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The Grubsteak Restaurant

134 W Elkhorn Ave, Estes Park, CO 80517 (Formerly Grubsteak A Family Restaurant)
970-586-8838
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Ranked #37 of 118 Restaurants in Estes Park
Cuisines: American, Hamburgers, Steakhouse, Pub
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Description: A locals favorite, The Grubsteak serves thick, hand-cut steaks and fantastic burgers, your choice of beef, elk, yak, buffalo, turkey and more! Wild game and vegetarian options, too. Wide selection of local beer, wine list and cocktails. Enjoy dining inside in one of our Old West dining rooms or outside on our covered patio. Open daily for lunch and dinner year-round. Please call ahead for winter hours.
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Morgantown, West Virginia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014 NEW via mobile

Some friends and I ate there for lunch on a Sunday when in town for a wedding. Food was pretty decent and hit the spot for s good burger. We ordered the pepper poppers for an appetizer creamy with a little bit of spiciness. As an entree I was most intrigued by the big game burgers so I went for... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

We always go to the grubsteak when we are in Estes Park.Great food neat atmoshere (ask about all the neat history there)Burgers are scrumptious,I recommend the yack Cowboy yum! Homemade Salsa and homemade ranch.Service was great,we will be back on our next trip!

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Laramie, Wyoming, United States
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

We stopped here to grab a burger one day for lunch. I had a soup and half sandwich and my husband had a burger. The food came out and was overall pretty good but the portions were so small! The 1/2 Ruben that came with my meal had a very small amount of meat. What was there was pretty tasty.... More

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Randolph, Kansas, United States
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69 reviews 69 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

We stopped in for a late lunch in Estes at this location and while initially we were the only ones in the back seating area the place filled quickly. After selecting a great specialty cocktail (the pear martini-fabulous) I chose one of the burgers and had the choice of type meat--at the bartender's suggestion I tried yak and was treated... More

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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014 via mobile

We sat at the bar area, which is pretty cool. I had a buffalo burger which I could tell was pre- made... It wasn't very thick and was perfectly circular. It was good but not as juicy as I would have hoped. Not the best but not the worst.

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Dumfries, Virginia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

The Yak Burger was awesome . . . order it medium rare. I had the mushroom and Colby jack cheese and they must have cooked the shrooms with the burger - yum! My wife had a Yak burger as well, but different style and loved it also. Great atmosphere as well . . . look around while you are there.

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Cheyenne, Wyoming
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31 reviews 31 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

In the off season, this is a great place to grab a good burger. The staff are very friendly and usually pretty prompt. The atmosphere is nice, not the typical tourist spot. We stop here most the time going through town and haven't been disappointed yet.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

food was ok, clean restaurant but the prices were very high. You must be willing to pay extra due to it being a tourist town.

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Papillion, Nebraska
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62 reviews 62 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

We ordered an appetizer and our drinks. The appetizer came out without the drinks (not even water). It was the homemade chips, salsa and guacamole. The chips were good, the salsa average but the guac was very spicy. We had no water, I stood up to get the servers attention, she ignored me. She then came over to help the... More

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Lincoln, Nebraska
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42 reviews 42 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Had the sirloin and I have had better steaks at Golden Corral for half the price, hardly got any vegetables, will not return.

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Additional Information about The Grubsteak Restaurant

Address: 134 W Elkhorn Ave, Estes Park, CO 80517 (Formerly Grubsteak A Family Restaurant)
Phone Number: 970-586-8838
Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Estes Park
Cuisine: American, Hamburgers, Steakhouse, Pub

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