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10195 E 29th Drive, Suite 110, Denver, CO 80238
+1 303-645-3779
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good20%
  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
10195 E 29th Drive, Suite 110, Denver, CO 80238
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a long overdue review of this fascinating restaurant (I promised them on the way out that I would write one). We were a party of eight, half of us from the Northeast, spending Thanksgiving week in Denver with family members. Our area is...More

Thank kumquat3k
Elise W, Owner at Cattivella, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you so much for this glowing review and we really appreciate you coming to Cattivella! I am so happy to hear that you enjoyed the Focaccia di Recco and the rest of your experience. We hope to serve you again the next time you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have traveled to Italy many times and one of the best things about Italy (and Europe) is the food. I hate returning to the states and being subjected to the processed western food in restaurants and chefs who don't get it. Well, Chef Wiggins...More

Thank FDfoodie
Elise W, Owner at Cattivella, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you so much for this awesome review, FDfoodie! I am thrilled to hear that our team took great care of you and that you enjoyed your last meal of 2017 at Cattivella! We hope to see you again soon! Have a terrific weekend!

Reviewed 21 November 2017

The people at the table next to us were screaming out their conversation to the point their voices had turned hoarse. In turn, everyone else had to scream as well. I read how the owner couldn’t afford sound buffering materials like carpet. They do make...More

Thank rlnielsen4
Elise W, Owner at Cattivella, responded to this reviewResponded 30 November 2017

Thanks for leaving us a review, rlnielsen4. I am sorry to hear that you are not a fan of Cattivella. I will surely use this feedback to keep improving the restaurant as well as our dishes. We hope that you will give us another chance...More

Reviewed 18 October 2017

We were taken here by my niece and her husband. They both touted this restaurant as being excellent, equivalent to many we were used to in LA, Chicago and NY and I can say they were right on. We had the privilege of dining at...More

Thank shmillermd
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Stopped in with a business associate while passing through town. We sat at the bar/chef table and had an incredible eating experience. Our waiter was one of the most knowledgeable I have had in a long time. He made great recommendations from wine to dessert....More

Thank SuitcaseLife75
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Some of the reviews on here confuse me. I found the setting to be fabulous. Popular, but certainly not packed in like sardines. And I thought the food was extremely well done. This IS a place that is about the food. The pasta is homemade,...More

Thank Tony P
Reviewed 28 September 2017

Really a great addition to the restaurants in Eastbridge area of Stapleton. We were seated promptly (we did have a reservation but I find that's not always the key anymore in Denver) and waitstaff appeared within seconds. We began with a bottle of wine and...More

Thank Umbraco
Reviewed 27 September 2017

In town on business, just following the crowd. What a delightful surprise to find this place, each dish was so distinct in flavor. Started with the Fungi crepes with truffle oil, then grilled Romaine salad (only dish that comes in at 4 stars, not 5)...More

Thank Stacey S
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

The wife and I had the opportunity to have dinner here for our first time last night. Overall, we felt that the food was solid but we will not be returning. First, I am all about the ambience when dining but Cattivella was not inviting...More

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Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Chef Else's new Cattivella restaurant (Cattivella means naughty girl!!!) outdid all of our already high expectations!! She is amazing! We sat at the chef's counter and could watch all of the preparation as they were happening. After taking the time to chat with us, Elise...More

Thank Jan J
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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10195 E 29th Drive, Suite 110, Denver, CO 80238
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Denver
  • Phone Number: +1 303-645-3779
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