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Bully Ranch Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Soups, European, Grill, Pub, Central European, Gluten Free Options
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20 Vail Rd, Vail, CO 81657-5010
+1 970-479-5460
11:00 - 23:00
Closed now
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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West Palm Beach, Florida
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27 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After eating at other great more formal restaurants in Vail ,we wanted a casual burger night and found it at the Bully Ranch Restaurant ..,, great lodge like atmosphere with antler chandeliers all over , lots of wood , and good food . The Bully Bourbon burger was recommended by several of the staff at our hotel so I ordered... More 

Thank Lillizoe
Englewood, Colorado
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192 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 302 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is our new go-to casual restaurant in Vail. Nested in a corner of the Sonnelnap Hotel, this place has a great theme, great food, and very nice cordial service. Everyone in our party of 6 enjoyed their meals, and left wishing to come back soon. We all loved the truffled tater tots.

Thank PhantomOP_2013
Denver, Colorado
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Bully Ranch hosted our rehearsal dinner for our wedding weekend. The customer service was exceptional, the food was delicious, and the mud slides flowed a little too quickly. What a fantastic venue!

Thank stephaniebrady2016
Naples, Florida
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35 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

We had dinner and enjoyed it very much.... from the atmosphere to the excellent food, to the service. You feel like you are in the Alps of Switzerland or Austria. I would recommend this restaurant.

Thank StoriesFacesPlaces
Orange Beach, Alabama
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Amazing food and great service. The tomato cheese soup was incredible as was the panna cotta dessert. Fabulous attention from our server, Kevin. We visited this restaurant twice during our stay.

Thank Kathy B
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79 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Great restaurant for more casual dining with high quality food. The restaurant invites families, couples or groups and all feel comfortable and happy. It is a nice menu, well plated food and nice service.

Thank Heidi B
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

I always return to this restaurant when I am looking for something casual and easy. I often go when I am unaccompanied and want a friendly bar stool and good conversation. Food has always been great.

Thank Montana1967
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126 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Located in the heart of Vail Village embedded in the Sonnenalp. Beautifully appointed with a rustic decor. Indoor and outdoor seating choices are available, weather dependent. Great burgers done just as you request them. Mark did a very nice job as our waiter. Bryan provided perfectly mixed drinks, including a pumpkin spiced old fashion. Food, location and service we excellent.... More 

Thank richardj100
Denver, Colorado
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38 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

First time here. Very good food, beer and atmosphere. The prices were very reasonable for the vail area as well. Definitely check it out

Thank Fireman85p
Smyrna, Georgia
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85 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

Sarah was our waitress and we wanted to keep her for the entire stay of our trip to Vail in the off-season. Food portions are generous, but not cheap. Very tasty and everything tasted wonderfully. My husband had a burger that was $18, but I must say it was worth every penny! I had a tomato soup that was perfectly... More 

Thank ekcpeterson

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Soups, European, Grill, Pub, Central European, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Vail Rd, Vail, CO 81657-5010
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Vail
  • Phone Number: +1 970-479-5460

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?