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165 Midland Ave, Basalt, CO 81621-8305
+1 970-927-3342
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“paella” (13 reviews)
“tapas” (41 reviews)
“salad” (14 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
165 Midland Ave, Basalt, CO 81621-8305
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Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

The restaurant was popular. We went there on a Sunday evening. Lots of customers . The waitresses were friendly. The food was of very traditional Spanish taste. We ordered seafood tapa, which was unique in taste, not as big as one would expect for the...More

Thank Tom L
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Food was excellent. Wide variety of tapas-all delicious as was the pasta. Good selection for vegetarians. Lovely outdoor patio. Waiter was terrible is the only reason I did not give 5 stars. We could never find him and he never checked on us. We had...More

Thank prattyc
Reviewed 5 August 2017

I have been to this restaurant couple of times and this time am very disappointed on what I ordered which I bought would be as good as my previous visit , , , I order Paella Negra which not very tasty and the rice was...More

Thank Tess A
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Our large group had reservations for the patio - and it was lovely sitting out there - but I thought we might expire before we were served. The food was good, but the emphasis was on seeing how many cocktails we could order before we...More

Thank joyr10
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

My wife and I and another couple had dinner here in early July, celebrating the other couple's anniversary. We sat out on the porch and the weather was perfect. I ordered one of the special starters, which was a watermelon, tomato and fig caprese, complete...More

Thank CoachDave37
Reviewed 9 July 2017

We spent an awesome day on the water. On the way back, I asked my husband to pull over. Being 7.5 months pregnant, I get pretty hungry. This place looked great. It was basically empty. 5 diners total were on the porch. No one greeted...More

1  Thank NicholeHSwann
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Planned on taking my wife for our anniversary dinner. Arrived at 5 on a Thursday to a completely empty restaurant. Asked to be seated at a four top as we like to sit next to each other. We're told we could only have a two...More

1  Thank ZJory
Management response:Responded 27 July 2017

I understand that the restaurant was empty when you arrived, and it must have seemed very odd that you couldn't take as much room as you would like! However, we had more than 120 guests with reservations for that night who were also requesting to...More

Reviewed 2 July 2017

Been here twice now and I still have a very hard time choosing from all the great selections. They always have 2 special tapas that are amazing. In the summer, you sit on a shaded patio with a great front yard. Servers are excellent and...More

Thank costaricagregg
Reviewed 15 June 2017

This is usually one of my favorite restaurants to visit when I'm in Basalt but last week's experience left much to be desired. The food here is always good but last week the service was painfully slow. Everything seemed to be off. When you wait...More

Thank thetravelteam
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Tempranillo is about choices - lots of interesting choices - small or large plates; moderate prices or more expensive; Spanish, Italian or other food choices; Spanish, Italian or many other excellent wines by the glass or bottle; or very good beer - domestic or international....More

Thank Geoda3
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 165 Midland Ave, Basalt, CO 81621-8305
    (Two Rivers Road)
  • Public Transportation: RFTA bus stop from Aspen, Snowmass and Glenwood Springs is located less than 1 block from Tempranillo Restaurant. From the bus stop, follow Midland ave 1 block and Tempranillo Restaurant will be on the right hand side in the big yellow building.
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Basalt
  • Phone Number: +1 970-927-3342
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