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

BookBar BookClub: A Little Life

BookBar hosts BookBar BookClub from 7pm - 9pm! For August we're reading A Little Life by Hanya Yanagihara. BookBar bookseller Lance Morgan will be hosting! (FYI it's Lance's last day at BookBar... Commence ugly cry in 3, 2, 1)


Event date: 
Wednesday, August 15, 2018 - 7:00pm

A Little Literacy Learning Storytime

Join us for A Little Literacy Learning!

10:30 - 11:00 am join retired Kindegarten teacher Marilyn in the kids' room for pre-reading, pre-writing, and fine motor skills activities.

11:00 - 11:30 am is storytime.

Enjoy 1/2 off any cafe beverage from 10:30 to 11:30!

Event date: 
Wednesday, August 15, 2018 - 10:30am

Community Conversations with Councilman Espinoza

BookBar invites you to join this open community event!

Stop by the store to say hello to Councilman Rafael Espinoza, Denver’s District 1 Councilman. 

Go to BookBar's lounge anytime between 5 - 7 pm.


Event date: 
Wednesday, August 15, 2018 - 5:00pm