Highlands Category

The Highlands in Denver, which is one of the hottest neighborhoods in the metro area, is also home to some of the coolest bars in Denver. Loosely defined as Zuni Street to Federal Boulevard, 29th Avenue to 38th Avenue, the Highlands is known for its diversity, Victorian houses, gourmet stores, boutiques, eateries, and bars. Highlands Square at 32nd and Lowell is the center of it all.

Three Dogs Tavern

3390 W 32nd Ave, Denver, CO 80211  •  (720) 854-1277 Three Dogs Tavern is a neighborhood sports bar with a full menu and daily specials. There’s a classic feel, with pressed-tin ceilings and original hardwood floors. Known to be a hangout of the Minnesota Alumni, if you are looking to watch the Gophers this is…


Patrick Carroll’s Irish Pub

3963 Tennyson Street, Denver

Right in the heart of the Highlands neighborhood is situated Patrick Carroll’s Irish Pub, named after a blacksmith from Boston who lived in the 1800s and is distantly related to one of the owners of this modern-day bar.


Ziggie’s Saloon

4923 W 38th Avenue, Denver • 303.455.9930 Tired of the LoDo bar scene? Ziggie’s is an intriguing dive bar that offers live blues nearly every night and cheap beer that attracts a working-class crowd. On Sundays, the stage is open for sit-ins.