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Ludwig's Restaurant

20 Vail Rd, Vail, CO 81657
+1 970-479-5429
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Ranked #13 of 99 Restaurants in Vail
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $31 - $50
Cuisines: Seafood
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Dining style: Fine Dining
Cross street: W. Meadow Drive
Transit: Complimentary Vail bus route, Village Inn bus stop.
Description: Ludwig's - Ocean to Table - with our Executive Chef, Florian Schwarz. Florian specializes in fresh seafood and other guest favorites, bringing a new and exciting twist to the Ludwig's menu. The catch-of-the-day from Hawaii to Maine will be served at Ludwig's the following day in a light and delicious cuisine. Florian will highlight his experience by preparing Colorado venison and elk with a uniquely tender consistency not typically found in wild game cuisine. Fresh ingredients, light and healthy, artfully prepared - the new Ludwig's theme. Still present at Ludwig's is the award-winning selection of wine, refined European service and attention to detail. Treat yourself to an updated Vail tradition.
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English first
Top Contributor
82 reviews 82 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

The buffet was not included in our rate but was very good. It is basically a sun room facing the pool. The staff was very attentive and the food very good. I did not try to order off the menu so I don't know if that was an option. As many hotel restaurants they rather assume you will eat the... More

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Chicago, Illinois
20 reviews 20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

We love Ludwig's for breakfast. The buffet is amazing, the service outstanding and the atmosphere very serene. We'll be back to the Sonnenalp many more times!

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Lake Forest, Illinois
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

We selected this restaurant out of the guide in our hotel room. We were expecting a fairly nice place, but were amazed at the beautiful setting. Unlike so many restaurants, it was romantic, quiet, and the tables afforded privacy. The food and service were impeccable.

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Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Fruit, Cereals, egg dishes, french toast, made to order omelets and coffee in a beautiful, large, signature china mug make this one of the best breakfast buffets ever. Add a charming staff in Bavarian costumes and the most wonderful hostess, Corky who welcomes you by name each morning!!

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Brentwood, Tennessee
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

While staying at the Sonnenalp we indulged in the breakfast buffet at Ludwig's every morning. The food was great, service impeccable and the sunroom was the perfect way to start our day in Vail.

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Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

We had a wonderful breakfast on the patio, outside the sunroom. We could look down on Gore Creek and could hear the water. A very nice setting. You can have the buffet or can order breakfast off the menu. Breakfast was delicious. The wait staff was very friendly.

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Westminster, Colorado
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55 reviews 55 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

Breakfast was very good. The "sunroom" is a beautiful place to sit. Waitstaff were very helpful and friendly

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Top Contributor
205 reviews 205 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
142 helpful votes 142 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

We had a voucher through Travelzoo so the cost wasn't what the menus said for us. That being said, the prices were still quite high. You expect this in Vail. You get to spend every dollar you expect here. The service was friendly but a bit slow too.

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Denver, CO
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53 reviews 53 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

I love Ludwig's but then again, I love everything about the Sonnenalp. We ate dinner here over spring break with a Travel Zoo certificate and we had a fabulous meal. The service was excellent (very hard to find this in Vail) and the food was top-notch quality. Of course, the alpine Austrian ambience of Ludwig's and all of Sonnenalp can't... More

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Vail, Colorado
13 reviews 13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

Old school feel to the room was charming, All the food great. very good selection of breakfast favorites. Just make sure you don't go late or the section gets significantly smaller at the end of service.

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Additional Information about Ludwig's Restaurant

Address: 20 Vail Rd, Vail, CO 81657
Phone Number: +1 970-479-5429
Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Vail
Average Prices: USD 31 - 50
Cuisine: Seafood

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