Denver’s 10 (okay, 11) Best Dive Bars (In Alphabetical Order)
By far the best reason to get wrecked – and subsequently stranded – in Golden.
Carioca Café (Bar Bar)
Just because you don’t want to touch any of its surfaces doesn ‘t mean you shouldn’t puke or pass out all over ’em. At dawn. For next to nothing.
From the prime rib to the price of a PBR, you can trust everything about Jerry Feld’s 404. Except its longevity. Now for a limited time…
Candlelight Tavern/Kentucky Inn
Same owners, similar vibes—everything you could ask for within a safe stumble along Pearl Street.
Nightly jazz with no cover, tasty Mexican food and the cheapest drinks in Lower Downtown.
No tabs, no credit cards, no problems – good people and good times galore.
Tried and true, through and through: Welcome home.
Four hundred square feet of cramped camaraderie never seemed so appealing.
A whole-body condom couldn’t protect you from this cross section of Colfax characters, but cut-rate cocktails and bargain-basement beer prices will surely help with the pain.
A family friendly hangout and blue-collar barroom for all walks.