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Alma's Only Bar

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14south main st, Alma, CO 80420
719-836-2214
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Fairplay, Colorado
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87 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

Please note that this establishment is currently closed with no forecast of reopening. Desperately needs new owners who understand the opportunity in this small outdoor sport-oriented town near Breckenridge.

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Thank Linda B
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

The Hotel and Bar are under new management. The Hotel is approximately 70% complete and the bar is about 50% complete. As.with any historical structures there have been many challenges renovating this property. The Miner's Club will be the highest music venue in North America.

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Thank JanetRabin
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2016

Working a ranch nearby, this was the place to go for a beer and a burger. Kitchen is open fairly late, beer is cold, people are friendly. A band plays there sometimes. Overall nothing fancy. What's cool about it is that it simply is what it is - excellent - without trying to be. I miss this place.

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Thank dfw777
Federal Heights, Colorado
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68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

This is a nice place to stop and get a drink on your way to where ever you are going. It does have very good pizza and it is in one of the highest towns around.

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Thank Termite42
Holland MI
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33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

There is another bar in Alma, though it appears to be about 36" lower in elevation, so this remains America's highest bar!

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Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014 via mobile

Stopped in for a cocktail after driving from Breckinridge through Boreas Pass . Bartender was friendly .. A cute place to stop and visit. Write on a dollar and staple it to the wall.. We left ours!!!

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Thank CiaoBella0215
Raton, New Mexico, United States
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014 via mobile

Stopped here looking for a place to stay. They had affordable rooms and a great bar/restaurant downstairs. Friendly staff.

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1 Thank Joel C
Richardson, Texas
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34 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2012

Our guide at the Safari Ranch recommended this place. Good sandwiches in a quaint little saloon. Enjoyed a very nice lunch with a great bartender/waiter. Had a "Friends"-like atmosphere...would have stayed longer...but we had to drive back to Breck.

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Thank PauliDoodle
Denver, Colorado
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2012

My buddies and I have been riding our motorcycles up through the mountains for years and finally stopped in at Alma's Only Bar. We had $2PBR's on the patio and a great French dip. We ended up drinking a little to much and got a room in there hotel right next door. We had a great time and got to... More 

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Thank Mary M
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2012

My wife and I walked in had a beer, then we had some of the best food we have ever had in our lives. Then stayed for the free music. That they have ever fri.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$4 - $12
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating
Good for
Dining on a budget, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Scenic view
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14south main st, Alma, CO 80420
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Alma
  • Phone Number: 719-836-2214
Description
Alma's Only Bar and Restuarant is located in the historic South Park Colorado at 10,578 feet above sea level. Home cooked food is served 7 days a week until 10 pm. The bar is open daily until 2 am. Every Friday night there is live music and no cover with bands from all over the USA. A 10 bedroom hotel is located right next door. We are located on Main street in the heart of Alma in the middle of a 14,000 peak mountain range. Beautiful in the summer and winter!

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