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Bent Elbow

1114 Blair Street, Silverton, CO 81433
+1 970-387-5775
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“lunch” (38 reviews)
“prime rib” (9 reviews)
“crab” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1114 Blair Street, Silverton, CO 81433
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Reviewed 1 week ago

They were slow the day we were there but the service was still good, waitress was a lot of fun. Food was very good and quick.

Thank 2whlpwrd
Darlene W, Owner at Bent Elbow, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank You !

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The restaurant had terrific breakfast including the special port chop. The cinnamon rolls are huge, be sure to split one. The coffee was hot and tasty, a nice place.

Thank AZBigdog
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had only 1 1/2hrs to explore Silverton and eat lunch during our stop there on the Durango Silverton Railroad trip. As there were not a lot of eating options in Silverton in May, the Bent Elbow looked the best. Unfortunately, it was our wait...More

Thank 1212ballard
Darlene W, Owner at Bent Elbow, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Lunch Before Train Ride Hi ! My name is Darlene Watson, I am the Owner of The Bent Elbow Hotel and Restaurant in Silverton Colorado. I would like to apologize for you bad service at my establishment and the wrong food. I was not...More

Reviewed May 9, 2018

The service was prompt with refreshing drinks quickly. We all chose the lunch special burger and it was superb. We got lucky as the chef had made a delicious broccoli salad for our side as an option. Top notch food and service with a fun...More

Thank Huntwoman
Reviewed May 5, 2018 via mobile

Just had breakfast on first day open for the season. Eggs Benedict. Delicious!! The interior has had a fabulous makeover and is very cozy. Everyone at our table (6) had a huge breakfast. If you don't like to leave hungry, this is your place. Our...More

Thank Nicole v
Reviewed October 16, 2017 via mobile

The best place to hang out when it’s cold, snowing and you are very hungry! They have a real fire going AND a piano player who really knows EVERY possible piano tune. Lunch and drinks came fast and the service was spectacular. Our server, Bonnie,...More

Thank SunnyDeb90
Reviewed October 15, 2017

What a great bar! Our train was delayed in picking us up about an hour today to return to Durango. We decided to stop at this delightful establishment for a drink. The outside looks like a western movie set. Upon entry, you just step back...More

Thank CathyP1953
Reviewed October 7, 2017

The food and the service was excellent , be sure to aske about the trapdoor near the front door . Interesting little story . Could not fault the restaurant .

Thank johnsoutham
Reviewed October 3, 2017

We stopped in for lunch as we were in town as part of the train ride. Our server, Bonnie, provided good service. We arrived about 11:30 and there were only 2 other parties. That was about the amount of business the time we were there....More

Thank RaleighNCtravel
Reviewed September 30, 2017

Went to the Bent Elbow for lunch during our trip on the Durango Silverton Railroad. Felt like we were transported back in time to a saloon in the 1800's. The food was excellent, the service great the prices good and the atmosphere wonderful. Would definitely...More

Thank pang53
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1114 Blair Street, Silverton, CO 81433
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Silverton
  • Phone Number: +1 970-387-5775
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