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The J Bar at the Hotel Jerome

££ - £££Cafe, American,
330 E Main St, Aspen, CO 81611-1930
+1 970-429-7674
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good31%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“burger” (109 reviews)
“tacos” (9 reviews)
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Cafe, American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
330 E Main St, Aspen, CO 81611-1930
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The place to be in Aspen for the best burger , great drinks and lively atmosphere in the authentic Hotel Jerome

1  Thank austin_TexasLkd
Reviewed 5 days ago

Staff so nice and accommodating and food consistently delicious. One of our favorite places to dine and stop by for cocktails.

Thank nancys12016
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Get "the Crude". Delicious. Hotel was perfectly creepy. We didn't encounter any ghosts because our waiter scared them all away with his snarkiness. He actually chided us saying- you're forgetting you're in Aspen- you pay to breathe the air here. Oh boy!

Thank FekusW
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The J Bar was on my to-do list during my visit in Aspen. After visiting the local history museum that discussed the Hotel Jerome's history I figured it would be a lost opportunity if I skipped the bar. The bar's menu was limited and didn't...More

Thank wbullseye
Reviewed 18 May 2018

Love this place! Old school Colorado Saloon with a very classy and upscale touch. My first stop every time I go to Aspen!

Thank freqtraveler345
Reviewed 23 April 2018

Menu needs to spruce up-its a bit limited but the drinks are still the best! It would be nice to put the old Menu back-less Asian/Fsion influences and more Western American menu-burgers, bbq, steak-this would solidify and create consistency.

1  Thank Eliza F
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Had great burgers here on busy quiz night, great atmosphere and fab time especially due to fun waitress totally in control. The hotel is worth a peak too if not actually staying ........

1  Thank jami mike
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Great bar with very good bar food! Historical bar with a great western vibe! Fun place to hang out. Need to check it out while in Aspen.

1  Thank John F
Reviewed 7 April 2018

Known for it's great apres ski vibe, this bar never lets you down. It is always busy, has great drinks, and above average snacks. The wait staff tries very hard and is always pleasant even when the bar is packed to the rafters.

Thank dmittleman
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Fantastic service and delicious Lobster Cobb Salad while sitting in the sunny window facing Aspen Mountain. Lovely experience.

Thank Kristine C
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Response from Clare G | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure if you email or write to the hotel they would be able to sort something out for you.
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29 January 2015|
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Response from L M | Reviewed this property |
You've stumped me, I don't know. Give them a call.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$22
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 330 E Main St, Aspen, CO 81611-1930
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Aspen
  • Phone Number: +1 970-429-7674
Aspen's iconic J-Bar (short for "Jerome Bar") remains the town's social hot spot, with its lively yet casual dining atmosphere. Ski bums, socialites, cowboys and luminaries - from members of the Tenth Mountain Division to the late Hunter S.Thompson gather at this authentic bar for an hint of the Old West. Sit down, relax, and enjoy a beer, vintage-inspired cocktails and light dining fare for lunch or dinner. And don't pass on Aspen's best burger.
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