Inside Jimmy’s Urban Bar & Grill + Video

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Q:  How did the idea for “Jimmy’s Urban Bar & Grill” come to be?   When I found the space I brainstormed a couple different concepts and wrote up plans for each but after doing a little research on the area I decided to go with Jimmys Urban Bar & Grill (soon to be Jimmy’s Killer […]

Bistro Vendome Offers Vegetarian Tasting Menu

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Becoming a vegetarian has never crossed my mind. That is until trying the vegetarian tasting menu at Bistro Vendome. The concept, orchestrated by chef de cuisine, Adam Branz, features five courses with a menu that rotates monthly. The question at hand: Can you feel satisfied after a vegetarian meal? Tough question, especially for those of […]

Stout Street Social Opens in Downtown Denver

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Modern + energetic new restaurant and bar is open for lunch, dinner and happy hour. A new spot for socializing has opened in downtown Denver. Last month, Stout Street Social began serving American food and drinks in a casual setting across from the Colorado Convention Center. The restaurant’s menu focuses on small plates and shareable […]

Outdoor Dining: 5 Patios ‘Out of Denver’ Not To Miss

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Food and drink always seem to be more enjoyable outdoors. With summer around the corner, patio season is heating up. Let’s take a look at the areas top patios for those eager to dine outside.   Augustine Grill The backyard of a Victorian home built in the 1900’s has become one of the most enjoyable […]

From Uncertainty to Stardom: Jelly Cafe + Q&A With Owners

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Owners of the Jelly Cafe and husband and wife team, Josh Epps and Christina Smith, opened this happening brunch spot after realizing there was a need for mom and pop style eateries in the city.  “We always saw a long line at Watercourse Foods during brunch. But they didn’t serve bacon,” laughs Josh. Jelly goes […]

Inside Patsy’s Inn: Denver’s Little Italy + Video

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Not many people know that Denver has it’s own Little Italy. And at the core of it, is a classic mom and pop joint place called Patsy’s Inn, which is Denver’s longest running Italian restaurant. It’s the kind of place you find super thick homemade noodles and an even thicker marinara sauce topped with heavy […]

Q&A Pastry Chef Watercourse Foods

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Rachel Kesley of Watercourse Foods talks to us about the Denver culinary scene. Read on to find out about her biggest kitchen mishap and how she ended up cooking for Prince. Carri: What trends do you notice in Denver food scene? Rachel:I see a lot more of the farm to table and using the whole […]

Go For Ramen & Authentic Japanese Cuisine At New Denver Restaurant.

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  A new Denver restaurant is warming things up this season with real ramen and one of the best sake selections in town. TOKIO was opened by Tokyo born Miki Hashminto in Denver’s Prospect Park just a few miles west of Coors Field in August. “Dining at TOKIO is the most authentic Japanese experiences one […]

Profile: Denver’s Central Bistro

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Dotted with vintage pieces from Denver’s past, Central Bistro is a true community eatery. Its famous “HOT” sign frames the kitchen entrance – a relic from the once great Regency Hotel where both Elvis and the Pope spent a Denver night. The Central Street restaurant offers patrons unpretentious gourmet dishes and a long list of […]

Review: Mountain Standard in Vail, Colorado

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One and a half years ago, the team behind Sweet Basil introduced a new restaurant concept in Vail: Mountain Standard. Serving up rustic American dishes cooked primarily over an open flame, Mountain Standard has quite literally become the standard for innovative comfort food in Vail. The owners, husband and wife team Matt and Jana Morgan, […]