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Strings - CLOSED

1700 Humboldt St, Denver, CO 80218-1109 (City Park)
(303) 831-7310
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Price range: $30 - $80
Cuisines: American, Italian
Neighborhood: City Park
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Bar scene, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: 17th
Description: Located in Denver's Uptown neighborhood, the newly redecorated Strings has long been one of Denver's hippest restaurants. Great service and delicious, artful food attracts a "colorful" crowd of visiting celebrities, politicians, and loyal locals. Popular and bustling with excitement, the dress code ranges from blue jeans to tuxedos in this casual but elegant atmosphere. The menu focuses on New American cuisine, with creative noodle dishes and fresh seafood, like the Cashew Crusted Seabass with saffron couscous & vanilla bean butter. Lunch and dinner specials change daily to match the season and the mood of the chef.

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English first
Denver, Colorado
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152 reviews 152 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2013

Strings, one of the finest restaurants in Denver is closing it's door in May (2013). When ever I needed a high-end, wonderful dinner with great service, Strings is the place I came. I can't say enough good things about my visits to this wonderful Denver restaurant. I am so sorry to hear that it is closing it's doors. I wonder... More 

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Kailua-Kona
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2013

Each plate is prepared as if it were the only dish being served that day. The presentations are beautiful, but best of all the creative lunch and diner entrees cannot help but please any palate. Tuna tartar, an appetizer, is presented on a glass block - delicious. The service is attentive, but not smothering. The décor can best be described... More 

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Lakewood, Colorado
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2013

6 of us ate here for a birthday meal during 5280. The service was great, waiter very informed and friendly. timely service. The short ribs were fall off the bone tender and delicious & large portion. The excargot was over the top, We had a variety of appetizers entree's , everyone raved about their food. including the deserts. We ate... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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74 reviews 74 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2013

We had high hopes for Strings and made reservations for 5280 week. The service was fine and the place has a nice modern feel, although the all shades-of-gray decor left me wanting more color. The food was mostly good but not great. I was most disappointed with the beef short rib I ordered because it was tough and the two... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2013

Went to Strings for 5280, sat at the bar, the food was not good, not even close to good, the bartender made no effort whatsoever to do anything other than hand over drinks, no conversation, no smile, no personality. I had heard this place was terrible, I gave it a shot anyway, it was terrible, I will never go back... More 

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44 reviews 44 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2013

Always consistent and excellent. A great place for a special occasion. Escargot appetizer was to die for. I had calves liver and if you like liver this is the best I have ever had. My wife had veal cheeks-a superb dish. Dessert was a lemon merengue dish which was over the top good. We liked everything about out meal. One... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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43 reviews 43 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2013

Food was good, not great. We were there on a week night and the service was not as fast/attentive as it could have been. I had the special pasta and it was really quite bland. My husband's fish was delicious. Their vegan/vegarian options are decent.

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Denver, Colorado
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134 reviews 134 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2013

Always a favoriate. We have been coming here for years.. Very convenient to downtown Denver and always first class. Well priced wine list, delicious food prepared to your specification , and a well trained wait staff. This restaurant never lets me down.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2013

Strings is located in Uptown or some may call it City Park West, it is an interesting drive. I recommend the valet service since parking can be difficult in this city/residential area. The restaurant has a relaxed atmosphere and I would recommend seating on the main floor versus upstairs. Our server was attentive but not intrusive and really knew the... More 

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Littleton, CO
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153 reviews 153 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2013

Interesting cocktails, reasonably priced wine list, good service and most important, great food. This has been a first class place for many years and remains so!

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Additional Information about Strings

Address: 1700 Humboldt St, Denver, CO 80218-1109
Phone Number: (303) 831-7310
Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Denver>  > City Park
Average Prices: USD 30 - 80
Cuisine: American, Italian

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