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Neighborhood Series: Dining in Lakewood, CO

Buying a home is an important decision, oftentimes one of the most important. What home you buy and where will impact many areas of your life and your families. The home size, layout, and even price will impact everything from your daily routine to your budget. Location plays a factor in the appreciation of your home (think — equity for renovations or second property) and will impact your quality of life. From schools to dog parks, walkability to drivetime, there are lots of things to consider. In this article, we’ll take a look at dining options in Lakewood, CO.

Buying a Home in Lakewood, CO

Lakewood, Colorado, is an amazing suburban town just west of Denver with over 7,200 acres of parks and trails. The city’s motto: “A great place to live, work and play” rings true as Lakewood offers much more than meets the eye. If you’re looking for a new place to call home in this Denver suburb, here are five local favorites worth checking out if you might buy a home in Lakewood.

Taste of Denmark

Freshly baked Danish pastries, croissants, kringles, strudel, pies, and bread are all made from scratch. Baked with love by expert chefs Angie and Ronny. Ronny has over 36 years of baking expertise, and in 1990 won the “Best Danish Young Baker” competition and represented Denmark in the European Bakery Championship in Brussels, Belgium. Located at 1901 S Kipling St. Lakewood, CO 80227


Managing brokers Nathan Jennison and Nathan Beauchamp both frequent this Belmar kitchen-style eatery when dining in Lakewood. Contemporary vibes plus creative American fare make this an easy choice. Local Google Guide, Elodie posted her review which leaves us intrigued and hungry, “Holy cow. Had the Roadhouse Burger, and it was the greatest thing to have ever graced my taste buds. The short rib? Absolutely breathtaking. The jus? Perfectly flavored. The beef patty? Wonderfully cooked. It tasted double, if not triple, what the price was, and it was worth every penny.” Located at 445 S Teller St, Lakewood, CO 80226 

Green Mountain Beer Company

When the day calls for a craft beer, head on over to Green Mountain Beer Company. A favorite of Nathan Mortgage’s Justin Kesselring. They’ve got a great selection of beers, a nice outdoor spot, and a rotating selection of food trucks. Nearly every Denver suburb is home to a craft brewery. It’s just a matter of finding one to make your local watering hole if you plan to buy a home in Colorado. Located at 2585 S Lewis Way #110, Lakewood, CO 80227

Little India Restaurant and Bar

Serving authentic Indian food with great atmosphere and service. Many enthusiastically review this as the best Indian food in Denver. With appetizers like onion rings, classic soups, and salads, as well as a long list of tandoor specialties to choose from alongside curries, masalas, kormas, vindaloos, saags, and more familiar favorites, you’ll be in for an Indian meal. Located in the Belmar area at 425 S Teller St, Lakewood, CO 80226 

Cafe Jordano

Founded in 1990 by Italian-born Elisa Heitman. Serving authentic Italian fare such as lasagna, spaghetti, ravioli, and gnocchi in a cafe she named after her son, Jordano. The restaurant shot into popularity after receiving a rave review from a well-known food critic. Located at 11068 W. Jewell Avenue, Lakewood, CO 80232

Buying a Home— Putting Down Roots

Where you buy a home and put down roots matters, whether you are grabbing a coffee on the fly or winding down with a glass of wine on a patio day, these five local favorites will make your time in Lakewood memorable.

This article is presented to you by Nathan Mortgage – Mortgage Broker Lakewood, CO.

Nathan Mortgage
200 Union Blvd STE 110, Lakewood, CO 80228, USA
(303) 277-1506
Hours: Monday – Friday 9 AM – 5 PM

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