Reader: Andrew Knowlton seriously needs to wash his hair

We named

Pinche Taqueria


Best New Restaurant
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in the

Best of Denver 2012

, and

Bon Appetit

agrees; in his list of the country's fifty best new restaurants, restaurant editor

Andrew Knowlton names Pinche

, as well as



Pizzeria Locale

(even though the latter is not so new)...

But readers have other quibbles with Knowlton. Says Denver Dave:

Andrew Knowlton is a self-possessed know-it-all. Ever catch him when he was judging Iron Chef? Total jerk off -- who seriously needs to wash his hair. I have no problem with LInger, Pinche or Pizzeria Locale but are we seriously saying that they are among the 50 top new restaurants in the U.S.? Give me a break.

Forget the rest of the country -- what do you think are the best new restaurants in metro Denver? Post your suggestions below.

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