Rioja1431 Larimer St., Denver CO 80202
Mediterranean, Fusion / Eclectic. Highly acclaimed Denver chef and restaurateur Jennifer Jasinski is behind Rioja, a Mediterranean-inspired bistro in the heart of Denver on the 16th St. promenade. Much like its sister Denver restaurant, Bistro Vendome, Rioja places an emphasis on local, seasonal ingredients using Mediterranean influences. Beside the food, Denver restaurant goers also unanimously rave about the design of Rioja, featuring a copper-topped bar and hand-blown glass light fixtures.