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The Wapiti Pub


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Certificate of Excellence2018 - 2019 Winner

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Nachos Del Toro
a mountain of crispy tortilla chips topped with black beans, fresh onions, jalapeño peppers, tomatoes, cilantro and a blend of shredded cheese, served with sour cream and salsa add grilled chicken or steak for addl chg
Colorado Nachos
Enough fresh fried, thick cut potato chips to feed you and a couple of your buddies topped with melted cheese, pulled pork, tomatoes, onions, fresh jalapeños and bbq ranch sauce (the chips are topped with all that stuff, not your buddies)
Mountain Man Wings
Wings so big they could scare a mountain man! Plump, juicy wings tossed in your choice of garlic Parmesan, homemade BBQ, spicy buffalo, whiskey fire, or sweet chili sauce, served with dressing and fresh veggies. 8, 12, or 16
Potato Canoes
Hand carved, crispy fried potato skins topped with crisp bacon and a melted cheese blend, served with sour cream, yum!
Rocky Mountain Oysters
if you don't ask, we won't tell! lightly breaded and fried golden brown they really are delicious!
Dirty Chips
A basket of our thick cut potato chips dirtied up with buffalo sauce and bleu cheese dressing. Get your fingers dirty!
A fancy way of saying quesadilla, compadre. A huge flour tortilla stuffed with your choice of grilled steak or chicken and melted together with cheese to hold it all together. Grilled and served with sour cream and salsa.
S.W. Eggrolls
Egg-roll wraps stuffed to overflowing with cheese, chicken, peppers, onions, and chipotle. Served with a side of our homemade BBQ ranch for dipping.
Fresh Soft Pretzel
A giant pretzel baked with love and salt. Served with house nacho cheese.
Slow Beef Tacos
Extra slow braised beef wrapped in warm corn tortillas and topped with onions, fresh cilantro, and whiskey fire aioli.
Colorado River Trout
a whole trout, perfectly broiled with our house seasonings 'til flaky and delicious. If you've had trout, you'll love ours, if not, you have no idea what you're missing.
Fish and Chips
Colorado beer battered and flash fried, sails in with a squeeze of lime and house-made tartar sauce. Served with french fries or side of choice.
Fish Tacos
Your choice of grilled or crispy cod or salmon with creamy cilantro sauce, slaw, and wrapped in two flour tortillas. Served with Colorado rice and black beans.
Long's Peak Salmon Pasta
Wild-caught Alaskan salmon, sauteed with mild onions, fresh mushrooms, diced tomato, fresh garlic, and finished with a creamy basil pesto sauce and tossed with linguine.
Cowboy Ciao
Enough to satisfy any cowboy's appetite. All natural chicken sauteed with green peppers, onions, and smokey bacon, then we add fresh jalapenos and southwest pesto and finish it with cream and toss with linguine.
Slow Beef Stroganoff
We start with our slow braised pulled beef, add earthy mushrooms, and finish it with rich cream for a rib sticking meal for the ages. Tossed with linguine and partnered with garlic bread.
Roasted BBQ Half Chicken
We rest the chicken overnight in a bath of buttermilk and hot sauce then we rub it down with our house blend of seasonings (not 11, but that's not our thing) and oven roast it till it's finger licking…um, really really good. Also comes with your choice of side.
Mountain Sheppard's Pie
Lean ground Colorado beef with thick savory sauce and veggies topped with our smashed potatoes then baked to a satisfying belly filler.
Wapiti Choppiti Salad
We chop your salad into bite sized pieces in the back so that you can put each delicious forkful directly into your mouth and not on your face (shirt, table, guests); then finish it with fresh quinoa, roasted corn, dried cranberries, mushrooms, and red bell peppers. Served with your favorite dressing.
Wapiti Red Chili
Homemade, delicious, Colorado mountain chili, started with elk, buffalo, and beef then filled with all the good stuff. Don't worry, you can handle it.
We use all natural products and make all we can in house. Served with choice of one side.
Colorado Cheese Steak
choice of steak or chicken with sautéed bell peppers, onions, mushrooms and melted swiss cheese, assembled on a savory, fresh hoagie roll.
Breaded Pork Tenderloin
lean pork tenderloin hand breaded, flash fried to a rich golden brown, this sandwich is overflowing with goodness, served on a toasted bun. Try it tossed in one of the wing sauces for a real treat.
BBQ Pulled Pork
lean and tender, perfectly smoked pulled pork piled high on a corn dusted bun drizzled with homemade warm bbq sauce, served with a small side of cole slaw
The Blat
a classic with a twist, crisp bacon, fresh lettuce, avacado and sliced ripe tomatoes on your choice of white or wheat bread
Ranch Wrap
Choice of crispy chicken fingers or grilled chicken with lettuce and tomato all sauced up with ranch in a fresh flour tortilla.
Colorado Cubano
Slow roasted pork, smoked ham, melted Swiss cheese, and house-made Colorado sauce on a ciabatta roll.
Wapiti in the Round
Smoked elk, jalapeno, and cheddar brat with homemade apple bacon kraut.
Slow Beef Dip
Extra slow and juicy braised beef pulled apart and pilled on melted mozzarella in a toasty hoagie roll. Served with slow made au jus for dipping.
Ooey Gooey Grilled Cheese with Slow Beef
In a word, YUM! Your choice of bread with pepper jack, cheddar, swiss, and mozzarella cheese all melted onto the bread and then filled with our extra slow braised beef.
Colorado Reuben
Tender, slow roasted, IPA braised corned beef stacked up with apple bacon kraut on thick cut marble rye bread with Swiss cheese and Colorado sauce.
all of our burgers are a 1/2 pound of fresh, never frozen 100% natural Colorado ground beef swap your burger for an: elk patty (1/2 lb); buffalo patty (1/2 lb); home made veggie burger; or chicken breast (grilled)
The Ranch Hand Burger
our juicy half pounder topped with our housemade bbq sauce, smoky bacon and cheddar cheese
The Big Daddy Fire Burger
our burger heated up with roasted jalapeños, melted pepperjack cheese and a super hot ghost chili and habanero salsa this spiced up burger has quite a kick and is not for the faint of tongue
Mushroom Swiss Burger
an awesome combo of sautéed mushrooms and melted swiss cheese on a half pound juicy burger
Bacon Cheeseburger
our famous, juicy half pounder topped with crisp bacon and your choice of cheese: swiss, american, cheddar, bleu cheese, pepperjack, mozzarella
The Cheeseburger
our half pound burger topped with your choice of cheese: melted swiss, american, cheddar, pepperjack, mozzarella or bleu cheese
Centennial State Burger
Your choice of Elk or Bison topped with melted mozzarella cheese and grilled onions.
Hand-Pressed Veggie Burger
Made with black beans, red peppers, onions, and lots of spices. Topped with pepper-jack and onion rings.
Bar Room Burger
The burger of your college days. Our half pound patty topped with two buffalo chicken fingers and crispy bleu cheese slaw.
Fancy Fajita Buger
Thinking about fajitas but want a burger? Here's the right answer. Topped with grilled peppers and onions, shredded cheese, pico de gallo, and guacamole.
The Mountain Rodeo Burger
Topped with our nearly famous jalapeño elk brat cut in half and piled high with grilled onions and apple bacon kraut. You'll need more than 8 seconds for this one!
with marinara or meat sauce and garlic toast
come with your choice of fwench fwies, veggies or onion rings
Hangabur With Chez
come with your choice of fwench fwies, veggies or onion rings
Kraft Macaroni & Cheese
Crunchy Chicken Fingers
come with your choice of fwench fwies, veggies or onion rings
Gwilled Cheese
come with your choice of fwench fwies, veggies or onion rings
Kid's Nachos
Chips, Cheese, black beans, and salsa.
Kid's Wings
Four of our giant wing in a sauce of your choice, comes with choice of side
Coke Products
coke, diet coke, sprite, mello yello, pibb x-tra, barq's root beer, orange fanta, lemonade (unlimited refills)
(regular or decaf) bottomless
Hot Tea
unlimited refills
Iced Tea
sweet, raspberry, peach (unlimited refills)
Red Bull
Fruit Juices
small or large
The award winning Wapiti Colorado Pub celebrates and embodies all things Colorado. From the amazing views to the beautiful, if unpredictable, weather. From the glorious foods grown, raised and created here to the amazing range of craft and micro brewed beers and wines. From the wonderful people who call Colorado home to the travelers that come to celebrate Colorado with us. The Wapiti believes that food should made fresh using as many local ingredients as they can. They have a wide range of great food from which to choose. Their menu includes juicy burgers, thick cut steaks, pub style sandwiches, crisp salads, succulent game meats, and so much more. They also have the largest all Colorado beer
$8 - $35
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
American, Bar, Pub
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Pub style restaurant with large menu of pub fair. Lots of craft beers from Colorado to sample. Service was quick and waitress was friendly. I had the broiled trout but the best part of the meal was the coleslaw which had cranberries and corn. Delicious....More

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

After a bracing early spring hike in nearby Rocky Mountain National Park, braving sometimes gale force winds and sideways rain and sleet, our group was grateful to duck into here for uniformly delicious beer offerings such as Agave Wheat, Apricot Blonde, and Superfan IPA. The...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank William M
Wapiti P, Owner at The Wapiti Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi William, Thank you for joining us and for all of your great feedback. We apologize that your fish tacos weren't the best for you and we would had replaced them if we had known they weren't the best for you. We look forward to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here last night and the food was very good. We both ate pasta dishes, mine was chicken with a spicy capsicum, jalapeño and southwest style sauce. My wife had the fresh salmon pasta. Both were good and the location is quiet tucked away...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank AgathonS
Wapiti P, Owner at The Wapiti Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Agathon, We're glad to hear that you will be joining us again and that your meals were delicious. Thank you for your comments.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant is a good choice for families, friends, or special occasions. The ambiance is most comfortable. During the summer they have a nice outdoor patio. They have a very good menu with a lot of choices. Unfortunately, that only makes it difficult to choose....More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank LarsLeeIsMe
Wapiti P, Owner at The Wapiti Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Laesleelsme, We're proud to have such a well loved restaurant and are thrilled to hear your great comments. Thank you for letting us know that you and your wife's sandwiches were delicious and well prepared. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Jeremy was our waiter. he was very friendly and attentive. be sure to ask for him. the food and drinks were fast and served properly.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank smatthews8473
Wapiti P, Owner at The Wapiti Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Smatthews, We're glad to hear that Jeremy took great care of you and that our food and drinks were terrific.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place to taste juicy elk burgers with renowned onion rings, Wapiti's specialty. Good service, no wait and food served quickly

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank PA225
Wapiti P, Owner at The Wapiti Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Pa, It's terrific to hear that our Elk burger is the best! Thank you for all of your wonderful comments. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The cod fish and chips are always great. Also the waiter gladly split the order for us on seperate plates.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Thomas W
Wapiti P, Owner at The Wapiti Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Thomas, It's great to hear that our fish and chips were great! We are always more than happy to take the best care of our guests. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed April 16, 2019 via mobile

Spent the weekend in Estes Park and we dined at the Wapiti Pub on our first evening there. We really enjoyed the Wapiti Pub and the icy cold selection of local beer! Our Burgers were fabulous as were the Nachos. It was quite busy but...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank 269paiges
Wapiti P, Owner at The Wapiti Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi 269paiges, Thank you for giving us a try! We're glad to hear that our great variety of beers were great and your burger and nachos were tasty. We hope that the next time you are in town you stop back in.

Reviewed April 14, 2019 via mobile

The place to go in Estes Park, great food, great atmosphere, great waitstaff, and TVs to watch your favorite sports, you will have a great experience here.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank EPhiker
Wapiti P, Owner at The Wapiti Pub, responded to this reviewResponded April 16, 2019

Hi EPhiker, Thank you for sharing your great experiences with us. We love hearing that dining with us a great time and that between our food and service, we always take great care of you.

Reviewed April 12, 2019 via mobile

We stopped in here just to have a beer, but it seems like a very nice place overall. Big room with lots of tables for eating and maybe an upstairs too. The bar was one of the live edge pieces of lumber, very cool! Some...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank theonelesstraveledby
Wapiti P, Owner at The Wapiti Pub, responded to this reviewResponded April 16, 2019

Hi Luv2swimandbike, Thanks for stopping in! We're glad to hear that our restaurant was great for you and that we have a fun atmosphere. We hope to see you again.

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yes, and they also allow other pets as their were other dogs on leashes that were not service dogs on the patio seating area.
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