From cats to dogs, a second helping of Cafe Society, August 4-8
This week in Cafe Society, Gretchen Kurtz reviewed To the Wind Bistro, a tiny -- but mighty -- new restaurant that she considers a breath of fresh air. For Chef and Tell, Mark Antonation visited Sushi Den and spoke with Yasu Kizaki, one of the brothers who landed on South Pearl Street thirty years ago and put Denver on the international sushi map. And our photographer stopped by the Denver County Fair, where our apple pot pie won second place. (See the full pie-eating contest -- no pot -- slide show here).
Danielle Lirette A sweet end to a meal at To the Wind Bistro.
We served up our summer 2014 edition of the Ten Best Hipster Bars in Denver, shared the story of a woman who wants to open Denver's first cat cafe, and took a trip to Highlands Ranch to see the second brick-and-mortar Biker Jim's.
Danielle Lirette Jim Pittenger has brought his dogs to Highlands Ranch.
OPENING THIS WEEK
Biker Jim's, 1601 Mayberry Drive, Highlands Ranch
Dorchester Social Eatery, 1448 Market Street
Einstein Bros. Bagels, 555 Broadway
Lena, 24 Broadway
PMG Wine Bar, 2018 10th Street, Boulder
CLOSING THIS WEEK
Zocolo, 12 East 11th Avenue (seized by the state for back taxes)
Keep reading for more photos of the Denver County Fair eating contests...
3333 East Colfax Avenue, Denver, CO
1487 S. Pearl St., Denver, CO
1601 Mayberry Drive, Highlands Ranch, CO
1448 Market Street, Denver, CO
555 Broadway, Denver, CO