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Rustico Ristorante

114 E Colorado Ave, Telluride, CO 81435
+1 970-728-4046
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good25%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“veal” (31 reviews)
“gelato” (14 reviews)
“pizza” (48 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 21:30All hours
Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
114 E Colorado Ave, Telluride, CO 81435
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Reviews (388)
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Reviewed yesterday

Great menu and authentic italian dishes. Great gelato. fantastic wait staff. We stop here everytime we visit.

Thank adventurejunkie69
Reviewed yesterday

The food here was so good my wife and I ate here 3 times in 3 days, something we've never done before. We first had a vegetable pizza for lunch that was so good we came back twice for dinner. The service was excellent, very...More

Thank mmmbank
Reviewed 5 days ago

Old fashioned and old country charm. Fresh made pasta is a must try, and if the season is right, order that local mushroom soup. Since this is in the mountains, they also do a very good steak. But there is a consistency issue -- somehow...More

Thank SiqingWei
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have dinned at Rustico several times for dinner. What drove me to leave a 5 star review is the amazing experience my wife and I had for our rehearsal dinner. We had 87 people, a private dinning room, amazing food, fantastic service (shout out...More

Thank PLatch
Reviewed 1 week ago

I'll admit I was "hangry" when we walked into Rustico. After sitting in a traffic backup on a motorcycle in the rain, then being turned away by two other restaurants because they were slammed, I was ready to eat lunch! When we walked in, I...More

Thank ZenDogAZ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is my second time at Rustico- first experience was great, second was a totally different restaurant. I had the same dish as the first time I visited. Disclaimer- our server was very nice and did a great job of service recovery. Unfortunately both of...More

1  Thank Haley L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Working with Carmela to organize a wedding rehearsal dinner for 50 was delightful, she really cared about our needs. The setting was perfect for this special occassion, lovely tables. The food and wine was excellent - all meals were thoroughly enjoyed by everyone - and...More

1  Thank proudparents2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Too many times our meal on a patio has been rained out by afternoon monsoons, but Rustico has taken out the guesswork by tenting the patio. FANTASTIC fresh lunch items and Wonderful service. When in town we choose Rustico and when in Mountain Village we...More

1  Thank ShanHooper
Reviewed 17 July 2017

My family of four with younger kids ate here. I enjoyed my entree, and portions were sized nicely. The service was prompt. We had outside dining under the tent. Tables are smallish, but good ambiance. Again, we weren't looking for super fine dining since it...More

1  Thank dukehuh
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Had a steak from the RL Ranch. Perfectly cooked with great wine pairings. Really enjoyed sitting on the outdoor patio.

1  Thank Matthew Z
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Questions & Answers
D.G. M
11 July 2017|
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Response from DANIEL O | Reviewed this property |
No, like most ski resorts the restaurants are mountain casual.
Kathy R
21 February 2016|
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Response from Ben K | Reviewed this property |
I believe some of the dishes on the menu will be gluten free. The restaurant should be contacted for confirmation of which menu items qualify for that designation.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 114 E Colorado Ave, Telluride, CO 81435
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Telluride
  • Phone Number: +1 970-728-4046
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