Roll with the winners: Two Denver sushi places rank among the best in US

Jun 12, 2024, 3:17 PM | Updated: 3:20 pm

Roll with the winners: Two Denver sushi places rank among the best in US...

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Roll with the winners: Two Denver sushi places rank among the best in US.

According to the latest edition of Yelp’s “Top 100 Sushi Spots” for 2024, Denver, Colorado proudly houses two of the finest sushi establishments in the entire United States. One of these exceptional spots is Rocky Yama Sushi securing the impressive #67 spot on the list.

Courtesy of Rocky Yama

Situated in the vibrant Santa Fe Arts District, precisely at the intersection of West 8th Avenue and Santa Fe, this restaurant offers a delightful culinary experience. Operating from Tuesday to Sunday, Rocky Yama Sushi  has garnered a remarkable 4.7-star rating on Yelp, with a total of 240 reviews. Among these reviews, an astounding 195 have awarded the restaurant a perfect five-star rating.

Courtesy of Colorado Sake Co.

Another remarkable sushi destination in Denver is Colorado Sake Co. which proudly claims the #87 position on Yelp’s prestigious list. Located in the charming Five Points neighborhood, specifically at 3559 Larimer Street, this restaurant is a true gem.

Colorado Sake Co. welcomes its patrons seven days a week, primarily during the evenings, ensuring a delightful dining experience. Enjoy their Izakaya and sushi menu, featuring tapas, sashimi, and chicken wings, tuna rolls, and pork buns.

They also have a Dim Sum brunch which is truly amazing! On Monday’s nights they hold a trivia tight which with a group of friends is a fun time. With an impressive 4.7 rating on Yelp, based on 223 reviews, this establishment has certainly captured the hearts and taste buds of its customers. Notably, 184 of these reviews have awarded Colorado Sake Co. a stellar five-star rating.

Read the full Yelp list here. 


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