Jax Fish House & Oyster Bar - LoDo

4.7
2354 Reviews
$31 to $50
Seafood
Jax Fish House LoDo is open and ready to welcome you for both indoor and outdoor dining and curbside pick-up 7 days a week. Any way you choose to dine, we got you. For curbside pick-up order online! It is easy-peasy, and you can place an order for a future date, too.
Order Online: https://www.jaxfishhouse.com/lodo/
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Jax Fish House in downtown Denver works tirelessly to bring fresh caught seafood and fine coastal food to the surrounding landlocked community. The dining experience, whether outdoors or at your home, focuses on sustainable seafood when choosing who to partner with to provide guests only the freshest seafood.

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Safety precautions

Cleaning & Sanitizing
  • Surfaces sanitized between seatings
  • Common areas deep cleaned daily
  • Digital, disposable or sanitized menu provided
  • Sanitizer or wipes provided for customers
Physical Distancing
  • Limited number of seated diners
  • Distancing maintained in common areas
  • Extra space between tables
Screening
  • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
  • Staff temperature check required
What 2354 people are saying
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AustinB
1 review
Dined a day ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Seriously some of the best seafood we have ever had since moving from Florida. We will definitely be back!

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OpenTable Diner
Denver
3 reviews
Dined a day ago
Overall3food3service3ambience3

It was my husbands 65 birthday celebration and everything was just fair.

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randallk
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food, great service, fun bartenders. Fun atmosphere. Try the aquaman pull

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IaMnOTfRANKlin
Denver
4 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

In order to write a review you must type a bunch of words in order to submit, so here ya go!

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steves
Chicago
3 reviews
Dined 6 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food high quality. Shannon was our server and she was fantastic. She knew all the items on the menu and was able to answer all our questions. So far our beat meal in Denver and Service.

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ChristopherS
San Francisco
9 reviews
Dined on October 9, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Jax is for a night out on the town... excellent cocktails, great wine list, creative food, city atmosphere, great mix of people and the energy you need right now. Get out of the house, have a date and tell each other how much you love each other by having a delicious night at Jax. Hey, they have oysters... who knows where the night will lead.

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Kimberly
Denver
5 reviews
Dined on October 7, 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience5

We were not asked about our occasion (which I had marked as anniversary). Last time we were and received complimentary champagne, nothing this time. They were out of two of the main entrees (salmon and tuna) and out of one of three caviar selections, which of course was the one I wanted.

The catfish, scallops and gumbo were great, the special of Dungeness crab was lackluster and came with nothing else, disappointing for the price.

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Goboldly
1 review
Dined on October 7, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food is the best seafood in Colorado. Cool music. Great big city vibe - fun and happening. Service is impeccable

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OpenTable Diner
Denver
1 review
Dined on October 4, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

This was a very special 10 year wedding anniversary.., took us back to the day he proposed. The food was just like we remember and very special touch with having the whole staff sign an anniversary card! Thanks for making it a great night of reconnection and celebration of the WHY we are together! Your staff and chef are amazing!

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vipOSIMAN1016
Washington DC
32 reviews
Dined on October 3, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience3

The seafood is very good, with a good assortment of types of oysters. Great value for money. A bit noisy, so not a business meeting or family type location. But the service is excellent. Our waiter, Dominic, as "top shelf" and a Keeper for the establishment.

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Audrey
Denver
1 review
Dined on October 2, 2021
Overall2food3service2ambience4

Service was slow and lacking for a Saturday night when the restaurant wasn't even busy. We waited at the door for our host for over 10 minutes before anyone noticed we were standing there. The oysters were delicious but the entrees were lacking. One of us ordered a tuna steak that came out cold, drowning in sauce and was small. The two of us who ate dinner have both had great experiences at Jax in Boulder, but this experience at the LoDo location was lacking, unimpressive and left us disappointed. We won't be back.

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gretchenn
Denver
1 review
Dined on September 28, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We will be back! The atmosphere was fun and lively. Ross was our well informed wait staff that made our experience even better! Everyone was super pleased with their selection. Ross snd the other staff were attentive but not over bearing. Cant wait to eat there again!

Jax Fish House & Oyster Bar - LoDo
Responded on October 2, 2021

Gretchenn Thank you for the great review. I am so glad that Ross took amazing care of you. I will share this with the team. Cheers Matt Myslivy GM Jax Fish House Lodo

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vipAnnieB
Denver
20 reviews
Dined on September 26, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We sat at the bar after the Buff game. Great oysters and delicious salads. The service was efficient albeit slightly lacking in enthusiasm. All good though and will definitely be back!

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vipJudyGF
San Francisco
20 reviews
Dined on September 26, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Excellent seafood chowder!

Jax Fish House & Oyster Bar - LoDo
Responded on October 2, 2021

Judy GF Thank you for the great review. Cheers Matt Myslivy GM Jax Fish House Lodo

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vipKelly
Indiana
55 reviews
Dined on September 25, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Everyone in our party of four LOVED their entrees. The server was very friendly and attentive. I would highly recommend this place when in Denver.

Jax Fish House & Oyster Bar - LoDo
Responded on October 2, 2021

Kelly Thank you for the wonderful review. I am so glad that you loved everything about your experience. Cheers Matt Myslivy GM Jax Fish House Lodo

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GratefulMom
Charlotte
7 reviews
Dined on September 25, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Great place for seafood in Denver. Jax was recommended to us by a friend & we were not disappointed. We had a great server who made helpful suggestions & was very attentive. The food was quite good & we left very full. It was a fun restaurant with an upbeat atmosphere. We would happily recommend Jax to others & hope to return the next time we are in town.

Jax Fish House & Oyster Bar - LoDo
Responded on October 2, 2021

Gratefulmom Thank you for the great review. I am so glad that you took that recommendation. We cannot wait to have you back in next time you are in town. Cheers Matt Myslivy GM Jax Fish House Lodo

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DanW
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on September 24, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great place!

Jax Fish House & Oyster Bar - LoDo
Responded on October 2, 2021

Dan W Thank you for the great review. Cheers Matt Myslivy GM Jax Fish House Lodo

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OpenTable Diner
Chicago
2 reviews
Dined on September 24, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We ordered seafood chowder, two dozen of oysters, halibut, crab cakes, and $150 caviar! Everything was delicious! I hope to come back here soon if I visit Denver again!

Jax Fish House & Oyster Bar - LoDo
Responded on October 2, 2021

Thank you for the great review. I am so glad that you loved everything. Cheers Matt Myslivy GM Jax Fish House Lodo

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MarianneH
Des Moines
2 reviews
Dined on July 17, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent as always! Love Jax!

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OpenTable Diner
San Antonio
1 review
Dined on July 14, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

our server erich was incredible! food was great too.

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vipDeannaH
Charleston
6 reviews
Dined on July 8, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Loved the food! The Alaskan halibut was sublime!

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vipDSMKE
Milwaukee
60 reviews
Dined on July 3, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The service was amazing from the the manager to our two waiters Jay and Steve. Extremely attentive even with a packed restaurant. Very well run restaurant.

The food was fresh and the crab cake was better than the ones on the east coast.

Can’t wait to go back.

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Korianjoe79
San Antonio
3 reviews
Dined on July 2, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Loved JAX's. Our favorite seafood goto in Denver and Boulder!

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PegB
Philadelphia
8 reviews
Dined on June 29, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Steven out server was outstanding! Knowledgeable and friendly.
We are heading back this week again to the Denver location.

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OpenTable Diner
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on June 28, 2021
Overall1food2service1ambience2

Manager doesn’t care and doesn’t own up to food and service mistakes.

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OpenTable Diner
Detroit
1 review
Dined on June 26, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Jillian and her team killed it! My second solo dinner in Denver right across from my hotel, and it was INCREDIBLE. The Alaskan halibut was crisp and the bed of puréed peas set it all off. Started with a mix of 3 different oysters, all east coast and perfection in their own way. I can always find a way to love the food, but the service was really what set this to the top for me. Feel like I made some great friends here while I was in town, I didn’t catch my manager friends name but he and the crew really made me feel at home, with GREAT recommendations for how to spend a Saturday night. Loved it here and will be coming back/ recommending to everyone I know!

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alexb
Tampa
1 review
Dined on June 25, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We hadn’t been to Jax in years. The scallops were absolutely wonderful. They were cooked just the right amount. For our appetizer we had the calamari with aioloi and pepper sauce. Wow, lightly breaded and the sauce was fantastic! Overall, the meal, service, and experience was 10 out of 10!

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OpenTable Diner
Las Vegas
1 review
Dined on June 25, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Outstanding food and atmosphere!

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vipBeautiful
Los Angeles
33 reviews
Dined on June 24, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Omg the food was delicious! The charbroiled oysters are to die for. I also had the halibut and it came with these fried grits that were incredible! My date had the catfish that was also delicious. Definitely recommend and will be coming back!

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CariseC
1 review
Dined on June 24, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Our server was Steve; he was very professional and had impeccable knowledge of the menu.

Steve was sociable, funny and made my son’s birthday dinner absolutely amazing.

The place was fabulous, the food was delicious and expertly prepared. We will definitely be going back again. Thanks for your help with the reservation!

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OpenTable Diner
South Dakota
2 reviews
Dined on June 23, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Phenomenal

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chuckg
1 review
Dined on June 21, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Fish was fresh and wedge salad very nice. Pasta with crab was a nice portion, not huge.

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vipDeeJ
Dallas
18 reviews
Dined on June 20, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great restaurant! So happy to be able to sit at the bar and enjoy the best seafood around.

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vipOpenTable Diner
New York Area
1 review
Dined on June 19, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great service and fresh seafood.

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Kris
1 review
Dined on June 19, 2021
Overall3food2service4ambience4

The food tasted good enough, but I don't think customers should be expected to devein the shrimp in their $110 meal. I barely ate anything because that was so repulsive.

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Drummerdoc
New York Area
56 reviews
Dined on June 19, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We ate outside, so the noise level was street noise. Our server was delightful and very capable. The oysters was beautiful and well-presented, the main courses delicious and inventive, and the key lime tart was perfect. Very good selection of wines and beers. Highly recommended.

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Andrew
Atlanta
1 review
Dined on June 17, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Had a fun date dinner at Jax! One of our favorite spots in LoDo

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kirby47802
Indiana
1 review
Dined on June 17, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Fabulous food and service by Dominic was spot on! If we are ever back in Denver, this will be a “must return to” place!!

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drobs
Detroit
2 reviews
Dined on June 16, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great service and food. Our waitress was amazing, highly recommend this place.

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Charlesv
1 review
Dined on June 14, 2021
Overall3food4service3ambience4

Host/hostess treated everyone as first come first serve. We did not get seated at our reservation time, and it was 15mins before we were seated. They could have queried the crowd for standing reservations, before seating walk-ins.

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You can order delivery directly from Jax Fish House & Oyster Bar - LoDo using the Order Online button. Jax Fish House & Oyster Bar - LoDo also offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (303) 292-5767.

Jax Fish House & Oyster Bar - LoDo is rated 4.7 stars by 2354 OpenTable diners.

Jax Fish House & Oyster Bar - LoDo does offer gift cards which you can purchase here https://bigredf.securetree.com.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting reservations at the moment.