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Avalanche Bar & Grill

15 Emmons Rd, Crested Butte, CO 81225
+1 970-349-7195
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good45%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“burger” (31 reviews)
“salad” (16 reviews)
Opens in 27 min
American, Bar, Pizza, Pub
€€ - €€€
15 Emmons Rd, Crested Butte, CO 81225
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11 - 20 of 278 reviews

Reviewed 3 February 2018

The hostess tried to seat us in a corner where no one would ever see you. There were about 6 empty tables near the bar. The waitress was prompt and got our drink and food order' drinks never came, she was fighting with the cook....More

Thank wizdirjr
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Our group of 9 adults, without a reservation, were split into two tables. My waiter for the first table was quick and precise on our orders. Two of us had the avalanche 1/2 lb.burgers with fresh sliced avocado, OMG delicious and cooked perfectly medium rare....More

Thank 11tt
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

One of the few places that remains open after the lifts close - what a concept - glad Avalance does! Very nice place to sit and relax, lots of TVs for sports viewing pleasure. Good food and drink, French Philly was excellent, burger was also...More

Thank Brad B
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Variety of menu options and great for the kids with a menu they will love. It’s the perfect location right off the mountain with cheap cocktails and TVs for all the bowl games!

Thank Jenya F
Reviewed 30 December 2017

I had the BLT with smoked salmon, wife had chicken salad on croissant, son had burger and daughter had 1/2 order of nachos. All of it was great. Note: The nachos are gigantic. You could probably feed 4 people with a full order.

Thank Eric F
Reviewed 29 December 2017

We went to Avalanche because it's a great location on the Crested Butte mountain. We arrived with a party of 11 at 7pm, and we were told to wait (over an hour) which we were totally fine with. Pros: - Great service at the bar...More

Thank Anastasie D
Reviewed 28 December 2017

Food and value wise the Avalanche Bar & Grill is ... just ok. If you are willing to wait for a table for average food in cramped conditions - this is the place of you. Alternatively, take the free shuttle to town grab some grub...More

1  Thank shannonod3
Reviewed 24 November 2017

Had the chance to eat here a couple of times and the food was all really good. My wife and I ran in to try and grab a drink on Friday night at 8:45 Nov 24th knowing they were going to close at 9pm. I...More

1  Thank Matthew Y
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Good burgers and salad we visited during slow season and it was quite delicious There is convenient shopping all around. Clothing items were 40 - 50% percent off and they have excellent skiing gear Pretty much a pub

Thank gornking
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Very rustic place. They have the best fish and French fries. Caesar salad was good. Service was excellent. We slip both items.

1  Thank SBnm13
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25 February 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Casey M | Reviewed this property |
No not at all.
18 July 2015|
Response from TravelingFoodie319 |
Their posted hours for dinner are 3-9 pm.
John L
10 June 2015|
Response from manteemom | Reviewed this property |
I don't own the restaurant but during ski season we saw dogs around
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pizza, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:30
10:30 - 21:30
10:30 - 21:30
10:30 - 21:30
10:30 - 21:30
10:30 - 21:30
10:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Emmons Rd, Crested Butte, CO 81225
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Crested Butte
  • Phone Number: +1 970-349-7195
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