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Ace Gillett's

239 S College Ave, Fort Collins, CO 80524-2810
+1 970-449-4797
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (14 reviews)
“flatbread” (8 reviews)
“duck confit” (3 reviews)
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American, Bar
$$ - $$$
239 S College Ave, Fort Collins, CO 80524-2810
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Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

We stopped in this bar for convenience, as it was in the basement of our hotel. I️ can confidently say we will never return. This visit incited so much ire, it is difficult to write this post without a slew of profanities. We are in...More

Thank Brianne H
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Had a guest in from Santa Fe and everything was awesome. We started with the figs and loved everything else. Our friend was so impressed. Thank you

Thank jsher
Aaron B, Owner at Ace Gillett's, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2017

We're so glad you chose to include Ace Gillett's as part of your friend's visit. Thank you for your kind words. Cheers,

Reviewed 11 October 2017

Dress up and enjoy menu, the beverages and some jazz. A great place to dance or just relax and sip your beverage of choice. It doesn't get old and a great place for that special occasion.

Thank O7512SPdonr
Reviewed 5 September 2017

We've been here many times because we love the live music and the dark prohibition-era vibe, but it had been a while since our last visit. We really enjoyed the prosciutto wrapped dates and loved the mushroom flatbread that was on the specials menu, but...More

Thank Holly M
Reviewed 1 September 2017

Located in the basement of the oldest active hotel in Fort Collins. It offers a 'speakeasy' atmosphere with music on most nights, a full bar and excellent menu. Dress up and take your spouse to dinner.

Thank O7512SPdonr
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Ace Gilletts is one classy place! It is fnacy and dark and has amazing jazz music at night. Great spot for out of town guests

Thank C7379AGclaudiad
Reviewed 16 March 2017

True date nights out are rare treats for us, so we are always hoping for an exceptional evening. Our evening at Ace Gillett's was one of those. We were there the weekend before Valentine's Day for drinks and a small-plates dinner. Our server, Samantha (I...More

Thank BethB02
Shannon M, Public Relations Manager at Ace Gillett's, responded to this reviewResponded 17 March 2017

We're so glad you enjoyed your evening with us! And we'll be sure to tell Sam that she helped make your night one to remember (she'll love that). Come back and see us again soon.

Reviewed 15 February 2017

Go underground to find this cool corner of Fort Collins. Live jazz every weekend, and excellent food.

Thank Samantha P
Reviewed 28 January 2017

We had heard great reviews, but that was not our experience. We ordered drinks and chicken wings to begin and both were disappointing. My mixed drink was so strong that our very kind server asked if she should bring another or try to mix it...More

1  Thank Bontempo
Shannon M, Public Relations Manager at Ace Gillett's, responded to this reviewResponded 2 February 2017

Thank you so much for your review. We appreciate you taking the time to send us your thoughts. We're sorry your experience wasn't to the level of service we try to provide, and we will be looking into the menu items you purchased for quality...More

A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Jazz music 8:30-12:00 am fabulous food strong drinks romantic atmosphere. Wait staff are amazing. Recommend for couples as well as friends beautiful place.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Shannon M, Public Relations Manager at Ace Gillett's, responded to this reviewResponded 2 February 2017

Thank you so much for your review! We're so glad you enjoyed your time with us. Come have a drink with us again soon!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
American, Bar
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 239 S College Ave, Fort Collins, CO 80524-2810
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Fort Collins
  • Phone Number: +1 970-449-4797
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Not fifty feet below the historic Armstrong Hotel, Ace Gillett's celebrates a bygone era of exquisite service, timeless style, classic cocktails, and expert cuisine. Sip a handcrafted martini from our signature drink menu, or partake in that perfect pairing of wine and unforgettable fare. Your evening of revelry, live music, and familiar comfort at Ace Gillett's is the continuation of yesteryear.
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