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Bon Ton Restaurant

426 Main Street, Beneath the St. Elmo Hotel, Ouray, CO 81427
+1 970-325-4419
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good17%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
426 Main Street, Beneath the St. Elmo Hotel, Ouray, CO 81427
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Best italian food in CO! Love all the staff! A MUST if you are in the most beautiful spot in America.....Ouray CO

1  Thank grillmannc
Reviewed 4 days ago

By far the best meal we had on our 2 week trip!! Great house salad . My husband had chicken parmagiana he loved it!! My choice was the Tuscan chicken over 2 color fettuccine. I thought it was an outstanding dish!!! Well seasoned and prepared...More

2  Thank quiltzy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

To bad the quality of the food does not match the great atmosphere here. Restaurant was cozy and quaint, server was pleasant and efficient, but the food was average. Guess we were expecting more after all the good things we had heard about this place....More

Thank Cheryl J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate at Bon Ton our second night in Ouray and enjoyed a fantastic meal of Pork Tenderloin Marsala and Shrimp Scampi. Our waitress was very friendly and attentive. I recommend Bon Ton highly.

Thank Millerdb
Reviewed 19 March 2018

Stayed a night in Ouray and this place was suggested to us by local hotel staff. It was busy when we arrived but we didn't wait long to be seated. It was fairly noisy but the service and food were good. We went on a...More

1  Thank logansrun98
Reviewed 16 March 2018

The food is excellent, service impeccable, and the bar is amazing. All the food was delicious and hot when served. Mike, the waiter we usually have, anticipated our every need and desire.

2  Thank Kirk S
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Took the recommendation of several locals and they were not wrong. Great food, service and atmosphere. This hidden gem has been a staple in Ouray for decades but unfortunately in a battle with the building owner - hopefully the Bon Ton prevails.

1  Thank MellohYellow
Reviewed 2 March 2018

My wife and I wen there tonight to celebrate our 18th year together. This place did not disappoint. First off let me say that if your expecting budget fare, don't. this place is not cheap but it is not over priced for what you get....More

2  Thank Tom G
Reviewed 20 February 2018

Needed a good glass of wine and a small meal after hiking part of the perimeter trail: this place was perfect. They have a good menu. I indulged simply in the Madeira mushrooms with bread service. The service was great.

1  Thank MxnWhoWalks
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

Absolutely recommend. The food was amazing, great service and atomsphere. It was cozy, warm, extremely friendly, and even their fresh from the tap spring water was some of the best water I've had lol. This is the place to have a romantic dinner gor two...More

1  Thank Delaine H
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1 March 2017|
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Response from Reese B | Reviewed this property |
I'm pretty sure it is Chris and Tim.
3 October 2015|
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Response from BonTon_81427 | Property representative |
We do!! Most of our items can be prepared gluten free and our menu indicates which ones.
20 August 2015|
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Response from BonTon_81427 | Property representative |
You may make reservations at anytime by calling us at 970/325-4419. We answer the phone during the day and return messages.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$35
Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 426 Main Street, Beneath the St. Elmo Hotel, Ouray, CO 81427
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Ouray
  • Phone Number: +1 970-325-4419
The Bon Ton is a local favorite! We offer a variety of entrees including pasta dishes, steaks, and seafood. All of our food is fresh and cooked to order. Please visit our website for up to date and correct menu.
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