In the heart of downtown, Capitol Hill Denver is a vibrant, densely populated area of the city with easy access to neighborhood restaurants, shops, and nearby parks. There is always something going on and new people to meet. Following is a rundown of some popular businesses in the area which are well worth a visit or two.
Queen City General Store | 220 E. 13th Ave.
Since their opening in early 2016, Queen City General Store has been curating a hip lifestyle for those in the Capitol Hill Denver neighborhoods and beyond. Vintage and current fashions, home decor and plants, herbal bitters and Brain Dust – it can all be found here. Visit often, as new treasures are added regularly. The shop also has a very cool and clean online presence with a great sales section.
Buffalo Exchange | 226 E. 13th Ave.
Dedicated to ‘recycling’ gently used fashion, leather goods, and other one of a kind items, Buffalo Exchange is a snug space to find trendy fashions at affordable prices. Get a cool new pair of boots AND save the planet; win-win!
evo Denver | 860 Broadway
Constructed in 1927 as an auto shop, evo Denver’s building has been transformed into a 10,000 square foot homage to all things active. Evo’s flagship store offers over 150 brands of sksi, snowboards, skates, bike gear and accoutrements. Expert repair services are offered, as well as ski boot fitting. Frequent events are held at the store – check their calendar for details.
Trader Joe’s | 661 Logan St.
At Trader Joe’s, what’s not to love? Now 50 years young, the business is well-known for its quality, contemporary food and toiletry items, offered at very competitive prices. An emphasis on healthy and often organic edibles with minimal harsh additives gives this store a definite edge.
Denver Diamonds & Jewelry | 955 Lincoln St.
With over 40 years of experience and almost 15 years in their current location in the Beauvallon building in Capitol Hill, John Buchholz adds sparkle to our Denver neighborhoods with his business, Denver Diamonds & Jewelry. Elegant jewelry collections are found within or Buchholz can assist you in designing unique piece to call your own.
Namaste | 1021 E. 9th Ave.
A boutique-sized jewel box of a salon, Namaste nestles eight hair stylists into its Aveda concept salon. An extensive collection of Aveda products is offered for sale. Men, you’re in luck! There is classic barbering here just for you.
Howard Lorton Furniture & Design | 12 E. 12th Ave.
A Capitol Hill Denver landmark for over 90 years, Howard Lorton Furniture & Design has set the bar for high-end household furnishings in Colorado. A number of experienced designers are available to assist you. Whether your style is traditional, modern, rustic or a combination of all of the above, the staff here will help you pull the perfect look together.
A Pet’s Paradise | 913 Corona St.
Friendly, knowledgeable staff and healthy, natural pet food await you at locally owned shop, A Pet’s Paradise. Are allergies or digestive issues bothering your furry friend? Shop the store’s extensive selection of homeopathic products, herbal remedies, aromatherapy, and supplements. If Fido needs a pick-me-up, he may choose from a selection of lovingly baked dog cookies. Pet supplies can usually be delivered the same day if ordered before 3 p.m.
Argonaut Wine & Liquor | 760 E. Colfax Ave.
Another historic Capitol Hill business, Argonaut Wine & Liquor, has been supplying Denver neighborhoods with adult beverages since 1934. It has grown from a mom and pop shop to its present day inventory spanning over 40,000 square feet, yet it remains a family-owned business dedicated to customer service. If an obscure vintage is what you need, look no further!
Usaj Realty is a boutique real estate brokerage firm specializing in Denver’s most popular neighborhoods. We help our clients find everything from classic vintage homes to modern condos. For more information about buying or selling a home in the Capitol Hill Denver neighborhood, please contact us