Freshcraft | Denver, Colorado
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Excellent based on 40 ratings
Type: Restaurant

1530 Blake St, Ste A
Denver, Colorado United States 80202 [ print map ]
303 758 9608 | facebook | twitter

Hours: Fri–Sat: 11am–2:00am, Sun-Thurs 11a-midnight

Mayor: ajnepple (7) | Taps: 26 | Bottles: 150


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Beer Available At Freshcraft (arranged by most recent)
Trinity 7 Day Golden Sour 87, Telluride Bridal Veil Rye Pale Ale 51, Lagunitas Waldo’s Special Ale 99, Cigar City 5 Beers for 5 Years - American-Style Barley Wine 87, Alaskan Pilot Series: Jalapeño Imperial IPA 92, Telluride / Marble Fish and Ted’s Excellent Collaboration , Westbrook Gose 98, Firestone Walker Walkers Reserve 97, Sierra Nevada Ovila Quad 98, Bristol Old No. 23 Barley Wine 94, Boulevard Smokestack Series - Chocolate Ale 94, Ommegang Chocolate Indulgence 96, Grand Teton Trout Hop Black IPA 95, Savant IPA 96, Speakeasy Big Daddy IPA 91, Trinity Farmhouse De Lon , Great Divide Sour Puss , River North Whiskey Barrel Aged Avarice 94, Oskar Blues Ten FIDY (Maker’s Mark Barrel) 98, River North Anniversary Ale #1 90
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40 reviews for Freshcraft
 Ambiance  79%
 Service  82%
 Selection  83%
 Food  79%
 Value  74%
 Overall  83%
 Rating  93%
Rating Distribution

  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 18/20
MrHangover  (62) Den Haag, Netherlands | October 13, 2013| Updated October 19, 2013
Visited a few times on my Denver trip. Nice ambience going on and great, friendly service. Really caring staff and willing to go the extra mile for you. I killed time here while i was waiting for my flight and had a great time by myself. Good selection, no rarities or anything special, just a very nice place to go to when in Denver.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 16/20
jmgreenuk  (165) The Hague, Netherlands | October 9, 2013
Visited during GABF week 2013. There are 25+ craft beers on tap plus plenty of bottles and cans. It’s big on food but drinking here without eating is just fine. They serve a flight of four beers and even give you a printed note in case your forget which one is which. The staff are super friendly and helpful unlike the Falling Rock up the road. There is plenty to keep any beer drinker happy here.
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD 5/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 13/20
Iphonephan  (182) McLean, Virginia | October 8, 2013
Decent draft selection, dominated by Colorado micros. Serve flights, which makes for economical tasting. Food was okay.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD 7/10   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 16/20
DiarmaidBHK  (735) Pennsylvania | September 23, 2013
Located in downtown Denver near Coors field this place has the feel of a shotgun house with the bar in front, a seating area in the middle, and a big room in the back with a massive projection screen. They had a lot of interesting CO stuff on tap and some solid local and regional craft bottles. The staff was friendly and really knowledgable about beer. The food was decent but the prices were very good considering the neighborhood.
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD 9/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 18/20
cards04  (104) Steinbach, Manitoba | July 5, 2013| Updated July 6, 2013
Excellent service with a knowledgeable staff. Quality beer selection. Great food. A must if you’re n Denver.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 18/20
Dogbrick  (701) Columbus, Ohio | December 23, 2012
(Visited 10/2012 during GABF): Freshcraft is in LoDo on Blake Street not too far from one of the 16th Street shuttle stops.

There is a small patio in front. The interior opens right into the bar area, with standing room on the left and the bar on the right. Beyond that is table seating then a small back bar. A large board behind the bar lists the beers.

Freshcraft features around 20 solid draughts, including brewers like Cigar City, Boulevard, Oskar Blues, SKA and Upslope. Fairly extensive bottle list too.

Service on a packed GABF day was good. The bartenders (both in front and in back) were friendly and knowledgeable about their beers. They were also doing events every day of GABF week (brewery features, rare beer tappings etc).

I did not try any food on my visit.

Overall this is a great beer bar to visit in Denver.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 17/20
Ibrew2or3  (350) Tempe, Arizona | October 21, 2012
Another long narrow space, like Star Bar, with the bar to the right in the front and booth seating midway and to the back on the right. They have an attentive friendly staff that seemed to perform well with this place packed. I absolutely love the flat screen tap list display that is linked to ratebeer. It is really easy to tell what’s on tap as opposed to Falling Rock. Kudos! They have a nice thorough tap selection with something like 20 ranging from local to far away. It will be fun to visit this place again when it isn’t as crazy busy as this visit and try some of the food.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 9/10   OVERALL 17/20
BrewDad  (443) Olympia, Washington | October 15, 2012
This is a super place. Nice tap list, great food and very nice service. Nice old brick building look and feel. Very good place.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 17/20
daknole  (392) Scottsdale, Arizona | October 12, 2012
Great place to drink a great beer. I thought the service was great considering the crowd of people.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 17/20
JPDurden24  (162) Chandler, Arizona | October 10, 2012
Cool place, nice tap selection. Nice people. I'll definitely frequent this place.

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