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Mona Lisa Fondue Restaurant

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733 Manitou Ave, Manitou Springs, CO 80829-1809 (Manitou Ave / Canon Ave)
+1 719-685-0277
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17:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 21:00
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Westminster, Colorado
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51 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Who wants to boil their meat anyway? Mona Lisa is delicious and different. Loved some of the unique flavors available and how friendly the waitstaff was while answering all of our questions. It would be nice if there was a larger beer selection and cocktails were served.

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Thank Rachel C
Pueblo, Colorado
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30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017

The Mona Lisa is far more superb than the melting pot. If you can try being seating out on patio for a wonderful view of Manitou springs. If not inside is just as sound, it has a unique antique atmosphere about it. The food is amazing especially the cheese fondue, haven't tasted one yet I did not like. Plan on... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017

We went here for their Valentine's dinner. Neither of us had ever been to the restaurant. We are very glad we went there! The Food was excellent!

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Thank Jane D
Streetman, Texas
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24 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

I've been to several different fondue restaurants and this one tops them all. The quality of food and service was really great. The thing that sets this place apart is the cooking of the meat. I've usually boiled it in broth, but at this restaurant the meat and veggies are grilled! It's so much tastier!

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Thank Terri B
Peyton, Colorado
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Excellent romantic, intimate atmosphere, Small dark rooms with only 2 or three tables. You can actually have a conversation with your Significant other without talking over big groups. (groups either have a separate room or are encouraged to go to the "wine cellar" down stairs. A more open and louder atmosphere). Children under 3 are highly discouraged to maintain the... More 

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Pueblo
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54 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

What a delightful place! This was our 4th visit and all have been great. Wonderful wine list, quaint little place. Many fondue choices. Dinner consists of a salad, cheese fondue, entree grilled at your table, and decadent dessert fondue. Love the dark chocolate!! Great service and comfortable ambiance. Great for a special occasion.

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Thank TW719
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 November 2016

4 courses, paired with wine for 3 and good food. If you can, leave the kids at home as this is not a good value for your smaller eaters.

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149 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

This is a great place for date night. They are very good at accommodating children but not really a kid place. We had the four course dinner with seafood - very good. The staff was attentive but a little slow. The ambience is nice. The wine selection is adequate. Definitely worth a try. A bit pricey but don't let that... More 

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Thank Chaz B
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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103 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2016

We went to Mona Lisa to celebrate my wife's birthday. Good choice. The restaurant is in a small space in Manitou Springs. The interior has a number of small rooms each with a few tables. Quite intimate. Our meal was quite good. It began with salad. Mine a Caesar. My wife had a garden salad. Both good. Not fabulous. Then... More 

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Thank MikeB1952
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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72 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Sat at the bar and the bartender was fabulous. Such great service. Had the old world cheese with wine. Later their amazing dark chocolate fondue. Yummy..

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 31 - US$ 50
Cuisine
Wine Bar, American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:00
Monday
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 733 Manitou Ave, Manitou Springs, CO 80829-1809
    (Manitou Ave / Canon Ave)
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  El Paso County  >  Manitou Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 719-685-0277

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?