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Best American Restaurants in Downtown Denver

Kevin Taylor's At The Opera HouseKevin Taylor's At The Opera House
(980)
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American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver
12@MADISON12@MADISON
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American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver
Corridor 44Corridor 44
(455)
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American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver
The Crimson RoomThe Crimson Room
(95)
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American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver
MAX’s Wine Dive Denver – Sherman St.MAX’s Wine Dive Denver – Sherman St.
(470)
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American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver
Hearth & DramHearth & Dram
(281)
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American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver
Citizen RailCitizen Rail
(287)
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American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver
The Pig & The SproutThe Pig & The Sprout
(260)
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American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver
rangerange
(689)
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American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver
Interstate Kitchen & BarInterstate Kitchen & Bar
(243)
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American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver
Ignite Kitchen + CocktailsIgnite Kitchen + Cocktails
(506)
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American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver
Corinne RestaurantCorinne Restaurant
(391)
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American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver
The Lobby - DenverThe Lobby - Denver
(432)
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American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver
Rialto CafeRialto Cafe
(1827)
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American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Best Italian Restaurants in Downtown Denver

Osteria MarcoOsteria Marco
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Italian | Downtown / LoDo, Denver
Ristorante Lo StellaRistorante Lo Stella
(573)
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Italian | Downtown / LoDo, Denver
PanzanoPanzano
(4622)
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Italian | Downtown / LoDo, Denver
Maggiano's - Denver PavilionsMaggiano's - Denver Pavilions
(4410)
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Italian | Downtown / LoDo, Denver
Venice Ristorante & Wine BarVenice Ristorante & Wine Bar
(1952)
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Italian | Downtown / LoDo, Denver
Pizza Republica - Denver DowntownPizza Republica - Denver Downtown
(495)
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Italian | Downtown / LoDo, Denver
Mangiamo ProntoMangiamo Pronto
(183)
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Italian | Downtown / LoDo, Denver
Barolo GrillBarolo Grill
(2505)
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Italian | Cherry Creek, Denver
North Italia – DenverNorth Italia – Denver
(1986)
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Italian | Cherry Creek, Denver
SpuntinoSpuntino
(441)
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Italian | Highlands, Denver
Piatti - DenverPiatti - Denver
(2002)
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Italian | Cherry Creek, Denver
CUCINA Colore of Cherry CreekCUCINA Colore of Cherry Creek
(1279)
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Italian | Cherry Creek, Denver
Il PostoIl Posto
(357)
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Italian | River North (Denver), Denver
Quality Italian- DenverQuality Italian- Denver
(610)
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Italian | Cherry Creek, Denver
Odyssey Italian Restaurant & Wine BarOdyssey Italian Restaurant & Wine Bar
(1050)
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Italian | Central, Denver
Firenze a TavolaFirenze a Tavola
(1130)
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Italian | Highlands, Denver
Bar DoughBar Dough
(601)
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Italian | Highlands, Denver
LucaLuca
(1769)
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Italian | Central, Denver

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Downtown Denver Restaurants

Guard & GraceGuard & Grace
1168 reviews
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Steakhouse | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

The food is outstanding, and the service was as well. We will be back often! We enjoyed our dinner and entire experience at Guard and Grace. More

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Sushi SasaSushi Sasa
2172 reviews
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Japanese | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Had a lovely time with my gal pals at this delicious restaurant. Strongly recommend the dragon roll! More

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Deep Roots Winery & BistroDeep Roots Winery & Bistro
20 reviews
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Tapas / Small Plates | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Just tried a family owned and operated winery, blocks from Union Station. Nothing like convenience, to light rail or the commuter train line. We tried the a Rosé and a dry Riesling, both were decent. There’s wine by the glass or you can order wine flights, that looked interesting. The items off the menu, are prepared by a Chicago culinary trained chef, who is knowledgeable and conversant. It was a delight speaking with her. A great place for Happy Hour with friends or an intimate table for two. More

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The Capital Grille - DenverThe Capital Grille - Denver
2864 reviews
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Steakhouse | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Great service and food was prepared well. Bill the waiter was outstanding. More

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Ophelia's Electric SoapboxOphelia's Electric Soapbox
1094 reviews
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Contemporary American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Delicious food! I wanted one of everything on the menu. Great gluten free and vegan options. Also a great venue to see a show! More

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EDGE Restaurant & BarEDGE Restaurant & Bar
1780 reviews
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Steakhouse | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

We enjoyed the Edge. The food was delicious and the service was great. I recommend the Brussel sprouts. More

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Bistro VendomeBistro Vendome
5121 reviews
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French | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Wonderful as always! The meat and cheese starter plates were fantastic! The vegetarian main and steak/frites were spot on. (The seasoning on the frites is to die for!) We love dining at Bistro Vindome. Very consistent quality and service. More

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VestaVesta
4258 reviews
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Global, International | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

The food was amazing. We were very underwhelmed with our main server and one of her support team. There was another server and the person that cleared our table that were very helpful and nice. I would try it again but would not want to be seated with our waitress. More

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RiojaRioja
7177 reviews
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Mediterranean | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Outstanding! Great service with creative and unique menu selections. We enjoyed our evening and would highly recommend it to everyone else. Best meal during our Denver stay. More

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ChoLon Modern AsianChoLon Modern Asian
3070 reviews
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Asian | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Overall a very nice experience. Servers were friendly. Food very good. Pork buns a stand out. More

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Venice Ristorante & Wine BarVenice Ristorante & Wine Bar
1952 reviews
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Italian | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

I will go back many times More

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Osteria MarcoOsteria Marco
4307 reviews
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Italian | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Absolutely delicious Italian food! Make their own salumi and cheese, import others. Great service, excellent wine. Best and most consistently great Italian food in Denver. More

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Morton's The Steakhouse - DenverMorton's The Steakhouse - Denver
1367 reviews
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Steakhouse | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Birthday dinner! More

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MAX’s Wine Dive Denver – Sherman St.MAX’s Wine Dive Denver – Sherman St.
470 reviews
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American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Some of the best food I’ve had in Denver, in a fun welcoming environment! More

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TAGTAG
2828 reviews
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Continental | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Outstanding service, wonderfully presented dishes, all members loved their respective plates. More

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Kevin Taylor's At The Opera HouseKevin Taylor's At The Opera House
980 reviews
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American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

our special occasion was the opera although we would consider this spot for any DCPA event More

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Ocean Prime - DenverOcean Prime - Denver
4022 reviews
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Seafood | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Great food, great service. Inside was very nice. Overall could not have been better. More

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12@MADISON12@MADISON
336 reviews
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American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

We were told it was good and we came to try you out. The service was good and the food was good. More

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Afternoon Tea at the Brown PalaceAfternoon Tea at the Brown Palace
2005 reviews
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Afternoon Tea | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

It was nice and fancy and brought back lots of fond memories. More

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Avelina - DenverAvelina - Denver
753 reviews
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Contemporary American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Good cocktails, great share plates (tuna tartare, shishitos, heirloom salad), did not try large plates. Creative menu and good service. More

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Denver ChophouseDenver Chophouse
3616 reviews
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Steakhouse | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Absolutely excellent beef prepared extremely well. Great service. Very reasonably priced wines. More

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Ellyngton's at the Brown PalaceEllyngton's at the Brown Palace
989 reviews
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Contemporary American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

This place is elegant, classy and perfect to celebrate a special occasion. I treated my birthday to the Champagne brunch for his birthday and they were so amazing with their service. The band wished him happy birthday which was really sweet! They even got a cupcake with candle on it to celebrate the occasion and made it very special for both of us. Apart from the fantastic service, the food is excellent. So many options!!! The desserts are to die for. Worth everything. Definitely recommended to reserve a table in advance as the wait can get long. More

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Jax Fish House and Oyster Bar- LoDoJax Fish House and Oyster Bar- LoDo
1686 reviews
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Seafood | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Great food and excellent service , very happy we went on our vacation to Denver !!! We will definitely go again !!! More

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Red Square Euro BistroRed Square Euro Bistro
1202 reviews
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European | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

hidden gem just off 16th street More

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PanzanoPanzano
4622 reviews
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Italian | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Not only was the food great, but also it was the best service I've ever had - I've never had a more accommodating and helpful waiter. GO HERE! More

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Aloy Modern ThaiAloy Modern Thai
54 reviews
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Thai | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Awesome atmosphere and service a plus! Would visit again! Food was exceptional! More

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STK – DenverSTK – Denver
399 reviews
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Steakhouse | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Not your average steakhouse. Provides a fun atmosphere with great customer service and good. Will be visiting again the next time I’m in Denver. More

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Hapa Sushi Grill and Sake Bar LodoHapa Sushi Grill and Sake Bar Lodo
384 reviews
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Sushi | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Great food great service More

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Stoic & GenuineStoic & Genuine
1010 reviews
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Seafood | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Excellent service, food and wine recommendations - will definitely be going back for happy hour and/or dinner again. More

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The Pig & The SproutThe Pig & The Sprout
260 reviews
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American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

The space was adorable. It felt modern and yet cozy at the same time. Service was great and it is apparently not super popular for lunch, so there was no wait to be seated. I enjoyed a salad and my friend enjoyed a burger; both were very good. We started with the Elotes, which were a bit heavy with cumin in my opinion, but otherwise tasty. Decent value for price, though a $15 salad did seem a bit aggressive to me. Overall, I enjoyed the experience enough that I would like to come back and sample some of their other cuisine. More

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Marco’s Coal Fired Pizza – BallparkMarco’s Coal Fired Pizza – Ballpark
829 reviews
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Pizzeria | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

A great meal, as always. The pizza was fantastic and the service was outstanding. We can’t wait to go back. More

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Earls Kitchen + Bar - Downtown DenverEarls Kitchen + Bar - Downtown Denver
651 reviews
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Global, International | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Great food, great service. Good variety of menu items to satisfy any palette. More

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ELWAY'S DowntownELWAY'S Downtown
2907 reviews
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Steakhouse | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Outstanding service. Food was amazing, but really it was the attention provided by our waitstaff that made the experience so memorable. More

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Urban FarmerUrban Farmer
257 reviews
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Steakhouse | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

We ordered filet, which was outstanding, and scallops, which were ok. Would have given the food a better rating had the scallops been better. More

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Oceanaire Seafood Room - DenverOceanaire Seafood Room - Denver
4132 reviews
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Seafood | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

First time to visit this place and it was fantastic, delightful natural goodies with oustanding service. Highly recommend!!! More

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Wewatta PointWewatta Point
159 reviews
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Seafood | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Service was outstanding and menu was varied. I've never had barramundi before and it's taste is more like catfish but the texture was nice. Oysters from Glacier Bay were outstanding. We will be back again. More

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Blue Agave Grill - DenverBlue Agave Grill - Denver
275 reviews
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Mexican / Southwestern | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Great food, drinks and service. More

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Ristorante Lo StellaRistorante Lo Stella
573 reviews
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Italian | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

We love this restaurant. Always great service and food. More

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The Palm DenverThe Palm Denver
1958 reviews
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Steakhouse | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

As always a great dinner at The Palm. The summer lobster special was great. The claw was bigger than my hand and the lobster was cooked to perfection. Juicy tail and claw but the smaller legs were not dried out. The sides were very good and were large portions. Drinks were good with a good selection and the service was excellent, as always. More

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Tamayo RestaurantTamayo Restaurant
2827 reviews
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Contemporary Mexican | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Great service and fun on the roof before our concert. Try the pear margarita and mojito. Yum! More

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Maggiano's - Denver PavilionsMaggiano's - Denver Pavilions
4410 reviews
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Italian | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

The waiter was excellent and he was available for questions. He wasn’t pushy. My daughter had the Manacotti which was very tasty and I had the Tilapia and that was also very good. Great place for a special meal. More

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Citizen RailCitizen Rail
287 reviews
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American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Ambience, food, service...all were excellent!! We will definitely be returning, our new favorite spot. More

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Palace Arms at the Brown PalacePalace Arms at the Brown Palace
939 reviews
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Contemporary American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Fancy dinner. I liked the concept, the food was well arranged on the plate. However not all dishes were tasty. And they only had the 6 and 8 course seasonal menu, so options were limited. More

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Ruth's Chris Steak House - DenverRuth's Chris Steak House - Denver
701 reviews
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Steakhouse | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Our server - Laura - was excellent and the manager - Kevin - was accommodating, engaged and service-centered. More

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French 75French 75
320 reviews
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French | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Food is impeccable. Always order the crab cake and lobster Mac and cheese to start. The French dip was amazing as usual and the duck was delicious. More

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Corinne RestaurantCorinne Restaurant
391 reviews
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American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Everyone enjoyed their meal, and staff ensured everything was to our satisfaction. Fun ambiance and music, but not too loud for dinner conversation. More

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Ship Tavern at the Brown PalaceShip Tavern at the Brown Palace
1139 reviews
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Steak | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

This is my 5th time at Ship Tavern, Dan (Dannie) was our waiter the first through fifth time, excellent. He makes every dish mouthwatering, he caters to special needs, menu adjustments and all around caring about your experience. All of his efforts is supported by a staff that makes it happen, just as represented. If we were closer, would be a regular at this place. Drinks are a little expensive but food menu is spot on value of this caliber restaurant. More

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Rio Grande - DenverRio Grande - Denver
304 reviews
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Mexican | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

We've been going to the Rio since the first week they were open on 100 North College in Fort College. They are our go-to place for weekly fun. More

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Fogo de Chao Brazilian Steakhouse – DenverFogo de Chao Brazilian Steakhouse – Denver
1175 reviews
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Brazilian Steakhouse | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Service was a little slow on that day particularly, however, it was always excellent in my previous visits More

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Pizza Republica - Denver DowntownPizza Republica - Denver Downtown
495 reviews
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Italian | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Pleasantly surprised with the indepth wine list! Our menu choices were excellent and the service was perfect! More

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The Crimson RoomThe Crimson Room
95 reviews
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American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Had a great evening listening to Greg Gisbert play trumpet with his band! Great music, great company, wonderful food and drink! Loved it! More

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Corridor 44Corridor 44
455 reviews
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American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Great service. Exceptional food and deserts. Lovely evening out with my wife while on vacation. Highly recommended. More

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Tupelo Honey - DenverTupelo Honey - Denver
636 reviews
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Southern | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Great service More

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Euclid HallEuclid Hall
340 reviews
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International | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Service was a little slow and inattentive this time. Luckily a very loud table left shortly after we got there. Phew. Food was fantastic as usual! Pretzel croissant, omg. My boyfriend got a brat burger, which came on said croissant 😮 I got the sausage party and each sausage was wow, so good. Oh I forgot we started with chips and dip, it’s been too long. House-made chips over lemon goat cheese, topped with warm duck confit and cold smoked duck slices. Mmmmmmm! More

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Colt & GrayColt & Gray
1622 reviews
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Contemporary American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Great service and wonderful food. What more could you ask for? More

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The Lobby - DenverThe Lobby - Denver
432 reviews
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American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Good food but service was mediocre, the floater running food was more attentive than our server. More

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Ignite Kitchen + CocktailsIgnite Kitchen + Cocktails
506 reviews
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American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Love this place before a Rockies game. The food is really great! I had the tuna poke bowl and it was fresh and delicious. The others in my group had everything from a burger to a cobb salad with grilled chicken, (not overcooked, by the way!), to the deviled eggs with bacon and jalapeño. Service and cocktails exceeded my expectations. More

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Public School - DenverPublic School - Denver
39 reviews
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American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

The air conditioning was broken so it was very hot which made a little bit difficult to enjoy. More

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Rhein Haus - DenverRhein Haus - Denver
250 reviews
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German | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

This was a fun surprise. I was not expecting much, just German food, but we really had a good time and liked the food. More

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1515 Restaurant1515 Restaurant
1557 reviews
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Steak | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Food was great. Really enjoyed the hot rock appetizer. Service was wonderful. They were very accommodating, and went out of their way to make sure we all enjoyed the experience. I would highly recommend! More

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Rialto CafeRialto Cafe
1827 reviews
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American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

A wonderful setting for 9 of us to meat for a great meal and a business meeting. Quick service and food was tasty! More

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Hearth & DramHearth & Dram
281 reviews
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American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

I ha e been here 3 times now and it does not disappoint! The food and service has been amazing every time! Every item ordered off the menu has been amazing! I have had the hangar steak, lamb, and beet gnocchi. I totally recommend this place and a night cap afterwards at Union Station which is super close by! More

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Russell's SmokehouseRussell's Smokehouse
562 reviews
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Barbecue | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Excellent meal and excellent service. When a server notes that they are proud of where they work because of the care they put into each ingredient and menu offering- that really carried its weight throughout the meal. House made ginger beer, fried jalapeños and pickles, a perfectly appointed Wedge salad to start. Followed up with a Burnt ends platter and the Ribs Combo. I have never seen such a big beef rib as I did here- and while size matters to some this rib’s smoked meatiness was king. You don’t need to sauce it’s so flavorful. The sides were all yummy- the spoonbread was like grandma used to make. Thank you for a great BBQ experience in downtown Denver while visiting. Go here! It will not disappoint. More

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Marlowe'sMarlowe's
467 reviews
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American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

We love Marlowe's! The food was fantastic and the service was excellent. More

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Degree Metropolitan Food + DrinkDegree Metropolitan Food + Drink
67 reviews
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American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Very easy going, friendly staff. Our waitress Sierra was fantastic. Food was spot on (a couple little things missed but quickly remedied). A great value considering downtown dining. Highly recommended. More

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The Corner Office Restaurant and Martini Bar DenverThe Corner Office Restaurant and Martini Bar Denver
2060 reviews
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Global, International | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

The ambiance was unique yet calm so we were able to have a quiet meal. The location is absolutely fantastic. The food is as unique as the atmosphere and has a little bit of everything, but you can tell that they do it all well. The service was great, and I felt welcomed there. More

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CoohillsCoohills
836 reviews
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French | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Really enjoyed the evening at Coohills. From the craft cocktails through the meal, everything was fabulous. Too bad there was a private party on the patio because the evening was perfect for al fresco dining, so we'll be back to try it again! More

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rangerange
689 reviews
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American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

The food was good. Having a conversation at the table was easy. The atmosphere inside was nice. Would definitely recommend the range. Go downstairs and check out the old bank vault doors. They are pretty cool. More

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Rock Bottom Brewery Restaurant - DenverRock Bottom Brewery Restaurant - Denver
438 reviews
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Brewery | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Very good restaurant. We first ate at Rock Bottom in downtown Minneapolis, in 2016, and loved it. The 16th Street Mall location in Denver was excellent as well. Sevice was friendly and fast. The food came to the table very hot and it tasted great. I highly recommend this restaurant. More

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The Nickel - Hotel TeatroThe Nickel - Hotel Teatro
460 reviews
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Contemporary American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Food was exquisite! Unique flavor pairing and corn ice cream! Drink and wine pairing hit the spot. Lovely stop before the theater. More

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bd's Mongolian Grill - Denverbd's Mongolian Grill - Denver
138 reviews
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Asian | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Great service!!! More

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Little India Restaurant - 6th AveLittle India Restaurant - 6th Ave
172 reviews
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Indian | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

A neighbor recommended Little India to us. We were going to order home delivery, but the menu was so extensive that we decided to go in the first time to get assistance from the server. I'm glad we did. The server was very good to explain the different types of dishes, the cooking methods, sauce bases, and spice level. My husband had a traditional curry, (combination beef and chicken) which was good. I had their lamb special for that day which was fantastic. The crisps served when we sat down, with 2 types of dips, were very tasty. The garlic naam which we ordered with our meals was also very good. We thought the prices were reasonable for what we got. The serving size was generous. (I brought half of mine home for dinner the next day.) The interior of the restaurant was pleasant, if not spectacular. We sat in the main part of the restaurant. There was another area with windows all around which looked even more pleasant. We will definitely go again, primarily because the food was excellent. More

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Limelight Supper Club & LoungeLimelight Supper Club & Lounge
2072 reviews
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American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Good selection of food. Food was very good, service attentive. Ate there before a show, and they made sure we were done in time without rushing. More

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courier.courier.
7 reviews
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Contemporary American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

The food and service here are amazing. One of the very best meals I have had in awhile. More

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Thirsty Lion Gastropub & Grill – DenverThirsty Lion Gastropub & Grill – Denver
579 reviews
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Contemporary American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Took my college senior foodie son and we all loved it. Great food and fun atmosphere! More

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Interstate Kitchen & BarInterstate Kitchen & Bar
243 reviews
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American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

My husband and I always enjoy the food here~ It is so good! We also love the restaurant's location near many art galleries. If you are on Santa Fe it's a must to stop in and give IK a try! More

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Henry’s 16th Street TavernHenry’s 16th Street Tavern
158 reviews
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Contemporary American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Great atmosphere and food. Our server was very personable. Food was excellent. Would definitely come back when visiting downtown Denver. More

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Kachina Cantina- DenverKachina Cantina- Denver
142 reviews
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Tex-Mex | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Our server Jill made our experience especially enjoyable. All of her recommendations were a hit. We loved the Chicken enchilada & carne asada tacos. Very fun atmosphere! More

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Oskar Blues Grill & BrewOskar Blues Grill & Brew
22 reviews
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American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Been here three times and enjoyed each time More

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Mangiamo ProntoMangiamo Pronto
183 reviews
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Italian | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Food is good - went there two weekends in a row. However the restaurant seems to be short staffed with lengthy wait times for drinks/food/bill. More

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Soko Sushi & Sake barSoko Sushi & Sake bar
37 reviews
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Sushi | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

The sushi is fresh, delicious and beautifully prepared. Soko also serves Korean food and the fried chicken appetizer is very tasty. Friendly service and nice dining room--we had a wonderful dinner here. More

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Fire- The Art Hotel of DenverFire- The Art Hotel of Denver
327 reviews
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Contemporary American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Website said menu included scallops, yet when we were ready to order, scallops were not on the menu. Please update the website with a current menu. More

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Aquarium Restaurant - Downtown DenverAquarium Restaurant - Downtown Denver
2604 reviews
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Seafood | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

After a not so pleasant food experience at the sister location in Houston, we greatly enjoyed our dishes here in Denver. The food did not taste "generic" as we had anticipated. The mermaid show was unique and entertained the kids. The aquarium in the restaurant was mesmerizing and relaxing. Next time we will make sure to get there earlier to experience the exhibits. More

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FreshcraftFreshcraft
494 reviews
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Contemporary American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Great lunch spot downtown. Excellent sandwiches, and if desired, a wide selection of beers. I tend to stay away from beer as falling asleep at my desk in the afternoon is frowned upon. :) More

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Prospect'sProspect's
28 reviews
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American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Nice place. We were a large group after a long day of meetings. Food was good, service was fine. More

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100% de Agave100% de Agave
198 reviews
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Contemporary Mexican | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

This was the second time we were there, and again we liked the restaurant. It is slightly off the tourist track, serves really good and interesting food. Our server was very nice. A good experience. We were a group of 8 and everyone was very happy afterwards. More

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Lime an American CantinaLime an American Cantina
169 reviews
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Mexican / Southwestern | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Really loved the grilled fish tacos. More

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Cantina LaredoCantina Laredo
85 reviews
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Mexican | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Plenty of space for a pre-theatre meal. In and out with plenty of time to spare and never felt rushed. More

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Altitude Restaurant - Hyatt Regency DenverAltitude Restaurant - Hyatt Regency Denver
752 reviews
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Contemporary American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

The service was fantastic. Our server knew it was a special occasion dinner, and he did more than expected to create a good dining experience. More

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Territory Kitchen & BarTerritory Kitchen & Bar
130 reviews
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Contemporary American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Nice atmosphere with excellent salads. Very relaxing and filling. Just what we needed after a long flight. More

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The Lockwood Kitchen & BarThe Lockwood Kitchen & Bar
11 reviews
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American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Met a former colleague for dinner. Happy hour was loud, but by 7:00 the noise level was just right. The charcuterie plate was wonderful, and both of us enjoyed our scallops. I had the sorbet, which was tangy and just right. Wonderful, down to earth, attentive but not obtrusive service. Also found a wine rated 90 in Wine Spectator, so had to have that third glass. No, I didn't drive. More

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Tony Roma - DenverTony Roma - Denver
21 reviews
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American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Main dish meat was excellent-ribs. Side dishes a little disappointing, small selection. Decent wine list for a ribs place. Pleasant waitress, name? More

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Diegos Mexican Food & CantinaDiegos Mexican Food & Cantina
133 reviews
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Mexican | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Enjoyed good food and service here. Great drinks and happy hour specials. Would definitely go back. More

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Gumba's Italian Restaurant and BarGumba's Italian Restaurant and Bar
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Pizzeria | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Gumba's Italian Restaurant opened in December 2017. Located in the heart of Downtown Denver in Lincoln Park, or Upper Capitol Hill, Gumba's is next door to Emily Griffith Technical School and the Lincoln Park Condos. We boast beautiful, in house, scratch made Brooklyn style pizza crusts and calzones, and wonderful, hearty Italian soul food dishes like Lasagna and Spaghetti with Meatballs. We pride ourselves on sourcing local purveyors for a variety of our ingredients, as well as our wines and bar items, too. The staff at Gumba's is excited to serve you a real taste of Brooklyn and cannot wait to introduce Denver to a glimpse back into Grandmas kitchen with our soulful dishes. More

Old Chicago Pizza & Taproom - Denver - Colorado Blvd.Old Chicago Pizza & Taproom - Denver - Colorado Blvd.
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American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Since 1976, Old Chicago Pizza & Taproom has been committed to innovation and excellence in craft beer, pairing those picks with delicious dishes, and delivering to our guests a perfectly crafted experience. As the Craft Beer Authority, we encourage our guests to discover and experience the best craft beer the world has to offer, while serving beer friendly crave-able food. From our handcrafted food and drink menus, to our energetic staff and friendly atmosphere, Old Chicago is the place to discover unique local and specialty brews, and enjoy hand-crafted pizzas and taproom fare, while watching your favorite sports and celebrating with family and friends. Old Chicago, Serious Craft Brews, Seriously Good Food.More

Gandhi's Indian RestaurantGandhi's Indian Restaurant
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Indian | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Indian restaurant serving classic dishes in a relaxed atmosphere.More

15|Fifty - Sheraton - Starwood15|Fifty - Sheraton - Starwood
45 reviews
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American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

We went as a group of 6 for Easter brunch and had the best time. The service was fantastic and attentive. Mimosas were bottomless. Food selection and quality was beyond expectations. This is a great place to go with large groups and special occasions. More

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The Wright Room @ Appaloosa GrillThe Wright Room @ Appaloosa Grill
559 reviews
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Contemporary American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

I reserved their private room for a large birthday party, and it was amazing! Service was above and beyond, pricing was reasonable, and food was excellent! More

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Harry's - DenverHarry's - Denver
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American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Come enjoy bistro style dining with a seasonal menu of small plates and entrees, as well as an incredible array of fine wines, cocktails and local brews. Rated “one of the best places to chill” by the Denver Post, this hip, retro-designed restaurant is a hot spot for hotel guests and locals alike.

Harry’s Bar, located on the corner of 17th and Stout in the Magnolia Denver lobby, is open 7 days a week, with extended hours on Friday and Saturday nights. Breakfast is served starting at 6:00am during the week and weekend brunch begins at 7:00am. Come in for lunch between 11:00am & 3:00pm Monday through Friday, or try Harry’s dinner menu available until 11:00pm every evening.More

Downtown Denver Diners' Choice Winners

Downtown Denver's best restaurants based upon thousands of OpenTable diner reviews
Deep Roots Winery & BistroDeep Roots Winery & Bistro
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Tapas / Small Plates | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Just tried a family owned and operated winery, blocks from Union Station. Nothing like convenience, to light rail or the commuter train line. We tried the a Rosé and a dry Riesling, both were decent. There’s wine by the glass or you can order wine flights, that looked interesting. The items off the menu, are prepared by a Chicago culinary trained chef, who is knowledgeable and conversant. It was a delight speaking with her. A great place for Happy Hour with friends or an intimate table for two. More

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Guard & GraceGuard & Grace
1168 reviews
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Steakhouse | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

The food is outstanding, and the service was as well. We will be back often! We enjoyed our dinner and entire experience at Guard and Grace. More

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Kevin Taylor's At The Opera HouseKevin Taylor's At The Opera House
980 reviews
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American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

our special occasion was the opera although we would consider this spot for any DCPA event More

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The Capital Grille - DenverThe Capital Grille - Denver
2864 reviews
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Steakhouse | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Great service and food was prepared well. Bill the waiter was outstanding. More

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EDGE Restaurant & BarEDGE Restaurant & Bar
1780 reviews
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Steakhouse | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

We enjoyed the Edge. The food was delicious and the service was great. I recommend the Brussel sprouts. More

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Sushi SasaSushi Sasa
2172 reviews
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Japanese | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Had a lovely time with my gal pals at this delicious restaurant. Strongly recommend the dragon roll! More

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Ophelia's Electric SoapboxOphelia's Electric Soapbox
1094 reviews
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Contemporary American | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Delicious food! I wanted one of everything on the menu. Great gluten free and vegan options. Also a great venue to see a show! More

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Jax Fish House and Oyster Bar- LoDoJax Fish House and Oyster Bar- LoDo
1686 reviews
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Seafood | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

Great food and excellent service , very happy we went on our vacation to Denver !!! We will definitely go again !!! More

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Red Square Euro BistroRed Square Euro Bistro
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European | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

hidden gem just off 16th street More

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VestaVesta
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Global, International | Downtown / LoDo, Denver

The food was amazing. We were very underwhelmed with our main server and one of her support team. There was another server and the person that cleared our table that were very helpful and nice. I would try it again but would not want to be seated with our waitress. More

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Discover Denver

Located just an hour’s drive from the trifecta of ski resorts—Aspen, Vail and Breckenridge—and nestled in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains; Denver is scaling the ranks of the country’s most desirable places to live. And while Colorado’s capital city is a world class hub of winter recreations, a booming restaurant scene is on the rise, too. Brunch waits now rival those of its coastal counterparts. Sounds a little weird given Denver’s land-locked nature, but sushi is also popular here. Downtown, you’ll find Italian Trattorias, sprawling beer gardens, and a slew of coffee shops that range from pour over bars to laid-back, locals-only spots. Larimer Square forms the heart of downtown’s historic district and houses upscale restaurants fit for special occasions. On the outskirts of town, Red Rocks Amphitheater draws festival crowds for its outdoor acoustics and epic views.