8 restaurants, bars and breweries to try

Pairing a journey to the new Meow Wolf Denver with a nearby drink or meal isn’t as straightforward as you’d consider, perhaps mainly because food stuff is not the to start with edible you might take into consideration in advance of having a journey here. But at some level along (or prior to or just after) the hrs-long Convergence Station adventure, you will have to have a refreshment. So listed here are 8 possibilities for eating and consuming — snacks, a sit-down meal, beers, mocktails and extra — all found around the Sun Valley community. None of them is extra than a 5- to 10-moment push away.

Raíces Brewing

Your closest food and beverage selection — at just a 5-minute wander — is Raíces, a brewery that reveals its very pleased Latino roots by hosting community foodstuff vehicles and cultural neighborhood occasions. Go for refreshing ales, lagers and saisons ahead of or following Meow Wolf. Discover a patio seat by the river to take it easy.

2060 W. Colfax Ave.,

Raíces Brewing Company Jan. 31, 2020. ...

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Raíces Brewing Enterprise on Jan. 31, 2020.

Odd Craft Beer Organization

This award-successful brewery is also conveniently located considerably less than 50 percent a mile from Meow Wolf Denver. Go for the biergarten and brews like the 2021 GABF silver-medaled Silverbrick Norwegian Farmhouse.

1330 Zuni St.,

Domo Japanese State Food stuff Restaurant

Domo is a 25-12 months Denver establishment with a tranquil yard in which to unwind soon after Meow Wolf and contemplate daily life. The very long-standing Japanese foods restaurant also liked a surge of achievements over the summer season when a TikTok online video of it went viral. You’ll discover Domo a mile from Convergence Station, in Lincoln Park.

1365 Osage St.,

In this March 21, 2014 photo, ...

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In this March 21, 2014 photograph, a classic Japanese food sits on a tray just after remaining served to a customer at Domo, in Denver.

Buckhorn Trade

Denver’s latest vacationer attraction, satisfy Denver’s oldest cafe, which dates again to 1893. These days the Buckhorn Exchange is recognized as an compulsory (if as soon as-in-a-life time) place for taxidermy on the wall and Rocky Mountain Oysters on the plate (which are not oysters at all, for the uninitiated out there).

1000 Osage St.,

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Rocky Mountain Oysters at the Buckhorn Trade. (Supplied by the Buckhorn Trade)

El Noa Noa

The patio at El Noa Noa will be a wonderful little oasis soon after Meow Wolf, and you will want to consider the opportunity though going to this section of Denver to examine out a 30-in addition-year Mexican place in Denver’s Artwork District on Santa Fe, which is just around 2 miles and a 5-moment drive absent.

722 Santa Fe Travel,


Not partaking in any legal substances though viewing Meow Wolf? You might also want to attempt out Awake, Denver’s initial sober bar. The Jefferson Park spot is about 5  minutes away by vehicle and features a comprehensive espresso and mocktail bar, even though also offering bottles of numerous of the very best non-alcoholic spirits nowadays.

2240 Clay St.,

The Little Man Ice Cream Factory ...

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Some ice product cones and sprinkles at Tiny Guy Ice Product Manufacturing facility on July 3, 2019, in Denver.

Minimal Gentleman Ice Product Manufacturing facility

I’m not guaranteed if young ones — or older people, for that subject — can handle a day at Meow Wolf adopted by a trip to Denver’s individual Wonka factory. But for everyone brave plenty of to take on equally, Minimal Man’s West Colfax creation facility is a sugar-fueled gem.

4411 W. Colfax Ave.,


Eventually, Convergence Station does have its individual foodstuff counter inside of, total with a minor patio for outdoor dining and contemporary, publish-show air. And Meow Wolf is doing the job with 13 regional food stuff and consume distributors to inventory the shelves of HELLOFOOD with craft beers and to-go lunch bowls. Just never count on something like a food stuff courtroom when you go.

1338 1st St., a look at/denver

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