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Russetts - CLOSED

225 Main St, Carbondale, CO 81623-2547
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
7 Jan 2014
“Exceptional food and service”
16 Dec 2013
“Best elk medallions in the valley.”
Restaurant Hours Closed
$$ - $$$
225 Main St, Carbondale, CO 81623-2547
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Reviewed 8 January 2014

You will not ever be disappointed at Russetts. Unfortunately it has closed for good. Such a big loss for Carbondale and the Roaring Fork Valley.

Thank Murphy62_13
Reviewed 17 December 2013

The elk medallions are so awesome! Very tender and perfectly cooked, medium rare. The service is always spot on and friendly. Upper end on price but really good food.

Thank Folk45
Reviewed 15 November 2013

In our quest for a truly gluten free restaurant we found this one to be finally acceptable. They are keenly aware of cross contamination and can prepare many items on the menu to truly gluten free standards. The staff is friendly and helpful and you...More

Thank lvxeagle
Reviewed 14 October 2013

Russets is a comfortable restaurant with both booths and tables, a large bar. It is clean, updated and efficient surrounded by local artists works.. The menu is sufficiently varied to meet anyone's needs, from bar food to entrees of meat and fish. Most are straight...More

Thank Schapman73
Reviewed 14 October 2013

Good food, good service, good ambience! We enjoyed a lovely evening, with a touch of sophistication at Russets, making it a good choice in Carbondale.

Thank Elvira D
Reviewed 19 August 2013

We had a fine meal, ate out in the covered patio area. Very friendly staff, the meal was appropriate for the somewhat pricier menu. A very good experience in a great town.

Thank Rick M
Reviewed 16 August 2013

This is an upscale dining experience for Carbondale. Friendly staff, good menu selection and good food.

Thank Monty E
Reviewed 15 July 2013

Pricey but worth it. Service was wonderful, food great, atmosphere very nice!!!! Would definitely return. Cute town as well.

Thank Stephanie B
Reviewed 10 July 2013

Enjoyed the charming outdoor seating area. Excellent and most attentive wait staff. Enjoyed a very fresh salad and had the nut encrusted rainbow trout, scalloped potatoes and baby green beans. All was fresh and flavorful!

Thank chichiSouthCarolina
Reviewed 8 July 2013

July 5th we had a delightful dinner overlooking the main street in Carbondale. The restaurant was Russetts. We had 10 for dinner - grandchildren and all. The food was delicious. Several of us had their Lobster Bisque - wonderful choice. Their crab cakes were all...More

Thank GraceLovisa
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$4 - US$33
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 225 Main St, Carbondale, CO 81623-2547
    (2nd St)
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Carbondale
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Russets is located between Aspen and Glenwood Springs in charming and historic downtown Carbondale. Voted by locals as the best restaurant in Carbondale, Russets offers a warm, comfortable atmosphere, attentive and friendly service, and a menu that affords a quick bite, a full fledged fine dining experience, or anything in between. We are recent winners of Wine Spectator magazine’s Award of Excellence for our well crafted wine list and we also boast some of the valley's most popular house cocktails. Russets is a come-as-you-are locals' favorite, with service, wine, and food that is second to none.
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