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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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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
305 North Main Street, Post Office Box 5247, Breckenridge, CO 80424
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Stopped into Blue River after arriving in Breckenridge and were able to sit at the bar and enjoy really good food and drink with great jazz playing in the background. Little gem in Breck!!

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Oh man... got to hang here during the Ullr Fest parade and drank the most delicious martinis I've ever had. Highly recommend it!

Thank lvlivingston
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Upscale dinning in a casual setting with inside and outside dinning. I ordered their Lasagna and my wife had a wonderful filet. Both were perfectly prepared and matched with a wonderful wine. Service was prompt and friendly. Prices were a little high but absolutely worth...More

Thank donphillipsiree
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As always a great dependable happy hour food selection and pricing. Not blown away but nice job. Not a drinker so really just come for the food. The drinks are 2 for 1 if you do want to partake. Maybe add a soup or salad...More

Thank Bullybrock
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a delicious Christmas dinner at Blue River. It was our first time in and we were very impressed. The service was excellent and very attentive without being too much. We started with the escargot and bistro caprese, our entrees were penne monza fresca...More

Thank account4fun
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very good food! The place looks nicer in person, much better ambiance in person. Its centrally located right on Main Street near all the shops.

Thank Liz V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great restaurant and totally worthy of its high rating. The beef short rib was outstanding! Great atmosphere, bar and live music. The perfect place for a nice dinner evening after hitting the slopes.

Thank Ken R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love this place so much!! Went here for happy hour in the winter--what a great find! We tried 4 different martinis, and they were all wonderful! We had the espresso martini, pomegranate martini, champagne dreams, and I can't remember the 4th. They were all...More

Thank Bronwen W
Reviewed 13 December 2017

A beautiful establishment with a great happy hour. Martinis at 2 for 1, and say hello to Jake. A great bartender!

Thank wylee1951
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

My hubby and I went with another couple for dinner one night and returned for happy hour on another. My friend and I LOVED the pear and elderflower martini. Go from 3-6 p.m. to get happy hour pricing (2 for 1, which is worth it...More

Thank Megan A
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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
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 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: 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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