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Fawn Brook Inn

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357 Business Highway 7, Allenspark, Rocky Mountain National Park, CO 80510
+1 303-747-2556
17:00 - 20:00
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Allenspark, Colorado
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Fawn Brook is housed in an early 1900's log residence, and has been operated as a fine dining restaurant since the 70's by Hermann and Mieke Groicher. Everything about this restaurant is a truly old world elegant experience; food, the service, the wine list, the atmosphere--all of it will be memorable.

Thank Kay C
West Cape May, New Jersey
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26 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2017

I had an amazing meal at Fawnskin Brooklyn Inn. I was Staying in Estes Park and taking classes for massage near by. I am definitely putting this place on my list of favorite experiences. The staff were awesome.

Thank Pearl C
London, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

We had a very special dinner for our anniversary. As the restaurant was not full and I had mentioned our anniversary when I booked with OpenTable, we were placed away from other guests, but that did not diminish the quality of service at all. Lovely place; distinctive and delicious food; pleasant atmosphere.

Thank Elizabeth S
Will E, Manager at Fawn Brook Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for making the Fawn Brook Inn your special occasion dining location. We look forward to treating you again soon! More 

United States
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153 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

We were pleasantly surprised last year when we ate here for the first time. Driving from Estes park, you start to think you're lost and then you arrive at this darling old inn. The inside is warm and inviting. Love the aquarium. The staff is exceptional. We all enjoyed our dinner. I would stay with the the Austrian cuisine, that... More 

1 Thank 729travel
Will E, Manager at Fawn Brook Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for making the trip up the hill from Estes, being a little outside of town we pride ourselves on making it worth every second of the drive! Thank you for the review; we'll work on that strudel;) More 

Wheaton, Illinois
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016

We enjoyed an exquisite dinner with excellent service. Menu included several unique offerings, and presentations were attractive. Dining here is an annual rite for our family, and we plan to return. Prices are high but commensurate with the quality of the experience.

1 Thank jkr1898
Will E, Manager at Fawn Brook Inn, responded to this review

We enjoy your continued patronage, and serving you and the entire family the very best we can offer, every time. Thanks for the review and please join us again soon! More 

Greeley, Colorado
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61 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2016

This is one of the best restaurants in Colorado. It's a little off the beaten path, but well worth the drive. The ambiance is great, the food is great, and the staff is great. Not a cheap meal though. You get what you pay for. We've been 4 out of the last 5 years for our anniversary.

1 Thank BodoGreeley_Colorado
Will E, Manager at Fawn Brook Inn, responded to this review

It's no small trip from Greeley but we are happy that you make the drive for your special evening! Anniversaries, birthdays, and celebrations are our specialty and we hope to take care of you and your loved one again next year:) More 

Spokane, Washington
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482 reviews
219 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Elegant restaurant with great food, but a high price. The only disappointment we had was the surprise on how few customers were there on Tuesday night during tourist season in the Estes Park area. We were glad our friends asked us to join them for dinner. One of the special that evening was elk steak; two of our party picked... More 

Thank NSP9454
Will E, Manager at Fawn Brook Inn, responded to this review

Tuesday is a notoriously quiet evening in the fine dining realm, we are always happy to have groups in on slower evenings. We are glad the group enjoyed our cuisine and look forward to serving you again soon! Thank you for taking the time to post your review! More 

San Antonio, Texas
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119 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

This place would do well in any big city; tucked into Allenspark, it's a particularly special treat. Expect 5 star prices, but come ready to love the Swiss-German inspired cuisine. We loved every part of our dinner. The rouladen were a special highlight.

2 Thank arhie
Will E, Manager at Fawn Brook Inn, responded to this review

We are delighted by your review. Please join us again soon for a special celebration. More 

naples, fl
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

This is a 5 star gem hidden in the wilderness! Allenspark is a tiny quaint mountain village half an hour from anywhere! The Inn is an Alpine type setting with hundreds of hummingbirds flitting around the beautiful outside gardens. The interior reminded us of a small Swiss mountain retreat. The menu has multiple unique entry's, and varies seasonally. We found... More 

Thank drjoeprof
Will E, Manager at Fawn Brook Inn, responded to this review

Thank you DrJoe! As we go through the sale/purchase process it is our goal to maintain the rustic feel and further enhance the culinary delights continuing to provide the most outstanding dining experience. More 

Broomfield, Colorado
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 June 2016

We recently had dinner at the Fawn Brook Inn in Allenspark. We have enjoyed eating there for many years for special occasions. The restaurant is in a beautiful mountain setting with brightly colored flowers and hummingbirds outside and rustic wood interior. We always look forward to going because the food has always been fabulous. We have never been disappointed until... More 

3 Thank 1KayJay

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
European, French, German, International
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 20:00
17:00 - 20:00
17:00 - 20:00
17:00 - 20:00
17:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 357 Business Highway 7, Allenspark, Rocky Mountain National Park, CO 80510
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Rocky Mountain National Park  >  Allenspark
  • Phone Number: +1 303-747-2556
The Fawn Brook Inn is the premier fine dining establishment in the mountains of Boulder County. Family owned and operated for over 34 years. Austrian head chef and owner Herman Groicher along with his wife Mieke specialize in traditional cuisine prepared with unmatched commitment to culinary excellence. Experienced staff perform table-side meal preparation in time-honored methods; the unforgettable European style atmosphere is the perfect special occasion setting for couples, families, groups, weddings and other events. Private dining rooms available on request. World class meal selections prepared fresh daily include: Black Angus Filet, Duckling, Lamb, Elk, Chicken, Trout, Black Forest Rouladen and many others starting at $31. Soup and salad included with all entrees. World class wine cellar, premium spirit and beer selections. Specialty gourmet meal offerings for couples.

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