The Word is Getting Around
Local chef-restaurant owner Jennifer Jasinski took home the James Beard Award in 2013 and other Denver chefs continue to receive nominations for the prestigious award year after year.
A Steak Lover's Paradise
Western cuisine is still thriving in Denver, thanks to acclaimed steak, bison and game houses like the Buckhorn Exchange and The Fort.
Denver's chefs share a devotion to fresh local ingredients. Palisade peaches, heirloom tomatoes, free-range meats, and artisan cheeses are found on Mile High menus.
From Pacific Rim-inspired fusions to creative spins on comfort food classics, Denver restaurants go beyond the ordinary.
Beer City, USA
More beer is created in Denver than any other city, from the Coors Brewery to dozens of upstart microbreweries.