Easter Brunch at the Golden Hotel

April 11, 2019

Easter will be here before you know it! The Bridgewater Grill in the Golden Hotel will be serving their usual (overwhelmingly good) brunch on Sunday April 21st. Brunch starts at 10:30AM with the final seating at 3:30PM. Learn more…. Reservation are required: 303.279.2010.

Enjoy selections including Roasted Leg of Lamb, House-Smoked Roasted Prime Rib, Southwest Salmon, Smoked Virginia Ham, Chef’s Seafood Selections and Blackened Chicken Breast in addition to a variety of Freshly Prepared Salads, an Omelet Station, Traditional Eggs Benedict, Candied Pecan Waffles, an indulgent Dessert Display and Much More!

Bridgewater Grill in the Golden Hotel |  800 11th St.  |  303-279-2010 | Map

Western on Washington!

April 6, 2019

This coming Friday, April 12th, don your Wild West best and stroll among Golden’s finest saloons during the Western on Washington. This is great community event: it’s a fund-raiser to fund new playground equipment for Mitchell Elementary.

Tickets start at just $30 and include libations and chuck wagon tastes at the Buffalo Rose, the Old Capitol Grill & Smokehouse, Miners Saloon, Ace Hi Tavern, Jolynn’s Food & Spirits, Barrels & Bottles Brewery, Colorado +49 Cidery & Pub, and the Golden Hotel/Bridgewater Grill.

After all the gallivanting, settle in at the new Buffalo Rose for a concert by 2018 Telluride Bluegrass Band Contest Winner Wood Belly. Learn more and buy tickets….

Lots of Irish Food This Weekend

March 16, 2019

Grateful Bread is offering a special St. Patrick’s Day baking of Parker House Rolls (made with lots of local butter) today. They remind us that these rolls are the perfect complement to corned beef and cabbage–as are their rye bread and pumpernickel bread. Get them before they sell out! If you miss them don’t worry–they have a couple dozen other breads, buns, and rolls today. They will be open from 10AM-2:30PM.
Grateful Bread | 425 Violet Street | 303-681-5406 | Map

The Bridgewater Grill at the Golden Hotel has some special menu items this weekend, including a breakfast of Green Eggs and Ham with Green Bell Pepper and Golden Hash for $12. For lunch and dinner, they’re offering Corned Beef and Cabbage – House Corned Beef Brisket, Herman Joseph Beer Braised Cabbage, Fingerling Potatoes and Roasted Baby Carrots served with your choice of House or Caesar Salad for $18 OR Shepherd’s Pie served with your choice of House or Caesar Salad and Caraway Garlic Bread $18
Bridgewater Grill  |  800 11th St.  |  303-279-2010  |  Map

New Terrain Brewing is having a St. Paddy’s Party
11AM-11PM. Don your green and let’s get silly for some St. Patrick’s Day shenanigans! We’ll have Irish GreenGrass by Ragged Union, Irish dancers, tasty-riffic Irish bites from J Street Catering and Food Truck, and we’ll toast with our seasonal special, the MintNight Express Chocolate-Mint Stout. Sláinte!
New Terrain Brewing Company  |  16401 Table Mountain Parkway  |  (720) 771-6997  |  Map

Mountain Toad Brewing is releasing a tadpole (small) batch of Irish Coffee Stout today, and they’re offering discounts all weekend on Irish Red and Ryrish Stout, as well as green Mountain Toad green shirts and hats.
Mountain Toad Brewing  |  900 Washington Avenue  |  720-638-3244  |  Map

Jolynn’s Food and Spirits will be serving corned beef and cabbage, reubens, and green beer all weekend.
Jolynn’s Food & Spirits  |  1224 Washington Avenue  |  303-271-0730  |  Map

Holidaily Brewing will be visited by Dedicated Bistro & Bakery from 12-8PM, serving gluten-free Shepherd’s Pie, Fish & Chips, Reuben Load Fried, Irish Shortbread Cookies, and more.
Holidaily Brewing Co.  |  801 Brickyard Circle  |  303-867-5309  |  Map

Tune in tomorrow for more St. Patrick’s Day delights!

Valentine’s Dinner at The Golden Hotel

February 10, 2019

In the tradition of the grand hotels of the old West, we proudly present our Valentine’s Dinner Selections. These special selections will be available on February 14, 15 and 16 in the restaurant during dinner hours. Our full regular menu will also be available. Advance reservations required: 303.279.2010.

Appetizer
Shrimp and Blue Crab Cocktail
Salad
Baby Spring Mix Greens with Coriander Grilled Asparagus
Honey-Glazed Pine Nut and Applewood-Smoked Colorado Goat Cheese
with Agave Raspberry Vinaigrette
Entrée
Fire-Grilled Beef Tenderloin with Caramelized Onion Sauce
or
Butter-Baked Lobster Tail
Served with Honey-Glazed Carrots and Herb-Roasted Fingerling Potatoes
(Entrée duet add $15)
Dessert
Dark Chocolate-Dipped Strawberry Cheesecake
$52 per person plus tax

Golden Hotel  |  Bridgewater Grill  |  800 11th St.  |  303-279-2010

Super Bowl Parties in Golden

February 3, 2019

Chances are good that any bar or restaurant that has a TV will have it tuned to the Super Bowl, but here are specific parties that I know of here in Golden:

Ace Hi Tavern
The Ace is serving up a free BBQ buffet during the Super Bowl. Drink specials all day long!
Ace Hi Tavern  |  1216 Washington Avenue  |  303-279-9043

Bridgewater Grill at the Golden Hotel
Join us in the Lounge for SUPER BOWL SUNDAY! We will be offering our “Golden Hour” today. Our “Golden Hour” menu features House-Smoked Pork Sliders, Rosa’s Award-Winning Pork Green Chili, Smoked Paprika Roasted Garlic House-Made Hummus, Chili Cheese Fries and Smoked Gouda Bites. In addition, we will also be featuring Buffalo Hot Wings and Chips with Salsa and Guacamole. All items are just $5 each! 12-8PM
Bridgewater Grill  |  800 11th St.  |  303-279-2010  |  Map

Cast Iron Tavern
Come watch the Super Bowl with us on the big projection screen and tv takeover! We’ll have a special football menu, beer deals, and touchdown Jell-O shots! Last year’s Super Bowl brought on our awesome Philly Cheesesteak, and we can’t wait to see what Chef Bob comes up with this year! What better way to spend the ultimate Sunday Fun-day?! Open at 11AM
Cast Iron Tavern  |  111 N. Rubey Dr  |  303-271-9315  |  Map

Trailhead Taphouse
Rally up the crew and come on down to the Trailhead Taphouse & Kitchen in historic Golden, CO to celebrate Super Bowl Sunday! All day specials, 22 drinks on tap, and big screen TVs. See you then! 11AM-9:30PM
Trailhead Taphouse  |  811 12th St.  |  720-638-9009  |  Map

Wrigley’s Chicago Bar & Grill
20 large screen TVs, shots and drinks specials, plus a free halftime dinner buffet!
Wrigley’s Chicago Bar & Grill | 18200 W. Colfax Ave. | 303-277-1551 | Map

Preview of February Business Events in Golden

February 1, 2019

Golden restaurants are taking advantage of our holiday lights to launch a new event this year: Winter Lights, Winter Nights will last from February 1st-10th. More than a dozen Golden restaurants are offering special menus, free drinks with an entree, discounts, etc. Enjoy a stroll downtown to enjoy the beautiful holiday lights, and follow up with a special dining experience. Since we’re also celebrating Heart and Soul of Golden month, why not see a play at Miners Alley or take advantage of free admission at the Golden History Center, the Rocky Mountain Quilt Museum, or the CSM Geology Museum? See the Winter Lights, Winter Nights list to plan a great evening out….

Of course, Golden’s businesses have many other events planned this month. A partial list appears below. For details on any of the following, see the Calendar of Events.

1
Mountain Toad Brewing – First Friday Happy Hour with Dee Dee and the Shakers, 4-7PM
Winter on the Rocks Pre-Party at Nomad Taqueria
Quilt ’til U Wilt
2
Free Pancake Breakfast at Avalanche Harley-Davidson
Heart Candy Box workshop at Home Depot
Brewery Boot Camp at Holidaily
Holidaily’s 3rd Anniversary Party
Earth Sweet Botanicals – Three Year Anniversary Party
Ski And Board Tune Onesie Party! at Coda Brewing
Woody’s Downhill Saturday
3
Tony Rosario at Dirty Dogs Roadhouse
Super Bowl Parties at Bridgewater Grill, Cast Iron Tavern, Wrigley’s Chicago Bar & Grill, and Trailhead Taphouse
3rd Annual Mountain Toad’s Gigante Guac-Off
4
Complimentary Wine Tasting at Indulge
5
CMS Avalanche Awareness Clinic at Bent Gate
6
Bend at the Barrel – Yoga and Tea Pairing
7
Class: Turtle Pincusion at the Golden Quilt Company
Cooking Class – The Power of Chocolate at Earth Sweet Botanicals
8
Healthy Skin Club at Earth Sweet Botanicals
9
Easy Bath Updates at Home Depot
Couples Massage Workshop @ Golden Yoga and Healing Arts
Spa Day at Virtuosity Dance Centre
Valentine Cookie Decorating
1st Annual Community Beer Night at Pedal Pushers
Dance & Yoga Night at Ashtanga Yoga
10
Drum Circle Mediation – Golden Body & Brain Yoga
Natural Perfume Making Workshop – Earth Sweet Botanicals
Sip and Shop at Cast Iron Tavern
11
Paint and Sip Class at Holidaily
12
Sipping +Sewing – Beginners at Holidaily
Golden Beer Talks at Windy Saddle
13
Fly-Tying Class
Backcountry 101 at Bent Gate
14
Valentine’s Day Truffle & Beer Tasting at New Terrain
Valentine’s Scents & Sips – A Candle, Wine & Floral Experience @ Mountain Lux Candles
Family Game Night at On Tap Credit Union
Inspired by Mountains at Bent Gate
Valentine’s Day Menu at the Golden Hotel (14th – 16th)
15
Valentine’s Day Date Night @ Virtuosity Dance Centre
16
Installing a Faucet at Home Depot
Let Your Love Show – A Couples Yoga & Relationship Workshop @ Golden Yoga and Healing Arts
Folk ‘n Frosting: A Bluegrass, Wine and Cupcake Event at Barrels & Bottles
18
Open Mic at Dirty Dogs Roadhouse
20
Ski & Snowboard Tune Night at New Terrain
Fly-Tying with Golden River Sports
21
Home Heating Methods at Golden Real Estate
Make a Pipe Coat Hanger at Home Depot
23
Mystery Mayhem at Golden Quilt Company
Installing Wall Tile at Home Depot
Buffalo Bill Birthday Party @ Rock Rest Lodge
24
SAT Prep Workshop – English
25
Open Mic Night at Dirty Dogs Roadhouse
26
Cooking Class – Soups & Stews at Earth Sweet Botanicals
27
Of Mountains and Mental Health at Bent Gate


New Year’s Eve Celebrations in Golden

December 30, 2018

Do you have plans for New Year’s Eve? There are several celebrations planned here in town, including a Disco Party (Miners Saloon), a Polka Party (Kickers Club) , live jazz (Bridgewater Grill), guitar (Dagotto’s), retro rock (Dirty Dogs) and lots of great food!

BRIDGEWATER GRILL @ the Golden Hotel
800 11th Street
303-279-2010
Three Course Dinner $63
Dinner & Wine Pairing $72
Tax, service, and beverages (other than wine pairings) extra.
Menu
Live music from 6:00 to 10:00 p.m., featuring Teresa Carroll – vocals, Andy Weyl – piano, Ken Walker – bass and Dave Rolhf – drums
Reservations required: 303-279-2010

DAGOTTO’S PANINI BISTRO
700 12th Street
720-379-7751
Reservations required
Chef Tony is preparing a wonderful 5 course Italian Dinner and paired wines to compliment each course (Soup: Lobster Bisque; Salad: Caesar Salad; Pasta: Penne Pasta with Spinach and Prosciutto; Entrée: Beef Tenderloin or Seared Salmon; Dessert: Holiday Hazelnut Chocolate Crostata). We will also have champagne toasts on the hour beginning at 10pm-Midnight. Entertainment: Mike Scarpelli.  Door prizes!  $75.00 per person. There is a discount for customers who wish to not have the wine pairings. 
8:00 p.m. to Midnight

DENVER KICKERS
16776 W. 50th Avenue
303-279-9097
Featuring The Alpine Polkadots
Party favors and champagne toast at midnight
Member $10.00 / Guest $15.00 – Food and drinks available for purchase
Doors open at 7:00 p.m. / Band 8:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m.

DIRTY DOGS ROADHOUSE
17999 W. Colfax Avenue
303-384-3644
We are offering a four-course dinner consisting of Crab Stuffed Mushrooms, a salad, 14-16oz Prime Rib and 1/2lb King Crab leg entree, and a Crème Brulee for $60 per person. Make your reservations soon. We only have seating for 15 couples unless you bring friends, and then we can seat two couples at each table. We will also have the heaters on on the patio! The Prime Rib with be rare to Medium this year!!!
Dinner followed by our 2nd Annual  New Year’s Bash! We have the Jane’s Gang Band playing from 9:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m. These guys are freakin’ good!!! Come on out and rock in the New Year with us! We will have champagne and party favors at midnight.

INDULGE BISTRO & WINE BAR 
1299 Washington Avenue 
 303-277-9991 
Pop the bubbly and ring in the New Year with us at Indulge Bistro & Wine Bar.    Featuring an affordable a la carte menu with some of our customers’ favorite items, as well as lobster and fillet mignon surf and turf special.  Special “6 Under $60” sparkling wine list.
11:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.

MINERS SALOON
1109 Miners Alley
303-993-3850
Disco New Year’s Eve
8:30 p.m. to close
Prizes and giveaways
Complimentary champagne toast at midnight

MOUNTAIN TOAD BREWING
900 Washington Avenue
720-638-3244
Come celebrate New Year’s Eve with Farmer on the Hive at Mountain Toad Brewery. We will have a special menu that will pair with any beer on tap!
4:00 to 10:00 p.m.

NEW TERRAIN BREWING COMPANY
16401 Table Mountain Pkwy
720-697-7848
New Year’s Eve Pre-Party
Join us for our 3rd annual New Year’s Eve pre-party! We’ll have a full bevy of frothy brews flowing, and Whitewater Ramble will be bringing the groovy vibes with their High-Octane Rocky Mountain DanceGrass! At 9:00 p.m. we’ll raise a glass together as we toast to the awesomeness that awaits us in 2019!

Christmas Day Dining Options in Golden

December 25, 2018

BRIDGEWATER GRILL @ the Golden Hotel
800 11th Street
$32 per person
Tax & gratuity not included  
Beverages separate
Reservations:  303-279-2010

TABLE MOUNTAIN GRILL AND CANTINA
1310 Washington Avenue
$42 adults
$35 seniors 65+
$16 children ages 6-12 years
FREE children 5 years and younger
Tax & gratuity not included
Non alcoholic beverages included
Reservations:  303-216-8040
10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

DIRTY DOGS ROADHOUSE
17999 W. Colfax Avenue
303-384-3644
We will have a ham at 2:00 p.m.  Everyone bring the other stuff!! Eat until it’s gone.  Merry Christmas, Everyone!!

BARRELS AND BOTTLES
600 12th Street
720-328-3643
Free soup and chips.
5:00 to 10:00 p.m.

Christmas Dinner at the Bridgewater Grill in the Golden Hotel

December 18, 2018

In the tradition of the grand hotels of the old West, we present our Christmas Dinner Special:

Artisan Bread Basket

Soup Course
Award-winning Smokin’ Gun Elk Chili topped with Shredded Smoked Cheddar, Crème Fraiche and served with a Herb Cornbread Muffin on the side

Entrée Course
Beef Wellington sauced with Foie Gras Demi and garnished with Truffle Frisee

Dessert Course
Breckenridge Bourbon Chocolate Pecan Pie with Candied Pecans, Caramel Sauce and Vanilla Bean Whipped Cream

Available during Christmas Eve and Christmas Day dinner, in addition to our regular Bridgewater Grill menu.

$32.00 per person, not including tax or service. Beverages separate. Reservations strongly recommended 303.279.2010

Bridgewater Grill  |  800 11th St.  |  303-279-2010  |  Map

Sleep, Eat, and Meet Locally at the Golden Hotel

October 4, 2018

Golden Hotel - Golden Colorado

The Golden Hotel has a beautiful location, overlooking Clear Creek and the historic downtown.  Think of them first when looking for a place to dine, have a meeting, or stay!

DINE LOCAL
Don’t feel like cooking? Enjoy American casual cuisine with us.
Featuring Colorado Proud ingredients.
Serving breakfast, lunch, dinner and “Golden Hour” daily.
Located in Downtown Golden on Clear Creek.
Bridgewater Grill reservations: 303.279.2010

GATHER LOCAL
Need at place to meet? We have over 6,500 square feet of event space.
Celebrating weddings, birthdays, graduations, reunions, baby showers and more.
Meeting space with free wi-fi and complete audio visual needs.
Lively lounge for after work get togethers.
Event space reservations: 303.215.4145

STAY LOCAL
Family visiting? We’ve got you covered!
Providing 5 star bedding, plush robes, 50” TV with HD programming and more.
Breathtaking views of Clear Creek and the Rocky Mountain Foothills.
Room blocks available as an addition to your meeting or event.
Hotel Reservations: 303.279.0100

Golden Hotel | Bridgewater Grill | 800 11th St. | 303-279-2010 | Map