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Allred's Restaurant

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Gondola Station Saint Sophia, Mountain Village, CO 81435 (Top of the Gondola overlooking Telluride)
+1 970-728-7474
3:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 3:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Seattle, Washington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

At 10,500 feet where can you find such a place? Upscale, beautiful bar and restaurant with a knock your socks off view. The drink were well prepared and the food was lovely too. A must do while in Telluride.

Thank Edmund1020
Cary, North Carolina
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We met one couple in Gondola and they said that they LOVE Alfred's burger...??? Only we can eat Berger here is in the bar at Allred's. We didn't know Bar section opens daily at 3 pm and we don't need any reservation and we can eat a big great Angus Berger!! Please try!!

Thank Eiko G
Phoenix, Arizona, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had a wonderful dinner with friends. The food and the service were both good. I would recommend making a reservation way in advance if you want to have a chance to eat here.

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American in Bogota
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246 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 206 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I was very unfairly skeptical that Allred's could live up to its reputation given it's mountain-top location (I expected good views and mediocre food and it was totally the opposite). Our group of 8 was truly wowed. Our telluride dining experiences over two different trips have been fairly lackluster overall but this restaurant stands far out amongst its local peers.... More 

Thank ChiquiMonster
Belmont, New Hampshire
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This was our second visit to this restaurant. We visited two years ago when we were in the area and again this year while getting some ski time on the slopes. The restaurant was as good as I had remembered. Of course, the location is very interesting at the top of a mountain between Telluride, CO and Mountain Village, CO.... More 

Thank NHDave
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Would give it five stars without the view. Fine dining with just the right amount of laid back ski area vibe. Great wine list, knowledgeable sommelier, and the General Manager made our night free ice cream for our smartly dressed dreesed 8 year old.

Thank edwardgb
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From the drinks at the bar, including the lobstee bisque to the amazing views from out window side table it was a great meal. Everything we had was skillfully prepared and executed. Will continue to go back when we visit Telluride.

Thank William M
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Through the years we have come here for celebrations of varying sorts. This year was a birthday. The food and service was impeccable as always. My ribeye was cooked and seasoned to perfection. The roasted chicken was likewise delicious. But the surprise was the roasted cauliflower soup!!! It was astonishing. Don't pass it up. We are never disappointed with Allred's.... More 

Thank Karen K
Irving, Texas, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

What a view. Spectacular. Clear night and view the bright orange Moon plus the lights of Telluride below. Now for the ambiance of Allred's. Take the Free Gondola from the Town of Telluride or the free gondola from Mountain Village to Allred's located just inside the Gondola Building. Take the elevator to the Dining Room. Check in at the reception... More 

Thank Bill M
Crown Point
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were celebrating an early Valentine's dinner and a weekend away from a 10 month old. The food was incredible. The bartenders beforehand were great. We started at the bar with Carl and Trent. Three mixed drinks plus tip was $62. Then we moved to the dining room where we started with a bottle of fiddlestix wine and the lobster... More 

Thank Joseph R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$40 - $60
American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Bar scene, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
3:00 pm - 9:30 pm
3:00 pm - 9:30 pm
3:00 pm - 9:30 pm
3:00 pm - 9:30 pm
3:00 pm - 9:30 pm
3:00 pm - 9:30 pm
3:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gondola Station Saint Sophia, Mountain Village, CO 81435
    (Top of the Gondola overlooking Telluride)
  • Public Transportation: Take the free Gondola to Station Saint Sophia, the midway point between Telluride and Mountain Village. Enjoy the spectacular views at 10,551 feet above sea level.
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Mountain Village
  • Phone Number: +1 970-728-7474
Telluride's most unique dining experience is Allred's, where culinary excellence, an award winning wine list, exquisite views and impressive ambiance mesh to create a unique dining experience at 10,551 feet above sea level. Allred's Contemporary American cuisine is available nightly throughout the Summer and Winter seasons. Open for Dinner from 5:30pm to 9pm, and Happy Hour from 5pm to 10pm.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?