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Bent Elbow

1134 Empire St, Silverton, CO 81433
+1 970-387-5775
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (36 reviews)
“prime rib” (10 reviews)
“salad” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
1134 Empire St, Silverton, CO 81433
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Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

A nice place with friendly wait staff. However the food was just average, filling and a reasonable quality, but just average

1  Thank Edger P
Reviewed 16 August 2017

We ate here and it was amazing! I liked that they had a large selection of different foods in various price ranges. We had the mac and cheese. I added bacon which made it all the more tasty.

Thank Emily P
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Best food in town hands down and we have eaten at many places in town over the years. Definitely will be back many times to try it all!

1  Thank Shari T
Reviewed 9 August 2017

The food was really good, and that is why a person comes to a restaurant, right?? So, in that sense I recommend the place. If they want to create a better dining experience, there is room for improvement in the overall decor and feel of...More

2  Thank Cia1964
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Wonderful food. Wonderful service friendly atmosphere. Try smoked pork chop and gnocchi. Yikes! Great fun house cocktails. Part of the rich history of Silverton.

2  Thank tatsmom5
Reviewed 3 August 2017

I wish i was told that this was the first place to try in Silverton because I am leaving tomorrow and won't get chance to go back. I just had a prime rib there that was ridiculously good and very resonably priced (it came with...More

2  Thank erinlf1
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Dinner was fantastic, we had great variety in food choices, the salad was exceptionally good. And the history behind the building, an old-time Saloon with a bordello upstairs, classic. And they still have rooms upstairs, only now it's a hotel, at least that's what we...More

1  Thank Lenny T
Reviewed 2 August 2017

On our layover for our train trip in Silverton we tried out the Bent Elbow for lunch and I'm glad we did. The food was very good but was only overshadowed by the service. Bonnie the manager made sure we were comfortable and told us...More

Thank Sara S
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Service was just okay. I had to get my own silverware. Food was good, although there were chicken bones in my chicken nachos

Thank rmfoutch
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

We rode the bus up to silverton and while we were waiting on the train, between shopping and touring the town, we stopped in to eat at the Bent Elbow. It was 11am, so we were the last to get breakfast before the lunch transition....More

Thank Ash0717
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1134 Empire St, Silverton, CO 81433
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Silverton
  • Phone Number: +1 970-387-5775
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