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Two Elk

12000 Skyline Drive, Vail, CO 81657
+1 970-754-8245
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good51%
  • Average13%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible6%
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“lunch” (9 reviews)
“epic burger” (2 reviews)
“soups” (6 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly
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12000 Skyline Drive, Vail, CO 81657
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Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

Outrageous prices for everything. $15 for a slice of mediocre pizza. Soups were watered down and tasteless and $14 fora coup. Bathrooms smelled and were absolutely filthy. Vail rip off again.

Thank Pamela R
Reviewed 16 March 2018

As a local, I come here often because of the convenience of the location at the entrance to the famous Back Bowls. The place is enormous with beautiful views but also with massive crowds. (Hint: there is more room in the annex at the back...More

Thank Ruhskis
Reviewed 10 February 2018

Two Elks is a beautiful place to stop for lunch or a break on top of Vail Mountain Resort. The views are breathtaking. Food is good, but very expensive. A cup of soup is $12.50. Coffee is $6.75 and a small bag of chips is...More

Thank Katherine8183
Reviewed 1 February 2018

Hit Two Elk Lodge twice during our trip to Vail. Conveniently located close to the top of Sourdough lift. Place is huge, with indoor/outdoor seating. Had their soup both times - great taste and hearty. Got to follow it up with a cookie... Good spot...More

Thank daigdude
Reviewed 17 January 2018

Ate lunch here on 3 separate occasions during our ski week at Vail. Returned here because it is so large that it wasn't difficult to find a seat (other mountain restaurants we had lunch at were congested and we had to wait for a table)....More

Thank 2SkiLovers
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Our explore of Vail and its back bowls ended with a late lunch . The Two Elk is ideal with great views and great location on the far left of ski area after a full session in the back bowls . What better than epic...More

1  Thank Alan C
Reviewed 10 April 2017

2 Elk is enormous but even on a busy day you can get your food and drinks and get back out there as quick as you want. Food choice range is great, burgers, soups, pizza, wraps etc, and some fine craft beer on tap. All...More

Thank dannymclaughlin3
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Two Elk lodge has a beautiful view and is a great mountain top place to stop for lunch while skiing. The place is huge but it is amazing how quickly it fills up during lunchtime - try to either get there early or have a...More

Thank nylanyc
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

A beautiful mountain top aerie provides a great setting for this wonderful lunch spot. The burgers, soups, brownies etc are just fantastic and so needed after a morning of awesome skiing!

Thank 970alexanderp
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

We recently spent 7 days skiing at Vail, starting on a Saturday. We learnt the hard way that this is a really popular place, best avoided between 11 am and 2pm on weekends because it is extremely busy. Food is reasonable tasty, but expensive -...More

1  Thank MariaNumberOne
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Breakfast
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Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 15:00
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09:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12000 Skyline Drive, Vail, CO 81657
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Vail
  • Phone Number: +1 970-754-8245
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