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Rustico Ristorante

114 E Colorado Ave, Telluride, CO 81435
+1 970-728-4046
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good25%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“pizza” (50 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
114 E Colorado Ave, Telluride, CO 81435
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Reviewed 20 July 2015

Loved this family owned restaurant. Great food and ambiance. White table cloth and upscale but not pretentious. Brought the kids. Wonderful.

Thank carol201412345
Reviewed 16 July 2015

We ate at Rustico last night having a ravioli dish and an excellent veal mushroom meal. Both exceeded our expectations. They were full of flavor without being drowned in over spiced sauces. Nothing gripes more than to try hide veal with a sauce that is...More

Thank JTRICH55
Reviewed 12 July 2015

Upscale Italian, great service and wonderful scallopini. It was busy but got in without reservations. Waiter was a lot of fun and most helpful.

Thank jmckphil
Reviewed 8 July 2015

I can't vouch for the main menu at Rustico since we had a rehearsal dinner there for my son (although everyone we talked to in Telluride including locals certainly vouched for it). However the rehearsal dinner could not have been better. it is not easy...More

Thank jrj48
Reviewed 4 July 2015

We first went to Rustico two weeks ago and have been back every couple of days since. The friendly and informed staff are great. The wine selection is vast and very, very good. The food is without doubt the best that I have ever had....More

Thank MikefromWashingtonDC
Reviewed 3 July 2015 via mobile

The most important thing for restaurant is to have good food, and we really enjoyed our meals. My wife's risotto was unusual in that it was more a rice and broth than a creamy Risotto, But that may be a regional variation. My seafood fettuccine...More

Thank Goldenphysician
Reviewed 1 July 2015

Great fish specials, pasta dishes and pizza. We ate here for lunch and dinner on our last trip and enjoyed both. The fish special both days were fresh and light. Relaxed, casual environment with a true Italian feeling. For those with children, no kids menu...More

Thank RachaelBW
Reviewed 30 June 2015

Food, wine and service all outstanding. Great atmosphere. If you want to immerse yourself in an Italian experience, visit Rustico

1  Thank Grazil845
Reviewed 26 June 2015

We loved this restaurant! The food was absolutely delicious and authentic! The staff rocked and was always on top of our needs! We will go back.

1  Thank Carmen S
Reviewed 23 June 2015

It was like walking into my family's living room. The staff at Rustico were warm and engaging, everyone was ready to shake our hands and answer all of our questions. The food was incredible, my favorite was the pasta with fresh seasonal mushrooms. Enjoying a...More

1  Thank jml5178
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D.G. M
10 July 2017|
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Response from DANIEL O | Reviewed this property |
No, like most ski resorts the restaurants are mountain casual.
Kathy R
21 February 2016|
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Response from Ben K | Reviewed this property |
I believe some of the dishes on the menu will be gluten free. The restaurant should be contacted for confirmation of which menu items qualify for that designation.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 114 E Colorado Ave, Telluride, CO 81435
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Telluride
  • Phone Number: +1 970-728-4046
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