Cafe Society

A gem on South Pearl, tacos on Federal: A second helping of Cafe Society, June 17-21

This week Gretchen Kurtz revisited a gem on South Pearl, Gaia Bistro; Mark Antonation's travels on Federal Boulevard reached Tacos y Salsas; and Lori Midson chatted with Gerard Strong, who became executive chef of Central Bistro & Bar late last year.

And there was lots of other action on the Denver dining scene.

See also: - Gaia Bistro on South Pearl is a true gathering place - Photos: A closer look at Gaia Bistro - Chef and Tell with Gerard Strong, exec chef of Central Bistro & Bar

Opening this week: Rocko's Tacos, 6981 West Alaska Drive, Lakewood

Closing this week: Tony P's, 240 Milwaukee Street Phat Thai, 2900 East Second Avenue

And watch for Jax Cherry Creek, set to open June 24 at 650 South Colorado Boulevard.

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