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Montauk Seafood Grill

549 E Lionshead Cir, Vail, CO 81657-5521
+1 970-476-2601
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (118 reviews)
“swordfish” (34 reviews)
“pie” (24 reviews)
Open Now
3:00 PM - 9:30 PMAll hours
CUISINES
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
549 E Lionshead Cir, Vail, CO 81657-5521
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice, unpretentious with great food. fresh oysters, crab and cuts with a good wine selection. Lobster bisque is amazing.

Thank Talachas
Cameron D, Owner at Montauk Seafood Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Talachas, Thanks very much for your great review! That is exactly what we're going for, unpretentious food in a great atmosphere with great service. Glad you enjoyed everything, see you again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My opinion, Montauk's is a must eat in Vail! Great atmosphere, food and service! The dinner was wonderful and the daily soup was delicious! Definitely a spot for surf and turf! Good desserts!

Thank hharcrow
Cameron D, Owner at Montauk Seafood Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi hharcrow, Thanks very much for your excellent review. Glad to hear you enjoyed everything, hope to see you soon!

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The new Owner has done a amazing job of reestablishing itself as the premier restaurant in Vail. Our waiter Joe was outstanding! Definitely get seated in his section if he's working & you will be impressed beyond expectations. That combined with the amazing foods and...More

1  Thank Robert B
Cameron D, Owner at Montauk Seafood Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hey Robert B, Great meeting you guys last week! Thank you very much for your awesome review. We are definitely trying to reestablish Montauk as one of Vail's best dining options, and reviews like yours let us know we're heading in the right direction! We...More

Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

We visited last December and had a great experience and this year's visit confirmed our earlier opinion. They make you feel at home. Prices are reasonable, quality is high and service is great. We will repeat here during our Vail vacation.

Thank BRBRICH
Cameron D, Owner at Montauk Seafood Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear BRBRICH, Thanks for your great review and kind words. Glad we could help make a great experience for you guys! Look forward to seeing you next time you're in Vail.

Reviewed 21 November 2017

Previous owners were not the most polite at times with clientele. Could not speak more highly of present ownership. They sure do know how to cook fish!! Our fish dishes came out cooked to perfection. Even in a seafood place that is not always the...More

Thank tbII
Cameron D, Owner at Montauk Seafood Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2017

Hello, and thank you very much for your review. We are striving to be one of the best dining options in Vail, and we're very happy you recognized our efforts to improve this Vail institution. Our seafood is the absolute best you can buy anywhere,...More

Reviewed 15 November 2017

Montauk is the place to go for surf and turf. I had the New York Strip with Oysters for appetizers. The ambiance and the food are spot on and great place to go in Vail with a price point that is perfect for the menu....More

Thank Angela B
Cameron D, Owner at Montauk Seafood Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 17 November 2017

Hi Angela, glad to hear you had a great experience, please keep us in mind next time you're visiting Lionshead. The Tuna and King Crab are as delicious as the Strip and Oysters, I promise!

Reviewed 12 November 2017

Five Star Service. Five Star Atmosphere. Five Star Food. Don't miss this great restaurant while in Vail or surrounding areas. It was, without a doubt, the #1 dining experience we had during our stay. The new owner comes by and visits each table. The waiters...More

Thank Chris D
Cameron D, Owner at Montauk Seafood Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 17 November 2017

Wow Chris, those are some great words, and we very much appreciate the compliments! We're trying hard to knock it out of the park everything you mentioned, atmosphere, service and food! Thank you very much, hope to see you next time you're in Vail!

Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

We went to Montauk for the grand reopening with family. Our table shared the raw bar, montacos (MUST ORDER), avocado toast and lobster Mac (MUST ORDER) the apps alone are worth coming back for! For entrees, I ordered the filet, the rest of the table...More

1  Thank Megan K
Cameron D, Owner at Montauk Seafood Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 17 November 2017

Hello Megan, As far as I can tell, you and your table ordered all my favorite items! Great to hear everything was amazing. Look forward to having you back at Montauk.

Reviewed 11 November 2017

We go every year to this restaurant. We absolutely love it for the seafood. Make sure you have reservations.

1  Thank Maria C
Cameron D, Owner at Montauk Seafood Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 17 November 2017

Hi Maria, Thanks for your kind words. Hope you enjoyed the new atmosphere as much your food!

Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

The new remodel and management at the Montauk is AMAZING!!! My husband and I dined at the restaurant last night and had the best time ever! We shared the lobster bisque and ceviche app. Both were to die for. My husband had the scallops and...More

1  Thank Julie M
Cameron D, Owner at Montauk Seafood Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 17 November 2017

Hey Julie, Thanks again for stopping into the new and improved Montauk, great to hear everything was awesome for you and your husband. Please swing by next time you guys are in town, look forward to having you.

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ABgoes
7 May 2017|
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Response from Wendy B | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure. Their fish and seafood choices change with seasons, so check before you go.
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Response from Raymond T | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Angus beef.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$40
Meals
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
3:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Monday
3:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
3:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
3:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
3:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Friday
3:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Saturday
3:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 549 E Lionshead Cir, Vail, CO 81657-5521
  • Public Transportation: We are a short walk from two local bus stops which are accessible via the Intown bus or the West Vail Green and Red buses. When coming from the west, get off on the Lionshead/Concert Hall Plaza stop. From the east, get off on the main Lionshead stop.
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Vail
  • Phone Number: +1 970-476-2601
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