Oskar Blues opening LoDo restaurant, music venue

Posted: 11:22 PM, May 17, 2016
Updated: 2016-05-18 01:22:53-04
Oskar Blues opening LoDo restaurant, music venue

Oskar Blues' push into Denver isn't stopping with the opening of Hotbox Roasters and Chuburger in the trendy River North district.

The pioneer of canned craft beer plans to open a restaurant and music venue in LoDo.

Oskar Blues Fooderies, the restaurant arm of the Longmont-based craft brewer, inked a deal to fill 11,000 square feet at 1624 Market St., a two-level space that previously had Croc's Mexican Grill above the still-operating Pat's Philly Cheesesteaks.

Oskar Blues is targeting a summer 2017 opening.

Pat's is expected to close, the property owner and Oskar Blues officials said. The restaurant's owner could not be reached for comment.

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