Root Down


Root Down offers globally inspired seasonal cuisine with high-level service and a funky casual atmosphere. The menu incorporates fresh ingredients from local growers as well as sustainable meats and fish. The midcentury modern décor is infused with recycled and reclaimed items creating its hip progressive spirit. Root Down is a one of a kind restaurant with a story-rich and sophisticated dining experience.


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Green Practices
  • Activities/Tours for Leisure/Business groups:
  • Blocks to CCC: 19
  • Event Space:
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  • Hours: Dinner Hours: Mon-Thurs: 5pm–10pm, Fri-Sat: 5pm–11pm, Sun: 5pm–9pm (Bar stays open later – 12am-ish). Happy Hour (bar only) Mon– Fri: 4:30pm–6:30pm. Brunch Hours: Sat–Sun: 10am–2:30pm
  • Indoor Fire Code: 220
  • Miles to airport: 23
  • Miles to CCC: 2.5
  • Total Capacity (if applicable): 250
  • Breakfast:
  • Dinner:
  • Facility & Décor Description: Private room that seats up to 24 guests. Our bar/ lounge area can also accommodate parties of up to 100 for cocktails and appetizers. Main or whole restaurant space available for rental- please email for more information.
  • Allow Buy Out:
  • Cuisine: International
  • Denver Original:
  • Has a Full Bar:
  • Has Entertainment:
  • Open Sundays:
  • Pricing: $
  • Private Rooms Available:
  • Reservations Recommended:
  • Serves Alcoholic Beverages:
  • Serves Breakfast:
  • Serves Dinner:
Restaurant Information
  • Curbside Pick-Up:
  • Delivery:
  • Take-Out:
  • Dine-In:
Restaurant Memberships
  • Certified Green Business:
  • Colorado Proud Member:
  • Eat Denver Member:
Menu Options
  • Gluten-Free Option Available:
  • Menu Price Option: $45.00
  • Vegan Option Available:
  • Vegetarian Option Available:
  • First Course Heading: First Course
  • First Course Options: (choice of one): Carrot & Thai Red Curry Soup / Apple Pear Chutney & Cilantro GF Roasted Baby Beet Salad / Arugula, Radish, Colorado Goat Cheese, Toasted Hazelnuts, Beet Sunflower Seed Pesto & Basil Vinaigrette GF/V Devils on Horseback / Tender Belly Bacon, Smoked Almonds, Gournay Cheese Fondue, Peppadew Peppers & Sherry Gastrique GF Carrot Gnocchi / Smoked Almond Cracker, Roasted Mushrooms, Pecorino, Kale Jalapeno Pesto & Roasted Tomato Salsa
  • Second Course Heading: Second Course
  • Second Course Options: (choice of one): Moroccan Roasted Chicken / Grilled Lemon, Charred Broccoli, Harissa Carrots, Medjool Date & Lentil Salsa Verde, Preserved Lemon Yogurt & Black Sesame Tahini (Sub Country Fried Tofu) GF/V Rockfish Tom Kha* / Radish, Roasted Carrots, Snap Peas, Cilantro, Bamboo Rice & Chili Oil GF Callicrate Pork Loin*/ Gigante Bean Ragout, Guanciale, Brussels Sprouts, Butternut Squash & Piquillo Pepper Salsa GF
  • Third Course Heading: Third Course
  • Third Course Options: (choice of one) Apple Tamarind Cobbler / 5 spice Coconut Whip, Super Seed Crust (vg/gf) Chocolate Pudding / Dark Chocolate Brownie, Vanilla Whipped Cream, Espresso Caramel (gf) Banana Cream Pie / Black Sesame Whip, Cocoa Nib Tuile, Smoked Sea Salt
Green Practices
  • Certifiably Green Denver Business:
  • Certified Organic:
  • Green Key Certified:
  • Green Practice Desc: We use sustainable, locally farmed and mostly organic ingredients and have a food donation program. We recycle, compost, and use biodegradable to-go containers, recycled paper products and green cleaning supplies. We have low-flush toilets and are also partially wind powered through Excel.
  • Green Seal Certified:
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  • LEED Certified:

Meeting Facilities

Facility Info
Meeting Rooms
  • Description Private room that seats up to 40 guests. Our bar/ lounge area can also accommodate parties of up to 150-175 for reception style. Main or whole restaurant space available for rental — please email for more information.
  • Total Sq. Ft. 400
  • Catering In-house
  • Type of Venue Restaurant
  • Type of Event Reception, Banquet
  • Number of Rooms 2
Full Buy Out
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 1500
  • Reception Capacity: 250
Private Dining Room
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 400
  • Banquet Capacity: 40
Bar/ Lounge
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 800
  • Reception Capacity: 175



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