The Best Brunch Restaurants in Denver

The Denver food scene is a constantly evolving and eclectic experience. With down-home comfort food and microbreweries tapping each day, Denver is a city that is way ahead of the curve for dining trends. But, where are the smartest, savviest diners eating out? We've pulled data from thousands of restaurants to find the best brunch spots among OpenTable's most expert, seasoned diners. Order classic French flavors at one bistro or explore an ever-changing menu at the next. When it comes to brunch, Denver doesn’t mess around.

The OpenTable Team
Restaurants:The Corner Office Restaurant and Martini Bar Denver, Beast and Bottle, Linger
Price Range:$$ - $$$
Cuisines:Contemporary American, International
Neighborhoods:Downtown / LoDo, Uptown, Highlands
Party Size
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Date
Time
7:00 PM

The Corner Office Restaurant and Martini Bar Denver

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Downtown / LoDo
2,777 reviews
  • Great for Brunch
  • Good for Groups
  • Pre/post Theatre

Lots of light from a variety of chandeliers, warm tan and brown tones in the decor, and comfortably upholstered seating make The Corner Office Restaurant and Martini Bar a great place to relax and enj...

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Beast and Bottle

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Uptown
1,471 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Special Occasion

Chef Paul C. Reilly brings a serious attention to farm-fresh and seasonal flavors to Denver Beast and Bottle, a charming and intimate bistro-style restaurant. Creative combinations are part of the fun...

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Linger

$$$$·International·
Highlands
6,231 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Hot Spot
  • Special Occasion

A unique location and menu make Linger one of the hottest brunch restaurants in Denver. What was once Olinger's Mortuary is now the Linger Eatuary, and many of the original fixtures still have a home...

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Most Booked in Denver / Colorado
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Tamayo Restaurant

$$$$·Contemporary Mexican·
Downtown / LoDo
3,731 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Authentic
  • Great for Outdoor Dining

Chef Richard Sandoval takes over the menu at Tamayo, serving up a series of authentic Mexican flavors. The rustic decor is homey and welcoming, and the rooftop deck offers incredible views of the surr...

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El Five

$$$$·Mediterranean·
Highlands
2,585 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion

El Five, a tapas restaurant, sits high on the fifth floor overlooking downtown Denver. Enjoy an unparalleled view of the beautiful surroundings while sampling fresh flavors from the Mediterranean Sea...

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Mediterranean in Denver / Colorado
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SOL Mexican Cocina - Denver

$$$$·Mexican·
Cherry Creek
1,049 reviews
  • Good for Groups
  • Good for a Date
  • Hot Spot

Chef Deborah Schneider takes Baja street cuisine and turns it into elegant, gourmet plates at SOL Cocina. Granite counters, tile floors, and pops of warm color all come together in a fun and festive a...

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Mexican in Denver / Colorado

Duo Restaurant

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Highlands
3,351 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion

Industrial decor, exposed brick, an open kitchen, and a large, central bar are all part of the ambiance at Duo Restaurant. This leader in the Denver farm-to-table movement offers a seasonal menu that ...

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Contemporary American in Denver

The Fifth String

$$$$·Farm-to-table·
Highlands
441 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Special Occasion

Rustic American describes both the decor and the menu at Old Major, a Denver brunch favorite. The classic foods come with a fun twist, all served on wooden tables and in booths with plenty of lighting...

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Fit for Foodies in Denver

Lola Coastal Mexican

$$$$·Regional Mexican (Baja Med)·
Denver
2,184 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Great for Brunch

Coastal Mexican cuisine made with locally sourced food is on the menu at Lola, a local favorite for brunch and dinner. Live music adds to the atmosphere, keeping the energy high, as diners explore a d...

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90 people mentioned the Guacamole
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Root Down

$$$$·American·
Highlands
7,365 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Great for Outdoor Dining

A converted garage forms the foundation of Root Down, a restaurant focused on big flavors and natural ingredients. This restaurant uses locally -sourced ingredients that often come from two on-site ga...

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Most Booked in Denver / Colorado
110 people mentioned the Gnocchi
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Avelina - Denver

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Downtown / LoDo
1,299 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
  • Creative Cuisine

Avelina, a newer entry on the Denver dining scene, has a slick, modern, romantic vibe. Smooth leather seating, pops of vibrant color, and room-dividing curtains create intimate areas. The brunch menu ...

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43 people mentioned the Short Rib
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Beatrice & Woodsley

$$$$·American·
Baker
2,383 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Romantic
  • Special Occasion

Romance and nature meet along with fine dining cuisine at Beatrice & Woodsley. Natural shades and wood decor bring the forests of Denver inside in this local brunch favorite restaurant. Drinks to shar...

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72 people mentioned the Beignets
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The Preservery

$$$$·Contemporary American·
River North (Denver)
454 reviews
  • Casual
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Great for Brunch

Soaring ceilings, shining hardwoods, and vibrant murals create an eclectic ambiance at The Preservery, one of the best brunch restaurants in Denver. With breakfast platters that include an array of om...

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10 people mentioned the Shrimp Grits

The Blue Bonnet Restaurant

$$$$·Mexican·
Baker
372 reviews
  • Comfort Food
  • Fun
  • Great for Lunch

Classic Mexican cuisine served in a cafeteria-style dining room is what The Blue Bonnet Restaurant serves up with panache. Weekend brunch includes traditional and regional breakfast burritos, chilaqui...

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Mexican in Denver / Colorado
11 people mentioned the Tamales

ELWAY'S Downtown

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Downtown / LoDo
3,655 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Romantic

Elegant, upscale, and contemporary modern decor create an exceptional atmosphere to enjoy one of the best brunch restaurants in Denver, Elway's Downtown. From classics like eggs Benedict or chicken an...

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Steakhouse in Denver
98 people mentioned the Prime Rib
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The Lumber Baron Inn and Gardens

$$$$·Scottish·
Highlands
40 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Great for Brunch
  • Special Occasion

For one of the best breakfast restaurants in Denver, reserve a table at The Lumber Baron Inn & Gardens. This converted mansion is now a bed and breakfast that serves a public brunch on the weekends wi...

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1 people mentioned the Bloody Mary
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BRASSERIE TEN TEN

$$$$·French·
Boulder
3,352 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies

A meal at Brasserie Ten Ten is one to remember, particularly the freshly prepared brunch items. The French bistro concept extends to flaky croissants, made in-house. French classics like the croque ma...

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63 people mentioned the Bouillabaisse
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Low Country Kitchen-Denver

$$$$·Southern·
Highlands
395 reviews
  • Comfort Food
  • Casual
  • Good for a Date

No best brunch in Denver list would be complete without a mention of Low Country Kitchen. This Southern restaurant dishes up delicious comfort food that is as good as home cooking. The decor matches t...

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94 people mentioned the Fried Chicken
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