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The Other Side

900 Moraine Ave, Estes Park, CO 80517-8201
+1 970-586-2171
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good31%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
900 Moraine Ave, Estes Park, CO 80517-8201
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Reviewed May 12, 2016

Had a great lunch here. Salad was fresh and delicious and I looked the fries. Dinner looked a little expensive so we just went for lunch.

1  Thank aaront1212016
Reviewed May 11, 2016

Went to The Other Side for their Mother's Day Buffet. A tremendous selection of breakfast and dinner meats, pastas, eggs, pastries, desserts, etc. The made to order omelettes were delicious. All you could eat, all you could drink champagne. I wish I was younger when...More

1  Thank zhansman
Reviewed April 28, 2016

Don't let the humble exterior fool you. This place offers good food, reasonable prices, and a lovely atmosphere.

1  Thank rcvanoz
Reviewed April 27, 2016

We went to dinner here after a long day spent in the Rocky Mountain National Park. We had the prime rib dinner. Food was great and service was splendid. The next morning we went back for the Sunday brunch. Very large selection of buffet food....More

1  Thank Tamara P
Reviewed April 21, 2016 via mobile

Our family had lunch and dinner at this restaurant and enjoyed both experiences. The food was good and the staff friendly and attentive

1  Thank Kara M
Reviewed April 2, 2016

Great views, less crowded part of Estes. Their regular menu is pretty good nothing great but the Sunday buffet was fantastic!

1  Thank Nicole G
Reviewed April 1, 2016 via mobile

Stopped for a late lunch after a day I RMNP. Great burger for me and chicken salad for my wife. Great service. Great views. Recommend highly.

1  Thank Mark B
Reviewed March 31, 2016

The buffet was excellent and so many choices.....impossible to try everything! They had salmon, cod, lamb, two different kinds of eggs, potatoes, green beans, shrimp & scallop risotto, mashed potatoes, breakfast pastries, salads, guacamole, numerous desserts, etc. You could have them make an omelet to...More

1  Thank SharonBBarber
Reviewed March 28, 2016

Scott the former owner of the Other Side Restaurant has returned to rescue the business and return it to its former glory! The word is out and his loyal customers are all returning, just as we did for the 2015 Christmas and 2016 Easter buffets....More

1  Thank Miriam L
Reviewed March 23, 2016

This restaurant offers good food and a great view of the mountains. If you arrive late in the day, hungry and anxious for your next day of exploring - stop here. The view is a teaser of what the following day(s) offer and food is...More

1  Thank D B
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Dorothy G
March 2, 2017|
Response from Rebecca J | Property representative |
The price is $19.95
Laura W
June 15, 2016|
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Response from jwebo | Property representative |
WE offer a number of USDA Choice Steaks including New York Strip, Top Sirloin and Filet. Scott
April 9, 2016|
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Response from Scott W | Property representative |
We do have a small semi private dinning room that comfortably seats up to 30 people. Prime Rib is definitely and option.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $25
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Buffet
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups, Special occasions, Families with children, Kids, Scenic view, Business meetings
Open Hours
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 900 Moraine Ave, Estes Park, CO 80517-8201
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Estes Park
  • Phone Number: +1 970-586-2171
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Nestled by the Big Thompson River near the entrance to Rocky Mountain National Park, The Other Side Restaurant invites you to enjoy traditional all-American cuisine for breakfast, lunch and dinner: choice steaks, prime rib, lobster, crab, pasta, salads and daily Chef's Specials.
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