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122 North F Street, Salida, CO 81201
17195399514
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Late Night, Lunch, Seating, Waitstaff

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  • 161
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    Very good
  • 21
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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Best steak in town!

Great food all around and the staff makes it a great experience every time. If you ever had a problem with anything there is always an owner/operator nearby to make your dining experience a real pleasure.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
sputnik378
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Ohakune, New Zealand
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Ohakune, New Zealand
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food all around and the staff makes it a great experience every time. If you ever had a problem with anything there is always an owner/operator nearby to make your dining experience a real pleasure.

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22 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you find yourself in Salida, CO, do yourself a favor by eating at Currents--steakhouse and seafood and the fullest glasses of wine I have ever had outside a friend's house! Their portions of premium wine were excellent. Our fish was amazing-so tender and prepared ust right. I felt a little sad when the meal was over. The staff and... More 

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Leawood, Kansas
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2016 via mobile

Went to dinner with my family on New Years Day. Food was terrific. My 11 year old says that Currents has the best burger he's ever had. The food is terrific but what really stands out is the service. Whether it's the bartender, server, cooks in the open kitchen or the owners who are always around - these are the... More 

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Thank Erin E
Taos, New Mexico, Usa
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88 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016

We've been to Currents for lunch, but this was our first time for dinner, and it was even better than remembered. The beer selection was great, and the selection of Colorado distilled spirits was very interesting. The rum was strong and tasty making a Cuba Libre seem like something new. The fish is always wonderfully prepared whether in tacos, fish... More 

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Thank AlpacaMama
Salida, Colorado
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016

Kids and Grandkids and friends visiting our little town. Tonight's menu was terrific, service was great and Brad, Chris, Diamond and the rest of the gang at Currents were gracious, friendly (as always) and served another round of fantastic meals. 12-year-old grandson said, "this burger ("growth the flow") is cooked exactly right" and we all agreed. Make this a must... More 

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portland oregon
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109 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015

We drove from Colorado Springs to see the "old" stomping grounds. We had googled various eateries and chose Currents. We were not disappointed. The staff was very friendly and helpful. One of us ordered the ham/cheese wrap with fries. The fries were outstanding! The wrap was delicious with pesto spread on the tortilla. The other folks had salads: salmon and... More 

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Thank grandmamc
Purcellville, Virginia
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67 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2015

Walked in off the street from a recommendation - was a bit confusing to find but it's right down next to the expensive hotel in Salida. The atmosphere was comforting, the service was great. I had the french onion soup which was delish. I would have had the bloody mary had I read some reviews before going in - darn!... More 

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Twin Lakes, Colorado
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2015

A girlfriend and I went to Salida to do some shopping and were hungry when we arrived. We chose Currents for it's location and reviews. We arrived right after opening at 11:00. We were greeted promptly and chose to sit at the bar. We were offered several choices of specials as well as the full menu. The bar was very... More 

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Thank TeKaren
Chicago, Illinois
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2015

great selection of food an beverage. seafood, fresh options, fresh food and will definitely come back. chef made to order.

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Thank 7shepdog
Salida, Colorado
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015

This is a cute little hometown restaurant, the atmosphere is very pleasant and the food is grand! Everything on the menu is good, but our favorites are Bangers and Mash and Stroganoff. The Mussels for an appetizer are perfect every time. This is one of our favorite restaurants in Salida.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 122 North F Street, Salida, CO 81201
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Salida
  • Phone Number: 17195399514

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Steakhouse

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?