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

Maybe You Should Talk To Someone Review

BookBar Thu, 06/13/2019 - 2:37pm

by Chris Moncaleiden


As a student of counseling, I have read many books that stray deep into theories of human growth. I have noticed that while fields such as "self-help" are flourishing, there are few books that pull back the curtain on such a vital resource as psychotherapy. Maybe You Should Talk to Someone by Lori Gottlieb is that book...

Denver Writes Summer Camp with Ingrid Palmer

Digging Deep: Unearthing the Heart of Your Character

June 17 - 21 at BookBar, 10 am - 2pm.
For Ages 12 +

Event date: 
Monday, June 17, 2019 - 10:00am

Mavis Storytime

Every Monday is Mavis Monday! Mavis the Magical BookMobile is a great place to read stories and explore books. 1/2 off all cafe beverages for parents 10- 11 am. Stories and cookies for the littles ones at 10:30 am.

Event date: 
Monday, June 17, 2019 - 10:00am