The Top 10 Restaurants in Denver, Colorado

There are plenty of outstanding choices for those looking to get out in the Mile High City and enjoy some delicious food. Ever since Denver’s population began a hockey stick-like rise in the early 2010’s, the restaurant scene has flourished along with it.

Because of the vast variety of great eats in Denver, we’re helping you distill it all down into the top ten.

Top 10 Eats in Denver

#10: Snooze AM Eatery

Snooze is a Denver mainstay offering fantastic brunches and a warm, welcoming environment. Most locals consider Snooze more of a ‘high-end’ place to grab a bite, so take that into consideration.

#9: Ambli Mexico

Known for their fantastic Lobster Ceviche, Ambli Mexico touts real Mexican fare at a price that you can stomach, too.

#8: Root Down

For lunch in Denver, you simply can’t beat Root Down! This trendy joint offers excellent pasta, cocktails, and a wide variety of vegan or vegetarian options.

#7: Hops and Pie

When you’re in the mood for delicious pizza to enjoy along with a tasty beer, you’re in the mood for Hops and Pie. Be sure to try the Reuben!

#6: Pete’s Kitchen

Don’t feel like spending a ton of money, but still want to enjoy a delicious meal in Denver? Check out Pete’s Kitchen, where American and Greek food combine to give patrons a unique and inexpensive dining experience.

#5: Acorn

Located right off Brighton Boulevard in Denver, Acorn has garnered a reputation for being an upscale alternative to the chain restaurants. Feature plates include the Braised Lamb and Shrimp and Grits.

#4: Piatti Denver

Piatti Denver is the quintessential Italian restaurant located in the Cherry Creek area of town. This quaint little spot has something for everyone, including those who prefer vegan or vegetarian options.

#3: Marco’s Coal-Fired

You’ve heard of coal-fired pizza, but have you tasted it? If not, be sure to put Marco’s Coal-Fired on your list of must-try Denver restaurants.

#2: Sam’s No. 3

Rivaling Snooze AM eatery as the best brunch spot in Denver, Sam’s No. 3 has been featured on national television as one of the best places to enjoy great food in the Mile High City.

#1: Sushi Den

No matter how finicky you are when it comes to sushi, you’ll find your delight at Sushi Den. This upscale restaurant offers a truly exquisite sushi menu with a low-key, calmly lit dining environment.

…and there you have it! The top 10 restaurants you simply must try when you’re in Denver. Which of these is your favorite? Contact us and let us know!