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Far View Lounge

1 Naijo Hill, Mesa Verde National Park, Cortez, CO
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Ranked #43 of 58 restaurants in Cortez
Cuisines: American
Description: Located in the Far View Lodge
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Description: Located in the Far View Lodge
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80% Recommend
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English first
La Crosse, Wisconsin
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120 reviews 120 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013

If you have to wait for a table in the Metate Room, hang out here - on top of the world. You can see horizon to horizon - the outdoor seating a must if it's warm enough. Specialty drinks are good and the Saturday night live music an extra plus.

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41 reviews 41 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013

We wanted a casual place to dine and this worked out well. It opens at 4pm, they serve the same appetizers as the Metate Room, plus a kids' menu. You can easily make a meal from the appetizers, sit out on the deck, have drinks, and not have to do a formal dinner downstairs. Works great if you have kids!... More

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Oak Ridge, New Jersey
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597 reviews 597 reviews
233 restaurant reviews
434 helpful votes 434 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2012

We didn't eat here, so our review is limited. After dinner downstairs in the Metate Room, my wife and I went up for drinks and mainly for the fresh air views. The bar is small inside, but the two outside patios are really where you want to sit. The bartender was fast and friendly, even going so far as to... More

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Top Contributor
82 reviews 82 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2012 via mobile

We had a great meal at Metate downstairs. Asked our server if they served dessert upstairs in the lounge as we wanted to watch some Olympics. He said yes, so we paid our bill and headed up. The inside area is not very large, with maybe 8 tables. We had to turn a two top sideways and borrow seats from... More

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santa monica
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65 reviews 65 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2011

This place should be considered the 4th eating establishment at Mesa Verde and is rarely mentioned. This is good for dinner if you don't want the cafeteria experience of Far View Terrace, fast food experience of Spruce Tree or the fine dining experience of the Metate Room. It is located at the Far View Lodge main building on the 2nd... More

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