The space that was once home to legendary Capitol Hill dive the Congress Lounge got new owners and a much-needed scrubbing in 2007, and reopened as the Satellite Bar. Although it could still be considered a dive by younger folks who've never been to a good old-fashioned one like the Nob Hill up the street, the Satellite is really just a small, comfortable, no-frills joint where there's not a lot to do beyond drinking and engaging in some colorful Colfax people-watching. That said, you're bound to meet a good assortment of interesting people inside, as well.
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As the days get colder, you can count on Colfax Avenue to stay burning bright at all hours, full of places to take refuge from the wind. One place that has become a quietly reliable Colfax fixture over the years, as well as a great ...
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