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“Great Atmosphere and Food, A Little Expensive”
Review of Valley Kitchen & Bar - CLOSED

Valley Kitchen & Bar
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: American
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Restaurant details
Good for: Bar scene, Families with children
Dining options: Dinner, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Rifle, Colorado, United States
Level Contributor
25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Great Atmosphere and Food, A Little Expensive”
Reviewed April 5, 2014

My fiance and I stumbled upon this place one night and thought we would give it a try. We sat at the bar and had great service. To start we got the potato soup which was super creamy and delicious. For dinner I had a salad with chicken and my fiance got the fish. My salad was very good but my fiance said the fish was just okay. We didn't have any dessert and was a little shocked by the price of everything.

  • Visited March 2014
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Thank Courtney N
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English first
Level Contributor
39 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Amazing food! A must try. ”
Reviewed March 30, 2014 via mobile

I stopped at Valley Kitchen last night for the first time, while visiting Valpo. I was very pleased with our entire experience. I ordered the pork chop and it was one of the best I've ever had! The plate looked like it was from a 5 star restaurant. My girlfriend had the Fish & Chips and it too was excellent. I had a nice size sample of hers as we shared. We had the fried Oreo and ice cream desert too which was equally impressive.

Price was very fair on my opinion for what you get. Big portions. $15-$25 range for entrees.

We had a small side table so had a little privacy, but overall they have a large section of tables against the main wall that are very close to one another and wouldn't have to much privacy. Staff was friendly and very attentive. I drink a lot of water while dining and my glass was never empty.

Overall I think you would be pleasantly surprised with this restaurant and definitely worth a try. Enjoy!

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Thank ljbiggestfan2
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Crown Point
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30 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“Thank you Valley for a wonderful Valentine's Day Dinner”
Reviewed February 16, 2014

We were very early for our dinner reservation - NOTE Valley does not usually take reservations but for Valentine's Day they did - but the very polite and friendly hostess asked if we would like to be seated early. We said we were meeting another couple, the hostess informed us our friends actually beat us to restaurant and due to the establishment being very full were going to come back. She asked if we might call to see if they were close by which they were, that is really going topnotch on customer service. Our meals were very delicious. I had the Bison special - although pricey - it was the best meal of the four. We each had a different choice and each was very good. The Truffle Fry appetizer is always mouth watering.

  • Visited February 2014
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Thank Wayne B
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Crown Point, Indiana
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“Thee Best Tasing Pork Chop Ever...Largest Cut As Well..."Beefmageddon"”
Reviewed January 28, 2014

This restaurant had a kind hostess, friendly help and the best and largest pork chop I have ever had for a meal. The poor pig must have been fed Miracle Grow and rested/slept at the Ritz Carlton. When the pork chop was presented, I did not know whether I should admire it or eat it. It was that large and great tasting.

This is a very nice, upscale restaurant with excellent food. You will not leave disappointed that you paid an upscale price for small portions and average quality. Instead, you will leave "full" and wondering, "Why have I never stopped-in this place before?"

  • Visited December 2013
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1 Thank 1000NaturalShocks
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Valparaiso, Indiana
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20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Amazing food”
Reviewed January 12, 2014 via mobile

My husband and I went for dinner this weekend and the food was absolutely amazing. I had the best pork chop of my life and my husband had the pumpkin succatash. The food is excellent gourmet quality but the atmosphere is more casual which was very nice. I think it's the best food in Valpo. The food is a little pricey but well worth it. Valley and it's fresh products could compete with any Chicago restaurant!

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Thank vacationwarrior2
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