We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.


$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
141 E Meadow Dr, Vail Village, Vail, CO 81657-4588
+1 970-476-3344
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

123 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Showing 119: English reviews
New York
Level Contributor
30 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed October 31, 2014

Didn't really know what to expect from a movie theater that serves dinner but it was fantastic! The food was unbelievably good and well presented - better than many restaurants that I've tried. Contrary to a couple of reviews where people complained about the service, our experience was perfect. They do bring virtually everything you order around the same time... More 

Thank seestheworld
Level Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed October 16, 2014

We didn't see a movie, we just went for dinner but I really liked the concept. The sliders were quite yummy!!

Thank Isabelita_ruiz
Level Contributor
410 reviews
243 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 175 helpful votes
Reviewed October 11, 2014 via mobile

We did neither the movie or dinner experience here, coming in only for cocktails and snacks. The two barmen were friendly and chatty, and service was pretty quick. We both ordered cocktails (I had the hot 'Gimme S'mores' OMG! Delicious) We shared the wagu beef sliders which were really tasty and great as a sharer snack. Enjoyed it, certainly top... More 

Thank JKerr88
Denver, Colorado
Level Contributor
7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed September 4, 2014

Poor management (especially the manager - Drew Graham), bad customer service, mediocre food. All in all, expensive & poor quality for what you receive. Just order a movie in your hotel & enjoy a nice dinner at one of Vail's great restaurants - you will be happy you didn't waste your money here!

2 Thank Steph G
Vail, Colorado
Level Contributor
14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed July 5, 2014

I like the comfort and luxury of being served good food and wine while watching a movie on the big screen. You can also sit at the bar if you arrive too early before the feature opens. The service is quick and friendly. Some of my friends complain of being cold and sit in their fur coats.

Thank Gabriele V
vail, co
Level Contributor
8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed April 29, 2014

We didn't expect much after a friend told us the food was just okay last year when she went. Well, they have a different chef and the food was great! Nothing better than watching a movie with my husband eating a burger and drinking a beer and me enjoying seared ahi and a glass of wine. We even enjoyed the... More 

1 Thank happyskierVail_Co
Mexico City, Mexico
Level Contributor
110 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed April 21, 2014

the theatre is very nice, small, the food is not good at all, save your dinner for some of the great restaurants in Vail. We ordered the fich tacos and the shrimp popcorn, ahhggg not good at all, what is nice, order a coctail as a pre dinner drink

Goshen, Indiana
Level Contributor
40 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed April 15, 2014

We absolutely loved our experience at Vail's Cinebistro!!!! Great concept, yummy food, comfy seats and best movie popcorn ever in a movie theater!!! It was even in a real bowl!!! Give your family a fun memory at Cinebistro!!

Thank andreanine
Easton, Pennsylvania
Level Contributor
79 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed March 13, 2014

I enjoyed the movie and dinning experience with my daughter in law and 3 year old grandson. It's a nice way to spend an afternoon while other family members skied. The seats were comfortable, tables adequate and food very good. The Mac & Cheese with shrimp was delicious. The popcorn came in a large white tilt bowl and one bowl... More 

Thank advtours
Level Contributor
5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed January 19, 2014 via mobile

Shame it's the only cinema in Vail Village. Staff are rude and useless, food is average and over priced. An elderly woman got a liquid thrown on her in a movie, i saw her after talking with the manager. Zero empathy and she was so distressed. Made me sick and that was already after I had a very poor experience.

Thank Chris G

Been to CineBistro? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 141 E Meadow Dr, Vail Village, Vail, CO 81657-4588
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Vail
  • Phone Number: +1 970-476-3344

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from CineBistro staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?