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Ship Tavern

321 17th St. Denver, CO 80202 | Downtown Denver | 303-297-3111

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In this landmark, nothing much has changed since the days when John Wayne swaggered through the doors. The seafood chowder, prime rib and iced oysters have always been around, and there are no signs that they or house pianist John Kite have any plans to move on.

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  • Cuisine(s): American
  • Hours: Daily 11am-12am
  • Price: $$, $$$
  • Serving: Dinner, Lunch
  • Alcohol: Full bar
  • Reservations: Accepted, Recommended
  • Parking: Valet
  • Payment Types: All Major Credit Cards, Diners Club, cash, check
  • Features: ATM, Banquet Facilities, Kid Friendly, Private Party, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible

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