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Sassafras American Eatery

320 E Colfax Ave, Denver, CO 80203-1816
+1 303-831-6233
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (31 reviews)
“beignets” (25 reviews)
“hash” (18 reviews)
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American, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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320 E Colfax Ave, Denver, CO 80203-1816
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My wife and I had our last brunch in Denver at this phenomenal establishment. The service was bar none, the food was mouth watering, and the drinks were delicious! Be sure to try the beignets!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank daniellecG5611QT
Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

This place is truly totally amazing!! Great staff n fabulous food!! Great location! Really authentic interior and friendly atmosphere!!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Kevin E
Julia G, Owner at Sassafras American Eatery, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2018

Thank you so much, Kevin! We will see you again soon!

Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

Lauren from the Aloft said this was her favorite breakfast place. Only about a mile from hotel so decided to try. Amazing!! When you're walking up, you might think, ooph!! But walk in and your entire image changes. Its bustling with energy and warm and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Diane N
Julia G, Owner at Sassafras American Eatery, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2018

Thank you so much for this glowing review! I hope we will see you again the next time you visit Denver!

Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed a late breakfast with no waiting. The waiter recommended the Chicken Fried Eggs which I tried and they were delicious! My friend tried the Fried Green Tomato Eggs Benedict and also enjoyed it. I am not usually a big coffee drinker, but the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 682tammym
Reviewed 2 October 2018

This place will be talked about among my friends and me for a very long time. We were all very impressed by our meals and could not stop raving about the Bloody Marys! All future Bloody Marys that I have will have a lot to...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Chelsey F
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

What a great spot for an outdoor breakfast. My husband and I walked a few blocks on a Monday morn. I can only imagine how busy it is on a weekend. I started with a beautifully finished cafe au lait that kicked things off in...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank JAP1952
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

I have nothing negative to say about this place. This little restaurant is set up with decorations that conjure up a bit of magic from the deep South. You feel as if you're entering a different world. Our waitress, Jessie, was on point with everything,...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Sherah N
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Came here with my wife, and we really enjoyed the entirety of our visit. From entering through leaving we felt very taken care of. The waiting staff genuinely friendly and eager to please. All of them were wearing their individual outfits with the exception of...More

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank TravelsForBeer
Reviewed 19 August 2018

The fellow sitting next to me on the plane to Denver suggested this unique place. What a find! The green tomato eggs benedict and the pecan pancakeswere delicious, the service friendly and fast. What more could you ask?

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Kayakreader
Reviewed 20 July 2018

We came in here with a group of 10, and everyone except me was happy with their dish and drinks. The gumbo flavor was on point, but the cup was quite small and was mostly filled with sausage such that there wasn't much soup -...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank kate554433
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Thanks for the info...you will do great in Golden! Can you say where it will be in Golden?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
08:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 320 E Colfax Ave, Denver, CO 80203-1816
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Denver
  • Phone Number: +1 303-831-6233
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