With a population of 2.5 million residents, Denver, Colorado, offers visitors and residents an abundance of cultural attractions, historical landmarks and outdoor activities in and around the Rocky Mountains. The city also offers a variety of shops and dining options along South Colorado Boulevard.
Jaya Asian Grill
Jaya Asian Grill features menu items that incorporate Malaysian, Thai, Singaporean and Chinese Cantonese foods. Menu items include beef rending, spicy basil shrimp, kung pao chicken and sesame tofu. A selection of curry, as well as noodle and fried rice dishes, round out the main menu. Appetizers include crispy vegetable egg rolls, crab Rangoon and shrimp dumplings served with ginger chili pepper soy sauce.
All lunch specials are served Monday through Friday and come with a choice of soup or egg roll and white rice. If you prefer to enjoy an alcoholic beverage with your meal, the restaurant offers eight types of Asian beer, a full bar and wine. Non-alcoholic choices include soda, tea and smoothies.
Patrons may dine in or order take-out. Jaya Asian Grill offers delivery services to select areas for an additional fee, as well as catering services for larger events.
Jaya Asian Grill 1699 S. Colorado Boulevard #B Denver, CO 80222 303-757-7887 jayagrill.com
Beau Jo’s Pizza
Beau Jo’s Pizza offers something for everyone with its gluten-free menu, specialty pizzas, smart meal pizzas and an all-you-can-eat salad bar. Appetizers include buffalo wings, nachos and garlic bread with cheese.
If you are in the mood for something other than pizza, build your own calzone, choose from the pasta bowl selection or try the sandwiches made on San Francisco sourdough French bread. As an environmentally conscious company, Beau Jo’s Pizza uses wind power from the electrical company and biodegradable containers, recycles and is currently investing in solar panels.
Beau Jo’s Pizza 2710 S. Colorado Boulevard Denver, CO 80222 303-758-1519 beaujos.com
MAD Greens Inspired Eats
Soup-, salad- and panini-lovers will enjoy the menu options at MAD Greens Inspired Eats. The simplistic menu allows patrons to choose from a list of salads or create their own. The salad menu features the General Custer salad (romaine lettuce, carrots, celery and blue cheese, with blue cheese dressing) and the Don Quixote salad (baby greens, mango, avocado, roasted corn and jack cheese, with creamy ginger dressing).
You can customize all the salads with add-ins for an additional cost. Add-ins include crispy chicken tenders, oven-roasted salmon and marinated flank steak. The garden vegetable and vegetarian black bean soups are available everyday, while other types of soups, including broccoli cheese and chicken noodle, are rotated throughout the week. You can also choose from seven types of paninis or the panini-and-soup combinations.
MAD Greens Inspired Eats 2703 S. Colorado Boulevard #2A Denver, CO 80222 303-756-1222 madgreens.com
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