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22 Essential Tacos in and Around Denver

July 28, 2022

Just for fun, this breezy tropical escape in RiNo serves its tacos unassembled, giving diners the chance to mix, match, and mash it all up at will. Some dos and don’ts: Do add chorizo verde or rojo to the fabulous smoked potatoes dusted with chile-garlic crunch, and ask for extra crema. Don’t sleep on the coconut-braised pork shoulder with fried sweet plantains and pickled red onion. And pair it all with the spicy mezcal margarita.

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BEST MEDITERRANEAN FOOD IN DENVER

July 17, 2022

At Ash'Kara, the basics are held in high regard. The pita is wood-fired, the hummus is hand-whipped and the falafel is some of the best on this side of the Jordan. If the basics are to-die-for, then you can only imagine how amazing the rest of the menu must be. Find out for yourself today.

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The Absolute Best Bars in Denver Right Now

July 12, 2022

Forget Me Not’s bright, airy vibe and top-notch cocktails have made it one of Denver’s favorite bars—we heard the Colorado Avalanche even celebrated their big win by sipping massive drinks out of Lord Stanley’s cup here. While the drinks are definitely the draw—from the large format cocktails for sharing to the upscale mocktails to the creative glassware and garnishes that gussy up the expansive cocktail menu—the space is one of the city’s spiffiest and the food (a hot dog shares space with caviar service) is fun too.

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Top of the Town 2022: Dining

July 1, 2022

Top Steak House A5 Steakhouse At eight-month-old A5 (pictured), executive chef Max MacKissock gives the old-school chophouse concept a funky makeover, replacing dim lighting and wood paneling with vibrant neon and verdant plants. On the menu, lesser-known beef cuts, such as marbled bavettes and tri-tips, provide a refreshing opportunity to try something new (and delicious). Each is complemented by comforting à la carte sides, including cheese croquettes, while a roster of tropical-inspired cocktails accompanies you on your satisfying journey of steak rediscovery.

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