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The Eldo Brewery and Happy Trail's Cafe

) #26 of 46 Restaurants in Crested Butte $$ - $$$ American, ,
215 Elk Ave, Crested Butte, CO 81224-9608
+1 970-349-6125
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good41%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (11 reviews)
“onion rings” (2 reviews)
“great beer” (6 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
215 Elk Ave, Crested Butte, CO 81224-9608
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The oldest bar in Crested Butte and a local hang out. Good cheap drinks in a nice, dark, but fun bar. Good music in the evenings and if you dare, try the mystery shot! 6 bagged bottles and one roll of the dice! Fun for...More

Thank Doug B
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Stopped here for food and beer as part of a roadtrip to Crested Butte. Seriously good beer brewed here by a fastidious head brewer. Good range/variety of beers. Ate burgers of excellent quality - all fresh produce used. Table football was a hit for my...More

Thank Ian I
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

We were doing a beer tour and drove up to crested butte to try some beer and food. We were slightly disappointed as they only had 2 of their own beers available. The beer my husband had was good and we had onion rings and...More

Thank Kenmarsam
Reviewed 4 April 2017

It's a sunny place for shady people. Great place to sit out on their deck and have a drink or two while the wife and kids are shopping

Thank Todd E
Reviewed 30 March 2017

So, I'm a hippy dude in disguise, and The Eldo scratches that itch. It's def gonna have that local vibe, although I think the party sect of the vacation crews will also show up here. Eldo actually brews their own beer (it's average) and has...More

Thank theinsurancetraveler
Reviewed 1 February 2017

We always try to stop in local brewery scene when traveling, Crested Butte only has a sudo place for they brew, and also have others beer, so they like a taproom with music. looked like they have live music on weekends, funky bands too. Loved...More

Thank HeatherColoradogirl
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Bartender very friendly. Opens at noon. Too cold to ski. Great place to hang and try out drinks. Beer on tap, all were excellent. White Russian with different vodka, were fun. Want to have a Bachelorette party there for a friend

Thank Monna W
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Django's is a very charming restaurant on the main street in town. The decor is very unique. Good service. Food is solid, though I will say not the best meal we had in Crested Butte, but definitely recommend

Thank Kelly C
Reviewed 23 November 2016

The Eldo is a CB classic, with a terrific open 2nd floor patio overlooking all of the wonderfulness of CB Main Street! A don't miss if you re a pub kinda person and a CB fan.

Thank Albert A
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

We stopped in to try the local brews, but discovered a bear has tipped over their barrels! 🐻 the bartenders were really friendly and we chatted with them about life in Crested Butte. The bar was decorated for Halloween and is a perfect size- enough...More

Thank BeautifulFernweh
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
15:00 - 02:00
15:00 - 02:00
15:00 - 02:00
15:00 - 02:00
15:00 - 02:00
15:00 - 02:00
15:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 215 Elk Ave, Crested Butte, CO 81224-9608
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Crested Butte
  • Phone Number: +1 970-349-6125
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