As a Colorado property management company, we like to take the time to feature local attractions. If you have moved to Denver recently or are thinking of visiting, check out these survey results. We asked hundreds of residents in the city about their favorite places to go. Hopefully, you find these results useful when making plans in the city.
Best Restaurant –Rioja
When it comes to dining out in Denver, Rioja is the restaurant of choice in our survey. Although there are many fantastic places to eat in the city, this Mediterranean restaurant is our favorite.
Best Italian Restaurant – Olive Garden
Popular Italian restaurant chain Olive Garden scores high among Denver residents. It’s definitely worth a visit if you enjoy Italian food.
Best Steakhouse –Capital Grille
The Capital Grille chain began in Providence in 1990, but it has established itself as one of Denver’s favorite places to eat out, and its best Steakhouses.
Best Burger Joint – Highland Tap and Burger
This lively bar and grill is known for its delicious burgers. So much so that Denver locals have voted it the best burger joint in the whole city.
Best Mexican Restaurant –Casa Bonita
The local restaurant and family entertainment destination became world famous when shown on an episode of South Park, and judging by the amount of people who voted for it as Denver’s best Mexican restaurant, it’s no wonder Cartman was so desperate to go.
Best Chinese Restaurant –Great Wall
Denver has a great wealth of Chinese restaurants judging by the responses to the survey, but Great Wall had more votes than the rest. For Chinese food lovers who haven’t been yet, it’s a must.
Best Thai Restaurant – US Thai Cafe
This no-frills Thai restaurant is known for it’s spicy food, and the locals of Denver appreciate them for it.
Best Seafood Restaurant – Jax Fish House
This Fish and Oyster bar chain is getting rave reviews in Denver. As well as scoring highly on TripAdvisor and Google, it is also the seafood place of choice for the people who took part in our survey.
Best Place for Breakfast – Onefold
Popular for its coffee, baked food and eggs, Onefold is the place to go for breakfast in Denver. At least for the people who took part in our survey.
Best Place for Lunch –Universal
Universal calls itself Denver’s best diner, and judging by our survey responses, it’s difficult to disagree with that. They are known for their inventive breakfast and lunch menus.
Best Bar –JD’s Neighbourhood Bar
If you check the online reviews for this place, you’ll see that almost everyone who visits has something good to say about it. Probably the reason why it scored above any other bar in Denver in our survey.
Best Live Music Venue – Red Rocks Amphitheatre
Although not technically in Denver city (10 miles away), I included this because it’s close enough and extremely popular. With a 4.8 review score on Google (out of 1,559 reviews), the venue has certainly given people their fair share of fun over the years.
Best Family Day Out – Denver Zoo
Wildlife is the word when it comes to the best family day out in Denver. The famous zoo has hundreds of different animal species to give the whole family a wonderful day out.
Favorite Person from Denver – David Fincher
Famous director and producer David Fincher is officially (or unofficially) named as Denver’s favorite person. Famous for directing Fight Club and being nominated for an Oscar for The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, we think it’s a great choice!