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Cliff House Hotel Dining Room

306 Canon Ave, Manitou Springs, CO 80829-1712
+1 719-785-2415
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good18%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“filet mignon” (22 reviews)
“souffle” (10 reviews)
“elk chop” (6 reviews)
Open Now
06:30 - 22:30 Hours
American, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
306 Canon Ave, Manitou Springs, CO 80829-1712
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Reviewed 9 January 2017

This restaurant would be the perfect place to celebrate any occasion. The cozy yet elegant dinning hall, takes you back in time to fine dining at its best. We stayed at the Cliff house for our anniversary (see separate review) and our dining experience here...More

Thank OnYourMarkTravel
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Everything was beautifully presented. Each night we received a different amuse bouche. A pleasant surprise. The staff is extremely friendly and efficient. Tanner was our waiter for two of our dinners and he was terrific. Justin is the morning manager and did an excellent job....More

Thank cheri j
Reviewed 31 December 2016

We had Christmas dinner plus 3 breakfasts in the dining room. Service was ample - always plenty of staff waiting on us. Dinner was done to perfection. I had the filet mignon and hubby had the trout - both were done as requested and very...More

Thank Donna H
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Each of 3 times in 2016 that we visited Manitou Springs for the purpose of taking the Pike's Peak Cog Railway to the summit of Pike's Peak, we've first stopped at the Cliff House for breakfast. For $12, they have a really nice breakfast buffet...More

Thank JIM B
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Classic cuisine with a Colorado flair Comfortable atmosphere and did not feel stuffy. Our Venison was cooked perfectly nice job chef I would have liked to see better service for the dining experience the server was not bad but awkward and maybe just had bad...More

Thank Adenclark
Reviewed 26 November 2016

The turkey they served was a processed turkey roll with dark and white meat squished together to resemble something you would get in a hospital. It was uneatable. The waiter did bring us some white meat when we requested it, unfortunately it was also the...More

Thank Kathy Biegler H
Reviewed 23 November 2016

We had heard of the historic Cliff House Hotel, and decided to treat ourselves to a fine dining experience while we were in town. We were not disappointed. Service was friendly and impeccable, food presented with perfection, and at the same time not stuffy or...More

Thank i2ibass
Reviewed 22 November 2016

The mushroom tart was fabulous, the Cesar salad not as exciting as it could have been. Excellent, professional, friendly service. Pleasant dining room, nice fireplace. I recommend, especially as this might be the highest-quality food in town.

Thank Mallika M
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

The service, menu and food was fantastic. From the moment we were seated you felt special. I can only say that this is the place to dine in Manitou Springs.

Thank Albert C
Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

We had the best dinner out we have ever had. Wonderful meal, unhurried pleasant and comfortable. Herb was our waiter and he did a fantastic job making recommendations which we followed to a great meal. The dining room and staff was on the fancy side...More

Thank Stephen M
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Margene M
3 September 2017|
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Response from Carroll H | Property representative |
Our wine list is 43 pages long. If you would please email the Front Desk for the wine list they can send you a pdf version of the list.
Pat S
1 March 2016|
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Response from Pat S |
thank you for the info
18 September 2015|
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Response from Lisa M | Reviewed this property |
We saw big outdoor propane heaters on porch.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
06:30 - 22:30
06:30 - 22:30
06:30 - 22:30
06:30 - 22:30
06:30 - 22:30
06:30 - 22:30
06:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 306 Canon Ave, Manitou Springs, CO 80829-1712
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  El Paso County  >  Manitou Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 719-785-2415
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The Cliff House Dining Room has gained national renown as one of Colorado’s premier dining destinations. We are proud recipients of the distinguished DiRoNa Award and the 4 Diamond Award in Fine Dining from AAA.
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