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All 55 Crested Butte Restaurants

West End Public House - CLOSED

201 Elk Ave, Crested Butte, CO 81224
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English first
Crested Butte, Colorado
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22 reviews 22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

This restaurant used to be good but is no longer open. A little disappointing that I contacted TA about knowing this but never got a response. Still love TA but be sure to check carefully before using a review to make sure that it is really current - ie restaurant is still open before planning a visit.

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Lawrenceville, New Jersey
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29 reviews 29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

We had a great meal at this restaurant and not too expensive thanks to a Restaurant.com gift cert. We had glasses of wine/beer and a burger and a salad which were both very tasty. Our waitress was fun and helpful and we would definitely go back for their wine tasting evening which we missed while there, but would love to... More 

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Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

We were a little surprised when we looked at the menu and it didn't seem to match what we read online. Nonetheless we stayed and had a great meal. The chef accommodated my need for gluten free food. Sitting at the booth was a bit of a challenge. I'm not sure how really big people would fit. We had a... More 

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Athens, Georgia
19 reviews 19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

One of the best restaurants in Crested Butte. The ambiance is one of the best in town. You can have an excellent meal that is very reasonably priced or one that is high end. We had both. Also, a great drink menu. We highly recommend this restaurant.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

We missed this on our first trip to CB but got pulled in by the menu and specifically the meals for $20 and under. The staff was friendly and the chef was willing to make changes to the price fixed menu, an A+ before I even ordered. I had a perfectly cooked steak with mustard carrots and shoestring potatoes. The... More 

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Calgary, Canada
Top Contributor
230 reviews 230 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013

Its the off season, so its tough to find one of the good restaurants in town open. But I'm up here doing some remodeling on a condo, and I reward myself with a good meal at night. I've been in town before back in July with friends when we came in here, and I decided to come back tonight. I... More 

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Crested Butte, Colorado
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013

This was perhaps our third time at West End under the present ownership, and it was a less successful experience than before. The West End is a pleasant place but my soup was saltier than anything else I have ever tasted, and the calamari were undercooked. We drank a "5680" Colorado wine, quite good and at $30 only slightly overpriced.

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Little Rock, AR
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28 reviews 28 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013

Ate lunch there twice over long holiday weekend. Very nice outdoor front and back patio. Food is good but the Bloody Mary is disappointing and tasteless. Service is above average.

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Phoenix, AZ
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113 reviews 113 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2013

We had lunch on the patio in July. The food was good, we had fish and chips and a burger. The staff was good and the atmosphere was enjoyable. We had good service from the staff. I would recommend that you try this spot.

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Kirkland Washington
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013 via mobile

We had the crab cakes for an appetizer, I had the buffalo rib eye and my wife had the fried chicken and waffles. Everything was delicious. The fried chicken was by far the best fried chicken we had ever had. The owner said it was his Mothers recipe and it puts all other fried chicken to shame. Ofcourse the buffalo... More 

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Additional Information about West End Public House

Address: 201 Elk Ave, Crested Butte, CO 81224
Phone Number: 9703495662
Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Crested Butte
Average Prices: USD 15 - 20
Cuisine: Gastropub

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