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“Excellent service, Good food, Decent value” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Rialto Cafe

Rialto Cafe
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Ranked #53 of 2,977 Restaurants in Denver
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $10 - $24
Cuisines: American, Bar
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Restaurant details
Good for: Kids, Large groups, Families with children, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special occasions
Dining options: Brunch, Breakfast, Late Night, Dinner, Lunch, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Between Champa & Curtis
Description: Food With Spirit. Situated in the heart of downtown Denver on the popular 16th Street Mall, Rialto Cafe is a stylish, upbeat restaurant and bar featuring expertly prepared American foods. Using only the freshest of ingredients for his dishes, Executive Chef Michael Dodge prepares a wide variety of foods ranging from Grilled Pork Chops, lightly smoked with a spiced cider jus, to Pan Roasted Salmon with a ginger cherry chutney. Offering simpler dishes such as the Rialto Burger or the popular Warm Roasted Chicken Salad, Rialto Cafe can please any palate and accommodate any price range. Rialto is within walking distance of the Denver Center of Performing Arts, Denver Pavilions, Convention Center, Comedy Works, and the Light Rail. Voted "Best In Denver" in several categories, Rialto Cafe offers the ultimate Denver dining experience. Rialto also offers discounted parking for night and weekends. Call for details.
Atlanta, Georgia
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76 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
“Excellent service, Good food, Decent value”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 12, 2013

After a long flight from ATL, Rialto Cafe fit the bill of being close and easy. Who knew it would also be such a nice meal, with such outstanding service. Marne was excellent. I special ordered all my meal items except the soup. Everything came out correct and hot. Marne allowed me to slow the timing of my food so I could relax. She was diligent at keep in touch while also balancing other large tables that were turning. Thanks for a good evening.

  • Visited July 2013
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Food
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Denver, Colorado
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82 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
“amazing black forest cake”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 12, 2013

Most people praise it for the brunch and bottomless mimosas, but I've gone back time and again just for the black forest cake. They also have good wine and if you sign up on their newsletter list you'll get freebies every now and then.

Visited October 2012
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Lone Tree, Colorado
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3 reviews
“Rialto Cafe 16th St Mall Denver CO”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 8, 2013

Always a good meal and great service at the Rialto. Great sister restaurants Via Baci in Lone Tree and Ignite! Denver near Coors Field are not to be missed as well.

Visited July 2013
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Ottawa, Canada
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35 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“16th street mall”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 26, 2013

very ggod meal, they were very accommodating to change up the potatoes to another veggie. Everything was cooked perfectly.

Visited June 2013
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Thank Susan K
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Venture, CA
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63 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
“Great Place”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 20, 2013

We were in town for a convention and after a late class stopped in here for a bite. The seared ahi with wassabi mashed potatoes was a wonderful combination. Service from our friendly waitress (Alyssia) was great. Would definitely recommend this place! Prices reasonable.

  • Visited June 2013
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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