Although we might not show an available table at your preferred time, we suggest you call the restaurant at 303.820.2282 to take advantage of possible chef counter seating or last minute cancellations.


passion, creativity and attention to detail are the engines that drive any restaurant. Executive Chef/Owner Jennifer Jasinski and General Manager/Owner Beth Gruitch lead the team at Rioja. Read more about them below:

Tim Kuklinski

Denver is lucky to be the last stop for Tim Kuklinski. A peripatetic childhood took him back and forth across the country.

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Matthew Brooks

Born in Montrose, Colorado, Matthew Brooks is the Director of Operations for Crafted Concepts working alongside Beth Gruitch and Jennifer Jasinski since 2015.

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