Diners and Drive-Ins

Bailey's Frostop Drive-In
11795 West Colfax Avenue
The Beacon Supper Club, once stood at 7800 E. Colfax Avenue, Denver, CO
Berry's Drive-In
7030 West Colfax Avenue

1859-style food in 1959 at Bimbo's Drive Inn, once stood at 4151 East Colfax Avenue.
Home of the Bimbo double-decker burger.
Bonburger Drive-In
Formerly/Also Known As L-Z Drive-In
4888 West Colfax Avenue

Buddy's Drive-In Restaurant
Formerly/Also Known As Lucky Penny Drive-In
3350 East Colfax Avenue

 Chris Maurer's Town House Restaurant
12100 East Colfax Avenue

Davie's Chuckwagon Diner - 9495 West Colfax Avenue, Lakewood, CO

Donald's Drive In
5131 East Colfax Avenue

The East 70 Drive-In used to be at 12600 E. Colfax Avenue, Aurora, CO

The East 70 Drive-In, Aurora, CO

 The Ellis Drive-In used to be at 11196 West Colfax Avenue.
Fehr's Drive-In
6900 West Colfax Avenue

 Gus Schwalb's Chat & Chew, once stood at 6000 E. Colfax Avenue in Denver, CO.
Harvey's Self Service Drive-In
Formerly/Also Known As Hasty House Drive In
7315 East Colfax Avenue
Henry's Drive-In 
1045 West Colfax Avenue
Hi Point Drive In
12222 East Colfax Avenue

 Holiday Drive-In - "Open 25 Hours Daily" - Colfax at Cherry Street

 Holiday Drive In - 4595 East Colfax Avenue, Denver, 1956
Moon Drive-In
3501 East Colfax Avenue
Oasis Drive-In
1729 East Colfax Avenue

 Pesco Pete's Cafe, once stood at 11305 West Colfax Avenue in Denver (now Lakewood), CO.
Ray's Drive-In Cafe
7201 West Colfax Avenue
Reese Drive-In
3909 East Colfax Avenue
Stewart's Drive-In 
4039 West Colfax Avenue 

Taylor's Supper Club, Lakewood, CO
Terrace Drive-In 
6938 East Colfax Avenue

Tiki Kai Lounge used to be at 4151 E. Colfax Avenue

The West Drive-In (West Colfax Ave. and Kipling Street) was a single screen
accomodating 750 cars. It opened on July 17, 1948. 

Western Drive-In
8110 East Colfax Avenue

 White Spot Drive-In - 7785 West Colfax Avenue, Lakewood, CO

White Way Grill - This diner was previously located at 9842 East Colfax Avenue in
Aurora. It was moved to the Lakewood Heritage Center and restored to its previous condition.

 The Yucca - "Famed for Food" - 8975 E. Colfax Avenue, Denver, Colorado


  1. Wonderful postcard images Jonny! I took this photo of the White Way Grill at the Lakewood Heritage Center -- https://photos.app.goo.gl/OOy4XdEPRn3eedzE2. More restored Colfax buildings can be seen along the "Colfax Hub" -- https://photos.app.goo.gl/8vHbVjLLdkkxDxXA3.

  2. How about "the Turf Club," my dad owned it, at Colfax and Newland, I think. He sold the business about 1954.

  3. Rosen's Deli-Restaurant at 3921 West Colfax Avenue in the West Colfax neighborhood https://www.flickr.com/photos/dplwesternhistory/4167019426/

    1. Best corned beef on rye in the world.