Extreme Community Makeover serves eight Denver neighborhoods: Barnum, Elyria, Globeville, La Alma/Lincoln Park, Swansea, Villa Park, West Colfax, and Westwood. We take pride in serving these Denver neighborhoods to prosper and be healthy.
Each of these eight Denver neighborhoods are unique and have a lot to offer. They are always shifting and changing. No doubt, supporting local businesses in these neighborhoods will keep them healthy and vibrant. Here are some local businesses of note to check out in the Westwood neighborhood!
Westwood is a dense, predominately single-family residential neighborhood in southwest Denver with a population of 16,918 . A committed team of diverse residents and organizations are working tirelessly to promote healthy eating and active living and economic opportunity in Westwood. Here are some new and long term businesses in Westwood.
El Alamo is a business that has been passed down through the family generations and it is very popular. It has authentic Mexican food. The restaurant also has a bakery, providing bread for many well-known restaurants around the metro area.
3548 Morrison Rd, Denver, CO 80219
Lily’s Cocina is a place in the Westwood community where a great cross-section of the neighborhood come to eat and drink. You are always treated like family by the employees and they have outstanding customer service. They do Taco Tuesdays and Thursday specials. This is a delicious authentic Mexican restaurant. Come hungry and thirsty and enjoy the laid-back environment!
4801 Morrison Rd, Denver, CO 80219 720 787-4782
The Kitchen Network Bottling Company has bottled over 100 different products in a 6-year period. With their experience in packaging, they are able to take recipes and produce products for wholesale around the country for their customers. The Kitchen Network also has a commissary. The Kitchen Network Commissary is Denver’s longest running shared kitchen, incubating approximately 150 specialty food businesses each year.
4986 Morrison Rd., Denver, CO 80219 303-922-1011
Make sure to check out these businesses the next time you are in or near the Westwood neighborhood. After all, Denver thrives when its neighborhoods thrive. We also have some super-cool notecards displaying each of the neighborhoods we serve in – order them here – and see if you can find the Westwood landmark featured in these postcards when you stop by!