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Woody Creek Tavern

$$ - $$$American, ,
2858 Upper River Road, Aspen, CO 81611
+1 970-923-4585
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good32%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“enchiladas” (6 reviews)
“burgers” (9 reviews)
“black beans” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
2858 Upper River Road, Aspen, CO 81611
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Right on the creek, unfortunately there is no creekside seating or scenic views. Outdoor seating is available. Kind of a quirky place, a bit of a biker bar. Their enchiladas and tamales were quite good. Good burger offerings. Reasonably priced.

Thank HuskerTraveler2
Reviewed 1 week ago

I am sure many other reviewers have said this, but this was Hunter S Thompson's hang out back in the day. Because of this, there is a certain vibe here that is cool. It is eclectic & funky 7 you can get you picture taken...More

Thank Jeff L
Reviewed 24 August 2017

We were staying at the Hotel Jerome and fancied something different .Drove out to the Woody Creek Tavern. Great atmosphere, great menu and great food !!!

Thank Jasper B
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

A little bit of a drive (Probably 15 minutes) but so well worth it...It is not Fine dining but it is a Fine Dining experience..You will find the Staff delightful And sometimes entertaining..Attitudes all positive... Pick any item off the menu and you will enjoy......More

Thank danny W
Reviewed 15 August 2017

We love to eat here when we visit Aspen. The food is always good, the wait staff usually friendly and the atmosphere is fun. We eat outside but the inside is full of photos and would be fun, too. Wwe like the Mexican food, the...More

Thank Dotty M
Reviewed 4 August 2017

If you are biking in Aspen, this is a perfect destination. It is mostly downhill on the way there, and up on the way back. about 7 miles each way. Food is good in a bar like atmosphere. Everyone enjoyed their dishes at lunch. Just...More

Thank moco421
Reviewed 11 July 2017

this place is legit !!!!! old school and if the walls could take ! food is amazing but they don't take credit cards ! they have an ATM in site if you forget your cash =)

Thank allnyc
Reviewed 6 July 2017

This is a fun place with good ambience, however, the food has gone downhill in the last few years. We've been going there since they opened. The black beans were the worst, less than bland. The waitress forgot the fish for the fish tacos, the...More

Thank happy2bcamping
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Not far from town, in Woody Creek - outdoor patio, inside plastered with photos, many famous people. Fun place to hit after a day of hiking. Food is nothing to write home about. Nachos and beer tasted amazing after an 11-mile hike! You truly do...More

Thank surfnbpt
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

The restaurant has nice outdoor seating and great interior space plastered with interesting local memorabilia. At first the waitress was kind and attentive, dishing up the limited menu with prompt follow up. The lunch entrees were good; reasonably sized and decent quality. The server got...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2858 Upper River Road, Aspen, CO 81611
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Aspen
  • Phone Number: +1 970-923-4585
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