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Alpenglow Stube

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Hwy 6, Ride Gondola From River Run Base Area, Keystone, CO 80435
+1 970-468-4386
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Thu - Sun 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Denver, Colorado
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64 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Recently went to this restaurant after a several year absence. The two gondola ride and the location at the top of Keystone Mountain turned out to be the highlight of the evening. One of the worst meals I have experienced. Service was average but the quality of the food and its' preparation was far below expectation. Appetizers were strange and... More 

Thank Wineandfoodlover70
New York City, New York
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

The gondola ride at night is worth the dining experience. The staff, both at the gondolas (two rides) and at the restaurant, were amazing, their attention to detail made you feel special. Food-wise, we were slightly disappointed as only one dish (a pancetta lobster appetizer) impressed us and was the only "you gotta try this!". I would do this again.

Thank CSSB99
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130 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 27, 2016 via mobile

I decided to make a reservation for this restaurant knowing that the bill was going to be high. I did it mainly because you can't beat having a meal on top of the highest restaurants (in altitude) in the US. We took two gondolas to get to it. The ride itself was nice. We made reservations for 6:45, which was... More 

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Waldo, Florida
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016

we rode the gondola up early to get some great sunset pictures. the maître d arranged a window seat for a moonrise view. the elk appetizer was tasty with pickled carrots and vegetables. the butternut squash bisque could have been desert. next the mustard/sesame crust on 2 huge lamb chops really got the taste buds going. finally the custard/berry desert... More 

Thank edward S
Saint Louis, Missouri
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49 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

From the gondola ride in Keystone through dessert, this is an outstanding experience. Come early, enjoy the view and Mike at the intimate bar. Our server Jeff was outstanding, as was everyone we encountered. The food was still the high light.

Thank Ron K
Houston, Texas
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23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 26, 2016

Friends recommended the restaurant and since they are massive foodies and love good wine, we decided to check the place out. Every single minute of the whole dinner experience was just nothing but wonderful memories. The Gondola ride was romantic, fun and a wonderful experience; how many restaurants require you to take 2 gondola rides to get to it and... More 

Thank Ee_OMK
Denver, Colorado
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

We have been coming to Alpen glow Stube for years now - for ski lunches, winter brunches and summer family dinners and the experience always exceeds our expectations. From the moment we walk in we feel welcome and comfortable, the staff living up to the "stube" in the restaurant's name. The service is perfect, the staff knowledgeable, the wine list... More 

Thank dbw12345
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 13, 2016 via mobile

Ascending in the moonlit night on the gondola was amazing as there were just 2 of us The food was great and the company of dear friends made it an unforgettable night

Thank Euan M
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 31, 2016 via mobile

We ate here with another couple and we absolutely loved it. It was blustery and snowy and they gave us warm slippers to wear when we came in. The food and service was top notch and will definitely eat there again the next trip. Beautiful gondola ride on the way up!

Thank christa p
Baltimore, Maryland
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167 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 26, 2016

I had come to Keystone to visit old skiing friends, but not to ski and the challenge was to get to the top by gondola without paying fortune. A friend, and former ski instructor, found that if you go for lunch at the Alpenglow Stube they'll throw in the gondola ride, which provided the idea opportunity. They have fixed price... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Scenic view, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hwy 6, Ride Gondola From River Run Base Area, Keystone, CO 80435
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Keystone
  • Phone Number: +1 970-468-4386

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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