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JaJa Bistro

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French, European, Bistro, Brasserie
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5641 S Nevada Street, Littleton, CO 80120-1115
+1 303-798-5389
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11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tue - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Breakfast, Reservations

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  • 38
    Excellent
  • 17
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Enjoying lunch on a summer day outside

This restaurant is in a restored older home in Littleton. If you like original woodwork and built-ins you will like the inside atmosphere. Four of us met for a delicious lunch. Nice portions, not too big. I had the artichoke quiche. The pastry was flaky and light. Sat outside to enjoy the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 5, 2015
BarbDenver_Colorado
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Denver, Colorado
Good for:
  • Special occasions
  • Romantic
  • Entertaining clients
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Denver, Colorado
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32 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 NEW

This restaurant is in a restored older home in Littleton. If you like original woodwork and built-ins you will like the inside atmosphere. Four of us met for a delicious lunch. Nice portions, not too big. I had the artichoke quiche. The pastry was flaky and light. Sat outside to enjoy the summer day.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

For really good food in congenial surroundings you can't beat JaJa. I try to get out here every time I visit Denver and really enjoy the traditional French bistro food they provide. It's a peaceful and unrushed dinner with excellent flavour combinations; if I had to pick a top appetiser it has to be the dates wrapped in bacon, but... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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57 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015 via mobile

My wife and I have been big fans of Ja-Ja Bistro in Littleton, CO for years. Being travelers, we love the nice French feel it provided. The Valentines visit was a bit different feeling for us. Good but not "engaged" service. Only a Pre Fix menu available. I didn't ask when making our reservations a few weeks ago but, the... More 

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Cedar Falls, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

I had the duck leg confi with sour mashed pickled cherries, red peppers, and wilted frisse with roasted vegetables, one of the 3 or 4 nightly specials. Kudos to Stefan, the chef. We also really liked the butter with piment d' Espelette, a spicy red pepper grown in one particular region of France. The host was also delighful. A very... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

I have eaten here twice. The food was pretty good but service was slow and seemed to disappear often. I thought the portions were a little small and the prices could have been lower for what we got. I'm not one to overstuff myself, but I felt like the portions and the price needed to be more in agreement. Nonetheless,... More 

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Castle Rock, Colorado
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Great little place in an old house in historic Littleton. Used a living social and what a find! My fish was cooked perfect and my husband enjoyed his steak. Our chocolate mousse was melt away perfection with fresh fruit. And I recommend the Kir Royale to start everything off. Great atmosphere.

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Billings, Montana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

A warm, cozy small house. Nice variety of menu choices. Shared bacon wrapped stuffed dates that were delicious. Friends thought the steak and pomme frites was excellent. I enjoyed the crispy, flavorful, layered eggplant. We shared 2 delicious desserts, creme brûlée and chocolate mousse. Would definitely come back.

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Cedar Park, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

We lunched here a couple of years ago and were disappointed by the food and what wasn't offered. Nevertheless, we decided to give it another try for dinner because Amazon Local ran a coupon offer. It is still quite small--charmingly so, with only about 8 tables. Luckily the restaurant was not full and we didn't have to edge around too... More 

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Littleton, CO
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

My wife and I had a nice mid-week lunch. She had a vegetable quiche / salad combo. The quiche was very good and the salad was a tasty array of greens with artichoke hearts. I had the Parisian Burger with onions, bacon, brie, Portobello mushrooms, served on a croissant bun. Very tasty. We'll be back.

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San Antonio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

It's a small quaint little restaurant in downtown Littleton. My husband loved his steak which he said was cooked perfectly rate. I had a great chicken and artichoke salad with a glass of white wine. They serve mostly french wines to go with their french menu items.

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Additional Information about JaJa Bistro

Address: 5641 S Nevada Street, Littleton, CO 80120-1115
Phone Number: +1 303-798-5389
Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Littleton
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD $25
Cuisine: French, European, Bistro, Brasserie

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5641 S Nevada Street, Littleton, CO 80120-1115
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Littleton
  • Phone Number: +1 303-798-5389

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD $25
  • Cuisine: French, European, Bistro, Brasserie

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions, Romantic, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?