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    26
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  • First Review
    May 12, 2014
  • Last Review
    August 28, 2014
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    3.8
 
 
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North is offering a prix fixe menu and accepting reservations this Valentines Day! Please visit our website to view the menu and contact the restaurant directly to save your seat. We hope you will join us! Thanks, North<br />We’ve turned a modern lens on traditional Italian cooking. North Italia is our love letter to Italy—a place that’ll make you feel like you’ve stepped off a charming side street to discover a culinary gem. After a decade in business, we’ve learned a thing or two and we’re approaching perfection in the art of handmade pasta and pizza. Every day, we start from scratch to create dishes like Strozzapreti with Bloomsdale spinach or supple ribbons of tagliatelle for our Bolognese. Our pizza is a revelation: an airy, barely chewy center embraced by a perfectly crisp crust. With the spirit of the Italian taverna, North is the place to talk shop over a cocktail or swap gossip sharing delectable chef creations.Every neighborhood would be lucky to have a place like North.
 
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
a good choice in Cherry Creek
OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 8/26/2014
 2007
Dined on 8/26/2014
 2007
Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
"Good food, good drinks. Great spot next to JW Marriott. Bolognese is outrageously good; barolo by the glass not so much."
Dined on 8/26/2014
 2007
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Del Frisco's Double Eagle Steak House has been awarded best steak house both locally and nationally. We serve prime steak, seafood, veal, lamb and lobster tails. Enjoy a relaxing after dinner drink in our cigar lounge with live music Wed-Sat. Private dining room are available for both personal and business functions.
 
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Best Steakhouse in DTC
OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 8/06/2014
 2007
Dined on 8/06/2014
 2007
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
"Consistently good, simple, high quality steakhouse food."
Dined on 8/06/2014
 2007
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Welcome to Stoic & Genuine! Denver’s iconic multi-coastal seafood, oyster house and granita bar committed to impeccably fresh, sustainable, and creative seafood preparations set in the grand ambiance of Denver's newly renovated historic Union Station. An exhibition kitchen opens up to a fresh raw bar with ever-changing selections of shellfish. The beverage program is centered on a creative granita bar, craft and classic cocktails and a broad grower champagne selection by the bottle and glass. No ocean. No worries.
 
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Cool Spot but Waitstaff Needs Help
OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 8/04/2014
 2007
Dined on 8/04/2014
 2007
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
"Very interesting menu - both food and cocktails. Great location. Food was good; oysters were great. I'm sure they're still working out the kinks but our waiter was some bizarre combination of immature and cocky. He kept blaming the bartender and the kitchen for the slow service, then kept trumpeting how the restaurant is so very unique - they make their own soda, they only carry certain liquors and wines, etc. - like we were fortunate to be there. Try more humility and less "too cool for school"."
Dined on 8/04/2014
 2007
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The name Hapa is derived from the Hawaiian term that describes a harmonious blend of Asian and American cultures. Like our name, our food reflects this dynamic combination. The menu is based on traditional Japanese cooking fundamentals which are then amplified, muted, or mixed with influences from many different sytles of cooking until they are something completely new: they're Hapa. We have stretched the boundaries of creativity to develop dishes that defy all the rules while holding true to our roots. We hope you will find our menu innovative, uninhibited, and distinctly fun!
 
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 8/04/2014
 2007
Dined on 8/04/2014
 2007
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Dined on 8/04/2014
 2007
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WE LOVE FOOD<br /><br />We believe in an eclectic yet approachable love for food. Our chefs draw from foundations in classic French and Italian cuisine, finding inspiration in seasonal and local ingredients that offer a modern twist to each dish. Our ever changing menus reflect the efforts of our collaboration with unique purveyors, local farmers, and artisan producers. Join us for an elevated, unpretentious dining experience.
 
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Creative and talented chefs
OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 7/26/2014
 2007
Dined on 7/26/2014
 2007
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
"Always interesting things on the menu, well conceived and well prepared. Great variety/diversity, healthy options, and most importantly it's all very tasty. This place is great!!"
Dined on 7/26/2014
 2007
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Ambli is Denver’s new culinary experience specializing in global gourmet cuisine. From our chic decor to our savory dishes, you’ll find food choices designed to tempt the palate while introducing new flavors from all over the world. You’ll find influences from Indian, Italian, Asian and Thai cuisine. Pick up food to go or dine in our tapas lounge.
 
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Cool place w/ Great Menu
OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 7/18/2014
 2007
Dined on 7/18/2014
 2007
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
"Who would have expected a hip, interesting restaurant in a strip center at Holly & Leetsdale, but voila!! Very interesting menu, well prepared and well presented. Cool room as well. Definitely going into my rotation."
Dined on 7/18/2014
 2007
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Welcome to Pizza Republica! The word "republic" is derived from the Latin phrase res publica, which can be translated as "a public affair". In our eyes it helps define our hospitality and passionate culinary style. Quite simply, we don't cook for us or our ego, we cook for and serve you. We strive to bring the rustic ambiance and fresh ingredient farm to table philosophy found throughout Italy, home to Colorado. We use the finest imported ingredients and century old artisan traditions to bring the definitive Neapolitan pizza experience to our guests.
 
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Great Lunch spot in DTC
OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 7/14/2014
 2007
Dined on 7/14/2014
 2007
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
"Pizza lunch special - pizza, salad, drink, cookie for $10! Sit on the patio and a great break from work."
Dined on 7/14/2014
 2007
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Venice Ristorante offers first class authentic Italian cuisine.
 
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Best Italian in town
OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 7/12/2014
 2007
Dined on 7/12/2014
 2007
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
"Great good; great menu. Family owned and operated. Fresh and interesting seafood dishes. My only issue is that when you use Open Table one often gets a bad table."
Dined on 7/12/2014
 2007
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Modern Mexican Cuisine . Tequila Bar . Year-Round Rooftop Tequila Lounge<br /><br />At La Sandia, internationally acclaimed Chef Richard Sandoval uses innovative culinary techniques and fresh, local ingredients to raise authentic Mexican recipes to new heights. Enjoy Chef Sandoval's modern Mexican flavors with selections from our Tequila Bar - we offer over 100 varieties of tequila, as well as handcrafted margaritas. Warm, Latin-inspired service will round out your experience at La Sandia. <br /><br />Please note that, due to extremely high demand, we are not able to take reservations for rooftop or patio seating. Rooftop and patio seating are available on a first come, first serve basis.<br /><br />We look forward to seeing you at La Sandia. Buen provecho y salud!
 
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Try the patio in the summer
OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 7/01/2014
 2007
Dined on 7/01/2014
 2007
Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
"La Sandia has a great location - perched high above everything else at Park Meadows. Great views from the patio in the summertime. Food is pretty good - definitely not memorable - but lots of great tequila choice."
Dined on 7/01/2014
 2007
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The name Hapa is derived from the Hawaiian term that describes a harmonious blend of Asian and American cultures. Like our name, our food reflects this dynamic combination. The menu is based on traditional Japanese cooking fundamentals which are then amplified, muted, or mixed with influences from many different sytles of cooking until they are something completely new: they're Hapa. We have stretched the boundaries of creativity to develop dishes that defy all the rules while holding true to our roots. We hope you will find our menu innovative, uninhibited, and distinctly fun!
 
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 7/01/2014
 2007
Dined on 7/01/2014
 2007
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Dined on 7/01/2014
 2007
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