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Cliff House Hotel Dining Room

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306 Canon Avenue, Manitou Springs, CO 80829
719 785 2415
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6:30 am - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 6:30 am - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations
Description: The Cliff House Dining Room has gained national renown as one of...
The Cliff House Dining Room has gained national renown as one of Colorado’s premier dining destinations. We are proud recipients of the distinguished DiRoNa Award and the 4 Diamond Award in Fine Dining from AAA.
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  • 124
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  • 27
    Very good
  • 19
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  • 6
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  • 2
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Amazing meal.. Don't miss it!

Train was closed to the Peak so my friend and I decided to have a nice lunch instead. So glad we picked the Cliff House. Great atmosphere, amazing service from some wonderful people, and food that was prepared with amazing skill and care. We were in CO for a week and ate at some pretty nice... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 20, 2015
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Bowling Green
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30 reviews 30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015 NEW

Train was closed to the Peak so my friend and I decided to have a nice lunch instead. So glad we picked the Cliff House. Great atmosphere, amazing service from some wonderful people, and food that was prepared with amazing skill and care. We were in CO for a week and ate at some pretty nice places from Keystone to... More 

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Orlando
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63 reviews 63 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

Had a nice dinner with my mom. Got the fish and chips, coffee, and cinnamon bread pudding for dessert. The coleslaw and chips/fries were awesome, but coffee and desert was best! Staff was outstanding. Very polite and accomodating. Probably not a place to bring young kids. Lots of older guests, quiet and fancy.

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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

Incredible food, service and staff! I made reservations for my partner's birthday, and staff were so kind with her. The lobster bisque soup was the best I had ever!

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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80 reviews 80 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

The Cliff House has been a favorite place for lunch for us, with excellent food and warm service. It's a nice place to get away from the noisy, more popular places and have a quiet, intimate meal. It also has great views of the mountains, and the ambiance is wonderful, in one of the oldest hotels and dining rooms in... More 

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Woodbridge, Virginia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Five stars for the food, service, and selection! The wine list is a book to cherish! We had dinner here twice and were surprised each time. Definitely worth every penny.

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Broomfield
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32 reviews 32 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Wife loved it, good wine, excellent filet. Scalloped potatoes were marginal, good desert selection. My sirloin was tough with some gristle. Not what I expected from previous reviews. Not worth my returning it for another steak. Good service and decor. Particularly next to the fire place in the winter

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New Orleans, LA
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21 reviews 21 reviews
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Great atmosphere and delicious meal. Very attentive staff - would definitely dine there again. Very pleasant experience!

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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127 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

You just can't beat the combination of atmosphere, excellent food, superior service and attention to detail. The dishes are unique and everything we ate was amazing. I recommend the Cliff House for date night, special occasions and maybe just for desert!

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Boston, Massachusetts
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

Great room, quick walk to all kinds of restaurants. Right near Pike's Peak and other Colorado Springs attractions.

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14 reviews 14 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

We went to the Clfiff House for a book club dinner. The food was excellent, innovative and ample. Liked the wine so much I am looking to buy a case. Service attentive but not intrusive, letting us take as much time as we wanted.Our waiter drew cartoons on the boxes of food we couldn't finish and said one diner had... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 306 Canon Avenue, Manitou Springs, CO 80829
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  El Paso County  >  Manitou Springs
  • Phone Number: 719 785 2415

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 30 - 30
  • Cuisine: Continental

Description

The Cliff House Dining Room has gained national renown as one of Colorado’s premier dining destinations. We are proud recipients of the distinguished DiRoNa Award and the 4 Diamond Award in Fine Dining from AAA.
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 am - 10:30 pm
Monday
6:30 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
6:30 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
6:30 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday
6:30 am - 10:30 pm
Friday
6:30 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
6:30 am - 10:30 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?