Rioja is one of The 15 Best Places for a Pasta in Denver.

1. Rioja

9.2
1431 Larimer St (15th St.), Denver, CO
Mediterranean Restaurant · LoDo · 129 tips and reviews

Mike R.Mike Rowan: Started with the fresh mozz & endives app (perfection) then had a pasta dish entree made of two different entrees (yes, they do this). Artichoke & goat cheese tortellini & sweet potato gnocchi

Lindsay J.Lindsay J: We did the tasting menu and left very happy and very full. :) The artichoke tortellini with the truffle broth was out of this world delicious!

AbhishekAbhishek: My favorite was the artichoke tortellini. Tried a number is appetizers to go with it and loved each one! Select anything in the menu and you will love it.

Steuben's is one of The 15 Best Places for a Pasta in Denver.

2. Steuben's

9.2
523 E 17th Ave (at Pearl St), Denver, CO
American Restaurant · North Capitol Hill · 307 tips and reviews

Ginger D.Ginger Douglas: The Mac n cheese is amazing!! Definitely worth the wait!! Also the fried chicken is just like mums old recipe yummy

Vanessa S.Vanessa Schwarz: Great food! Gazpacho is SPICY! Mac and cheese is amazing!!!!

Kenny U.Kenny Ugel: The Fried Chicken and Mac & Cheese were the perfect comfort food combo. If you're in Denver, please go here. Now.

Biker Jim's Gourmet Dogs is one of The 15 Best Places for a Pasta in Denver.

3. Biker Jim's Gourmet Dogs

9.4
2148 Larimer St (at 22nd St), Denver, CO
Hot Dog Joint · Ballpark · 105 tips and reviews

Rachael M.Rachael Moyte: This place is never a disappointment. Their mac n' cheese wedges... mmm... and yes, their dogs are ridiculously awesome too. Try the elk with cheddar & jalapeño. So effing good!!!

JeffJeff: Mac & Cheese + Creamy Horseradish Sauce = Delicious

Linda V.Linda Vietmeier: Forget hot dogs- try the fried Mac 'n Cheese!

Hops & Pie is one of The 15 Best Places for a Pasta in Denver.

4. Hops & Pie

9.3
3920 Tennyson St, Denver, CO
Pizza Place · Berkeley · 80 tips and reviews

Shalee O.Shalee Osborn: Best Mac and Cheese Around! Booze Infuzed ;)

GayeLynn_MGayeLynn_M: IPA Gluten Free MAC and Cheese... So good!!!

Denver WestwordDenver Westword: The pie list is supplemented with a handful of appetizers, one of which is a not-to-be-missed macaroni and cheese. Read more.

Shells and Sauce is one of The 15 Best Places for a Pasta in Denver.

5. Shells and Sauce

8.8
2600 E 12th Ave (at Elizabeth St), Denver, CO
Italian Restaurant · Congress Park · 47 tips and reviews

David N.David Norris: Lasagna fan? get there early or call ahead and have them save yours!

Lady Ann d.Lady Ann de Borja: You have to try the Vesuvia salad and penne russa.

Matthew B.Matthew B.: The lasagna and a spinach salad is a full and satisfying meal. Oh, and SUPER yummy!

Cherry Tomato is one of The 15 Best Places for a Pasta in Denver.

6. Cherry Tomato

8.2
4645 E 23rd Ave, Denver, CO
Italian Restaurant · Park Hill · 10 tips and reviews

Drew G.Drew G.: Great neighborhood Italian restaurant with very reasonable prices. Try the Seafood Fettucine Special- delicious! Read more.

Tim G.Tim Gosnell: two words - Pasta Felese

Drew M.Drew M: Great Italian restaurant. The veal saltimbocca and ravioli are always solid choices!

Ocean Prime is one of The 15 Best Places for a Pasta in Denver.

7. Ocean Prime

8.9
1465 Larimer St, Denver, CO
Seafood Restaurant · LoDo · 60 tips and reviews

Jeff B.Jeff Bowers: Goat cheese ravioli, Truffle mac& chz!

Für ImmerFür Immer: The black truffle mac & cheese is out of this world.

Nikki M.Nikki Martin: The good stuff: Calamari (incredible), truffle mac & cheese (dreamy), and salted caramel ice cream (phenomenal). Surprisingly didn't like the seafood cobb--it might have been the dressing.

Maggiano's Little Italy is one of The 15 Best Places for a Pasta in Denver.

8. Maggiano's Little Italy

8.1
500 16th St (in Denver Pavilions), Denver, CO
Italian Restaurant · Central Business District · 54 tips and reviews

Marquise I.Marquise Ivra: The baked ziti is delicious, and it's on the classic pasta menu. So for $12.95 I get one now, and one to take home :-) also the Sicilian Apertivo

Denver WestwordDenver Westword: The extensive lunch and dinner menus offer traditional and specialty pastas, chef's favorite plates, and various preparations of shrimp, chicken, beef, pork and veal. Read more.

Gary R.Gary Rosenzweig: Been here dozens of times. Food and service always very good. Make a reservation as it can often get busy. Rigatoni D is my favorite.

NoRTH is one of The 15 Best Places for a Pasta in Denver.

9. NoRTH

8.7
190 Clayton Ln (Second St.), Denver, CO
Italian Restaurant · Cherry Creek North · 55 tips and reviews

SPIRESPIRE: The zucca chips are the best! For a pasta entree try the strozzapreti, so delicious!

Emily G.Emily Gibson: The bruschetta is absolutely phenomenal. The moz cheese melts in your mouth. Also the homemade pasta is fantastic. Going back again soon!

Liz B.Liz Bray: The spinach tortellini is amazing!! Yum!!

Trattoria Stella is one of The 15 Best Places for a Pasta in Denver.

10. Trattoria Stella

8.2
3470 W 32nd Ave (btw Lowell & Jullian), Denver, CO
Italian Restaurant · West Highland · 22 tips and reviews

Carol'Ann S.Carol'Ann Spaabeck: The shrimp gnocchi is delicious.

Bridget T.Bridget T: Ravioli is way too sweet and this is coming from a girl that likes sweet. Wild Boar Ragu was great.

David T.David Tannaccio: Good spaghetti bolognese and salmon club on ciabatta bread

The Hornet Restaurant is one of The 15 Best Places for a Pasta in Denver.

11. The Hornet Restaurant

8.5
76 Broadway (1st & Broadway), Denver, CO
American Restaurant · Central Denver · 108 tips and reviews

Jenna T.Jenna Taffet: The lobster mac n cheese is a must! Nachos and chicken pesto flatbread were average.

Social Business Solutions Group L.Social Business Solutions Group LLC: Lobster Mac n Cheese, oh damn good!

David B. RossDavid B. Ross: Great lobster and macaroni. Good friends

Parisi Italian Market & Deli is one of The 15 Best Places for a Pasta in Denver.

12. Parisi Italian Market & Deli

8.6
4401 Tennyson St (at W 44th Ave.), Denver, CO
Italian Restaurant · Berkeley · 35 tips and reviews

Nikki B.Nikki Braziel: The lasagna bolognese is delicious!!!

Chris D.Chris Davis: Good pasta and a great margarita pizza.

Cam C.Cam Cornish: The Wild Boar Stew (actually a pasta) is phenomenal, though the meat is dry enough to require the delicious sauce.

Gaetano's is one of The 15 Best Places for a Pasta in Denver.

13. Gaetano's

8.4
3760 Tejon St, Denver, CO
Italian Restaurant · Highland · 30 tips and reviews

DenverPostDenverPost: The menu covers a lot of ground. The pasta carbonara was an excellent take on that classic, and for dessert, the tiramisu stood out. They've got local beers are on tap and the cocktails are exemplary Read more.

Denver WestwordDenver Westword: When in doubt, go with dishes flavored by the old-school Gaetano’s, including meatballs (offered both as an app and a side), lasagna and gnocchi Read more.

Olga R.Olga Robak: Pasta Carbonara is so smooth and delicious!

Angelo's Taverna is one of The 15 Best Places for a Pasta in Denver.

14. Angelo's Taverna

8.8
620 E 6th Ave, Denver, CO
Italian Restaurant · Central Denver · 30 tips and reviews

Michelle G.Michelle Gates: Amazing lobster gnocchi! As an Italian, i grew up on delicious gnocchi, I'm hard pressed to find any I enjoy. This was fantastic. Oysters were the greatest as well. Both in one place is heaven!! :-)

JJ H.JJ Hauser: The oysters were so fresh and the lobster gnocchi was amazing! Great happy hour deals.

Erica W.Erica Wenzel: Oysters, mussels, pasta, pizza...

Bar Dough is one of The 15 Best Places for a Pasta in Denver.

15. Bar Dough

8.7
2227 W 32nd Ave (Vallejo), Denver, CO
Italian Restaurant · Highland · 10 tips and reviews

Brandon W.Brandon West: Good Italian-style pizza, nice diverse menu if you want a sald or pasta. Brown butter budino for dessert is amazing. Brown butter caramel needs to be more of a thing.

Louis B.Louis Baltimore: This is a fantastic new neighborhood Italian pizza and pasta joint. Everything I've tried so far has been great. Fresh homemade pasta and pizza. Yum!

Usaj R.Usaj Realty: Meatballs and the pappardelle. Share a bottle of wine and you have the perfect date.