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Silver Dollar Saloon

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315 Harrison Ave, Leadville, CO 80461-3611
+1 719-486-9914
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Cheyenne, Wyoming
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are looking for one place that gives you a sense of Leadville history and the Boom Days that created it, The Silver Dollar is the one place you cannot miss. The walls are lined with pictures of everyone & anyone in the history & growth of Leadville. A great place to wet your whistle and relax and meet... More 

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Sainte-Sophie, Canada
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20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

This place is simply a placce to be when you pass by Leadville, it is a bar, but all the decoration is in memories....

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Frisco, Colorado
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28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Leadville has a long mining history back to the late 1800's when it was a boom town. this saloon captures that history with the atmosphere inside. so it is very interesting to go in and see it. although it is a bit run down. since it is a saloon, have a beer or two. would not recommend it for dining.... More 

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Thornton, Colorado
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31 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

What a cool place! We came in and were pleasantly surprised at the overall look and feel of the "Old West" feel. Our bartender was so nice and gave us money for the jukebox. The drinks are great, limited menu for food. However, there are usually a few food trucks parked right outside to feed you. Lots of antiques and... More 

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Kansas City, Missouri
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

This was my first stop after setting up camp on a recent trip to Leadville. I poked my head inside and was drawn in by the décor. It's hard to describe all of the things on the walls in here, not to mention the beautiful, dark wood bar, walls and trim. Needless to say there is plenty to keep you... More 

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Jacksonville, Florida
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27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

If you are looking for a fun place to fill your tummy and wet your whistle, you might want to visit this historic landmark in Leadville, Colorado. It has the original bar and accessories from the time of the old miners and outlaws. Lots of memorabilia on the walls. It even retains the original wood plank sidewalk outside. I was... More 

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Southlake, Texas
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569 reviews
372 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Walking into this bar is walking into living history. The bar was carried there in covered wagon in the 1800's. Nice midway stop between aspen and Denver.

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Carmel, Indiana
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48 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

We drove through Leadville on our way to Aspen. So much history in this old mining town. My husband and I love stopping at local haunts so we had to check out the Silver Dollar Saloon. The building has so much character, original bar and mirrors from 1860, just so much history. We ordered a couple of cheeseburgers and beers.... More 

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mincie
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50 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

After riding the train my wife and I tried it for lunch today. We love history and this place has some and has been around since early 1800's. My wife ordered a chicken salad with chili and I had rib eye steak sand. Philly style. Both average at best. Very limited menu and staff friendly. Go in and see the... More 

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Dubuque, Iowa
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

Like many other tourists, we stopped in for a taste of Leadville history and a casual drink. We got that -- but not much more. It is fun to go inside and check out the memorabilia, but one can't help but feel that the staff is sort of tired of all of the tourists. The place has WiFi -- Silver... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 315 Harrison Ave, Leadville, CO 80461-3611
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Leadville
  • Phone Number: +1 719-486-9914
Description
A bar/restaurant full of history and memorabilia. Great food and hospitality. Photos allowed and info on the back of the menu.

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