Top 10 Denver Nuggets Sports Bars

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Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado, is home of the Denver Nuggets of the National Basketball Association and the Colorado Avalanche of the National Hockey League. Photo Credit: Alexander Migl.

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If you can’t attend the NBA playoffs in person, there are many sports bars in Colorado that broadcast Nuggets games. These are some of the best Denver Nuggets sports bars in Denver, where you can root for the Nuggets in the company of other Nuggets fans.

Denver Nuggets Team History

The Denver Nuggets are a professional basketball team in the United States.

The Denver Nuggets play in the Northwest Division of the Western Conference of the National Basketball Association (NBA).

Founded in 1967, the team was originally called the Denver Larks. Playing in the American Basketball Association (ABA), the team was changed to Denver Rockets before their first season.

The basketball team’s name was changed to the Denver Nuggets in 1974. When the ABA and NBA merged in 1976, the team continued to play under the same name.

The Denver Nuggets play home games at Pepsi Center, a multi-use arena that is located in Denver, Colorado.

In addition to the Nuggets, the arena is home to the Colorado Avalanche of the National Hockey League (NHL). The Colorado Mammoth of the National Lacrosse League (NLL). who also play home games there.

Concerts are held in the arena when no sporting events are scheduled.

The Nuggets have won 11 division titles and no conference titles. The team has never won an NBA championship.

Best Denver Nuggets Sports Bars in Denver

Here are some of the best sports bars and restaurants in Denver where you can watch the Nuggets.

However, you should call ahead to make sure they will show the game and that the sound will be turned on.

PLEASE NOTE: Because of COVID-19, some of the establishments on this list might be temporarily or permanently closed. Either that, or they might not be able to show games or serve alcohol. Therefore, make sure to call first before going!

  1. Chopper’s Sports Grill – 80 South Madison Street, Cherry Hill, Denver, Colorado. Telephone: (303) 399-4448.  FACEBOOK
  2. Blake Street Tavern – 2301 Blake Street, Denver, Colorado. Telephone: (303) 675-0505. FACEBOOK
  3. The Fainting Goat – 846 Broadway, Denver, Colorado. Telephone: (303) 945-2323.  FACEBOOK
  4. Thirsty Lion Gastropub & Grill – 1605 Wynkoop Street, Denver, Colorado. Telephone: (303) 623-0316.  FACEBOOK
  5. Occidental Bar – 1950 West 32nd Avenue, Denver, Colorado. Telephone: (303) 997-8886. FACEBOOK
  6. ViewHouse Ballpark – 2015 Market Street, Denver, Colorado. Telephone: (720) 878-2015.  FACEBOOK
  7. Jackson’s Denver – 1520 20th Street, Denver, Colorado. Telephone: (303) 298-7625.  FACEBOOK
  8. Hayter’s & Co. – 1920 Blake Street, Denver, Colorado. Telephone: (303) 297-8279. FACEBOOK
  9. Esters Neighborhood Pub – 1950 South Holly Street, Denver, Colorado. Telephone: (303) 955-4904.  FACEBOOK
  10. Cherry Cricket – 2641 East 2nd Avenue, Denver, Colorado. Telephone: (303) 322.7666.  FACEBOOK
  11. Whisky Tango Foxtrot – 2907 Huron Street, Denver, Colorado. Telephone: (303) 226-1540.  FACEBOOK

Best Denver Nuggets Sports Bars in Other Cities

Here are some of the best sports bars and restaurants in ither citiesw where you can root for the Nuggets.

However, you should call ahead to make sure they will show the game and that the sound will be turned on.

PLEASE NOTE: Because of COVID-19, some of the establishments on this list might be temporarily or permanently closed. Either that, or they might not be able to show games or serve alcohol. Therefore, make sure to call first before going!

Not all of these watch bars are exclusively Denver Nuggets sports bars. However,  they do tend to attract lots of Nuggets fans on game day.

Sometimes fans migrate to other bars.  Sometimes bars close. And sometimes they are booked for special events. Always call ahead to make sure that the Nuggets game you want to watch will be broadcast.

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This list of the best Denver Nuggets sports bars is part of a series of posts on sports bars for fans of NBA teams.

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