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Cliff House Hotel Dining Room

306 Canon Ave, Manitou Springs, CO 80829-1712
+1 719-785-2415
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good17%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“souffle” (12 reviews)
“filet mignon” (20 reviews)
Open Now
06:30 - 22:30All hours
American, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
306 Canon Ave, Manitou Springs, CO 80829-1712
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Reviewed 20 June 2016

Made a reservation ahead of time, but not very busy when we went. I ordered a $7 salad that was rather disappointing--it was very small and I struggled to find the blue cheese crumbles and literally TWO very tiny pieces of pecan. It was also...More

Thank RVer1
Reviewed 19 June 2016

Disappointed. We were hoping to look around Cliff House and maybe have a drink at the bar. However, there was a group having a rehearsal dinner, and the maître d’ basically chased us out of wherever we went. They also seemed to have short-staffed the...More

Thank sandersdg
Reviewed 17 June 2016

Wonderful wait staff (Herb and Lorenz). The salmon was exceptionally good. The elk ribeye was not as expected - but still good. It is more like filet mignon and very lean. Mine was a little tougher than I would have expected. Complementary breakfast was also...More

Thank Driven2Succeed
Reviewed 12 June 2016

Had a nice dinner here with friends. The dining room is overlooking a very pretty old post office, and the room is filled with little touches of a finely built old building. We started with the lobster bisque and Caesar salad, which were both good,...More

Thank zzzzdoc1
Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

I reviewed this under the Cliff House hotel instead. I can't say enough wonderfully complementary things about this lovely restaurant, and their staff. The waiters, sommelier, chef, musician, divine food... Read my other review for a more comprehensive view. Suffice to say, it's my husband...More

Thank Jenny G
Reviewed 29 May 2016

I believe the title summarizes our visit on Saturday evening, but will add that Kim and Ron waited on us and we're both a joy. They were attentive without being intrusive. This restaurant is a fine dining establishment without the high prices and there are...More

2  Thank Nyblett
Reviewed 24 May 2016

My wife and I spent our 5 yr anniversary at the Cliff House Hotel and after seeing the reviews of the dining room we reserved a table for dinner one night. My wife surprised me by having a miniature replica of our wedding cake prepared...More

1  Thank Jeremy D
Reviewed 24 May 2016

I made a reservation on a whim here when my other anniversary dinner plans didn't work out. When we arrived a few hours later we were greeted formally and seated at a cozy romantic table in the corner. Our waiter was had already been informed...More

Thank Lacy G
Reviewed 21 May 2016

From the time we had booked the hotel we just knew we were going to a have an incredible experience.The hotel was just charming and the morning breakfast was very nice as well.Just what you need to start your day.The staff in the restaurant were...More

Thank fogetAbotit
Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

The included breakfast has everything in a classy but comfortable white donned tables. The staff are amazing. The orange white chocolate souffle was a lovely end to a perfectly cooked filet delicious salad of goat cheese and beets the rosemary loaf with a special butter....More

Thank Bonnie D
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Pat S
1 March 2016|
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Response from CliffHouseManagement | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Pat - It's casual. We're at the foothills of Pikes Peak in a small quaint town where dressing up isn't everyones "thing." In the Cliff House Dining Room at night men wear dress slacks and collared shirts or suits.
17 September 2015|
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Response from Lisa M | Reviewed this property |
We saw big outdoor propane heaters on porch.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
06:30 - 22:30
06:30 - 22:30
06:30 - 22:30
06:30 - 22:30
06:30 - 22:30
06:30 - 22:30
06:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 306 Canon Ave, Manitou Springs, CO 80829-1712
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  El Paso County  >  Manitou Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 719-785-2415
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The Cliff House Dining Room has gained national renown as one of Colorado’s premier dining destinations. We are proud recipients of the distinguished DiRoNa Award and the 4 Diamond Award in Fine Dining from AAA.
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