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The Grubsteak Restaurant

134 W Elkhorn Ave, Estes Park, CO 80517
+1 970-586-8838
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good38%
  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“yak burger” (153 reviews)
“beef” (80 reviews)
“shepard's pie” (11 reviews)
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
134 W Elkhorn Ave, Estes Park, CO 80517
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Reviewed yesterday

Good food at a decent price. Unique meats such as elk, bison, etc. Quick friendly service. Sat outside and it was nice

Thank jcmallard1
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We’ve been to this restaurant a couple times with the family. Fantastic menu offerings with great tasting meat! The steak and the burgers are about the best you can get in Estes Park. Great service and great location on the strip! Although I haven’t tried...More

Thank deward070882
Reviewed 3 days ago

As a resident of Colorado, the Grubsteak has become one of my favorite places to eat when I visit Estes Park. My family and I particularly like the different kinds of meat burgers available. My favorite is the yak burger. We were there this last...More

Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Entered restaurant from back parking area. Looked at a menu and decided to order. Had burgers. They were done as requested. The service was great. The food awesome. No long wait for anything. We would go back again.

Thank maddmurf
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First I want to say I’ve never been in a restaurant where a waiter comes from the inside dining to outside dining spitting on the ground. It was disgusting seeing that while waiting for our food. You could tell by the way he hung out...More

Thank Laura K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Here for a wedding, wanted a quick eat and The Duck Duck, Juice did NOT disappoint! The service was great too! Thanks, Stefan!

Thank Bryan R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

No issues with the burgers we had. Tasty and cooked as we requested. Nice coleslaw on the side. The place is a bit grubby and basic - we sat outside at the back. Rather slow (laid back?) service, but a good burger so reasonably satisfied....More

Thank alirocker
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our 1st trip to Estes Park and Grubsteak. My wife had a regular beef cheeseburger and onion rings. Both were good. I had a BBQ Yak Cheeseburger and fries. The Yak wins for me. It was really good. Then we shared a chefs desert of...More

Thank Andy R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were on our way to another highly reviewed restaurant in Estes Park and decided to stop here instead of wandering further - and it was a great call! The Moscow Mule was really well done (not overly sweet like the one the night before-...More

Thank 517wendya
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Entered the restaurant and by passed the tables and was led to an outdoor seating area. It was cold and raining! We requested an indoor table. Took forever for a server to acknowledge us. We ordered the special soup and fries. Much later we were...More

Thank Linda D
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Lee G
21 May 2017|
Response from James J | Reviewed this property |
I don't have a clue. I suggest you call the restaurant and get the first hand scoop on their MSG usage.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 134 W Elkhorn Ave, Estes Park, CO 80517 (Formerly Grubsteak A Family Restaurant)
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Estes Park
  • Phone Number: +1 970-586-8838
A locals favorite, The Grubsteak serves thick, hand-cut steaks and fantastic burgers, your choice of beef, elk, yak, buffalo and more! Wild game and vegetarian options, too. Gluten free menu available. Wide selection of local beer, wine list and cocktails. Enjoy dining inside in one of our Old West dining rooms or outside on our covered patio. Open daily for lunch and dinner year-round. Please call ahead for winter hours.
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