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Telluride Bistro

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138 East Colorado Avenu, Telluride, CO 81435
970.728.5239
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Lunch

It was an incredible day so we enjoyed the patio! Our server was excellent! We ordered calamari to start. It was perfectly cooked and ever so slightly sprinkled w sea salt. We finished with the special, chopped chicken salad, a caprese panini and spinach and sun dried tomato salad. The food was... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
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Atlanta, Georgia
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Atlanta, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

It was an incredible day so we enjoyed the patio! Our server was excellent! We ordered calamari to start. It was perfectly cooked and ever so slightly sprinkled w sea salt. We finished with the special, chopped chicken salad, a caprese panini and spinach and sun dried tomato salad. The food was very fresh and well prepared. The chopped salad... More 

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Ridgway, Colorado
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

A summer afternoon on the patio at the Telluride Bistro was sublime! Such a pretty patio with sand-colored umbrella's over each table, black wrought iron table and chairs. Each chair had a red "throw" on the back to cover with when those unpredictable cool mountain breezes kick up. A visual delight! Also delightful were the caprese salad and the Spinaci... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

In Telluride for a day and happen to hit the big Ride concert festival. We were happy to find this restaurant with a nice patio facing the Main Street. Italian in menu selections with good wine variety. Our lunches were huge, delicious and thoroughly enjoyable. Service was not only professional but she took the time to talk to each of... More 

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Chandler, Arizona
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

Overpriced for the value received. Service was good. I was surprised to see a charge for a split plate. No kids menu. Stopped in for lunch and wished we hadn't. Servers were friendly and food was delivered quickly. Overall just average.

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Tucson
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

We drove the San Juan Skyway, and stopped for lunch at the Telluride Bistro. The weather was pleasant, and so we sat outside. We both ordered the Rigatoni Bolognese -- a somewhat small portion for $18, but I recognize it is Telluride AND the Rigatoni was delicious. The waitress seemed distracted, or maybe she was new -- her spiel to... More 

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Burlington, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

A great place to sit outside and enjoy a beautiful evening! The food was excellent and service was attentive!

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Salt Lake
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Telluride Bistro is my idea of an excellent restaurant. The food is wonderfully well prepared in classic styles, without insisting on being trendy or different from anything else you have ever eaten. It is simply consistently excellent which allows me to concentrate on my friends or just to watch the alpenglow at sunset. The menu is designed for a full... More 

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Telluride, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

Simply Terrific. Chef Sergio, trained in Europe and Japan, is Telluride's best. The fish dishes are very very good.

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California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

Right in the heart of town, this is a nice place with outdoor seating to watch the world go by. Good bread and pasta dishes and friendly staff. Dogs allowed on patio.

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Durango, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

Telluride has a lot of great places to dine - this one's a bit on the pricey side but worth it if you're in the mood to splurge.

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Address: 138 East Colorado Avenu, Telluride, CO 81435
Phone Number: 970.728.5239
Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Telluride
Average Prices: USD 26
Cuisine: Italian

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 138 East Colorado Avenu, Telluride, CO 81435
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Telluride
  • Phone Number: 970.728.5239

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 26
  • Cuisine: Italian

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