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Alpenrose Restaurant

$$ - $$$German, , European
100 E Meadow Dr Ste 25, Vail, CO 81657-5341
+1 970-476-8899
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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German, Austrian, European, Central European
$$ - $$$
100 E Meadow Dr Ste 25, Vail, CO 81657-5341
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A small cozy restaurant above their bakery. Take a minute to review the deserts in the bakery before heading upstairs. German beers on tap. Fantastic potato salad in the "German Salad". You cannot go wrong with the Wienerschnitzel made with pork instead of veal.

Thank Frederick C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

For years this was a favorite of my husband. In his memory I stopped for lunch. I had watery onion soup with soggy poor bread. I had asked for bread or rolls. Tasteless. I was expecting hard crust European bread or rolls. I decided to...More

1  Thank LoraineMac
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Reviewed 5 February 2018

Had a wonderful lunch there a few days ago. Had a Bratwurst platter which came with their excellent German Potato Salad, sauerkraut, red cabbage, and cucumber salad. Several mustards were presented as well, Hot bread buns were left on the table with sweet butter. Several...More

Thank shellyf
Reviewed 2 February 2018

My wife and I missed going to Vail for a couple of years. As usual, though, we looked forward to dining at Alpen Rose. As we entered, we loved seeing once again all the wonderful pastries in the display case. We had great expectations for...More

1  Thank pghgene
Reviewed 1 February 2018

We have been coming to Vail for years and when visiting we always make it a point to either apre' at Alpenrose or have dinner. This past trip was no exception. There were 7 in out group (one local) for dinner and we had a...More

Thank Allan R
Reviewed 22 January 2018

The clue was there...Sunday on a holiday weekend, and we got a booking by ringing from the slopes at around 13:00. For four. We turned up on time, and were seated efficiently. The food was ordered, and arrived. The plates were extremely hot (why?) the...More

1  Thank Topofkilimanjaro
Reviewed 20 January 2018

We arrived a little after 9pm, immediately got the impression that we were not all that welcome. We were seated, and ordered our meal. We chose to share a "farmers plate" starter, which was huge, even as 1 between 2. We had eaten about half...More

1  Thank Patricia L
Reviewed 20 January 2018

Enjoyed an afternoon sharing portions from various menu items and wine with friends in late fall - outside seating was great for people watching.

Thank Cindy G
Reviewed 30 December 2017

Our first taste of Vail after the long drive up and it was worth it. I didn't get what I ordered but it was so good I didn't bother to complain. Our waiter was very friendly and chatted about the area and things not to...More

Thank Crystal R
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

In our twenty years of wintering in Vail, we have eaten countless lunches and dinners at The Alpenrose, under two owners, but we’re done. The current owner wants out, and it shows. The decor is tired; there isn’t enough waitstaff; and the level of service...More

2  Thank Barbara A
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Response from MAL58 | Reviewed this property |
Should be. I would call them just in case
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
German, Austrian, European, Central European
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 E Meadow Dr Ste 25, Vail, CO 81657-5341
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Vail
  • Phone Number: +1 970-476-8899
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