Downtown Category

In downtown Denver, you’ll find the Denver Art Museum, the Colorado History Museum, the State Capitol, and the Denver Center for the Performing Arts Complex, as well as bars, lots of bars.

Many of the downtown Denver bars are located inside hotels, while others are standalone or attached to restaurants.

The 16th Street Mall, which coincidentally happens to be sixteen blocks long, is a pedestrian-only promenade. In the heart of downtown Denver, there are more than 100 bars and restaurants nestled between skyscrapers and the historic Larimer Square district.


Streets of London Pub

1502 E. Colfax Avenue, Denver • 303-861-9103 A strong English pub with a wicked Tuesday night happy hour specials.


Maloney’s Tavern

1432 Market Street, Denver • 303-825-1990 This is one of the rare bars that still has a Bingo night. Their sunken bar gives the bar an interesting element and the drink are less expensive than other downtown bars.


Corridor 44

Corridor 44’s elegance makes it one of Denver’s favorite date night spots.  Here, Champagne is king with dozens of varieties from which to choose, ranging from the inexpensive and rustic to the rare and exquisite.



1414 Larimer Square, Denver • 303-893-5463 Walk downstairs to a slightly hidden spot. The Mexican cuisine is fantastic and the margs are strong.



501 16th Street, Denver • 303-595-3700 This historic Denver bar is located on the 16th Street Mall in the Historic Kittredge Building. A beautiful bar made from cherry wood and vaulted ceilings. The outdoor patio looks out onto the mall and is a great place to people watch.


Tarantula Billiards & Grill

1520 Stout Street, Downtown Denver • 720.932.6666 With a new location and new modern space this place has been rated as one of the top pool halls for the past 10 years. DJs who favor punk rock, and free pool on Mondays make this a popular place to play pool


Churchill Bar – Brown Palace Hotel

321 17th Street, Downtown Denver • 303.297.3111 Highback leather chairs, walls lined with bookshelves, and a home inside Denver’s most historic and famous hotel (the Brown Palace), Churchill defines cigar bar. Sixty varieties of cigars are available, as well as a large selection of malt and bourbon.


Pints Pub

221 West 13th Avenue, Denver • 303.534.7543 Go back in time to this traditional English brew house that boasts “good beer, good food, and good conversation.” The free-standing historic building has a cozy, authentic feel with a red phone box out front. You won’t find a larger selection of Single Malt Whiskey this side of…


British Bulldog (The)

2052 Stout Street, Denver • 303.295.7974 This authentic British Pub serves the best imported beers available in Imperial Pints (that’s a 20-ounce pint). It’s easy to find at the corner of Stout Street and Broadway. Just look for the British awning and the wooden door with the large circular window. The atmosphere is complete with…


Rock Bottom Brewery

16th & Curtis St.  Located right on the 16th St Mall this brewery has a great location and it’s patio is one of the largest and most popular in Denver. Most people have heard of Rock Bottom as a major brewery chain with over 37 breweries but their brewery in Denver was their first. They…