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Up the Creek Bar & Grill

223 E Gore Creek Dr Ste 103, Vail, CO 81657-3602
+1 970-476-8141
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“truffle fries” (30 reviews)
“trout” (34 reviews)
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American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
223 E Gore Creek Dr Ste 103, Vail, CO 81657-3602
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We decided to have dinner at Up the Creek mainly due to the fabulous location right along the river in Vail. Plus, we heard the food was good too. Well, the food was outstanding! For starters we had an organic beet arugula salad which was...More

Thank Suebub
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Nice venue to sit outside by the Creek, eating lunch in the sun. Enjoyed the trout and the blackened shrimp

Thank Sonia M
Reviewed 6 days ago

We ate here for a private event on a Friday night. The food was excellent, and the service was too! Our group was too large to sit outside along the Creek, but I imagine that is a lovely place to eat too.

Thank EB_NL_11
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

great food, service, vibe, atmosphere all around. Great for couples, families, or pretty much any group you might be with.

Thank andrewharbor1
Reviewed 1 April 2018

The truffle fries are so delicious. They came with a blue cheese dip. I was out of this world with this. The portion was quite large and I was quite full with this that I didn't get to enjoy my fish dish that I should...More

Thank 1Skibunny
Reviewed 21 March 2018

Went based on reviews. Nothing special about room or service. Server kept saying “of course” to point of annoyance. Tortilla soup like other review was cold. I had short rib dinner which was good but not excellent. 6 pieces of thin asparagus 12 pieces of...More

Thank Silvano1996
Reviewed 15 March 2018

We made reservations two weeks in advance yet they never recorded it. When we called to reconfirm they had no record of the reservation and were not very accommodating of their mistake.

Thank asfmd
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Dined here two years ago on a previous ski trip but most recent experience was not up to par. The tortilla soup would have been tasty but it was a bit cold. Also the red ruby trout was a bit over cooked and dry. Friends...More

Thank rdytogo_always
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Very welcoming and charming for a ski resort. The food cjhoices and quality are very good. But, I did miss the ribs from years gone by. The fish and meats were cooked to order. The children had a special menu and super fast service. The...More

Thank larrykay
Reviewed 4 March 2018

I had a quinoa burger here, and have never eaten anything so good in my entire freakin' life! <3....

Thank GeorgeSwitzer
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Questions & Answers
3 June 2016|
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Response from Patrick S | Property representative |
Yes and Yes. We will serve a traditional dinner for both adults and children in celebration of Thanksgiving. You may make a reservation by giving us a call or by booking through our website. Thank you for your question... More
28 August 2015|
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Response from 48mimi2014 | Reviewed this property |
So sorry, but we didn't request any information on corkage fee. We enjoyed a glass of white wine from the restaurants wine list.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 223 E Gore Creek Dr Ste 103, Vail, CO 81657-3602
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Vail
  • Phone Number: +1 970-476-8141
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