If you're going to check out a Rockies game at Coors Field or simply want to be amidst the buzz before and after home games in Denver, there are a handful of great bars and restaurants surrounding the stadium to choose from.  Here are some great bets when it comes to great restaurants near Coors Field.

Jackson's - Jackson's claim to fame is the legendary burgers and beer they've been serving up to Denver residents and visitors alike since 1995.  Stop by before or after the game and enjoy a variety of legendary burgers like the classic cheeseburger or Big Kahuna Burger, a huge assortment of drinks from the bar, and more.

Swanky's -  The place to go if you're looking to get a little wild before or after games at Coors Field.  Party with a signature drink from their full bar or chow down on delectable menu items including wings, nachos, burgers, and more.

Denver Chophouse and Brewery - If you're looking for a top-notch drinking and dining experience at a restaurant near Coors Field, check out the Denver Chophouse and Brewery.  Beer fanatics will take delight in their assortment of hand-crafted beers brewed right on sight and foodies will love their menu chocked full of inventive, contemporary American cuisine.

Sports Column - If you're looking to get in the spirit of the game, it's hard to go wrong with a place called the Sports Column.  Add to the fact that Sports Illustrated named it one of the top 20 sports bars in the nation, and you've got all the makings for an awesome sports bar in Denver.  Stop by and enjoy everything from beer to spirits, burgers, appetizers, and more.

El Chapultepec - Looking for something a little different than the typical sports bar around Coors Field?  Check out El Chapultepec for an authentic Mexican dining experience in Denver.  Their menu includes an assortment of drinks (alcoholic and non-), tacos, burritos, and more.