Believe it or not, we only have a few months left before 2022. So, you might be wondering where to go in Denver for New Year’s Eve. If you want to experience the best New Year’s Party in Denver, then don’t miss Resolution 2021!
However, before enjoying incredible live music on Denver New Year’s Eve, you’d want to have a hearty meal at some nice restaurant. Below, we’ve listed 11 places where you can have the best New Year’s Eve dinner before heading straight to Resolution 2021.
1. Root Down
One of the hippest restaurants in the city, Root Down is situated in an old service station. Its patio allows you to enjoy the magnificent views of downtown. If you’re a vegetarian, you’ll love their veggie burger sliders with some jalapeño jam.
Want something meatier? Try the beef carpaccio paired with a grilled fennel and chili salad, olive oil foam, and brown mustard. Some of the entrées to look forward to are bistro tender steak, natural chicken two ways, and country fried tofu. Root Down is also popular for its innovative cocktails. From the view, food, to the staff, you’ll get your money’s worth in this unique restaurant.
If you want to experience Israel’s culinary landscape, look no further than Safta! Located at the Source Hotel, Safta offers soft and beautiful décor with impressive food presentations. You’ll keep coming back for their hummus and pita bread.
You can’t also miss the labneh complete with pink peppercorns and shallots as well as the lutenitsa, an eggplant-pepper spread. Then, enjoy the gorgeous charred cabbage with muhammara sprinkled with hazelnut and pomegranate-braised lamb shank.
3. Duo Restaurant
Located at 2413 West 32nd Avenue (Zuni Street), Duo Restaurant lets you enjoy new American cuisine with its warm and rustic ambiance. A diners’ favorite, the restaurant offers fresh ingredients from different local farms.
Starters include the squash trio, offered raw, roasted, and pickled. You’ll love the Berkshire pork chop complete with Fresno chile grits, some Swiss chard, and fried pickles. Their buttermilk fried chicken with mashed potatoes, collard greens, and sweet corn are also a must-try. For a perfect dessert, get some frozen pistachio nougat or apple tart with homemade vanilla bean ice cream.
4. Jovanina Broken Italian
Located at 1520 Blake Street, this restaurant offers a modern twist to Italian traditional cuisine through seasonal and local ingredients. You’ll appreciate Italian food even more — from their hand-made pasta and wood-fired pizzas, to gluten-free pasta.
One of the most popular dishes is the elk bolognese that comes with rosemary mascarpone and ricotta. With such delightful food, you’re all set to attend one of the best celebrity New Year’s Eve parties in Denver.
5. Citizen Rail
If you want a unique culinary experience before witnessing the best live music in Denver on New Year’s Eve, choose Citizen Rail at Kimpton Hotel Born. Their coal simmered mussels and CR 50/50 burger are amazing. The 30-day dry-aged ribeye and dry-aged tomahawk are also cooked to perfection. They have seasonal wine, cocktails, and drinks too!
Corinne tops the list of over 2,000 restaurants in Denver. Housed in the beautiful Le Méridien hotel, the restaurant lets you enjoy American cuisine with several vegan-friendly and gluten-free choices. Starters include crab croquettes, roasted carrots, burrata cheese, and spicy tuna bruschetta.
You can’t leave Corinne without trying their Wagyu beef, eggs benedict, and mushroom bolognese. Aside from the sumptuous New Year’s Eve dinner, you’ll also be amazed by their superb customer service.
7. El Five
If you want to have a spectacular view of the downtown Denver skyline head over to El Five above LoHi! This restaurant gives you a mini-Mediterranean escape with some goat cheese croquettes, Turkish pizza, and Dungeness crab. The Jamon Iberico, The Mediterranean Spread, and El Five Snack Mix are perfect for sharing.
Excellent wine and cocktail choices are also available. However, if you want to get a maximum open bar experience, get your tickets for Resolution 2021 and let over 40 bartenders prepare you the best cocktails and drinks in the city.
Featuring an awesome rooftop view, Linger is one of the most well-loved restaurants in Denver. Whether you’re vegan or love cuisines from different parts of the world, you can find them at Linger. From bao buns, spicy pork potstickers, fish and chips, and Wagyu sliders, to Colorado lamb sausage pita wraps, you’ll get the best culinary experience. The Korean fried chicken is also a fan favorite!
9. The Original
Another great option for your New Year’s Eve dinner is this new restaurant at The Rally Hotel. They offer a modern take on classic American cuisine with their unique food choices. These include “everything bagel” deviled eggs, all-American cheeseburger, “stroganoff” poutine, and Reuben’s cousin Rachel.
The root beer floats will make you feel nostalgic. You can enjoy shakes of various flavors too, where you can get the boozy or non-alcoholic choice.
10. SOL Mexican Cocina
If you’re a fan of Mexican food, then this place is for you! SOL Mexican Cocina in Columbine Street, Denver will start your Denver New Year’s Celebration with a bang — from their specialty tacos, guacamole, and enchiladas to quesadillas, peel and eat shrimp or cucarachas, and skirt steak. Their margarita is also one of the best in town.
11. The Wolf’s Tailor
Want to eat in a fancy restaurant with an intimate setting on New Year’s Eve? Try Wolf’s Tailor in the Sunnyside neighborhood. From the salad, pasta, bread, and short rib, to Asian-inspired dishes, the restaurant offers flavorful food made of fresh ingredients. Whether you want to enjoy a date night with a special someone or your friends, The Wolf’s Tailor will not disappoint.
Enjoy the Best New Year’s Party in Denver
After having a satisfying New Year’s Eve dinner in any of the restaurants we mentioned, brace yourself for Resolution 2021, one of the most exciting New Year’s Eve events in Denver! Three floors of dance parties with premium drinks, live music, and world-class DJs are waiting for you. You’ll also have the grandest venue-wide countdown to 2022 with a one-of-a-kind light show and a lot more surprises. Buy your tickets today to experience the best New Year’s party in Denver!