There is an unparalleled, universal love for food and good vibes that set the perfect tone for connecting with new people and discussing business ventures. From sit-down, multi-course meals to speedy service, the restaurant selection in the Denver area is far from scarce. Looking for the perfect setting for your business lunch? The variety of these top 6 lunch spots may surprise you!
Earl’s Kitchen & Bar
Looking for a quiet, business professional environment? Earl’s is a perfect place for either sitting at the bar or a nice sit-down meal. This sleek, upscale chain lists healthy and contemporary options, whether you are wanting a full course meal while discussing business plans, or something light to share. Maintaining their classy reputation, service at Earl’s is better than average. And if you go on a Tuesday, all bottles of wine are half off! That’s a win in any book.
Have sushi lovers on your hands? Sushi Den is the go-to place for high-quality sushi in Colorado. There is really no other place like it. Every sauce and dish is made from scratch maintaining the consistency of health, fresh ingredients. It has been regarded as one of the premier sushi and Japanese restaurants in the United States for 31 years. Their fish is caught daily and directly sourced from the Japanese fish market, from the city of Fukuoka on Kyushu Island. There’s no question that Sushi Den is a sushi lover’s dream come true!
As has been previously discussed, I LOVE Sushi Den/Izakaya Den. On this trip as well as any future trips to Denver I will go out of my way to visit this place for dinner. On my most recent business trip, I met co-workers here after our sponsored Happy Hour and the food as always was amazing.”
Brett H. -Travelers Rest, SC
YaYa's Euro Bistro
This sophisticated and whimsical dining experience will surely impress your lunch guest. Mosaic tile floors, stone columns and hand-blown chandeliers set the “I mean business, but I’m also here to enjoy myself” tone. The menu is inspired by a combination of American, Italian, French and Greek cuisines, with a touch of Mediterranean Euro eats. Safe to say there is a little something for everyone at YaYa’s!
Eating at YaYa’s automatically makes you feel exceptional. From the décor to the iPad alcohol list, to personal greeting from the manager, you feel like you’re living you’re best life!”
-Michael Morrisey, Technical Recruiter
Looking for a simple place that serves outstanding food at a lower price? These Mexican street-food-style tacos in inventive varieties are your place! The variety of tacos can be overwhelming, but be assured, whatever flavor you’re looking for, Torchy’s Tacos has it. If brilliant tacos aren’t enough, let the little things make subtle impressions introduce your guest to Maine Root Sodas- a Fair Trade Certified supplier of handcrafted beverages sweetened with organic cane sugar. Their products pride themselves on providing the best tasting and environmentally responsible products possible.
Fun and relaxed environment with the most delicious chips and queso for sharing!”
Sara Moon, Technical Recruiter
The Kitchen American Bistro
The name sounds generic, but don’t be fooled. The Kitchen does quality New American food right while being affordable to the public. Pioneering the change in the industrial food system, their farm to table meals will leave a top notch impression from their selections of small or large plates without breaking your wallet. The contemporary furnishing makes the environment very light and welcoming, perfect for you and your business guest. This may be one of the more memorable meals you share in Denver.
Linger-Denver's Finest Eatuary
Want to make things a little more exciting for your lunch meeting? Linger is the former site of Denver’s historic Olinger Mortuary where the body of Buffalo Bill reportedly spent six months in 1917. Talk about an ice breaker! Embracing the building's history, from “Olinger Mortuary” to “Linger Eatuaries,” this lively restaurant with a rooftop lounge and global small plates is an exceptional place for any business lunch with an abundance of options to choose from, even those of the vegan crowd.
With so much new development going on in Denver, you can count on people from all backgrounds to gather in search of an amazing meal. Food is known to be a love language- experience something new over meal and make a better connection on your business lunch!