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Lil's Sushi Bar & Grill

321 Elk Ave, Crested Butte, CO 81224-9407
+1 970-349-5457
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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“sushi” (81 reviews)
“miso salmon” (3 reviews)
“filet” (3 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Seafood, Asian, Gluten Free Options
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321 Elk Ave, Crested Butte, CO 81224-9407
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Reviewed 16 March 2016

We sat at the Sushi bar with Mike and Robbie taking care of us. The food was both fresh and creative. The drinks were fantastic. Some of the best Sushi I have had in a long, long time.

1  Thank lrobinson1
Reviewed 25 February 2016

Excellent service and good seafood and sushi. Excellent salmon salad is better with lemongrass dressing than champagne vinaigrette.

Thank David81224
Reviewed 24 February 2016 via mobile

This is the only sushi bar in Crested Butte and it has an extensive menu with a great cold sake selection. Food was plentiful for the price. Tastes were widely varied and very good! Reservations helpful.

Thank st_anywhere
Reviewed 9 February 2016

We liked the restaurant so much we went two times during the week we stayed in Crested Butte. The first time we sat at the bar and were truly amazed at the sushi chefs and their incredible creations being made right before our eyes. The...More

1  Thank w0rld4Traveling673
foodieforsure, Owner at Lil's Sushi Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 11 February 2016

So happy to hear that- we try our best and love what we do so it's nice to hear that it's appreciated!

Reviewed 9 February 2016

We went to Lil's for dinner because it's a popular place with lots of options. The food was prepared well and presented beautifully.

Thank Laurie B
Reviewed 5 January 2016

We stopped in without a reservation, but luckily the staff quickly made room for us at the sushi bar. The service, even on a busy night, was fantastic. The sushi appeared and tasted very fresh. Being able to watch the sushi chef prepare the meal...More

1  Thank Kelly R
Reviewed 2 January 2016

We went for dinner on our last day at CB. Place was packed so we sat at the bar and served by Kevin. He was fantastic. Food was excellent. We had bunch of appetizers to share....Dynamo shrimp, Yellow tail Jalapeño, Hamachi collar, Mussels and Lamb...More

1  Thank Ally_LL
Reviewed 29 December 2015 via mobile

We went on 12/28 and needed reservations a day in advance. Service was super. Quick and attentive with great service. We ordered several rolls and shared. Excellent sushi and we had pea pods for an appetizer: also tasty. We ended with an ice cream and...More

Thank mpharveyco
Reviewed 23 October 2015

We had a great sushi dinner that was very fresh and tasty. All of the staff were friendly and welcoming. We will be back!

Reviewed 14 October 2015

This is not your super traditional sushi joint, it's a more updated version of the same great food. They aren't offended if you want to try something that isn't on the menu (which is what I find annoying about traditional sushi restaurants). The wait staff...More

1  Thank Tiffani W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 34
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 321 Elk Ave, Crested Butte, CO 81224-9407
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Crested Butte
  • Phone Number: +1 970-349-5457
We are known as having the highest quality fish in town. Our fish is flown in 6 days a week within 24 hours from the docks. We offer a nightly happy hour every night at the bar from 5:30-6:30. In the summer we have a beautiful patio with heaters...and soon a fire pit table! We are a casual restaurant with a warm friendly charm, just like our town of Crested Butte. Private parties available and reservations are recommended but not needed.
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