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The Gunnisack

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142 N Main St, Gunnison, CO 81230-2331
+1 970-641-5445
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
142 N Main St, Gunnison, CO 81230-2331
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We recently had dinner here and thoroughly enjoyed our meal. It has a huge menu to choose from. We both chose hamburgers which were quite good. We especially enjoyed the dessert of hot pecan cobbler with cinnamon ice cream!! Wow!!

Thank Kathleen H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This little cafe was the best meal we have had on our trip so far. We stopped for a late lunch. The menu has a very large selection. In our group of 4 we had the southwest eggrolls and jalapeno beer cheese soup and 2...More

Thank amy86gt1
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

we are in retreat in high country, serene, quiet, able to concentrate on home-stretch for our writing project ... we reached a threshold & drove an hour to nearest town to celebrate--asked about best burgers & Gunnisack was recommended: Our informant was right! AND it...More

Thank centaur41
Reviewed August 13, 2018

The manager was very visible and she was greeting and seating people, taking orders, etc. Very hands on, and good staff rapport. We sat at the bar and ordered salads..my husband got the chicken taco salad which he said was delicious. It was a pretty...More

Thank roadtrips_12
Reviewed July 29, 2018

It was crowded on the weekend for dinner but still seated very quickly. Good food for a good price and friendly service.

Thank bonnietoland
Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

The wait staff was very friendly and the food very good. I recommend it for a quick diner type lunch.

Thank Mwholli
Reviewed July 22, 2018

Under old and now relatively new management, this restaurant sometimes called "The Cowboy Bistro" on Main Street in Gunnison is a real delight, particularly after a long day of exploring and fly fishing the Lake Fork and the Gunnison. The chief Hostess/Greeter and all of...More

Thank malc70
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

We stopped here on our trip back home from Grand Junction, CO and it was great! Seriously the best honey mustard I’ve ever had! I ordered the pot pie with salad and it was fantastic. My mom ordered the pretzels with dipping sauce and those...More

Thank Kat0118
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

Good food and veterans and law and fire eat free on Thursdays! Love the fish n chips and atmosphere!!!!!

Thank Elvi2009
Reviewed July 7, 2018

My husband loves catfish and luckily they were having catfish as a special. He said it was excellent tasting. My food was very good too. The staff was very nice and made sure we were satisfied with our food. The menu has food for everyone's...More

Thank Julie M
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September 24, 2016|
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Response from Jimbfishin | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have a good selection of beers.
August 10, 2016|
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Response from Vicki H | Reviewed this property |
Yes, most business's take cash & credit cards. There are some family gas stations on HWY 50 that take cash as discount on gas.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $19
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 142 N Main St, Gunnison, CO 81230-2331
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Gunnison
  • Phone Number: +1 970-641-5445
  • E-mail
The Gunnisack Cowboy Bistro Restaurant and Bar features an original "from-scratch" approach including;Angus Beef Burgers ground fresh in-house and served on house-baked sesame buns, soups, sauces, chili's and dressings all made from scratch. The menu is changed twice yearly and features, Apppetizers, Pastas, Steaks (served sizzling) entree salads like our "Grilled Sockeye Salmon Salad", pot pie, fish & chips, grilled ahi tuna, a full "samich" section featuring our "Southwest Foccacia Club" ,tortilla wraps, vegetarian menu, kids menu, desserts highlighted by our "Gunnisack Cookie" and Bananas Foster en crute. Winner of numerous people's choice awards including "2009 Business of the Year". 2011 "best Restaurant" best chickebn fried steak" & "best place for wings" Serving lunch & dinner Monday through Saturday. Closed Sundays. mc/vis/dis/amex. Reservations accepted. Check us out on facebook!
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