The Ten Best Italian Restaurants in Denver, 2016 Edition

Denver is witnessing an explosion of Italian restaurants, with new openings and anticipated debuts in the next few months coming like a shower of Parmesan cheese — including Chow Morso, Dio Mio, Tavernetta, Cattivella and Marcella's, to name a few. With all the competition, Italian eateries have to be at the top of their game to keep customers rolling in. Here are the ten best Italian restaurants in metro Denver right now.