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All 151 Aspen Restaurants

Gisella - CLOSED

415 E Main St, Aspen, CO 81611-1931
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Price range: $31 - $50
Sun - Sat 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
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Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Mill St.

71 reviews from our community

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English first
Merano, Italy
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39 reviews 39 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014 via mobile

buonissimo! I had one of the best steak of y life and I have to say that the wine served within was awesome too. Staff professional and very gentle. I spent some minutes with the chef too. If you want a good restaurant you have to come there!

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Woody Creek
5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

Service was great and food delicious. Friendly maître di who checked on us frequently. super off season rates. Would have given a 5 but the wine prices are out of line. The lowest wine was $75 and there were few in that price range. The next level was $100 but the average bottle was $250. We owned a wine store... More 

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Chicago Illinois
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108 reviews 108 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013

Gisella is in a busy location but has fine service and an attractive decor. Six of us dined there in June and later in August (2013) and found all of the dishes exceptionally tasty, and well presented. The wine menu, like most in Aspen, was overpriced but we found some dandy Italian red to match will with our orders.

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Baltimore, Maryland
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35 reviews 35 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

We had a reservation on a busy Friday. We were seated immediately and got some bread and water but no one came by forever. When he did, no apology. After that, the pace of the meal was normal. Food was good but not outstanding. Prices ranged pretty widely from pasta dishes to meat dishes

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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42 reviews 42 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2013

Food and service were both great. Pricey but good. I would recommend it. The wi e selection was good, I stayed away from the pasta but had a lovely salad followed by salmon a lovely spinach perfectly prepared spinach dish

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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197 reviews 197 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013

We dined here after reading the outstanding reviews and the concierge recommendations as well. We had a reservation and requested a nice table. Upon arrival, they tried to seat us at a table in the back, although there were tables at the front window open. We then asked to be seated up front and they did seat us there. We... More 

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Fort Collins, Colorado
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83 reviews 83 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013 via mobile

The atmosphere is elegant, modern and comfortable. Service was so professional and friendly at the same time. The Food was delicious and fresh. It was a special Birthday dinner and highly recommend Gisella. We will return with pleasure.

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Houston, Texas
11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2013

Once you have put your aspen glasses on, this place has some of the better food for the price point that we tried on the trip. The staff is very professional and it is a bit quieter that some of the other options in town.

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Austin, Texas, United States
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2013 via mobile

My wife and I ate at Gisella on our trip to Aspen. The atmosphere was nice. We sat at a table in the front by the open windows. The food is pricey, but taste great. I had the grilled shrimp and vegetables. My wife had the risotto. The support staff was great, the waiter however was a little off his... More 

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Wilmette, Illinois
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51 reviews 51 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2013 via mobile

Excellent food. Unbelievable $29 two course pre-fix dinner. Choice of any appetizer or salad, and choice of any entree. Really nice menu, lots of variety and choices. We splurged and had Tiramisu for dessert. Excellent dessert.

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Additional Information about Gisella

Address: 415 E Main St, Aspen, CO 81611-1931
Phone Number: 970-925-8222
Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Aspen
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 31 - 50
Cuisine: Italian

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