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Cru

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere

Food and ambience

Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings

Location and contact

Special Diets
Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
CUISINES
American, Wine Bar
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Came here for a quick bite and a drink before a comedy show. Was lucky that we were seated quickly as the restaurant, both inside and outside, was packed. Food was good and served quite quickly. Wine selection was extensive and the staff very knowledgeable....More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank the_J_Elle
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I would not say that this is an inexpensive place to have a glass of wine and a small plate but we felt so welcomed on a cold, Saturday evening. The place was busy so we sat at the bar and the bartender was prompt,...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank LaViajera007
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent pizza, great wine choice and very good service. Rates are very fair for the quality of the food and service. If I had to give one comment to improve: the size of the pizza could be a little bigger.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank pilou13
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Booked this restaurant based on the TripAdvisor reviews. It was a good decision. Great wine, and food. Service and ambiance was also fantastic.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 327marcusc
Reviewed 6 January 2019 via mobile

We made a reservation to eat here for New Year's Eve. Atmosphere is open, and welcoming. They had a special 3 course menu for NYE. It was fabulous and decadent! Their wine flights are thoughtful and paired well with dinner. Service was super friendly and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Myhappyfam
Reviewed 6 January 2019

My wife and I went in for dinner and we were welcomed with an amazing assortment of tapas style plates. The fondue and tomato soup were amazing.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank rsmead13
Reviewed 24 December 2018

The owner of the air B&B where I stayed recommended this low-key wine bar, which was a short walk away, and I was glad I listened. I wanted something light but flavorful and Cru Food & Wine Bar delivered on all counts. I enjoyed the...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank KGTraveler_13
Reviewed 12 December 2018

Good food and drinks! Wait staff are very knowledgeable about wines (they have a sommelier on staff). Restaurant is on the more expensive side of things for a date night but everybody needs to treat themselves from time to time. Make sure and make a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 31337karl
Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

Really nice selection of wine. Alexander works Tuesday through Saturday and knows wine, how to entertain. I’ve not dined at Cru but the food looks tasty. It’s around the block from the Four Seasons Hotel, the best hotel in Denver.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank jeffdrj
Reviewed 8 November 2018 via mobile

Went for a quick bite to eat after a long flight to Denver and Cru was central to downtown Denver. The menu exhibited a full range of small plates (tapas), a great selection of wine, and a small collection of entrees. Jason greeted us at...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 182jimn
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mcfin2
2 December 2018|
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Response from NoraLongIsland | Reviewed this property |
Yes they have beer and other beverages
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k s
25 January 2018|
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Response from sthomas1125 | Property representative |
Good afternoon. Yes, children are definitely welcome to Cru at any time. We thank you for thinking of Cru for your evening out and look forward to seeing you soon. Have a wonderful day!
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Casey1964
7 October 2015|
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Response from Bryce W | Reviewed this property |
They have a bar, but can't remember about beer selection. If they do have beer, I would bet the selection is limited.
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