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Penelope's World Famous Burgers & Fries

229 West Elkhorn Avenue, Estes Park, CO 80517
+1 970-586-2277
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good34%
  • Average21%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible7%
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229 West Elkhorn Avenue, Estes Park, CO 80517
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Burgers were good, although they took quite a while. Has a weird vibe, 50's music playing loudly but rustic decor all around. Walk to bathroom is straight out of a Nightmare on Elm St. movie, never seen anything like it. Smoky in the restaurant when...More

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was time for supper and neither of us knew what we wanted. We walked by Penelope's and saw some people eating in the front window and outside. One look at their food and we knew we had to stop. We were lucky enough to...More

Thank Melissa B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been to Penelope's quite a bit and believe it is the best burger in Estes Park. That being said, if you're in a hurry this isn't a good place to stop for a quick bite. This is no knock on the place, but...More

Thank pbbarnett
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Go early to avoid the inevitable rush! The menu is vast and everything is delicious! It's a very cozy place so be prepared to take your food outside and enjoy it out there!

Thank casualtraveller1980
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great burger, fun casual atmosphere. My daughter and I each had the cheese burger with fries. We were starving and this definitely hit the spot.

Thank jennfer4jen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food at Penelope's is great! Each item is cooked to order. We loved the vegan garden burger and elk burger.

Thank Catherine9620
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I placed an order and went to go pick it up. I can't say I loved finding out I had to wait in line to get my pick-up order; the idea of pick-up is to be fast, and the line was long. When I got...More

Thank Sharon D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We always enjoy a good burger from Penelope's. The single patty is plenty and their fries are tasty. We like to upgrade the regular fries in the combo to the garlic Parmesan fries or onion rings and then share them as a family. The total...More

Thank goal2go
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Rude cashier..Expensive for poor quality food.Nothing special about the burgers..Fries were soggy ..Cook didn't wear gloves when touching the burger buns..

Thank ligene
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very crowded, limited space, fairly expensive, needs a good cleaning and poor service. We had three adults and two children, the three adults ordered Elk Burgers, one was very rare (wanted a Bison burger but they were out). All fry orders that came with our...More

Thank arhutt78
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Jamie T
7 May 2017|
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Response from HeartToTravel2014 | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure. But it's basically burgers and fries. They have beef, bison, elk and turkey burgers. Fries, sweet potato fries and onion rings. It's a small place with a pretty small menu, but it's very good!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Cuisine
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Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 229 West Elkhorn Avenue, Estes Park, CO 80517
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Estes Park
  • Phone Number: +1 970-586-2277
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