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Blue River Bistro

305 North Main Street, Post Office Box 5247, Breckenridge, CO 80424
+1 970-453-6974
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“blue river” (59 reviews)
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Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
305 North Main Street, Post Office Box 5247, Breckenridge, CO 80424
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Five locals walk into a favorite restaurant. We had a reservation. Turns out no dining room reservation can be used to enjoy Happy Hour. All tables in bar area were occupied. So with numerous dining room tables empty and no one waiting for a table,...More

Thank Susan K
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We stopped here for happy hour and enjoyed well made manhattans and two-for-one appetizers. Both the calamari and eggplant were very good. We moved to a table for dinner. My husband had the slow cooked pork shank and I had trout. Each entree was well-presented...More

1  Thank Verna R
Reviewed 5 days ago

My wife and I are in the Keystone area about once a year and we always make a stop into Blue River Bistro in Breckenridge. Their food is always fabulous and great service. It was a nice sunny day so we sat outside and had...More

Thank brydea
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place for happy hour - good deals on food and drinks. Also had 2 for 1 specials on beers for Thursday Night Football. Staff were all friendly; food was very good.

Thank lisa a
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to hang out after last ski run of the day. Close to lifts and has a cool vibe with folks reliving their day on the mountain.

Thank Rob A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is the second time that we went to Blue River Bistro, and we weren't disappointed. Everyone in our group liked their appetizers and entrees. Also, the service was great.

Thank svowels
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ever walk or drive by a place where there is always people waiting to get in? Almost every evening, this restaurant is busy, people with no reservations are hoping that you will be a no show so they can have your table, and after making...More

Thank sparkboy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to Sunday brunch. We got there an hour early from our reservations and they were able to seat us right away. We had all read the reviews and were eagerly anticipating a great brunch. I ordered a non spicy Bloody Mary. Got tomato juice...More

Thank Barbie S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed the 2 for 1 martinis and appetizers. The food was delicious and the presentation was beautiful. The service was good, and the atmosphere was fun.

Thank Blair C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Reserved a table ahead of time at the Bistro for my daughter's birthday to celebrate with family. Nice place-more of a modern design, but open and comfortable. The live music with the keyboard and vocalist was a nice addition to the evening. The menu has...More

Thank Joe R
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Kathy W
22 December 2016|
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Response from Shawn A | Reviewed this property |
Hi Kathy, I see that you attempted to inquire if you could visit as a group. I wrote my review but you need to contact them direct to find out how many people they accommodate! Brick is beautiful!
12 May 2016|
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Response from xdrubin | Reviewed this property |
Best to call the restaurant directly for their policy.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 305 North Main Street, Post Office Box 5247, Breckenridge, CO 80424
  • Public Transportation: The Breckenridge Transit System's departure timetable is available at www.townofbreckenridge.com, hours of operation are from 6:30am to Midnight. In addition the majority of Hotels in the area offer shuttle services to the Blue River Bistro's front door as well as return service.
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Breckenridge
  • Phone Number: +1 970-453-6974
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The Blue River Bistro in Breckenridge Colorado brings a little city dining to the mountains by combining sophistication with a casual, inviting atmosphere.Blue River Bistro's contemporary Italian-American menu is crafted with exceptional attention to detail and fresh ingredients.Come for lunch, dinner or to enjoy our live jazz bands. We look forward to serving you.
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