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Blue Plate

48 E Beaver Creek Blvd, In the Boat Building, Avon, Beaver Creek, CO 81620
970-845-2252
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Ranked #8 of 32 restaurants in Avon
Price range: $18 - $35
Cuisines: American
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: HWY 6
Transit: Eco Transit, our valley wide bus system stops just two blocks away at the Avon Station. Depart the bus and walk West to HWY 6 and then walk one block South. We are on HWY 6 to the right. For the Avon bus system, get off at the Christie Lodge and cross the street.
Description: The Blue Plate opened December of 2007 and instantly gained a following of tourist and locals alike. Recently, we grew out of our small space and moved to a larger location and expanded the menu. Located just down the hill from Beaver Creek you can enjoy Schnitzel everyday, all natural Colorado steaks, fondue, and the numerous popular dishes Chef Adam serves up that have been a staple to the Vail Valley.
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Vail, Colorado
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 NEW

The working ownership are true professionals who take great pride in every aspect of their fine reataurant. That includes, of course, their wait staff and we have been very impressed with Cindi, who treats all her tables with efficiency and at the same time graciousness.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Our family had a wonderful time. We started outside, but a unexpected rain and wind storm drove us inside. The staff quickly made sure we were seated and taken care of. Our server, hostess and other staff were friendly and engaging. The owner spoke with us for a good time and told us about her and her husbands vision for... More

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Overland Park, KS
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112 reviews 112 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Had dinner here with a group of friends. Our main server (young woman with a couple of children--one walked by during our meal and she mentioned him to us) was excellent. She was friendly, prompt and seemed to really care. Another server who seemed to be the guy delivering food, bread etc was kind of a joke--pretty rude, didn't seem... More

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Des Moines, Iowa
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19 reviews 19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

This was a great option in Avon as I didn't want to be in Beaver Creek Village. Arrived and was promptly seated. The staff was very attentive and quick to assist. I settled on an order of the tempura shrimp and the Pasta a la Vodka. Both were just fine - nothing I would write home about, but it was... More

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Miami, Florida
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47 reviews 47 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Place to go food good food at acceptable pricing. Never been disappointed and would return many times in the future. The bar menu is very good and their specials are usually a great hit.

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Lindenhurst
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

I fell in love with the Eggplant Dip during dinner on my previous visit & decided to try the Happy Hour. Much to my dismay, they were out of the dip, but we tried the Hummus as well as the Crispy Artichoke & Friends, Tempura Shrimp & Rhode Island Calamari. Everything was very good although I felt like we were... More

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New Orleans, Louisiana
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

I said it on Yelp and will say it again ...they don't put it on the menu if it aint good....we are from New Orleans and we are very proud of our cuisine and culture....this place is a gem. Ask for Cindi for a great server experience

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Mobile, Alabama
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42 reviews 42 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

We happened upon this place near the end of happy hour -- 50% off tapas and drinks. We must have tried them all and they were all worth trying. Pay careful attention to the gin/basil drinks and the fondue. They're addicting.

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Leadville, CO
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

The cocktails paired with their tapas on the patio offers an excellent way to spend an early evening in Avon. I love small plates and great drinks, Blue Plate blows it out of the park.

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North Bethesda, Maryland
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43 reviews 43 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

I had dinner here while on a business trip, and the ambience and selection is top notch. The waitress was great, and the chef/owner greeted us. My group was happy with everything they ordered. I had the Tomato Bisque soup (soup of the day), shared a stuffed grape leaves appetizer, Trout Meunier, and Apple Struedel dessert (and tried some of... More

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