Dining

Dining Reviews

By
December 1997

1. Besta Dipping Grill
By Greg Moody

1822 Blake St., 303-269-1970
Food .................... B+
It's something different.
Dips .................... A
Something for Everyone.
Atmosphere .................... B+
Don't let the chairs scare you away.
Kid Friendly .................... B-
This one may be just a little too "downtown" for the kinder.
Service .................... A
Ask for Lori.
Bathrooms .................... B-
Clean, though the layout's a bit weird.
Booze .................... A-
The wine list offers a good selection (but i had beer).
Overall .................... B+
A welcome addition to the LoDo scene.

2. The Melting Pot
By Greg Moody

2707 W. Main St., Littleton, 303-794-5666
Food .................... B+
Basic, but hot.
Atmosphere .................... A-
Tailored for talking.
Kid Friendly .................... B+
Kids love it, but the possibility of spillage drove me nuts.
Service .................... A-
The staff provides good explanations of the many choices, and they're there when you need them.
Bathrooms .................... ?
Do I hafta go in if I don't hafta go?
Overall .................... B+
My God! And it's a chain!