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Larkspur Events & Dining

458 Vail Valley Dr, Ste A, Vail, CO 81657-4521
+1 970-754-8048
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“truffle fries” (11 reviews)
“burger” (13 reviews)
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Contemporary, American, Gluten Free Options
458 Vail Valley Dr, Ste A, Vail, CO 81657-4521
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Reviewed 26 February 2013

We live in NY and are used to high prices in restaurants, but Larkspur shocked even us. The prices were much too high considering the quality of the ingredients used and the mediocrity of the entrees (entrees ranged from about $35 to $50 plus, appetizers...More

1  Thank Codalat
Reviewed 24 February 2013

To be kind the Larkspur experience is uneven at best. From the minute you sit down at your table you are inundated with the wait staff serenading you with how wonderful and well reviewed some of their signature dishes are. So, as suggested we ordered...More

1  Thank MarkTravelsAllOver
Reviewed 24 February 2013

We were very happy with our Saturday night dining choice. We almost diverted to a less formal space but chose to keep our 7 pm reservation. Great evening with very attentive service. Excellent wine selection and quite a few good bottles in the mid $40...More

Thank MNTableTennis
Reviewed 24 February 2013

We were recently there for dinner based on a recommendation from a friend who had just been there. We were seated outside the open kitchen which was great entertainment to watch them all work. The service was top notch, as was the food. Some of...More

Thank TravelingOtis
Reviewed 23 February 2013

Great looking restaurant. My main was very good. My wife wasn't too excited about her fish. Thought it was bland. The sommelier made up for the non existent wait staff. He came by lots of times and was very interesting. He picked out an amazing...More

Thank Foodseekers
Reviewed 20 February 2013

We've eaten at this restaurant every time we're in the area. After walking through a very strange entry, it opens to a very nice bar and restaurant. The food has always been excellent. This time was not exception. We had the 41 oz Prime Cowboy...More

Thank EYW9
Larkspur V, Manager at Larkspur Events & Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2013

Thank you very much for your kind review, we are thrilled to hear about your good experience and appreciative of the comments regarding the Tomahawk, it's a tough job taste testing beef, but hopefully we have found a product that we can be proud to...More

Reviewed 16 February 2013

We've been dinning at the Larkspur for over 10 years, but it lost its luster 2 years ago. This week I was very disappointed. My main entree of prawns was a plate of 5 medium shrimp with nothing extravagant about. I've experienced this type of...More

1  Thank joe c
Larkspur V, Manager at Larkspur Events & Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2013

Hello, thank you for taking the time to provide this feedback, while we are disappointed to hear that you were less than pleased with the New Caledonia Prawns, we are glad that you enjoyed the mussel dish. We hope that you can find your way...More

Reviewed 9 February 2013

Usually go for dinner but tried for lunch. Same excellent service but much more casual. People come in in ski boots and helmets and are treated just as well. Had the larksburger with truffle fries. Outstanding but quite large. Handled a group of 10 from...More

Thank Yvonne G
Larkspur V, Manager at Larkspur Events & Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2013

Yvonne, Thank you sincerely for your kind sentiments about Larkspur and thanks for trying us out for lunch, it is very nice to be acknowledged for our efforts to offer the same service at lunch as we do at dinner. We appreciate your time taken...More

Reviewed 5 February 2013

My wife and I dined here Feb. 3rd 2013 after watching the Super Bowl. Heard nothing but good things about he place and it was highly recommended by our hotel concierge. This was a good sign since our hotel has a serious steak house of...More

1  Thank caymankid
Larkspur V, Manager at Larkspur Events & Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2013

Hi! Thanks for your kind review of Larkspur, we are always happy to hear about it when our guests have enjoyed themselves and have left satisfied (if not wishing that they had not shared there entrees - ah, next time!) Thank you again, we appreciate...More

Reviewed 3 February 2013

I was solo and wanted good mid-priced food, so I remembered that Larkspur has a bar menu. The bar had plenty of room, the bartender was just the right amt of friendly. Cesar salad was the stand-out dish for me. The buttermilk drumsticks were very...More

1  Thank Snowman00
Larkspur V, Manager at Larkspur Events & Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2013

Thank you for reviewing your experience at our bar! It is our intent to provide a relaxed and casual way to dine during the evening and hearing from guests like you helps us to realize that we are attaining that goal! We appreciate your time...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$60
Contemporary, American, Gluten Free Options
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Wine and Beer, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
08:00 - 12:00
08:00 - 12:00
08:00 - 12:00
08:00 - 12:00
08:00 - 12:00
08:00 - 12:00
08:00 - 12:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 458 Vail Valley Dr, Ste A, Vail, CO 81657-4521
  • Public Transportation: Free Town of Vail bus route - Golden Peak stop.
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Vail
  • Phone Number: +1 970-754-8048
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Larkspur’s warm, contemporary atmosphere and world-class service never fails to surprise and delight. Larkspur Events & Dining is a special events based restaurant, open only for private gatherings in the spring, summer and fall months, with public dining for lunch and dinner (Friday and Saturday nights only) during the ski season.

We specialize in weddings, rehearsal dinners, brunch, corporate events and gatherings of all shapes and sizes. Our beautiful venue is fully customizable to transform into whatever vision you may have for your dream event. We look forward to sharing our passion for great food and hospitality and will save a spot at our table for you!
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