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Ludwig's Restaurant

20 Vail Rd, Vail, CO 81657-5010
+1 970-479-5429
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Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good18%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (19 reviews)
“cotton candy” (7 reviews)
“blintzes” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
20 Vail Rd, Vail, CO 81657-5010
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1 - 10 of 190 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

The kitchen will cook anything, in addition to the buffet, for the same buffet price....which is great, but if you want anything other than regular coffee you can't get out of Ludwigs lovely breakfast glassed-in conservatory dining room for less than $50 which is a...More

Thank Christopher B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've stayed at the Sonnalp many times, always always a great meal, outstanding service and wonderful Swiss atmosphere.

Thank Ronald V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was able to grab the buffet breakfast a couple times during the stay. It was what you'd expect.....eggs, bacon, sausage, hashbrowns. Quality was good.

Thank Dennis M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ludwig's is a great choice for breakfast if you are staying at the Sonnenalp. You really can't find a better selection for breakfast and the service is fantastic. Their pastries are absolutely fantastic and reminiscent of the best of Paris.

Thank jareds220
Reviewed 28 July 2017

The buffet is very impressive. Filled with freshness, quality and impeccable distribution of delicious foods. The service is equally deserving of 5 stars!

Thank IsaTraBu
Reviewed 19 July 2017

How can you beat the breathtaking view outside of Ludwig's for breakfast? You can't. There are no bad seats in the house as you dine overlooking the Gore Creek. The buffet has everything you could imagine including the ability to order off the regular menu...More

Thank DanMDay
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

I ate breakfast at the Sonnenalp a few years ago, and I remember it was lovely. While the atmosphere cannot be beat, the menu prices are now breathtaking. And not in a good way. Three pancakes for $16? A $10 fruit plate? Although the servers...More

Thank Joanna V
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

I love European style brunches. This one was very exceptional. The setting was beautiful and the service was excellent (Sofia). The brunch had a great selection of items., especially fresh fruit. The coffee was outstanding! The even made a different type of eggs Benedict just...More

Thank pat g
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

We visit the Ludwig's for Father's Day brunch. The food is delicious, the setting is magical, and the staff are the best! Hannah & Maria were so helpful & kind. We were happy to see Audrey, our super helpful friend from the Swiss Chalet. Audrey...More

1  Thank Sheila T
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

We have visited the Ludwig's Restaurant at the Sonnenalp every June for for years. It is a breakfast buffet. Includes blintzes, waffles, French toast, hash browns, yogurt bar, oatmeal, pastries, breads, cottage cheese, fruit, veggies, and more. They are usually open 7-11 am, which is...More

2  Thank Sheila T
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kaaberg
29 April 2017|
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Response from Jwghmg | Reviewed this property |
For sure
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GenevieveH396
6 January 2017|
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Response from Debra B | Reviewed this property |
Not for morning brunch when we wee there. Not sure about their evening service.
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westwindsor
11 July 2015|
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Response from SonnenalpVail | Property representative |
Hello! We do not take reservations for breakfast. We shouldn't have a problem accommodating your party. Thanks!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
05:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
05:30 - 22:00
Thursday
05:30 - 22:00
Friday
05:30 - 22:00
Saturday
05:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Vail Rd, Vail, CO 81657-5010
    (W. Meadow Drive)
  • Public Transportation: Complimentary Vail bus route, Village Inn bus stop.
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Vail
  • Phone Number: +1 970-479-5429
  • E-mail
Description
Ludwig's is pleased to offer European cuisine, featuring a menu of entirely gluten-free dishes artfully crafted by our Executive Chef Florian Schwarz. Every item on the menu, including fresh made pastas, bread and desserts, is gluten free. Fresh ingredients, light and healthy, carefully prepared - this is what you can expect with every visit. Ludwig's boasts an award-winning selection of wine, refined European service and attention to detail. Treat yourself to a Vail tradition.
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