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.

Vote for Us

Love BookBar?  Let us know. We have been nominated for Colorado Parent Family Favorites! Vote here

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

The Hearts of Men Are...

BookBar Tue, 03/28/2017 - 11:01am

It’s a strange social political moment to ruminate on the white middle class American male. The patriarchy. The big guys. The ones that ever seem to be in the driver’s seat.In The Hearts of Men, Nickolas Butler crafts a deft generational story that unfolds the subject he sets forth in the title and sidesteps any pull to demonize or defend. Click to read more

Magic March

Celebrating Mavis the Magical BookMobile with expanded story times, Mavis events and 20% off all children's books!

Event date: 
Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - 10:00am

CoffeeTalk StoryTime

Coffee & Pastries + Story Time = CoffeeTalk. Breakfast specials begin at 11 am. Stories and cookies for your little ones start at 11:30.

Event date: 
Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 11:00am