Table 6

Table 6's street view

Table 6 is a cozy American bistro featuring ‘daily’ menus that abide by their rule of using fresh and in season ingredients.  Its contemporary-country décor offers only a little insight into the origins of the often complex menu.  As a self described foodie, I was surprised and embarrassed that I was unfamiliar with a number of the items on the menu.  The descriptions were so specific that it might take a professional chef or baker to know what 72% Valrhona is.  (P.S. For those who were as clueless and I was, it’s a specific . . . → Read More: Table 6

Frank and Lola’s

Frank and Lola’s

Frank and Lola's street facade

***UPDATE: The pork loin is now served with a horseradish cream sauce rather than the mustard cream sauce from this post.  Definitely still delicious, but the dish did lose a little of it’s luster with this change.  🙁  Also had a chance to try the Pulled Pork, the meat was very tender and cooked well, but the dish seemed to have a bit of an identity crisis.  Is it a taco platter, a burrito bowl or something else.  Even the waiter didn’t seem to know for sure!***

With a reputation . . . → Read More: Frank and Lola’s

Cheeky Monk – A Belgian Beer Cafe

Let me preface this potentially critical blog post by saying, I will be returning to the Cheeky Monk!

For beer lovers, Colorado is king.  With our wide selection of local breweries, it is possible to have a different beer for every day of the year.  But let us not forget that on a global level, Belgium is known for being the beer country to admire.  Their selection of brews range from the very fruity and sweet to the dark and bitter, but all made with a touch of historic class.  To find . . . → Read More: Cheeky Monk – A Belgian Beer Cafe

Little India

The Little India restaurant chain, local to the Denver area, provides an excellent variety of Northern Indian delights sure to please any foodie interested in the spice-laced flavors of the Far East.  Rumors have circled that one location may surpass the others in food quality, but from my experience, any of the three restaurants offers delicious food of which I have yet to notice a difference in quality or flavor. 

Passing through the front door of the Downing Avenue location of Little India is like being transported into a different world. The fabrics, textures, colors and smells, oh those smells, . . . → Read More: Little India