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The Kitchen

1530 16th St, Denver, CO 80202-1464
+1 303-623-3127
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tomato soup” (22 reviews)
“mussels” (39 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM Hours
CUISINES
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Value
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LOCATION
1530 16th St, Denver, CO 80202-1464
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had lunch at The Kitchen. Our salmon salad was nice, but not special. The wine we had chosen was good. Service was very good, friendly and efficient. Prices are on the high side for the quality, but that is probably because of the prime...More

Thank Jan-Tiny
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here for dinner after it being recommended. Took 45 minutes for the starters to arrive. King crab and the ricotta tart. Not worth the wait. Not remotely fresh, insipid and tasteless. Main course of Halibut was however delicious. Seemed as though it came from...More

Thank MidAtlanticMan
Neill B, General Manager at The Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

So sorry to hear about your dining experience with us, especially regarding the wait and food. I apologize that the food did not meet your expectation and took more than acceptable to get to your table. Thank you for taking the time to write this...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was our 2nd visit (we were here 6 years ago). We were excited to return. Sadly, the service was OK. We each had a cocktail and would have liked to order a glass of wine when our dinner came, but our waitress disappeared until...More

Thank Jane D
Neill B, General Manager at The Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Jane thank you for taking the time to write a review about us. I am sorry to hear that this visit did not match up to the last one especially where service is concerned. I will make sure to share with the staff so we...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My grown daughter and I stopped in Denver for lunch on our way across the USA. We sat outside since it was a warm, sunny summer day. I got the falafel plater, which was excellent and my daughter got the salmon salad. She forgot to...More

Thank Mark D
Neill B, General Manager at The Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Mark thank you for stopping in our restaurant on the way across the USA. I also appreciate your kind words on the falafel and service. I hope next time you are in Denver you will stop on by. Best on the trip and hope to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We dropped in because we couldn't find the restaurant we were looking for, with a very happy result. Good service. The menu is simple, which I like. Shorter menus mean better quality in my book. I had the Flatbread, but it was more like a...More

Thank bixatthebeach
Neill B, General Manager at The Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for dropping in after not being able to find the restaurant you were really looking. We really appreciate that you liked the simple menu, "falafel taco", fries and good service. We hope you get a chance to come back in soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was casually perusing restaurants in downtown Denver and this place caught my eye. I had a NY strip steak and vegetables with a custom summer cocktail and the entire meal was delicious. My steak was cooked perfectly and so were the vegetables and steak...More

Thank strongforu
Neill B, General Manager at The Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

I am so glad that our restaurant caught your eye. Thank you for taking the time to write a review about The Kitchen Denver on TripAdvisor. I will make sure to share your kind words about the perfectly cooked steak and the helpful suggestions by...More

Reviewed 10 July 2018

We enjoyed the kitchen, the rooftop bar was fun, we met a group who were having a work party. They were so nice. It was relaxing. I was glad to a place with a little older crowd. We felt like we fit in better then...More

Thank bookbuy_7
Neill B, General Manager at The Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2018

Thank you so much for stopping by for a quick drink as well as taking the time to write a review about us on Trip Advisor. I hope too see you back in soon for another drink or maybe even some tasty food.

Reviewed 5 July 2018

Great spot for a few quick bites and a couple of cocktails or select Beer. The Ham & Goat Gouda Gougères, are awesome like a cheese crousant but better. We shared a Salad and Mussels as well. Service was friendly and very helpfull, it might...More

Thank Dean L
Neill B, General Manager at The Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2018

Dean thank you for taking the time to write a review about us on TripAdvisor. I love the gougeres as well, what a great way to describe them. We may have to borrow that the next time we explain them to our guests. I will...More

Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

On an extremely hot afternoon my daughters and I stopped in for a cool libation and a small plate. We found seats at the bar and were tended to by a delightful young lady, who not only efficiently managed our orders, but she also took...More

Thank leemdeyo
Neill B, General Manager at The Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to write such kind, thoughtful words about your rose and locally sourced small plates. I will share your review with the bartender. Thank you again and I hope to see you all back in soon. Cheers, Neill...More

Reviewed 28 June 2018

Took some friends here from out of town and they loved it! The drinks are unique and yummy, the food is unlike anything you've ever experienced. You really can't get reservations during the work week since this place seems to be booked for business client/vendor...More

Thank HotGamerGrrl
Neill B, General Manager at The Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2018

Thank you so much for leaving the glowing review on TripAdvisor. I hope to see you back in soon. We always leave some tables available for walk-ins.

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Bonnie C
23 February 2016|
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Response from KennethFreeman | Property representative |
Bonnie, it's a matter of perspective. If you're looking for a restaurant that is quiet in ambience, I might steer elsewhere. However, if you like to have a quiet conversation in a bustling atmosphere, then we're the place... More
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BZteri
19 December 2015|
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Response from KennethFreeman | Property representative |
BZteri, You bet! Our bartenders are some of the best in town! Enjoy. Best, Ken
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Response from Betsy B | Reviewed this property |
know you can eat at bar not sure of menu j=
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$18 - US$50
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1530 16th St, Denver, CO 80202-1464
    (Wazee)
  • Public Transportation: We are half a block from the lower downtown RTD station.
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Denver
  • Phone Number: +1 303-623-3127
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