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Larkspur Restaurant & Market

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458 Vail Valley Drive, Ste A, Vail, CO 81657
Free Town of Vail bus route - Golden Peak stop.
970.754.8050
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8:00 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: While focusing on customized gatherings and private celebrations of all...
While focusing on customized gatherings and private celebrations of all sizes, Larkspur will be open this winter season for lunch & apres on Tuesday, December 2nd from 12-5:30pm and for a' la carte dinner service on Friday and Saturday nights starting Friday, December 12th! Join us in the Golden Peak Lodge for what promises to be unique and memorable fine dining experiences. Make your reservations now by calling us at 970.754.8050. We look forward to serving you soon.
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Good for:
Fine Dining
Romance
Large groups
Doing business
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

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Visitor rating
  • 73
    Excellent
  • 39
    Very good
  • 20
    Average
  • 10
    Poor
  • 8
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Over priced burger joint

The food was subpar the bar area cold, and the price crazy for the food. The only thing good was the 50%off champagne deal on Valentine's Day! Had a great bottle of salon, too bad it was paired with a mediocre burger!

3 of 5 starsReviewed March 4, 2015
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taipei
Good for:
  • Fine Dining
  • Romance
  • Large groups
  • Doing business
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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150 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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taipei
Top Contributor
73 reviews 73 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015 NEW

The food was subpar the bar area cold, and the price crazy for the food. The only thing good was the 50%off champagne deal on Valentine's Day! Had a great bottle of salon, too bad it was paired with a mediocre burger!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015 NEW

Our group of five combining two generations celebrated a birthday at this restaurant. The party members frequently dine in 4-5 star restaurants in Manhattan. Our server Ashley despite being very busy never appeared hurried and was prompt with the food once ordered. The dinner menu is unusual we had tacos, hamburger, steak and chicken all these meals were excellent. We... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

Larkspur restaurant is said to be one of the top two restaurants in Vail but I disagree. It is number 1! As a vegetarian for over 25 years it is difficult to find interesting (read not pizza or pasta) meals that satisfy for love of food. I had the butternut squash soup followed by the crispy chickpea cake. Both were... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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75 reviews 75 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

This mrestaurant is right at the base of Golden Peak and offers a tasty selestion of snacks, salads and sandwiiches when you need a break from mountain food, while still close to the runs! Try the truffle fries! Delicious!

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Colorado
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55 reviews 55 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

The times are changing at Larkspur. The menu has been completely overhauled and the wine list seriously shortened. Overall, these are changes that need to be made to revitalize what was a tired restaurant. We visited last Friday night. For starters I had the Caesar Salad and my wife had butternut squash soup. Of the two, the soup was clearly... More 

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London
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328 reviews 328 reviews
252 restaurant reviews
113 helpful votes 113 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

really enjoyed this restaurant on previous visits to vail. One of my more highly rated places. But this trip the menu has really changed and I didn't rate it as high. It was a lot cheaper, but I preferred the more expensive version. Anyway, we had the larkburger, which was pretty good. And dessert. The apple galette was a bit... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

Don't know why this place isn't busier! Great service - very warm and friendly. We stopped in twice during our week stay.

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

Larkspur use to be our preferred restaurant in the area. We went twice during this visit and were disappointed. The food was bland and the menu uninteresting with items like pizza or burgers that should not be in the dinner offering for a restaurant of this level. The service was just OK, the room as always very pleasant

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Vail, Colorado
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

On Saturday evening, I brought my dad to Larkspur for his 60th birthday. Upon arrival we were greeted and he was wished a happy birthday. When we were seated we had a couple of beers and ordered an appetizer of the Beef Carpaccio which our server Sean suggested, and it was delicious. After our first course was cleared, our entrees... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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24 reviews 24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

It is a great stop to gat a nice bit before continuing skying around lunchtime, we loved the truffle oil pizza as well as the burgers. At night, the restaurant is superb as well as the wine list!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 458 Vail Valley Drive, Ste A, Vail, CO 81657
  • Public Transportation: Free Town of Vail bus route - Golden Peak stop.
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Vail
  • Phone Number: 970.754.8050

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 19 - 80
  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Fine Dining
  • Good for: Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients

Description

While focusing on customized gatherings and private celebrations of all sizes, Larkspur will be open this winter season for lunch & apres on Tuesday, December 2nd from 12-5:30pm and for a' la carte dinner service on Friday and Saturday nights starting Friday, December 12th! Join us in the Golden Peak Lodge for what promises to be unique and memorable fine dining experiences. Make your reservations now by calling us at 970.754.8050. We look forward to serving you soon.
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
8:00 am - 12:00 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?