Meet Me at The West End

Having a drink at The West End Tavern is a Boulder pastime. Our heirloom bar is home to more than 75 of the finest Bourbons, straight from Kentucky to you. Head Mixologist Caroline Johnson, has carefully crafted a diverse selection of custom cocktails to suit every taste. Our draught and bottled beer line-up showcases the very best breweries from Colorado’s well known, craft beer culture, as well as select highlights from across the U.S. and around the globe. At this Boulder bar we feature happy hour daily just for you!

A Passion For Good Beer

The West End Tavern is passionate about beer. We take great pride in turning our customers and our staff into beer geeks. We seek out the the rare and unusual as well as your favorite, sessionable craft beers. Stop in after work, coming off the trail or just because.


Rare,Unusual, Here

Many of the world’s most delicious beers are not available on draft. We take the time to seek out beers that you know and love as well as offerings that are distinctive and unique. Our Bomber program tends towards rare, seasonal or well-aging bottled offerings. Enjoy a vintage bottle of barleywine or a highly sought bottle from Avery’s Limited Edition, Barrel Aged Series.

Bourbon; The American Spirit

Our bourbon and whiskey list is the largest in Colorado with over 75 varieties plus 4 Single Barrel bourbons, each especially selected by us specifically for The West End Tavern. This makes The West End the only place in the world that you can drink single barrels of Buffalo Trace, Eagle Rare, Elmer T. Lee and Pappy Van Winkle 17 yr. Let us create a custom flight for you or you can put together your favorites for a side by side comparison. You’ll find it hard to have just one favorite.