1. 1914 House

Set in a two story historic building in Old Town Niwot, 1914 House is focused on sustainable food made from scratch as well as a wide selection of drinks to try in their bar or in their private dining area.

Drinks to try:

Royal Vesper

empress 1908 gin, hanger one rose vodka, lillet blanc, house lavender syrup


finlandia grapefruit vodka, hand-squeezed grapefruit, lime, house rosemary syrup

Niwot’s Curse

knob creek rye, spanish vermouth, leopold bros. tart cherry liqueur, cinnamon bitters

2. Niwot Tavern

Niwot Tavern is a local favorite with a great happy hour ($1 0ff all drinks and small plates) from 2 to 6 pm every day. The bar also has breakfast on Saturdays and Sundays with $2 mimosas and bloody marys.

Drink to try:

3. Lucky Pie Pizza & Taphouse

There are three Lucky Pie locations in Colorado, with the other two being in Denver and Louisville, so you may already be aware of this delicious establishment. There’s nothing that goes better with a delicious pie than beer, and Lucky House has this down pat with a variety of local brews.

Drinks to try:

Juicy Bits IPA – New England

6.7% ABV
Greeley, CO

Sippin’ Pretty Sour – Fruited

4.5% ABV
Fort Collins, CO

Milk Stout Nitro Stout – Milk / Sweet


Kaylee was raised (but not *technically* born) in Colorado. She graduated from Regis University with a bachelor of arts in English. During her time at Regis she worked as a teaching assistant in a freshman classroom setting and in the writing center helping students on a variety of topics. While there, she discovered Cura Personalis, or care for the entire person, leading to her love of feminism and desire for equal rights for all. Kaylee is the managing editor for AboutBoulder, OnDenver, and a key member of the OnMetro team, launching this platform in cities across the United States.