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The Eldo Brewery and Happy Trail's Cafe

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$$ - $$$
American, Pub, Bar
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215 Elk Ave, Crested Butte, CO 81224-9608
+1 970-349-6125
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3:00 pm - 2:00 am
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Sun - Sat 3:00 pm - 2:00 am
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Greenwood Village, Colorado
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213 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The Eldo is a CB classic, with a terrific open 2nd floor patio overlooking all of the wonderfulness of CB Main Street! A don't miss if you re a pub kinda person and a CB fan.

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Thank Albert A
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2016 via mobile

We stopped in to try the local brews, but discovered a bear has tipped over their barrels! 🐻 the bartenders were really friendly and we chatted with them about life in Crested Butte. The bar was decorated for Halloween and is a perfect size- enough to be intimate without being crowded. Indoor and outdoor seating available.

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Kansas City, Kansas
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 3, 2016

The place is a dive, low lighting, old worn out old furniture, lousy bands. The bartenders were friendly and the burgers & fries were great but they stop selling food early.

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Thank halasatt
Fairmont, West Virginia
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 20, 2016

Stopped in Eldo a few times during my visit to CB. Great appetizers, sandwiches, and drinks. Service was good and friendly too!

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Grand Junction, Colorado
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310 reviews
236 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2016

An upstairs venue and definitely good ski resort night venue that we visited for lunch during the summer season. Good pours on drinks and great attention from the very busy Katie = bartender. Good food and local decor makes for a fun and happening place. We will be back!!!

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Thank VincePCTD
San Antonio, Texas
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22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2016

Enjoyed our beers on the upper deck in the sunshine. Bartender super friendly and willing to hunt down t-shirts for us in the back room. Great location, great beer, great service!

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Thank Cm1515
Vail, Colorado
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 1, 2016

Fun location on the main street. Great late night spot for cheap drinks, live music and dancing! Enjoyed the live music from Jelly Bread!

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Thank lknorton
Breckenridge, Colorado
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

We wanted a sunny patio for an afternoon drink, and we were not disappointed! I tried one of their local brewed beers on draft, and my wife had a well made margarita, and we had a second floor patio table overlooking town below. Oh, and we also had $0.50 cent wings!

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Thank travelin_huff
Evansville, Indiana
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 13, 2016

Enjoyed some great craft brews, nice people, great music. Knowledgeable staff and fun atmosphere. Great for a night out on the town.

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Thank Tom K
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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313 reviews
239 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 21, 2016

We stopped by to have a quick drink while waiting for our dinner reservation. It's a nice place with outdoor seating overlooking the town of Crested Butte. The Solstice was a very good beer. The Gulsh (sp?) and another beer, were not the best. The homemade chips and salsa were very good. The customer service was friendly and prompt. They... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Pub, Bar
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
3:00 pm - 2:00 am
Monday
3:00 pm - 2:00 am
Tuesday
3:00 pm - 2:00 am
Wednesday
3:00 pm - 2:00 am
Thursday
3:00 pm - 2:00 am
Friday
3:00 pm - 2:00 am
Saturday
3:00 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 215 Elk Ave, Crested Butte, CO 81224-9608
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Crested Butte
  • Phone Number: +1 970-349-6125

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