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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:

RESTAURANTS THAT OPENED IN 2010

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

 

RESTAURANTS THAT CLOSED IN 2010

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

 

RESTAURANTS THAT OPENED AND CLOSED IN 2010

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

RESTAURANTS THAT MOVED IN 2010

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

Know of anything we missed? Post it below.

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