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Montauk Seafood Grill

549 E Lionshead Cir, Vail, CO 81657-5521
+1 970-476-2601
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“seafood” (108 reviews)
“swordfish” (31 reviews)
“pie” (26 reviews)
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549 E Lionshead Cir, Vail, CO 81657-5521
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Montauk is the place to go for surf and turf. I had the New York Strip with Oysters for appetizers. The ambiance and the food are spot on and great place to go in Vail with a price point that is perfect for the menu....More

Thank Angela B
Cameron D, Owner at Montauk Seafood Grill, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Angela, glad to hear you had a great experience, please keep us in mind next time you're visiting Lionshead. The Tuna and King Crab are as delicious as the Strip and Oysters, I promise!

Reviewed 6 days ago

Five Star Service. Five Star Atmosphere. Five Star Food. Don't miss this great restaurant while in Vail or surrounding areas. It was, without a doubt, the #1 dining experience we had during our stay. The new owner comes by and visits each table. The waiters...More

Thank Chris D
Cameron D, Owner at Montauk Seafood Grill, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Wow Chris, those are some great words, and we very much appreciate the compliments! We're trying hard to knock it out of the park everything you mentioned, atmosphere, service and food! Thank you very much, hope to see you next time you're in Vail!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to Montauk for the grand reopening with family. Our table shared the raw bar, montacos (MUST ORDER), avocado toast and lobster Mac (MUST ORDER) the apps alone are worth coming back for! For entrees, I ordered the filet, the rest of the table...More

1  Thank Megan K
Cameron D, Owner at Montauk Seafood Grill, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello Megan, As far as I can tell, you and your table ordered all my favorite items! Great to hear everything was amazing. Look forward to having you back at Montauk.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We go every year to this restaurant. We absolutely love it for the seafood. Make sure you have reservations.

1  Thank Maria C
Cameron D, Owner at Montauk Seafood Grill, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Maria, Thanks for your kind words. Hope you enjoyed the new atmosphere as much your food!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The new remodel and management at the Montauk is AMAZING!!! My husband and I dined at the restaurant last night and had the best time ever! We shared the lobster bisque and ceviche app. Both were to die for. My husband had the scallops and...More

1  Thank Julie M
Cameron D, Owner at Montauk Seafood Grill, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hey Julie, Thanks again for stopping into the new and improved Montauk, great to hear everything was awesome for you and your husband. Please swing by next time you guys are in town, look forward to having you.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to Dinner last night for their grand opening of new ownership. We shared appetizers of calamari, avocado toast, crab cakes and oysters. All were delicious! I had the filet, my friends had lobster, sea bass, and scallops. We all enjoyed our dinners very much!...More

1  Thank Missy D
Cameron D, Owner at Montauk Seafood Grill, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello Missy, Thanks for attending our grand opening. We're really happy to hear everything was delicious! Hope to see you sometime soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great atmosphere! Very friendly and knowledgeable staff. Plenty of comfortable seating. Noise level was low. Great entree selection. Food was served correct, hot and delicious!

Thank Madison8582
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Must fine dinning for seafood! Swordfish best to die for!! With another couple celebrating 40TH anniversary, did not disappoint. Excellent service. Our favorite in Lionshead!

Thank robertghorn
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Chicken is dry. I recommend you order the garlic butter broccoli to pour the garlic butter over the chicken. My meal: The Chicken with garlic butter & sticky rice. Delicious!!

Thank Relocations
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

I cannot say enough about the wonderful food and the amazing staff here! We did appetizers, entrees and dessert and it was all fantastic! Trout, scallops, swordfish, Brussels sprouts and sand pie to die for for dessert! It couldn't have been any better! Thank you...More

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7 May 2017|
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Response from Wendy B | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure. Their fish and seafood choices change with seasons, so check before you go.
7 December 2016|
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Response from Raymond T | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Angus beef.
24 July 2016|
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Response from Daniel-FLN-BR | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 40
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 549 E Lionshead Cir, Vail, CO 81657-5521
  • Public Transportation: We are a short walk from two local bus stops which are accessible via the Intown bus or the West Vail Green and Red buses. When coming from the west, get off on the Lionshead/Concert Hall Plaza stop. From the east, get off on the main Lionshead stop.
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Vail
  • Phone Number: +1 970-476-2601
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