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Alpinista Family Bistro

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172 Copper Circle, Unit C-1, Taylors Crossing, PO Box 4218, Copper Mountain, CO 80424
970-968-1144
Today
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations

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Visitor rating
  • 41
    Excellent
  • 30
    Very good
  • 12
    Average
  • 10
    Poor
  • 19
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Alpinista@copper

Expectation was bigger than what we received. They have a short menu but didn't have several items, such as racklets and steak. We only found out they didn't have racklets when we ordered. They could, at least, let us know what they didn't have when the attendant gave us the menus. Anyway, we had... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed April 5, 2015
Rafael A
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Houston, Texas
Good for:
  • Romantic
  • Special occasions
  • Doing business
  • Families with children
  • Entertaining clients
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112 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Houston, Texas
Top Contributor
146 reviews 146 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

Expectation was bigger than what we received. They have a short menu but didn't have several items, such as racklets and steak. We only found out they didn't have racklets when we ordered. They could, at least, let us know what they didn't have when the attendant gave us the menus. Anyway, we had a fair fondue (meat, cheese and... More 

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Oregon City, Oregon
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

While at Copper Mt. I ran across a small little place that made me smile. I had had a bad experience at another eatery and was leery of going into another. Sure glad that I did. Service was great, very friendly, and quick. Price was well within reason. I'm very glad that I decided to stop in!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

Great place to get a great bite. The friendliest service at copper. I'd highly recommend it to anyone!

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London
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56 reviews 56 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Very casual but fun dining. The service was excellent and the Raclette pretty good....as was our Pasta Marinara on a second visit. Portions were generous and we took home enough to enjoy the next night in our Condo.

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Denver, Colorado
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

The restaurant seems to have new owners and new items in the menu. There is a horrible smell in the restaurant but we stayed as my daughter wanted to have what used to be an excellent homemade Mac&Cheese (not anymore). Well bad decision to stay, the service was terrible (we waited over 1 hr for pasta dishes & salads). I... More 

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Green Bay, Wisconsin
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83 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015 via mobile

This is a very casual restaurant that served a nice breakfast. The food was good and there was plenty of it. I found the service to be very, very good. They were always ready to warm up my coffee and see if I needed anything else. Not a bad way to start the day on the slopes.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 via mobile

I couldn't believe how bad the smell was when I walked into the place. I left after 15 seconds so I cannot comment on anything else.

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Colorado
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

Ate here because the wait at the incline was 45 minutes. Bad decision. Took an hour to get our very mediocre and over priced meal. Prices are way too high, service very slow and food is average at best. $16 pasta was cold and bland. We won't go back. Spend your money elsewhere!!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

4 of us went in for dinner on Saturday 1/10/14. We love food but aren't very picky eaters. We have also worked in the food service industry when we were younger so we are quite forgiving about mistakes. We seriously had the worst meal of our week long trip here. Our server had a lot of tables and was also... More 

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32 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Ate here on our final night at copper. We had been recommended this place by ambassadors. The food was average and nothing to rave about. The menu for children is like most American resturants is all deep fried food! Nuggets & Chips, fish & chips, chicken fingers & chips. Our kids don't like deep fried food so this makes choosing... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 172 Copper Circle, Unit C-1, Taylors Crossing, PO Box 4218, Copper Mountain, CO 80424
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Copper Mountain
  • Phone Number: 970-968-1144

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 35
  • Cuisine: American, Barbecue, European, Fondue

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic, Special occasions, Doing business, Families with children, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
7:30 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?