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The Eldo Brewery and Happy Trail's Cafe

215 Elk Ave, Crested Butte, CO 81224-9608
+1 970-349-6125
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good43%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
215 Elk Ave, Crested Butte, CO 81224-9608
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Reviewed 3 February 2018

I want a food hamburger all day and after looking at Eldo's menu,we decided to try it. Very old inside, clean and aq great bartender. The burgers were the best we have had in sometime. Handmade patties and cooked the way you wanted. A fun...More

Thank wizdirjr
Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

Stopped in after skiing. The waitress was extremely attentive and efficient got to the table got the order taken brought the drinks to the table and shortly thereafter brought some good hamburgers and some good wings. The porter was excellent. The Amber was excellent. The...More

Thank KitTexas
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Lexie was our waiter and she was excellent. She gave us great service and was very friendly. You need to give her a raise, as we will definitely be back! Food was very good. Sat on the deck in the afternoon sun and enjoyed the...More

Thank Liz S
Reviewed 28 September 2017

On a sunny day, this might be the best place to take in the main drag of Crested Butte while sipping on a pint. The beer is pretty standard, with typical varieties and decent execution. There isn't much to wow you in terms of flavor....More

Thank Darthharvey
Reviewed 24 September 2017

A bustling place on a rainy afternoon! We enjoyed the beer selection and the roof top seating. The crowd was energetic and friendly.

Thank LeoJ3
Reviewed 21 September 2017

That is their slogan. Its a total locals hangout, but with good drinks at fantastic prices, and it doesn't hurt that it has a second story balcony that overlooks the heart of downtown Crested Butte on Elk Ave. .... And the food doesn't suck either...More

Thank Christopher C
Reviewed 6 September 2017

I came to The Eldo a few years ago with a friend and remembered how fun the upstairs outside patio was - very lively & fun overlooking the street below. So as I was staying another night In Crested Butte this was my first place...More

Thank vagabondginger
Reviewed 11 August 2017

A great dive bar for drinks and people watching. Highly recommend! Sit outside on the deck and take in that Colorado air. We would sit outside and watch the storms roll in. We didn't eat this time around, but the food looked like typical bar...More

Thank RubiBleu66
Reviewed 17 July 2017

The oldest bar in Crested Butte and a local hang out. Good cheap drinks in a nice, dark, but fun bar. Good music in the evenings and if you dare, try the mystery shot! 6 bagged bottles and one roll of the dice! Fun for...More

Thank Doug B
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Stopped here for food and beer as part of a roadtrip to Crested Butte. Seriously good beer brewed here by a fastidious head brewer. Good range/variety of beers. Ate burgers of excellent quality - all fresh produce used. Table football was a hit for my...More

Thank Ian I
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
3:00 PM - 2:00 AM
3:00 PM - 2:00 AM
3:00 PM - 2:00 AM
3:00 PM - 2:00 AM
3:00 PM - 2:00 AM
3:00 PM - 2:00 AM
3:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 215 Elk Ave, Crested Butte, CO 81224-9608
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Crested Butte
  • Phone Number: +1 970-349-6125
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