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Broker Restaurant

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821 17th St, Bsmt, Denver, CO 80202-3040
303-292-5065
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16:00 - 21:00
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 21:00
Sat - Sun 16:00 - 21:00
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I just ate here last night. We got the price-fix menu and it was amazing. The calamari appetizer was so flavorful, the caesar salad was tasty and the tournados oscar was melt in your mouth delicious. I chose the creme brulee for dessert and it was the best tasting creme brulee I've ever had. Our server was... More 

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Thank Nikki T
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant is an old bank with huge vault door that are really unique. Food was awesome!! Serves was slow, it took over two hours for two of us to dine here! The restaurant didn't seem super busy but everything took forever.

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Thank Ethan M
Henderson, Colorado
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161 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was my other half's birthday and I asked him where he wanted to go for dinner. He thought about it awhile and remembered how much he enjoyed dinner at The Broker a few years back. It is located in downtown Denver in an old bank. I called and a very friendly man answered and got us all set up.... More 

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COMLJOHN
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

This is a well established restaurant that flies under the radar. Location near 16th street in downtown Denver in the basement of the old Denver National Bank. Dinner tables set up in the old vault; entering through a 24 ton steel vault door. We took advantage of their Dinner for 2 special which included Appetizer, soup/salad, entrees (Full size), dessert... More 

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1 Thank COMLJOHN
Colorado Springs, Colorado
2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2017

We went to the Broker Restaurant for the first time and the staff was fantastic. The food selections were awesome and the staff was very friendly and made you feel special. The food was A plus!!!!! Great place for fine dining.

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1 Thank drtravel2017
Lincoln, Nebraska
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42 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017

The atmosphere of this restaurant is stunning and worth seeing. Loved the history and the vault. The hostess staff was very friendly all throughout the night. Our waitress was wonderful and willing to offer up her recommendations. Be prepared for a dining experience, it is a slow meal with lots of time for conversation. The food was wonderful as were... More 

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Thank Susy M
North Dakota
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

I'm a little shocked that people complain about this restaurant because it's "old". Well, that's sorta the point. A lot of history in that building and restaurant, so neat. The point of going here is for the old school elegance. My husband and I dined using the $89 special that you can either purchase in advance on Groupon, or you... More 

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Thank Naomi S
Denver, Colorado
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

I took my daughters 7 and 9 to a "fine dining" experience for New Years Eve. It was very good. We had the 2 person pre fixe 5 course (and they were nice enough , un asked to find 2 smaller lobster tails for the girls and one larger for me so we didn't have to share...really cool and classy)... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

My 16 year old step-daughter was flying in for her sweet 16. Thought the vault would be neat. She just happened to be flying in when Frontier and DIA were having major issues so her flight was very delayed. My son and I get to the restaurant at our reservation time and they knew exactly who I was and were... More 

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Thank Kim C
Industry, Illinois
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016

We had a couple cocktails here for happy hour. Half price everything and had great wine and drink selection. We did not eat but the happy hour menu looked good and a great price.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$40
Cuisine
American, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
16:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 821 17th St, Bsmt, Denver, CO 80202-3040
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Denver>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: 303-292-5065
Description
The Broker Restaurant is one of the oldest dining institutions in Denver. Located in the basement of what was once the Denver National Bank Building, this restaurant has become an international destination for old world dining. Prepare to indulge in a huge bowl of peel and eat Gulf shrimp that comes with every dinner entree. They are still famous for their elegant private dining and business dinners. Make sure to ask to tour the old vault and numerous private dining rooms.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?