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.

The 1 Up LODO

1925 Blake St, Denver, CO 80202-5927
+1 303-736-2230
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good47%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“burger” (3 reviews)
“video games” (15 reviews)
“pac man” (11 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
American, Bar, Pub
1925 Blake St, Denver, CO 80202-5927
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (97)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year

11 - 20 of 97 reviews

Reviewed April 5, 2017

FUN! So glad our friends recommended this place for us to go and play some pinball. Although it was super crowded inside, it was a fun place for grown ups to go and just hang out without spending a bunch of money. I wish we...More

Thank ladeebugged
Reviewed March 13, 2017 via mobile

Good prices for drinks and all your favorite games from your childhood. We went there our 1st night in Denver and loved it. Lots of fun and a great place to catch up with old friends.

Thank Jeff_Ham15
Reviewed March 11, 2017 via mobile

Had a great time at this place with my husband! We loved the selection and number of games. Wish we lived in the area as we would be in frequently!

Thank Jennifer G
Reviewed February 14, 2017 via mobile

Great food! Have the 1up burger with the donuts as a bun, delicious! If you love pinball and arcade games this is the spot! 20 pins, tons of retro arcade games, full bar and kitchen!

Thank Cmoren
Reviewed January 13, 2017 via mobile

Went on a cold Friday night. Played some pinball and classic coin games. Nice place. Was surprised to see younger crowd here and not just kids from the 80s

Thank Mike S
Reviewed January 1, 2017

This is a place I always end up when I'm visiting Denver. 25cent video games, decently priced drinks, and a donut burger. Good enough for me.

Thank Chris B
Reviewed September 28, 2016

We had a great time at this arcade bar! It's not a huge place, but they have plenty of games packed in there. It was a bit crowded on a Friday night, but thinned out a little as the night went on.Plenty of pinball and...More

Thank gemini8200
Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

Great idea, fab vintage games, loved it. Only thing was the bar staff were so rude! I was trying to figure out my dollars for a drink as im not American and was trying to give the right amount and they snapped at me to...More

Thank Holly S
Reviewed August 7, 2016

We had so much fun when we visited here! There are plenty of games. Most of them only cost a quarter to play which I think is a deal! The drinks are strong. The staff is nice. I love the life size Jenga outside!

Thank DenyciaDawn
Reviewed July 19, 2016

Went with a group of old college pals and we had a blast. Aside from the games (that we were no longer good at) and the atmosphere, they also carry 40oz bottles! So most of the night was spent at the "Paper Boy" game (in...More

Thank James M
Nearby HotelsSee all 160 hotels in Denver
The Maven Hotel
187 reviews
.08 miles away
The Oxford Hotel
1,135 reviews
.23 miles away
The Crawford Hotel
949 reviews
.27 miles away
Hotel Indigo Denver Downtown
83 reviews
.29 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
619 reviews
.10 miles away
The Denver Chophouse and Brewery
361 reviews
.14 miles away
Kachina Southwestern Grill
37 reviews
.07 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Coors Field
3,912 reviews
.15 miles away
B's Ballpark Museum
53 reviews
.01 miles away
Falling Rock Tap House
102 reviews
.01 miles away
Jagged Mountain Craft Brewery
30 reviews
.21 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Kaitlyn O
December 17, 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from DenyciaDawn | Reviewed this property |
It's pretty dead if you go there during the day on a weekday so it might be appropriate. I guess it really just depends on what you deem appropriate. It is a bar so the adults there are going to say and do adult things. Less... More
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $6
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
3:00 PM - 2:00 AM
3:00 PM - 2:00 AM
3:00 PM - 2:00 AM
3:00 PM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1925 Blake St, Denver, CO 80202-5927 (Formerly 1Up Arcarde and Bar)
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Denver>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 303-736-2230
  • E-mail
The 1up - LoDo, the original Denver location of The 1up, is located just feet from the home plate entrance to Coors Field, home of the Colorado Rockies. We offer our own twist on the arcade bar concept featuring more than 45 classic arcade games, 16 pinball machines, 3 lanes of classic Skee-Ball and multiple sets of Giant Jenga. With 14 beers on tap, a Hall-of-Fame of vintage cans, a solid selection of 40 oz. bottles of malt liquor, full bar and delicious food, we have something for everyone. Happy Hour is Monday - Friday from 3:00 pm-7:00 pm. Our other location is at 717 E. Colfax Avenue located in Denver's Capitol Hill neighborhood.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing