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Top Bars For Groups In Denver

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Denver offers a wide array of options for friends and families to celebrate, toast and gather across the city. With the summer heating up, it is the season to be out, whether that is on a rooftop terrace enjoying the warmth of sunset or an evening on the town with friends. From vodka to beer and active entertainment venues to spacious and elegant patios, there is something for everyone.

Punch Bowl Social
65 Broadway
Denver, CO 80203
(303) 765-2695

This 24,000-square-foot bar, gastro-pub, bowling alley extraordinaire has quickly become one of Denver's most buzzed about destinations. Its ability to accommodate large groups on a daily basis includes "eight bowling lanes, billiards, ping pong and multiple platforms for enjoying such games as marbles and 'rock-scissor-paper,' shuffleboard and darts." It couples "classic entertainment with custom culinary arts in a Victorian-style warehouse" for a combination that is unparalleled in the Mile High City. One of the featured specials for larger groups this summer offers you complimentary chef's choice light hors d'oeuvres when you bring 10-20 people in and purchase two hours of bowling on two lanes.

Red Square Euro Bistro
1512 Larimer St., Unit R38
Denver, CO 80202
(303) 595-8600

Red Square Euro Bistro is one of the gems tucked in the crown of Writer's Square in downtown Denver. Offering its own signature infused vodkas along with many international and domestic beer options, this bar caters to the adventurous palate. With a spacious bar area and an additional outdoor patio area, it can easily accommodate larger parties year round. In celebration of its 10-year anniversary, it recently underwent renovation and remodeling, re-opening its doors in June of 2013. Red Square continues to offer a uniquely exclusive Denver bar and drinking experience.

The Ginn Mill
2041 Larimer St.
Denver, CO 80205
(303) 295-0706

Whether you are looking for a low-key spot to get your pre/post game on or just a casual vibe to meet with friends for a drink, The Ginn Mill is ideal. Located on Larimer Street, within walking distance of Coors field, it provides a wide array of daily specials that include $2 'You Call-Its' during happy hour and two for one on wells and drafts all day Sunday. This local watering hole is known for much more than just the Ginn it has branded into its name. It has become a Ballpark neighborhood hot spot that can easily host large groups. The barn holds about 100 people and the Boathouse will hold about 60 comfortably. And with a policy of not charging people twice, The Ginn Mill requires no minimum order or reservation fee on any room it offers. Its warm and inviting ambiance from the staff to the open air patio make it easy to relax and celebrate.

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Second Home Kitchen + Bar
150 Clayton Lane
Denver, CO 80206
(303) 253-3000‎

Located in the heart of Cherry Creek North, Second Home Kitchen + Bar is the perfect summer destination for your group festivities. Its elegant patio is open for breakfast, lunch, dinner and late-night dining or drinking. With a 15-foot fire pit to keep you cozy during cooler outings, it also has an array of bench seating and tables to settle your party in comfortably. Its menu boasts exquisite signature cocktails and gourmet cuisine to cater to the diverse tastes in your group. During the winter months, you can also reserve the back room lounge which seats approximately 20 people.

1520 20th St.
Denver, CO 80202
(303) 298-7625

With a sprawling rooftop terrace and two floors of indoor bar and restaurant space, Jackson's is one of the leading venues in Denver for large parties to convene. Whether you need a spot to watch the big game or just enjoy a low-key gathering of friends, Jackson's can cater to your party. Conveniently located close to Coors Field in Lodo, there is ample parking and various entertainment options close by. A variety of food and drink specials are offered daily along with a diverse lineup of entertainment monthly.

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Marian is a freelance writer with a passion for music, entertainment and nightlife. She writes regularly on assignment for as their Pop Music Journalist. You can view her page here.
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