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165 Midland Ave, Basalt, CO 81621-8305
+1 970-927-3342
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“tapas” (39 reviews)
“salads” (8 reviews)
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Spanish, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
165 Midland Ave, Basalt, CO 81621-8305
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Reviewed 1 week ago 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 1 week ago

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

Thank NicholeHSwann
Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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

Thank ZJory
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 14 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
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

My family went for dinner and had a mixed experience. Food, as with previous visits, gets 5 stars. It was service and grounds leaving a bad taste on a $350 check. Drink list presented but upon ordering cocktail was told we could only order "easy"...More

2  Thank Richard C
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I love coming to Tempranillo. The tapas are fantastic, and ladies night keeps the prices affordable.

Thank CoolTravelCat
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Tapas in Basalt, who would have thunk it. This is a great spot and a comfortable restaurant. We sampled a variety of the tapas offerings and of course they were wonderful. We found the staff to be lively, engaging and excellent at taking care of...More

Thank COparrotheads
Reviewed 24 January 2017

I definitely recommend this place and its more laid back than the photos suggest. We had a lot of fun with a group of friends for my 30th!

Thank Whateverisavailable
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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
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
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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