…a gathering place for old friends and new


Miners Saloon is a modern day saloon reminiscent of Golden’s mining days in the late 1800s.  With a rustic, cozy interior and a perfect balance of period details and modern comforts, Miners provides an old West saloon feel with a contemporary edge.

We have 24 taps (the most in downtown Golden) and more than 50 beers in bottles and cans.  Also featured is our signature Miners Margarita on tap, as well as a tap of cold brew coffee pushed by Nitro and our 44 North Huckleberry Vodka Lemonade.  We have an impressive selection of premium scotch, whiskey, gin, and vodka and our craft cocktail menu was created by outstanding barman Noah Heaney and we will add more deliciousness to this in the coming months.  We also have an ever evolving full wine list.

The food menu features shared platters, small plates, paninis, soups, salads and desserts, along with a few modern takes on 1800s saloon fare.  Created by Chef John Wilson, much of the menu is house made, including venison, boar, and bison sausage, dips, sauces, ice creams, pickles, and ricotta cheese.  The platters and small plates underscore Miners Saloon’s goal of being a gathering place for old friends and new.

A lighted Onyx bar and two fireplaces provide a warm and cozy environment for you to relax and enjoy good times with friends.  Our patio faces the foothills and will soon be outfitted with misters to keep you cool when it’s hot outside.  We have a full garage door, and a half garage door serves as a bar inside & out.  Both let in the fresh mountain air and make Miners Saloon a place to enjoy year-round.

We look forward to serving you!

Open daily at 11:00 a.m.
Happy Hour every day 3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
$1.00 off draft beers and $2.00 off wine and cocktails

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cocktails & spirits

Miners Margarita
Our house margarita. El Portico 100% Agave Tequila Blanco, Fresh Lime, Orange Liqueur and Agave. On draft. 
Huckleberry 44°N Vodka Lemonade
Who’s your Huckleberry? Huckleberry Vodka, with fresh Lemonade. On draft.
Basil Gray 3.0
Basil Hayden’s Bourbon, Domain de Canton, Fresh Lemon Juice, Absinthe
Noah’s third iteration of this drink is named after the book The Picture of Dorian Grey, by Oscar Wilde.  Basil, being the protagonist and Wilde being the Absinthe Aficionado.
Improved Campari Soda 
Campari, Fresh Lemon Juice, Quaker City Malt Lemon Shrub
Bulleit for Comfort
Bulleit Rye, Coffee Syrup, Angostura, Cynar
Classic Cuban cocktail created around 1900. El Dorado 5yr Rum, Fresh Lime, and Sugar.
  It was good enough for Hemingway to drink 1 or 6 a day…
The Manhattan is one of 6 basic “mother” drinks as listed by David Embury in his classic book The Fine Art of Mixing Drinks.
It combines Rye Whiskey with Italian (sweet) Vermouth and Angostura Bitters.  You must eat the cherry!
Old Fashioned
There’s a great story behind this cocktail. Ask your bartender or server to tell you all about it.
4 ingredients in perfect balance: Spirit, Bitters, Sugar, and Water.
Man, New Orleans knows how to make a drink.  The Sazerac is a modified Old Fashioned using Peychaud’s Bitters as the bitter and Absinthe as a modifier.  It’s served with a spritz of Lemon.
Sailor’s Lament
Beefeater Gin, Fresh Lemon Juice, Fate Moirai IPA, Angostura 
Cameron’s Last Stand
Ancho Reys Chili Liqueur, Left Hand Nitro Milk Stout
Something Fishy this way Comes
Plymouth Gin, Lustau Amontillado Sherry, Fresh Citrus, Lillet Rose, Genepi de Alpines, Rosemary
Tiki for 2
Absolut Elix, Smith & Cross Rum, Orgeat, Pineapple, Coconut Balsamic, Bittercube Blackstrap Bitters

Check out our large selection of Premium
Whiskey, Bourbon, Scotch, Gin, & Vodka

…drink it straight or ask your bartender to make you a delicious drink!

WHISKEY & BOURBON (2 ounces) VODKA (2 ounces) COGNAC & BRANDY (2 ounces)
A D Laws Bonded Bourbon 44 North Huckleberry Campo de Encanto Pisco
A D Laws Bourbon Absolut Elyx Germain Robin
A D Laws ‘Secale’ Rye Belvedere Germain Robin Absinthe
Basil Hayden’s Deep Eddy Grapefruit Germain Robin Apple
Bookers Grey Goose & Flavors Peach St Aged Peach Brndy Oaked
Bookers Rye Ketel One Pierre Ferrand Ambre
Breckenridge Bourbon Leopolds Silver Tree
Bulleit Bourbon Tito’s Amari (2 ounces)
Bulleit Rye Woody Creek Aperol
Eagle Rare Averna
Elijah Craig 12 year GIN  & Genever (2 ounces) Amaro Lucano
Four Roses Small Batch Bols Aged Genever Dell’ Erborista
Four Roses Single Barrel Bols Genever Amaro Sibilla
Knob Creek ‘2001’ Death’s Door Campari
Knob Creek Bourbon Ford’s Gin Cardamaro
Knob Creek Rye Hendrick’s Cynar
Leopold’s Maryland Rye Leopold’s Cynar 70
Maker’s Mark Leopold’s Navy Fernet Branca
Old Grandad 114 Peach St Barrel Aged Jagermeister
Peach Street Bourbon St. George Terroir Montenegro
Pappy Van Winkle 10 year Tanqueray Ramazotti
Pappy Van Winkle 12 year ‘lot b’ Tanqueray Ten
Hudson ‘baby’ Bourbon TEQUILA (2 ounces)
Hudson ‘Manhattan’ Rye   RUM (2 ounces)   Don Julio Blanco
Willeit Rye Fortaleza Anejo
Woodford Reserve El Dorado 15 Fortaleza Blanco
Plantation Barbados 5yr Fortaleza Repo
SCOTCH (2 ounces) Plantation Jamaica (2001) Hurradura Anejo
Auchentoshan Tripple Wood Plantation Pineapple Hurradura Blanco
Balvenie 12 year DoubleWood Plantation Trinidad (2001) Ocho Anejo
Balvenie 14 year Carribian Cask Rhum Clement Select Barrel Ocho Repo
Bowmore 12 year Sailor Jerry Spiced Rum Ocho Blanco
Bowmore 15 yr Darkest Smith & Cross Patron Blanco
Bowmore Devils Casks Patron Roca Anejo
Glenfarclas 12 Genepi (2 ounces) Patron Roca Blanco
Glenfarclas 17 Chartreuse, Green Suerte Extra Anejo
Glenfarclas 21 Chartreuse, Green VEP
Glenlivet 12yr Chartreuse, Yellow MEZCAL (2 ounces)
Johnny Walker Black Chartreuse, Yellow VEP Del Maguey Chichicapa
Johnny Walker Blue Genepy des Alpes Del Maguey Vida
Lagavaulin 16 year
Laphroaig 10 year WELLS (1.5 ounces) Liqueurs (2 ounces)
McCallan 12 year Vodka – Sobieski Ancho Reys Chili Liqueur
McCallan 18 year Gin – Beefeater Benedictine
Oban 14 year Rum – El Dorado 5 year Bailey’s
Talisker 10 year Tequila – El Portico Cherry Heering
Bourbon – Old Forester Coffee Heering
Irish Whiskey (2 ounces) Rye – Rittenhouse Drambouie
Jameson Scotch – The Famous Grouse Galliano
Redbreast 12 year Brandy – Dar Velle Freres V.S.O.P. Kahula
Tullamore Dew Pimms #1
Bushmills Japanese (2 ounces) Liquore Strega
Hibiki St. Germaine
Hukushu Varnelli L’Anice Secco
Yamazaki 12yr



Beers on Tap

Coors Banquet Golden, Colorado
5.0% ABV, 6 IBUs, The Original Golden, CO beer!
Coors Light Golden, Colorado
4.2% ABV, No IBUs…smoooooth & refreshing Light Lager Beer
Colorado Native Amber Golden, Colorado
5.5% ABV, 38 IBUs, made with 100% Colorado Ingredients
Herman Joseph’s Private Reserve Golden, Colorado
5.0% ABV, 22 IBUs, German-style lager, limited distribution in CO
Blue Moon Belgian White Golden, Colorado
5.4% ABV, 9 IBUs, Belgian-Style Wheat Ale
Left Hand Nitro Milk Stout Longmont, Colorado
6.0% ABV, 25 IBUs, Brown Sugar, Vanilla cream, with Coffee
Fate Moirai IPA Boulder, Colorado
7.2% ABV, 70 IBUs, an awesome IPA!
Ballast Point Grapefruit Sculpin IPA San Diego, California
7.0% ABV, 70 IBUs, IPA with Grapefruit tartness
Dry Dock Apricot Blonde Aurora, Colorado
5.1% ABV, 17 IBUs, Golden Blonde Ale with Apricots
Prost Weissbier Denver, Colorado
4.5% ABV, 12 IBUs, German wheat bier, flavors of banana and clove
Oskar Blues G’Night Imperial Red IPA Longmont, Colorado
8.7% ABV, 60 IBUs, dry hopped double red ipa…Sticky…Sensuous…
New Terrain Brewery Imperial Belgian Portrer GOLDEN, COLORADO
8.5% ABV, 15 IBUs, Oak Aged Porter with hints of vanilla   We Support our local Breweries!  On the “G” Tap
Westbound & Down Bel-Hop Pop Idaho Springs, Colorado
7.3% ABV, Dry-Hopped Belgium Strong (Bel-Hop!)  
Ballast Point Thai Chili Wahoo San Diego, California
4.5% ABV, 15 IBUs, Orange and Corriander w/ a nice Thai Chili Burn
Green Flash Sea-to-Sea San Diego, California
4.0% ABV, 23 IBUs, Unfiltered Zwickel (Bavarian Style) Lager
Good River Brewery Pilsner Denver, Colorado
6.0% ABV, 30 IBUs, Classic Crisp Pale Lager
New Belgium 1554 Black Lager Ft. Collins, Colorado
5.6% ABV, 21 IBUs, Black Lager with Chocolaty Malts
Epic Tart ‘n Juicy Sour IPA Denver, Colorado & Salt Lake, Utah
4.5% ABV, 60 IBUs, Fusion of tartness & juicy citrus-driven hops
Great Divide Fresh Hop Pale Ale Denver, Colorado
6.1% ABV, 55 IBUs, Brewed in the Fall with wet, whole cone hops
Crazy Mountain Brewing Strong Belgium Vail Valley, Colorado
7.5% ABV, 30 IBUs, a Classic Belgian Style Strong Ale

Bottle & Can Beers

Craft Brews
Boulevard 80 Acre Hoppy Wheat
Boulevard Single Wide IPA
Breckenridge Autumn Ale
Bootstrap Brewery Insane Rush IPA
Bootstrap Brewery Sticks Pale Ale
Colorado Native IPL
Crazy Mountain LG&M Barley Wine
Dogfish Head Festina Peche
Dogfish Head 60 Minute IPA
Dogfish Head 90 Minute IPA
Dogfish Head Burton Baton
Dry Dock Vanilla Porter
Epic Brewing Escape to Colorado IPA
Epic Brewing LilBrainless on Raspberries
Four Noses Bareback Blonde
Funkwerks Tropic King Imperical Saison
Funkwerks Saison
Import Brews
Modelo Especial
Dos XX Lager
Stella Artois
Domestic Brews
Coors Banquet
Coors Light
Bud Light
Michelob Ultra
PBR Tall Boy (16oz)
Non-Alcohol / Gluten Free Brews
Coors N/A
St. Pauli Girl N/A
New Belgium Glutiny Pale Ale (Gluten Free)

Our beer list changes weekly as we rotate certain craft brands.  However, we have the largest beer selection in Downtown Golden.
If you’re looking for a cold draft beer, a bottle or can beer from a local craft brewer, or a sampling flight of beers, we have it – Enjoy!

Craft Brews
Funkwerks Raspberry Provencial
Firestone Walker Luponic Distortion
Firestone Walker Union Jack IPA
Lagunitas Stoopid Wit
Lagunitas IPA
New Belgium Fat Tire
Ninkasi Vanilla Oatis
Oscar Blues Dales Pale Ale
Quaker City Malt Lemon Shrub
Quaker City Malt Old Dutch Birch Beer
Renegade Brewing E3 Triple IPA
Sierra Nevada Pale Ale
Sierra Nevada Torpedo Extra IPA
Sierra Nevada Otra Vez Goze
Stone IPA
Stone Citrusy Wit
Stone Mocha IPA
Sierra Nevada Ovila Abbey Saison
  with Sage (750ml)
Sierra Nevada Ovila Abbey Quad
  with Cherries (750ml)
Sierra Nevada Ovila Abbey Brown
  with Mandarins and Cocoa (750ml)
Alaskan Smoked Porter (22oz)
Epic Brewery Big Bad Baptist #76 (22oz)
Epic Brewery Barley Wine 2013 (22oz)
Epic Brewery Barley Wine 2014 (22oz)
Epic Brewery Barley Wine 2016 (22oz)
Epic Brewing Imperial IPA (22oz)
Mockery Brewing Double Scotch Ale (22oz)
Mockery Party at the Moontower (22oz)
New Belgium La Folie (22oz)


Vintage Winery Varietal Origin
2015 Lorenza Grenache, Carignan, Mouvedre St. Helena, CA
2015 Cline Mouvedre Napa, CA
N/V Lillet Rose ‘French Aperitif Wine’ Semellion, Merlot Bordeaux France
N/V Zardetto Prosecco, Chardonnay Vento, Italy
N/V Francois Motand ‘Brut’ Columbard, Uni Blanc, Chardonnay Rhiem, France
N/V Lillet Blanc ‘French Aperitif Wine’ Semellion Bordeaux, France
2015 La Liana Pinot Grigio Friuli, Italy
2014 Zocker Gruner Veltliner Edna Valley, CA
2015 Oyster Bay Sauvignon Blanc Marlborough, New Zeland
2014 Emmolo Sauvignon Blanc Napa, CA
2015 Infinite Monkey Thorem Sauvignon Blanc Denver, CO
2015 Penner Ash Viognier Willamette Valley, OR
2014 Paris Wine Co. Chardonnay Paso Robles, CA
2014 Simi Chardonnay Sonoma, CA
2013 Sonoma Cutrer Chardonnay Sonoma, CA
2015 Flowers Chardonnay Sonoma, CA
2012 Franciscan Chardonnay Napa Valley, CA
2015 S.A. Prum ‘Essence’ Reisling Mosel, Germany
2013 Trimbach Gewurztraminer Alsace, France
2014 Fratelli Seghesio Barbera d’ Alba Alba, Italy
2013 Gibbs Cabernet Franc Napa Valley, CA
2014 Caymus Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley, CA
2014 Far Niente ‘Oakville’ Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley, CA
2014 J. Lohr Cabernet Sauvignon Paso Robles, California
2014 Queen’s Peak Cabernet Sauvignon Sonoma County, CA
2014 Treana Cabernet Sauvignon, Syrah Paso Robles, CA
2010 Santi ‘Amarone’ Corvina, Rondinella, Molinara Vento, Italy
2014 Anne DeLaroche Granache, Syrah, Mouvedre Cotes du Rhone, France
2013 Jean Luc Colombo ‘Les Abeilles’ Granache, Syrah, Mouvedre Cotes du Rhone, France
2013 Amor Fati ‘Murmur Vineyard’ Grenache Santa Maria Valley, CA
2014 Scala Dei ‘Prior’ Grenache, Carignan, Cab Sauv, Syrah Priorat Cty, Catalunya, Spain
2012 Lyeth Estate Malbec St. Helena, CA
2013 Benziger Merlot Sonoma, CA
2013 Duckhorn Merlot Napa Valley, CA
2012 Casalini Montepulciano d’ Abruzzo Abruzzo, Italy
2013 Angela by Ken Wright Pinot Noir Willamette Valley, OR
2014 Bread & Butter Pinot Noir Napa Valley, CA
2013 La Crema Pinot Noir Monterey, CA
2013 Penner-Ash Pinot Noir Willamette Valley, OR
2014 Siduri Wines ‘Chehalem Mtns’ Pinot Noir Willamette Valley, OR
2014 Sonoma Cutrer Pinot Noir Sonoma, CA
2013 Caduceus ‘Nagual de la Naga’ Sangiovese, Cabernet Sauvignon Cochise County, Arizona
2013 Murphy-Goode ‘Liar’s Dice’ Zinfandel Sonoma Coast, CA
2014 The Prisoner Zinfandel, Cab Sauv, Syrah, Pet Sirah Napa Valley, CA
2014 Angels & Cowboys Zinfandel, Malbec, Cab Sauv Napa Valley, CA
N/V Lustau ‘San Emilio PX’ Pedro Ximenez Sherry Spain
N/V Lustau ‘East India Solera’ Oloroso, Pedro Ximenez Sherry Spain
N/V A.E Dor Rouge Pineau des Charentes Jarnac, France
N/V A.E. Dor Blanc Pineau des Charentes Jarnac, France
N/V Kopke ‘Tawny’ Palomino Port Portugal
N/V Kopke ‘Ruby’ Palomino Port Portugal

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Miners Saloon
1109 Miners Alley
Golden, CO 80401