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Big Horn Restaurant

401 W Elkhorn Ave, Estes Park, CO 80517-9030
+1 970-586-2792
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good33%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Diner, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
401 W Elkhorn Ave, Estes Park, CO 80517-9030
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

If you are looking for good comfort food, give this place a try. It's a nice little locals joint. Very inexpensive. Able to find parking easily compared to parking downtown. I got the chicken fried chicken with mashed potatoes. Very good. Both were smothered with...More

Thank Jennifer B
Reviewed 2 days ago

Nice family style place with lots of BBQ and other items. Two page menu that was just right for the place. Amazing display of money at the register from around the world and more.

Thank Todd T
Reviewed 4 days ago

Service was good. Good home cooked meals. I have meatloaf, mashed potatoes and succotash. Reasonably priced.

Thank sunshinesteph
Reviewed 6 days ago

We visited here after seeing kids menu online. The kids had PB&J and grilled cheese sandwiches. Service was really friendly and helpful. My husband had an elk burger, which was gamey and my beef burger must have been cooked right next to it because it...More

Thank Katie L
Reviewed 6 days ago

Service was excellent. Lance had several large parties to take care of, but made sure we had what we needed. Portions were huge. If you go away hungry, it's your own fault.

Thank Charliegokc
Reviewed 1 week ago

Two diners can easily share a meal here. The food is "down home" comfort cooking. The gravies are great, the chicken fried chicken was tender and cooked perfectly crispy. The potatoes were fresh and nicely mashed (not overly creamy). The salad bar, though limited in...More

Thank Gail W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a toasty place to enjoy a great breakfast. Servers were helpful and efficient. Coffee was great. So were the pancakes! Bacon side dish was large. Lots of locals. So glad we stopped!

Thank CosmoLady
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped here for lunch. We all ordered different meals. Each one was good and the portions were generous, way bigger than usual lunch places. The home made potato chips were a nice plus.

Thank itchyfeetp
Reviewed 1 week ago

This very casual diner style restaurant was a great place for breakfast on our way to the mountains. Not touristy at all - while we sat there, almost all the other diners were (or appeared to be) locals based on their familiar interaction with the...More

Thank lori397
Reviewed 1 week ago

I would recommend this place to have a great meal. All the employees are very friendly. Best food for all meals.

Thank Diane D
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18 September 2017|
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Response from Steenbk | Reviewed this property |
Sound like you got your answer on the dog issue but we did sit outside. We were there in July so can't help with the hours.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 401 W Elkhorn Ave, Estes Park, CO 80517-9030
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Estes Park
  • Phone Number: +1 970-586-2792
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