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Bully Ranch Restaurant

) #5 of 93 Restaurants in Vail $$ - $$$ American, , Soups
20 Vail Rd, Vail, CO 81657-5010
+1 970-479-5460
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“tots” (38 reviews)
“truffles” (40 reviews)
“burger” (145 reviews)
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American, Bar, Soups, Grill, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
20 Vail Rd, Vail, CO 81657-5010
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed our dinner at Bully Ranch. The food was really good. It was a little pricey for burgers and fajitas but is not much different than the other restaurants in Vail Village or Lionshead. We have a family of five and could have split...More

Thank Jbk0829
Reviewed 3 days ago

We arrived one evening in June the weather was lovely so we opted to sit outside. The staff very helpful and pleasent. As we were not over hungry we opted for just a main course, I had steak fajitas they were really tasty however all...More

Thank Sarah H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here for lunch and had an elk burger and coke slaw along with chicken soup and turkey roll up, one beer, one wine for $70+. Coke slaw bland missing its dressing and roll up very bland. Burger and soup was great. Service outstanding. Just...More

Thank StevePeggy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bully's Ranch has been around for 25+ years and has been serving up classics for people that are looking for good food that won't crush your wallet. Its not too fancy but you can get a steak and other nice items. Full bar with outside...More

Thank Kelsdog
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Bully Ranch is attached to Sonnenalp! Also, convenient to Vail Village. We were staying at Sonnenalp for a Wedding and I arrived ahead of family. I decided to stop in for a quick bite and found it was Happy Hour and daily food specials. Mahi...More

Thank Chuck E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped for a nice lunch at this location. Outdoor seating of street view. Had the pulled pork and it was very nicely cooked. The sides were average and unremarkable. Moderately priced.

Thank watson413
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best Bavarian pretzel ever! Served with sweet mustard, apple butter, and beer cheese. Big enough to share. Delicious. Hubby had bison burger which he loved, daughter had fish and chips also very good. Tomato cheddar soup and buffalo chili are yummy. No room for dessert,...More

Thank Dena H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The most delicious tomato soup I have ever tasted! The husband had the angus burger with bacon, sautéed onions & bourbon glaze... mouth watering! And the truffle tater tots- killer delicious. The mudslide was on happy hr special and it was similar to a milk...More

Thank sc1021
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My friend and I dined at Bully Ranch a few weeks ago on our first trip to Vail. We were staying at Sonnenalp which is the resort that Bully Ranch is attached to. The Bully Ranch has a full indoor restaurant/bar but the weather was...More

Thank ljp2704
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Bully Ranch is an affordable and casual stop for an excellent burger in Vail Village. A good selection of beers, excellent quality burgers, and good sides make this a good place to go for apres ski dinner, or a night out with kids and friends...More

Thank andzocchi
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Christine Y
What is a truffle tot?
11 November 2015|
Response from SonnenalpVail | Property representative |
Hello! Truffle Tots are tater tots tossed in truffle oil, red chili flakes, fresh herbs and parmesan cheese. They are served as an appetizer at Bully Ranch. Thanks! Kelly
Do you have a private room for a rehearsal dinner 40-50 people? Date would be Feb 25, 2016.
9 October 2015|
Response from SonnenalpVail | Property representative |
Hi! We have a few different options for a private party of that size and would love to have you! Please contact Sarah our catering sales department at 970-479-5420 for more details.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Vail Rd, Vail, CO 81657-5010
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Vail
  • Phone Number: +1 970-479-5460
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