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Mason's High Country BBQ

450 Hwy 285, Fairplay, CO
+1 719-836-3465
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (13 reviews)
“pulled pork” (16 reviews)
“cole slaw” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Barbecue
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
450 Hwy 285, Fairplay, CO
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1 - 10 of 68 reviews

Reviewed 12 December 2017

Good Q, especially the pulled pork. Ribs and German rope sausage are also favorites. The hostess is the best. Definitely worth a stop. Only open Thurs until Sunday, "or until the food runs out" (not a joke... it happens.)

Thank EricTailor
Reviewed 5 September 2017

We stopped here based on TripAdvisor reviews while on a road trip and we would not try it again. The service is very friendly with a lot of character so we had high hopes. They brag up the pulled pork and the ribs. I lived...More

Thank SLWatty
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Criselda, Mark, and Mason are beautiful people that run an amazing bbq spot in a very cool town. Their down-home hospitality, their kind demeanour, and incredible food made my first experience so wonderful. Criselda's greens and the pulled pork sandwich are so delicious. 10/10 will...More

Thank Whycertainly
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Simple road side BBQ that is family run (hours shortened to keep the family peace...a worthwhile reason for us to sacrifice a little). Criselda is a real trip and will give you suggestions and answer questions with some zest. The smoked brisket is excellent...this ain't...More

Thank likeparty
Reviewed 1 August 2017

This is a shack by the roadside, but the food is great. You can sit outside, or inside. While we were there, there were plenty of customers, so the food is fresh. The slaw is thick and tasty, the beans are spicy. And the meats...More

Thank swannzee
Reviewed 16 July 2017

We stopped by Mason's on our way to the western slopes from Denver in July 2017. We both ordered the BBQ with cole slaw. I don't think it's hard to make good BBQ, and this wasn't it. The BBQ sauce was bland, as was the...More

Thank Sue H
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

The chicken was very tender. The flavors weren't our preference and the BBQ chicken tasted too much like vinegar and the potato salad wasn't traditional tasting. The BBQ chips were probably our favorite part of the meal as that was the only thing we finished....More

Thank Whitney F
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

What's the point of a restaurant if your never open? I mean never. Not Monday at 11am, Tuesday at 2pm, Weeekends anytime. I don't know how the bills are paid!!

Thank Remy D
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Family run and family friendly restaurant with spectacular scenery just outside. Wonderful service. Smoked meats include chicken and pork. A bit pricey. The beans and cole slaw were wonderful.

Thank Ott0
Reviewed 23 November 2016

Average BBQ, nothing special. Very expensive, easily over $12.00 a person for lunch. Baked beans not very good.

Thank exptraveller2014
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 19:00
Monday
11:00 - 19:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 19:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 19:00
Thursday
11:00 - 19:00
Friday
11:00 - 19:00
Saturday
11:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 450 Hwy 285, Fairplay, CO
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Fairplay
  • Phone Number: +1 719-836-3465
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