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Rock Away Inn

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30333 W US Hwy 160, South Fork, CO 81154-9501
(719) 873-5581
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
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373 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

A big board on the sidewalk advertises Prime Rib, Once a week we would see the sign and decided to make a RESERVATION for that evening for their prime rib special. We were seated promptly in a very small area that was quite musty and served a couple of glasses of some Cabernet I can't describe. Half way into our... More 

Thank Joel H
Murzelen, Switzerland
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

tasty food (salad, pasta, meat), friendly staff (served us dinner, even though we arrived when closing up) and cozy place! thx!

Thank suenneli1980
Northfield, Minnesota
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37 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had a late evening dinner, they were closing but stayed open to serve me. I had a beef patty with mushroom sauce. It came with a vegetable and baked potato for a reasonable price. I would stop again.

Thank 300gem
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 4, 2016 via mobile

Found this place by accident, decided to give it a try. Wow. Just wow!! First the service: server's name was Christian, he was very friendly and helpful, checked on us frequently but didn't hover. Second the food: portions were huge, really large and great quality. The cook was excellent just add ordered. I would recommend Rock Away to anyone for... More 

Thank Laura G
Creede, Colorado
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 18, 2016

Stop by it's not hard to find but is easy to miss if you aren't looking. John owns and is the chef it is an old west log restaurant great atmosphere you will enjoy, great prime rib, See ya there

Thank silverminer1891
Houston, Texas
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 29, 2015 via mobile

Philly cheesesteak was great. Server was nice but a little strange. Open Hours weren't consistent... Closed early both nights we went. Not sure why but customers were turned away.

Thank billrthomas
Siloam Springs, Arkansas
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 17, 2015

Kind of disappointed this year. For a "pricey" restaurant, the food was mediocre hopefully it was just an OFF night..

1 Thank paulL1632SL
Tulsa, Oklahoma
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2015

It's a classic. we have eaten here for years even when I was young with my grandmother. It's been there a long time. Good food and a fun old school environment. We reserve it for our "classy" night out as it's not as casual as the few other south fork restaurants.

Thank Scott C
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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55 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 15, 2015

didn't want anything farm raised, so I skipped the trout. settled on the salmon when told it was Pacific salmon, which I figured had a chance of being wild. it certainly wasn't sockeye; I'm not sure what it was, maybe keta, but it was the most tasteless and tough salmon I've ever had. dessert was to be included with the... More 

Thank Mike H
Denver, Colorado
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 11, 2015

I had the catfish, which was quite good - it had a crisp cornmeal coating and the fish was moist and flaky. But it was served with mediocre french fries, a small dish of unadorned canned green beans, and a slice of supermarket french bread with margarine and garlic salt on it. There was a first course option of chicken... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30333 W US Hwy 160, South Fork, CO 81154-9501
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  South Fork
  • Phone Number: (719) 873-5581

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?