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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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Closes in 7 min
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll 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

We visited Blue River Bistro based upon locals reviews. This place was so nice. It is clean, new, great food, service, absolutely wonderful. It is a vibrant little place with modern but cozy decor. Intimate tables for two but also large tables for groups. The...More

Thank TW719
Reviewed 5 days ago

Had the fish special of the evening and very delicious. Portion size was good too. Happy hour was excellent for the 2 for 1 martini's. Very good service & I would return again next time visiting Breckenbridge.

Thank Deborah H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went in for a solo dinner while in the area for a conference. Often when dining alone while on the road I feel as if I am a problem and get rushed through dinner, but not the case here. Everyone was friendly and efficient. My...More

Thank Bill M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food is consistently good. Pay Parking in town is a hassle so I only go during off season. They do accommodate people with allergies. Not all good restaurants will

Thank cheribree2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lunch, brunch or dinner, this restaurant is both casual and elegant. Interesting and delicious fare for every taste. Friendly staff actually remembers return guests, even a year later!

Thank gr8mom59
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

In town for a conference. Stopped for a quick lunch on the way in. Had their special which was a bowl of pasta with chicken many mushrooms and a delicious sauce. It was super cheap and fantastic highly recommended.

Thank wyskippy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very generous portions! My sister and I split the chicken salad sandwich and 1:2 was size a regular sandwich! Kitchen split sandwich for us and put on separate plates for us! French fries were fantastic! BLT was perfect and my husbands dish was prepared perfectly!

Thank Textraveler2013
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went in for happy hr. I had the Lower Manhattan which was incredible! Had the 2 for 1 appetizers and very delicious. We sat at bar at chatted with Adrian - she was one who prepared the awesome drinks! Extremely friendly and passed us...More

Thank Jim S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a late lunch. Nice place with a friendly staff. The food was a little pricey but we definitely enjoyed it. I had the chicken salad sandwich and my husband had the Roberto Pasta. We both enjoyed our meal.

Thank tweety874
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Wonderful experience. Recommended by an acquaintance/relative who named this as his favorite restaurant in Breckenridge where his family has a residence. Wonderful service. Tasty food that was not pretentious. Charming interior though a bit too cozy for my taste with tables VERY close to each...More

Thank lyn729
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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
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
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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