The Thanksgiving holiday is coming up, which means it's time to find your most comfortable pants and think about what you're thankful for this year.
Whether you'll be feasting with family and friends or spending a quiet Nov. 28, we've got a roundup of Thanksgiving-themed things to do and places to help you get in preparation for the big day. From groceries to beer and wine shops to bakeries, Hoodline crunched the numbers to find Denver's top go-to spots for the holiday, using both Yelp data and our own methodology to produce a curated list.
Responsible for dessert, but haven't got the time or energy? Head to one of Denver's most noteworthy bakeries, all of which are busy cranking out autumnal-inspired baked goods and sweet treats perfect for Thanksgiving.
1. La Fillette
Topping the list is La Fillette. Located at 4416 E. Eighth Ave. in Hale, the bakery is the highest-rated source for baked goods in Denver, boasting 4.5 stars out of 118 reviews on Yelp.
2. Omonoia Greek Bakery
Next up is City Park's Omonoia Greek Bakery, situated at 2813 E. Colfax Ave. With 4.5 stars out of 95 reviews on Yelp, the cafe has proven to be a local favorite.
3. Rebel Bread
Five Points' Rebel Bread, located at 2400 Curtis St., Suite 1, is another primo choice, with Yelpers giving the bakery five stars out of 20 reviews.
Not everyone can pull off the perfect home-cooked side dish. What you can do — provided you're 21 or older — is come prepared with a six-pack of quality beer or a fitting bottle of wine. To help you get the goods, here's a roundup of Denver's favorite beer and wine shops.
1. Mr. B's Wine & Spirits
First on the list is Mr. B's Wine & Spirits. Located at 2101 Market St., Unit 112 in Five Points, the libation boutique is the highest-rated outpost to buy beer, wine and spirits in Denver, boasting four stars out of 104 reviews on Yelp.
2. Divino Wine & Spirits
Next up is Platt Park's Divino Wine & Spirits, situated at 1240 S. Broadway. With five stars out of 85 reviews on Yelp, the liquor store has proven to be a local favorite.
3. Toast! Wine and Spirits
Sloan Lake's Toast! Wine and Spirits, located at 3828 W. 23rd Ave., is another exceptional choice, with Yelpers giving the shop that sells beer, wine, spirits and more five stars out of 70 reviews.
As friends and family prepare to gather, head over to one of Denver's finest grocery stores to stock up on supplies before it's too late.
1. Nooch Vegan Market
At the top of the list is Nooch Vegan Market. Located at 10 E. Ellsworth Ave. in Speer, the grocery outlet is the highest-rated destination for groceries in Denver, boasting 4.5 stars out of 65 reviews on Yelp.
2. Middle East Market
Next up is University Hills' Middle East Market, situated at 2254 S. Colorado Blvd. With 4.5 stars out of 23 reviews on Yelp, the grocery emporium has proven to be a local favorite.
3. Tortilleria Cuauhtemoc
At last, Ruby Hill's Tortilleria Cuauhtemoc, located at 1550 S. Federal Blvd., Suite P, is another terrific choice, with Yelpers giving the grocery shop 4.5 stars out of 10 reviews.