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Maxwell's Steakhouse - CLOSED

226 Elk Ave, Crested Butte, CO 81224-9608
+1 970-349-1221
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good24%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
18 Feb 2015
“Expensive, but good”
5 Feb 2015
“Good but expensive”
Restaurant Hours Closed
226 Elk Ave, Crested Butte, CO 81224-9608
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Reviewed February 18, 2015

This is a nice place. The entrees are not cheap, but we found the food to good to very good. We have been there twice and enjoyed it both times. I think for the prices, they could do a little better in all areas. But,...More

Thank columbinecolorado
Reviewed February 5, 2015

We really enjoyed the steaks and elk steaks but averaging $50 per steak only (a la carte) was a bit over the top!!! Drinks were light, service fair and ambiance so so for the prices there!!!! No wonder the place was empty!

Thank manteemom
Reviewed January 7, 2015

Surprised by the ala cart of steaks and sides for the price and decor of the restaurant. It's not Ruth Chris...ended up getting the "local's special" which was actually a decent steak with good sides and even dessert. service was good overall. Expected a more...More

Thank Syim3
584curtish, Owner at Maxwell's Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded July 24, 2015

Thank you for your review. Im glad you found our locals special and our bar menu. We try to cater to both types of customers with our ala carte and bar menu being vastly different. Thank you agian

Reviewed December 10, 2014

I doubt that I'll go back to Maxwell's to eat. The menu is limited with only one item any good for my gluten-free friends. The hamburgers are good but all the meals are overpriced. Best part of it is ...the wait staff is awesome and...More

Thank sunzanna
584curtish, Owner at Maxwell's Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded December 12, 2014

I am terribly sorry that you didnt enjoy your meal at Elk Ave Prime this past week. For your gluten free friends we now feature, as of Dec 10th, 11 steaks, 3 fish and two other entrees that are gluten free. I am greatly sorry...More

Reviewed December 3, 2014

The BEST Colorado Rack of Lamb I have ever had. The place is absolutely beautiful and the service was outstanding.

Thank WendyM14
584curtish, Owner at Maxwell's Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded December 12, 2014

Thank you so much and we really enjoyed hosting your event. Look forward to seeing you again soon. And once again, congratulations.

Reviewed November 13, 2014

I didn't get steak, but I got the fried chicken special that was amazing! all the great veggies and potatoes that went with it were delicious too. super friendly staff

Thank MAG911
584curtish, Owner at Maxwell's Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded December 12, 2014

Thank you so much for your kind words, we look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed November 1, 2014

My husband and I had an excellent meal at maxwells. We had wonderful service and delicious meals. The fried Brussels sprouts were an exceptional start. My husband had the bistro filet--beautifully prepared. Our bread pudding for dessert was the perfect end to a lovely evening....More

Thank 22BB2015
curtis h, Owner at Maxwell's Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded November 3, 2014

Thank you so much for visiting this weekend and for the kind words.

Reviewed October 29, 2014

We were in Crested Butte during off season so the restaurant was not very crowded. Our waitress was very accommodating and friendly. Some of our group ordered appetizers which vanished in minutes! Service was quick and efficient and the dinners we ordered were well prepared...More

Thank Sally M
Reviewed October 11, 2014

Great rustic decor and atmosphere with delicious food. Excellent. We would definitely go back. Warm and pleasant.

Thank Donna B
Reviewed October 7, 2014

They couldn't do enough to make our dining experience wonderful. The food was very good (not great) also.

Thank John N
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 226 Elk Ave, Crested Butte, CO 81224-9608
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Crested Butte
  • Phone Number: +1 970-349-1221
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