Palizo Italiano brings northern Italian food to Platt Park

Denver’s newest farm-to-table restaurant, like many of the others, has a local focus. This one, though, is local to a region half a world away.

Denver’s newest farm-to-table restaurant, like many of the others, has a local focus. This one, though, is local to a region half a world away.

Palizo Italiano is now serving regional northern Italian food, including house-made pastas, in Platt Park.


Latigo quietly closes, allegedly owing more than $40,000 in rent

Notices taped to the restaurants doors include a demand for payment of rent or possession and a summons to appear in court.

Latigo on Blake Street, Aug. 21, 2017. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite) latigo; restaurant; lodo; ballpark; denver; colorado; denverite; kevinjbeaty; commercial real estate;
Latigo on Blake Street, Aug. 21, 2017. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite)

When Latigo shut its doors for good earlier this month, the closing seemed to go largely unnoticed. It was noted on Yelp and mentioned in Eater and Westword, but the restaurant itself made no announcement or gave any reason.

But this week, Denverite spotted notices on the front doors ordering the restaurant out within three days of being served. According to the documents taped in multiples to the doors, Latigo owes $40,859.34 in rent, plus interest.


Clyde, which replaced Le Central, closes just nine months after opening

Clyde quietly closed up for good over the weekend at 112 E. Eighth Avenue.

Clyde quietly closed up for good over the weekend at 112 E. Eighth Avenue, just nine months after it took over the former home of longtime Denver favorite Le Central.

The wine bar and restaurant served its last meals on Aug. 19, Eater reports, and will be selling its remaining retail inventory at discounts on Tuesday.


Denver’s Goldspot Brewing to raise beer money for struggling Berkeley brewery

Goldspot plans to hold a fundraiser for Grateful Gnome on Aug. 30 at its taproom near the southeast corner of West 50th Avenue and Lowell Boulevard in the Regis.

The Grateful Gnome in Denver's Berkeley neighborhood has to push back its open date to a scaffolding collapse at an adjacent site, June 13, 2017. (Adrian D. Garcia/Denverite)
The Grateful Gnome in Denver’s Berkeley neighborhood has to push back its open date to a scaffolding collapse at an adjacent site, June 13, 2017. (Adrian D. Garcia/Denverite)

Goldspot Brewing Co. is planning to raise money this month to help a struggling nearby craft brewery get its doors open in Berkeley.