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The Blonde Bear Tavern

Edelweiss Lodge and Spa, 106 Sutton Pl, Taos Ski Valley, NM 87525
+1 575-737-6900
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good31%
  • Average3%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“pasta” (3 reviews)
“beef stew” (2 reviews)
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European, Bar, Wine Bar
$$ - $$$
Edelweiss Lodge and Spa, 106 Sutton Pl, Taos Ski Valley, NM 87525
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Reviewed 18 June 2018

The Blonde Bear is both a lively cocktail lounge and an excellent bistro. It has a bit of sophisticated vibe and crowd. Fancy cocktails are the forte at the bar where you can expect excellent service. Fresh lime Margaritas are quite popular as well as...More

Thank Pasomonte
Reviewed 17 March 2018

Great service and the food was wonderful. Highly recommend this place. Try to get there before the lifts close to get a good spot.

Thank Tammy L
Reviewed 10 March 2018

There were six of us for dinner and they did a great job. A minor problem was that the chicken pot pie, which was delicious, was not as hot as i like and they had it back in about two minutes.

Reviewed 21 February 2018

Taos is very casual by nature and this is probably the most "formal" dining experience. Food is great, space could be cuter (192 at the Blake is a tad more chic) but the menu is great, the service is good and you have to get...More

Thank AMW30
Reviewed 7 February 2018

Food was excellent as was the service. Price wasn't any higher than any other place around there. It was nice to be able to just go downstairs, have a drink while your meal is being prepared and haul it back up to your room. (your...More

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 18 January 2018

The food here was delicious, the place was lively, and the service was great. The best place for dinner on the mountain. Definitely recommend!

Thank Alexandra V
Reviewed 4 January 2018

After 5 hours of driving, my friends and I were starving, so we arrived right at 5pm for dinner. There's a comfortable couch area and nice bar scene, but diners are given the back room--more formal, with proper tables. I think the bar room would...More

Thank fushilou
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

If you’re in the Taos ski Valley this is a must for dinner. Lots of wine and cocktail choices. Terrific food. Great service from Kim. Some of the best desserts I have ever had. Something for everyone on the menu.

Thank Mragan22
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

We ate at the BBT after 6 hours on the road. The service was a little slow to start off with and the greeter wasn’t at the door so when we went to seat ourselves someone came up to move us to a two top...More

1  Thank Ashley P
Reviewed 21 March 2017

We don't have much to say about this place as far a positive, the food was good, the service was lacking, and the front door let a lot of smoke in from people going outside to have a drag, which was a drag for us.We...More

Thank texasdude32
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 45
European, Bar, Wine Bar
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Edelweiss Lodge and Spa, 106 Sutton Pl, Taos Ski Valley, NM 87525
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Taos County  >  Taos Ski Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 575-737-6900
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Skiing originated in Europe and was refined in world-famous resorts throughout the Alps. The Blonde Bear Tavern gives you a taste of classic dishes from those regions interpreted through the casual laid-back attitude for which Taos Ski Valley is known.
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