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Cliff House Hotel Dining Room

306 Canon Ave, Manitou Springs, CO 80829-1712
+1 719-785-2415
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good18%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“filet mignon” (19 reviews)
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306 Canon Ave, Manitou Springs, CO 80829-1712
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Great fine dining experience. Attentive team-style wait staff was perfect. Our table enjoyed the poached salmon and the seared halibut. Just about the best prepared we ever ate. HUGE wine list. Oh, and about the car, the streets around are torn up by construction. Be...More

Thank ohzonejoe
Reviewed 1 week ago

Whenever we visit Colorado Springs we take our hosts to lunch or dinner at one of the area's finer restaurants. This was the first time they suggested The Cliff House, and we were duly impressed. My wife and I shared the daily 3-course lunch offering...More

Thank Redjackco
Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently celebrated a family birthday dinner at the Cliff House Dining Room, includig 13 people. We were seated in a lovely private dining area with fireplace, quiet and cheerful. Several wait staff attended us, but the main waiter was something of a character--listening to...More

Thank Bernice C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Firstly - the wine selection is the best we have seen for a smaller restaurant - literally 100's of choices, lots of half bottles, lots of by the glass - wide "around the world" selections of every varietal. Unfortunately for us - the waiter knocked...More

Thank munchman
Reviewed 1 week ago

We expected a great dinner, as the restaurant looks upscaled. The food is ok, both presentation & taste. And then, the couple next to us left and the waiters just cleaned the tablecloth and threw all the crumbs on the floor, next to us instead...More

Thank bstlv
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely time here with my girlfriends in a warm and inviting atmosphere...I felt that the service was wonderful, and our waiter was very attentive. We all had the Cesars Salad appetizer which was very good, and our main dish was their Filet Mignon with Potato...More

Thank Michele O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Service was great food was very good staff was helpful. I had the chicken others had salmon and Filet. Everyone liked it. We tried 5 of the desserts and were very happy. Only down side is the men's bathroom smelled terrible.

Thank Kent H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have stayed at the Cliff House before but never eat at the restaurant. Well it was a fantastic meal!! The house bread with the peach butter was awesome! My wife had the Cliff House salad followed by the scallops and prawn scampi, both were...More

Thank MateoinKC
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were staying at the hotel and had dinner. The menu had plenty of options and the staff very open to making changes. My wife had crab cake followed by scallop and prawn scampi. I had beef carpaccio and Alaskan halibut. Everything was excellent. The...More

1  Thank gwfrydg48
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Which was very good. It's a Buffett but there are waiters around for coffee and good linen tables. Not your best western buffet by a long shot.

Thank Domina57
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Margene M
3 September 2017|
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Response from Steve B | Reviewed this property |
Reviewers don't usually carry around a wine list for every place they review. I'd suggest a phone call to the Cliff House or checking their web site.
Pat S
2 March 2016|
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Response from CliffHouseManagement | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Pat - It's casual. We're at the foothills of Pikes Peak in a small quaint town where dressing up isn't everyones "thing." In the Cliff House Dining Room at night men wear dress slacks and collared shirts or suits.
18 September 2015|
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Response from Lisa M | Reviewed this property |
We saw big outdoor propane heaters on porch.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 10:30 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 306 Canon Ave, Manitou Springs, CO 80829-1712
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  El Paso County  >  Manitou Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 719-785-2415
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The Cliff House Dining Room has gained national renown as one of Colorado’s premier dining destinations. We are proud recipients of the distinguished DiRoNa Award and the 4 Diamond Award in Fine Dining from AAA.
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