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

CO Sun Book Club: Mister Tender's Girl w/ Carter Wilson

BookBar Fri, 10/04/2019 - 10:09am

Guest post by Kevin Simpson from The Colorado Sun

Disruption in the media industry has claimed many casualties, including thousands of jobs nationally and hundreds in Colorado. Avid readers of literature probably have noticed something else in short supply: coverage of books and their authors.


October Cookbook Club Pick: Antoni in the Kitchen by Antoni Porowski

BookBar Wed, 10/02/2019 - 10:56am

Ted Allen may have left some big shoes to fill in Queer Eye for the Straight Guy, but Antoni Porowski has taken on the job and made the position of food and wine expert his own. It’s not surprising considering he came to the show on Allen’s own recommendation! And after four seasons, Porowski has debuted his very first cookbook, Antoni in the more 

Happier Hour with Marianne Richmond

Children's story time + happy hour = Happier Hour. 1/2 off happier hour specials from 4-5. Stories at 4:30. Make everyone happier!

Event date: 
Thursday, October 17, 2019 - 4:30pm
Hooray for You! Cover Image
ISBN: 9781492675167
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Sourcebooks Jabberwocky - April 2nd, 2019

Be Brave Little One Cover Image
ISBN: 9781492658818
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Sourcebooks Jabberwocky - October 3rd, 2017