Indie BookStore & Wine Bar

A bookshop for wine lovers. A wine bar for book shoppers. And a fabulous cafe, too. BookBar is an independent bookstore in the Tennyson Street arts district of Denver, Colorado.

Literary Events + Meeting Space

BookBar is the perfect place to read and sip or meet and discuss. Join us for our unique literary events and let us host your book club or community meetings.

Stay with Us

BookBed opened in Fall 2015.  This one bedroom apartment above BookBar is the perfect location for authors and book lovers.  With book themed decor throughout, full kitchen, laundry, private balcony and entrance, this is the perfect get away for the literary minded. Visit family nearby, write your book, or take a break from your book tour - right above Denver's favorite bookstore wine bar.

Daily Happy Hour 

Mon-Fri 3-6pm
$2 off all wine, beer and pizzettas

Tuesdays & Thursday 4-5pm
1/2 all wines and kids meals for Happier Hour Story Time participants

Friday 3pm-10pm
Specialty beer or wine cocktail 

Saturday all day
Specialty beer or wine cocktail 

Sunday 10am-3pm
$15 bottomless mimosas

Let us be your holiday helpers!

Put us to work.  Kick back with a drink and one of our gift guides.  Mark it up, hand it in and we will do your shopping for you.


Event date: 
Monday, December 11, 2017 - 3:30pm

Mavis The Magical Delivery Mobile

Make your shopping easier and more fun. Purchase books here on our website, request Mavis Delivery in the comments and Mavis the Magical BookMobile will delivery to you! See the poster for deliver boundaries and schedule.


Event date: 
Monday, December 11, 2017 - 3:15pm

Bilingual Happier Hour Story Time

Happy Hour + Story Time = Happier Hour. 1/2 off wine and kids' meals start at 4 pm.

Lore will be sharing holiday stories and traditions from Columbia

Event date: 
Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 4:00pm