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Far View Lounge

) #31 of 42 Restaurants in Cortez $$ - $$$ American, ,
1 Naijo Hill, Mesa Verde National Park, Cortez, CO
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  • Excellent12%
  • Very good50%
  • Average23%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“fries” (2 reviews)
“metate room” (10 reviews)
“prickly pear” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
1 Naijo Hill, Mesa Verde National Park, Cortez, CO
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the lounge in the second floor at the Far View Lodge. Very nice sandwich menu, and a view to die for. Staff is wonderful. Prices are fair.

Thank wcarlucci
Reviewed 4 July 2017

It may be that our waiter was new, but it took forever to get our food. There were 3 of us and each thought the selection was just OK. The staff we encountered were very polite and friendly. The views are beautiful

Thank Carol J
Reviewed 22 June 2017

If you stop in here while touring Mesa Verde park,ask for the BBQ as it is tops in my book.Prices are not too bad either.

Thank booneyrat
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

We had drinks and the warm cheese dip which was delicious. Service was great but unfortunately there was a wedding inside so was noisy. It was fairly expensive too.

Thank NettyA
Reviewed 16 June 2017

The restaurant on the lower level (Metate room) was pretty expensive for a family vacation and required reservations, so this was a better alternative since we were traveling with kids. Would have been great if they had some vegetarian options on the menu other than...More

Thank Maude1973
Reviewed 30 May 2017

A outstanding panoramic view in a laid-back setting. Good food (appetizers), friendly service, and enjoyable early evening.

Thank Ingo46
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

We went to the lounge since we were half an hour early for our dinner reservation. Location is so convenient and views are stunning. Our service was poor and rude at times. Drinks are limited but the margarita was good. In retrospect could have brought...More

Thank LAAFood1
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Stayed at the Far View Lodge and tried the lounge one night ... because that is the only night I could get helped!! Pulled Pork Sandwich was really good as was the fries ...

Thank vchristen
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Not always the best choice to stay on opening day. A lot of amenities in the park are not open or we just had bad luck with our timing. Luckily we had sandwich fixings. The room is very nice, amazing views from our room, very...More

Thank tollhousetart
Reviewed 8 November 2016

We ate in the Far View Lounge because Metate Room required reservations -- we not advised of that when we checked in. Servoce -- short staffed. Waiter had to go downstairs to restaurant to get hot water for tea. Brought the hot water but no...More

Thank Nancy W
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American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Naijo Hill, Mesa Verde National Park, Cortez, CO
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Cortez
Located in the Far View Lodge
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