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 all day 
$12 bottomless mimosas

BookBar Birthday Party

BookBar is turning four years old!! Can you believe it? Join us in a celebration Saturday May 27th. The fun will include: 

~Free books from Mavis the Magical Book Mobile all day long!

~Samples from our new spring menu 

~An adult spelling bee

~Literary trivia 

~Cake and champagne at 8 P. M.

+Plus a behind-the-scenes video of our staff!

Event date: 
Saturday, May 27, 2017 - 6:00pm

Denver Writes Creating New Worlds Workshop

Student writers! Creative world building is one of the most important aspects of fiction writing. Learn how to create and refine powerful settings at this workshop. Age 8 and up. Sign up at no cost at Denver Writes!

Event date: 
Saturday, May 27, 2017 - 10:00am