Best American Restaurants in Denver Suburbs

Nordstrom Grill – Nordstrom Park MeadowsNordstrom Grill – Nordstrom Park Meadows
(171)
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American | Highlands Ranch / Lone Tree, Denver Suburbs
West 29thWest 29th
(770)
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American | Wheat Ridge, Denver Suburbs
Old Blinking LightOld Blinking Light
(766)
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American | Highlands Ranch / Lone Tree, Denver Suburbs
White Chocolate Grill - Park MeadowsWhite Chocolate Grill - Park Meadows
(3045)
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American | Tech Center / Greenwood Village, Denver Suburbs
The Perfect LandingThe Perfect Landing
(586)
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American | Englewood, Denver Suburbs
The Garden Terrace at The Hilton Denver InvernessThe Garden Terrace at The Hilton Denver Inverness
(571)
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American | Tech Center / Greenwood Village, Denver Suburbs
The Arvada TavernThe Arvada Tavern
(62)
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American | Arvada, Denver Suburbs
Village Tavern BroomfieldVillage Tavern Broomfield
(1215)
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American | Broomfield, Denver Suburbs
Citron BistroCitron Bistro
(1002)
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American | Tech Center / Greenwood Village, Denver Suburbs
Gordon Biersch Brewery Restaurant - Broomfield (Denver)Gordon Biersch Brewery Restaurant - Broomfield (Denver)
(101)
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American | Broomfield, Denver Suburbs
Zink Kitchen + BarZink Kitchen + Bar
(436)
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American | Tech Center / Greenwood Village, Denver Suburbs
Bridgewater Grill @ The Golden HotelBridgewater Grill @ The Golden Hotel
(383)
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American | Golden, Denver Suburbs
Hodson's Bar and Grill - SouthglennHodson's Bar and Grill - Southglenn
(745)
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American | Centennial, Denver Suburbs
Rock Bottom Brewery Restaurant - OrchardsRock Bottom Brewery Restaurant - Orchards
(113)
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American | Westminster, Denver Suburbs

Best Italian Restaurants in Denver Suburbs

VistaVino Modern GrillVistaVino Modern Grill
(554)
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Italian | Castle Rock, Denver Suburbs
Colore Italian Restaurant & PizzeriaColore Italian Restaurant & Pizzeria
(208)
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Italian | Englewood, Denver Suburbs
Gabriel's RestaurantGabriel's Restaurant
(3118)
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Italian | Castle Rock, Denver Suburbs
Farro Italian RestaurantFarro Italian Restaurant
(1267)
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Italian | Highlands Ranch / Lone Tree, Denver Suburbs
Cranelli's Italian RestaurantCranelli's Italian Restaurant
(818)
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Italian | Highlands Ranch / Lone Tree, Denver Suburbs
Chianti RistoranteChianti Ristorante
(1429)
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Italian | Tech Center / Greenwood Village, Denver Suburbs
The Wooden TableThe Wooden Table
(1254)
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Italian | Tech Center / Greenwood Village, Denver Suburbs
Venice RistoranteVenice Ristorante
(2568)
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Italian | Tech Center / Greenwood Village, Denver Suburbs
Pizza Republica - Greenwood VillagePizza Republica - Greenwood Village
(792)
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Italian | Tech Center / Greenwood Village, Denver Suburbs
Maggiano's - Denver SouthMaggiano's - Denver South
(5815)
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Italian | Englewood, Denver Suburbs
Rose's Bella CucinaRose's Bella Cucina
(212)
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Italian | Castle Rock, Denver Suburbs
The Bent Noodle Italian Restaurant and Catering CompanyThe Bent Noodle Italian Restaurant and Catering Company
(397)
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Italian | Aurora, Denver Suburbs
Il Fornaio - Denver Tech CenterIl Fornaio - Denver Tech Center
(2099)
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Italian | Tech Center / Greenwood Village, Denver Suburbs
Undici RistoranteUndici Ristorante
(480)
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Italian | Englewood, Denver Suburbs
Siena at The CourtyardSiena at The Courtyard
(1019)
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Italian | Castle Rock, Denver Suburbs

Popular restaurants in Denver

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Japanese | Wash Park
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Sushi DenSushi Den
116
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Japanese | Wash Park, Denver
El FiveEl Five
924
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Mediterranean | Highlands, Denver
RiojaRioja
7314
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Mediterranean | Downtown / LoDo, Denver
The PopulistThe Populist
186
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Contemporary American | River North (Denver), Denver
Barolo GrillBarolo Grill
2662
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Italian | Cherry Creek, Denver
Palace Arms at the Brown PalacePalace Arms at the Brown Palace
948
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Contemporary American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver
NocturneNocturne
656
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Contemporary American | River North (Denver), Denver
Guard & GraceGuard & Grace
1381
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Steakhouse | Downtown / LoDo, Denver
Limelight Supper Club & LoungeLimelight Supper Club & Lounge
2185
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American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver
Chubby Cattle - DenverChubby Cattle - Denver
8
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Chinese | Baker, Denver

Local Favorites: The 20 Best Restaurants in Denver

The top restaurants in the city, according to our savvy dining experts.
Root DownRoot Down
5877
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American | Highlands, Denver
Bar DoughBar Dough
697
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Italian | Highlands, Denver
Izakaya DenIzakaya Den
1528
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Japanese | Wash Park, Denver
Old MajorOld Major
1173
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Contemporary American | Highlands, Denver
ChoLon Modern AsianChoLon Modern Asian
3218
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Asian | Downtown / LoDo, Denver
True Food Kitchen - Cherry CreekTrue Food Kitchen - Cherry Creek
1034
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American | Cherry Creek, Denver
RiojaRioja
7314
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Mediterranean | Downtown / LoDo, Denver
El FiveEl Five
924
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Mediterranean | Highlands, Denver
LingerLinger
4613
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International | Highlands, Denver
Osteria MarcoOsteria Marco
4424
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Italian | Downtown / LoDo, Denver
Quality Italian- DenverQuality Italian- Denver
738
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Italian | Cherry Creek, Denver
Il PostoIl Posto
424
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Italian | River North (Denver), Denver
CopertaCoperta
723
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Italian | Uptown, Denver
Bistro VendomeBistro Vendome
5265
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French | Downtown / LoDo, Denver
Señor BearSeñor Bear
254
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Latin American | Highlands, Denver
Citizen RailCitizen Rail
400
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American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver
Duo RestaurantDuo Restaurant
2819
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Contemporary American | Highlands, Denver
North Italia – DenverNorth Italia – Denver
2062
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Italian | Cherry Creek, Denver
Avelina - DenverAvelina - Denver
855
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Contemporary American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver
Tupelo Honey - DenverTupelo Honey - Denver
756
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Southern | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

The Top 15 Restaurants by Cuisine in Denver's

Whether it’s a margherita pizza or sashimi you're after, here are the best places.
Bar DoughBar Dough
697
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Italian | Highlands, Denver
Old MajorOld Major
1173
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Contemporary American | Highlands, Denver
Urban FarmerUrban Farmer
347
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Steakhouse | Downtown / LoDo, Denver
El FiveEl Five
924
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Mediterranean | Highlands, Denver
Izakaya DenIzakaya Den
1528
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Japanese | Wash Park, Denver
Bistro VendomeBistro Vendome
5265
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French | Downtown / LoDo, Denver
Blue Island Oyster Bar & SeafoodBlue Island Oyster Bar & Seafood
683
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Seafood | Cherry Creek, Denver
La LomaLa Loma
838
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Mexican | Downtown / LoDo, Denver
Señor BearSeñor Bear
254
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Latin American | Highlands, Denver
Tupelo Honey - DenverTupelo Honey - Denver
756
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Southern | Downtown / LoDo, Denver
Mehak India's AromaMehak India's Aroma
139
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Indian | Cherry Creek, Denver
Bang Up To The Elephant!Bang Up To The Elephant!
99
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Global, International | Central, Denver
Aloy Modern ThaiAloy Modern Thai
81
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Thai | Downtown / LoDo, Denver
UltreiaUltreia
3
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Spanish | Downtown / LoDo, Denver
Fortune Wok to TableFortune Wok to Table
28
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Chinese | Cherry Creek, Denver

Denver's 10 Most Iconic Restaurants

Fall in love with these longstanding local favorites.
RiojaRioja
7314
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Mediterranean | Downtown / LoDo, Denver
Osteria MarcoOsteria Marco
4424
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Italian | Downtown / LoDo, Denver
Bistro VendomeBistro Vendome
5265
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French | Downtown / LoDo, Denver
Duo RestaurantDuo Restaurant
2819
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Contemporary American | Highlands, Denver
North Italia – DenverNorth Italia – Denver
2062
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Italian | Cherry Creek, Denver
Table 6Table 6
1828
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American | Cherry Creek, Denver
Tamayo RestaurantTamayo Restaurant
2933
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Contemporary Mexican | Downtown / LoDo, Denver
VestaVesta
4365
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Global, International | Downtown / LoDo, Denver
CUCINA Colore of Cherry CreekCUCINA Colore of Cherry Creek
1345
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Italian | Cherry Creek, Denver
PanzanoPanzano
4752
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Italian | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

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Specials at top restaurants in Denver Suburbs

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RiojaRioja
7314 reviews
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Mediterranean | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Excellent service and delicious menu served in a calm, pleasant setting. Highly recommended! More

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Cranelli's Italian RestaurantCranelli's Italian Restaurant
818 reviews
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Italian | Highlands Ranch / Lone Tree, Denver Suburbs

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Always a terrific experience! Awesome people, service, and meal! More

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The PreserveryThe Preservery
219 reviews
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Contemporary American | River North (Denver), Denver

Great atmosphere, friendly staff, and a really varied selection of menu items. Loved the homemade sourdough! More

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Mario's Ocean ClubMario's Ocean Club
58 reviews
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Seafood | Baker, Denver

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The food was delicious. Good portions for lunch too! More

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MilaMila
23 reviews
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Mediterranean | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

The service was exceptional. Great! food and good ambiance. Really enjoyed trying out this new place. More

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Diners' Choice Winners: Best Overall

Denver Suburbs's best restaurants based upon thousands of OpenTable diner reviews
VistaVino Modern Grill1. VistaVino Modern Grill
554 reviews
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Italian | Castle Rock, Denver Suburbs

Probably the best Italian food in Castle Rock and maybe the best food in Castle Rock. A bit noisy though More

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Next Door | Highlands Ranch2. Next Door | Highlands Ranch
26 reviews
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American | Highlands Ranch / Lone Tree, Denver Suburbs

Food was excellent, best service! Nice little neighborhood restaurant! Choices of healthy items. My only complaint is the VERY LOUD music More

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Colore Italian Restaurant & Pizzeria3. Colore Italian Restaurant & Pizzeria
208 reviews
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Italian | Englewood, Denver Suburbs

love it - fabulous food friendly people great service More

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Cafe Terracotta4. Cafe Terracotta
1773 reviews
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Contemporary American | Littleton, Denver Suburbs

Everything was excellent, the service was very good and not obstrusive. The Walleye, which is served on Wednesdays was outstanding, as was the chicken wellington, and fried calamari. The bread pudding for dessert was very decadent. More

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Perry’s Steakhouse & Grille - Park Meadows5. Perry’s Steakhouse & Grille - Park Meadows
1670 reviews
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Steakhouse | Highlands Ranch / Lone Tree, Denver Suburbs

Our server, Ryan, was fantastic. He was attentive, made some great suggestions, and was very pleasant. The food was delicious. The sea bass was amazing, as was the asparagus fries. More

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New to OpenTable

Denver Suburbs restaurants that recently joined the OpenTable network
Indulge Bistro & Wine BarIndulge Bistro & Wine Bar
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International | Centennial, Denver Suburbs

Come escape to Indulge Bistro & Wine Bar... Relax in this fun, upscale, locally owned neighborhood venue and enlighten your senses with a variety of delicious entrees, tapas, salads, flatbreads and desserts. We offer a full bar including several wines by the glass, specialty cocktails, spirits, and beers from around the world. Our menu and wine list will change seasonally throughout the year.More

Outpost EateryOutpost Eatery
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Southwest | Highlands Ranch / Lone Tree, Denver Suburbs

Inspired by flares of New Mexico and Colorado and a passion for different cultures, Outpost Eatery has a broad menu of culinary delights, utilizing the freshest ingredients to bring homemade dishes straight to your table. Come dine with us today.More

Red Lobster - NorthglennRed Lobster - Northglenn
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Seafood | Thornton, Denver Suburbs

Red Lobster welcomes you by offering PRIORITY SEATING to reduce your wait time in the restaurant, so you can spend more time doing the things you love. Or, come enjoy a drink at our bar and a Tasting Plate while you wait. Red Lobster is the world's largest and most loved seafood restaurant company, offering high quality, freshly-prepared seafood, sourced in a way that is traceable, sustainable and responsible. We offer lunch and dinner daily, featuring classics like our Ultimate Feast®, Garlic Shrimp Scampi and Parrot Isle Jumbo Coconut Shrimp, and feature limited time flavors and preparations during events like Lobsterfest®, Crabfest® and Endless Shrimp®. And, who can resist our famous warm and cheesy Cheddar Bay Biscuits®? To learn more visit www.redlobster.comMore

Discover Denver Suburbs

Colorado is famous for skiing and other rugged outdoor activities. The chefs in Denver are daring and innovative, which is a plus for anyone looking to enjoy a wonderful meal after an active day. From restaurants specializing in unique small plates paired with local beers to top-of-the-line chophouses, Denver is filled with an assortment of dining establishments to please all palates. Upper Larimer Street is overflowing with trendy, contemporary restaurants, so whether your passion is Italian, Chinese or a hearty burger, this is the place to be. Need a cup of coffee to get you going? No problem! There are abundant establishments, including chairless coffee bars and charming cafes where you can linger and drink deep.