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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Park
“Excellent for hiking & biking, offering great views of the mountains and city! ”
  • 14 locals recommend
Brewery
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“Great selection of beers and wine. Outdoor seating and food served...although, as with all breweries in Golden, you can bring in your own food too. ”
  • 20 locals recommend
Burger Joint
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“Bobs Atomic Burgers is a hidden gem - a small, local place tucked away along the outskirts of downtown golden. For the price you get the best bang for your buck for these juicy burgers. ”
  • 16 locals recommend
Wine Bar
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“Excellent food and atmosphere. Great wine selection, walk to restaurant. Love their wine samplings and charcuterie board.”
  • 18 locals recommend
Park
“Apex Park is in our back yard - it is perfect for hiking, biking and trail running! ”
  • 13 locals recommend
  • 1 Experience
Café
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“Very good coffee, my favorite and food is gourmet! Mention Hillary with Skyeluxuryrentals.com and you will get a 10% off of your order!”
  • 17 locals recommend
History Museum
“300+ Stair climb to the Cabrini Shrine, overlooking Denver. There is also a chapel and garden, stations of the cross, and a church. Beautiful!”
  • 6 locals recommend
Parking
“"Taste the Rockies!" Coors Brewery, the world's largest brewing site still uses the same Rocky Mountain spring water that Adolph Coors discovered in 1873. Free, self-guided tours show every step in the brewing process, and end with free samples for those over 21.”
  • 129 locals recommend
New American Restaurant
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“Golden's finest dining, just trust me it's worth the cost. Reservations are recommended.”
  • 15 locals recommend
Hotel
“Table Mountain Inn Restaurant, awesome mexican food, great drinks and it's in the historic, beautiful town of Golden! ”
  • 9 locals recommend
University
“The School of Mines is internationally renowned and boasts students and professors from all over the world. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Route
“Visit www.lariatloop.org and plan an entire day visiting the national scenic byway, 40 miles of Western Adventure.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Light Rail Station
“Light rail station - will take you downtown and to places such as the Pepsi Center.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
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“Good breakfast selections. Reasonably priced and yummy food. Right in the heart of downtown Golden. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Very Cool. I think they have some type of special viewing on Thursday nights.”
  • 9 locals recommend
  • 1 Experience
Coffee Shop
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“Cozy little hipster coffee shop. Great beans and breakfast burritos from Bonfire Burritos”
  • 10 locals recommend