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American, Bar, Pub
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720 E Rainbow Blvd, Salida, CO 81201-2906
+1 719-539-9544
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Evergreen, Colorado
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23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

What a great surprise this place was! We had driven up from Santa Fe and decided to stop for the night at Salida. Our Hotel Clerk suggested Wallbangers and we went over there thinking, snobbishly, that there couldn't be much by way of food in Salida. And we were wrong. The steaks were locally sourced- I mean about 5 blocks... More 

Thank nrec1
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food was great and my picky eaters had no problem choosing from the menu. We went to play at the game room they have while we waited on the food. By the time we finished playing the food was already being served.

Thank Yesenia F
Level Contributor
6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 March 2017

This is absolutely the best place to eat in town. Quite a varied menu and they even serve half portions, which are still too big for one person! I went several times, had chicken nachos, ribs, wings, swiss mushroom burger. All were amazingly good. The bar area is friendly as is the clientele, I always felt welcome. I will definitely... More 

Thank agoonther
Brighton, Colorado
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28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2017

We were so happy we decided to go here for dinner after a terrible lunch at the Boathouse. We were so hungry and the Chicken Fried Steak dinner (mine) was delicious-(everyone else liked their dinners as well)! It took quite a while for our food to arrive, but our waitress was awesome and told us about the bucket of peanuts... More 

Thank Kelly M
Colorado Spring
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101 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

We used to love this place and would come here several times a month in the winter. This was our first time this year and the food was horrible. Each of us only ate 1/2 of our food and the waitress never asked if it was ok. It wasn't. She did however bring to go containers which we left behind... More 

Thank C2Holm
Riverview, Florida
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150 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Not your typical bar and grill place at all, appears to be more family gathering with a really friendly atmosphere from the time you open the door. Great food was had by all in my group of about 10 and there was not a complaint from our table. My Personal dish is one I do not suggest you try unless... More 

Thank Bill A
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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41 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2017

Awesome chicken-fried steak/chicken.This restaurant only prepares mashed potatoes after 5 pm.Great burgers, & iced tea. Many big screens to see the game from any seat. Very crowded on big game days. I go by myself and have always treated attentively.

Thank Lone_Sojourner_606
Denver, Colorado
Level Contributor
8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

We were staying across the street, and walked in for the best service ever! Thanks to our server Marissa. Food was delicious bar food, perfect for after a long day of skiing at Monarch Mountain. Great prices on drinks and food as well.

Thank Anna H
Ashland, MO
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66 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

We were in Salida to ski over Christmas and walked from the Hampton Inn right across the street. They had a buffet full of great food. Service was also good. Limited beer selection but we prefer microbreweries.

Thank LCB72
Ajijic, Mexico
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44 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

Easy place to kill time and have a bite if you are meeting someone taking a shuttle bus....or if you are catching one. Good food and drinks. Located right on the highway..#50.

Thank ZZBottoms

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$19
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 720 E Rainbow Blvd, Salida, CO 81201-2906
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Salida
  • Phone Number: +1 719-539-9544

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