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Terra Bistro

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352 E Meadow Dr, Vail, CO 81657-4507
+1 970-476-6836
07:30 - 22:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

When in Vail this should be on your list of restaurants to visit! It gets really busy after 7 of course but what restaurant doesn't. Reservations a week in advance is a good idea to get a great table during ski season. Amazing chef everything is fresh and on mark for a true culinary experience.

Thank Vik R
Vail, Colorado
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Not our first time, but absolutely the best! Nick G, our server was out of this world. Attentive, knowledgeable and friendly. The food was amazing. We continue to come back and recommend it to everyone.

Thank heatherpugh08
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant has a wonderful reputation for great food. However, with our last visit, we left thinking that we would never return. Both my husband and I ordered medium rare lamb chops. They were beautifully presented, but mine were almost raw and inedible. My husband's chops were perfectly cooked medium rare. I sent mine back to the kitchen and 20... More 

Thank Lnr7
Austin, Texas
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23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had amazing wine, terrific service, lovely decor, and the menu was vegan friendly and delicious. My favorite upscale restaurant in all of Vail.

1 Thank Chris M
Denver, Colorado
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We looked for a restaurant with good reviews that was close to our hotel and chose Terre Bistro. Our meal was very good. The scallops, pan seared salmon, & mushroom salad were all delicious and service was friendly, professional and attentive.

1 Thank denver60
Greenville, South Carolina
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11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was by far the best meal we had in Vail. The service was fantastic and she gave excellent recommendations on drinks and dishes. Would highly recommend the gnocchi (amazing) and the duck confit. Will definitely be back next time!

3 Thank SC-Gville
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went here twice this trip. Had the vitality salad both times (it's really good). Had the barramundi one time and the salmon the other. Didn't think too much of the barramundi but the salmon was very nice. I like the brussels here are well. A little kick from them. So overall a great place.

1 Thank thefrequenttraveller
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'm very torn with this review. In prior years this restaurant has been one of my favorites - I've always looked forward to dining here at least once a year when in Vail. I was here this past weekend, and sadly, it was just a blah experience. Service was fine but not great. Cocktail list just wasn't fun anymore. Food... More 

Thank jasoncrh
New York City, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were in vail with out family of 7 last week and we made a reservation here 3 weeks before for 8 pm .(Vail winds down at this hour ) I thought the menu was very interesting and the dishes were a fusion of very unique flavors .Spicy and Sweet ,using ingredients you don't ordinarily see on menus .The drink... More 

Thank Margibijou
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First - this will be a thorough review intended for management and probably too long for the casual reader, in short, don't waste your money here, the food is not good. A bit about myself to lend credibility to the criticism that's about to follow: I'm 27, from NYC, and raised by a chef. Growing up on three homecooked meals... More 

Thank David B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
American, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Drinks, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 352 E Meadow Dr, Vail, CO 81657-4507
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Vail
  • Phone Number: +1 970-476-6836
For more than 23 years Terra Bistro has been an essential dining destination for Vail Valley visitors, as well as a lasting favorite among locals. Chef Shawn Miller's adventurous approach to seasonal ingredients yields imaginative, carefully-crafted dishes and ever-changing menus. With a special focus on lighter fare, but with plenty of opportunity for indulgence, our menus naturally accommodate a variety of tastes and dietary restrictions, including gluten allergies and vegans. Accompanying our menus is our extensive wine list presented by our very talented in-house Sommelier. Additionally, we offer a variety Colorado craft beers and our specialty cocktails, inspired by Colorado spirits, are often a highlight of our guest's experience.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?