Welcome to Ship Tavern

Catch a game or enjoy a lively meal in a vintage pub atmosphere while diving into our famous prime rib, burgers, sandwiches, seafood and steaks. Pair your meal with our wide selection of beers, wines and unique cocktails. Then satisfy your sweet tooth with our delectable Shipwreck Sundae, served to look like an 1800s ship.

Ship Tavern opened in 1934 after the repeal of prohibition, Ship Tavern is the oldest restaurant in the hotel. The décor includes a collection of sailing ship models former hotel owner, Boettcher, acquired on a visit to Cape Cod, as well as a complete mast and crow’s nest, an old ship’s clock and Jamaican rum barrels.

Hours & Menus


Daily 11am-5pm


Daily 5pm-11pm


Daily 11am-11pm

Live Entertainment

  • Wednesday – Saturday 8:30pm – 11:30pm


Lunch Happy Hour

*Prices are subject to change

Dine with us and enjoy reduced parking options.

Breakfast & Lunch Parking

Enjoy reduced parking to $14 when validated in the hotel’s restaurant during breakfast or lunch at Ellyngton’s, Ships Tavern or Afternoon Tea at The Brown Palace Hotel and Spa.

Dinner & Evening Parking (after 5PM)

Enjoy complimentary parking after 5PM when validated by Ships Tavern, Palace Arms or the hotel’s lobby lounge associates. Full validation is available for spa guests, Ellyngton’s brunch and Churchill.

Reserve a Table Call 303-297-3111