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Far View Lounge

$$ - $$$American, ,
1 Naijo Hill, Mesa Verde National Park, Cortez, CO
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  • Excellent10%
  • Very good53%
  • Average23%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“chicken” (2 reviews)
“metate room” (12 reviews)
“late season” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
1 Naijo Hill, Mesa Verde National Park, Cortez, CO
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a more casual place to eat at Far View Lodge. It is upstairs from the Metate Room and offers lighter fare in a comfortable atmosphere.

Thank gbury
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed in the lodge so this was the most convenient place to eat. But it gets crowded quickly and the food was pretty expensive for what you got. I had the braised short rib grilled cheese one night and it was OK but all...More

Thank Renae P
Reviewed November 2, 2017

The only alternative to the more expensive sit down Metate Room, the lounge offers a decent menu for dinner. We traveled late season and operations were winding down. As a result, they did seem to be a bit short handed and service was slow. Despite...More

Thank luv2traveltheparks
Reviewed October 22, 2017

It’s a great location, and it’s was lovely to sit outside and watch the sun set over the mountains. Sadly, that’s where the positives stop. Painfully slow service (almost an hour and a half for our burgers), wait staff who didn’t know the menu, and...More

Thank AScotsmanAbroad
Reviewed October 16, 2017 via mobile

Located in the Mesa Verde National Park you can get a 5star meal with an ambiance that is second to None! Keep in mind that the Lodge is 20 miles from the main entrance what seems to be in the middle of No-Where. But the...More

Thank tw976
Reviewed October 5, 2017

We ate dinner here and I had the pork rind tacos and my wife had a salad. Both were quite tasty and the margaritas were excellent. The prices were very reasonable for a national park. Our server was very attentive, but you could tell they...More

Thank parksvisitor
Reviewed September 8, 2017 via mobile

Had the grilled chicken sandwich with fries and it was pretty good. Also had a peach mule and that was also delicious. Decent place, ok service, not bad.

Thank Melissa C
Reviewed July 28, 2017

This is the lounge in the second floor at the Far View Lodge. Very nice sandwich menu, and a view to die for. Staff is wonderful. Prices are fair.

Thank wcarlucci
Reviewed July 4, 2017

It may be that our waiter was new, but it took forever to get our food. There were 3 of us and each thought the selection was just OK. The staff we encountered were very polite and friendly. The views are beautiful

Thank Carol J
Reviewed June 21, 2017

If you stop in here while touring Mesa Verde park,ask for the BBQ as it is tops in my book.Prices are not too bad either.

Thank booneyrat
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Restaurant Details

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American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Naijo Hill, Mesa Verde National Park, Cortez, CO
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Cortez
Located in the Far View Lodge
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