Southwest Denver

J's Noodles Star Thai 2

This traditional Thai spot has developed a cult following over the years. The tom yum soup (spicy lemon soup), drunken noodles and pad thai are the regulars' picks. Warning: Hot means hot.

Thai Pot Cafe

This cozy Thai restaurant offers a variety of curries, noodle bowls, soups, salads, and coconut-infused desserts. The drunken noodles with eggplant are a favorite.

Viet's Restaurant

Enjoy sophisticated Vietnamese cuisine at this modern eatery. It boasts everything from fresh spring rolls and pho favorites to gourmet seafood plates.

Brewery Bar II

Legions of customers are loyal to this casual joint's signature chiles rellenos, award-winning green chile, solid margaritas, and great specials.

New Saigon

This Vietnamese spot serves delicious chicken and seafood curries. Check out the bakery next door.