Stowaway Kitchen

Bakery | Coffee House
One of the best

Stowaway Kitchen sits among the revitalized warehouses with rustic brick exteriors that line the streets of Denver’s RiNo (River North Art District). A visit brings an opportunity for bustling conversation or a peaceful outdoor retreat while enjoying brunch that you won’t soon forget.

The inside is rustic / modern, including beautiful wood floors and a creative mini cactus garden that sits atop the counter. It is possible to score a private table inside or grab a spot at the community table. For a meal with a little less shared conversation, the outdoor patio holds three tables plus a line of chairs along a bar that is elevated above a quiet side street.

The restaurant describes its menu as “a trove of recipes collected from various nooks and crannies of the world”; and it delivers. The simple batch-brew coffee will please any coffee lover, but you can also choose a single origin coffee or one of many specialty drinks from the menu. Next, try something from the baked-goods case, such as spiced fruit toast. It is a tender, house-made bread lightly spiced and loaded with apricots and prunes. It comes warm and toasted with a flaked sea-salt sprinkled butter.

Seekers of local food should opt for the Colorful Colorado. A smashed potato with crisp browned edges is topped with local ham, pickled vegetables, asparagus, poached eggs, and spicy adobo sauce. For a more worldly offering, try Dukkah Eggs + Trout. Thick slices of sourdough are layered with smoked trout, gently sauteed spinach leaves, tzatziki, and poached eggs that have been generously sprinkled with dukkah, which is a mix of spices, nuts, and seeds.

The best part about this spot for brunch is that even on a Saturday morning you will not be rushed out the door the minute you finish your meal. Enjoy the space, the food, and fill up on coffee: a welcome way to kick off the weekend.

Note that the Stowaway Kitchen is somewhat dog-friendly: You can’t dine with your canine companion at the table, but the restaurant offers a conveniently shaded “Pooch Parking” area with water if you bring your best buddy along.

What to Eat
Stowaway Kitchen, Dukkah Eggs + Trout
Dukkah Eggs + Trout
Firm smoked trout is served with chewy sourdough slices, beautifully poached eggs, and a dukkah spice mix.
Stowaway Kitchen, Colorful Colorado
Colorful Colorado
Crispy potato hash is topped with colorful cubed ham, spinach, pickled pink radishes, and a bright orange adobo sauce.
Stowaway Kitchen, Spiced Fruit Toast
Spiced Fruit Toast
The tender, warm house-made bread is studded with fruit and served with sea salt and butter.
Directions and Hours
Open Year Round
Meals Served
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Credit Cards Accepted
Alcohol Served
Outdoor Seating

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