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#173 of 2,631 Restaurants in Denver

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Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Israeli

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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Israeli
Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Table Service, Takeout
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I picked this restaurant out from various options in the RINO area and was not disappointed. I did not realize the chef is famous, but the food was delicious. My wife and I shared a glass of wine (were told to minimize alcohol consumption to...More

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed September 3, 2019 via mobile

I am huge fan of Saba in New Orleans. Couldn’t wait to try it’s sister restaurant in Denver’s very hipster Rhino neighborhood. Akon Shaya never disappoints. The decor grabs you as soon as you get inside. Love all the pink accents and open design. We...More

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed September 3, 2019 via mobile

Safta is a spectacular addition to the Denver dining scene. It is the first Denver restaurant of a celebrated chef and the food, service, and ambiance are worthy of his great reputation. The restaurant is located at the hip Source Hotel in the RINO District....More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Shellita
Reviewed August 26, 2019 via mobile

Had dinner w/ friends recently at Safta and it’s been one of our best restaurant meals in a while, everything was excellent! Have been recommending it since. Go! Don’t hesitate!

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Allfarr
Reviewed August 25, 2019

Called late AM on a Sat. for a 5 PM reservation just for DH and myself. No problem. Was REALLY eager to try this place after reading critic reviews and those on Tripadvisor. GLAD we went........would we hanker for what we ate and run back...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed July 27, 2019

Three of us went to Safta on a whim. I don't recommend that, we had to wait 20 minutes for a patio table, while people with reservations just walked in. That said, the food was excellent. One of us, more familiar with Israeli food than...More

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed July 12, 2019 via mobile

Family-style meant one hummus dish with outstanding pitta bread, two main courses plus one dessert and an espresso served in a small glass cup. The service was friendly and efficient. All dishes were fresh, very tasty and well presented. Restrooms are shared with the building...More

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed June 30, 2019 via mobile

Everything we tasted was amazing. The babaganoush was "Smokey" fantastic. And fresh! It tasted like it came from my garden. Service was a bit slow but Saturday night it was great to sit and watch the sunset. The views of the mountains are amazing. Almost...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Reviewed June 23, 2019 via mobile

I’ve been here several times and never disappointed. The service is nice and refined and food is tasty! It is easy to order too much because you want to try everything at once. The prices are reasonable for Denver prices and you can valet or...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed June 23, 2019

What is Khachipuri? One of the best dishes I have ever been served. Googled it and found it comes from the country of Georgia. My description: fresh baked bread formed to look like pizza, crust and all. Topped with rich tomato paste, cheese and spices...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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