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The Buckhorn Exchange is Denver’s oldest restaurant and an authentic taste of Colorado

Posted at 3:00 PM, Jan 25, 2019

DENVER — It’s part museum, part restaurant and bar, and a complete step back in time to the days of the Old West.

The Buckhorn Exchange steakhouse, Denver’s oldest restaurant, is a local institution and an absolute Mile High Must.

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