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Cafe Marmotte

290 S Downing St, Alameda, Denver, CO 80209-2433
+1 303-999-0395
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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French, European, Bar, Cafe, Contemporary, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
290 S Downing St, Alameda, Denver, CO 80209-2433
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My sister and I went for their brunch great deal for so much excellent food, good atmosphere. I had the ham and cheese crepes which came with those crusty potatoes only the French can do and fresh fruit, also included were croissants and inexpensive mimosas...More

Thank Leaan W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Cafe Marmotte is excellent! We have only been here once, but I cannot wait to go back. I have never seen anyone make French food into such a relaxing event. Fantastic food and top-notch service. It is a bit small, but I expect that from...More

Thank M S
Reviewed June 12, 2018

This was my wife's birthday dinner I have been planning to take her some place for a long time. She loves French cuisine and after doing research on several restaurants this seemed to be the best place to take her. She wishes she savored the...More

Thank kevinaR1703TS
Reviewed May 18, 2018

The atmosphere was perfect- subdued lighting, relatively quiet, cozy and intimate feel. Service was pretty good. I should've sent the "Dover sole" back- I knew it was off when I could barely cut it with a fork- almost needed a knife. Flavor and texture were...More

Thank anonj
Reviewed April 11, 2018

I liked this cozy, elegant but informal little restaurant the moment I stepped across its threshold. It's dining room is warm and inviting, classy but not stuffy (dress is casual). It's one of those spaces you walk into and immediately feel calmed by the ambience....More

Thank diningdishing
Reviewed April 8, 2018

We drove up from Colorado Springs to have a nice dinner for my wife's birthday, accompanied by daughter and son-in-law. Being a Francophile and a lover of wine, I spent an hour earlier in the day researching their on-line wine list for a good wine...More

Thank ArtColorado
Reviewed March 30, 2018

After driving by this corner dozens of times and noticing Cafe Marmotte in kind of a funky corner location, we stopped by one day to give it a look. We were impressed by its intimate, bistro atmosphere (white table cloths, candles, quiet, background music by...More

Thank Garykll111105
Reviewed March 20, 2018

Our first time there. Spotted it while driving by and was attracted to the classy coziness of the exterior. Made on line reservations and was pleasantly surprised to find an impeccably decorated interior reminiscent of a luxurious french parlor. Seating for maybe 10-12 couples, no...More

Thank J Milton G
Reviewed March 19, 2018 via mobile

Such a good place to dine on Sunday nights. It’s so busy Friday and Saturday that we came last night and had a great time. The food was paired perfectly with our wine. We had the ahi tuna tartare and the wild salmon paired with...More

Thank thirstyfringe
Reviewed February 19, 2018

Great atmosphere, bar, and brunch offerings in a quiet neighborhood. My partner and I stumbled upon Cafe Marmotte looking for a cute new place and we were NOT disappointed!

Thank Joshua Z
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$20 - $40
Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, 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
Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 290 S Downing St, Alameda, Denver, CO 80209-2433
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Denver
  • Phone Number: +1 303-999-0395
  • E-mail
Cafe Marmotte proudly serves contemporary French cuisine in an intimate location close to Washington Park in Denver. Cafe Marmotte prepares the freshest of ingredients with the classic techniques to create our signature cuisine.
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