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French Alpine Bistro - Creperie du Village

$$ - $$$, , French
400 E Hopkins Ave, Aspen, CO 81611-1914
+1 970-925-1566
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Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“crepes” (272 reviews)
“fondue” (151 reviews)
“croque madame” (12 reviews)
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CUISINES
Austrian, Swiss, French, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
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Value
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LOCATION
400 E Hopkins Ave, Aspen, CO 81611-1914
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1 - 10 of 764 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

This secluded little bistro is another hidden gem in Aspen. Transported me back to the French villages in the alps. The fondue is amazing, crepes are substantial, and a great wine list. Service is impeccable. Make reservations, or get there off hours as it fills...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Reviewed 2 days ago

Reservations are a MUST here-- super small bistro below street grade in center-Aspen. The staff is incredibly friendly which makes it work in this space. You are very close to your neighbors-- so hopefully everyone is on good behavior (they were in our case on...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Reviewed 4 days ago

Charming French Bistro, coupled with a super-friendly staff and excellent food makes this a must stop when in Aspen. And, don't forget the desert crepes!

Date of visit: January 2019
Reviewed 5 days ago

If you like a cozy atmosphere in a ski town you will like this restaurant...down a few stairs with handsome decor you can enjoy delicious fondue and/or Raclette with friends. We were too full to add desert but there are plenty of other choices on...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a great below grade spot for a romantic evening, if you can stand literally rubbing elbows with your neighbor. The food is excellent and the service is good. However first you have to get to your table and this can be a challenge,...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Reviewed 1 week ago

We just happened upon this cozy restaurant, just as it opened at 11:30 for lunch on a Saturday. We were the first ones there, greeted by the host and immediately seated. Good thing we got there early, as within 15 minutes, the place was teeming...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had the best time with a group of friends. Food was excellent, ambiance was cozy and fun and service was amazing. We will be back!

Date of visit: January 2019
Reviewed 1 week ago

Definitely not worth the money. There are so many fondue and crepe places around. They do take advantage of tourists. 1st- $35 a person w a minimum of two ppl for the fondue. And the waiter tried to up sell us at every chance. We...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very unique menu and decor. Staff was friendly, escargot was definitely not a let down. Many different menu items to choose from.

Date of visit: December 2018
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is by far the best place in Aspen. We have gone to 6 different places this time and rated Bistro nb 1, it is a must see destination. Not big, but cozy and romantic, food is worth a Michelin Star or 2. must see...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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Questions & Answers
Beana803
September 12, 2016
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Response from FrenchAlpineBistro | Property representative
Dear Beana, we would love to have you at our restaurant. Please send me an email directly to info@lacreperieduvillage. com - let us know how many guests you would bring - for lunch it's first come first serve during the... More
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Beana803
September 12, 2016
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Response from Leslye321 | Reviewed this property
Please try their website and fill out the reservation form. Then I would follow up with a phone call . Also very good is Rustique (another French restaurant with great French onion soup!) . Monarch has good French onion soup... More
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Schunnn
September 10, 2015
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Response from Terry M | Reviewed this property
During Christmas you need a reservation anyplace you can get one. [Some restaurants don't take reservations, this restaurant takes will.] But, you don't have to make them now, you can make them in November. Ask for Raphael... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$12 - $46
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 400 E Hopkins Ave, Aspen, CO 81611-1914
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Aspen
  • Phone Number: +1 970-925-1566
  • E-mail
Description
Aspen Restaurant Recipient of Multiple Accolades La Crêperie du Village Recognized Nationally Cosmopolitan culinary connoisseurs searching for the elusive triad of a successful dining experience: excellent food, romantic atmosphere and reasonable prices, need look no further. The New York Times, in its February 7th, 2016 section, "36 Hours" in Aspen, Colorado, recommended La Creperie du Village as, "a cozy bistro" and fantastic dining option. Following suit, The Food Network, "...fell in love at first bite," and named French Alpine Bistro La Crêperie du Village as one of the Top 5 restaurants in the United States for Best Romantic Foods, specifically for their famous fondue. The French and Austrian owners have poured their hearts and souls into creating an atmosphere that is best described in one German word: gemütlich. The carefully chosen artifacts and candlelight combine to make this the perfect place for a romantic rendezvous, intimate rehearsal dinner or wedding party. According to co-owner KarinDerly, "We envisioned this as a place for people to create happy, lasting memories." Many many satisfied customers from around the world agree that La Crêperie du Village is a charming hideaway, surrounded by the Rocky Mountains, for lovers to share an intimate meal.
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