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Cafe Jordano

11068 W Jewell Ave Ste C9, Lakewood, CO 80232-6121
(303) 988-6863
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Ranked #6 of 341 restaurants in Lakewood
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $21 - $30
Cuisines: Italian
Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
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Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
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English first
Georgetown, Texas
Top Contributor
173 reviews 173 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 NEW

This restaurant is well established from what we could tell. We got there about 6:30 and there was a wait for inside, but a table on the outside opened up and we grabbed it. It is very small establishment, family run by what I could tell. We all ordered something different and we all took food home. Italian food is... More

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Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

My friend loves this place so a group of us tried it. Service was good. Food was just ok. It may depend on what you are used to on seasonings, but to me everything tasted bland and similar.

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new jerey
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33 reviews 33 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014 via mobile

The food was really good. Nice size portions and the service was really good. We got there early and we didn't have to wait for a table. The shrimp dish I received was very flavorful and the sauce was good. My husband's dish was full of seafood. The pasta was cooked perfectly. Hopefully we will get the chance to go... More

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Denver, Colorado
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97 reviews 97 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Had to wait a short time, but got seated as a single at a table for four since I was next in line - very fair and democratic. This is a simple neighborhood style restaurant, nothing fancy, but good food. Wine list is limited and affordable. Would return.

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San Antonio, Texas
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48 reviews 48 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Although located in a strip mall, this homey, slightly worn restaurant serves good food, fast and at a great price. Inside, you do not feel as though you are in a strip mall. Surprisingly, the restaurant was not busy when we were there for a group lunch. From the more vegetarian meals to the yummy chicken parmesan that I ate,... More

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Lakewood, Colorado
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

The only down side is it is small and crowded. It is fun to watch the ladies argue in Italian. The food is always good and not too expensive. Old decor and setting.

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Denver, CO
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Even when they open their doors at 5 pm, there is a crowd of people who have gathered to get in. There is a reason people will wait for the best Italian food in Lakewood. Their chicken dishes can't be beat - it is always a hard decision to decide which one to get. Their Bucatini Colorati is one of... More

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Morrison, Colorado, United States
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Cafe Jordano is located in a strip mall in Lakewood Colorado (Cross streats - Kipling & Jewell). Dpont let the location fool you. People always say the Italian food is authentic but they never come close to my Italian Inlaws prepared meals. Cafe Jordano exceeds my expectations everytime my wife and I have the opportunity to eat there. Getting seated... More

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Littleton, Colorado
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

The food is amazing! Everything I have had there tasted homemade. At peak times it can be crowded so plan accordingly. It is definitely worth the wait. :)

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Denver, Colorado
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

We've been visiting this restaurant since they opened, more than 20 years ago and, if anything, it's gotten better and better over the years. The owner, who is from Italy, serves some of the best Italian fare in the Denver area, as attested to by the wall full of Zagut and other stellar ratings. Though the location is unimpressive, tucked... More

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