Denver Standouts & Sights To Explore

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Denver Standouts & Sights To Explore

Food Scene

We have included most of our favorites in this but its not comprehensive, there are a lot of great places in Denver! Some restaurants included below are casual and others are on the nicer end. Please feel free to reach out with any questions - We hope you can enjoy one or more!
Stellar brunch/lunch on a beautiful street in the Highlands. Can be hard to get a table.
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Sassafras American Eatery, Highlands
2637 West 26th Avenue
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Stellar brunch/lunch on a beautiful street in the Highlands. Can be hard to get a table.
A top spot for a nice dinner out, need a reservation. Incredible food served tapas style and expansive views of Denver/the Rockies. Its a little pricey relative to other places in Denver but worth it!
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El Five
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A top spot for a nice dinner out, need a reservation. Incredible food served tapas style and expansive views of Denver/the Rockies. Its a little pricey relative to other places in Denver but worth it!
Sister restaurant of El Five, another favorite. Lacks the views of El Five but the food and drinks are pretty close.
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Linger
2030 West 30th Avenue
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Sister restaurant of El Five, another favorite. Lacks the views of El Five but the food and drinks are pretty close.
Hip Chinese restaurant in RiNo. The Beijing Duck Roll and La Zi Ji are personal favorites!
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Hop Alley
3500 Larimer St
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Hip Chinese restaurant in RiNo. The Beijing Duck Roll and La Zi Ji are personal favorites!
Detroit style pizza...highly recommend the Brooklyn Bridge pie. Casual, we usually order for pickup.
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Blue Pan Pizza West Highlands
3930 West 32nd Avenue
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Detroit style pizza...highly recommend the Brooklyn Bridge pie. Casual, we usually order for pickup.
Best Indian food I have had in Denver - ranks up there with my parents cooking. Casual setting, usually order delivery.
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Spice Room | Neighborhood Indian Bistro
3157 W 38th Ave
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Best Indian food I have had in Denver - ranks up there with my parents cooking. Casual setting, usually order delivery.
A staple for sit down Mexican food and a tasty margarita! Nice setting but not overly formal, don't usually need a res.
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El Camino Community Tavern
3628 West 32nd Avenue
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A staple for sit down Mexican food and a tasty margarita! Nice setting but not overly formal, don't usually need a res.
CDMX street food and cocktails in a relatively upscale setting. Opened by a famous Denver chef, I highly recommend!
Cantina Loca
2890 Zuni Street
CDMX street food and cocktails in a relatively upscale setting. Opened by a famous Denver chef, I highly recommend!
Phenomenal Israeli food in the cool Source Hotel in RiNo. The mushroom and lamb hummus are must haves!
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Safta Restaurant
3330 Brighton Blvd
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Phenomenal Israeli food in the cool Source Hotel in RiNo. The mushroom and lamb hummus are must haves!
Started in a food truck in Boulder - and opened their first location near Arvada! Awesome Beijing-inspired street food (spicy)!
The Ginger Pig
4262 Lowell Boulevard
Started in a food truck in Boulder - and opened their first location near Arvada! Awesome Beijing-inspired street food (spicy)!
High quality BBQ, and another top notch place in The Source hotel. I've only ordered delivery.
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Smok Barbecue - RiNo, Denver
3330 Brighton Boulevard
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High quality BBQ, and another top notch place in The Source hotel. I've only ordered delivery.
Delicious BBQ place in Idaho Springs, my go to pit stop when heading to the mtns or back. There is another location in Denver.
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Smokin Yard's BBQ
2736 Colorado Boulevard
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Delicious BBQ place in Idaho Springs, my go to pit stop when heading to the mtns or back. There is another location in Denver.
Some of the best bagels in Denver! Casual/grab n' go but be prepared for some lines.
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Rosenberg's Bagels & Delicatessen (Five Points)
725 East 26th Avenue
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Some of the best bagels in Denver! Casual/grab n' go but be prepared for some lines.
Olde Town Arvada spot, less than 2 miles away. British-fare and other English specialties.
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GB Fish & Chips
7401 Ralston Rd
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Olde Town Arvada spot, less than 2 miles away. British-fare and other English specialties.
Inventive and super delicious latin american-inspired food and cocktails.
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Señor Bear
3307 Tejon St
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Inventive and super delicious latin american-inspired food and cocktails.

Parks

To work off all the calories consumed from above.
The biggest lake + 2nd largest park in Denver and its super close. Easily my favorite park, enjoy fantastic views of the skyline, Rockies, or some big houses.
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Sloans Lake
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The biggest lake + 2nd largest park in Denver and its super close. Easily my favorite park, enjoy fantastic views of the skyline, Rockies, or some big houses.
Quiet and little further from the hustle and bustle of Denver but beautiful if you are looking for some nearby solitude.
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Majestic View Park
8880 W 72nd Ave
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Quiet and little further from the hustle and bustle of Denver but beautiful if you are looking for some nearby solitude.
Cute park with a dog run and solid views, easy to get to as its just a few miles away.
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Berkeley Lake Park
4601 W 46th Ave
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Cute park with a dog run and solid views, easy to get to as its just a few miles away.
One of the nicer parks in the city, its about 20 minutes or so away and gets busy but its a beautiful place to hangout on a nice day.
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Washington Park
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One of the nicer parks in the city, its about 20 minutes or so away and gets busy but its a beautiful place to hangout on a nice day.

Bars/Breweries/Cocktails

Fun bar for outdoor drinks and games, about 8 min away and great for groups. Note they don't really serve food unless they have a food truck that day.
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Local 46
4586 Tennyson Street
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Fun bar for outdoor drinks and games, about 8 min away and great for groups. Note they don't really serve food unless they have a food truck that day.
Unique spot and a good time. Set in a bi-level shipping container with a rooftop bar + others, and food vendors.
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Avanti Food and Beverage
3200 North Pecos Street
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Unique spot and a good time. Set in a bi-level shipping container with a rooftop bar + others, and food vendors.
Local brewery in the hip Highlands area with outdoor seating, a great place to chill with a group or friend during the day.
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Zuni Street Brewing Company
2355 W 29th Ave
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Local brewery in the hip Highlands area with outdoor seating, a great place to chill with a group or friend during the day.
Fort Collins-based brewery in the hip neighborhood Five Points, there is another location in Sloan’s Lake (with views).
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Odell Brewing Company
2945 Larimer St
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Fort Collins-based brewery in the hip neighborhood Five Points, there is another location in Sloan’s Lake (with views).
Awesome brewery close by on Tennyson St. and has a patio.
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Call to Arms Brewing Company
4526 Tennyson Street
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Awesome brewery close by on Tennyson St. and has a patio.
Brewery with views of Denver, great for groups.
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Prost Brewing Co. & Biergarten - Denver
2540 19th Street
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Brewery with views of Denver, great for groups.
A Denver staple for burgers, beers, and lots of TVs for sports. They have several locations.
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Highland Tap and Burger
2219 West 32nd Avenue
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A Denver staple for burgers, beers, and lots of TVs for sports. They have several locations.
Casual taproom with local wine, beer & cocktails, serves bites & allows outside food too. One of my go to places for a drink or two with a buddy or a small group.
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Berkeley Untapped
4267 Tennyson Street
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Casual taproom with local wine, beer & cocktails, serves bites & allows outside food too. One of my go to places for a drink or two with a buddy or a small group.
Denver location for a NYC-based bar with inventive and sophisticated cocktails and food. Great but a little pricey.
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Death & Co Denver
1280 25th St
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Denver location for a NYC-based bar with inventive and sophisticated cocktails and food. Great but a little pricey.
Hip new cocktail bar in Cherry Creek. Upscale/mature vibes.
Forget Me Not
227 Clayton Street
Hip new cocktail bar in Cherry Creek. Upscale/mature vibes.
Fun rooftop bar in RiNo, great for groups.
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The Red Barber
3770 Walnut Street
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Fun rooftop bar in RiNo, great for groups.
Oldest bar in Denver. Great burgers. Divey/casual.
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My Brother's Bar
2376 15th Street
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Oldest bar in Denver. Great burgers. Divey/casual.

Sightseeing

A Colorado and American icon. If you have not been, it's a must-visit and not far away.
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Red Rocks Park and Amphitheatre
18300 W Alameda Pkwy
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A Colorado and American icon. If you have not been, it's a must-visit and not far away.
14er with a paved road to the top (summer only), the welcome station is about ~45 miles away. Reservations required, check the website first!
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Mount Evans
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14er with a paved road to the top (summer only), the welcome station is about ~45 miles away. Reservations required, check the website first!
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Denver Museum of Nature & Science
2001 Colorado Boulevard
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Denver Botanic Gardens: Helen Fowler Library
1007 York Street
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World famous and reopened March 2022 after two years.
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Coors Brewery Tour
13th Street
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World famous and reopened March 2022 after two years.
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Blue Moon Brewing Company
3750 Chestnut Pl
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Historic area in downtown, pedestrian friendly.
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Larimer Square Historic District
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Historic area in downtown, pedestrian friendly.
Famous and nationally known brewery in Ft. Collins - so a bit of a hike up I-25 (maybe like 1.5 hours away).
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New Belgium Brewing Company
500 Linden Street
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Famous and nationally known brewery in Ft. Collins - so a bit of a hike up I-25 (maybe like 1.5 hours away).

Unique Experiences

Eclectic Denver offerings to check out!
Immersive 4-story art venue and exhibition. Home to 70+ unique installations and lots more. Usually has cool music too.
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Meow Wolf Denver
1338 1st Street
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Immersive 4-story art venue and exhibition. Home to 70+ unique installations and lots more. Usually has cool music too.
$$$$ and not your typical restaurant. Offers a tasting menu experience with a focus on products from select farmers and purveyors. Unfortunately, I have not been yet (had to cancel once) but its on my list to try soon!
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The Wolf's Tailor
4058 Tejon St
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$$$$ and not your typical restaurant. Offers a tasting menu experience with a focus on products from select farmers and purveyors. Unfortunately, I have not been yet (had to cancel once) but its on my list to try soon!
Books, coffee, and wine. Cool and interesting spot.
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BookBar
4280 Tennyson Street
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Books, coffee, and wine. Cool and interesting spot.

Breakfast, Coffee, and Dessert

A café style atmosphere with incredible coffee drinks (and a Bourbon selection). In Olde Town Arvada, just a couple minutes away!
Bluegrass Coffee Company
7415 Grandview Avenue
A café style atmosphere with incredible coffee drinks (and a Bourbon selection). In Olde Town Arvada, just a couple minutes away!
Another solid Olde Town Arvada coffee shop.
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Hunter Bay Coffee Roasters
5600 Olde Wadsworth Blvd
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Another solid Olde Town Arvada coffee shop.
Incredible coffee with a bike shop attached. In the Highlands, about 10 min away. Next to a brewery with an outdoor area and mountain views. You can walk to Sloan's Lake too!
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SloHi Coffee Co.
4436 West 29th Avenue
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Incredible coffee with a bike shop attached. In the Highlands, about 10 min away. Next to a brewery with an outdoor area and mountain views. You can walk to Sloan's Lake too!
Stellar biscuits and breakfast sandwiches.
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Rise & Shine Biscuit Kitchen and Cafe
5126 West 29th Avenue
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Stellar biscuits and breakfast sandwiches.
Famous Denver place for huge biscuit sandwiches, has several locations.
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Denver Biscuit Company-Tennyson
4275 Tennyson St
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Famous Denver place for huge biscuit sandwiches, has several locations.
Donuts and pizza in the same place. Casual, I usually grab'n go for the donuts.
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Hops & Pie/Berkeley Donuts
3920 Tennyson Street
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Donuts and pizza in the same place. Casual, I usually grab'n go for the donuts.
Famous ice cream shop in the Highlands, expect lines.
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Little Man Ice Cream
2620 16th Street
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Famous ice cream shop in the Highlands, expect lines.
Awesome ice cream sandwiches and other items. Can order delivery too, usually.
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Sweet Cow
3475 West 32nd Avenue
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Awesome ice cream sandwiches and other items. Can order delivery too, usually.