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Ranch House Restaurant & Saloon

3530 CR 83, Tabernash, CO 80478
+1 970-726-5633
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good13%
  • Average1%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“trout” (11 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (3 reviews)
“wagyu” (3 reviews)
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3530 CR 83, Tabernash, CO 80478
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a wonderful dinner here, both of us opted for meats that are not available at most restaurants, bison and elk, and both were excellent. Portions are not large, so you will have room either for a started, or in our case, a dessert,...More

Thank Richard C
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

We went as four couples and had an outstanding evening. The cocktails were creative takes on classics, the wine list was robust and thoughtful, the food was superb. The mushroom duo was truly special and was the bacon-wrapped elk. To top it all off, the...More

1  Thank Lauren D
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Off the beaten path, this spot is a FIND! Attentive (but not overly so!) service, amazing, inventive food, perfectly spiced... There are not enough superlatives!

Thank ginnyzak
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Take the time to make a reservation and eat one dinner here!! The other nights you can hang out in the bar and enjoy the fireplace and the great drinks. The Beef is the best ever and the elk will melt off the fork!! One...More

Thank Beth G
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Great wine selection, superb food with many local ingredients and terrific presentations. Absolutely wonderful views - this is a great place to dine!

Thank BobD123
Reviewed 20 March 2017

The venue itself is beautiful, inside and -- through the windows -- outdoors. The menu is limited, but stunningly innovative. Great Colorado lamb. Elk. Buffalo. Fish. And the two main dishes my wife and I had -- elk and lamb -- were presented magnificently and...More

1  Thank LoafJugThouTree
Reviewed 12 March 2017

We enjoyed a delicious anniversary meal and bottle of wine, with great service and a lovely view. After dinner, we enjoyed a cup of coffee in front of the stone fireplace. Very romantic!

Thank shegland64
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Very good mixed beets first course and excellent main local lamb dish. Table service excellent and knowledgeable (Enrica). Wines by glass very good. About $175 all in for two.

Thank aachllc
Reviewed 30 December 2016

It's about $100 per person. The staff was not knowledgeable and the service was very slow. The bread basket was black under the cloth. Which we sent it back. Server was new and apologized for lack of training. She said they are under a new...More

1  Thank EMV96
Reviewed 25 December 2016

We had our christmas eve dinner here and the service and food were simply perfect. Amazing, cozy, setting. The wait staff made us feel special and were very engaged to make sure we enjoyed every bit of the experience. Yes, it's expensive... but I have...More

Thank Jim J
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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View, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3530 CR 83, Tabernash, CO 80478
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Grand County  >  Tabernash
  • Phone Number: +1 970-726-5633
Winter 2017 Menu Chef Choice Charcuterie Platter (ask for GF DF) 18 House-Cured & Imported Meats, Artisan Cheese, Pickled Vegetable, Fruit Compote Cold Smoked Scallop* GF DF 17 Wagyu Beef Bacon, Trout Roe, Plum Gastrique Butter Poached Pacific Oysters GF 16 Leek, Salsify, Preserved Lemon Dungeness Crab & Avocado DF 17 Preserved Romanesco, Turmeric Aioli, Micro Salad Pistachio Crusted Ocean Rose Red Abalone GF DF(ask) 16 Parmesan Pizzelle, Pickled Vegetable, Carrot Ginger Puree Butternut Squash and Apple Bisque GF VEG DF (ask) 13 Toasted Pepitas, House-made Crème Fraiche Warm Heirloom Spinach Salad GF DF (ask) 14 Ranch Cheese, Pickled Onion, Lamb Lardo, Poached Farm Egg Winter Green Salad DF GF VEG 12 Crispy Parsnip, Spiced Cashew, Late-Harvest Vinaigrette Roasted & Pickled Beet Tasting GF VEG VG (ask) 16 First Snow Goat Cheese, Toasted Pistachio, Citrus, Infused Parsley Oil Evan's Butternut Squash Ravioli 28 Lemon Brown Butter, Pecan, Sage, 20 year Balsamic, House Aged Parmesan Sakura Duroc Pork Belly Roulade GF DF 36 Roasted Fingerling Potato, Apple-Medjool Date Compote, Calvados Dry Aged Colorado Lamb Loin* GF DF 44 Roasted Carrot Puree, Candied Pistachio, Golden Raisin Bacon Wrapped Elk Loin* 42 Fennel Heart, Roasted Petite Onion, Herbed Spätzle, Juniper Essence Great Range Bison Short Rib GF 34 Puree of Parsnip, Babe Farms Heirloom Carrot, Horseradish Gremolata Rocky Mountain Trout GF DF (ask) 29 Braised Spinach, Horseradish Potato Cake, Pancetta, Mustard Crème Fraiche Seared Diver Scallop* GF 32 Celeriac "Risotto", Wild Mushrooms, Absinthe Nage Ranch House Restaurant is proud to serve 100% Wagyu beef - born and raised right here at Devil's Thumb Ranch. You'll notice a high level of marbling and flavor and we think you'll appreciate our commitment to providing sustainable, healthy, tasty and tender beef. Steak Tartare* $9 per oz. Eye of RibEye* $14 per oz. Filet Mignon* $14 per oz. Wagyu Burger* GF DF (ask) House Boursin Cheese, Bacon Jam, Fried Egg, Brioche Bun 25 All DTR Wagyu beef entrees served with shoe string potato and urban side salad.
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