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Vail Alehouse

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American, Bar, Pub
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2161 N Frontage Rd W, Vail, CO 81657
+1 970-476-4314
10:00 - 02:00
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All hours
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 02:00
Sat - Sun 10:00 - 02:00
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Happy hour from 4-6 offers some nice selections, flat bread puzzas are tasty. The menu does change from time to time, higher end bar food offered. Don't miss the chicken pot pie if it's offered.

1 Thank Nancy H
Columbus Ohio
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109 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Based upon recommendations we went to the Vail Alehouse sports bar. It had about a dozen TV screens mounted on the walls. When we were there last game of the baseball playoffs was on along with some exciting football games college football games. Our team unfortunately lost. The food was okay. Our food and wait staff was friendly.

1 Thank lawton1osuedu
Fairplay, Colorado
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143 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

We stopped after a long hike and were thirsty and famished. The beer was cold and hit the spot. The service was good, though we did have to search for our server when waiting for our check. Up until that point, he was attentive and helpful. We ordered three different sandwiches and none of us was thrilled with the food,... More 

1 Thank Artemis112013
Dublin, California
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

We have been to the Alehouse twice in the last week - the food was that good! From burgers to sandwiches to chicken pot pies, every meal has been great! The service has been friendly and efficient. One of the best blue chees burgers I have ever had!

1 Thank cml258
Kansas City, Missouri, United States
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120 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

Vail Alehouse on the north of I 70 and easy to get to although it is a bit tucked away. Even though we were there at about 5pm on a weekday, it was fairly busy with a nice and welcoming atmosphere. It has a large square bar area which seems to be a popular local hang-out. There's lot of other... More 

1 Thank Ina S
Santa Barbara, California
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33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

The beer choices are good. Green chili is yummy and not too spicy. The fish tacos and bacon on the Cobb salad were undercooked. Good vibe for hanging out and watching sports on the many TVs.

Thank Barbara G
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016

Food is a cut above pub fare. Lots of drink/beer selection. Tv's for sports watching. Occasionally live music. Staff are all on point. Big thanks to Barber, Casey, Scott, Amber, Greg. They all helped try and wear out some kids that should have been tired from an active day, while keeping us from thirst. Great for group outings as well

Thank Jessica H
Saint Peter, Minnesota
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

The food was good but we got our appetizer and the main course at the exact same time. The place was nearly empty at 6 PM and the waiter seemed distracted. There were a few other minor things that raised the eyebrows so I would suggest going to another spot.

Thank timbanker
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59 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016

This restaurant was delicious and not crowded during the GoPro Mountain Games (most likely because it was across from the resort and not within the resort). We ordered the bacon mac and cheese and the fish and chips and they were both very tasty. The price was not too bad, given that it is Vail, so most things are more... More 

Thank mames77
Holland, Michigan
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51 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 April 2016 via mobile

Second visit last night, super burgers. No complaints. Solid choice. Lots of seating. I see some bad reviews but I had no issues.

Thank Kirk W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$23
American, Bar, Pub
After-hours, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2161 N Frontage Rd W, Vail, CO 81657
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Vail
  • Phone Number: +1 970-476-4314
A destination for beer aficionados, Vail Alehouse features local handcrafted beer and over 20 craft beers on tap. Enjoy the warm, comfortable ambience, friendly staff, and an eclectic menu of popular dishes while you relax with friends in a big comfy booth, catch a game on one of our flat screens, or dance the night away to live bands and DJs on the largest dance floor in the valley! Our kitchen is open 7 days a week, serving Burgers, Flatbreads, Sandwiches and other crowd-pleasing favorites.

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