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Telluride Bistro

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138 East Colorado Avenu, Telluride, CO 81435
+1 970-728-5239
17:30 - 21:30
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Sun - Sat 17:30 - 21:30
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

It's not a big place, but your taste buds will be living large! Service, ambiance and delicious pasta, this bistro has it all! It is conveniently located along the main drag with indoor and outside seating (weather permitting).

Thank Jack G
138bisto, Owner at Telluride Bistro, responded to this review

Thank you for your compliments, come back and see us soon! More 

Columbus, Ohio
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72 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

Loved their thin crust pizza, generous toppings, good flavor. Staff very helpful and offered great service. Lots of TVs for sports viewing.

Thank fannyfrance2010
New York City, New York
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242 reviews
189 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

Lunch was nice. Good food, good wine, good service! Nice atmosphere. Definetly go there again. Everything was just right.

Thank sarasota69
Alexandria, Virginia
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

Order the specials and you can't go wrong. Pasta was well flavored, but a little overcooked. Excellent soups!

Thank W6975KGjenniferw
Glendale, California
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

Great food, drinks, and service! Great location and has wifi in case your phone service doesn't work in the mountains. ;)

Thank sierraalex7
Bedford, NY
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

When I see "bistro" I think "basic down to earth." So when I took my first look at the menu, I was surprised. In a good way. The descriptions of the dishes bespoke a serious kitchen. And the food supported it in every way. This is a kitchen that does wonderful things with vegetables, whether they're accompanying perfectly cooked salmon... More 

2 Thank Travelwell22
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

Great food, wait staff excellent, wonderful made from scratch menu. A definite must for a great dining experience.

Thank gmm2dal
Flagstaff, Arizona
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270 reviews
186 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 179 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

For some atmosphere they placed several hummingbird feeders around the outside patios. This results in a constant dive bombing of fighting little critters vying for sugar water against swarms of bees and wasps. Who thought this was a good idea?? The food was tremendously overpriced. The service was curt and prickly. The wine, $12/glass, was ordinary. They acted like we... More 

Thank murphy2
Flagstaff, Arizona, United States
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

We read the word "organic" on several menu descriptions and immediately felt comfortable here. We had a glass of red wine and felt even better. The chicken parmigiana was perfect for our 6-year-old. My partner loved her seafood pasta. My chicken ravioli (a nightly entree special) was surprisingly and pleasantly spicy. The environment was lovely. Hummingbirds on the back patio;... More 

Thank Kyle M
Estes Park, Colorado
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107 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016

Most everything in Telluride is pricey. Having said that the waitress was friendly and very attentive to our needs. The outside patio seating was great. The food was excellent.

Thank Thomas W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 138 East Colorado Avenu, Telluride, CO 81435
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Telluride
  • Phone Number: +1 970-728-5239

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?