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Where to Eat Pie in the Mile High This Fall

Celebrate the season with a sweet slice

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It’s officially fall in Denver (even if it often doesn’t feel like it) and that means pie season. Although there’s plenty of pumpkin pies around, Denver’s pie game extends far beyond that seasonal favorite to more unique varieties like grasshopper and bourbon pecan.

So with temperatures getting colder and the holidays on the horizon, here are 12 of Denver’s best places to grab pie, whether you desire just a slice of apple or an entire key lime pie that is ready to serve.

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Note: Restaurants on this map are listed geographically.

1. Bistro Georgette

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3200 N Pecos St
Denver, CO 80211

Along with its savory hand pies filled with beef bourguignon and wild mushroom, this casual French street food stall at Avanti Food & Beverage also sells slices of a rotating selection of dessert pies. Current options include two flavor combinations: strawberry and rhubarb, and brown butter and honey.

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The bright, industrial interior of Avanti Food & Beverage, home of Bistro Georgette and its dessert pies
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2. Wooden Spoon Cafe & Bakery

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2418 W 32nd Ave
Denver, CO 80211
(303) 999-0327
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The lengthy roster of baked goods offered at this 32nd Avenue bakery features both miniature and whole Boston Cream pies. Orders require 48 hours of advance notice.

3. Happy Bakeshop

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3434 W 32nd Ave
Denver, CO 80211
(303) 477-3556
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Apple, cherry, pumpkin, pecan, and bourbon pecan pies can be special ordered from this West Highland bakeshop (48 hours of advance notice is required here too). Happy Bakeshop also offers miniature versions of each of its pies.

4. Tupelo Honey

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1650 Wewatta St
Denver, CO 80202
(720) 274-0650
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The brown butter pecan pie topped with dark chocolate sauce makes for a perfect dessert at this Southern restaurant in the Union Station neighborhood. The other pie option is the chocolate peanut butter pie, which consists of chocolate ganache, salted pretzel crumbles, and whipped cream.

A photo of a slice of the browned butter pecan pie from Tupelo Honey on a white plate
The browned butter pecan pie at Tupelo Honey
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5. Wednesday’s Pie

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1422 Larimer St
Denver, CO 80202
(303) 893-6505
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This bright and cheerful space, which serves as the front to the subterranean Green Russell cocktail bar, sells both slices and whole pies in three varieties daily. Although the offered pies change each day, bourbon pumpkin and salted caramel pecan are often among the options during the fall.

Get your cocktail and pie on. This speakeasy is fronted by a pie shop.
Green Russell

6. Mermaids Bakery- Cupcakes, Cakes & Pies

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1543 Champa St
Denver, CO 80202
(303) 534-0956
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Whole pies in 13 different flavors can be special ordered from this downtown bakery. Options range from standards like pecan and sweet tart cherry to the Buckeye, a chocolate cream pie topped with peanut butter cups and whipped cream. Mermaids is also one of the few places in Denver that offers sweet potato pies.

7. Steuben's

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523 E 17th Ave
Denver, CO 80203
(303) 830-1001
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In Uptown and Arvada, Steuben’s fresh-baked fried apple pies are topped with vanilla ice cream, caramel sauce, and Frosted Flakes. There is also a Boston cream pie consisting of banana cake, pastry cream, and chocolate ganache.

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8. City Bakery Cafe

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726 Lincoln St
Denver, CO 80202
(303) 861-0809
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Known for baking some of the best bread in the city, City Bakery Cafe also makes stellar pies in varieties like pecan, apple, Palisade peach, and blueberry hazelnut. Like several bakeries on this list, the shop asks that pies be ordered 48 hours in advance.

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9. Sugar Bakeshop

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277 Broadway
Denver, CO 80203
(720) 458-5432
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This Broadway bakery offers a selection of several pies that changes seasonally. Current offerings for fall include chocolate bourbon pecan, dutch apple, and pumpkin. There are also two specialty pies: coconut cream and chocolate cream.

10. Devil's Food Bakery

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1004 S Gaylord St
Denver, CO 80209
(303) 777-9555
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Three classics — pecan, apple, and pumpkin — are usually available for special orders at this restaurant and bakery. For those looking for something a little different, there’s also chocolate silk.

11. The Post Brewing Co.

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2200 S Broadway
Denver, CO 80210
(720) 466-5699
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Not only is the Post Brewing Co. known for serving some of the best fried chicken in the city, but it also offers beer and pie. Every day of the week, slices are sold to guests to finish their meals on a sweet note. Pies come in a range of flavors such as apple, cherry, pecan, key lime, and pumpkin.

A photo of a berry pie with a slice cut into it from The Post Brewing Co.
A berry pie from The Post Brewing Co.
The Post Brewing Co.

12. Granny Scott's Pie Shop

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3333 S Wadsworth Blvd # C107
Lakewood, CO 80227
(303) 986-6240
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It’s unlikely that any Denver pie shop can match the selection at Granny Scott’s. The shop makes over 30 varieties of pies, which range from standards like pumpkin and cherry to more unique varieties such as Swiss chocolate mousse and grasshopper, which is made with crème de menthe liquor.

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1. Bistro Georgette

3200 N Pecos St, Denver, CO 80211
A photo of the interior of Avanti Food & Beverage showing lounge and bar seating
The bright, industrial interior of Avanti Food & Beverage, home of Bistro Georgette and its dessert pies
Nisa Sedaghat/Eater

Along with its savory hand pies filled with beef bourguignon and wild mushroom, this casual French street food stall at Avanti Food & Beverage also sells slices of a rotating selection of dessert pies. Current options include two flavor combinations: strawberry and rhubarb, and brown butter and honey.

3200 N Pecos St
Denver, CO 80211

2. Wooden Spoon Cafe & Bakery

2418 W 32nd Ave, Denver, CO 80211

The lengthy roster of baked goods offered at this 32nd Avenue bakery features both miniature and whole Boston Cream pies. Orders require 48 hours of advance notice.

2418 W 32nd Ave
Denver, CO 80211

3. Happy Bakeshop

3434 W 32nd Ave, Denver, CO 80211

Apple, cherry, pumpkin, pecan, and bourbon pecan pies can be special ordered from this West Highland bakeshop (48 hours of advance notice is required here too). Happy Bakeshop also offers miniature versions of each of its pies.

3434 W 32nd Ave
Denver, CO 80211

4. Tupelo Honey

1650 Wewatta St, Denver, CO 80202
A photo of a slice of the browned butter pecan pie from Tupelo Honey on a white plate
The browned butter pecan pie at Tupelo Honey
Tupelo Honey [Official]

The brown butter pecan pie topped with dark chocolate sauce makes for a perfect dessert at this Southern restaurant in the Union Station neighborhood. The other pie option is the chocolate peanut butter pie, which consists of chocolate ganache, salted pretzel crumbles, and whipped cream.

1650 Wewatta St
Denver, CO 80202

5. Wednesday’s Pie

1422 Larimer St, Denver, CO 80202
Get your cocktail and pie on. This speakeasy is fronted by a pie shop.
Green Russell

This bright and cheerful space, which serves as the front to the subterranean Green Russell cocktail bar, sells both slices and whole pies in three varieties daily. Although the offered pies change each day, bourbon pumpkin and salted caramel pecan are often among the options during the fall.

1422 Larimer St
Denver, CO 80202

6. Mermaids Bakery- Cupcakes, Cakes & Pies

1543 Champa St, Denver, CO 80202

Whole pies in 13 different flavors can be special ordered from this downtown bakery. Options range from standards like pecan and sweet tart cherry to the Buckeye, a chocolate cream pie topped with peanut butter cups and whipped cream. Mermaids is also one of the few places in Denver that offers sweet potato pies.

1543 Champa St
Denver, CO 80202

7. Steuben's

523 E 17th Ave, Denver, CO 80203
A photo of the exterior of Steuben’s showing the large Steuben’s sign and customers on the patio Steuben’s [Official Site]

In Uptown and Arvada, Steuben’s fresh-baked fried apple pies are topped with vanilla ice cream, caramel sauce, and Frosted Flakes. There is also a Boston cream pie consisting of banana cake, pastry cream, and chocolate ganache.

523 E 17th Ave
Denver, CO 80203

8. City Bakery Cafe

726 Lincoln St, Denver, CO 80202
City Bakery Cafe/Facebook

Known for baking some of the best bread in the city, City Bakery Cafe also makes stellar pies in varieties like pecan, apple, Palisade peach, and blueberry hazelnut. Like several bakeries on this list, the shop asks that pies be ordered 48 hours in advance.

726 Lincoln St
Denver, CO 80202

9. Sugar Bakeshop

277 Broadway, Denver, CO 80203

This Broadway bakery offers a selection of several pies that changes seasonally. Current offerings for fall include chocolate bourbon pecan, dutch apple, and pumpkin. There are also two specialty pies: coconut cream and chocolate cream.

277 Broadway
Denver, CO 80203

10. Devil's Food Bakery

1004 S Gaylord St, Denver, CO 80209

Three classics — pecan, apple, and pumpkin — are usually available for special orders at this restaurant and bakery. For those looking for something a little different, there’s also chocolate silk.

1004 S Gaylord St
Denver, CO 80209

11. The Post Brewing Co.

2200 S Broadway, Denver, CO 80210
A photo of a berry pie with a slice cut into it from The Post Brewing Co.
A berry pie from The Post Brewing Co.
The Post Brewing Co.

Not only is the Post Brewing Co. known for serving some of the best fried chicken in the city, but it also offers beer and pie. Every day of the week, slices are sold to guests to finish their meals on a sweet note. Pies come in a range of flavors such as apple, cherry, pecan, key lime, and pumpkin.

2200 S Broadway
Denver, CO 80210

12. Granny Scott's Pie Shop

3333 S Wadsworth Blvd # C107, Lakewood, CO 80227
Granny Scott’s Pie Shop/Facebook

It’s unlikely that any Denver pie shop can match the selection at Granny Scott’s. The shop makes over 30 varieties of pies, which range from standards like pumpkin and cherry to more unique varieties such as Swiss chocolate mousse and grasshopper, which is made with crème de menthe liquor.

3333 S Wadsworth Blvd # C107
Lakewood, CO 80227

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