See also: - Best Place to Recover From Smoking 2002 Taki'sTaki, who was born in Japan, moved to Colorado in the late '70s to work for a restaurant in Vail. After that, he worked in a series of restaurants and bars in Boulder and Denver, and finally opened his own place, Golden Tempura Bowl, in 1990. In 1998, he moved his restaurant across Colfax and renamed the place Taki's.
And ever since, it's been a favorite with bargain-minded Denverites looking for healthy, cheap food downtown (or delivered). For updates, check the restaurant's Facebook page.