50 Denver Restaurants to Connect In For Mother's Day

The OpenTable Team

Whether you're taking mom out for a treat or enjoying a Sunday lunch with friends, these restaurants are perfect for Mother's Day. From kid-friendly favorites to brunch-worthy hotspots, we'll help you find the perfect place to celebrate.

Restaurants:Guard & Grace, Nocturne, True Food Kitchen - Cherry Creek
Price Range:$$ - $$$
Cuisines:Steakhouse, Contemporary American, American
Neighborhoods:Downtown / LoDo, River North (Denver), Cherry Creek

Guard & Grace

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Downtown / LoDo
2,607 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Romantic
Recommend Brussels and cauliflower (get half size portion is giant enough in half for 4 adults). Skip mashed potatoes. Not extra special. Service & drinks amazing. Ambiance great. Read more
94% recommended
Steakhouse in Denver / Colorado
41 people mentioned the Filet Mignon
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Nocturne

$$$$·Contemporary American·
River North (Denver)
1,077 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Live Music
  • Handcrafted Cocktails
We were so excited to visit Nocturne to celebrate my husband's birthday. It did not disappoint. I could have stayed all night; the food was good (although overpriced I'd say), drinRead more
94% recommended
3 people mentioned the Beignets
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True Food Kitchen - Cherry Creek

$$$$·American·
Cherry Creek
1,952 reviews
  • Great for Lunch
  • Healthy
  • Fit for Foodies
Healthy meal, good service. I had the spaghetti squash casserole, yum!
94% recommended
Healthy in Denver / Colorado
14 people mentioned the Spaghetti Squash
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Ambli Mexico

$$$$·Mexican·
Virginia Vale
1,235 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
Y’all need to get the 4 course meal offered here, it was great! Don Julio 1947 shots for $10. Great wine and great service. Only negative was I tried reserving a table on SaturdayRead more
95% recommended
34 people mentioned the Lobster Shooter
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The Palate Food + Wine

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Tech Center / Greenwood Village
644 reviews
  • Notable Wine List
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
Lovely and civilized dining. The food was delicious. The wine,and selection, service and ambience were wonderful. Loved the setting.
91% recommended
8 people mentioned the Lobster Mac Cheese
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Flagstaff House

$$$$·American·
Boulder
4,202 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Scenic View
  • Romantic
Outstanding view. Exceptional service. Wonderful food. Nice place to spend a special night
96% recommended
Scenic View in Denver / Colorado
36 people mentioned the Filet Mignon
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Avelina - Denver

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Downtown / LoDo
1,299 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
  • Creative Cuisine
The food was absolutely amazing!!!! And the staff was wonderful!!!!
90% recommended
34 people mentioned the Short Rib
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The Capital Grille - Denver

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Downtown / LoDo
3,764 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for Anniversaries
Matt was amazing and so helpful! Had a great dinner!
95% recommended
Steakhouse in Denver / Colorado
43 people mentioned the Filet Mignon
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Cafe Marmotte

$$$$·Contemporary French / American·
Wash Park
659 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Neighborhood Gem
The whole experience was fantastic! The food was excellent...and the service, gold star! I can’t wait to go back for brunch. I especially loved the ambiance. It was warm and cozy, Read more
95% recommended
17 people mentioned the Dover Sole
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Cranelli's Italian Restaurant

$$$$·Italian·
Highlands Ranch / Lone Tree
1,045 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Casual
  • Good for a Date
Amazing food and staff! This spot will be a regular for us. The red sauce is very fresh.
95% recommended
22 people mentioned the Chicken Marsala
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Seasons 52 - Lone Tree

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Centennial
4,872 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Great for Lunch
Always awesome! Colleen was great!!!!
98% recommended
Most Booked in Denver / Colorado
46 people mentioned the Flat Bread
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Brazen Neighborhood Eatery

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Highlands
339 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Fit for Foodies
Great service. Great cocktails. Shared gnocchi, Brussel sprouts coconut shrimp and sweet potato fries. All delicious!.
93% recommended
6 people mentioned the Chicken Confit
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Root Down

$$$$·American·
Highlands
7,073 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
This staff went above and beyond! One of the best places I have been in terms of food and service in a long time! Accommodated my diet and went above and beyond for me. I really haRead more
95% recommended
Healthy in Denver
97 people mentioned the Gnocchi
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Quality Italian- Denver

$$$$·Italian·
Cherry Creek
1,498 reviews
  • Romantic
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
Incredible service, outstanding food, and their Somm is approachable, funny, and knowledgeable. Can't recommend this place enough.
87% recommended
Italian in Denver / Colorado
43 people mentioned the Chicken Parm
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Shanahan's Steakhouse

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Tech Center / Greenwood Village
6,957 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for Anniversaries
The service was outstanding, which is what brings us back to a restaurant - our server and the service he provided would absolutely bring us back to Shanahan's, even if the food weRead more
96% recommended
Steakhouse in Denver / Colorado
73 people mentioned the Filet Mignon
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Black Cat

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Boulder
2,839 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
Family Valentine’s celebration
99% recommended
Best Ambiance in Denver / Colorado
12 people mentioned the Parsnip Soup
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Hickory & Ash

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Broomfield
1,188 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Neighborhood Gem
Everything was 5 stars. My first time dining there and will definitely be back
94% recommended
Fit for Foodies in Denver Suburbs
31 people mentioned the Short Rib
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Bar Dough

$$$$·Italian·
Highlands
1,099 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Hot Spot
Awesome local spot for phenomenal Italian dishes! The pizza was one of the best pies I've had in Denver!
100% recommended
30 people mentioned the Squid Ink Pasta
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Arcana

$$$$·American·
Boulder
505 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Special Occasion
Excellent, friendly service. Delicious food. Oh...those mussels---delicious!
92% recommended
21 people mentioned the Mushroom Salad
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Linger

$$$$·International·
Highlands
5,944 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
  • Neighborhood Gem
Everyone was fantastic, the food was great. 10/10 would visit again.
95% recommended
Scenic View in Denver
79 people mentioned the Duck Buns
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503 West

$$$$·Fusion / Eclectic·
Colorado Springs
21 reviews
  • Casual
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Good for Birthdays
Wonderful drinks and food
100% recommended
2 people mentioned the Calamari
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Gabriel's Restaurant

$$$$·Italian·
Castle Rock
3,516 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
Kim is the best! So glad you’re open.
96% recommended
Best Ambiance in Denver Suburbs
39 people mentioned the Filet Mignon

Ken & Sue's

$$$$·American·
Durango
2,204 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Good for a Date
Awesome as usual.
94% recommended
32 people mentioned the Filet Mignon
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River and Woods Restaurant

$$$$·Comfort Food·
Boulder
767 reviews
  • Comfort Food
  • Cozy
  • Creative Cuisine
We are from atlanta, and made reservations here for our first night in boulder. This was such a great spot! So unique and cozy, everyone is so nice and helpful. The food was great Read more
82% recommended
29 people mentioned the Churro
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Paravicinis Italian Bistro

$$$$·Italian·
Colorado Springs
2,680 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Good for a Date
From the appetizer, to the house salad, to the sparkling and sweet wine, everything was delicious. For my husband and I’s first time here, our anniversary was perfect. The entree wRead more
96% recommended
Fit for Foodies in Colorado Springs
29 people mentioned the Calamari
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The Fifth String

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Highlands
170 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Special Occasion
This was one of the best dining experiences I've had in Denver! My boyfriend and I did the 3 course fixe price menu and the food and service were both FABULOUS. Get the tarrow breaRead more
100% recommended
Fit for Foodies in Denver
31 people mentioned the Charcuterie Plate
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The Bistro at Marshdale

$$$$·Continental·
Evergreen
1,848 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Neighborhood Gem
Have frequented the Bistro many times over the years. We were here this time with family to celebrate our wedding anniversary. Always such a pleasant experience again for myself, Read more
97% recommended
15 people mentioned the Filet Mignon

Beast and Bottle

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Uptown
1,476 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Cozy
  • Creative Cuisine
I loved sitting at the high top in the bar! Very cozy and the food was divine. Thank you
13 people mentioned the Bloody Mary
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Santo

$$$$·Mexican·
Boulder
554 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Fit for Foodies
We like Santo. The service is excellent. The food choices are superb. ON our night there, our entrees had too much salt.
89% recommended
21 people mentioned the Posole
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Bacon Social House

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Highlands
955 reviews
  • Great for Brunch
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
I mean the name of the restaurant is Bacon!! How can you go wrong with bacon? You can’t! I had the bacon shrimp and grits and they were divine!!! Husband had the chicken and waffleRead more
94% recommended
39 people mentioned the Shrimp Grits
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The Denver Tea Room

$$$$·Afternoon Tea·
Platt Park
237 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Good for Groups
Interesting section of holiday tea flavors for Christmas tea, marzipan, vanilla cinnamon black, gingerbread green, candy cane black. We had them all and they were all good. Food Read more
92% recommended
51 people mentioned the High Tea
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Rioja

$$$$·Mediterranean·
Downtown / LoDo
8,614 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
We started out with house salads. They were perfect and reminded us of just how much we have to learn about how to prepare salads 😉! Then on to the artichoke tortelloni! This is Read more
91% recommended
99 people mentioned the Beignets
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Del Frisco's Double Eagle Steakhouse - Denver

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Tech Center / Greenwood Village
5,676 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Romantic
Awesome place for a fantastic experience . Staff was great, social distancing in place. Felt extremely safe.
85% recommended
Special Occasion in Denver Suburbs
95 people mentioned the Lemon Cake

Eddie Merlot's Prime Aged Beef & Seafood - Englewood

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Englewood
1,773 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for a Date
we just love going to Eddie Merlot's and chatting with Terry (one of the managers) - they are all great but Terry is a permanent fixture there and we just adore him. Carlton and LRead more
94% recommended
Best Ambiance in Denver Suburbs
15 people mentioned the Filet Mignon

Coperta

$$$$·Italian·
Uptown
1,164 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Romantic
  • Good for a Date
Good food at reasonable prices. Very cozy feeling in an old world setting.
100% recommended
15 people mentioned the Calamari
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Sugarbeet

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Longmont
1,807 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Fit for Foodies
We have been to sugarbeet many times in the past. And honestly I was reluctant to try again because their menu got quite stale. I have wonderful news to report! They have a brand nRead more
98% recommended
Best Overall in Boulder Area
23 people mentioned the Ahi Tuna
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Afternoon Tea at the Brown Palace

$$$$·Afternoon Tea·
Downtown / LoDo
2,828 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Afternoon Tea
  • Romantic
We are staying at the Brown Palace Hotel, and were excited to see afternoon tea offered in the beautiful atrium area. The service was exemplary, the tea was delicious and the sconeRead more
96% recommended
Best Ambiance in Denver
204 people mentioned the High Tea
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Texas de Brazil - Denver

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Stapleton
2,448 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Good for a Date
Our server was knowledgeable and very helpful. Thanks
91% recommended
Steakhouse in Denver
15 people mentioned the Chao
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Jax Fish House & Oyster Bar - Fort Collins

$$$$·Seafood·
Fort Collins
1,315 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Fit for Foodies
It was our first time there, and will definitely not be the last! Steve was amazing, and the food was fresh and phenomenal! Best seafood in Fort Collins!
93% recommended
Best Food in Fort Collins
39 people mentioned the Calamari
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Martini's Bistro

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Longmont
894 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Neighborhood Gem
Great food and friendly service- I love this place!
95% recommended
Neighborhood Gem in Boulder Area
38 people mentioned the Martinis

The Perfect Landing

$$$$·American·
Englewood
1,564 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Special Occasion
  • Great for Lunch
The piano music was pretty high and played havoc with the hearing aids, we need to ask to sit further away from the piano next time
98% recommended
Great for Brunch in Denver Suburbs
17 people mentioned the Prime Rib
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Urban Farmer

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Downtown / LoDo
906 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
The staff was way more than exceptional. They’re all really nice and hospitable. Thank you for a great experience.
93% recommended
Steakhouse in Denver
8 people mentioned the English Muffin
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Famous Steakhouse

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Colorado Springs
1,347 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Romantic
Amazing food and friendly service
92% recommended
Notable Wine List in Colorado Springs
26 people mentioned the Filet Mignon
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West 29th

$$$$·American·
Wheat Ridge
1,141 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Special Occasion
Great experience as usual. Our foursome has eaten at W. 29th Avenue many times. They are friendly and accommodating. Three our of four of us loved our meals. She didn't care for heRead more
97% recommended
Best Value in Denver / Colorado
33 people mentioned the Stroganoff
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Riffs

$$$$·American·
Boulder
1,406 reviews
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
Food was excellant, artic char was amazing - highly recommend! Also had mixed green salad (very fresh with a wonderful dressing) and salmon - not quite as good as the char but closRead more
89% recommended
25 people mentioned the Gnocchi
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12@MADISON

$$$$·American·
Downtown / LoDo
640 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
I celebrated my birthday here and the staff made it such a memorable experience! The service was incredible and they went out of their way to make me feel celebrated! The food was Read more
94% recommended
8 people mentioned the Beet Risotto
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Via Perla

$$$$·Italian·
Boulder
818 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
  • Happy Hour
Via Perla knows how to make perfect bucatini! We enjoyed a fabulous birthday lunch, with just the right amount of attention from the wait staff, and a great wine recommendation frRead more
93% recommended
13 people mentioned the Gnocchi
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MAX’s Wine Dive Denver – Sherman St.

$$$$·American·
Downtown / LoDo
554 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Notable Wine List
  • Fit for Foodies
Our server was absolutely fabulous!!! And your music list is on point!!!
93% recommended
104 people mentioned the Fried Chicken
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Sarto's - Permanently Closed

$$$$·Italian·
Jefferson Park
824 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Special Occasion
Delicious entrees and great service....could not have been happier!
93% recommended
18 people mentioned the Gnocchi
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Low Country Kitchen-Denver

$$$$·Southern·
Highlands
395 reviews
  • Comfort Food
  • Casual
  • Good for a Date
Best dining experience my wife and I have had in a long time. Everything was absolutely delicious! We can’t wait to go back!
85% recommended
94 people mentioned the Fried Chicken
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