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These Denver Restaurants Are Open On Christmas Day

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After all of the holiday mayhem, the best plan on Christmas evening might just be to wind down with a cocktail or a meal on the town. A few of Denver's restaurants are open, and some are even offering special menus. Here are eleven places to eat and imbibe on Christmas day.


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Note: Restaurants on this map are listed geographically.

1. Elway's

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1881 Curtis St
Denver, CO 80202
(303) 312-3107
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Elway's is offering a Christmas Day pre fixe dinner from noon to 8 p.m., in addition to the regular menu. The cost is $75 per person, and $35 for children. Call for reservations now.

2. The Corner Office Restaurant

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1401 Curtis St
Denver, CO 80202
(303) 825-6500
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The Corner Office is serving a special Chinese-inspired menu on Christmas day from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

3. Randolph's Restaurant And Bar

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1776 Grant St
Denver, CO 80203
(303) 318-7272
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Randolph's will have a holiday brunch spread and three-course dinner on Christmas day. Santa and his reindeer will be present for the brunch; pricing for adults is $38, Seniors $30, Youth 13-17 $22, Children 5-12 $15, 4 and under are free. Festivities start at 11 a.m. and run to 3 p.m. Christmas dinner will be served a la carte, with dishes that range from oysters rockefeller on the half shell to dijon-herb crusted rack of lamb.

4. Appaloosa Grill

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535 16th St
Denver, CO 80202
(720) 932-1700
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The regular menu at Appaloosa will be available on Christmas day, as well as a $22 prime rib dinner. Appaloosa is open from 5 p.m. to 2 a.m. on Christmas, with live music starting at 10 p.m.

5. Parallel Seventeen

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1600 E 17th Ave
Denver, CO 80218
(303) 399-0988
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Parallel Seventeen will be open on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. Guests can order the $55 four-course holiday tasting menu with an additional $20 for pairings. Among the dishes, celery root and parsnip bisque served with apple saigon cinnamon beignets. The restaurant will also provide an a là carte selection from its regular menu.

6. EDGE Restaurant And Bar At Four Seasons Hotel Denver

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1111 14th St
Denver, CO 80202
(303) 389-3000
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Enjoy Christmas Day at EDGE with a festive three-course Christmas lunch and dinner. The cost is $65 for adults and $25 for children 12 and younger. View the menu on the EDGE website, and make reservations by calling 303.389.3050.

7. Atomic Cowboy

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3237 E Colfax Ave
Denver, CO 80206
(303) 377-7900
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Both locations of Atomic Cowboy (Colfax and South Broadway) will be open at 2 p.m. on Christmas day serving regular menus.

8. Fat Sully's Pizza

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3237 E Colfax Ave
Denver, CO 80206
(303) 333-4440
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Both locations of Fat Sully's (on Colfax and on Broadway) are also open on Christmas day at 2 p.m. serving regular slices.

9. Second Home Kitchen + Bar

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150 Clayton Ln
Denver, CO 80206
(303) 253-3000
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On Christmas Day, Second Home will present its classic pajama brunch including bottomless mimosas, a Bloody Mary bar, a spiked hot chocolate bar, and holiday themed treats and crafts for kids. Brunch is served from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. and the restaurant will re-open for a special Christmas dinner beginning at 4 p.m.

10. Kachina Southwestern Grill

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10600 Westminster Blvd
Westminster, CO 80020
(303) 410-5813
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Kachina is featuring a four-course $40 family style Pioneer Christmas Dinner with red turkey tamales with tomatillo and green chile sauce and bison empanadas with a chipotle honey agave, capers, and raisins. Larger plates include traditional pork posole; herb-crusted bison prime rib and hickory smoked ham. Full a la carte menu is available upon request. Christmas day breakfast begins at 7 a.m and dinner goes from 11:30 a.m. to 9 p.m.

11. Chinook Tavern

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6380 S Fiddler's Green Cir
Greenwood Village, CO 80111
(720) 266-6000
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This DTC restaurant is rolling out a Christmas dinner menu that includes fried brie, mussels, rotisserie duck, and butternut squash ravioli. Dinner goes from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m., and reservations are recommended.

1. Elway's

1881 Curtis St, Denver, CO 80202
Elway's is offering a Christmas Day pre fixe dinner from noon to 8 p.m., in addition to the regular menu. The cost is $75 per person, and $35 for children. Call for reservations now.
1881 Curtis St
Denver, CO 80202

2. The Corner Office Restaurant

1401 Curtis St, Denver, CO 80202
The Corner Office is serving a special Chinese-inspired menu on Christmas day from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
1401 Curtis St
Denver, CO 80202

3. Randolph's Restaurant And Bar

1776 Grant St, Denver, CO 80203
Randolph's will have a holiday brunch spread and three-course dinner on Christmas day. Santa and his reindeer will be present for the brunch; pricing for adults is $38, Seniors $30, Youth 13-17 $22, Children 5-12 $15, 4 and under are free. Festivities start at 11 a.m. and run to 3 p.m. Christmas dinner will be served a la carte, with dishes that range from oysters rockefeller on the half shell to dijon-herb crusted rack of lamb.
1776 Grant St
Denver, CO 80203

4. Appaloosa Grill

535 16th St, Denver, CO 80202
The regular menu at Appaloosa will be available on Christmas day, as well as a $22 prime rib dinner. Appaloosa is open from 5 p.m. to 2 a.m. on Christmas, with live music starting at 10 p.m.
535 16th St
Denver, CO 80202

5. Parallel Seventeen

1600 E 17th Ave, Denver, CO 80218
Parallel Seventeen will be open on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. Guests can order the $55 four-course holiday tasting menu with an additional $20 for pairings. Among the dishes, celery root and parsnip bisque served with apple saigon cinnamon beignets. The restaurant will also provide an a là carte selection from its regular menu.
1600 E 17th Ave
Denver, CO 80218

6. EDGE Restaurant And Bar At Four Seasons Hotel Denver

1111 14th St, Denver, CO 80202
Enjoy Christmas Day at EDGE with a festive three-course Christmas lunch and dinner. The cost is $65 for adults and $25 for children 12 and younger. View the menu on the EDGE website, and make reservations by calling 303.389.3050.
1111 14th St
Denver, CO 80202

7. Atomic Cowboy

3237 E Colfax Ave, Denver, CO 80206
Both locations of Atomic Cowboy (Colfax and South Broadway) will be open at 2 p.m. on Christmas day serving regular menus.
3237 E Colfax Ave
Denver, CO 80206

8. Fat Sully's Pizza

3237 E Colfax Ave, Denver, CO 80206
Both locations of Fat Sully's (on Colfax and on Broadway) are also open on Christmas day at 2 p.m. serving regular slices.
3237 E Colfax Ave
Denver, CO 80206

9. Second Home Kitchen + Bar

150 Clayton Ln, Denver, CO 80206
On Christmas Day, Second Home will present its classic pajama brunch including bottomless mimosas, a Bloody Mary bar, a spiked hot chocolate bar, and holiday themed treats and crafts for kids. Brunch is served from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. and the restaurant will re-open for a special Christmas dinner beginning at 4 p.m.
150 Clayton Ln
Denver, CO 80206

10. Kachina Southwestern Grill

10600 Westminster Blvd, Westminster, CO 80020
Kachina is featuring a four-course $40 family style Pioneer Christmas Dinner with red turkey tamales with tomatillo and green chile sauce and bison empanadas with a chipotle honey agave, capers, and raisins. Larger plates include traditional pork posole; herb-crusted bison prime rib and hickory smoked ham. Full a la carte menu is available upon request. Christmas day breakfast begins at 7 a.m and dinner goes from 11:30 a.m. to 9 p.m.
10600 Westminster Blvd
Westminster, CO 80020

11. Chinook Tavern

6380 S Fiddler's Green Cir, Greenwood Village, CO 80111
This DTC restaurant is rolling out a Christmas dinner menu that includes fried brie, mussels, rotisserie duck, and butternut squash ravioli. Dinner goes from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m., and reservations are recommended.
6380 S Fiddler's Green Cir
Greenwood Village, CO 80111

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