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Far View Terrace Restaurant

Mesa Verde National Park, CO
+1 800-449-2288
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good39%
  • Average32%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible3%
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“tacos” (30 reviews)
“omelet” (17 reviews)
“hamburger” (12 reviews)
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$$ - $$$
Mesa Verde National Park, CO
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The food was quite tasty and reasonable priced for being inside the park. We had the goat cheese appetizer and elk quesadillas which i really enjoyed

Thank Emily P
Reviewed 3 days ago

The Far View Terrace shares space with a gift shop. There is a snack and ice cream bar, and a cafeteria. Prices here are three to four times what the food is worth, however. Some of it, like the $7 omelets were ok, but the...More

Thank AeneasAtSea
Reviewed 4 days ago

They had problems with the coolers and no ice cream. We had to settle for ice cream bars instead. They had some okay choices for food, it is cafeteria style food.

Thank TeacherDoris
Reviewed 1 week ago

Pack your food for the day! We stopped here for breakfast since we stayed at the Far View Lodge - best way to ruin your morning. Seemed like the kitchen employees enjoyed making the guest miserable. Talked to the manager of the kitchen who had...More

Thank Luv2Trvl2000
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Easy cafeteria food that is tasty, even if some of the staff is not enthusiastic...but given it's a full service cafeteria/hot food option in an out of the way place, so what! Sometimes you don't a picnic do much as a tray of good hot...More

Thank Chris A
Reviewed 1 week ago

First off, this is about the only food for an hour in any direction so it's not like there's much choice. This restaurant is at the junction where the main road in the National Park splits off to the two different mesa tops. Atmosphere was...More

Thank Mark D
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Far View terrace restaurant is adjacent to the Far View gift store with many souvenirs. The restaurant is formatted as a cafeteria style facility. The offerings variety look appetizing, but there we only a few folks eating when I visited. Prices were typical for...More

Thank lovetotravel92630
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Perhaps this is what happens when you enjoy a monopoly in a location where there is far more demand than supply. The dinner I had in the Fairview Tavern was downright tasteless. The pulled pork sandwich and fries were lukewarm at best. I shared an...More

Thank Videogreg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate here for dinner before checking into the Far View Lodge to stay the night. It wasn't very busy at all when we were there. I asked about food ingredients and it was a little challenging, but I was able to find something I...More

Thank LoveTrips
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived at the Far View Terrace about an hour before closing. We had spent the entire day exploring the park so we were pretty hot and tired. I wanted to try out the Metate Room, but we felt we were too gross even for...More

Thank Muslimmomof3
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, View
Open Hours
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mesa Verde National Park, CO
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Mesa Verde National Park
  • Phone Number: +1 800-449-2288
Casual food-court setting features build-your-own breakfast burrito and omelet station, a yogurt bar and standard breakfast fare. For lunch, daily specials including our signature Navajo Tacos, build your own sandwich bar, a pasta bar and salad station.
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