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the Farm Bistro

34 W Main St, Cortez, CO 81321-3141
+1 970-565-3834
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lamb meatballs” (22 reviews)
“yak burger” (14 reviews)
“salad” (49 reviews)
American, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
34 W Main St, Cortez, CO 81321-3141
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Well rated on Trip Advisor so we gave it a try. I had the hamburger and my wife had a tapas plate and some soup. The food was very good and we loved the quirky nature of the place. It all works together, but as...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had food catered from here from an event, and all I can say is bravo on the great service and wonderful food you served. The customer service from start to finish was wonderful. Our participants in our event were very impressed.

Thank Sandy O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A Thursday evening in Cortez. Needed something to eat after a long drive. Looked this place up on Tripadvisor. Let's start by saying the service was good. Had the French onion soup. Though I have had much better, I would say this ranks a 5...More

Thank Ben R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had the purple goat flatbread pizza and dinner salad with apple cider vinegarette which was good. My friend got the Chile rellanos pie which was even better. The environment is country rustic and also has a country store as well. All the produce is...More

Thank TravelinSuz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited this place last week with coworkers for lunch. Some of us, myself included, ordered the pizza lunch special and it was fantastic! I wish I had gotten a picture. The pizza was homemade from scratch, so the wait was a little bit long, but...More

Thank aquapearl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

While visiting Cortex to see Native American dancers at the Cultural Centre, a must see expetience we visited this restaurant. What a wonderful place. Lovely music and art work, great friendly staff, fab menu, real linen napkins, oh but when the good came, what a...More

Thank helencastle91
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On a road trip from Texas to Grand Canyon North Rim, we took a side trip to Mesa Verde National Park and stopped in Cortez for the night of the Fourth of July. Being "fairly" healthy eaters, we ate brunch here the next morning due...More

Thank SusiePTexas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

All the food we ordered (we had 9 people in our party) was really delicious, everything was very fresh and appropriately seasoned. Great place!

Thank Ioana C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Go get the vegetarian risotto now. All the notes hit. This place is a gem. We brought three kids after an all day car ride, and this was the great highlight of our day. Baked brie, wonton fritters with a sweet chutney, lamb meatballs, risotto....More

Thank Jennifer B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoy dinner here Friday night and sat at the bar. Place was busy, slightly understaffed but the food and drink quality made up for it. Enjoyed the quality of my “Flowery Cosmo” made with a local Lavender Vodka. We order two appetizers, Potato Fritters and...More

Thank Lisa D
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Bill W
July 13, 2018|
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Response from 1234texas | Reviewed this property |
No outdoor seating or service--it is right off the highway. You may be able to "sweet talk your pet inside if he/she is well behaved." The food is incredible for such a small town--perhaps the pet can stay in the car....
April 22, 2017|
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Response from sevenmeadows | Property representative |
sorry we missed you but no... weekends are when we farm!
November 19, 2016|
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Response from sevenmeadows | Property representative |
Hi, I'm Laurie, owner of The Farm Bistro. Fish is not on our regular menu, but we often serve Colorado striped bass as a dinner special.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34 W Main St, Cortez, CO 81321-3141
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Cortez
  • Phone Number: +1 970-565-3834
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Farm to table lunch and dinner. Steaks, sandwiches, salads, soups, pasta, pizza. Featuring local and organic ingredients. Farm stand, art gallery, books, locally made products.
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