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Denver's five best underrated patios

There's no doubt that fall and winter are nudging out the summer heat, but we still see sun and warm temperatures in the forecast -- so we're not quite ready to give up on patio season yet. And because we're kind of sick of our old haunts and regular summer rotation at this point in the year, here are Denver's five best patios that you might not know exist:
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Laura Shunk was Westword's restaurant critic from 2010 to 2012; she's also been food editor at the Village Voice and a dining columnist in Beijing. Her toughest assignment had her drinking ten martinis and eating ten Caesar salads over the course of 48 hours. She still drinks martinis, but remains lukewarm on Caesar salads.
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