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512window Jul 16, 2011 11:19 PM

Otherwise known as "Save me from the Blue Moose Cantina"

I'm coming to Lakewood on a business trip. The locals all want to drag me to the Blue Moose Cantina which serves wretched Mexican food + Moose Milk.

I need good alternatives to suggest. Ideas?

Any cuisine, any price level, I really just want good food. If they don't want to go, tough.

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  1. alpine chef RE: 512window Jul 17, 2011 09:23 AM

    in belmar, i like the oven pizza e vino and el tapatio

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    1. re: alpine chef
      512window RE: alpine chef Jul 18, 2011 11:20 AM

      Thanks! I'll try to get them to broaden horizons.

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      Mimi RE: 512window Jul 19, 2011 04:30 AM

      Uh, it's Moose Hill Cantina. I like 240 Union. The strip where it is located is undergoing a facelift but I think it's still open. It is definitely more "fine dining" and less "local". You can check out the menu on their website.

      Moose Hill Cantina
      11911 W Colfax Ave, Lakewood, CO 80215

      240 Union Restaurant
      240 Union Blvd, Lakewood, CO 80228

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      1. re: Mimi
        512window RE: Mimi Jul 21, 2011 11:51 AM

        Thanks! I've had many good meals at 240 Union over the years. They do a summer watermelon and goat cheese stacked salad that's really great.

        240 Union Restaurant
        240 Union Blvd, Lakewood, CO 80228

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