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The Asian Palate

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328 E Main St., Buena Vista, CO 81211
+1 719-395-6679
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17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
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Mon 11:00 - 14:00
Wed - Mon 17:00 - 21:00
Wed - Sat 11:00 - 14:00
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Salida, Colorado
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259 reviews
157 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 July 2016

All in all our experience was quite pleasurable. Nicely prepared Asian cuisine. Good service and very friendly. The ambience and décor was nice. A full bar and a limited craft beer selection is available. Prices were in the mid range.

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Thank Tom B
Cambridge, Massachusetts
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 July 2016

We enjoyed the pork larb and a mild curry- really tasty. Popular place with a well earned good reputation.

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Thank lv2learn
Andover, MA
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54 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2016

We were tourists in Buena Vista but our friends who live there recommended The Asian Palate Restaurant. The menu options were varied and interesting. It was difficult to choose, but I had the Thai Beef with Sweet Basil. I don’t like highly spiced food so I choose a dish that did not have a red peer next to it. I... More 

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Thank Maureen Y
Colorado
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

Really good food. Friendly and fast service. If are an Asian food lovers I highly recommend this restaurant

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Thank AnamariaSutphin
Denver, Colorado
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68 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

This is a tough review because I believe the "only show in town" phenomenon is happening here. Having grown up on the coast and lived in Japan for three years, I had to remind myself that a Thai-influenced menu in the mountains where you would normally find a Wendy's isn't bad. However, the staff was standoffish.

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Thank petesunden
Denver, Colorado
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55 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 June 2016

My friends and I had a very nice time at Asian Palate after a hard day of river rafting. The place was packed when our party of seven arrived. We didn't have a reservation. Yet they were able to seat us in minutes. We must've been lucky! I tried the minced pork larb since I've never had it before. It... More 

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Thank cobiker
Denver, Colorado
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31 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 June 2016

Our family of 3 had dinner at the Asian Palate on a recent trip to Buena Vista. We tried Edamame, Sushi, and Garlic Noodles. The atmosphere was friendly, the service was wonderful, the food delicious and the cost reasonable (considering sushi).

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Thank DenverGal309
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56 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

This place was recommended to me from a patient in Colorado Springs. The staff was friendly and helpful. The drinks are delicious. I have had more fresh tasting sushi with larger fish portion sizes (less rice), but I don't think you will find it this far from a large town. For it being in Buena Vista, I would recommend it.... More 

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Thank jenniferrn87
Tulsa, Oklahoma
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

It was a Monday night and the place was full at 7 PM. There was a four top available right behind the hostess but she told us to wait by the bar. We sat there for 15 minutes and then she seated us the table that was available when we walked in. Crazy! There was an older gentleman playing the... More 

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Thank roseville1958
Peoria, Arizona
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 June 2016

Came across this restaurant during our stay in Buena Vista and the food was amazing. My husband had sushi and I had a chicken dish, both were delicious as well as dessert. A must try.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Cuisine
Sushi, Asian, Thai, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 328 E Main St., Buena Vista, CO 81211
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Buena Vista
  • Phone Number: +1 719-395-6679
Description
Our Thai & Sushi restaurant is located in downtown Buena Vista, CO, surrounded by the beautiful Collegiate Peaks and the active Arkansas River.

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