Downtown Denver Restaurants

Steak and Scallops Put on your tennis shoes and loosen up your belt! You’re going to rack up some calories while exploring the Mecca of dining experiences in Downtown Denver. We just hope that you have more than a day to spend. If not, make it an all day event and relax, become a Denverite and enjoy one the best downtown areas across the country where you’ll find cozy bistros, outdoor cafés, rooftop pubs, and one of a kind local restaurants, all within a one-mile radius.

So before you start walking down the historic streets of Denver, get yourself familiar with the downtown area and the hip surrounding neighborhoods where you’re likely to find a spot that will make you want to come back again and again.)  This is a live list, meaning we’ll be adding and updating this list all the time. seafood


Capitol Hill

Japoix-  Contemporary American,Tasting

Pete’s Kitchen- American Grill, Breakfast

Pete’s Greek Town Cafe- Greek, Breakfast

City Park

Encore on Colfax- Contemporary American, Outdoor Seating, Weekend Brunch


Ambria- American Cuisine inspired by the Mediterranean Region, Vegan/Vegetarian

The Broker Restaurant- Contemporary American

Caveau Wine Bar- Contemporary American, Outdoor Seating

Corridor 44- Contemporary American, Outdoor Seating

Cru’- Contemporary American, Outdoor Seating, Late Night Dining, Tasting

Edge Restaurant- Steakhouse/Seafood, Vegan/Vegetarian, Outdoor Seating, Late Night Dining, Weekend Brunch, Breakfast, Kids Menu

Elway’s-Steakhouse, Live Music, Outdoor Seating, Weekend Brunch, Entertainment

iFish- Japanese,  Outdoor Seating

Le Grand Bistro & Oyster Bar-French

Ocean Prime-Steakhouse/Seafood, Live Music, Outdoor Seating, Entertainment

Panzano-Italian, Outdoor Seating, Weekend Brunch, Kids Menu

The Palm- Steakhouse/Seafood, Outdoor Seating, Late Night Dining

Red Square Euro Bistro-French, Outdoor Seating

Row 14- American Bistro, Outdoor Seating, Late Night Dining

Swing Thai- Thai

Trilium- Contemporary American

The Walnut Room-Pizzeria, Live Music, Outdoor Seating, Entertainment

Downtown East

Laudisio-Italian, Outdoor Seating

Zolo South Western Grill- Contemporary American

Golden Triangle

Cuba Cuba-Cuban, Live Music, Entertainment


Ale House- American Grill

Axios Estiatorio – Greek

Big Hoss BBQ- Barbecue

El Comino-

Highland Tap & Burger- Live Music, Outdoor Seating, Late Night Menu,  Brunch, Kids Menu

Hops & Pie-

Root Down-Outdoor Seating, Weekend Brunch, Kids Menu

Rosa Linda’s Mexican Café-Outdoor Seating, Entertainment

Sushi Sasa-Late Night Menu

Vita-Live Music, Late Night Menu, Kids Menu


1515 Restaurant-Live Music

District Meats-Outdoor Seating

H burger-Outdoor Seating, Late Night Menu, Kids Menu

Jax Fish House-Outdoor Seating

Marco’s Coal Fired Pizza- Outdoor Seating

Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant- Outdoor Seating

Rioja- Outdoor Seating


Tamayo- Outdoor Seating

Venice Ristorante & Wine Bar

Vesta Dipping Grill- Outdoor Seating, Kids Menu

Zengo- Outdoor Seating

Lower Highlands

Linger-Kids Menu

LoHi Steak Bar-Late Night Menu, Weekend Brunch

Lola Coastal Mexican-Live Music, Outdoor Seating, Weekend Brunch


The Avenue Grill

II Posto-Live Music

Jonesy’s Eat Bar-Weekend Brunch

Prallel Seventeen-



Washington Park

Black Pearl- Outdoor Seating

Cafebar- Outdoor Seating

Henson’s Grill & Town- Outdoor Seating

Izyaka Den- Outdoor Seating

Pajama Baking Company-

Sushi Den