Lafayette Restaurants & Dining Guide
The Best Restaurants in Lafayette, Colorado, by type
Black Diamond Restaurant & Tap House 103 N. Public Road Unit C, 303-665-4621; www.blackdiamondrestaurant.com. Fresh American fare in a rustic, mining-themed atmosphere. Open Tues-Sun.
Community 206 S. Public Road, 720-890-3793; www.eatatcommunity.com. Colorado comfort food plus local brews and craft cocktails. Open Fri-Sun for lunch and dinner daily.
MORNING GLORY CAFE
1377 Forest Park Circle, 303-604-6351; www.morningglorycafe.org.
95A Bistro and Sushi 1381 Forest Park Circle, 303-665-3080; www.95abistroandsushi.com. Attitude-free and approachable sushi, cocktails and bistro fare. Open for lunch and dinner daily, brunch Sat-Sun.
Nissi’s 2675 Northpark Drive, 303-665-2757; www.nissis.com.Live music venue, bar and full-service restaurant. Open Tues-Sun from 4:30 pm, check website for events.
Uturn BBQ 599 Crossing Drive, 303-993-6033; www.uturnbbq.com. Classic BBQ originals made in-house with the freshest ingredients. Open for lunch and dinner daily.
Tangerine 300 S. Public Road, 303-443-5100; www.tangerineeats.com. Open daily for breakfast, brunch and lunch made with fresh, seasonal ingredients from Colorado farmers.
William Oliver’s Publick House 201 N. Public Road #1C, 720-890-3843; www.williamolivers.com. Classic American fare. Open for lunch and dinner daily and brunch on weekends.
BREWERIES & PUBS
Acreage by Stem Ciders 1380 Horizon Ave., 720-443-3007; www.acreageco.com. Open afternoons and evenings daily.
Endo Brewing Company 2755 Dagny Way, Unit 101, 720-442-8052; www.endobrewing.com. Open afternoons and evenings daily.
FATE ALE HOUSE
400 W. South Boulder Road, Phone # TBD; fatebrewingcompany.com.
Opening early Summer 2017.
Front Range Brewing Co. 400 W. South Boulder Road, Suite 1650, 303-339-0767; www.frontrangebrewingcompany.com. Open afternoons and evenings daily.
ODD13 Brewing 301 E. Simpson St., 303-997-4164; www.odd13brewing.com. Family-friendly microbrewery with arcade and yard games. Open afternoons and evenings daily.
The Post Brewing Co. 105 W. Emma St., 303-593-2066; www.postbrewing.com. “Brewery and chicken joint” housed in a former VFW post. Open for dinner daily, lunch Fri-Sat, happy hour Mon-Fri, and brunch on Sun.
Cannon Mine Coffee 210 South Public Road, 303-665-0625; www.cannonmine.com. Colorado-made coffee, tea and pastries. Open daily; weekly live music.
Eats and Sweets 401 South Public Road, 303-665-3080; www.eatsandsweets.biz.
Charming cafe serving sandwiches and salads, ice cream, milk shakes and floats. Open daily.
East Simpson Coffee Company
414 E. Simpson St., 720-502-7010; www.eastsimpsoncoffee.com.
Super Mini Walnut Cafe 2770 Arapahoe Road, Suite 116, 720-328-9208; www.walnutcafe.com. Egg dishes, daily specials and pies. Open daily for breakfast and lunch.
Deli-Cious Z’s 802 S. Public Road, 303-862-8487; www.deliciouszs.com. Pastries, coffee, and breakfast and lunch served daily.
Ras Kassa’s Ethiopian Restaurant 802 S. Public Road, 303-447-2919; www.raskassas.com. Authentic Ethiopian food. Open for lunch and dinner daily.
Adesso Pizzeria 385 Crossing Drive, 303-664-1599; www.pulcinellapizzeria.com. Handmade Neapolitan-style pizzas, calzones, salads and desserts. Open daily for lunch and dinner, and breakfast Sat-Sun.
Martino’s Pizzeria 1389 Forest Park Circle, 303-604-9200; www.martinos-pizzeria.com. Thin-crust pizza, sandwiches and pasta. Carryout and delivery available. Open for lunch Tues-Sat, dinner daily.
Proto’s Pizzeria Napoletana 489 U.S. Highway 287, Unit 160, 303-661-3030; www.protospizza.com. Handmade pizzas, salads and desserts. Open daily for lunch and dinner.
Efrain’s 101 E. Cleveland St., 303-666-7544; www.efrainsrestaurant.com. Classic Mexican food and Margaritas in a family-friendly, casual atmosphere. Open for lunch and dinner Wed-Mon. Closed Tues.
Señor Gomez 502 S. Public Road, 303-604-6322. Open Tues-Sun for breakfast and lunch.
Si Señor! Real Mexican Restaurant 1389 Forest Park Circle, 720-890-1765, www.sisenorrealmexicanfood.com. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner all day daily.
Taqueria La Esperanza 1280 Centaur Village Drive, 720-402-1076; www.taqueria-esperanza.com. Authentic Mexican food. Open daily for breakfast, lunch,and dinner.
Asian King Buffet 199 W. South Boulder Road, 720-890-7446. Open Tues-Sun for lunch and dinner.
Colorado Wok Chinese Cuisine 385 Crossing Drive, Suite 109, 303-926-9399; www.coloradowok.com. Healthy, low-fat Chinese food. Open daily for lunch, dinner, takeout and delivery.
Panang Thai 1005 South Public Road, 303-665-0500; www.panangone.com. Thai cuisine. Open daily for lunch and dinner.
Pho Cafe 1085 South Public Road, 303-665-0666; www.phocafelafayette.com. Vietnamese beef-noodle soup, grilled items and curries for lunch, dinner and takeout. Closed Mon.
Ting’s Place 1265 South Public Road, 303-666-9559; www.tingsplace.com. Seafood, Mandarin and Szechwan cuisine. Open for lunch and dinner Wed-Mon.
Udon Kaisha 191 W. South Boulder Road, 303-665-1712; www.udonkaishaco.com. Japanese noodle dishes and sushi. Open for lunch and dinner Wed-Mon.