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Appaloosa Grill

#35 of 2,478 Restaurants in Denver}
$$ - $$$American, ,
535 16th St, Denver, CO 80202-4235
+1 720-932-1700
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good45%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“bison chili” (17 reviews)
“pot roast” (13 reviews)
“turkey sandwich” (10 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
535 16th St, Denver, CO 80202-4235
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1 - 10 of 534 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Last minute choice after getting in from a long flight. Clearly busy which is always a good sign. Were seated quickly and service was great. Pan fried chicken and lobster roll mains both very tasty. Recommended.

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had dinner at this place, the hamburger was really delicious and the french fries were delicious as well, the place is very clean and is family oriented I highly recommend it

Thank bryanmantezoni
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have a dinner around midnight. The burger was pretty good. The Fries had a little bit to much pepper. The service was pretty fast and the waitress was nice too. The drink i had a cosmo which didn't look like a cosmo.

Thank Claire M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

a far west style grill with good American food and live music. personnel is in general kind and helpful. I was not able to order my preferred food because by mistake they gave me the lunch menù, less rich than the dinner one. however the...More

Thank Vincenzo A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beer stop at the bar seating was good choice. Good selection of beers, menu was varied and staff were attentive.

Thank Nigel C
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Very informal atmosphere but can come business style. Food was very good. Hamburgers were excellent. Staff was friendly and efficient Within walking distance of Convention center. Had a good time there. Go for a really good meal and great conversation..

Thank fritz_nelius59
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Fabulous atmosphere, fabulous food, live music, local beers - I mean does it get much better than that! I had the bison ravioli to eat and a raspberry sour to drink, and we shared the goat cheese dip appetizer! Very very highly recommend!

1  Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed 9 November 2017

The atmosphere is rough. Seemed like a run down, college hang out. We sat around the corner from the door, and the cold wind coming in was sharp. So I wouldn't rate the atmosphere as great. The food however is on another plane. The appetizers...More

Thank Alan J
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Food good, salads very fresh. Has locally sourced ingredients on menu. Jack was our waiter very helpful. Has entertainment on weekends.

Thank el4321
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

I was not so impressed by the food or service. There are so many great restaurants here in Denver. This place really needs to step it up a bit more.

Thank Bmanos777
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 535 16th St, Denver, CO 80202-4235
    (16th St. Mall @ Welton)
  • Public Transportation: Appaloosa Grill is located one block from Northbound Light Rail Station and two blocks from Southbound Light Rail Station. The Grill's front door is located at a "free mall ride shuttle stop" as well. The "Mall Ride" shuttle runs the length of downtown Denver from Union Station to the Capitol.
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Denver>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 720-932-1700
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Established in 2001, the employee owned Appaloosa Grill is a refreshingly unique choice among eateries that line the 16th St. Mall. The diverse all day menu features 100% natural meats as well as a variety of vegetarian choices.
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