Chris Cina's had some bad luck lately, with his last gig at Twig's Wine Bar and Pickles Deli in Tipsy's, a gigantic liquor store in Littleton, drying up fast last fall. And that was after an absolutely disastrous attempt to open T. Kelly's at 1361 Court Place.
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Still, Cina's got an impressive resume -- with earlier stints at Aubergine and the Fourth Story -- and his luck may now have turned with his new job: at the gigantic Ameristar Casino in Black Hawk, which has put him in charge of the Timberline Grill, revamped for 24/7 gaming -- and the opening of Ameristar's 32-story hotel set for this fall.