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 and beer - 10% off all books

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

Saturday all day
Specialty beer or wine cocktail 

Sunday 10am-3pm
$15 bottomless mimosas

8 Books the Cool Kids are Reading This Fall

BookBar Mon, 09/16/2019 - 4:11pm

The BookBar BookWorms present the 8 favorite new books of the fall for kids and teens. See what the cool kids are reading and stop by to pick up the best new read for the season!


Caroline Kurtz Author Event

Join author Carolin Kurtz in a reading & signing for her new book A Road Called Down On Both Sides: Growing Up In Ethiopia and America.

Event date: 
Sunday, September 22, 2019 - 6:00pm
A Road Called Down on Both Sides: Growing Up in Ethiopia and America Cover Image
ISBN: 9781946395153
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Catalyst Press - July 16th, 2019

Rom-Com Rendezvous

Join William Morrow and Avon Books for the first-ever Rom-Com Rendezvous event, co-sponsored by BookBar Denver. Hosted in BookBar’s cozy bookstore wine bar, the event features bestselling authors Sonali Dev (Pride, Prejudice and Other Flavors), Alisha Rai (The Right Swipe) and Kristen Proby (ALL IT TAKES). The authors will mix and mingle with guests before a panel discussion, led by Christine Bollow (@readingismagical).

Event date: 
Sunday, September 22, 2019 - 3:00pm
Pride, Prejudice, and Other Flavors: A Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062839053
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - May 7th, 2019

The Right Swipe: A Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062878090
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Avon - August 6th, 2019

All It Takes: A Romancing Manhattan Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062892676
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Avon - July 30th, 2019

BookTeen Book Club

Teens! Join BookBar's Teen Book Club. This month, we're reading Ziggy, Stardust & Me. Enjoy half off cafe drinks & 15% off book club selection.

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Event date: 
Sunday, September 22, 2019 - 4:30pm
Ziggy, Stardust and Me Cover Image
ISBN: 9780525517641
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - August 6th, 2019