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Contemporary, American
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458 Vail Valley Dr, Ste A, Vail, CO 81657-4521
+1 970-754-8050
12:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Thu 12:00 - 17:00
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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Miami, Florida
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219 reviews
155 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is a good option for Lunch after a Ski break. Located at the bottom of Golden Peak, serving good food options that are certainly far better than most quick lunch places. Would totally recommend to any skier that appreciates better lunch options.

Thank Lou B
Milford, Connecticut
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Larkspur dining room is truly impressive. We had dinner with our good friends there last week. Everything that we ate was excellent and delicious. Gluten free is not a problem. The atmosphere was great- nice but not too fancy, Dim lights, mountain look.The service was impeccable, staff was so naturally and genuinely friendly and helpful it was a real pleasure... More 

Thank skivail343
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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33 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

This restaurant and bar is always hopping after 3 pm. Great food and drinks. Lots of sun and activity. Familys seem to gravitate to the bar for lunch and snacks after skiing.

Thank Montana1967
Larkspur, Colorado
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

We held our wedding reception at the Larkspur over this past Labor day weekend. The staff was organized and so responsive to all our questions and requests over our entire planning process. The set up was absolutely perfect. We were so pleasantly surprised when all of our décor had been perfectly handled by the Larkspur staff - when our helper... More 

1 Thank EMP09042016
Springfield, United States
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

The Board of Governors on which I sit met for a gala dinner at the Larkspur during a recent visit to Vail, Colorado. My wife and daughter accompanied me on this dinner and we all found it a perfectly marvelous dinner venue! We will certainly visit again!

1 Thank Wayne S
New York City, New York
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271 reviews
165 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

With its huge terrace and spacious dining and bar areas, Larkspur is a fine choice for large receptions or sit-down dinners. Service was excellent. At the event we attended the hors d'oeuvres were very good, as was the buffet dinner (though the large "sandwiches" on sliced rolls were a bit gloppy and awkward to eat).

Thank Wendell D
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97 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

We had a private dinner event here. They were fantastic! From bar service to table service to dinner and dessert they performed exceptionally! They are right at the base of Gold Peak. But out of the way but well worth it!

2 Thank Jerry O
Hoboken, New Jersey
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2016

The Larkspur is truly an amazing wedding experience, they offer the entire package. Not only did our wedding turn out perfect from the decor to the food but we had best in class service and accommodations from Isabel Piaggi. Our wedding was June 18th, 2016 at the Larkspur. We had our ceremony outside on the Larkspur lawn. The mountains in... More 

1 Thank alimarle1
Peachtree City, Georgia
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265 reviews
164 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016

My husband and I recently attended an evening event here. It was a buffet (which my husband normally hated) --but it was so well done that it changed his mind. The food was absolutely delicious. Beautifully displayed and full of taste. My husband is a hobby chef and is very picky. He was very impressed with everything. Service was excellent... More 

1 Thank sammack13
South San Francisco, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2016

AMAZINGGG!!! We hosted over 60 GoPro Ambassadors at Larkpur and not only was the food delicious but I didn't have to worry about a single thing, we were able to connect to the TV's for AV needs and there was a microphone for speeches. It was an absolute blast!

Thank ErinEdenholm

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$60
Contemporary, American
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Private Dining, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 17:00
12:00 - 17:00
12:00 - 17:00
12:00 - 17:00
12:00 - 17:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 458 Vail Valley Dr, Ste A, Vail, CO 81657-4521
  • Public Transportation: Free Town of Vail bus route - Golden Peak stop.
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Vail
  • Phone Number: +1 970-754-8050
The ultimate Vail culinary experience. Larkspur Events & Dining is a year round events venue at the base of Vail Mountain, also offering winter ski in/ski out lunch & après. Casual dinners are offered on Fridays and Saturdays during the winter season. Larkspur focuses on private events, weddings, meetings and special gatherings.

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