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About Washington Park Grille

The Zagat Survey says, "There's much to like about this Washington Park Italian-New American: "good food", a "great patio" & "cheerful" service & ambiance."
An upscale age-diverse crowd mingles at this popular neighborhood restaurant & gathering place east of Wash Park.
A covered strip on the south and west side with fire place makes for convivial outdoor seating (you just might see a neighbor), and Sunday brunch offers an all you can eat Buffet (juice, soda, coffee and tea are included). A beautiful lounge is off to the side. 11 beers are on tap, 15 in bottles and an excellent wine list at the elegant U-shaped bar. A roomy & elegant banquet room with its own patio and a presentation compatible 80” HDTV complete this restaurant for every occasion.
Dinners are mid-priced, with a nice selection of grilled seafood & steaks & several fancy pasta dishes. The lunch offering is paninis, grilled sandwiches, salads & pasta.

1096 South Gaylord Street
Denver, CO 80209
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Dining Style:
Casual Elegant

Cuisines:
Contemporary American, Italian

Hours of Operation:
Lunch: Monday - Saturday: 11:00am - 4:00pm, Sunday: 2:00pm - 4:00pm; Dinner: Monday - Saturday: 4:00pm - 10:00pm; Sunday 4:00pm - 9:00pm
Sunday Brunch Buffet & Menu: 10:00am - 1:30pm

Cross Street:
Mississippi

Dress Code:
Casual Dress

Price Range:
$30 and under

Payment Options
AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(303) 777-0707

Website:
http://www.washparkgrille.com/

Entertainment:

Live Music in Lounge Every Saturday: 9:00pm - Close.
Various Live Music Booked During The Week...Please Check Website for Current Calendar of Events.

Parking Details:
Valet Available Tuesday - Saturday Nights 5pm - Close. Street parking also available.

Public Transit:
RTD Stop at the corner of Mississippi & Gaylord St. Just Steps from Washington Park Grille.

Executive Chef:
Rafael Najera

Additional:
Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Corkage Fee, Entertainment, Fireplace, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Takeout, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Special Events & Promotions:
Wine Tastings the Second Tuesday of Every Month

Specials

Christmas Eve Special Menus & Offers

Sunday, December 24, 2017

New Year's Eve Special Menus & Offers

Sunday, December 31, 2017

Specials

Christmas Eve Special Menus & Offers

Sunday, December 24, 2017

Details

Please join us for a festive holiday dinner on Christmas Eve featuring a combination of our most popular menu items along with some luxury items just for this special evening!

New Year's Eve Special Menus & Offers

Sunday, December 31, 2017

Details

Please join us for a festive holiday dinner on New Year's Eve featuring a combination of our most popular menu items along with some luxury items just for this special evening!

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Private Dining

Washington Park Grille offers 2 private rooms accommodating approximately 30 to 50 guests (one with optional patio). We also offer semi-private space in the cocktail lounge which can accommodate up to 30

Washington Park Grille Ratings and Reviews

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4
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4.4

Overall Rating

based on recent ratings
food

4.3

service

4.3

ambience

4.2

value

4.0

Noise

Moderate

91% would recommend it to a friend

Neighborhood Gem (42)
Good for a Date (22)
Great for Lunch (19)
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Casual (18)
Fit for Foodies (16)
Good for Birthdays (15)
Good for Anniversaries (14)
Creative Cuisine (14)
Business Meals (12)
Comfort Food (12)
Special Occasion (12)
Cozy (11)
Sunday Lunch (11)
Fun (10)
Good for Groups (10)
Great for Outdoor Dining (10)
Quiet Conversation (10)
Worth the Drive (10)
Great for Brunch (9)
Happy Hour (9)
Bar Seating (8)
Authentic (7)
Live Music (7)
Notable Wine List (7)
Good Vegetarian Options (7)
Healthy (6)
Romantic (5)
Pre/post Theatre (5)
Kid-friendly (4)
Gluten Free Options (4)
Handcrafted Cocktails (4)
Hot Spot (4)
Local Ingredients (4)
People Watching (3)
Vibrant Bar Scene (3)
Spicy (2)
Disabled Access (1)
Great Beer (1)
Late-night Find (1)
Organic (1)
Paleo Friendly (1)
Quick Bite (1)
Scenic View (1)
Tapas (1)
Tasting Menu (1)
Vegan (1)
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 (Denver)·Dined a day ago

Nice room and great food, but on a busy Saturday night the noise made conversation very difficult

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 (Denver)·Dined 2 days ago

Food was extremely salty. Waiter was rude. We have not been here in several years and were very disappointed in both the food and the service. I would not recommend this restaurant.

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 (Denver)·Dined 6 days ago

Enjoyed quick early evening meal with family members

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Great for Lunch, Tapas, Good Vegetarian Options, Healthy, Happy Hour, Spicy, Vegan, Bar Seating
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 (Denver)·Dined 6 days ago

Food was as described, delicious and the service was spot on!

Tags: Great for Lunch
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·Dined on December 11, 2017

We have been going to Wash Park Grill for years and have generally had good experiences but this last visit was a huge disappointment. The food was mediocre at best. My wife and I both had dishes that included a beet/pasta concoction for the starch which we found gummy and tasteless. Regarding the service - we both ordered appetizers and before we were half finished with them our entrees arrived. The choice to either finish your soup and have a cold entrée or skip half of the soup to enjoy a warm main course is the sign of very poor service. Finally, we were seated in the smaller, front dining area and there was a large screen TV going 10 feet from our table - which would be better suited for a sports bar than to the WPG ambiance.

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 (Denver)·Dined on December 10, 2017

I had an amazing brunch! They had an awesome selection, and the beverage choices were awesome!

Tags: Worth the Drive, Fit for Foodies, Neighborhood Gem, Kid-friendly, Comfort Food
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 (Denver)·Dined on December 10, 2017

Thank you for changing our table after it was clear 8 very energetic young women were sitting near us and we were all of a certain age that wanted to hear each other talk! Moved to a booth and the sound and conversation was fine...still energetic and a busy Saturday evening but that's OK.

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Good for Birthdays
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 (Denver)·Dined on December 7, 2017

Always a good experience! Great food perfect ambiance. Recommend highly

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vip
 (Denver)·Dined on December 5, 2017

I enjoyed the pistachio salmon entree & my friends enjoyed their ribeye steak.

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·Dined on December 4, 2017

We enjoyed a wonderful birthday lunch at WPG. The wild mushroom ravioli special was wonderful and especially appreciated that we could order half sized portions. The ravioli was only lukewarm but that was our only complaint. We enjoyed a "tiramisu" type of dessert with ice cream, crushed espresso beans and a yummy coffee syrup.

Tags: Special Occasion, Authentic, Creative Cuisine, Fit for Foodies, Great for Lunch
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 (Denver)·Dined on December 4, 2017

The food was excellent, love the new menu. We had a little snafu with the initial service but it was immediately corrected and the rest of the service was excellent. My only complaint the restaurant was cold. There was not one table where someone was not wearing their coat through the entire meal. Really detracted from what would have been a beautiful evening.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Quiet Conversation, Neighborhood Gem
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vip
 (Denver)·Dined on November 27, 2017

We waited 10-15 minutes before seeing our waitress...
Then another 5-6 minutes for our drinks. When I received my Sprite it was flat so waited another 10 minutes.
Food came out n not hot just warm.... not sure if chicken was done or not so I didn’t finish it.
Will not be returning or referring to this place.
I was very very disappointed !!!

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·Dined on November 26, 2017

Great dinner and a wonderful atmosphere.

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 (Denver)·Dined on November 25, 2017

Love going to the Wash Park Grille! Great place to take clients and friends!! Wonderful neighborhood ambiance, as well.

Tags: Cozy
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 (Denver)·Dined on November 18, 2017

Food is always good, as is the service. My only complaint is that it is too dark and we couldn't see the menu. We weren't the only ones pulling out the flashlight on our iPhones to try to read the options!

Tags: Cozy, Scenic View, Neighborhood Gem, Fit for Foodies, Hot Spot, Good for Anniversaries, Good for a Date
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 (Washington DC)·Dined on November 17, 2017

This is a classic restaurant, solid menu, good vide, free parking.

Tags: Great for Brunch, Neighborhood Gem, Great for Lunch, Business Meals
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 (Denver)·Dined on November 16, 2017

Always a favorite regardless the time of day or year.

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 (Denver)·Dined on November 15, 2017

We went to dinner with my parents and had an excellent meal. Bonus points for our waiter She was well informed about the celiac friendly options for my son.

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·Dined on November 14, 2017

I have been to Wash Park Grill years ago for cocktails with friends. I had an important busy and social lunch. We sat outside on the patio on a gorgeous fall day. The hostess and service was great and very friendly and prompt. The special was a wild mushroom ravioli. It was amazingly fresh with an incredible sauce. Server offered generous amounts of cheese and it was delicious. I would definitely recommend it to my friends and colleagues. Great Job!!

Tags: Great for Lunch, Great for Outdoor Dining
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 (Denver)·Dined on November 12, 2017

Great neighborhood restaurant. Not a franchise and has charm and great food!

Tags: Sunday Lunch, Live Music, Good for Birthdays, Authentic, Local Ingredients, Fit for Foodies, Bar Seating, Happy Hour, Business Meals, Worth the Drive, Fun
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·Dined on November 12, 2017

Restaurant was too dark, too noisy and the food was spicy but not tasty

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 (Denver)·Dined on November 12, 2017

My husband and I enjoyed the food tremendously! Impressed with the flavors and nice big portions!

Tags: Comfort Food, Romantic, Fit for Foodies, Handcrafted Cocktails, Gluten Free Options, Creative Cuisine, Neighborhood Gem, Notable Wine List
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·Dined on November 11, 2017

Good food and atmosphere, friendly and attentive staff. Did have to wait 10 minutes for table despite the open table reservation.

Tags: Good for Groups
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vip
 (Denver)·Dined on November 7, 2017

good food, good service. 1/2 price specials make this a good deal.

Tags: Happy Hour, Neighborhood Gem
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 (Houston)·Dined on November 4, 2017

I have eaten at Wash Park Grille many times. It is always excellent. My twin sister and I were having an early birthday dinner. We both ordered the pork chops. The pork chop was juicy, tender, and delicious. The apple and bacon side was yummy, and the polenta was outstanding. We had a great server, Rocco, who made reccomendations, was friendly, and attentive.

Tags: Comfort Food, Late-night Find, Fit for Foodies, Neighborhood Gem, Sunday Lunch
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on October 24, 2017

Great night out

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 (Des Moines)·Dined on October 22, 2017

Great assortment of food at brunch - bottomless mimosas a plus.

Tags: Great for Brunch
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 (Denver)·Dined on October 22, 2017

My husband wanted a better steak option. Otherwise everything was great!

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Good for a Date, Live Music, Handcrafted Cocktails, Romantic
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·Dined on October 21, 2017

We always enjoy Wash Park Grille. The food is excellent. Wish they could offer valet parking.

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 (Charleston)·Dined on October 15, 2017

Brunch is amazing!!!

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 (Denver)·Dined on October 15, 2017

One of our favorites since we've lived here over 25 years !

Tags: Great for Outdoor Dining, Neighborhood Gem, Cozy, Casual
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 (Denver)·Dined on October 15, 2017

Your service was good and we made reservations and were seated right away.

Tags: Good for Birthdays
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 (Denver)·Dined on October 14, 2017

Great dinner and service. My only complaint was that the noise level was quite high. We were seated next to a boisterous table, which made conversation difficult.

Tags: Casual, Authentic, Good Vegetarian Options
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vip
 (Denver)·Dined on October 14, 2017

I eat out often in the cherry creek and wash park area. My last two visits to Wash Park have been very disappointing . The food has deteriorated considerably and very underwhelming.

Can no longer recommend them.

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vip
 (Portland)·Dined on October 13, 2017

This place was amazing!

Great drinks and amazing food. They also have live music quite often which was a real treat!

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·Dined on October 8, 2017

Great food as always! The brunch looked amazing, wish I had been more hungry!

Tags: Hot Spot, Business Meals, Great for Outdoor Dining, Good for Birthdays, Great for Lunch, Good for a Date, Fun, Cozy, Good for Anniversaries, Great for Brunch, Sunday Lunch, Worth the Drive, Neighborhood Gem, Good for Groups
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 (Denver)·Dined on October 8, 2017

Wash Park Grille has always been one of our favorite local restaurants. The neighborhood is fun and eclectic. The menu reflects that. Great Eggs Benedict. We requested a quiet(er) spot and were seated in the last booth away from the crowd. Very nice.

Tags: Worth the Drive, Sunday Lunch, Casual, Great for Brunch, Fit for Foodies, Creative Cuisine, Vibrant Bar Scene, Fun, Neighborhood Gem, Great for Lunch
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·Dined on October 8, 2017

They have a great Sunday Brunch. Many excellent choices with a great staff. I would highly recommend.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Worth the Drive, People Watching, Happy Hour, Neighborhood Gem, Comfort Food, Great for Lunch
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vip
 (Denver)·Dined on September 29, 2017

We had a wonderful time! The seared tuna appetizer was very good but spicy and only 4 pieces. So not worth the price. We also had the flatbread with pricutto which was delicious. I had the camponelle which was full of flavor! Great server too.

Tags: Business Meals, Good for Groups, Bar Seating, Comfort Food, Romantic, Good for Anniversaries, Good for Birthdays, Good for a Date, Great for Brunch
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 (Denver)·Dined on September 28, 2017

Do not get the ahi tuna salad! 3 tiny pieces of ahi tuna a is a joke and an embarrassment for a $18 salad!

What a rip off!

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