Hotel bars don't always mesh with their surrounding neighborhoods, but Citizen Rail, inside Kimpton Hotel Born near Denver's Union Station, exudes the vibe and ambiance that characterize Denver's Union Station neighborhood. Contemporary, a little edgy and offering a menu exhibiting just the right amount of sophistication to elevate the casual and welcoming atmosphere, Citizen Rail has what it takes to attract locals and hotel guests alike. The cocktail program is led by Chris Burmeister, a fearless and inventive mixologist who has created a cocktail menu that shines with inventive options and thrills with surprising ingredient pairings. Go ahead, try something absolutely new! The beer selection should please most, and a sommelier is on staff to assist wine lovers. As for bites, the charcuterie board is excellent.
1899 16th Street
Denver, CO 80202
Bars: "For those who wish happy hour started earlier, here's your wish come true: Happiness begins at 2:30."
Best for Bars Because: Citizen Rail's bar offers a menu of inventive cocktails and an excellent staff that clearly understands what good service is.