We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Metate Room

1 Navajo Rd, Far View Lodge, Mesa Verde National Park, CO
+1 970-529-4422
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (21 reviews)
“trout” (28 reviews)
“mashed potatoes” (12 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
CUISINES
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1 Navajo Rd, Far View Lodge, Mesa Verde National Park, CO
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (550)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 511 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

We stayed at the Far View and came here for dinner. The view was beautiful as the sun set. They recommended reservations, which we made, but we came an hour earlier than the reservation we made, and was seated promptly.... I guess it might be...More

Thank greenham01
Reviewed 4 days ago

We were exhausted and we were starving when we were ready to leave the Mesa Verde National Park, and after our totally unappetizing meal at the Far View Terrance Cafe fro lunch, we were not holding out much hope that this would be any better,...More

Thank lmorodomi
Reviewed 5 days ago

The view alone is worth a stop here but the food is very good. Try to time it so you can watch the sunset - so gorgeous. Restaurant is quiet since there is no WiFi, cell phone service, etc. So peaceful. Reservations are suggested. This...More

Thank Cliff and Patri... M
Reviewed 1 week ago

The good news is that you can eat here very reasonably if you choose the right entree, remembering that you are in a national park and many miles from any other non-park restaurants, so "reasonably" is defined differently. For dinner I had the lamb T-bone...More

Thank parksvisitor
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had dinner here one evening, and were more than pleasantly surprised. The food was absolutely delicious. We started with the lobster and corn bisque. So yummy. I had the trout for dinner. The portion was too much for me to eat, but I tried...More

Thank crystal543
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Try the peach mule if you like peach and/or ginger beer! It's my new favorite drink!! Loved the mushroom dinner - it was fantastic. The key lime pie is oddly served on an oreo crust, but was still good. I was a little sad that...More

Thank Andrea M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was great, prices higher, but to eat and see the view is beyond. The staff was very accommodating and did everything to make our stay wonderful

Thank Margaret B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our experience in national parks is that the food can be spotty. That was not the case here. We had the chili relleno and a filet and both were very good. Kyle, our server, handled us very professionally. When the manager came over to talk,...More

Thank edward d
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our visit to Mesa Verde NP coincided with my wife's birthday, so I booked at table at the Metate Room to celebrate her entry to a new decade of lliving. We were very happy with the service and the food. She had the elk wellington...More

Thank dragonfishGA
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have mixed feelings about this restaurant. My husband's elk wellington with "red wine reducton" (sic) was perfectly cooked but the accompanying brussel sprouts were simply dreadful. Likewise, my pette filet (sic) was cooked medium rare, as requested but the charring on the outside was...More

Thank Youngrose
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Thai Cortez
261 reviews
12.04 km away
Far View Terrace Restaurant
385 reviews
.66 km away
Spruce Tree Terrace Cafe
37 reviews
11.80 km away
Nearby Attractions
Cliff Palace
1,100 reviews
10.32 km away
Balcony House
689 reviews
11.10 km away
Colorado Welcome Center
204 reviews
12.34 km away
Ute Mountain Casino
66 reviews
18.01 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Metate Room staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Navajo Rd, Far View Lodge, Mesa Verde National Park, CO
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Mesa Verde National Park
  • Phone Number: +1 970-529-4422
Description
Mesa Verde Metate Room Restaurant received "Award of Culinary Excellence" from the American Culinary Federation Colorado Chefs Association in the area of sustainable cuisine. Colorful Native American artwork surrounds you as you enjoy our award winning, contemporary menu inspired by regional heritage foods and flavorings. We do take reservations within 24 hours of your stay. Walk-ins are welcome based on business, however reservations are strongly recommended.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing