With so many great restaurants to choose from, cash-strapped Denver newcomers — challenged with rising rents and skinny paychecks — are finding it hard to have a fun night out without blowing the bank. Twenty- Something for Twenty-somethings will help you find hot destinations where you can enjoy cutting-edge cuisine in a stylish setting — all within a twenty-something budget ($29 or less per person). And you don’t need to be under thirty to take these recommendations; just be ready for a great eating adventure.
It’s no surprise that Denverites are still lining up to dine at Uncle owner Tommy Lee’s second restaurant, Hop Alley, which was selected by Westword as Best New Restaurant in 2016. Given the restaurant’s status as one of the hottest spots in town, you might expect prices at Hop Alley to be prohibitive, but it is possible to dine there on a budget. Continue reading to learn how.