Denver might not have the most late night food spots, but there are still a great assortment of options for when you and your friends need a night cap. From greasy diner food to elevated takes on diner food, we’ve got you covered for those late night, after drinks or after work cravings.
1. Pony Up
If you’re looking for a great spot in LoDo for French Dips and Crispy Potatoes topped with melty cheese, then you’ll want to head over to Pony Up. The bar is a non-pretentious, hospitable spot that offers crafted drinks, great food, and a cozy environment. They’re open until 2am on Friday and Saturday, so you can order one of their amazing French Dips like their Chicago Style Italian Beef or their seasonal Thanksgiving Turkey Dip with sage, stuffing, cranberry mayo, and sausage gravy deep.
Where: 1808 Blake St, Denver, CO 80202
Cart Driver is open until midnight with a fantastic menu full of fancy cocktails and elevated gastropub dishes, like their charcuterie board, artisan pizzas like their White Pizza with mozzarella, olive, lemon, and basil, or their Cart-Driver with sausage, kale, and chili flakes.
Where: 2500 Larimer St #100, Denver, CO 80205
Lucky for you, a night out with friends doesn’t have to end at 2am. Head to Great Scott’s for an all-night marathon since this diner is open 24 hours. Breakfast for dinner is never a bad choice, and you can choose between delicious plates like the spicy Jalapeño bacon and eggs, sweet Strawberry Cake French Toast, or a delicious take on Mexican breakfasts, like the Chili Relleno breakfast and the Huevos Rancheros.
Where: 1295 Cortez St, Denver, CO 80221
Pete’s Kitchen is a long line of local Denver restaurants. Party on Colfax then end the evening with some greasy, huge plates. What’s even better is that they’re open 24 hours on the weekends.
Where: 1962 E Colfax Ave, Denver, CO 80206
This whisky bar and restaurant is your new one-stop shop for a night out, complete with drinks and food. Enjoy over 90 whiskeys, 30 beers on tap, and handcrafted cocktails. Plus, there’s a full bar menu complete with appetizers, sandwiches and burgers, and more. W.T.F is open until midnight on the weekdays and 1am on weekends.
Where: 2907 Huron St, Denver, CO 80202
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