The 25 most promising Denver restaurants of 2013

  • Adelitas Cocina y Cantina
  • Acorn
  • Acorn
  • Adelitas Cocina y Cantina
  • Adelitas Cocina y Cantina
  • Acorn
  • Beast + Bottle
  • Beast + Bottle
  • Beast + Bottle
  • Bocadillo
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  • Bocadillo
  • Bonanno Brothers Pizzeria
  • Bonanno Brothers Pizzeria
  • Bonanno Brothers Pizzeria
  • BRU handbuilt ales and eats
  • BRU handbuilt ales and eats
  • BRU handbuilt ales and eats
  • Cafe Max
  • Cafe Max
  • Cafe Max
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  • Chili Verde
  • Chili Verde
  • Chili Verde
  • Los Chingones
  • Los Chingones
  • Los Chingones
  • Comida Cantina
  • Comida Cantina
  • Comida Cantina
  • Corner House
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  • Corner House
  • Corner House
  • Curtis Club
  • Curtis Club
  • Curtis Club
  • Harman's eat and drink
  • Harman's eat and drink
  • Harman's eat and drink
  • Humboldt
  • Humboldt
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  • Humboldt
  • Lower 48 Kitchen
  • Lower 48 Kitchen
  • Lower 48 Kitchen
  •  Old Major
  •  Old Major
  •  Old Major
  •  Olive and Finch Eatery, Bakery & Market
  •  Olive and Finch Eatery, Bakery & Market
  •  Olive and Finch Eatery, Bakery & Market
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  • Plimoth
  • Plimoth
  • Plimoth
  • Root down at DIA
  • Root down at DIA
  • Root down at DIA
  • Session Kitchen
  • Session Kitchen
  • Session Kitchen
  • The Social
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  • The Social
  • The Social
  • Spuntino
  • Spuntino
  • Spuntino
  • Sugarmill
  • Sugarmill
  • Sugarmill
  • Truffle Table
  • Truffle Table
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  • Truffle Table
  • Udi's Pizza Cafe and Bar
  • Udi's Pizza Cafe and Bar
  • Udi's Pizza Cafe and Bar
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Hundreds of restaurants have opened in metro Denver in 2013, with more hurrying to join the dining scene before the end of the year. Some are new versions of old restaurants, others are completely new to the scene; many are far too new to have been reviewed. But all of the following spots make the list of our 25 most promising restaurants of 2013.

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