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Briarhurst Manor

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404 Manitou Ave, Manitou Springs, CO 80829-2399 (Mayfair Avenue)
+1 719-685-1864
5:00 am - 8:00 am
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 5, 2014 via mobile

Briarhurst Manor is a beautiful setting to have dinner. The food is excellent. Our waitress was knowledgeable and efficient. She was very friendly. Ask for Hanne.

1 Thank kjohima
Denver, Colorado
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 19, 2014

Horrible experience. Arrived for an evening dinner with spouse. Upon being seated, we waited and waited and waited. Finally, ordered coffee and the wait staff took our orders. Years passed by. Got up and got our own coffee refills. More years passed by. More self-served coffee. Centuries are now passing by with no sign of wait staff. Finally, after getting... More 

3 Thank NeilRocks
Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States
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35 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 1, 2014

The Briarhurst Manor s not your average dining experience. First, the setting takes you back in time and is just so stately. We enjoyed the 5 course dinner....everything was cooked and served to perfection. The menu offers a variety of items to meet everyone's palate. Our servers, Jason & Tomei were very knowledgeable and provided great customer service. A word... More 

1 Thank Barbara K
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 26, 2014

We enjoyed a birthday dinner last night at the Briarhurst Manor that was outstanding. Our waiter Josh was polished and the food scrumptious. You don't need to travel to LA or New York when there is food like this in Manitou Springs. We had the 5 course dinner and it was worth every penny! There were separate rooms which seated... More 

2 Thank monika o
Austin, Texas
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55 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 22, 2014

Try the 5 course option to your meal it adds a very nice touch. We had a very attentive server, Elijah.

1 Thank LBBell
Baltimore, Maryland
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 15, 2014

While we were on trip visiting our son & DIL, they surprised us by taking us to dinner at Briarhurst for our 50th Annv. The Manor and grounds are beautiful, with excellent food, service, and lovely atmosphere. I had delicious Scampi, hubbie had House Salad, son had Duck, DIL had Beef Wellington, grand daughter had Fruit/Cheese platter, Grandson had Chicken... More 

2 Thank LuckyMdLady
Pueblo, Colorado, United States
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33 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 29, 2014

My husband and I dined here for our first wedding anniversary just after Christmas. The service was wonderful, very attentive and personalized for us. Everything that came out of the kitchen was divine. We were even given gift certificates to use during a future visit. The meal was the most expensive I've ever eaten but one of the best.

1 Thank Luciana R
Kansas City, MO
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 13, 2014 via mobile

We arrived shortly before dark to this former manor home of Dr. Bell, the co-founder of the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad. The home was rich with wood-paneled walls, fireplaces and even a suit of armor. Diners were all well dressed, the hostess appeared soon after in yesterday's jeans and a wrinkled shirt. The menu features a number of Colorado... More 

1 Thank peteroo820
Pueblo, Colorado
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2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 19, 2014

On Sunday March 8th we (early evening) we had an extreme good experience; good service from Mr. Alex, and as usual a wonderful meal. We hope to be back, especially on our birthdays and anniversaries, and using their special rewards certificate. Enjoy! Dave & Diane Gilfillan

1 Thank David G
Guelph, Canada
1 review
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 18, 2014

The food and the service was very good, but watch out. They really nickel and dime you when it comes to all the extras for a wedding. Make sure that you get EVERYTHING in writing. We paid much more than we were originally told. The coordinator was very unprofessional as well, and very scatter brained. Very hard to work with.... More 

1 Thank Peggy M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$31 - $35
American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, Brunch, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Scenic view, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
5:00 am - 8:00 am
5:00 am - 8:00 am
5:00 am - 8:00 am
5:00 am - 8:00 am
5:00 am - 8:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 404 Manitou Ave, Manitou Springs, CO 80829-2399
    (Mayfair Avenue)
  • Public Transportation: City bus stops on Manitou Avenue close to our location.
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  El Paso County  >  Manitou Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 719-685-1864
One of the top 50 Most Romantic Restaurants in U.S.* Historic Victorian Manor Home at base of Pikes Peak built by Dr. William Bell, Vice President of the Denver Rio Grande Railroad. Open for A la Carte dinners with Private dining rooms and ballroom available for wedding receptions, banquets and all types of parties, social and business events. (*Rated by Open table diners)

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