Cork House Broker Restaurant

4900 E. Colfax Ave.
Denver, CO 80220


  • Tue-Sat 4pm-10pm
  • $$
  • Fireplace, Patio/Sidewalk Dining, Private Party, Takeout
  • Dinner
  • Full bar
  • Parking Lot Available, Street Parking
  • Reservations Accepted, Reservations Recommended
After three decades of good work, Tante Louise finally faded from the Denver restaurant scene a few years ago. Enter uncle Ed Novak (from the Broker restaurants group), who renamed the place the Cork House after longtime owner Corky Douglass and turned the former classical Euro-French palace of haute into a comfortable, casual wine bar and restaurant with one of the best patios around. The happy hour deals are excellent, the dinner menu easily navigable, and the wine list interesting.

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  • Cork House
    7 years ago by Jason Sheehan

    Three years ago this month, Tante Louise finally faded from the Denver restaurant scene, after three decades of good works — including serving as a training ground for many cooks who would later come to form the top rank of De...

  • Goin' South
    7 years ago by Jason Sheehan

    Duy Pham has moved around a lot over the past few years. He first made a name for himself as the very young chef at Tante Louise (4900 East Colfax Avenue, now home to the Cork House) when it was run by Corky Douglass. He was the exe...

  • Cork House
    9 years ago by Patrick Osborn

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