While popular out-of-state chains have begun to make their mark on the local landscape — see Shake Shack, Slater’s 50/50, Kuma’s Corner, and the upcoming In-N-Out — Denver wasn’t called a cowtown for nothing all those years: It’s got plenty of homegrown options for bang-up burgers. Some have been around for generations, like My Brother’s Bar and Cherry Cricket; others, like Park Burger, Tap and Burger, and Chop Shop, have established themselves as fixtures in multiple neighborhoods over the past decade or so. But newcomers keep coming, even in the COVID-19 era; this map includes more than a few worth a shout-out.
A number of Denver restaurants are open for dine-in service. However, this should not be taken as endorsement for dining in, as there are still safety concerns: for updated information on coronavirus cases in your area, please visit the Colorado Department of Public Health website. Studies indicate that there is a lower exposure risk when outdoors, but the level of risk involved with patio dining is contingent on restaurants following strict social distancing and other safety guidelines.Read More