2020 Best Eats, Drinks & Entertainment

Best Barbecue : Lulu’s BBQ

Succulent brisket, ribs, burnt ends, pork and chicken smoked low and slow over Texas oak – customers at Lulu’s BBQ are hooked by the aromas wafting from the charming sidewalk location alone. Paired with a variety of popular southern dishes and unique house-made drinks...

Best Burger : Larkburger

Lark Burger is not shy when it comes to changing up the menu and getting creative with their latest portabella burger – served with griddle-delish onions and house sauce. Some popular gluten free options on the menu include, lettuce wrapped burgers, gluten free buns...

Best Delivery : Cosmo’s Pizza

No matter how you look at it, Cosmo’s Pizza delivers. For 19 years, the popular family-owned restaurant has been slinging up authentic New York-style pizza just the way we love it – hand-tossed, thin crust that’s just thick and crisp enough on the edges yet soft-and...

Best New Eatery : Birdhouse

Best New Eatery : Birdhouse

Since opening in Erie in June, Birdhouse has soared as a taco, ramen, rum and tiki drinks paradise. “It’s weird but good, and our customers love the eclectic mix,” said Tony Firestine, Birdhouse associate director. “We are lucky to have a wide range of outdoor seating...

Best Pizza : Pizzeria Locale

Given today’s unusual circumstances, everyone at Pizzaria Locale is just thrilled to be open and able to serve the community we love. Since owners Bobby Stuckey and Lachlan Mackinnon-Patterson of Frasca Food and Wine opened doors in 2011, elegantly casual Pizzeria...

Best Sushi : Sushi Zanmai

Sushi Zanmai has been delighting patrons for over three decades. With its lively atmosphere, friendly diverse staff, and most memorably its fresh, beautifully-made sushi rolls, sushi and sashimi combos, and mouthwatering tempura, it’s no wonder this Boulder gem is...

Best Taco : T/ACO

Forget Taco Tuesday – with inventive, unbelievably delicious flavors Boulder’s beloved urban taqueria, why not make every night inviting with fresh Mexican fare? Traditionally Mexican prepared meats, piled on handmade tortillas, and topped off with fresh creative...