Le Central

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Le Central Denver

112 East 8th Ave, Denver, CO 80203

Le Central is an affordable French restaurant in Capitol Hill since 1981. They serve specialities including black mussels & frites, frog legs, escargots, and pastries made in house.

The last Tuesday of every month, they offer a cooking demonstration by Le Central’s chefs. The third Tuesday of each month features a wine dinner and 5-course meal.

Le Central Happy Hours: (lecentral.com/…)

Friday-Sunday 3pm-5pm

Drinks –
$3 Select House Wines
$3 House Gin
$3 Vodka Martinis
$3 Sangria

Hors D’Oeuvres –
$7 Escargots Bourguignous – 6 escargots sauteed with mushrooms, garlic, butter, parsley
$7 Escargots en Brioche – 6 escargots baked on slice of brioche covered with garlic butter flavored with pernod
$9 Feuilleté d’Escargots – escargots sauteed in sweet butter & herbs, served over puff pastry with walnut & creamy blue cheese sauce
$12 Assiette de Fromages – conté, montrachet chêvre, port salut & camembert served with fresh fruits, candied walnuts & crutons
$10 Charcuterie du Central – pates and cured meats served with dijon mustard, red onions, cornichons, olives, roasted red peppers & crutons
$8 Crêpes de Fruits de Mer – filled with mussels, shrimp & salmon in dill cream sauce, with swiss cheese
$8 Crêpes du Poulet – filled with chicken morsels simmered in curry cream sauce with carrots, onions & spinach, with swiss cheese
$8 Crêpes aux Lardons – filled with grilled steak simmered in roasted chipotle cream sauce with smoked bacon & sauteed onions, with swiss cheese
$8 Crêpes aux Legumes – filled with sauteed mushrooms, asparagus & spinach, with marinara sauce & swiss cheese
$9 Le Brie, L’Ail et Les Croutons – warm wedge of bried, roasted head of garlic & baguette crutons with tomatoes and basil

$11.95 Les Moules et Fries – Mussels and fries:
Basilic – fresh basil and diced tomatos
Provençale – parsley, pernod, topped with bread crumbs
Portugaise – spanish chorizo, tomatoes, pinch of coriander
A la Moutard – whole grain dijon mustard, bacon & cream
Marinière – parsley, white wine, shallots & garlic
Midi – olives, tomato, breadcrumbs & parmesan cheese
Normande – mushrooms, onions, brandy & cream
Safran (add $1) – cream, saffron, onion & chopped tomatoes
Fromage – blue cheese
Pistou – basil pesto, shallots, parmesan cheese
Italienne (hot & spicy) – crushed red pepper & lemon with touch of marinara

Les Soupes:
$2/cup, $3/bowl Soupe du Jour
$3/cup, $4/bowl Soupe a l’Oignon

Dessert menu also available


Monday-Friday – Desserts, House Martinis and Sangria are $3.5 during lunch

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Le Central Mural


Le Central Patio

Side patio.

La Central Patio

Other side.

Reviews: Yelp | Urbanspoon

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Last updated: September 4, 2017

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