• Blogs

    August 3, 2012

    The drinks are cheap, but the grub's a dud at Goosetown Tavern's happy hour

    Happy Place: Goosetown Tavern, 3242 East Colfax Avenue, 303-399-9703. The Hours: Daily from 3 to 7 p.m. The Deals: $1 off draft beers; $2.50 bottles; $3 house wines; $7 food specials. Were we happy? Flip the page to find out.

  • Blogs

    April 20, 2012

    Anika Zappe: I'd like to see more crafted cocktails in average Joe places

    In this interview, Anika Zappe, newly appointed beverage director for Le Grand Bistro & Oyster Bar and the upcoming Punch Bowl, weighs in on transitioning from beer-and-shot bars to craft cocktails, the drink that's brilliant unless the limes suck, and her most memorable night while managing a punk- ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 22, 2010

    Tonight: The final dish on Dish

    ​Cafe Society is off to Dish, Westword's annual celebration of the Denver dining scene, which debuts tonight in its new location at the Exdo Events Center, 1399 35th Street. We hear there are a few general admission tickets left; they're $40 at the door, with a portion of the proceeds benefiti ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 21, 2010

    Dishing up the latest winner of our Dish tickets -- and offering up one last chance

    ​Yesterday, we offered readers another chance to win a pair of tickets to Dish, Westword's annual celebration of dining in Denver, at the EXDO Event Center, 1399 35th Street, on Wednesday, September 22. Contestants had to tell us in five words or less why they deserved the tickets. And the wi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 23, 2010

    Goosetown Tavern upgrades its beer list, revamps the menu

    ​The Goosetown Tavern -- the old dog in Colfax Avenue's revitalized Bluebird district -- is learning some new trick, thanks to a change in chef and an updated its beer list. Eight-year employee Kim Dean has taken over the reins as manager, and she brought in chef Dan Cole, formerly of the Wyn ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 27, 2009

    Lovely Confections hits the big time (sorta)

    ​Leave it to those trend sniffers at the New York Times to jump on a fad that had already begun to get stale a year ago and now declare it the next big thing. Leave it to the NYT to somehow insult every city that isn't New York or L.A. while giving them backhanded compliments that seem dragge ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 31, 2008
  • Summer Guide

    June 7, 2007

    Idle Wild

    Grab a seat and a mojito, and watch the summer go by.

  • News

    November 30, 2006

    Pucker Up

    And the award for the worst Colorado performance on national TV goes to…

  • News

    November 24, 2005

    The Rail Thing

    The Goosetown revives a piece of the past.

  • News

    September 8, 2005

    Main Street, USA

    The street is getting hot, but the fight for Colfax is finally cooling down.

  • New Year's Eve

    December 16, 2004
  • Dining

    November 20, 2003

    Drunk of the Week

    Goosetown Tavern

  • Dining

    May 9, 2002

    The Bite

    The Wynkoop’s hoping to get all decked out.

  • Dining

    April 19, 2001

    The Bite

    John Hickenlooper's lastest, and other news on the food front.

  • Best of Denver

    June 29, 2000

    Best jukebox

    Goosetown Tavern

  • Dining

    April 15, 1999
  • News

    December 18, 1997

    Closing Time

    Preservationists fear that a historic tavern bought by Coors will be razed.