Highest-rated fine dining restaurants in Denver, according to Tripadvisor

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July 29, 2022
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Highest-rated fine dining restaurants in Denver, according to Tripadvisor

With the advent of Big Data, it's now easier than ever to quantify what people like around the globe. And when it comes to food, Americans seem to have specific opinions. Dining brands in the U.S. have a long and storied history—and whether they're fast food, fast-casual, high-end, or super cheap, U.S. restaurants offer something for almost everyone.

What's clear about U.S. dining habits is that people love options. Restaurants across America are chock-full of variety, mixing ethnicities, food regions, and cultures into steaming melting pots of (often) fried deliciousness.

Stacker compiled a list of the highest rated restaurants in Denver that are listed as "fine dining" on Tripadvisor. Tripadvisor rankings factor in the average rating and number of reviews. Some restaurants on the list may have recently closed. Locals are sure to see some favorite eateries and classic go-to restaurants. Keep reading to see if your favorite restaurant made the list—and to see which spots you haven't been to yet.

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#30. Mizuna

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (184 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: French, European
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 225 E 7th Ave, Denver, CO 80203-3504
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#29. Uchi

- Rating: 5.0 / 5 (59 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (5.0/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Japanese, Seafood
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 2500 Lawrence st, Denver, Denver, CO 80205-3497
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#28. Cafe Marmotte

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (92 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, Seafood
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 290 S Downing St, Denver, CO 80209-2433
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#27. 801 Chophouse

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (127 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Steakhouse
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 3000 E 1st Ave, Denver, CO 80206
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#26. Urban Farmer Denver

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (214 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Steakhouse
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 1659 Wazee Street, Denver, CO 80202
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#25. Afternoon Tea at The Brown Palace Hotel

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (286 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (3.5/5), Atmosphere (5.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: $$$$
- Price: not available
- Address: 321 17th St, Denver, CO 80202-4003
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#24. The Cooper Lounge

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (148 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Wine Bar
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 1701 Wynkoop St, Denver, CO 80202-1047
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#23. Buckhorn Exchange

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (1,252 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (3.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 1000 Osage St, Denver, CO 80204-3918
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#22. Ruth's Chris Steak House

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (348 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (3.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Steakhouse
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 707 15th Street, Denver, CO 80202-4204
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#21. Fogo de Chao Steakhouse

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (441 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Steakhouse, Brazilian
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 1513 Wynkoop St, Denver, CO 80202-1129
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#20. Elway's

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (648 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (3.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Steakhouse
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 2500 E 1st Ave Cherry Creek, Denver, CO 80206-5633
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#19. ELWAY'S Downtown

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (690 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (3.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Steakhouse
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 1881 Curtis St The Ritz-Carlton, Denver, CO 80202
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#18. Stoic & Genuine

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (417 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (3.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Seafood
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 1701 Wynkoop St, Denver, CO 80202-1047
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#17. Texas de Brazil

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (359 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Steakhouse, Brazilian
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 8390 E Northfield Blvd Ste 1800, Denver, CO 80238-3531
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#16. Venice Ristorante & Wine Bar

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (505 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, Northern-Italian
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 1700 Wynkoop St, Denver, CO 80202
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#15. Tavernetta

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (182 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 1889 Sixteenth Street, Denver, CO 80202-5901
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#14. Shanahan's Steakhouse

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (539 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Steakhouse
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 5085 S Syracuse St, Denver, CO 80237-2712
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#13. Bistro Vendome

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (693 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: French, European
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 1420 Larimer St, Denver, CO 80202-1705
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#12. Mercantile Dining and Provision

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (592 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 1705 Wynkoop St Ste 155, Denver, CO 80202-2197
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#11. Panzano

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1,687 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, Tuscan
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 909 17th St, Denver, CO 80202
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#10. Edge Restaurant & Bar

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (518 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Steakhouse
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 1111 14th St, Denver, CO 80202-2241
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#9. Ocean Prime

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (930 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Seafood
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 1465 Larimer St, Denver, CO 80202
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#8. ChoLon Modern Asian

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (670 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Malaysian, Asian
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 1555 Blake St Suite 101, Denver, CO 80202-1625
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#7. Rioja

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1,939 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: International
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 1431 Larimer St, Denver, CO 80202-1704
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#6. Guard and Grace

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (884 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Steakhouse
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 1801 California St Lobby level of the CenturyLink Building at 18th and California, Denver, CO 80202-2658
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#5. Barolo Grill

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (300 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, Tuscan
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 3030 E 6th Ave, Denver, CO 80206-4328
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#4. Fruition Restaurant

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1,019 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Seafood
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 1313 E 6th Ave, Denver, CO 80218-3453
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#3. The Capital Grille

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (783 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Steakhouse
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 1450 Larimer St, Denver, CO 80202
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#2. Sushi Den

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (866 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Japanese, Sushi
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 1487 S Pearl St, Denver, CO 80210-2226
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#1. Izakaya Den

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (336 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Japanese, Sushi
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 1487A S Pearl St, Denver, CO 80210-2226
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