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Avalanche Bar & Grill

15 Emmons Rd, Crested Butte, CO 81225
+1 970-349-7195
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good45%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“pizza” (40 reviews)
“chili” (11 reviews)
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10:30 AM - 9:30 PM Hours
American, Bar, Pizza, Pub
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15 Emmons Rd, Crested Butte, CO 81225
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It's not often that a restaurant can hit a perfectly medium burger, especially on a busy night, but Avalanche nailed it. We stopped in for dinner after CB Crafted and we were both craving burgers. I almost always order a medium rare in the hopes...More

Thank Heidi K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great for bar food and Apres. Convenient to the slopes. Too bad we didn't have an outdoor option. Overall good service and selection.

Thank Tracy P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I enjoyed dinner one evening and we both enjoyed our meal. I had a healthy portion of smoked salmon on my Avy BLT and it was delicious! My husband loved his Mediterranean Salad sammie. Our table was by the cozy fireplace. If...More

Thank Bugger4Oz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant offers food from 11am to 9pm daily. We ate here on our first ski day because it was very convenient to walk to in our heavy ski boots. We came back for dinner on our last ski day, as well. They have daily...More

Thank Smuzzie1
Reviewed 8 February 2018

Great service at the bar - delicious wings and good beer selection. It can get crowded at lunch and when the lifts close.

Thank cosk2
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

The Avalanche Bar and Grill is a great lunch spot, as well as dinner. It's very close to the slopes and the food is good. The oriental salad is excellent. Reasonable prices too.

Thank Betsey C
Reviewed 3 February 2018

The hostess tried to seat us in a corner where no one would ever see you. There were about 6 empty tables near the bar. The waitress was prompt and got our drink and food order' drinks never came, she was fighting with the cook....More

Thank wizdirjr
Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

Our group of 9 adults, without a reservation, were split into two tables. My waiter for the first table was quick and precise on our orders. Two of us had the avalanche 1/2 lb.burgers with fresh sliced avocado, OMG delicious and cooked perfectly medium rare....More

Thank 11tt
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

One of the few places that remains open after the lifts close - what a concept - glad Avalance does! Very nice place to sit and relax, lots of TVs for sports viewing pleasure. Good food and drink, French Philly was excellent, burger was also...More

Thank Brad B
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Variety of menu options and great for the kids with a menu they will love. It’s the perfect location right off the mountain with cheap cocktails and TVs for all the bowl games!

Thank Jenya F
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Questions & Answers
26 February 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Casey M | Reviewed this property |
No not at all.
18 July 2015|
Response from TravelingFoodie319 |
Their posted hours for dinner are 3-9 pm.
John L
10 June 2015|
Response from manteemom | Reviewed this property |
I don't own the restaurant but during ski season we saw dogs around
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pizza, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Emmons Rd, Crested Butte, CO 81225
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Crested Butte
  • Phone Number: +1 970-349-7195
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