Root Down

New American, Gluten-free
$ $
8500 Peña Blvd (Concourse C)
Denver, CO 80249
(303) 342-6959
7:00am - 10:00pm
7:00am - 10:00pm
7:00am - 10:00pm
7:00am - 10:00pm
7:00am - 11:00pm
7:00am - 11:00pm
7:00am - 9:00pm


  • Reader tip: An oasis in the midst of the chaos. Having enjoyed their homemade soups, arepas and signature drinks, it makes me want to venture into Denver proper to try the original restaurant.
  • Give these guys an award for finally bringing awesome food to DIA. Pretty much the best airport food available in the USA.
  • Best airport dining experience ever.
  • Nice. Travel has come a long way.
  • Holy crap the food here is good. Cocktails too
  • Worth a stop to eat no matter which concourse you're flying from. Fave airport eatery. The Concourse "C"aesar salad with smoked salmon. It's pretty & delicious!
  • Been two times. Impressed on both occasions. Table service was prompt and friendly. if you sit at the bar to use outlets to charge your phone. Food is Root Down HIGH quality deliciousness.
  • This is not airport food. Very good. Fast. Service was wonderful. Great food. Nikki was great.
  • The Lamb sliders are AMAZING. Pair it up with a Dale's Pale Ale an you got yourself a Colorado Feast of Champions
  • The coconut fizz is legit, if you're into non-alcoholic drinks.
  • You've probably never had airport food this delicious. Seriously. Brunch burger was out of this world.
  • Great food, definitely not airplane food. Vegetarian gluten free and vegan options
  • Fantastic bloody and great food!
  • All organic and farm to table even for breakfast. Don't let this place get by you if you're in DIA! Amazing Almond Buttermilk Pancakes with Rhubarb Strawberry Jam! Served til 2pm daily.
  • Get the lamb sliders with the Thai soup on the side. The sweet potato fries are good. The sauce they come with is great!
  • Best beet salad I've ever had! Love love the setup and the "cubbies", great for biz travelers! And they have outlets! All airport restaurants should be setup like this!
  • Best lamb sliders with sweet potato waffle fries. Great wait staff, they will even make you a roadie drink to take with.
  • Root Down is the only reason I now fly Southwest. The food is amazing. Get the breakfast sammy if you're here in the am. Coconut fizz is delicious. The service could be better, more welcoming.
  • At DIA for an hour plus? Scoot down the train to Terminal C to check out the food (and the living wall gardens) at Root Down. A twin of the farm to table restaurant in Highlands.
  • This place just opened. The beet salad with tofu is amazing. All farm to table. Don't go looking for a Bud Light...but they do have A full line of local beers on tap.

Nearby places

DIA Concourse C