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The Other Side

900 Moraine Ave, Estes Park, CO 80517-8201
+1 970-586-2171
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good31%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (47 reviews)
“trout” (51 reviews)
“pot roast” (10 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 20:00All hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
900 Moraine Ave, Estes Park, CO 80517-8201
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Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

Our family had lunch and dinner at this restaurant and enjoyed both experiences. The food was good and the staff friendly and attentive

1  Thank Kara M
Reviewed 3 April 2016

Great views, less crowded part of Estes. Their regular menu is pretty good nothing great but the Sunday buffet was fantastic!

1  Thank Nicole G
Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

Stopped for a late lunch after a day I RMNP. Great burger for me and chicken salad for my wife. Great service. Great views. Recommend highly.

1  Thank Mark B
Reviewed 1 April 2016

The buffet was excellent and so many choices.....impossible to try everything! They had salmon, cod, lamb, two different kinds of eggs, potatoes, green beans, shrimp & scallop risotto, mashed potatoes, breakfast pastries, salads, guacamole, numerous desserts, etc. You could have them make an omelet to...More

1  Thank SharonBBarber
Reviewed 29 March 2016

Scott the former owner of the Other Side Restaurant has returned to rescue the business and return it to its former glory! The word is out and his loyal customers are all returning, just as we did for the 2015 Christmas and 2016 Easter buffets....More

1  Thank Miriam L
Reviewed 24 March 2016

This restaurant offers good food and a great view of the mountains. If you arrive late in the day, hungry and anxious for your next day of exploring - stop here. The view is a teaser of what the following day(s) offer and food is...More

1  Thank D B
Reviewed 21 March 2016

Positives: Cheese sticks and marinara sauce were excellent. Smoked salmon club was cold. Maybe it was supposed to be but I didn't like it that way. Fried fish was OK. Potato salad was gross and tasted like it had been around for too long. Steak...More

Thank catapocalypse
Reviewed 16 March 2016

The ambiance in the main dinning room is awesome! Right on a little pond where the ducks congregate all summer. There is a great variety of dishes available. The coffee shop offers a good variety as well at reasonable prices

1  Thank diamondjim63
Reviewed 15 February 2016

Wife and I had a V-day dinner there after receiving multiple recommendations from Estes Park locals. We were looking for a nice place for dinner, but not too upscale and one that won't break the bank. The Other Side had reservation spots open so we...More

1  Thank mkdenver1
Reviewed 12 February 2016 via mobile

We are pleasantly surprised by this restaurant. Our lunches were delicious--he had a burger (bacon, bleu cheese) and I had the monte cristo. Yum! We will be back.

1  Thank Sara E
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Dorothy G
What is the current price of the Sunday champagne brunch?
3 March 2017|
Response from Rebecca J | Property representative |
The price is $19.95
Laura W
Is there steak available? I didn't see it on the posted menu but it says steakhouse \ in the overview.
16 June 2016|
Answer Show all 5 answers
Response from jwebo | Property representative |
WE offer a number of USDA Choice Steaks including New York Strip, Top Sirloin and Filet. Scott
Do they have a private room for a small wedding reception of approx. 14 people? Do they serve Prime rib?
10 April 2016|
Answer Show all 4 answers
Response from Scott W | Property representative |
We do have a small semi private dinning room that comfortably seats up to 30 people. Prime Rib is definitely and option.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$25
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Buffet
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, View, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 900 Moraine Ave, Estes Park, CO 80517-8201
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Estes Park
  • Phone Number: +1 970-586-2171
  • E-mail
Nestled by the Big Thompson River near the entrance to Rocky Mountain National Park, The Other Side Restaurant invites you to enjoy traditional all-American cuisine for breakfast, lunch and dinner: choice steaks, prime rib, lobster, crab, pasta, salads and daily Chef's Specials.
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