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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” (257 reviews)
“fondue” (135 reviews)
“croque madame” (12 reviews)
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CUISINES
Austrian, Swiss, French, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
400 E Hopkins Ave, Aspen, CO 81611-1914
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1 - 10 of 718 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Wow! We LOVE fondue and this was the most epic we have ever had. Felt like we were back in Paris. The wine and ambience to match. Do not miss eating here- best restaurant in Aspen. We are gluten free and their bread with the...More

2  Thank Mary Lynn T
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

came in, they told us we had a limited amount of time to eat. son had crepes which he said was delicious. my meat portion was rather small. service just okay, the restaurant was far more attentive to a large party that was there. left...More

Thank mokman420
Reviewed 3 days ago

We enjoyed this restaurant very much. the menu was authentic French bistro food. Everything was delicious and the service was very good. We enjoyed the crepes for dessert at the end.

Thank cloverclover111
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are several great meals over 6 days, but somehow we continued to be drawn back the this place. The service was wonderful, the ambiance unrivaled, and the food...15 out of 10. Try...French onion soup, scallops, lunch ravioli, dinner gnocchi, baked chicken in wine sauce,...More

Thank Jason J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Coq au vin was superb along with a bottle of Chateauneuf du Pape. Service was attentive and atmosphere was welcoming. The background jazz music complemented the eclectic surroundings.

Thank philby44
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As we descended the stairs to enter the restaurant we felt like we were stepping into a cozy European candlelit home filled to the brim with eclectic accessories creating a romantic, intimate and delicious experience. From the heirloom tomato salad to the escargot in tomato...More

Thank Janet R
KarinDerly, Owner at French Alpine Bistro - Creperie du Village, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Janet, thank you so much for your wonderful review. We very much look forward to your return! All the best, Karin Derly

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Last week while visiting Aspen, we had a fab meal at the Alpine Bistro. Everything we tasted was divine and the ambiance is amazing! We will definitely be back!

Thank Makeupsk
KarinDerly, Owner at French Alpine Bistro - Creperie du Village, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We truly appreciate having taken the time to write this review and for having chosen our restaurant on your recent visit to Aspen. Please do come back soon! With warm regards, Karin Derly

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were only here for cocktails, but received great service in a very unique and pleasant atmosphere. Drinks were pricey and good not great. We wish we would have had more time to try the food as it looked and smelled wonderful.

Thank HMP8
KarinDerly, Owner at French Alpine Bistro - Creperie du Village, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for commending us on our unique and pleasant atmosphere. We do hope that you will come back and visit us again so you can try our food.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We found this little sidewalk and downstairs restaurant almost by chance. We were pleased with the service. The fondue was very good and discovered that the fondue for two really serves 3 1/2 The Coq au vain was tasty. The seating was good and wines...More

Thank Clarence H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had the Nirvana Crepe, the onion soup, saffron sea scallops, all were excellent. As was the Sancerre wine. Definitely a find in Aspen.More

Thank paullretired
KarinDerly, Owner at French Alpine Bistro - Creperie du Village, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Merci beaucoup! We are delighted that you found us and to hear that you enjoyed the Nirvana (chicken curry) Crepe, which is prepared by one of our Thai team members. (So it's the "real deal" ... ;) The Saffron Sea Scallops are my personal favorite...More

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Beana803
September 12, 2016|
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Response from KarinDerly | 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
Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Monday
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
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
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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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