Parker Garage

Parker Garage on Carnival Cravings

Before they can even celebrate their one-year anniversary on October 1, Parker Garage is hitting the big time. The restaurant will be featured August 26 on the Food Network’s Carnival Cravings with Anthony Anderson! We (IGTD) interviewed Brent Walker (BW), operating owner and Duy Pham, executive chef (DP) about that exciting experience which happened during Parker…

Pete's Gyros

Going Greek at Pete’s Gyros Place

Sometimes when I write a restaurant review, the memory of the good things I ate there are still so vivid, brought back to life as I write the words, that I grow increasingly hungry and desirous to return. It’s all I can do to not close up my computer, grab the keys and head over there.…

Go Fish

Go Fish! Sustainable Seafood Tasting Event

Sample top-notch seafood prepared by top-notch local chefs at the first-of-its-kind Go Fish! Sustainable Seafood Tasting Event, on Wednesday, August 26 at Baur’s Restaurant and Listening Lounge.  Baur’s Restaurant and Listening Lounge, and Denver-based Seattle Fish Co. team up with the Monterey Bay Aquarium Seafood Watch program to bring Denver new flavors in this ocean-friendly seafood celebration. Tickets are available now. Participating chefs:…

Peach

Keystone’s Peachy Mountain Town Music Festival

It’s that ideal time of year when the temperatures are cooling slightly, yet summer is still glorious, peaches are plentiful and juicy, there’s music in the air and lots of festivals to take in. Wrap all of that together in Keystone Resort’s Mountain Town Music Festival, in River Run Village, August 21-22. Admission and all musical…

Hive

Swarm to the Hive Garden Bistro

Summer is waning but one of the best things about it is continuing until the end of September. Get this combination: late summer days and evenings, a restaurant with ample patio seating, an uninterrupted view of gardens and a pond that no other restaurant can boast and really good food, sourced locally (including about six…

Rio Grande

Celebrating Summer at Rio Grande

One of the best things about living in Colorado is the number of beautiful days and nights we have and therefore the number of opportunities we have to enjoy outdoor restaurant patios. I’m so late to the party on this, I know, but recently, on a particularly beautiful moonlit night, I discovered Rio Grande Mexican…

Bubu

Bubu, baby!

It’s a funny name that’s fun to say. It comes from “Bubu Arare,” a Japanese rice cracker owner and restaurateur, Chef Troy Guard ate growing up in Hawaii. It brings back fond memories to Guard who has an ever-growing collection of restaurants, many of which we have reviewed here on the In Good Taste Denver blog.…