Top Bars To Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day 2013 In Denver

March 7, 2013 6:00 AM

Photo Credit: Patrick Carrols Via Facebook

Photo Credit: Patrick Carrols Via Facebook

Photo Credit: Patrick Carrols Via Facebook

St. Patrick’s Day is just around the corner and you have great choices for places to celebrate in Denver. Whether you are looking for a quiet place to enjoy some Irish drinks with family or friends, or catch some authentic Irish music, Denver has a place for you. Below are five of the best Irish pubs in town.

Katie Mullen’s Irish Restaurant & Pub
1550 Court Place
Denver, CO 80202
(303) 573-0336

Katie Mullen’s Irish Restaurant and Pub is conveniently located on the 16th Street Mall in downtown Denver. One of the best things about this bar is that it has a happy hour every day from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. There are 14 large-screen televisions for sports enthusiasts plus a great selection of Irish spirits and food for people who just want to hang out with friends. On Fridays and Saturdays, there is live music featuring some of Denver’s most talented musicians.

Patrick Carroll’s
3963 Tennyson St.
Denver, CO 80212
(303) 458-6666

Patrick Carroll’s is a popular Irish pub located in Northwest Denver that has been a staple to the neighborhood since 2005. It’s located in the art district and is a great place to stop in for a Guinness. The pub is known for its homemade fish and chips as well as its own special Scottie burger. Patrick Carroll’s has a ton of fun games to help melt the stress from your work day. Games include shuffleboard, darts, pool, board games and more. Enjoy daily specials when it comes to both food and spirits. An added bonus is that there are two happy hours every day from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. and 10 p.m. to 12 a.m.

The Irish Snug
1201 E. Colfax Ave.
Denver, CO 80218
(303) 839-1394

The Irish Snug is located in the Capitol Hill neighborhood. All weekend long, enjoy Irish celebrations with a parade on Saturday and a day-long party on Sunday. The bar has a fantastic menu, including a late night menu. One of the best parts about this pub is the fact that it’s dog friendly. There are daily specials including Sunday at the Snug that features a brunch menu from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

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The Celtic Tavern
1801 Blake St.
Denver, CO 80202
(303) 308-1795

The Celtic Tavern is one of the most popular Irish pubs in the downtown Denver area. The bar has some great specials including daily happy hour drinks and food. Dinner and late night menus are offered seven days a week. The Celtic Tavern is also known for its delicious hamburgers and it boasts the best fish and chips in Colorado. It’s a great place to celebrate this year’s St. Patrick’s Day, whether it be for authentic Irish food or fun Irish drinks. This pub has something for everyone.

The Irish Hound
575 St. Paul St.
Denver, CO 80206
(303) 996-0709

The Irish Hound is located in the Cherry Creek neighborhood. It’s a great option for St. Patrick’s Day with daily drink and food specials. An added bonus: each Wednesday it hosts “Live Trivia with Geeks who Drink.” It’s a great place to celebrate this year’s St. Patrick’s Day, and when you go, the homemade potato chips are a must. You can include one of the delicious burgers and a Guinness to have the full Irish pub experience.

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Michelle Humphrey is a freelance writer living in Denver. Her work can be found here.