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Alpenglow Stube

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Hwy 6, Ride Gondola From River Run Base Area, Keystone, CO 80435
(970) 468-4386
Thu - Sun 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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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 

1 Thank roxy12c
Waldo, Florida
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13 reviews
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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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46 reviews
31 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
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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
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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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165 reviews
117 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 

1 Thank thasler
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86 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 26, 2016 via mobile

I was gladly surprised that it being high-end and on a ski resort (up at the mountain, accessible by gondola) the prices, while certainly not cheap, were competitive and acceptable for what you get. The service was ok, nice, albeit nothing to write home about. Nice wine list and several game meat dishes, well cooked. Cozy and romantic. Worth it.

1 Thank Hjdiazesq
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34 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 24, 2016 via mobile

After a great gondola ride up the mountain our expectations were high! You will switch to a second gondola to complete the ride once you reach the top of Dercum mountain. Easy check in at the River Run ticket counter. Be sure to ask for blankets at the gondola station if it's cold out. The atmosphere, service, quality and portions... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 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: (970) 468-4386

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?