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Arapahoe Cafe & Pub

) #1 of 28 Restaurants in Dillon ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, , Cafe
626 Lake Dillon Dr, Dillon, CO 80435
+1 970-468-0873
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
16:00 - 21:30All hours
American, Bar, Cafe, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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626 Lake Dillon Dr, Dillon, CO 80435
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1 - 10 of 739 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

This place is local favorite. Came recommend to us. The wait was long and BBQ is average. Staff is ok and they try hard to manage the crowds. Price for value is average.

Thank Shamerider
Reviewed 4 days ago

My family and I dined at Arapahoe Cafe & Pub for brunch on 30Jul2017 - a party of 8. After a short wait, we were instructed to carry the additional chair needed for our party to the table, and, once seated, asked to move our...More

Thank Aundrea M
Reviewed 6 days ago

We stopped in here for dinner and I'm not going to lie, the prices made my heart skip a beat! But then we ordered and the food was definitely worth it. The service was absolutely amazing. Everything was quick and delicious. My boyfriend had the...More

Thank beautifulbuggs4
Reviewed 1 week ago

We waited over 30 minutes to get seated - even though we were told it would be a 10 minute wait. Once we were given a table and menus, we sat for an additional 20 minutes and never saw our server. We requested to place...More

Thank Jill C
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food and service here is really very good. We ate here more frequently due to the convenient location near the lake along with the terrific food and Bloody Mary's

Thank VeryRetired2009
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food is good and service is as well. Had pulled pork sandwich which was really good. What made it was the two types on BBQ sauces they offer. Wings were large and also spiced well. Prices for area are reasonable. Do need to wait during...More

Thank Joseph S
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you like to eat breakfast out....the Arapaho Restaurant is for you....the Huevos Rancheros were delicious and the omelets are huge and tasty also....service was great and price was affordable!!!

Thank Grammy5901
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So, the customer is always right? Not at this place. Our group of 5 came in on a Wednesday night at 6:30 and were told by the "dude" host that it would be about 30 minutes for a table and that we could eat downstairs...More

Thank stence18
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Joining a crowd on market day, we were still served in a timely fashion and lunch was flavorful. The trout salad was our favorite of the items ordered. We sat outside and enjoyed the panoramic view.

Thank Ricki M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We eaten here a few times while driving cross-country, or when we stay in the area. The food is consistently good. Service is a little slow sometimes, but the place is always busy. The view of the lake is beautiful if you're lucky enough to...More

Thank Gerald S
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Questions & Answers
21 October 2016|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Bonnie L | Property representative |
There is no wifi.
26 August 2016|
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Response from Bonnie L | Property representative |
Unfortunately we do not have heaters on the patio. If the sun is out it is usually warm enough to eat outside by about 9.
Karen B
3 July 2015|
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Response from Bonnie L | Property representative |
Happy hour is from 4-6 in the pub and patio only. It includes half price draft beers, well liquors and house wines as well as half price appetizers. Come see us!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 12
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:30
07:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:30
07:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:30
07:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:30
07:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:30
07:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:30
07:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 626 Lake Dillon Dr, Dillon, CO 80435
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Dillon
  • Phone Number: +1 970-468-0873
  • E-mail
The Arapahoe Cafe has served Summit County, Colorado since 1945 and offers great food, reasonable prices and friendly service. Stop by our website to see our awards, great menu items and our unique history.We smoke our own award-winning BBQ and our catering service, Bonnie Q BBQ Roadhouse Room & Catering Company, offers on or off-site catering.Q So Good It'll Make Your Big Toe Wiggle!
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