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Sassafras American Eatery

320 E Colfax Ave, Denver, CO 80203-1816
+1 303-831-6233
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (29 reviews)
“beignets” (22 reviews)
“hash” (15 reviews)
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American, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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320 E Colfax Ave, Denver, CO 80203-1816
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The ambiance was great as soon as we walked through the door. We put our names in, got a text that we'll be messaged when our table was ready, so we went around the bar to a waiting area. We checked out the menu, and...More

Thank eyereen
Reviewed 12 December 2017

Met up with friends for Brunch on a Sunday and really enjoyed our food! the wait was about 45 minutes, but we enjoyed a walk around surrounding blocks to see the park and Capitol building. Once seated we ordered drinks and the, highly recommend the...More

Thank Thevalgilbert
Reviewed 11 December 2017

Had the Chicken Fried Eggs and Buffalo Hash. One of the best breakfast joints that I have ever ate at.

Thank Bradley B
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

The clever descriptions on the menu did not come to fruition for my two visits. It’s not good when the food is more yummy on paper than on the plate. Both times my hollandaise sauce was on the edge of almost being cold enough to...More

Thank Toidd
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

A million stars!!! The beignets are incredible, the spicy bloody voodoo was so awesome. The chicken fried eggs & buffalo hash was out of this world, and my biscuits and gravy were fantastic. If you can’t tell we loved it! Oh and our server made...More

Thank Joseph J
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

First and foremost this place is great, very quaint and awesome food the staff is very attentive to your need. Please order the Benedict eggs with Cajun

Thank juanz564
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

We ate there today for brunch. Decor is shabby chic, which I detest. Ordered biscuits and gravy. I think the biscuits were made of lead. Have they not heard of light and flaky? Waiter was overly chatty and came around way too often. Six of...More

Thank James T
Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

This place had such a cool atmosphere with a friendly staff! The food was absolutely the best breakfast I’ve ever had, seriously. I had the fried green tomatoes with poached eggs and house smoked bacon. My husband had the deep fried eggs and both were...More

Thank TLK_1980
Reviewed 9 November 2017

This place was so tasty!! I can't wait until I can go back. The staff is very friendly and the food is out of this world! I have buffalo hash with poached eggs and jalapeño corn bread! Highly recommend it!

Thank Samantha H
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

I stumbled across this place and loved the look and feel of it but it was closed. Next day, looking for brunch, it was packed with locals. I love biscuits and gravy but it’s been hard since I stopped eating meat but Sassafras had me...More

Thank JohnOtter
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Marybelle H
8 March 2017|
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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
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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