Quality Inn & Suites
7240 W. Jefferson Avenue
Lakewood, CO 80235
Phone: (303) 989-4600
Fax: (303) 339-9829
Bars & Cafes
Eck's Saloon, located in Lakewood, is quite close to Denver and is a major local music magnet. Every night the club has something different to offer. Each day of the week is dedicated to a local band and events like ladies night, karaoke nights, free food night and the like are regular here. If the live-music isn't enough for you, there are over 40 TV screens, 8 pool tables, foosball, dartboards, air hockey and arcade games to keep you entertained. Voted as the best local bar, Eck's Saloon is definitely worth a visit for the the varied range of local live-band performances it hosts.
Olive Garden serves up authentic Italian cuisine. Their signature bread sticks and one-of-a-kind menu make them an American icon. Standard Italian options like bruchetta, calamari, ravioli, and eggplant parmigiana line their lengthy menu. More exotic items like salmon, chicken dishes, and innovative pizzas are also available. For the calorie-counter, Olive Garden has a range of low fat and low carbohydrate options. Their bottomless salads ensure a well-balanced feast. Enjoy your meal with a bottle from their extensive wine list or one of their tropical island drinks. Finally, top it all off with a little something from their dessert menu- their cakes, custards, and ice creams are sure to win you over.
If you have a hankering for seafood Red Lobster is the place to go. Red Lobster has a wide variety of good eats for the whole family. Various appetizers, special entrees, drinks and desserts ensure a menu with something for just about anybody. Lunch and dinner menus include shrimp, soups and salads, seafood platters, chicken, steak, and pasta. For calorie-counters, choose from the LightHouse Menu, which highlights dishes that won't cause you to tip the scales. A Kid's Menu is available with fine fare for the little ones like chicken fingers and mac & cheese. Be sure to save room for a scrumptious dessert. Gift Cards are available as a great gift for the seafood lover.
Though the House of Windsor might not have the most convenient location, it is well worth seeking out. Run by British ex-pats in Lakewood, this tea-room is one of the most authentic British teahouses in Colorado. House of Windsor's staff bakes their meals and desserts daily. Whether you're ordering quiche, candy, sandwiches, meat pies. All food will be freshly made that morning. The menu includes daily specials of affordable tea snacks and meals. As a bonus, the House of Windsor has a special movie lunch once a month. The movie lunch showcases British favorites and themed meals. Be sure to try their trifle! (British sponge cake spread with jam and soaked in sherry, custard sauce, and cream) -Sabrina Zirakzadeh
Red & Jerry's is a complete entertainment center south of downtown. The choices are endless: dinner, high tech video games, or off-track gambling. If you choose to eat first, the menu has traditional American bar staples ranging from burgers and sandwiches to pizza and fish and chips. The arcade is massive and includes state-of-the-art games such as life-size NASCAR, as well as traditional favorites like Skeeball, Tron and Pac-Man. Bet on dogs and horses via television. All winning tickets are redeemed on the spot. There is also a sports bar on site.
Cafe Terracotta is a quaint restaurant nested in a Victorian home in Littleton. The warm ambiance with its red bricks, dim lighting, hardwood floors, exhibition kitchen and bar, will just want you to linger more after your meal. Maybe that's why it's so popular with the locals. The cafe's beautiful patio which has a lovely sculpted garden is another reason for its popularity. It's a great place to enjoy amazing food and drinks with those whom you love and care and also with your colleagues. A houseful of friendly noises and romance brewing, that's what Cafe Terracotta is while serving breakfast, lunch and dinner. Come see for yourself.
The Tavern Littleton is one of the chains of the Tavern group and has their signature rooftop patio in this restaurant as well. The trendy eatery has indoor and outdoor dining along with fireplaces, HDTVs, bars and a lovely contemporary menu. Unlike the other Taverns, the games room has not yet debuted here however will be coming soon.Serving lunch, dinner and weekend brunch, it is a fun place to be in with your family and friends. Also the Tavern is great for late night dining.
An entertainment venue that is fun for the whole family! The place does have a place to eat, which serves more snack items than proper meals. If you are planning a trip bowling here, note that the place stresses reservations.
Olive Garden serves up authentic Italian cuisine. Their signature bread sticks and one-of-a-kind menu make them an American icon. Standard Italian options like bruchetta, calamari, ravioli, and eggplant parmigiana line their lengthy menu. More exotic items like salmon, chicken dishes, and innovative pizzas are also available. For the calorie-counter, Olive Garden has a range of low fat and low carbohydrate options. heir bottomless salads ensure a well-balanced feast. Enjoy your meal with a bottle from their extensive wine list or one of their tropical island drinks. Finally, top it all off with a little something from their dessert menu- their cakes, custards, and ice creams are sure to win you over.
Romancing the Bean is located in the old train station at the entrance to the Littleton light rail station, and what a nice introduction to downtown Littleton it is! As the name implies, this cafe has a love affair with coffee. Every morning Romancing the Bean lists what freshly roasted flavors are available for their many coffee drinks. Those looking for more will love the smoothies, Italian sodas, boba tea, seasonal hot and cold treats, and more, all for budget-friendly prices. To go with your drinks, Romancing the Bean also serves lunch, breakfast, and snacks. The menu may not be exciting, but everything is made fresh that morning and tastes delicious. Whether you're stopping by to start your day of sight-seeing or to end it, Romancing the Bean is a lovely way to do both. -Sabrina Zirakzadeh
Herman's Hideaway is reputed to be one of the best places to see live music in Denver. The club could easily pass for a biker bar and takes pride in its scruffy look. The inside is dark and smoky and bars line both sides of the room. The hottest local bands rock the club during the week and occasionally you will see a national act take the stage. Among some of the accomplished artists who played here in the past are the Dave Matthews Band, and the homegrown jam group Big Head Todd and the Monsters.
Nestled in Lakewood, about 9 miles away from the city of Denver, 240 Union offers a wonderfully modern American fare. Taking from the freshest of produce, classic dishes are contorted with flair producing surprising new combinations of feel and flavors. Never going overboard, the menu comforts with familiar offers of wood fired pizzas, cheeseburgers, steak and seafood mains; the trick lying with how they turn it up a notch to suit a fine dining grade. Sunday brunches are as popular as the dinners which feature Prime Rib specials. To complement each course, wine from their handsome selection and 240 Union further reaches into favoritism with catering and private event services. For reservations and more, call ahead or take a tour of their website.