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The Asian Palate

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328 E Main St., Buena Vista, CO 81211
+1 719-395-6679
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5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Mon 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wed - Mon 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wed - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
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23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2015

Delicious fresh asian food and sushi. Friendly and attentive service. We enjoyed it so much we went twice while we were in Buena Vista. Can be very busy on the weekends, but they do take reservations.

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Thank cyberkat72
Buena Vista, Colorado
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4 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015

Great restaurant! Definitely the best spot for a romantic dinner and a authentic Asian meal. Sushi is great. So is the Adobo. But the Larb was my favorite dish. Highly recommended.

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Thank gerritmc
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2015

Very good Thai food on an inventive menu, but the sushi is especially worth the visit. Amazing that the fish is so fresh in this part of Colorado. Reservations are recommended since the locals really like this restaurant.

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Thank Nick D
Chicago, Illinois
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

I have had the pleasure of eating at this restaurant since it opened about 5 years ago. In my opinion, the only thing wrong with it is the name as Asian Palate does not begin to describe all of the things this establishment bring to BV. This is a place were you'll find couples, family, friends and solos at eating... More 

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Thank nodrog633
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

My boyfriend and I go hiking every year and would not miss out on eating here. The staff is very friendly and attentive and made sure our dining experience was fabulous. We had the sushi roll special for an appetizer and Thai curry dishes for the main course. All were presented elegantly and tasted great. This is a must visit... More 

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Thank Wls-rdh
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 via mobile

Where do I even begin...the hostess and waitstaff were welcoming, knowledgeable and prompt. The cocktails were divine and the food was amazing. Hats off to the musician playing the twelve string instrument; clearly very talented and a lovely touch to a dinner ambiance. Well done "Asian Palate".

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Thank Dana M
Scottsdale, Arizona
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 172 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

Read about the place so wanted to try. Noting that there could be a wait, we called ahead even though it was early 5:30. Arrived, seated menu reviewed, etc. We are not sushi lovers so we stuck with the regular menu. Ordered the lettuce wraps with chicken which was ok. Then Thai beef with basil and padsieu with shrimp. Both... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

we had a wait 40 minutes for a table so realised it was a popular place. It was worth the wait, the food was authentic and tasted amazing

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Thank Ambleside1
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015 via mobile

This is one of my favorite restaurants anywhere. We have come back year after year. The sushi is great and you can't go wrong with any entree. Being from Dallas, my friends laugh when I say the sushi in this mountain town is top rate. Trust me, it's great!

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Thank David E
Longmont, Colorado
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015

You think your just going into a Thai restaurant, you look through the window wheather busy or not , dont hesitate, go in and get a table, what ever you choose it will be excellent. If you want sushi sit at the sushi bar and watch chef do his magic. This place is so unexpected in BV. As are a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$5 - $20
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Thai, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Special occasions, Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 328 E Main St., Buena Vista, CO 81211
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Buena Vista
  • Phone Number: +1 719-395-6679
Description
Our Thai & Sushi restaurant is located in downtown Buena Vista, CO, surrounded by the beautiful Collegiate Peaks and the active Arkansas River.

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