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Avalanche Bar & Grill

15 Emmons Rd, Crested Butte, CO 81225
+1 970-349-7195
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good46%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Bar, Pizza, Pub
$$ - $$$
15 Emmons Rd, Crested Butte, CO 81225
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Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

We are here several times during our ski week due to its great location at the base of the mountain . Sweet potato fries were excellent . We tried the Ruben and steak sandwich. Both were very good. We also had pizza another day which...More

Thank Julie M
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Airy sports bar & grill with high ceilings & a deck overlooking the ski lift, plus an American menu. Good food, good service and decent prices for a ski base restaurant.

Thank fwcsportnut
Reviewed 4 April 2017

We stop at the avalanche at least twice everytime we stay up on the mountain. Todd gives us great service every year

Thank Todd E
Reviewed 2 April 2017

We wanted an easy, lighter dinner with another family couple. Picked the right place for the 4 of us. Service was very good, the restaurant wasn't too busy and we were early enough. Menu had variety to suit anyone. Soup, a chowder was raved about....More

Thank S w
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Kids approved the grilled cheese, pasta with red sauce. For the adults The burger with avocado was tasty and the margaritas were good. It provides a nice variety of food and daily specials on the chalk board.

Thank tgrx2fit
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Not a bad place to eat. Very expensive for lunch food. Family of five with no booze was 80 bucks. and two of my girls ate off the kids menu. The quality of food was at best average, although my 14 year old loved the...More

Thank Jeffery B
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Family of five dined here for early dinner. It was fantastic: veggie fajitas were delicious. My son had king crab legs here and loved them. Moscow mule was good but wish it would have been in a copper mug. Our service was OUTSTANDING!

Thank Annie S
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

We love Avalanche. They consistently offer great service and delicious food. The prices are reasonable too which is a nice change from other mountain options. And no joke the chicken pot pie is so tasty!

Thank Lalania T
Reviewed 14 March 2017

At first i went to the route 66 spot..which was just ok, so i walked over here for my next lunch (and returned the following day). We liked the chili and salad, the chicken tortilla soup was not good so I docked a star. My...More

Thank Arunie C
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Fun atmosphere, friendly servers, food affordable & good!!! Total local ski lodge hangout! Looking forward to going back!!! Cheers~

Thank TiffanieMPiker
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Questions & Answers
26 February 2017|
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Response from Casey M | Reviewed this property |
No not at all.
18 July 2015|
Response from TravelingFoodie319 |
Their posted hours for dinner are 3-9 pm.
John L
11 June 2015|
Response from manteemom | Reviewed this property |
I don't own the restaurant but during ski season we saw dogs around
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pizza, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:30
10:30 - 21:30
10:30 - 21:30
10:30 - 21:30
10:30 - 21:30
10:30 - 21:30
10:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Emmons Rd, Crested Butte, CO 81225
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Crested Butte
  • Phone Number: +1 970-349-7195
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