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Appaloosa Grill

#37 of 2,437 Restaurants in Denver
Certificate of Excellence
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535 16th St, Denver, CO 80202-4235 (16th St. Mall @ Welton)
+1 720-932-1700
11:00 - 02:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 02:00
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Wilmington, North Carolina
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The menu brought us in the front door and the food and service did not disappoint! If for no other reason, go in and try the Italian Bison Meatball appetizer- delicious! The menu has so many interesting items that we will return!

Thank Maureen K
Denver, United States
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4 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

the owners and staff at the Appaloosa Grill pulled off the coup of the year for my wedding! We hosted about 120 people for a wedding and reception that was OFF THE CHAIN! The food - amazing! The service - grand! the pricing - great! They pulled off our last minute (by wedding planning standards - we lost our original... More 

Thank maralean2017
Arvada, Colorado
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57 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We picked this restaurant because of its proximity to the Paramount before our Bill Engvall comedy show. It was perfect in every way. Greeted immediately, nice table in the back. Our waiter was attentive without being pushy, and the food was great. For dinner there was lots of buffalo steak type entrees, which 3 out of 4 of us had.... More 

Thank Lovetotravel7559
Murray, Utah
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285 reviews
205 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I ate here for lunch, did not have a chance to have Colorado lamb yet, they had on their dinner menu, and were more than happy to accommodate preparing a dinner item for me. Food was very good. Lamb was perfectly prepared, the vegetable ragou was very tasty and a nice portion.

Thank PaulVA009
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57 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went there in an international group of conference attendees. We had quite a varied selection from the menu, and everybody seemed to be happy with what he/she got. Service was very friendly and coped well with our requests to find additional space for our growing group. I liked the food a lot, however, the net price at the end... More 

Thank Heinrich H
Denver, Colorado
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281 reviews
204 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Steven provided prompt and gracious service as well as great food recommendations. Two highlights of the night were roasted scallops and seafood paella, both of which were delicious. We ballooned the bill with two bottles of fabulous Obsidian wine, a cabernet sauvugnon. The price is high and worth every penny.

Thank John B
Rock Hill, South Carolina
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57 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After a long night and day of traveling and then catching a game between the Colorado Rockies and the Chicago Cubs in the cold and damp, we were ready for dinner and looking for a cozy, comfortable place to relax and warm up. Checking reviews on Trip Advisor led us to the Appaloosa Grill. On the 16th Street Pedestrian Mall,... More 

Thank JanG1313
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31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Service at lunchtime was good, atmosphere was relaxed and a bit noisy, but bison chili was way too spicy for my taste. I wish the server had warned me!

Thank Christy W
Calgary, Canada
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49 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant has a top shelf beer listing with a staff that knows there stuff. The food was very good if you are looking for a good salad or burger. Great helpful staff, very good food.

Thank Graham W
Kirkland, Washington
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42 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place was recommended to my husband and I while we were visiting Denver last December. Our hotel bartender mentioned they had live music and a fun happy hour. Boy were they right! Fun live blues music (bands vary by day) and HH. The HH was offered twice daily and had some fun options. Fried pickles were fresh and the... More 

Thank Elizabeth R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 30
American, Bar, Pub, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 535 16th St, Denver, CO 80202-4235
    (16th St. Mall @ Welton)
  • Public Transportation: Appaloosa Grill is located one block from Northbound Light Rail Station and two blocks from Southbound Light Rail Station. The Grill's front door is located at a "free mall ride shuttle stop" as well. The "Mall Ride" shuttle runs the length of downtown Denver from Union Station to the Capitol.
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Denver>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 720-932-1700
Established in 2001, the employee owned Appaloosa Grill is a refreshingly unique choice among eateries that line the 16th St. Mall. The diverse all day menu features 100% natural meats as well as a variety of vegetarian choices.

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