About Indulge Bistro and Wine Bar - Golden
Come escape to Indulge Bistro & Wine Bar... Relax in this fun, upscale, locally owned neighborhood venue and enlighten your senses with a variety of delicious entrees, tapas, salads, flatbreads and desserts. Try the Napa Valley Burger we offer for lunch! We offer a full bar including several wines by the glass, specialty cocktails, spirits, and beers from around the world. Our menu and wine list will change seasonally throughout the year.
International, Tapas / Small Plates, American
Hours of Operation:
Lunch: Daily: 11:00am - 4:00pm
Dinner: Sunday - Thursday: 4:00pm - 10:00pm (kitchen closes at 9pm)
Dinner: Friday & Saturday: 4:00pm - Midnight (kitchen closes at 10pm)
$30 and under
AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
We would love to cater to your business or home! Contact Charlotte Wagner at email@example.com for more information!
Free public parking is available on the streets as well as the parking garage located behind Indulge.
Private Party Facilities:
We have a private room that comfortably seats up to 18 for a seated dinner or wine tasting, or can accommodate up to 25 for a cocktail party. We have semi-private areas in the restaurant for larger parties. We can accommodate parties up to 150.
Private Party Contact:
Amy Conrardy: 3032779991x
Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Fireplace, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine, Wine Bar
Special Events & Promotions:
We are the perfect location for your next special event or social gathering!
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Indulge Bistro and Wine Bar - Golden Ratings and Reviews
We had a steak salad and burger, so didn ...
We had a steak salad and burger, so didn't get too experimental. We sat outside which was lovely. Our waitress was really nice and helpful and made us feel very relaxed. The food was good and they are open to make adjustments taking things out, adding things etc. I would go back. the dinner menu items seemed a little pricy. And the wine by the glass is expensive so we got a bottle.
Love the food. Visit regularly. Great ...
Love the food. Visit regularly. Great drink selection.
Love the Washington Ave. Steak Salad. G ...
Love the Washington Ave. Steak Salad. Great wine list.
Good took longer than usual
Consistent good flavor of the food just took a long time to arrive.
Mediocre food. But it's Golden.
If value your hearing don't sit outside: harleys. I go there to meet people over glass of wine. The food is an afterthought. Nice wine list. Too bad about the food
We had no idea what to expect and ended ...
We had no idea what to expect and ended up loving the well made cocktails and the food was great!
The first time I ate here, I thought the ...
The first time I ate here, I thought the food and service were very good. This time, the place was nearly empty on a Saturday night at 7:00. The food was just ok, and the service was very slow. I won't be returning.
Easy to get reservations for a large par ...
Easy to get reservations for a large party. Good food and drinks.
Incredible ahi tuna guacamole. The Napa ...
Incredible ahi tuna guacamole. The Napa burger was delicious, but a bit overcooked.
This is probably one of the best restaurants we have been to recently. The service was awesome and the food was great. The desserts were delicious and made from scratch. We will definitely go back.
Limited dinner menu but great apps. Requ ...
Limited dinner menu but great apps. Requested deviled eggs listed as a side as an app...awesome! Very pleasant experience.
Gluten Allergy Friendly
I hadn't ever been to Indulge. I really enjoyed my experience. They took care in noting my gluten allergy. They have a separate fryer for the fries (the sweet potato fries were amazing!). My friend and I had a great lunch catching up. The atmosphere was light and open. It was a beautiful spring day. Although we didn't sit on the patio, it looked comfortable and inviting.
Very nice. Interesting menu. Great wine ...
Very nice. Interesting menu. Great wine list. Bar service excellent. Thanks Indulge!
Nice local spot
The service was pleasant but very slow. We had theatre tickets and were late to the seating because it took over 30 minutes to get our food. We took our food with us because there wasn't time to eat it after being in the restaurant for 1 hr 15 mins. That was disappointing. The food was definitely worth the price and the wine flights were lovely. I will go back and give it another go to see if the service improves but maybe not if I have somewhere else to be afterwards.
Not enough protein in the dish
Although the food was tasty, there wasn't enough protein in the dish. Tables ares way to close together for any feeling of intimacy (unless you want to listen in your neighbors conversation).
Very good happy hour- enjoyed our wines. ...
Very good happy hour- enjoyed our wines. Easy location in Golden
Great food and wine
The crabcakes and flatbread pizza were so delicious.
Food was great, service was a bit slow, ...
Food was great, service was a bit slow, parking was horrible.
Indulge at Indulge
Indulge is a go-to eatery for those on the west side of Denver - or from anywhere, really. This elegant little gem is a place we find ourselves going to again and again. I prefer the summer menu, but the garlic steak & fries is excellent as is the gnocchi and the burgers. Nice wine list and comfortable surroundings with friendly service.
Didn't mind the noise as much because ou ...
Didn't mind the noise as much because our group of 6 was definitely contributing!
Fun place with some great dishes
We've forgotten how many times we've gone to Indulge, but we have noticed some improvements in the menu items; and as another recent reviewer stated: It's a 4.5 trending toward a 5 rating. For instance, our appetizers were outstanding: The new crab cake recipe is much better than the old one...full of fresh crab chunks, with the flavor of East Coast Crab Imperial; and the mussels in saffron beer broth were superb...had to get some crostini to sop up some of the broth. The main courses were good, but not on the same level: The Margherite flat bread was good but unremarkable; while the Bourguignon Pot Pie was tasty with two beautiful biscuits in lieu of the traditional crust, but the filling was heavy on gravy and light on beef. The seasonal greens were actually some quite good steamed vegies. The service is always good natured, knowledgeable and efficient; and Monika upheld that standard. The Stoller Pinot Noir was great. We'll surely go back to check on their progress to a 5.
Very pleasant experience
Very pleasant experience
Salty but good.
Salty but good.
Waitress said the New York Strip steak was really a NYSS...it was not, probably a sirloin and very grisly. Chicken was too spicy even tho she said it wouldn't be. Beef rib was mostly fat. We had to ask several times for bread. Waitress disappeared and didn't bring a second drink to the table until the end of the meal. The bill was incorrect and had to be redone. Took 3 hours for the meal Feb 28th, 5:30 PM. She was so busy socializing with 3 of the table diners she forgot to get the order of the 4th person! She never asked if we'd like dessert. The whole dinner was terrible.
This was a huge disappointment, the food was pretty tasty but the overall experience left SO much to be desired. For a special occasion this was a horrible pick, we could have had a much better experience at so many other places. Won't be back.
The tuna and guac was great. Great comb ...
The tuna and guac was great. Great combination of flavors and textures. The mussels were only ok, nothing memorable. The beer selection was really weak, but it is a wine bar.
The recommended dinner menu for Valentin ...
The recommended dinner menu for Valentine's day was amazing.
They had a special menu with a wine pairing for Valentines. The food was excellent and the wine very good. Of course it being Valentines Day it was crowded and a little noisy. Our service was as good as I've ever had. Very attentive for being so busy. If there was one thing that bothered me it was the speed of the courses. Barely finishing one and the next was at the table. For Valentines Dinner we would have preferred to linger more between courses. Sometimes my wife hadn't even finished her wine with one course and the next was already there. It made us feel rushed.
Great food and Wine
I took my girlfriend here for Valentine's Day and as usual the food, wine and service did not disappoint. Our only issue every time we come here is that, the tables in the general seating area are so close together. We're talking a foot or less. This then turns your romantic date for two into a date for four as you can hear what others around you are saying. With that said, most everyone is aware of this and tries to keep their volume down. If they can find some fancy partitions possibly wine themed, I would venture to guess most folks would love this and frequent the place even more. We'll definitely be back but will be sitting in the bar area.
Food and service were excellent
The food and service were excellent. Great wine pairings. Ambiance is chic and trendy. Don't know if it was just for Valentine's, but the tables are too close. Difficult to have a conversation without everyone nearby hearing every word, Would recommend to others for the food and service.
Go to Indulge restaurant
Our first visit to Indulge Bistro was so great we can't wait to go back. We had a Valentine's Day menu that was perfect, so now we want to go back to try their regular menu.
Wonderful! Good wine list. Food was awe ...
Wonderful! Good wine list. Food was awesome! Modern but cozy atmosphere. Lots of activity in the bar. Very festive. Highly recommended!
Indulge Mgr/Open Table gift certificate
Indulge restaurant(Golden CO) mgr refused to make any effort toward sorting out an issue with redeeming an Open Table gift certificate. Not only was he dismissal in his cooperation but he was in fact rude in his interaction regarding the problem. Ultimately one Individual in our party contacted Open Table & resolved the issue with great cooperation & ease by Open Table. The moral to the story: I have used Open Table with great success & perhaps a review of their proprietors regarding gift certificates needs to be addressed. I will happily continue to use Open Table however even tho I much enjoy Indulge restaurant including the food & the service, the relationship, due to the manager, is tenuous at best.
A gem in downtown Golden
We were greeted and seated immediately by cheerful front-desk staff. Don't go without a reservation on a Friday night unless you want to sit at the very attractive and busy bar. the space is well-designed, contemporary, but with all hard surfaces and tight tables, it's noisy and not a romantic setting. The menu is varied, interesting and well-executed. Their cioppino was a wonderful variation on the usual stew It was presented as a plate of well-arranged shellfish and cod, sitting on top of, rather than immersed in, a base of nicely spiced and slightly spicy tomato-based sauce. The Salmon Nicoise won't be mistaken for the original you'd order in la Vielle Ville in Nice, but it presented a well-thought mixture of buttery, not overly-salted nova lox, tarragon, and small, well-trimmed greens. Nicely done. Well-worth a visit, this is a restaurant for downtown Golden to celebrate. Just pass on it for Valentine's Day.
Staff friendly and knowledgeable. Rebec ...
Staff friendly and knowledgeable. Rebecca was a great waitress and was helpful in making our selections
Good Golden Dining
Great vibe, good food, pleasant staff. Unfortunately, our food took longer than one would expect to be served.
A star in Golden
Our server was top notch. We lacked for nothing the whole night but at the same time, we weren't smothered. I probably wouldn't get the tuna app again as it was more guac than tartar but the bison burger, calamari, drinks and service as I mentioned are definitely worth the money. Very happy with this Golden spot!
Good food. Parking could be a challenge in the busy summer months
Gluten Free Find
My wife needs a gluten free diet. Most of the items on the menu are gluten free or can be made gluten free. My wife loves coming here everytime.
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