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Whale's Tail - CLOSED

323 S Main St, Breckenridge, CO 80424
+1 970-453-2221
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good38%
  • Average12%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible8%
11 Oct 2014
“the Bue Stag”
10 Oct 2014
“Stay far, far, far away.”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Gluten Free Options
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323 S Main St, Breckenridge, CO 80424
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1 - 10 of 145 reviews

Reviewed 11 October 2014

No longer the old and tired Whales Tail. As much as I liked the old institution the new STAG is a welcoming and comfortable saloon. Food is real good and the atmosphere is perfect. Come on in.

Thank Steven K
Reviewed 11 October 2014 via mobile

We were optimistic with the new management and were shown a menu at lunch, that included kids pizza. Upon arrival for our 6:30 pm reservation, the restaurant was very loud and smokers were gathered directly outside the front door - most unpleasant when seated at...More

1  Thank GreatBreckCondo
Reviewed 20 September 2014

A town landmark for many years, the Whales Tail has been reinvented by new owners and is now the Blue Stag.

Thank jaimietoys
Reviewed 23 August 2014

We were very hopeful that with a new name and management, this would be a great place to go to. No pizza, as oven has not been installed and our server did not know when it would be. Three of us ordered the elk stroganoff...More

Thank Alan W
Reviewed 22 July 2014

Our first night here we ate outside on the patio. Very relaxing and great to people watch. We all liked the food from fish tacos to ckn sand which and salmon BLT. Service was good and friendly. Good selection of craft beers.

Thank Julie L
Reviewed 10 July 2014

Awesome atmosphere but the food is average at best. Sounds like new ownership rehabbed the interior. They did an awesome job! Now get the food right and this place will be a sure thing.

Thank Secret T
Reviewed 5 July 2014

While we should have known that our experience would be mediocre since we went on day two of the change over to Blue Stag, we were sorely disappointed in the food, cocktail quality, and incredibly slow (seemingly inexperienced) waitstaff. The cocktails came out very differently...More

Thank klbard
Reviewed 2 July 2014

New menu, new owners, and the inside has been completely gutted and re-done. It's amazing food--Colorado Game-inspired. Try the Elk Stroganoff, stuffed duck, or Chili Colorado. They get their meats local, grass-fed and happy. The Salmon is flown in fresh from Alaska. The beer selection...More

Thank Lindsay L
Reviewed 8 April 2014

One advantage of this place is that when they tell you that there is a 1/2 hour wait for a table, you can take a drink from the bar and sit outside by the fire chatting - really pleasant. Plenty of atmosphere and good American...More

Thank Florida_rosbif
Reviewed 2 April 2014 via mobile

The menu has the usual choices, burgers, steaks, seafood and other stuff like elk. The food is good, I had fish tacos. Prices are a little high, but I guess that is typical for the area.

Thank beach_mom_leesburg
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  • Address: 323 S Main St, Breckenridge, CO 80424
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Breckenridge
  • Phone Number: +1 970-453-2221
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