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Arapahoe Cafe & Pub

) #1 of 28 Restaurants in Dillon $$ - $$$ American, , Cafe
626 Lake Dillon Dr, Dillon, CO 80435
+1 970-468-0873
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Bar, Cafe, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
626 Lake Dillon Dr, Dillon, CO 80435
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Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

I was taken here by a local and was told I had to have a burger... He had the Red Ruby Trout <Special of the Night> so I did a stutter step, but order the Smokehouse Cheeseburger... OMG! They need to change the name to...More

Thank T T
Reviewed 30 July 2016

The pub always amazes me on how popular their burger nights are. Sure it is a good deal on an excellent burger any way you want it. The drinks a cheap while you wait, the operative word is wait. When I hear the wait is...More

Thank FLBluerunner
Reviewed 28 July 2016

Until this restaurant experience, I have never been told it is too late to revise an order once the order is placed. We forgot to mention when ordering that we wanted our hamburgers without buns. When our waitress arrived with our appetizer soups, we told...More

Thank 2462skiing
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

I had their special soup of the day! It was a potato & ham! Excellent! They also have a great happy hour at the Down Under too. It is located down the stairs. Their rainbow trout if fabulous! One of my favorite places in Dillon....More

Thank June H
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed each meal and the service. The trout salad was superb, the burgers came exactly as ordered (so rare it walk out of the kitchen on its own) salads fresh and cold and barbecue outstanding. So we were really disappointed when the fish and...More

Thank happyTucson
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Amazing food and great service! We always have to stop here when we are in the mountains. The BBQ is amazing!

Thank Andrea H
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Usually go for breakfast. The corned beef hash is the best. Large, delicious, moist chunks of corned beef. Highly recommended. Biscuits and gravy, big delicious breakfasts, good pricing, excellent service.

Thank parrotale2
Reviewed 26 July 2016

we left the Michael Jackson tribute band show on 7/16 halfway into the second set to eat dinner here. We were outside on the patio near the road and could still hear them play Thriller and others (that they should have played earlier). The large...More

Thank edward S
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Some good food but questionable service/ mainly policies for instants have had troubles sitting to hold table, or closed in early setup bar we're not service even though a paying customer

Thank Steven E
Reviewed 25 July 2016

My family has been going here for years. It is a tradition to go here for breakfast. Their breakfasts are large and sometimes unusual. Last time we had spinach and salmon omelets and they were perfect. We have never eaten outside, but lots of people...More

Thank Jane I
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Questions & Answers
21 October 2016|
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Response from Bonnie L | Property representative |
There is no wifi.
26 August 2016|
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Response from Bonnie L | Property representative |
Unfortunately we do not have heaters on the patio. If the sun is out it is usually warm enough to eat outside by about 9.
Karen B
3 July 2015|
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Response from Bonnie L | Property representative |
Happy hour is from 4-6 in the pub and patio only. It includes half price draft beers, well liquors and house wines as well as half price appetizers. Come see us!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$12
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:30
07:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:30
07:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:30
07:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:30
07:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:30
07:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:30
07:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 626 Lake Dillon Dr, Dillon, CO 80435
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Dillon
  • Phone Number: +1 970-468-0873
  • E-mail
The Arapahoe Cafe has served Summit County, Colorado since 1945 and offers great food, reasonable prices and friendly service. Stop by our website to see our awards, great menu items and our unique history.We smoke our own award-winning BBQ and our catering service, Bonnie Q BBQ Roadhouse Room & Catering Company, offers on or off-site catering.Q So Good It'll Make Your Big Toe Wiggle!
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