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Tennessee Pass Cookhouse

259 County Road 29, Leadville, CO 80461
+1 719-486-8114
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  • Average5%
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“lamb” (8 reviews)
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American, Grill, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
259 County Road 29, Leadville, CO 80461
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I have lived in area for awhile and heard great things about this place. We chose to go at lunch and it was fabulous. Service was excellent and they had quite a few choices and the dessert cookie feeds a few people and tops off...More

Thank Pam M
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is more than just great food -- it's an experience. First of all, you NEED reservations, so get on that. You start at the Nordic Center next to Ski Cooper in Leadville, and you will also need to purchase a trail pass. That was...More

Thank colaurado
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you are visiting the mtns of central Colorado, this is a must do! The entire experience is fun-- from arriving at the Nordic Ctr to walking, skiing, or snowshoeing to the yurt for your incredible meal. The views, food, wine, and service are all...More

Thank Shannon G
Reviewed 10 October 2017

We got married here in February 2017. It was spectacular! We all hiked out to the Tennessee Cookhouse it our wedding clothes and boots and got married in 10 degree weather on the Cookhouse's patio! Then we all had an amazing evening of food and...More

Thank Katie P
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

We absolutely love cross country skiing into the yurt. The Servers are extremely friendly and knowledgeable. Will definitely return!

Thank Djsaint
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

If you are adventurous and don't mind a little effort for some great food in awesome surroundings, then give the cookhouse a try. Summer means walking a mile through the forest on a snowshoe trail. The elevation gain is only 300 feet from the start...More

Thank John I
Reviewed 16 July 2017

...but the meal was very underwhelming and way over priced. We had one of everything in our party and if I had to choose the dish I liked it would be the pheasant. Sleeping in the yurt was great fun and the people who work...More

Thank Lisa G
Reviewed 5 April 2017

A friend told us about this place 4 years ago. We tried it out for our anniversary in 2014 (mid Dec) and found it to be one of the best dinning experiences ever! We decided to go there every year for our anniversary and just...More

Thank Tim4243
Reviewed 5 April 2017

The options of dining at the cookhouse are to cross country ski, snowshoe or walk uphill about a mile to reach the yurt. A unique and awesome experience! We arrived about 20 minutes prior to sundown and were fortunate to have a drink on the...More

Thank mad-american-doctor
Reviewed 5 April 2017

This was a wonderful experience. You hike/ski/snowshoe about 1 mile to a Yurt. Nice walk, beautiful forest, great views of the mountains. Get there before your meal so you can enjoy a drink on the deck with the panaramic views. Food was exceptionally good; had...More

Thank Kytherababe
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Mike T
10 April 2016|
Response from Randalst | Property representative |
Hello Mike! We're happy to hear you really enjoyed Roxanne's cookies! We'd be happy to ship some out to you, but the recipe at this time is not out to share :) . We hope to see you all again this winter & thanks for... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 259 County Road 29, Leadville, CO 80461
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Leadville
  • Phone Number: +1 719-486-8114
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