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Rustique Bistro

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216 S Monarch St, Aspen, CO 81611-1944
970-925-2555
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5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon 5:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tue 5:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wed - Sun 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Mexico City, Mexico
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257 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Dining at Rustique is always a great choice: Casual atmosphere and great food. I particularly recommend the fries, the mussels, and the cheese soufflé

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Thank Lisa H
Dallas, Texas
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76 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

They need to refreshed the menu. This place has great potential,and maybeI just ordered wrong. There's just no energy in this place.

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Thank DevourDallas
Denver
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13 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very limited menu. Server got our order confused. Ordered calamari, received risotto. Waited another 20 minutes or so for what we ordered. Husband's dish was cold. when it came back out. Definitely would not return.

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Thank MarianinColorado
Mexico City, Mexico
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66 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

make sure you eat at the bar. Mac and cheese is to die for. Cozy, comfortable, excellent ambience. If the trout is in, go for it.

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Thank Joseph_Tulchin
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We've been every year since it opened and never been disappointed. Love the items always on the menu...French onion soup, Moules Frites, Macaroni and Cheese, as well as the new offerings. Wonderful service.

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Thank Jane M
Little Rock, Arkansas
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150 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 151 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We chose Rustique for our 33rd anniversary dinner for which we had traveled from Arkansas to stay at The Limelight Hotel - the same place we honeymooned so many years before. We walked around town for little while before dinner and then headed over for our reservation slot a little early, sitting at the bar and enjoying a drink and... More 

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Thank sunshine3
Austin, Texas
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32 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I wandered around last night looking for a restaurant with a nice patio to have dinner. We thought Rustique looked inviting. They got us in right away and gave us a great table on the patio. The calamari was wonderful, it had a great seasoning. I had the ruby trout which came with fingerling potatoes and Brussels... More 

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Thank AustinLonghornFan
Miami, Florida
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219 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We don't find many pet friendly restaurants in our travels so the Rustique Bistro was meant to be. We didn't do any homework in advance and simply took a drive around downtown Aspen. As we passed the Rustique my wife said "stop", they have outdoor tables. Miraculously, there was a parking space right in front and we grabbed it. I... More 

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Thank William G
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 262 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely a taste of France in Aspen...menu very French, wine list very French, food very French, and all very good. Had the roast chicken, trout and duck leg confit...all well prepared and tasty. Bread served warm in a paper bag. Nice sides, like the cauliflower we had. Excellent crime brûlée. All in all, a very good dinner, with good attentive... More 

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Thank PlatinumHoney
Denver, Colorado
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32 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

Recently dined at Rustique Bistro in Aspen. The menu offered a variety of dishes. The truffle Mac and Cheese is a must try. Atmosphere is cozy and the restaurant was quite full (i.e. popular). We highly recommend a reservation if you plan on visiting. The fish dishes were the best, the steak au poivre was good.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$30 - $80
Cuisine
French
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Bar scene, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
5:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 216 S Monarch St, Aspen, CO 81611-1944
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Aspen
  • Phone Number: 970-925-2555

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