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Rustique Bistro

216 S Monarch St, Aspen, CO 81611-1944
+1 970-925-2555
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good24%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“risotto” (28 reviews)
“pot au feu” (11 reviews)
“frog legs” (11 reviews)
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French, Gluten Free Options
216 S Monarch St, Aspen, CO 81611-1944
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have always enjoyed Rustique as a reliable provider of delectable food and delightfully delicious yet strong cocktails for a super reasonable price. We're in Aspen minimum twice a year and always spend more than a couple of evenings per visit having dinner or just...More

Thank Colarada
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Great casual spot for a outstanding meal. The Salmon was among the best I have ever tasted. Prepared with a wonderful quick seared crust outside, but still med rare inside and marvelous flavor, served over very flavorful lentils ...... Wow, it was GREAT! Also the...More

Thank Alvin H
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Good customer service is usually a given in a town like Aspen. Not so, unfortunately, in our recent experience at Rustique. As there is almost nothing on the menu for vegetarians, I asked if I could order a couple of the side dishes served on...More

Thank TeriLow
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Every year in Aspen we have dinner there twice. Place just getting better year after year, very tasty, very reliable, good selection of drinks. Best bartender in Aspen, Sam.

Thank wsltz1
Reviewed 5 April 2017

This is one of Aspen's clasic french restaurants. We especially enjoyed the frog legs and roastd chicken. the service was not great but it is a very nice setting with white table cloths and comfortable atmosphere. The food and wine are resonablely priced for high...More

Thank Thomas H
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

We ate here this evening and had a great dinner. I had the calves liver and my husband had the half chicken. Our food was wonderful, tender, tasty and plentiful. We were seated right away and had a very attentive and personable server. The ambiance...More

Thank Lynne H
Reviewed 30 March 2017

In spite of a reservation, the restaurant was packed and had to wait 35 minutes standing, bar was full too. The aubergine and cheese were excellent, large wine list, the chicken and salads good size and very tasty Good choice if you are willing to...More

Thank Andrew P
Reviewed 17 March 2017

There aren't many restaurants in Aspen that can claim the "staying power" of Rustique Bistro, and for good reason. For a high-end meal that would easily compete with the best in France itself, along with atmosphere and exquisite service, this place is an absolute delight!

Thank gregcZ2717MD
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Our skiing group went to Rustique Bistro on the suggestion of our ski lodge manager. The food was acceptable but nothing special, and not worth the high price.

Thank 68Z28
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Whether you're in the mood for a warm crock of French onion soup or salmon tartare, this place serves up the best French comfort food in Aspen. You can't go wrong with the steak au poivre or the steamed mussels...but save room for profiteroles for...More

Thank btp2017
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$80
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 216 S Monarch St, Aspen, CO 81611-1944
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Aspen
  • Phone Number: +1 970-925-2555
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Country French Bistro serving lunch 6 days a weel and dinner 7 days a week.
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