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11068 W Jewell Ave Ste C9, Lakewood, CO 80232-6121
(303) 988-6863
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Ranked #5 of 353 Restaurants in Lakewood
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $21 - $30
Hours:
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
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English first
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 NEW via mobile

The Chicken Parm and Bob's Quattro Formaggio lunch special. Fantastic!!! Warning - They only have it once a month, and apparently they only make 50 of them. I ate the last one that day - the waiter was going to get it if I hadn't wolfed it down first. Lasagna date had was a bit salty, and the ambience is... More 

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Lakewood, Colorado
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Cafe Jordano is in our neighborhood and we have been a number of times. While this is certainly the best non-chain in our area, it is not an all-time favorite for me. Pros: - a few really great dishes: tortellini alla panna and pollo elegante are our must-eat dishes - homemade cannolis are acceptable to even the most discerning connoli... More 

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Lakewood, Colorado
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24 reviews 24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Café Jordano's is one of the best neighborhood restaurants you could go to. The staff is a little rushed but they are so busy I'm sure they are just trying to keep up with the demand. The food is always consistent, which is something we like. I always get the chicken parmesan and I've never had it be anything but... More 

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Lakewood, Colorado
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

This place is the best for Italian. Great atmosphere, family owned business. Be prepared for a 15 - 20 min. wait. They are very popular.

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Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

We go to Cafe Jordano at least once a month! Whether we pick a usual favorite or try something new, we always leave completely full and happy because everything is amazing! Weekends tend to be a long wait, they don't really do reservations except for very large groups. Very much the Mom&Pop atmosphere. Reasonable prices for the most delicious Italian... More 

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Colorado
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41 reviews 41 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
101 helpful votes 101 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

So, its in a strip mall? - Fuhgeddaboudit! We've been searching for great Italian food in the Denver area for years and we finally found the real deal. We tried the mussels prepared two different ways- one in a wine sauce with fresh tomato and basil, the other in a creamy tomato sauce. Both were outstanding and the sauces were... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

My wife and I have been coming here for many years and I've never been disappointed. The food is very good and the prices are lower than what one might be used to paying for food of this quality. The cafe is quite small and the wait times can be long but the food is always worth it!

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Denver, Colorado
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

I know other people who do not go here because of the rude owner. However, I live within walking distance of this restaurant and love the idea of having a delicious Italian restaurant so close. I am not a princess, so I do not expect to be treated like one. So, I had to try it. I have been there... More 

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Lakewood, Colorado
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Wonderful food and service. I always get something different and every dish I have had has been excellent. The service is very gracious. I prefer going to Cafe Jordano's for lunch since I usually do not have to wait to be seated. This restaurant is an absolute favorite.

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Lakewood, Colorado
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46 reviews 46 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

This local Italian is awesome. It's always crowded, so go early or long line waiting. Decent wine selection as well. Seafood mix, mussle, clam I had there was one of best I had!! My friend said Egg Plant Parmesan is best she ever have here as well.

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Additional Information about Cafe Jordano

Address: 11068 W Jewell Ave Ste C9, Lakewood, CO 80232-6121
Phone Number: (303) 988-6863
Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Lakewood
Open Hours:
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 21 - 30
Cuisine: Italian

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