Denver, Colorado

Road trip from Aspen to Omaha with a stop in Denver for a city fix! Cherry Creek is HOT and a remarkable weekend escape!


  1. Halcyon - Step into luxury served on the unassuming side. Halcyon is the ultimate non-hotel situated in the heart of Denver’s Cherry Creek North neighborhood. CLASSIC. CONTEMPORARY. CHERRY CREEK.  Amidst the splurge-worthy boutiques and low-key coffee bars, the bustle of business and the calm embrace of the mountains, you’ll find Halcyon.
  2. Quality Italian - Quality Italian is a modern take on the Italian-American steakhouse tradition. It references the flavors, style and tableside flair of this classic genre with unique design and food that appeals to today’s diner. Continuing the tradition of sister restaurant Quality Meats, Quality Italian references old‑world butcher shops in its unique design, drawing inspiration from the traditional butcher guilds found throughout Italy.

  3. The Brown Palace - Completed in 1892 and named for Henry C. Brown, a carpenter and architect from Ohio, the Brown Place Hotel is a remarkable piece of Victorian architecture based on the Italian Renaissance style and a Denver landmark. Denver's "Grande Dame" is beautifully ornate and charms travelers from around the world. An oasis of elegance in the once Wild West!

  4. Tavernetta - Authentic Italian cuisine by award-winning restaurateurs inspired by regional classics. Fresh pastas, an all-Italian wine list and small plates influenced from the culinary team’s travels throughout Italy are the highlights.

  5. Avelina - This sophisticated stunner, in the heart of LoDo, turns out captivating New American cooking from an open kitchen that peers over a beautifully designed, elegant and comfortable dining room. 

  6. ChoLon - ChoLon, which translates to "big market,” and is named after the largest Chinese-influenced market in Saigon, Vietnam. A modern and innovative Asian Fusion restaurant that will make your mouth water!

  7. Ship Tavern - Serving patrons since 1934, this swanky pub offers good food and live entertainment at the Brown Palace Hotel.