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Bent Fork American Grill

12191 E Iliff Ave, Aurora, CO 80014-1201
+1 303-337-6600
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
12191 E Iliff Ave, Aurora, CO 80014-1201
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Service was good, food was good, and the atmosphere was relaxing. After hearing such great things, I might have been expecting more. Nothing was bad, but the only thing that stood out for us was the relaxing, but playful atmosphere. It was quiet enough that...More

Thank HulaSueR
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Kayla was our server, and was very helpful with suggestions for a gluten sensitive diner. All the dinners were wonderful, cooked just the way we ordered, we were meeting friends and they gave us plenty of time to visit. It's my new favorite resturant!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Atmosphere was relaxing and upscale. A fun get together hang out for happy hour after work with associates.

Thank Lynne W
Reviewed 14 September 2018

I've been here before and our waiter did not impress me. Had to wait for water and boxes for take home . Food was good but was celebrating a Birthday which I put on the reservation and did not receive any recognition. It was a...More

Thank connie345
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

Had meat sliders and salmon fish and chips. Food was tasty and salmon was fresh. Would recommend a lil bit.

Thank Habadoman
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

My husband had the bison pot roast which we are told is one of their most popular dishes. It was good. I had spicy penne pasta with sausage and found us quite tasty. Serving sizes are good. We shared a wedge salad which the chef...More

Thank dixiepeach
Reviewed 13 August 2018

We read some good reviews on this place, and decided to try it. The place was packed when we arrived, and we decided to eat in the bar where there was no waiting. Our drinks were very slow in arriving, and the waiter was apologetic....More

Thank Robin H
Reviewed 9 August 2018

In some ways this is a very different restaurant. There is a plethora of seafood on the menu along with buffalo pot roast ans Greek meatloaf. We were a party of 5, where my wife and I arrived ahead of the others. We were given...More

Thank Raymond F
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

The one in Loveland is so much better. The food was pretty good, but the service was terrible. They do make a fabulous salmon salad with their balsamic dressing. So so good!

Thank danamay8
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

My sons and I have frequented the place before, and the food is always good. Nice service, average pricing and I have witnessed small business meetings over lunches.

Thank mary g
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Violet D
1 February 2018|
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Response from FranceEnglandGreece | Reviewed this property |
24 December 2015|
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Response from dogsareup | Reviewed this property |
I don't think there is anything specifically vegan on their menu. My husband is vegetarian, and he had the spicy pecan and gorgonzola salad. You could get that and leave off the gorgonzola. You might call them and ask... More
chriss z
4 September 2015|
Response from Cynthia W | Reviewed this property |
I believe it is still from 3-6pm and yes! Great deals on wine and beer.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12191 E Iliff Ave, Aurora, CO 80014-1201
  • Public Transportation: Nearby to RTD stops, also I-225 and Parker Road Park & Ride.
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Aurora
  • Phone Number: +1 303-337-6600
  • E-mail
A locally-owned independent restaurant, The Bent Fork serves a diverse offering of traditional dishes that are inventive, fresh, and flavorful in a distinctive environment of casual sophistication. With our award winning menu, eclectic wine list, handcrafted martinis, art and architecture, the stage is set for our staff to deliver an experience that will melt away the stress, stimulate the palate, and leave you wanting more. Lunch or dinner, the ambiance, price points, and menu variety provide an environment that allows for a simple weeknight meal or celebration of a special occasion. Guests feel comfortable in casual or dressy attire, whether it's a business lunch, time with the girls, a Saturday night date, or a family meal. We look forward to welcoming you soon!
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