Few things are better than enjoying the local craft beer scene in Denver. There are so many restaurants and bars to choose from, though, that finding somewhere you’ll love can be tough. If you’re looking for some new places to hit up, try some of our favorite beer spots.

Great Divide’s RiNo Barrel Bar

Great Divide is one of the most popular local breweries in the Denver. And though they have several taprooms throughout the city, nothing beats their RiNo Barrel Bar. The location serves the full like of Great Divide brews, but also features tons of seasonal releases and barrel-aged brews to delight even the pickiest beer snob.

Falling Rock Tap House

Falling Rock Tap House is well known for supplying diners with great craft beers brewed across Colorado while also serving up some of the best American-style pub food in Denver. Their taps rotate regularly but they have brews and styles to suit any preferences. Even better, their staff knows their stuff. If you don’t know what to order, they’ll be able to recommend something you’ll love.


Freshcraft is a true beer bar. They have taps from the best local breweries including Denver Beer Co., Great Divide, Upslope, and Funkwerks. Grab a fresh amber or indulge your senses with a delicious sour. And if you’re with some of those strange people that don’t like beer, their full line of cocktails will keep everyone happy.

Denver ChopHouse & Brewery

Denver ChopHouse & Brewery is one of the few restaurants in Denver that produces their own craft beer in-house. It’s the perfect blend of fine dining and craft beer brewery where you’ll enjoy some of the best ales in the Mile High City.

Woods Boss Brewing Company

Woods Boss Brewing Company produces some of the top small-batch craft beers in Colorado. They change their taps often so you’ll never have to worry about getting bored with their selection. And, you can even order crowlers of many of their top brews to go.

You Can’t Go Wrong, but You Can Go to Sam’s

Of course, we like to think our humble diner is the best place to grab your favorite craft beers. If you’re looking to satisfy your taste for great local craft beer in Denver but still want to get your green chili fix, stop by your favorite location today. We’ll hook you up with a delicious meal and a thirst-quenching craft brew.