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The Arvada Tavern, Arvada

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Nightlife · Bar / Club
Opening just after the repeal of prohibition in 1933 by Adolf Klein, the Arvada Tavern is the first bar establishment and holds the first liquor license issued, in Arvada.

We offer classic fine food, vintage cocktails and 10 select Colorado fresh brewed beers.
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  • The food and cocktails are exceptional, this place dates back to pre-prohibition and the speakeasy era..........if you’re visiting Denver PLEASE take the time to visit especially on a Friday or...  more »
  • Excellent food, service, ambiance ... But extremely noisy.  Conversation was difficult with the loud tables nearby.  No problem with people enjoying themselves but the restaurant design should always....  more »
  • This place is great. It has the feel of an old school speak easy. The cocktails are creative and whimsical, right down to the garnishes. And they taste great. Really cozy feel. Nice servers. Definitely will be back.
  • Absolutely loved the prohibition era atmosphere. They've paid a lot of attention to details like borax soap in the bathrooms. The upstairs music hall was a lovely spot to spend my birthday. The classic cocktails are top notch. Try the Tom Collins.

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