When in Denver, whether you’re looking to impress a date or just have a fun night out with friends, a rooftop bar is the perfect place to go. Whether you’re looking for a backdrop of the glittering city or of the stunning mountains, there are a number of great options. Try out one of the below rooftop bars to have a great night!

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Our Favorite Rooftop Bars In Denver

1. Izakaya Den

Address: 1487 S Pearl St, Denver, CO 80210

Looking for the ultimate in food, décor, and atmosphere? Izakaya Den is the perfect place for you. Along with traditional Japanese cuisine, there are a number of interesting options on the drink menu—try the Lychee Lotus, made with lychee liquor! Izakaya Den also has impressive sake options, and the sake flight ($20) is a great choice for newbies.

2. Linger

Address: 2030 W 30th Ave, Denver, CO 80211

You’ll definitely want to “linger” at this gorgeous bar offering sweeping views of the city. In addition to its impressive cocktail menu, Linger is also well-known for its cuisine—some of the options on the “Rooftop Brunch and Dinner Menu” include pork belly corn dogs and charred baby octopus salad.

3. ViewHouse

Address: 2015 N Market St, Denver, CO 80205

Catching a Colorado Rockies game at Coors Field? Stop by ViewHouse, located just down the street, afterwards for a post-game drink. ViewHouse’s location makes it very popular with Denver locals, and sports aficionados love the proximity to the action. Get here early to be sure to get a spot at the bar! Stop by on a Sunday for the popular Sunday Brunch Buffet with seafood towers, made-to-order omelets, and a waffle bar!

4. Tamayo

Address: 1400 Larimer St, Denver, CO 80202

Love Mexican food? Tamayo is the perfect spot for you! While the quieter location may not make for as much of an impressive view of the cityscape, Tamayo is perfect for sitting back and relaxing with delicious food and even better margaritas ($9-$13 each). The guacamole is also a favorite among the locals!

5. Dorchester Social Eatery

Address: 1448 Market St, Denver CO 80202

This sleek spot offers one of the city’s best views of the skyline and the mountains in the distance. Along with the option to rent one of the bar’s great private cabanas, this spot’s libations are sure to impress anyone who visits. Dorchester Social Eatery is another great choice for foodis—appetizers like the hummus with lamb are delicious choices.

6. The Tavern Downtown

Address: 1949 Market St, Denver, CO 80202

One of the best things about The Tavern Downtown is its great views—they extend in all directions! As another bar located very near to Coors Field, this is also a popular choice for sports fans to bond and talk their favorite teams. Make sure to ask to see the specials menu depending on the time of your visit—from “App”-y Hour to Tuesday Ladies Night, there’s likely to be fun at The Tavern Downtown any day of the week.

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This article was written by Kaitlyn Lannan.