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Fawn Brook Inn

357 Business Highway 7, Allenspark, Rocky Mountain National Park, CO 80510
+1 303-747-2556
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Overview
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good9%
  • Average6%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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CUISINES
European, International
PRICE
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LOCATION
357 Business Highway 7, Allenspark, Rocky Mountain National Park, CO 80510
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1 - 10 of 94 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The inn is on the market as the octogenarian owners look to retire, but in the summer of 2017, they were still open for dinner a few nights each week offering well prepared meals, a solid wine list and a cozy atmosphere. Try the cold...More

1  Thank Nick B
Reviewed July 1, 2017 via mobile

Fawn Brook is for sale, so if you want to experience Mieke and Hermann's hospitality, superb food and ambiance, you'd better get here quick. Excellent for a romantic dinner, especially the Beef Wellington for two which is a complete prix fixe dinner from soup to...More

1  Thank Rgprints
Reviewed June 3, 2017 via mobile

An unexpected treat in a small mountain town! Food and service were completely and unequivocally excellent!

1  Thank Michael N
Reviewed May 22, 2017

The Fawn Brook is housed in an early 1900's log residence, and has been operated as a fine dining restaurant since the 70's by Hermann and Mieke Groicher. Everything about this restaurant is a truly old world elegant experience; food, the service, the wine list,...More

1  Thank Kay C
Reviewed April 10, 2017

I had an amazing meal at Fawnskin Brooklyn Inn. I was Staying in Estes Park and taking classes for massage near by. I am definitely putting this place on my list of favorite experiences. The staff were awesome.

1  Thank Pearl C
Reviewed September 30, 2016 via mobile

We had a very special dinner for our anniversary. As the restaurant was not full and I had mentioned our anniversary when I booked with OpenTable, we were placed away from other guests, but that did not diminish the quality of service at all. Lovely...More

1  Thank Elizabeth S
Will E, Manager at Fawn Brook Inn, responded to this reviewResponded October 2, 2016

Thank you for making the Fawn Brook Inn your special occasion dining location. We look forward to treating you again soon!

Reviewed September 6, 2016 via mobile

We were pleasantly surprised last year when we ate here for the first time. Driving from Estes park, you start to think you're lost and then you arrive at this darling old inn. The inside is warm and inviting. Love the aquarium. The staff is...More

2  Thank 729travel
Will E, Manager at Fawn Brook Inn, responded to this reviewResponded October 2, 2016

Thank you for making the trip up the hill from Estes, being a little outside of town we pride ourselves on making it worth every second of the drive! Thank you for the review; we'll work on that strudel;)

Reviewed August 22, 2016

We enjoyed an exquisite dinner with excellent service. Menu included several unique offerings, and presentations were attractive. Dining here is an annual rite for our family, and we plan to return. Prices are high but commensurate with the quality of the experience.

1  Thank jkr1898
Will E, Manager at Fawn Brook Inn, responded to this reviewResponded October 2, 2016

We enjoy your continued patronage, and serving you and the entire family the very best we can offer, every time. Thanks for the review and please join us again soon!

Reviewed August 15, 2016

This is one of the best restaurants in Colorado. It's a little off the beaten path, but well worth the drive. The ambiance is great, the food is great, and the staff is great. Not a cheap meal though. You get what you pay for....More

1  Thank BodoGreeley_Colorado
Will E, Manager at Fawn Brook Inn, responded to this reviewResponded October 2, 2016

It's no small trip from Greeley but we are happy that you make the drive for your special evening! Anniversaries, birthdays, and celebrations are our specialty and we hope to take care of you and your loved one again next year:)

Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

Elegant restaurant with great food, but a high price. The only disappointment we had was the surprise on how few customers were there on Tuesday night during tourist season in the Estes Park area. We were glad our friends asked us to join them for...More

Thank NSP9454
Will E, Manager at Fawn Brook Inn, responded to this reviewResponded October 2, 2016

Tuesday is a notoriously quiet evening in the fine dining realm, we are always happy to have groups in on slower evenings. We are glad the group enjoyed our cuisine and look forward to serving you again soon! Thank you for taking the time to...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$25 - $100
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 357 Business Highway 7, Allenspark, Rocky Mountain National Park, CO 80510
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Rocky Mountain National Park  >  Allenspark
  • Phone Number: +1 303-747-2556
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Description
The Fawn Brook Inn is the premier fine dining establishment in the mountains of Boulder County. Family owned and operated for over 34 years. Austrian head chef and owner Herman Groicher along with his wife Mieke specialize in traditional cuisine prepared with unmatched commitment to culinary excellence. Experienced staff perform table-side meal preparation in time-honored methods; the unforgettable European style atmosphere is the perfect special occasion setting for couples, families, groups, weddings and other events. Private dining rooms available on request. World class meal selections prepared fresh daily include: Black Angus Filet, Duckling, Lamb, Elk, Chicken, Trout, Black Forest Rouladen and many others starting at $31. Soup and salad included with all entrees. World class wine cellar, premium spirit and beer selections. Specialty gourmet meal offerings for couples.
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