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Cafe Mercato, Denver, CO
Cafe Mercato, Denver, CO
Cafe Mercato, Denver, CO
Cafe Mercato, Denver, CO
Cafe Mercato, Denver, CO

Cafe Mercato

4.6
4.6
1128 Reviews
$31 to $50
Italian
Café Mercato, located in Denver, is a modern Italian restaurant, owned and operated by Giancarlo Macchiarella of Locanda del Borgo

Mercato’s light and airy atmosphere and design permeates throughout the modern space. With a large open kitchen and large wine “library”, you will feel right at home sipping on a glass of select wine while watching the chefs create your meal.

The menu at Café Mercato is based on Southern Italian fare with a lighter approach. All of the pastas and sausages are made in-house, as well as gelato and desserts. Enjoy homemade pizza from our over imported from Italy and other selections from our wood-fire grill. Come visit us with your family and friends for our “family-style” specials, happy hour, Bon appétit!

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2 people

7:00 PM


Booked 8 times today

Order delivery or takeout

Additional information

  • Dining style
    Fine Dining
  • Price
    $31 to $50
  • Cuisines
    Italian
  • Hours of operation
    Lunch Mon–Sat 11:30 am–2:00 pm Dinner Daily 5:00 pm–9:00 pm
  • Phone number
    (303) 366-1315
  • Payment options
    AMEX, Mastercard, Visa
  • Dress code
    Casual Dress
  • Catering
    Contact us for more information for parties and more!!
  • Neighborhood
    Cherry Creek
  • Cross street
    Rampart Way
  • Parking details
    Public Lot
  • Entertainment
    Happy Hour 4pm-6pm.
  • Additional
    Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cafe, Cocktails, Full Bar, Gluten-free Options, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Takeout, View, Wheelchair Access, Wine

What 1,128 people are saying

Overall ratings and reviews

Reviews can only be made by diners who have eaten at this restaurant

4.6
4.6 based on recent ratings
  • 4.6Food
  • 4.5Service
  • 4.4Ambience
  • 4.2Value

NoiseModerate

1,128 Reviews
  1. CarlH

    San Francisco

    46 reviews

    vip
    4.0

    46 reviews

    Dined 2 days ago

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 4
    Very good food, service, and ambiance - Will definitely come back

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  2. Marshall

    Denver

    52 reviews

    5.0

    52 reviews

    Dined 2 days ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 4
    I have eaten here several times I'm the past, but it appears they may have a new chef whose work is outstanding. dinner was better than I expected.

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  3. OpenTable Diner

    Charleston

    8 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    8 reviews

    Dined on March 25, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Great service and food. Nice wine selection. We’ll visit again.
    Cafe MercatoResponded on March 26, 2024
    Thank you for your review. We hope that we will see you again soon at Cafe Mercato.

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  4. TedL

    Denver

    4 reviews

    4.0

    4 reviews

    Dined on March 24, 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    Great food, a bit too noisy. Delicious wine recommended by waiter.
    Cafe MercatoResponded on March 26, 2024
    Thank you for your review, Ted. We are happy you had great food and wine while dining with us in a full restaurant. We hope to see you again soon!

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  5. OpenTable Diner

    Denver

    1 review

    vip
    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on March 23, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Best pasta I have had in Denver and the gelato was delicious. Our server was kind and attentive. Very nice interior. Will definitely be going back soon.

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  6. KimberleeS

    Denver

    11 reviews

    3.0

    11 reviews

    Dined on March 16, 2024

    1. Overall 3
    2. Food 3
    3. Service 3
    4. Ambience 4
    The food was okay. There was inconsistency in the quality of the dishes our party of six ordered. Some were good and one was so salty we had to send it back. Our sever was very accommodating, which we appreciated. Overall, though, it took longer than usual for all of our courses to be served.
    Cafe MercatoResponded on March 26, 2024
    Thank you for your review. Our servers work hard to make sure that needs are met. We hope that you will join us again Cafe Mercato.

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  7. JochenH

    Denver

    2 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on March 13, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Matt was great! He made the evening a real experience. Well done!
    Cafe MercatoResponded on March 13, 2024
    Thank you, Jochem for your review. We agree, Matt is great! We hope to see you again soon at Cafe Mercato!

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  8. MarkP

    Denver

    28 reviews

    5.0

    28 reviews

    Dined on March 6, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    I just love this place. Great value for excellent food and attentive, competent service. It is a cozy place with a nice balance of casual ambience but really well prepared dishes and always a good seafood special, modestly priced wine selections, and nice cocktails. Everything so good about this place.
    Cafe MercatoResponded on March 13, 2024
    Thank you, Mark, for your review. We appreciate you taking time to share about your experience! We hope to see you again soon at Cafe Mercato!

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  9. LeeL

    Denver

    7 reviews

    5.0

    7 reviews

    Dined on March 3, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    Excellent service and very good and varied pasta, meats , pizzas and salads menu choices
    Cafe MercatoResponded on March 5, 2024
    Thank you Lee L. for your review! We hope to see you again soon at Cafe Mercato!

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  10. RobertR

    West Palm Beach

    4 reviews

    vip
    3.0

    4 reviews

    Dined on February 26, 2024

    1. Overall 3
    2. Food 3
    3. Service 3
    4. Ambience 4
    Unique ambiance at an old airbase in Denver. The rest was disappointing. The food was adequate but lower quality than expected for the prices charged. Service was poor. The is no reason dirty plates from the main course should remain on the table through desert.

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FAQs

Cafe Mercato offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (303) 366-1315.

Cafe Mercato is rated 4.6 stars by 1128 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable.

Make a reservation

2 people

7:00 PM


Booked 8 times today

Order delivery or takeout

Google Map for Cafe Mercato

7561 E. Academy Blvd, Denver, CO 80230

Additional information

  • Cross street
    Rampart Way
  • Neighborhood
    Cherry Creek
  • Hours of operation
    Lunch Mon–Sat 11:30 am–2:00 pm Dinner Daily 5:00 pm–9:00 pm
  • Price
    $31 to $50
  • Cuisines
    Italian
  • Dining style
    Fine Dining
  • Dress code
    Casual Dress
  • Parking details
    Public Lot
  • Payment options
    AMEX, Mastercard, Visa
  • Entertainment
    Happy Hour 4pm-6pm.
  • Additional
    Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cafe, Cocktails, Full Bar, Gluten-free Options, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Takeout, View, Wheelchair Access, Wine
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