Free Places to Eat in Denver For Federally Furloughed Employees

The fish sandwich, from Jax Fish House, LoDo.

It’s such a beautiful thing to see so many Denver restaurants lend a helping hand during this government shut down. Federal employees have now gone a full month without a paycheck, and I’m sure many of them are nervous about their future.

I’m sure so many small luxuries go out the window when one needs to pay their rent or mortgage, however, if you are a federal employee, impacted by the shut down, 5280 Magazine has put together a full list of all the restaurants in Denver who would love to buy you lunch, dinner or a happy hour meal. Find that list here! We are all thinking of you and hoping this shut down is resolved soon.