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909 17th St, Denver, CO 80202-2701
+1 303-296-3525
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (57 reviews)
“pasta” (132 reviews)
“brussel sprouts” (95 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Italian, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
909 17th St, Denver, CO 80202-2701
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Panzano
1. Fabulous Gluten Free Food
"They Made gluten free pasta and bread from scratch."
Denyse J
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2. Excellent for Brunch
"bottomless mimosas and the benedict is heaven"
Jessica T
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3. Outstanding Food & Service
"Fresh bread, fresh ingredients and spectacular service"
Kathryn B
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Reviewed yesterday

We were in town with the kids for 3 days. We went to Panzanos due to its proximity to the hotel. Good pasta, Gluten free menu, Good wine, and good food selections for kids. Very good overall!

Thank Marc H
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

In town on business and decided to try Panzano. Right away I noticed what a pleasant atmosphere they have and how Popular the restaurant is. I chose To sit at the Chefs counter and loved watching all the food preparation. I was greeted immediately and...More

Thank Irisheyes72
Katie D, Manager at Panzano, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2018

Thanks for taking the time to write such a great review! We love when our guests dine at the Chefs counter, we feel its the best dinner and a show that money can buy!

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had the Olive Marinate, Bruschetta, Fried Calamari and Margherita Pizza. All very good. Service was very good.

Thank Jeff C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a party of 10 on Friday night... we were seated right at our reservation time and had wonderful, attentive service. The food was fantastic and we got some good recommendations in terms of sharable apps and dinners. So everyone got some variety and...More

Thank Drew M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really cool spot I came across by accident. I found the service to be very good. The hotel where this is housed is super cool as well.

Thank Brandon S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I had a Saturday night dinner here when visiting Denver for the weekend and thought it was a really solid Italian meal. While it seems like an old school place, the food was really more creative and flavorful than just old school...More

Thank blackska
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Of the four of us, only one thought they had a great meal. Two were okay and one did not like his dish Service was slow and inattentive Too bad we weren’t thrilled because at these prices we should be.

Thank Richard B
Katie D, Manager at Panzano, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are sorry to hear that your experience at Panzano was not up to our standards. We appreciate your feed back and will discuss with our culinary and front of the house teams.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is my favorite Italian restaurant in Denver! The cocktails are delicious and they have barrel aged beverages that are amazing! The food is delicious and they even have a table where you can watch the chefs prepare the meals! Fresh bread, fresh ingredients and...More

Thank Kathryn B
Katie D, Manager at Panzano, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the great review. The Chefs counter is one of the best places to experience Panzano. Come back and see us soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our server, Andres (not sure if I have correct spelling) greeted us with so much enthusiasm—set the tone for a wonderful brunch meal. I was happy to find the option of gluten free bread, house made focaccia (delicious) & blueberry muffins.

Thank curlyaggie
Katie D, Manager at Panzano, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the great review. We love Andreas and will let him know you enjoyed his service! Come back and see us soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Loved sitting at the chef’s table while dining alone. Highly recommend sitting there if you like to cook. Chefs/cooks are energetic and friendly even in the sweltering heat of the kitchen. Managers introduced themselves and were helpful. I enjoyed chatting with my waiter - knowledgeable...More

Thank Linda L
Dan A, Manager at Panzano, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Linda, We are glad you discovered the Chef's Counter. We think it's the best seat in the house. Thank you for the 5 stars!

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Questions & Answers
5 January 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Matthew S | Property representative |
We will have both our regular menu and a tasting menu for Valentine's Day. Please let us know if there is anything else we can do for you.
26 January 2016|
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Response from Scott C | Reviewed this property |
Yes they can
John K
6 September 2015|
Response from Matthew S | Property representative |
We are an upscale restaurant but don't have a dress code. Please wear whatever you feel comfortable wearing out for a nice dinner.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$40
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 909 17th St, Denver, CO 80202-2701
    (Champa St.)
  • Public Transportation: We are located just 3 blocks from the RTD Light Rail lines D, H and F
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Denver>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 303-296-3525
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