February Establishments

Zocalito Latin Bistro

This fine dining, tasty restaurant brings the authentic ingredients and true flavors of Oaxaca Mexico to America. Recently relocating from Aspen to Denver, this highly rated restaurant is not to be missed. They are best known for their moles and any dishes that include the chilies that they grow and import from Oaxaca Mexico.

Insider Notes: Validated parking is available in the Denver Place garage; enter from Curtis Street. EIGHTH & FORK 20% off discount is not valid with any other discounts or offers (including happy hour and Denver Restaurant Week). Also not valid on February 14th. To limit your wait time, reservations are recommended!

Sapor Coffee & Concepts

Sapor is the first coffee shop in Denver to exclusively use Sweet Bloom Coffee Roasters, an award-winning roaster in Lakewood, Colorado. Between the high quality drinks, beautiful atmosphere and top notch staff, this will become your go to coffee shop in no time.

Insider Notes: Free parking is available in the garage accessible from Alcott, and additional street parking may be found on 27th, Alcott, or Bryant. The EIGHTH & FORK 20% off discount only applies to beverages. All other items, including pastries, cuppings and merchandise are excluded.

E&F Recommendations: Their mocha is one of the BEST mocha’s we have tasted. Also try the cortados, one & one and pour overs.


Julep is a sophisticated Southern restaurant that honors the history and traditions of southern hospitality while featuring local foods and produce. Julep serves dinner Wednesday through Sunday and brunch on Saturday and Sunday morning.

Insider Notes: The owners of Julep also own Stir Cooking School. If you love their food, why not learn how to make it at Stir!

20% Discount is NOT valid on happy hour.

E&F Recommendations: Their biscuits with homemade jam (the jam flavors change regularly) are incredible and their double battered fried chicken will leave you speechless. Don’t forget to order a mint julep, even if it isn’t Derby Day!

Smokehouse 17

Smoke House 17’s menus contains southern BBQ inspired dishes that comfort the mind and warm the soul. In addition to several BBQ staples they offer gluten free and vegetarian options. Who says you need to wait for summer for some proper BBQ?

E&F Recommendations: Our perfect meal at Smokehouse 17 is C.O. Wagyu Brisket Soft Tacos, the Bleu Cheese Potato Salad and the banana pudding. Our mouth’s are watering just by writing this!

Little India Restaurant

If you don’t adore Indian food, then you haven’t been to Little India! Everything they offer is out of this world tasty. It has been voted the Best Indian Restaurant for 16 years in succession. They also have gluten free, and vegetarian options available. This is truly a crowd pleaser.

Insider Notes: The EIGHTH & FORK 20% off discount is valid on both dine in and take out orders. The EIGHTH & FORK 20% off discount is only valid at the Belmar Location in Lakewood and the downtown Denver location (1533 Champa St, Denver, CO 802020)

E&F Recommendations: We love the saag paneer with naan bread!

Twin Fin Poke

Get in on the Poke craze! Fresh sushi grade fish combined with other asian flavors and ingredients make for a truly delicious dish. A staple of Hawaiian cuisine, Twin Fin certainly channels the aloha spirit into everyone of their dishes.

Insider Notes: 20% off discount is NOT valid on Happy Hour and already discounted items.

E&F Recommendations: Try the Spicy Ahi bowl… or you can’t go wrong with building your own bowl!

Reunion Bread

When you love a place as much as we do, it gets back on our featured lineup! We believe Reunion Bread is one of the best bakeries not only in Colorado, but in the United States. Bon Appetit magazine agrees! Reunion separates itself from the crowd with incredibly beautiful breads and pastries and flavor that is out of this world.

Insider Notes: No restrictions on any items!

E&F Recommendations: Try the Pasteis de Nata (Portuguese custard). It is insanely delicious!

KAOS Pizzeria

Handmade wood-fired pizza, locally sourced, garden to plate. A Denver gem for years, this place has figured it out. Their flavors truly shine when paired with their extensive beer list!

Insider Notes: Gluten Free options available!

E&F Recommendations: Jalapeno Business pizza! Pesto, garlic, red onion, jalapeno, cream cheese and diced tomatoes.