Punch Bowl Social

65 Broadway
Denver, CO 80203
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  • Monday through Friday 11 a.m. to 2 a.m.; Saturday and Sunday 8 a.m. to 2 a.m.
  • $
  • Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Brunch
  • Full bar
  • Catering, Patio/Sidewalk Dining, Private Party
  • Metered Parking, Parking Lot Available, Street Parking
  • Reservations Accepted, Online Reservations Available
Robert Thompson has opened other restaurants before -- everything from the long-gone Brasserie Rouge to Argyll to Le Grand Bistro & Oyster Bar -- but Punch Bowl - Social Food & Drink is his most ambitious venture yet. More than two years after he signed a deal on the former Big Lots property at First and Broadway, Thompson opened his 24,000-square-foot gastro-diner, coffeehouse, lounge, bowling alley, throwback video arcade and game hang (complete with pool and ping-pong, shuffleboard, darts, pinball, foosball, marbles and board games) in November 2012. Although a limited menu is served throughout this eatertainment palace, the real food focus is in the diner, the 106-seat restaurant in front that starts serving early, with breakfast running until 3 p.m. (plenty of time for an excellent egg sandwich or bananas Foster), followed by dinner and late-night options right up until last call. There's something for everyone here, including a truly rare commodity: parking out front...while it lasts.

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