 28th Street, Boulder

Snooze, 6781 South York Street, Suite 515, Littleton

Socorro's, 19 East Bayaud Street

Southwest Porch (at Skyline Park)

Star Bar, 2137 Larimer Street

Stoney's Bar and Grill, 1111 Lincoln Street

Swing Thai, 1612 Wazee Street

Strange Brewing Company, 1331 Zuni Street

Sweet Ginger, 2710 East Third Avenue

Syrup, 300 Josephine Street

Tapas de Espana, 2301 Seventh Street

Ted's Montana Grill, 1701 Pearl Street, Boulder

Teleras, 810 East 88th Avenue

1301 Santa Fe Tavern & Grill, 1301 Santa Fe Drive

Toby Keith's I Love This Bar & Grill, 8260 Northfield Boulevard, Suite 1370

Tryst Lounge, 1512 Larimer Street

Twin Perks, 1628 Federal Boulevard

University Groundz Coffee House, 2493 South University Boulevard

Uptown Brothers Brewing Company, 320 East Colfax Avenue

Viejo Domingo, 3555 West 38th Avenue

The Village at Edgewater, 5700 West 25th Avenue, Edgewater

Virgilio's Pizzeria and Wine Bar, 10025 West San Juan Way, Littleton

Volcano, 10440 East Arapahoe Road, Englewood

Waffle Brothers, 393 Corona Street

Walk-In Burgers, 2255 Sheridan Boulevard

Walnut Room Pizzeria, 2 Broadway

Walter's Pizzeria, 1906 Pearl Street

Wash Park Underground, 266-B South Downing Street

Wednesday's Pie, 1422 Larimer Street

Wild Bangkok Bar and Grill,1630 Welton Street

Wild Ivories Dueling Piano Saloon, 1400 Market Street

Wooden Spoon Cafe & Bakery, 2418 West 32nd Avenue

Wyland's Ocean Blue, 8316 Northfield Blvd., #1610

X Bar, 629 East Colfax Avenue

The Yabby Hut, 3355 South Yarrow Street

Yard House, 1555 Court Place

Yogurt Guru, 2636 East Third Avenue

Zi Fusion, 7340 South Clinton Street, Englewood

Zingers, 2075 South University Boulevard

Zocalo, 12 East 11th Avenue

Zook's Coffee and Ice Cream, 3156 West 38th Avenue


Abo's, 1035 Pearl Street, Boulder

Amazing Jake's,1400 South Abilene, Aurora

An's Lemongrass Grill, 2643 West 32nd Avenue

Andrews on Lincoln, 1111 Lincoln Street

Arapahoe Junction, 1805 Arapahoe Street

Aroma Cafe & Grill, 2017 South University Boulevard

Aviano Coffee, 955 Lincoln Street

Baked Stuffed Bunz on the Run Eatery, 1432 East 22nd Avenue

Bash, 1902 Blake Street

Benchwarmers, all three metro locations

Bimbaboo, 1738 Pearl Street

Blackberries, 710 East 26th Avenue

Bliss Bar & Bistro, 7501 Grandview Avenue, Arvada

Blue Rox Grill, 9271 Park Meadows Drive, Lone Tree

Blues on Blake, 1925 Blake Street

Bob's Sandwich Shop, 820 Main Street, Louisville

Brothers BBQ , 2589 South Lewis Way, Lakewood

Bump & Grind, 439 East 17th Avenue

Burnt Toast,1235 Pennsylvania Avenue, Boulder

The Cabin on Broadway, 2479 South Broadway

Cafe Colorado, 287 Columbine Street

Campo de Fiori, 300 Fillmore Street

Carmen's Cafe, 1115 Grant Street

Chef's Noodle House, 10400 East Sixth Avenue

Chez Cheese Gourmet Market, 1512 Larimer Street

Chopsticks China Bistro, 5117 South Yosemite Street, Greenwood Village

Cilantro Fusion, 1531 Stout Street

Claim Jumper, 7407 Park Meadows Drive, Lone Tree

Coffee Sanctuary, 900 28th Street, Boulder

The Counter, Park Meadows Mall


Daphne's Deli, 393 Corona Street

Daphne's Greek Deli, 575 Lincoln Street

Dewey's American Grill, 5151 South Federal Boulevard

Diego Zhang's, 12073 East Arapahoe Road, Englewood

Dino's Soda Bar, 2217 East Mississippi Avenue

Dolan's, 2319 Arapahoe Avenue, Boulder

Evil Bean, 1512 Larimer Street

Fidel's, 12 East 11th Avenue

Fisher Clark Deli 723 South University Boulevard

14th Street Bar & Grill, 1400 Pearl Street, Boulder

Front Porch Cafe, 1115 Grant Street

Fuddruckers (all three Colorado locations)

Fuhgidabowdit Pizzeria, 2041 South University Boulevard

Gelman's Restaurant & Bar, 2911 West 38th Avenue

A Grande Finale Patisserie, 641 Main Street, Louisville

HandleBar and Grill, 305 South Downing Street

Heaven Star, 6700 West 120th Avenue, Broomfield

Hog Wild BBQ, 2103 South Broadway

House, 4363 Tennyson Street

J'Shabu, 2680 South Havana Street

Jamaica Juice, 1512 Larimer Street

Joseph's Southern Food, 2868 Fairfax Street

Kazmos Lounge, 1381 Kalamath Street

Kermitts Roadhouse, Highway 6 in Idaho Springs, closed temporarily because of a New Year's Eve fire

Larimer Hot House, 2810 Larimer Street

Lee's Garden, 2990 West Mississippi Avenue

Len & Bill's Lounge, 2301 South Broadway

Lizard's, 1920 Blake Street

Mel's Bar and Grill, 5970 South Holly Street

My Pizza Peel, 1645 Stout Street

9th Avenue Grill, 900 Jersey Street

Novo Coffee, 7745 Wadsworth Boulevard, Arvada

Old Tyme Dogs & Drafts , 2479 South Broadway

Open Tap & Grill, 1446 South Broadway

Panaderia Guadalajara, 2223 West 32nd Avenue

Pappadeaux, 9145 Sheridan, Westminster

Penalty Box, 1862 South Wadsworth Boulevard

Perky Cups, 12101 East Iliff Avenue, Aurora

Pierre's on Madison, 3435 East 28th Avenue

Pre-Game Sports Bar, 1434 Blake Street

Primebar, 1515 Arapahoe, Denver

Purple Martini, 1201 16th Street

Q Worldly Barbecue & Lounge, 2817 East Third Avenue

Radex Bistro, 2779 Iris Avenue, Boulder

Recovery Room, 819 Colorado Boulevard

Red's Pub, 7330 West 120th Avenue, Broomfield

Roslyn Grill, 504 East Colfax Avenue

Red Trolley, 2639 West 32nd Avenue (closed for remodeling)

Ruby Tuesday, 8025 West Bowles Avenue, Littleton

Saigon Landing, 6585 Greenwood Plaza Boulevard (closed because of fire)

Satchel's Market, 5021 East 28th Avenue

Sauce, 5322 Denver Tech Center Boulevard

Saucy's BBQ and Grill, 2200 Market Street

Second Street Art Market and Wine Bar, 366 Second Street, Monument

Siamese Plate on the Go, 1575 Folsom Street

Soleil Mediterranean Grille & Wine Bar, 2817 East Third Avenue

Sportsbook, 1434 Blake Street

Stick-e-Star, 2070 South University Boulevard

Tambien, 250 Steele Street

Tea Box, 2353 East Third Avenue

Thai Green Chile, 1156 South Broadway

Thunderbird Burgers and BBQ, 1530 Blake Street

Trinity Irish Pub, 29017 Hotel Way, Evergreen

Tryst, 1512 Larimer Street

Wen Chocolates, 1541 Platte Street

Wolfe's Barbecue, 333 East Colfax Avenue

Zona's Tamales, 713 East 26th Avenue

Zuni Kitchen, 3007 Zuni Street


BenchWarmers Tavern & Grill, 6631 South Peoria Street, Centennial

Crepes on the Go, Streets of Southglenn

Dive on Fifteenth, 1512 Larimer Street (which is now Tryst again)

Hades Bar & Grill, 2200 South Broadway

Japanese Kitchen, 2125 South Sheridan Boulevard

Jezebel's Juke Joint & Brothel, 3862 High Street

kaTcH Fish House, 1300 Pennsylvania Street

Leo Goto's Riverfront, 2852 West Bowles Avenue, Littleton

Loaves N Ladles, 723 South University Boulevard


Bayleaf, to 1222A Pearl Street, Boulder

Blake Street Tavern, to 2301 Blake Street

Pupusas Sabor Hispano, to 4500 Broadway Street, Boulder

Puerto Vallarta, to 35 Federal Boulevard

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