Dining

Italian

Maggiano’s Little Italy

$$

Family/Romantic/Friends 

Reservations recommended

 

500 16th Street #150 Denver

(303) 260-7707 

Mon-Thu 11a-10p, Fri-Sat 11a-11p, Sun 11a-9p Downtown Denver

7401 South Clinton Street Englewood 

(303) 858-1405

South Denver/DTC



Piatti

190 St. Paul Street Denver 

(303) 321-1919

Mon-Thurs 11:30a-9pm, Fri-Sat 11:30a-10p

Sun 5p-9p

$$

Cherry Creek neighborhood Family/Romantic/Friends

Reservations recommended



Carmine’s on Penn *Moxie Favorite!*

92 South Pennsylvania Street Denver
(303) 777-6443
Tue-Thu 5-9p, Fri-Sat 5-10p, Sun 5-9p
$$
Wash Park neighborhood
Family/friends/hidden gem
Reservations recommended



Pasquini’s

Family/diner/pizzeria *excellent* pizza
$$



Pasquini's Broadway

1310 S. Broadway Denver, CO 80210
(303) 744-0917
Mon-Thurs 11a-11pm, Fri-Sat 11a-Midnight, Sun 2p-11p
Platt Park/South Denver neighborhood


Pasquini's Highland

2400 West 32nd Ave. Denver, CO 80211
(303) 477-4900
*Sun 11a-11p, Fri-Sat 11a-Midnight
*Delivery 11a-midnight daily
Highlands, near west of Denver



Luca D’Italia

711 Grant Street Denver
(303) 832-6600
Tue-Sat 5pm-10pm
$$$
Perimeter of downtown Denver
Fine dining/Upscale/



Panzano

909 17th Street Denver
(303) 296-3525
Breakfast Mon-Fri 6:30a-10a
Brunch Sat-Sun 8a-2:30p
Lunch Mon-Fri 11a-2:30p
Dinner Sun 4:30p-9p, Mon-Thurs 5p-10p,

Fri-Sat 5p-11p 
Closed on holidays
$$$
Downtown Denver
Contemporary fine dining/upscale



Cinzzetti’s

281 W 104th Ave Northglenn
(303) 451-7300
Lunch Mon–Fri 11:30a–2p     
Dinner Mon–Fri 5p-9p, Sat 3p–9p, Sun 3p-8:30p (lower kids pricing W-F)     
Brunch Sat 11a-3p, Sun 10a-3p  
$-$$
Northglenn/North Denver
Enormous buffet in villa style setting/family dining



Café Colore

R12, 1512 Larimer St Denver
(303) 534-6844
Mon-Thurs 11a-9p, Fri & Sat 11a-10p, Sun 11a-8p
$$
Romantic/fine dining
Downtown Denver



Venice Ristorante and wine bar

Romantic/fine dining/renaissance décor
$$-$$$

1700 Wynkoop Street, Denver, CO 80202
(303) 534-2222
Lunch- Mon-Fri 11a-4:30p
Dinner- Mon-Thur 5p-10p, Fri-Sat 5p-11p,

Sun 5p-10p

Downtown Denver

5946 S Holly Street, Greenwood Village
(720) 482-9191
*Mon-Fr 11a-2p
*Sun 5p-9p
Denver Tech Center



Luigi’s Bent Noodle *Moxie Favorite!*

3055 South Parker Road  Aurora
(303) 337-2733
Mon-Sat 11a-9p, Sun 4p-9p
$$
Family/romantic/Rat Pack music/banquet facility/neighborhood gem/family owned
Aurora at 225 and Parker



Cafe Jordano *Moxie Favorite!*

C9, 11068 West Jewell Avenue  Lakewood
(303) 988-6863
Lunch: Mon-Fri 11a-2p
Dinner: Mon-Thur 5p-9p, Fri Sat 5p-10p
Closed on Sunday
$-$$
Family dining/Authentic Italian/Family owned/neighborhood gem
Lakewood/west of Denver
Reservations *highly* recommended, there is usually a line out the door because it is unquestionably worth the wait.



Nonna's Chicago Bistro & Wine Bar

6603 Leetsdale Dr #1  Denver

(303) 399-2000

Lunch: Mon-Fri 11a - 2p
Dinner: Sun-Thu 5p - 9p, F
ri-Sat 5p - 10:30p

$$+

Family dining/Romantic/Family owned/neighborhood gem

Southeast Denver

Reservations recommended

Live music on weekends

Breakfast~Brunch Only

Snooze *Moxie Favorite!*

Mon-Fri 6:30a-2:30p

Sat-Sun 7:00a-2:30p

$$  

2262 Larimer Street Denver

(303) 297-0700


700 Colorado Boulevard Denver
(303) 736-6200

6781 S York St Centennial
(303) 734-965

Family/Friends/Green/Unique menu/Bar/Coffee

 

 

Lucile's *Moxie Favorite!*

275 South Logan Street  Denver

(303) 282-6258

M-F 7a–2p, Sat-Sun 8a–2p

$-$$

Southeast Denver

Hidden Gem/Home Cooking/Cajun/Family/

Friends/Don't miss this one!    

The Egg & I

M-F: 6a -2p, Sat-Sun: 7a-2:30p

$-$$

Family/Friends/Country diner

560 S Holly St Denver

303-577-9050

12325 W 64th Ave Arvada

303-423-8775



8025 Sheridan Blvd Arvada

303-577-0070

799 US Hwy 287 Broomfield

303-439-2202



6818 S Yosemite St Centennial

303-804-0902

6890 S University Blvd Centennial

303-694-9100     



9344 Dorchester St Highlands Ranch

303-346-8687

7830 W. Alameda Ave Lakewood

720-287-5353    



2630 W Belleview Ave Littleton

303-794-0100  



18901 E Mainstreet Parker

303-840-3343  



885 Thornton Pkwy Thornton

303-451-1655   

Middle Eastern

 

Jerusalem's

1890 East Evans Avenue Denver

(303) 777-8828 or 777-8838

Sun-Thu 9a-4am, Fri-Sat 9a-5am

$-$$

Family/Friends/Cafe/College/All night/Authentic

University of Denver 

   

Mataam Fez 

4609 East Colfax Avenue Denver

(303) 399-9282

M-Th, Sun 5:30–9p, Fri-Sat 5:30p–10p

$25-$35 per person for 5 course meal

Friends/Date/Moroccan/Authentic/Belly Dancers

*Most of the seating here is on floor cusions

East Denver

Chinese

John Holly’s Asian Bistro

2422 South Downing Street  Denver, CO 80210

(303) 722-8686
Mon-Thurs 11a-10p, Fri-Sat 11a-11p,

Sun 11:30a-10p
$$
Chinese/Sushi/Wine/Romantic/Fine dining

Uptown/Five Points 



Imperial Chinese Seafood 

431 South Broadway, Denver
(303) 698-2800
M-Th 11a-9:30p, Fri 11a-10p, Sat 12p-10p,

Sun 4p-9:30p

$$

Chinese/Vegetarian/Gluten Free

Washington Park West

 

Ming's Dynasty 

4251 East Mississippi Avenue, Denver
(303) 757-4923
M-Thur 11a-10p, Fri 11a-10:30p, 

Sat 3:30p-10:30p, Sun 12p-10p

$$

Chinese/Fine dining

Virginia Village/East Denver

Great Wall 
440 East Colfax Avenue, Denver
(303) 832-6611

M-Thurs 11a-11p, Fri-Sat 11a-12a,

Sun 11:30a-11p
$$

Chinese/Cafe/Fast Food

Downtown

Wok Uptown 

1789 Ogden Street, Denver
(303) 861-2888

Sun-Mon 11a-9:30p, Sat 3p-9:30p 

$$

Chinese/Cafe

Uptown

 

P.F. Chang's  

1415 15th Street, Denver
(303) 260-7222

7210 W Alameda Ave. Lakewood

(303) 922-5800

8315 S Park Meadows Center Dr. Lone Tree

(303) 790-7744

1 W Flatiron Drive, Broomfield

(720) 887-6200   

23902 E Prospect Ave. Aurora

(303) 627-5450  

Sun-Thurs 11a-10p, Fri-Sat 11a-11p

$$

Chinese/Fine dining/Gluten Free/Vegetarian 


JJ Chinese Restaurant 

2500 West Alameda Avenue, Denver
(303) 934-8888

Mon-Fri 11a-12a, Sat-Sun 10:30a-12a

$$

Chinese/Hidden Gem/Authentic

Southwest Denver 

Grand China 
2200 East Colfax Avenue, Denver
(303) 355-5575

M-W 11a-9p, Th-Sat 11a-10p, Sun 4p-9p

$$

Chinese/Fine dining

City Park West/Near East Denver

 

Peter's Chinese Cafe 
2609 East 12th Avenue, Denver, CO
(303) 377-3218

Daily 11a-9:30p

$-$$

Chinese

Congress Park

Denver Favorites

Capital Grille

1450 Larimer Street, Denver

(303) 539-2500
M-Th 11:30a–2:30p, 5–10p 

Fr 11:30a–2:30p, 5–11p 

Sat  5p–11p, Sun  4–9p  

$$

Family/Grille/Fine Dining/Friends/Date

Downtown

Racine's

650 Sherman Street  Denver

(303) 595-0418

M-W 7a–11m, Th-Fr 7a–12am
Sat 8a–12am, 
Sun 8a–11p

$$  

Family/Friends/Date/Banquet/Fine Dining

Downtown



Cherry Cricket

2641 East 2nd Avenue  Denver

(303) 322-7666

11am-2am

$-$$

Bar & Grille/Neighborhood gem

Cherry Creek  

 

The Fort

19192 Colorado 8  Morrison

(303) 697-4771

M-F 5:30p-10p, Sat-Sun 5-10  

$$-$$$

Fine dining/Date/Banquet/Family/Wild game/Steaks

Far west of Denver, near Red Rocks Amphitheatre

French

Bistro Vendome

1420 Larimer Street Denver
(303) 825-3232
Dinner 5p–10p M–Th, 5p–11p Fri-Sat, 5p–9p Sun
Brunch 10a–2p, Sat-Sun

$$

Bistro/Romantic/Friends/Hidden Gem

Downtown

Coohills
1400 Wewatta Street Denver
(303) 623-5700

Lunch Wed-Fri 11:30a-1:30p

Cocktails M-F 2:30p-6:30p, Sat-Sun 4p-7p 

Dinner Sun-Th 5p-9p, Fri-Sat 5p-10p  

$$-$$$

Fine Dining/Friends

Downtown
 

Le Central
112 East 8th Ave Denver
(303) 863-8094

M-F Lunch 11:30a-2:30p
Sat-Sun Brunch 
10a-2:30p

M-Th Dinner 5:30-10p, Fri-Sun 5-10p, Sun 5p-9p

$-$$

Cafe/Family/Friends

South Downtown
 

Indulge French Bistro

4140 West 38th Avenue Denver
(303) 433-7400
Tue-Thu 5-9p, Fri-Sat 5-10p

$$-$$$

Fine Dining/Bistro/Hidden Gem

Far west Highlands  
 

Z Cuisine & A Côté

2239 W. 30th Avenue Denver
(303) 477-1111

Z-Cuisine: Wed-Sat: 4:30p-10p

À Côté: Tue: 4:30p-10p, Wed-Sat: 4:30p-12a  

$$

Authentic Bistro/Absinthe Bar/Parisian Cafe/Gem

Highlands



Le Grand Bistro & Oyster Bar

1512 Curtis Street Denver
(303) 534-1155

M-F: Lunch 11a-3p, Cocktails 3p-6p Dinner 5p-Close

Sat & Sun: Brunch 9a-3p Dinner 5p-Close

$$

Bistro/Fine dining/Date/Friends/*lavender ice cream!

Downtown/Theatre district

La Merise

2700 E. 3rd Ave Denver  

(720) 596-4360

M-F Lunch 11a-3p, Dinner 5p-10p
Sat & Sun Brunch 10a-3p, 
Dinner 5p-10p 

Cherry Creek

Coffee Houses & Internet Cafe's 

For a list of Denver's best coffee houses and internet cafe's, please see the Techno Moxie page.

Mexican

Hacienda Colorado

​$$

Family/Romantic/Friends

Sun-Thu 11a-9p, Fri-Sat 11a-10p



10500 Bierstadt Way Englewood
(303) 858-8588

10422 Town Center Dr. Broomfield
(303) 460-0111

5056 S Wadsworth Way Lakewood

(303) 932-0272   

 

Benny's 

301 East 7th Ave Denver

(303) 894-0788

Mon 11a–10p, Tue-Fri 11a–11p
Sat 9a–11p, 
Sun 9a–10p 

$$  

Authentic/Family/Friends

Downtown



Dora's

2406 South Parker Rd  Denver

(303) 368-1527

Daily 11a-9p 

$$

Traditional Mexican/Family/Friends/Date

Southeast Denver/Aurora 

Blue Bonnet Cafe

457 South Broadway, Denver

(303) 778-0147 

Mon-Thu 11a-10p, Fri-Sat 11a-11p

Sun 11 a-9p 

$$

Traditional Mexican/Family/Friends/Date/Bar

Downtown

Japanese

Sushi Den on Pearl

1487 South Pearl Street Denver

(303) 777-0826  

M-Thu 11:30a–2:30p, 4:45–10:30p

Fri 11:30a–2:30p, 4:45p–12am
Sat 4:30p–12am, Sun 5p–10:30p

$$-$$$

Japanese/Sushi/Fine dining/Date/Friends

Platt Park/West Wash Park



Fontana Sushi

534 East Alameda Ave Denver

(303) 778-8818 

M-Th 11a–10p, Fri 11a–11p
Sat 12–11p, 
Sun 4–10p

$$

Japanese/Sushi bar/Fine Dining/Date/Friends

Southeast Denver



Sushi Katsu

2222 South Havana Street Aurora

(303) 368-8778 

M-Th 11a–2:30p, 4:30–10p

Fri-Sat 11a–2:30p, 4:30–11p, Sun 4–10p

$$

All you can eat/Hidden gem/Friends/Family  

Thai

Thai Basil

1422 East 18th Ave, Denver
(303) 861-1226

Mon-Sat 11a-10p, Sun 11p-9p

Perimeter east downtown Denver/City Park
 

540 East Alameda Ave, Denver

(303) 715-1188
Mon-Thur 11a-10p, Fri-Sat 11a-10:30p,

Sun 4:30p-10p
Wash Park neighborhood, southeast Denver



3301 West 38th Ave, Denver

(303) 433-2888
Mon-Thurs 11a-10p, Fri-Sat 11a-10:30p
Sun 4:30p-10p

Highlands neighborhood, near west Denver 



2710 South Havana Street, Aurora, CO

(303) 369-8889
Aurora at Hampden/Havana and Parker



8345 Park Meadows Center Drive, Lone Tree, CO

(303) 799-8788
Sun-Thur 11a-10p, Fri-Sat 11a-10:30p

Park Meadows Shopping Center/DTC 



2045 South University Boulevard, Denver, CO

(720) 633-8133
Mon-Thur 11a-9p, Fri & Sat 11a-9:30p

Sun 12p-9p
Delivery Hours 4:30p-Close

  Denver University neighborhood



The Elephant Bar

11a-10p Sun-Thurs, 11a-11p Fri-Sat
$$
Pan-Asian/American cuisine
Family/Exotic/Dining-Cocktail bar/Friends/Fun Date

Greenwood Village (south Denver/DTC)
8121 E Arapahoe Road
(720) 529-9920



Lakewood (Belmar/near west Denver)

7111 W Alaska Drive
(303) 922-7907



Tommy's Thai *Moxie Favorite!*

3410 East Colfax Avenue, Denver, CO

(303) 377-4244

Lunch Mon-Fri 11a-3:30p, Sat 12p-3:30p

Dinner Mon-Thurs 5p-9p, Fri-Sat 5p-10p

Closed Sun & between 3:30 & 5 everyday

$$

Perimeter east downtown

cafe/contemporary dining/friends/date night

Seafood

Ocean Prime

1465 Larimer Street, Denver
(303) 825-3663

Lunch: M-F 11a-4p
Dinner: M-Th 4p-10p, 
Fri-Sat 4p-11p, Sun 4p-9p 

$$-$$$

Fine Dining/Friends/Romantic

Downtown/Larimer Square



Landry's Seafood & Steakhouse

7209 South Clinton Street, Englewood

(303) 792-0285

M-Th: 11:30a-9:30p, Fri-Sat: 11:30a-10p
Sun: 11:30a-9:30p 

$$-$$$

Fine Dining/Romantic/Friends

Denver Tech Center 

Late/all-night diners

Pete’s Kitchen

1962 East Colfax Avenue Denver

(303) 321-3139

Open 24 hrs

$-$$

Diner/Hidden gem



Pete's University Cafe

2345 E Evans Ave Denver

(303) 733-7376

Daily 6a-11p

$-$$

Diner/Hidden gem  


Denver Diner

740 West Colfax Ave Denver

(303) 825-5443

Open 24 hrs

$-$$

Diner  

Tom’s Diner

601 East Colfax Avenue Denver

(303) 861-7493   

Open 24 hrs

$-$$

Diner/Restaurant

There is a .38 charge for stupid questions,

per the menu, under 'sides'.



Waffle House

Open 24 hrs

$-$$

Diner/Cafe

3805 Peoria St Denver
(303) 371-2631



8401 Pearl St Denver

(303) 287-1337

12880 East Mississippi Ave Aurora

(303) 696-1566 

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