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400 Main Street, Grand Junction, CO 81501 (4th Street)
+1 970-243-8622
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Today
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 14:00
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Sun 16:00 - 20:00
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 14:00
Sat 16:30 - 21:00
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Great food, ambience, and wait staff. Had the prosciutto e avocado which was homemade spinach pasta with shrimp, prosciutto, avocados, garlic, and cream. A unique combination of ingredients that were simply spectacular. Go!

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Moab, Ut
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A friend and I visited for her birthday and we had a wonderful meal. My dinner was outstanding and the service was excellent. I had the shrimp scampi and it was wonderful, very delicious. We had wine with dinner and it made for a very enjoyable meal. The restaurant is very popular so reservations are suggested. It is a great... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We went here randomly on a weeknight looking for some higher-quality food on our last night in town. Delicious all around, including appetizers, wine, and entrees. Service was great, and we loved the outdoor seating by the street. The zucchini and squash pasta dish was really tasty. Definitely a great choice for a more formal meal, even though the atmosphere... More 

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61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

As soon as you sit down, you are presented with breadsticks (pre packaged - but good) and the most divine spread for them. It is made of (I guess) butter, ricotta, sun dried tomatoes, garlic, herbs - if I could make this at home, I'd sell it! You know you are in good hands! I like going out to lunch... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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34 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Randomly came across this restaraunt in downtown Grand Junction. It was about 8pm and the place was not very busy. After a brief discussion between a waiter and host, I was seated next to the front door. They were closing early I was told because it was so quiet. I ordered a blue cheese horseradish salad. It was good but... More 

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Thank Dave B
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here for a treat the night before embarking on a 5 day mountain bike excursion. What a treat it was! Very original menu, complex flavors, and excellent service! We felt pampered! A diamond in the rough of the Western Slope!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Can you say delicious!!! The food is homemade and it taste so good fresh bread fresh pasta what more can you ask for delicious wine that's what and they got it. if you want a great meal, you should go to this Italian place!! Yummy!!

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Thank Lori B
Grand Junction, Colorado, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Recently had dinner at Il Bistro and loved the food! Many Italian restaurants are heavy on tomato sauces and parmesan cheese, but I found the food to be very flavorful and well balanced with lovely cheeses and light sauces. Loved the truffle oil fries for an appetizer! The only draw back was we were seated right next to the front... More 

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Thank Wendy A
Denver, Colorado, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here for drinks and dessert, was not disappointed! We still got free bread as an appetizer which was good. We ordered tiramisu, chocolate decadence cake, and key lime pie. They were all amazing but I would definitely recommend the tiramisu! Wine, lemoncillo, and mojitos were all also really good. Friendly service and classy ambiance. Would love to come back... More 

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Thank Tanya P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We've eaten here at least half a dozen times. This place is simply wonderful, best calamari we've ever had anywhere! Linen table cloths, professionally attired and very friendly staff. Their food is excellent, very generous portions, we often split one entree. Great wine selection. We usually buy some of their pasta to take home and cook. Highly recommended!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$11 - US$30
Cuisine
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 20:00
Monday
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 14:00
Thursday
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 14:00
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 14:00
Saturday
16:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 400 Main Street, Grand Junction, CO 81501
    (4th Street)
  • Public Transportation: Grand Valley Transit has a bus stop a few yards from the entrance of the restaurant on Main Street
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Grand Junction
  • Phone Number: +1 970-243-8622
Description
il Bistro Italiano opened in August 1998. Our focus is on bringing a combination of traditional Italian dishes together with some innovative ones created within the boundaries of modern Italian cuisine. The pastas, breads, sauces, and desserts are all made at the restaurant from fresh ingredients. Our wine list features a large selection of wines from Italy and Colorado, and whenever possible, we use local ingredients in our kitchen. There is always something going on at the Bistro, so look at the Events Section to learn of special wine nights, cooking classes or other featured events.

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