The Preservery isn't doing anything particularly unique, but they are doing things Denver likes very well.
I went for brunch on a weekday, and it was fairly empty when I arrived at 10:30, but picked up for a lively lunch hour by 11:30. The staff is absolutely delightful! Super charming, attentive, fun and contributing to a vibe of casual fun and good quality. My omelette was delicious, and the potato croquettes on the side were a really fun departure from typical breakfast fare. Super impressed by the cocktails and the beverage program in general. On a nice weather day, they open one wall and it's a bit like dining al fresco. I loved it; if I lived in Denver I'd be there all the time.
First visit and last, very disappointed. Mother’s Day brunch menu was OK but nothing special. Service was below average. 20 percent service charge was insulting and quite frankly a rip-off.
This is a REALLY great place for dinner ( I haven't been for lunch-yet) I Love the interior space, and decor of the space. The food is also amazing , and they alter the menu to match the season. They menu has something for everyone, and the portions are just right! The drink menu is great too. The location is great because you can still find parking within a block of the restaruant! I would not recommend this for large groups (8+). They do have a great outdoor eating area for drinking and eating out on the nice days or evenings. In short you should go visit these folks-you'll enjoy the experience.
Great setup and varied food choices. Food was great. Got the mushroom omelette with a side of jalapeño bacon.
Fun atmosphere.. had live music. Menu is a bit eclectic but good.
Great food, cozy and fun atmosphere!
Amazing food!! And such an wonderful night with the cello recital. It is such an intimate place to watch a performance. The art work was super cool and the food was beyond delicious!! You can tell they’re really proud of what they serve and the ambiance they set for everyone.
Great new find, healthy menu with lots of options. Great for brunch, definitely looking forward to dinner here. Our server Jill was very accommodating and new the menu well.
My husband and I had brunch at the Preservery this past Sunday and loved it! Our server was fantastic, I can't remember her name, but she is so sweet and genuine. The bottomless mimosa is absolutely worth it! Our server let us know that we could change up the flavors throughout our meal. Beet ginger mimosa, yes please!
Oh, and the Colorado potato chips are NONSTOP!
And the no tipping policy! You know that your service staff is happy when they aren't worried about making enough in tips that shift to cover a bill. They already know what their paycheck will look like. I hope this policy catches on.
Food was hit-or-miss and our server wasn't much help. They automatically add 20% gratuity for any size party here, so I feel like the servers aren't very motivated to do their jobs well.
Great atmosphere, the sourdough bread was amazing! Loved the decor. Staff very attentive,
Great overall, the DJ was a bit loud and over the edge for this type of crowd
Went for Easter brunch. Loved the staff, service, vibe, and of course the food was excellent! It was great to meet chef Coop!
The food and ambiance were good, but our table was in front of speakers with very loud music that made it difficult to have any conservation, the wait person said there was nothing she could do, although there were many empty tables they did not want to move us. The service was disgraceful, the restaurant has a policy of adding 20% to the bill in lieu of tipping and it is clearly marked on the menu. I have no issue with that except it should be accompanied by decent service. Our wait person was missing most of the time, the other employees did not want to assist any table that was not theirs. I had to go to the counter to get salt and pepper, they did not give it to me, but pointed to a stand in the corner which was out of view. Our drinks were not refilled without finding our server and asking. Toast came with our brunch about 10 minutes after the entrees. If anyone even cared a little it would have been ok, no one cared.
We had an awesome time here for Easter. Strong bottomless mimosas, great food, and the servers were very friendly. It was a bit loud, but it advertises live music so that's to be expected.
Staff is excellent, food is excellent and really great atmosphere. The only thing is that the music can be a bit loud and I was with my parents and my Dad had trouble hearing. But the server was really nice and turned it down a bit when we asked. Overall one of my favorites.
We love this place! The music was a kittle too loud on Sat night. It was hard to talk at the table. Even the servers were having trouble hearing us.
I have been here a bunch of other times, but after my dinner experience on Friday evening I can say that we won't be back. I used to love coming here - I felt as though the food was always creative, delicious and reasonably priced for the quality. This past Friday was definitely not great. It'd been almost six months since we'd dined here so we decided to come back for dinner on Friday. Big mistake. We were seated promptly and immediately ordered drinks, as happy hour was ending in five minutes.
We originally ordered a steak but about ten minutes after we'd placed our order, the server returned and said that it was a "misprint" on the menu and they didn't actually have that. She offered an Italian marinaded rib-eye instead. Since we didn't have menus in front of us to check the rest of our options, we just agreed to that instead. We definitely should not have ordered the rib-eye, as they were very greasy and fatty. I would never have expected such a gross cut of meat to be served at this restaurant, as it is not the quality we've come to expect. For a 14oz cut of meat, barely a quarter of it was consumed due to how fatty and greasy it was. It was such a letdown, and even our mashed potatoes were cold.
Since we were still hungry, we decided to opt for dessert. Unfortunately, it took almost fifteen minutes for our server to return so we could order, so we decided just to get the check and go somewhere else. Our bill was incorrect as we weren't granted the happy hour prices for our drinks, but we decided just to leave since our server kept disappearing and we wanted to just get out of there.
Preservery, I am very disappointed. We used to look forward to dining here because the charcuterie and other menu items were incredible. But our experience on Friday was so abysmal that I think we'll be finding other options when we're in River North.
Staff very friendly/efficient .... tips are included in the overall final bill ... try the various offerings of mimosas
Great food, prompt, friendly service, good vibe, what else can you ask for.
LOVE this place! Their salads are such a nice change from Caesar/mixed. While they offer a kale Caesar, the burrata and roasted veggie salads are phenomenal. Homemade bread for sandwiches, great menu and fun servers!! Nice bar anyday and outdoor patio in good weather. AND off the beaten path. Sshhhh..
We enjoyed our dinner at the Preservery - delicious meal, great wine, wonderful service, live dj and fantastic Star Wars themed cookies for dessert!
Great food and service at this up and coming restaurant. An undiscovered gem!
Went for brunch. The server was quick to mention that tipping is included in the entree prices. My wife opted for a omelet served with tasty potato croquettes. I got the "World Famous" buffalo sandwich, which was spiced perfectly but served on a dense bun that probably weighed more than the chicken breast. With Denver's red-hot scene, we probably will not return, especially with their billing policy.
The food with a hot tea came to $27.00 (not bad, overall), but then they added the Values and Integrity Contribution of 20% or $5.40 and then they taxed everything 8% or $2.59. Not sure what the city of Denver would say about taxing tips. I typically tip at least 20% anyway and I guess this may be directed at those that don't have the Values and Integrity to tip properly. But they shouldn't state that food carries the tips.
This is a great place! The cocktails were well don , and good list to choose from for everyone at the table. Had a good wine list. The food was GREAT and the service was as well. The even had a DJ spinning in the back ground on a Friday night! Love the atmosphere in the place too. Although it was "noisy" it was never so loud ( with a DJ playing) that we couldn't talk. We will need to try the bar area on the next visit.
Loved the vibe at the Preservery! All 3 of us enjoyed our meals, the ambiance was lovely. We happened upon a live music night and the music was actually perfect - not too loud or overbearing, and yet very good and worthy of a listen. We almost didn't leave when our meal was done!
Had a great time with 8 girlfriends! What a great pic, when none of us had been there before. We all loved it!
Really fun atmosphere and decor. We had drinks and split the "World Famous" wings and they were delicious.
32$ for the thinist over cooked ribeye I have ever seen. They were nice about taking it off the bill and they offered to bring another however I declined. Awful experience. I have never sent a meal back at a restaurant however this steak was so bad I can’t believe this restaurant is still open. A truck stop in the middle of nowhere wouldn’t even serve something that thin and over cooked. Waste of a rare date night.
We live south of Denver and our friends live north, so this split the difference. Food was excellent. Service was great. We will be back!
Everything was great! From the flexibility of our reservation due to the weather, to our server Jessalynn. We really enjoyed the music, the menu, beers on draft. Everyone on staff was amazing! We have already recommended this as a great date night spot to a few friends.
Went with friends for lunch. All of the food was amazing. My only complaint is that the music is a little too loud for the rare few of us who were over 40. Lol
The service started out a bit slow but the food was good.
Food was great. Nice that they support local farmers and ranchers.
The owner was friendly and gave us lots of information. ..but the waitress didn't see us and we had to wait a long while and finally asked her to take our order. She was very apologetic. Food was a little slow coming out but it was worth the wait.
My husband had the shrimp and grits - delicious! I had the fried chicken sandwich - a little too spicy - couldn't taste the chicken. We'll definitely go back to try some other dishes.
Group of 6 and we were able to get a reservation at 7pm on a Friday night. Buffalo cauliflower and shrimp wantons were big hits.
Made a late reservation with some friends here for NYE. We were all very impressed and loved it. Warm environment, very accommodating staff, fun art, and a great food and cocktail menu. Can't wait to try brunch...we'll be back soon for sure, and next time we won't bring silly string :) Thanks again for a fantastic evening!
Great service, food made from scratch, an eclectic and fun menu that full of seasonal flavors. Their wine list is great and affordable. I just wish that I could have taken home a loaf of that amazing bread they bake!
We will be back for sure.
This was a memorable and fun Christmas dinner. The food was incredible (I recommend the NY Strip Sampler and do not forget the local mushrooms for a side!) My wife and I had a great experience and will return for another special occasion.
Best Ingredients. Best Taste. Every one of my guests have said that the food was absolutely the most delicious, and I can trust that every item is crafted individually with care, and uses the very best ingredients. Once you know and can trust that, then the unique combinations are just fun and yum! And the owners cook, bake and are always there.