Spaghetti lovers solely have just a few extra days to take pleasure in their favourite saucy, carb-heavy classics at The Outdated Spaghetti Manufacturing unit’s downtown Denver location earlier than it closes its doorways on Sept. 16.
After a profitable 45-year run in the identical location, The Outdated Spaghetti Manufacturing unit was unable to return to phrases with an extension of its lease, which is because of expire this yr, Ryan Durrett, the corporate’s advertising and marketing director, advised us in August.
A photograph from 1973 of the historic railway automobile now parked within the Outdated Spaghetti Manufacturing unit restaurant in Denver that may now shut. (Denver Put up file by way of Getty Pictures)
The restaurant is situated within the 1889 Denver Metropolis Cable Railway Constructing, and has been hailed by preservationists as a marvel of bricklayers’ talent. The constructing — a reminder that Denver as soon as had essentially the most streetcar cable of any metropolis within the nation — needed to be saved by a wrecking ball by Historic Denver in 1973.
The Outdated Spaghetti Manufacturing unit downtown was reworked in 2010, and boasts vintage lighting, stained glass, in addition to the signature old style trolley automobile that youngsters delighted eating in.
However followers of the favored chain can nonetheless get their pasta repair at The Outdated Spaghetti Manufacturing unit’s Westminster location, which opened final summer season. The corporate is aggressively in search of a brand new location in Colorado, Durrett stated.
The Outdated Spaghetti Manufacturing unit: 1215 18th St., 303-295-1864; osf.com; lunch Mon.-Fri. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Sat.-Solar. 11:30 a.m. to Four p.m; dinner Mon.-Thur. 5-9:30 p.m., Fri. 5-10 p.m., Sat. 4-10 p.m., Solar. 4-9:30 p.m. (closing Sept. 16)
9145 Sheridan Blvd., Westminster, 720-306-8874; lunch Mon.-Solar. 11:30 a.m.-Four p.m., dinner Solar.-Thur. 4-9:30 p.m., Fri.-Sat. 4-10 p.m.