We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 2,570 Denver Restaurants

Fruition Restaurant

1313 E 6th Ave, Denver, CO 80218-3453
303-831-1962
Website
Menu
Improve this listing
Reserve with OpenTable
Ranked #1 of 2,570 Restaurants in Denver
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $31 - $40
Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Mon - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: American
More restaurant details
Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Marion
Write a Review

385 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    306
    57
    15
    5
    2
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
Denver
Top Contributor
73 reviews 73 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

What stands out most to me is how the menu is constructed. There are enough choices to have choice, but still few enough that they clearly get to create and execute well. From starters through dessert, every dish was excellent. The entrees in particular had a variety of flavors that combined for a great experience. Two recommendations from the current... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Littleton, Colorado
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

We ate here on 12/29/14 and had reservations. We waited a bit to get our table. The food was good but to be honest, I have had just the same if not better elsewhere and believe its over-hyped as well. Our biggest complaint is how SLOWWWWW the service is. Took us over an hour to just get food and a... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Conifer, Colorado
Top Contributor
63 reviews 63 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

For years we have been joining our long time friends for dinner to celebrate our mutual Anniversary date. It was our turn to drive down the "hill" into Denver, and we ate at Fruition. Their menu is very interesting, seems to be based upon what is fresh each season, and this late fall/early winter season, lots of root vegetables accompanied... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Denver
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

We have tried Fruition many times and we have always had a wonderful experience. Chef keeps the menu diverse and satisfying. We have tried the pork chop, ostrich, and various duck plates-- each is perfectly flavored and presented. Wines are well paired and drinks are made proper. Reservations are a challenge, but Fruition will always be our #1 in Denver.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Houston, Texas
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Tried Fruition based on the TripAdvisor reviews and it was excellent. The staff were very attentive and, as a vegetarian, they went out of their way to accommodate my needs. A bit loud, but not excessive.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Fruition is simply the best place in Denver for date night. Despite the unassuming exterior, the interior is warm, comfortable and friendly. The creative menu is fresh and interesting, making it difficult to decide (although the deconstructed oysters Rockefeller are consistently awesome). Reservations are a must.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Denver, Colorado
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

This place is amazing! Every year my wife and I treat ourselves to our holiday meal at Fruition. The service is great and the food is like nothing I've ever eaten. You have to book well in advance because it is a small restaurant and the food/service is so good. Whatever you order will be amazing! And the wait staff... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Los Angeles, California
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Fruition, often described Denver’s first farm-to-table restaurant, consistently ranks in the top of a group of restaurants currently keeping the city on the foodie trail of must-try’s. We joined friends there in celebration of a milestone birthday, and left satiated with an invigorating range of food flavors, a very satisfying bottle of wine and great conversation in a room staffed... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Thornton, Colorado
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

First and foremost, please plan your reservation. Always excellent, always busy. Worth the wait no matter how long! Second review: Validation of consistency. The menu remains one page of excellence. My selection was the Pan Roasted Lamb Loin with carmelized salsify, lamb pancetta, black trumpet mushrooms, farro verde vinaigrette and shared the Spanish Octopus Carpaccio with a crispy veal sweetbread,... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
SF Bay area
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014 via mobile

We were a little surprised by the neighborhood and exterior appearance of this restaurant, but not discouraged at all, especially after entering this small, cozy, welcoming place. The hostess was very nice, gave us a table by the window (not a great view, but what are ya gonna do?), and the server was there immediately with water and the menus.... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1

Travelers who viewed Fruition Restaurant also viewed

 

Been to Fruition Restaurant? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Fruition Restaurant

Address: 1313 E 6th Ave, Denver, CO 80218-3453
Phone Number: 303-831-1962
Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Denver
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 31 - 40
Cuisine: American

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Fruition Restaurant staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?