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The 1 Up LODO

) #231 of 2,537 Restaurants in Denver American, ,
1925 Blake St, Denver, CO 80202-5927
+1 303-736-2230
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good48%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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American, Bar, Pub
1925 Blake St, Denver, CO 80202-5927
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Loved this place! It was a snowing jury day in Denver and after hanging at a friends house enjoying the local Denver Herbery we needed something fun to do. Lucky for us this place opens early has tons of arcade in a full friggin bar....More

Thank InASenseLost0909
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I always make a visit to 1UP when I'm in Denver.. This place makes you feel like a kid again playing all of these old school games! Full bar is a plus! Shots are kind of expensive for having a "dive bar concept" and the...More

Thank E F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place to stop downtown. Beer isn't overpriced. Then you get to play the arcade games you loved as a kid. Tough not to like. Great place to have fun before or after Rockies game.

Thank cornhusker34
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

We stopped in because a friend who lives here said it was fun. The drink prices weren't bad, but all the games are $.25!! Tons of different games, pinball, etc. It was a nice break from the day and fun to act like kids again....More

Thank RachaelRS530
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Place was amazing especially if your into old school pin ball, drinks and a good time! Drinks were delicious and bartenders were always fast and friendly! The game machines they have are unique, antique, and very affordable. The game machines we used were mostly only...More

Thank mflores01
Reviewed 5 April 2017

FUN! So glad our friends recommended this place for us to go and play some pinball. Although it was super crowded inside, it was a fun place for grown ups to go and just hang out without spending a bunch of money. I wish we...More

Thank ladeebugged
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Good prices for drinks and all your favorite games from your childhood. We went there our 1st night in Denver and loved it. Lots of fun and a great place to catch up with old friends.

Thank Jeff_Ham15
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Had a great time at this place with my husband! We loved the selection and number of games. Wish we lived in the area as we would be in frequently!

Thank Jennifer G
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Great food! Have the 1up burger with the donuts as a bun, delicious! If you love pinball and arcade games this is the spot! 20 pins, tons of retro arcade games, full bar and kitchen!

Thank Cmoren
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Went on a cold Friday night. Played some pinball and classic coin games. Nice place. Was surprised to see younger crowd here and not just kids from the 80s

Thank Mike S
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Kaitlyn O
17 December 2016|
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Response from DenyciaDawn | Reviewed this property |
It's pretty dead if you go there during the day on a weekday so it might be appropriate. I guess it really just depends on what you deem appropriate. It is a bar so the adults there are going to say and do adult things. Less... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$6
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Accepts Discover
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Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
15:00 - 02:00
15:00 - 02:00
15:00 - 02:00
15:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1925 Blake St, Denver, CO 80202-5927 (Formerly 1Up Arcarde and Bar)
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Denver>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 303-736-2230
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The 1up - LoDo, the original Denver location of The 1up, is located just feet from the home plate entrance to Coors Field, home of the Colorado Rockies. We offer our own twist on the arcade bar concept featuring more than 45 classic arcade games, 16 pinball machines, 3 lanes of classic Skee-Ball and multiple sets of Giant Jenga. With 14 beers on tap, a Hall-of-Fame of vintage cans, a solid selection of 40 oz. bottles of malt liquor, full bar and delicious food, we have something for everyone. Happy Hour is Monday - Friday from 3:00 pm-7:00 pm. Our other location is at 717 E. Colfax Avenue located in Denver's Capitol Hill neighborhood.
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