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900 Moraine Ave, Estes Park, CO 80517-8201
+1 970-586-2171
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Today
07:00 - 20:30
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Hours:
Mon 07:00 - 19:30
Tue 07:30 - 19:30
Wed 07:00 - 19:30
Thu 07:30 - 19:30
Fri - Sun 07:00 - 20:30
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Massachusetts
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2015

We found this place while staying just outside Estes Park and being frustrated with parking and crowds downtown. We ended up eating there three times, as well as breakfast on departure day. A pretty location on a pond with ducks and other birds, excellent waitstaff, and a varied menu with decent prices kept us going back. My favorite was the... More 

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Newton, Kansas
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77 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2015 via mobile

Well would love to talk about how the food is but when we were seated at out table the first thing that was said is that your food is going to take at least 30 min. Now this was kind of a shock since they did not even ask us if we wanted something to drink the other part is... More 

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Thank luvtotravel05
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56 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2015 via mobile

Out family ate at this restaurant a few times while staying in Estes Park. I must agree with other reviews that the service is just ok (or worse). Seems this place would rather serve locals than tourists. At least that is the vibe we got each time. Location is great for breakfast before heading into RMNP. Food is good. Overall... More 

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Janesville, Wisconsin
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245 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 154 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2015

The "Other Side" restaurant is actually on the westside of Estes Park on Highway 36 at the junction of Mary's Lake Road. The location is convenient especially if your lodging is off Hwy. 66 or when you are coming from hiking in the Bear Lake or Cub Lake area. This restaurant has new ownership as of May, 2015. The new... More 

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Fort Worth, Texas
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2015

Wonderful Sunday brunch. Large selection. Just about anything you could want and a complimentary champagne to go with your food

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Battle Creek, Michigan
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50 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2015

This restaurant is located next to a complex which contained a nice souvenir store, grocery store and Laundromat. It was lunch time when I finished doing our laundry so we walked over to this restaurant. We were seated right away and our waiter was very attentive. I had a Monte Cristo sandwich which was almost more than I could eat... More 

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Baton Rouge
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34 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2015

Ate there twice during a vacation week. Had a burger with black olives & mushrooms and on 2nd visit had a steak. Both were nicely prepared . The upper dining room is more casual while the lower is more formal with a view of a lake,ducks swimming by.

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Thank BRLRPH
Sanford, North Carolina
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121 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2015 via mobile

Fabulous mountain trout served 4 different ways. Reasonable prices, great service, and darling view of pond with ducks and ducklings.

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Thank RelaxationMcGee
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29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2015 via mobile

We were given a table downstairs. I asked for a table on the floor level because my father is disabled. We were told that section was closed but we could drive around to the other side of the restaurant where they had Handicapped Parking and could use the ramp. Really???? My dad has a disability and you want him to... More 

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Edmond, Oklahoma
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2015

This restaurant has 2 levels. the lower level only serves dinner, the upper level serves all three meals. We ate breakfast every morning, but the last 2. The food was very good. We ate dinner in the lower level one night. I was disappointed in that food. The lettuce in the salad was brown and our steaks were sub-par

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$25
Cuisine
American, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Buffet
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 20:30
Monday
07:00 - 19:30
Tuesday
07:30 - 19:30
Wednesday
07:00 - 19:30
Thursday
07:30 - 19:30
Friday
07:00 - 20:30
Saturday
07:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 900 Moraine Ave, Estes Park, CO 80517-8201
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Estes Park
  • Phone Number: +1 970-586-2171
Description
Nestled by the Big Thompson River near the entrance to Rocky Mountain National Park, The Other Side Restaurant invites you to enjoy traditional all-American cuisine for breakfast, lunch and dinner: choice steaks, prime rib, lobster, crab, pasta, salads and daily Chef's Specials.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?