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Charcoal Restaurant - CLOSED

43 W 9th Ave, Denver, CO 80204-4005
+1 303-454-0000
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good37%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Restaurant Hours Closed
European, Contemporary, Central European
$$ - $$$
43 W 9th Ave, Denver, CO 80204-4005
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Reviewed January 17, 2018 via mobile

I wasn't overly impressed, but nothing was too bad. The best thing we had was the bacon wrapped dates by far! Those were definitely five 5-star. However, everything else was just kind of so-so. I had the burger, and it was overcooked and didn't feel...More

Thank Adam S
Reviewed December 17, 2017 via mobile

Best visit yet to Charcoal. Arrived early and hung out at bar. Dates wrapped in bacon, baba ghanjou were outstanding. Our bartender was terrific - fun personality, good recommendations, attentive. Dinner was equally enjoyable - gnocchi was on point, nouveau beef bourguignon superb, Brussel Sprouts...More

Thank AgentSmithDC
Reviewed November 22, 2017

Found this spot randomly and boy what a great lunch. The restaurant is contemporary and urban. The lunch menu was not huge but every dish was unique and two of us found excellent choices. The chicken was tasty. The highlight was the bacon wrapped figs....More

Thank Steve S
Reviewed November 9, 2017

Jaco, our waiter made this a spectacular evening. The food was very good, especially the salmon and the desserts, but Jaco made the night. He was engaging, he catered to our every wish, he fixed a drink issue without question and made sure we have...More

Thank jtyler1031
Reviewed October 2, 2017

I am a foodie and like to try new restaurants. I had never eaten at the Charcoal Restaurant before and decided to try the Chef's Tasting menu for a date night. The food was really well presented, but what made it the most special was...More

Thank luvrockymts
Reviewed June 2, 2017

Interesting & yummy pairings here. This is must try. Great selection of cocktails & wines. The service was excellent and I would totally ask your server for recommendations. Everything on the menu looks so good that is was difficult to decide but I am certain...More

1  Thank Pamela L
Charcoal_Restaurant, Public Relations Manager at Charcoal Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded July 19, 2017

Thank you for coming in! Be sure to come in and try our new menu featuring new Happy Hour items and a more casual menu approach. New this July! ;-)

Reviewed April 21, 2017

Went for a light dinner after a show. Really enjoyed sharing the crispy Brussels sprouts with poached egg and pistachios and the excellent Swedish meatballs.They also make a great Manhattan. In the Golden Triangle area close to all the major museums.

Thank DenverJack2
Charcoal_Restaurant, Public Relations Manager at Charcoal Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded July 19, 2017

Thank you! Looking forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed April 1, 2017 via mobile

We took our son and daughter and their significant others to Charcoal because our son and his wife had been there for Restaurant Week. We were not disappointed. Keith, our server, gave us great recommendations and all of us were very pleased with our choices....More

1  Thank Doufin
Reviewed February 14, 2017

Three of us last week so enjoyed sharing just the right amount of outstanding food before easily popping up the street to Curious Theater..that we returned with a party of 6 for dinner later on in the week. Our first meal consisted of marrow bones...More

1  Thank Rezipooh
Reviewed January 19, 2017 via mobile

I was nearby for a work event, so I wanted to check it out. I had dinner at the bar on a Thursday night. Great wine selection, helpful bartender. I had the hangar steak. Absolutely fantastic. The chef came out to talk to me. I...More

2  Thank jimmyihatetoregister
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$20 - $30
European, Contemporary, Central European
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Business meetings
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43 W 9th Ave, Denver, CO 80204-4005
  • Public Transportation: RTD bus stop on Broadway and 9th, 1/2 block from the restaurant. Taxis available on request.
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Denver
  • Phone Number: +1 303-454-0000
  • E-mail
The restaurant was carefully created to not only be a great neighborhood restaurant, but also a destination for foodies. Offering a truly extraordinary menu paired with our extensive wine list and crafted cocktails, Charcoal Restaurant continues to receive accolades from guests and critics alike. From the moment you enter the restaurant, you will be inspired by the contemporary design featuring a glass wine wall and views of the world class open kitchen. Antique chandeliers in the main and private dining room compliment the hanging drapes sourced from Scandinavia. Known for our friendly service, we will make any event from private dining to lunch, brunch or dinner a memorable occasion."
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