These are the 5 best restaurant patios in downtown Denver

Posted at 6:07 PM, Jun 01, 2017
and last updated 2017-06-01 20:07:56-04

DENVER – We’re fast approaching summer season and that means a lot of people are going out to eat at many of Denver’s patios scattered throughout the city.

Downtown Denver has it fair share of eateries, and these are the Top 5 favorite spots you should consider trying out, as recommended by the Downtown Denver Partnership:

1. Stella’s on 16th  – 1150 Wewatta Street

“Stella’s on 16th showcases an impressive variety of every day culinary essentials. Enjoy breakfast, lunch, or dinner on the most expansive patio downtown,” the restaurant website states.

Yelp rating: 3.5 out of 5 stars

2. Burnt Barrel – 1201 16th Street, Suite 120

“Burnt Barrel Colorado Spirits & Sports is a unique, locally-owned sports bar concept celebrating Colorado’s culture and active lifestyle through local spirits, sports, crafts, and cuisine,” says the restaurant’s website.  

Yelp rating: 3 out of 5 stars

3. Rialto Café – 934 16th Street

“Rialto Café is a downtown Denver icon best known for its inviting atmosphere, American Fare and commitment to service, reflecting Denver’s Mile High hospitality,” according to the restaurant’s website.

Yelp rating: 3 out of 5 stars

4. Otra Vez Cantina – 610 16th Street

“We are a hith-energy Mexican bar/restaurant in the heart of Downtown Denver on the 16th St. Mall. Our menu is a creative take on Mexican fare with South American influences,” the restaurant’s website states, adding they also feature over 200 tequilas and mezcals as well as cocktails.

Yelp rating: 4 out of 5 stars

5. Marlowe’s – 501 16th Street

People rave about brunch hour at Marlowe’s and the service is apparently to die for.

The best thing people love about this place? If you check in on Yelp, you get a glass of sangria for $2.

Yelp rating: 3.5 out of 5 stars


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