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Cloud Nine Alpine Bistro

Cloud Nine Lift, Aspen Highlands On-Mountain, Aspen, CO
+1 970-923-8715
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible10%
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“raclette” (16 reviews)
“tomato soup” (2 reviews)
“crazy crowds” (2 reviews)
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Cloud Nine Lift, Aspen Highlands On-Mountain, Aspen, CO
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Reviewed 14 May 2017

We were seriously underwhelmed by this place, it is supposed to be super fun and stylish and a real party atmosphere. Frankly they get it wrong with rules that are draconian and staff that that think they are more important than the guests! I would...More

Thank Tim S
Reviewed 28 April 2017

The 2 PM seating is probably the hardest reservation to get in Aspen and I tell my friends that if they are considering a trip to Aspen, before you book your flights or vacation rental, reserve a table at Cloud 9! It reminds me of...More

Thank Rebecca V
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Yes, people really get up and dance on benches and tables and spray champagne around the room! We had heard about all this, but didn't really believe it. It started as a great lunch - salmon was delicious - and suddenly turned into a party...More

Thank mandjfoy
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Eating lunch at Cloud Nine is an experience not to be missed. The food is excellent and the service wonderful. Get there for the later seating and it becomes a party.

Thank Joel R
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

This place is hard to rate because it is basically a giant champagne spraying party but they make you order a bunch of food. The best part of the menu is the fondu dishes but unfortunately the table next to us was a little rambunctious...More

1  Thank Anthony C
Reviewed 6 March 2017

We were told about this place by locals. Especially the afternoon session starting at 3pm where people spray others with champagne.. Initially we did not believe it, but hell yeah, it was soooo true. The crowd gets crazy, the emotions go high up, the music...More

1  Thank Peter D
Reviewed 5 March 2017

A minute into the cat ride that first double black flings the high side folks into the low side and you realize you're in for quite an adventure. You'd pay for the cat ride by itself but the surprise of a fine French restaurant along...More

Thank cjdotheworld
Reviewed 27 February 2017

The ten of us climbed into the back of the Snow cat and ascended to Cloud 9. It was an interesting start to a fun evening. Plenty of effort made to present the food well and the explanations from the servers were on point. A...More

Thank Mark0polo
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Great Little Place, it gets really crowded and noisy but that's the beauty of it, Fondue and Raclette delicious. Very expensive but it's definitely a must when visiting Aspen. We were lucky to get in without a Reservation. Excellent Service.

Thank travellistics
Reviewed 22 February 2017

We read about this restaurent in a European travel magazine and thought it would be a good combination of great food and crazy party. And it is. Excellent kitchen, attentive service, and all guests certainly come for a good time. Dont miss it when you...More

Thank svenf995
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15 January 2017|
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Response from Guy T | Reviewed this property |
Yep, for sure. They have a small bar area & some outside seating (maybe a bit cold). Inside seating at the bar is a bit limited... but cosy
Eliannette S
27 December 2016|
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Response from indysparkle | Reviewed this property |
If you can get there, they do offer snowcat rides down after the apres ski party for the safety of those who may have had too much to drink.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 50 - US$ 50
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, View, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cloud Nine Lift, Aspen Highlands On-Mountain, Aspen, CO
    (Top of Cloud Nine ski lift)
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Aspen
  • Phone Number: +1 970-923-8715
  • E-mail
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