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Alley House Grille

214 Pagosa St, Downtown Pagosa Spings, Pagosa Springs, CO 81147
+1 970-264-0999
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Seafood, American, International, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
214 Pagosa St, Downtown Pagosa Spings, Pagosa Springs, CO 81147
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
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1. Best restaurant in town!
"Last minute trip to Pagosa Springs."
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2. Cooked to perfection!
"I had a business meeting here."
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3. Amazing Salads
"We ate here the first night of our stay in Pagosa Springs."
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Huge servings and delicious. Service was good, atmosphere cozy and warm. Make reservations if you don't want to wait during busy times. Great after cold day of skiing and great anniversary dinner.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank pagosavacation
jrmcd52, Front Office Manager at Alley House Grille, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for such a heart warming and positive review of the Alley House. We all strive everyday to make all of our guests feel that warm and cozy atmosphere. Have a tremendous new year and I hope we see you again in Pagosa.

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Reviewed October 21, 2018

What a warm, welcoming restaurant in Pagosa Springs. Our party of four shared the calamari and a beet salad. For an inland spot, the calamari was excellent.Our favorite entree was the Thai noodle bowl with shrimp--so tasty and warming on a rainy evening. The glazed...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Susie780
Jim M, Front Office Manager at Alley House Grille, responded to this reviewResponded October 28, 2018

Thank you Susie780 for the wonderful review of our restaurant. We all strive to make every guest's experience as perfect as possible. I'm sorry the pizza wasn't to your liking. We are learning the crust doesn't work well if the humidity is high. None the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pre Thanksgiving visit to family in Colorado. We drove to Pagossa and stayed at Springs resort. Walked across the bridge and decided to try Alley House. What a delight! The service was really top notch. Our server “Tim”, went above and beyond. The food was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank snog89
jrmcd52, Front Office Manager at Alley House Grille, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your awesome review of the Alley House. Sounds like you had a great time between the Springs and the Alley House. We all strive daily to offer the best food and service we can. I hope we see you again the next...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had dinner on Christmas Eve for a party of 11. The location is super cute and the service was outstanding. I definitely recommend reservations especially if you have a big party as the restaurant is small. Good bar but limited seating. Everything we had...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Rebecca S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Every time we visit Pagosa Springs we are sure to add Alley House to our itinerary. We have been coming here to dine since it was Frankie’s and even though the owners have changed the quality has never wavered. Their cocktails are exceptional and I’ve...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank bike-n-ski
jrmcd52, Front Office Manager at Alley House Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you bike-n-ski for your many years of support. This building and all within are very special. We strive to make every meal the best it can possibly be. So thank you for the great review. Please say hello the next time you are in...More

Reviewed December 12, 2018 via mobile

I stay in Pagosa for a week each month and always visit Alley House for it’s unique selection of menu items. I’ve had the Blackberry Chicken, Ribeye, Brussels sprouts, and Red Snapper. Everything was delicious, full of flavor, and plated beautifully. I will continue to...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed December 12, 2018

We were told that reservations were required but it is sometimes busy for the earlier seating's. We made reserves for 08:00pm to avoid the crowds. We got an excellent table close to a window and once the earlier crowds had thinned ended up being the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Autojohn1949
Reviewed December 12, 2018

was a really delicious meal. The meal was made better by the wonderful room in which it took place. And even though it was a fancier restaurant - they did not mind that we were muddy and wearing snow gear from our hike. A major...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank aolszesk
Reviewed November 14, 2018

We had heard about this quaint spot on a few of our visits to town, but had not had a chance to go until this year. It was overall a nice spot. We come from Dallas and have a lot of options when it comes...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed November 7, 2018

Food and service was superb with generous portions. The calamari appetizer was a meal in itself and my wife's scallops could not have been better. My salmon was ordered medium rare but came out medium. It was so good I didn't complain. We'll be back!More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank earthcare2018
jrmcd52, Front Office Manager at Alley House Grille, responded to this reviewResponded December 11, 2018

Thank you for the great review. We are all very glad you enjoyed your choices. I'm sorry about your salmon being over cooked. We would have been more then happy to cook you a new one medium rare. We hope to see you again and...More

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December 3, 2018|
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Response from willynelsonjr | Reviewed this property |
I believe we called and made a reservation. Excellent service from start to finish!
October 7, 2015|
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Response from GSimmons03 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure the question was directed to me. I have no control over what the restaurant serves, so I can't answer.
Margaret W
August 2, 2015|
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Response from Marlynne P | Reviewed this property |
We were there in April and they did serve trout. Menus do change, so I would call them!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$45
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 214 Pagosa St, Downtown Pagosa Spings, Pagosa Springs, CO 81147
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Pagosa Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 970-264-0999
  • E-mail
Our casual but elegant restaurant is perfect for casual night just ordering pizza and wine, or for an upscale evening of dining and romance. We pride ourselves with a wide range of great wines by the glass and the bottle. We offer award winning steaks, chops and seafood. Cozy up by the fire for your favorite cocktail. Reservations are encouraged.
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