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Pine Creek Cookhouse

) #22 of 112 Restaurants in Aspen $$ - $$$ American, , Vegetarian Friendly
11399 Castle Creek Road, Aspen, CO 81611
+1 970-925-1044
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good17%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
11399 Castle Creek Road, Aspen, CO 81611
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11 - 20 of 265 reviews

Reviewed 26 February 2017

This place is A1 Great food terrific service beautiful place and location Everything about this plays is classy Been here several times in the last few years Can't be reached by car in winter

Thank Gerard G
Reviewed 20 February 2017

If you do the skiing option, you really earn your dinner here! You hands down, cannot beat the scenery, skiing or riding around at 10k feet. Such a cool spot, you can make a whole day of it if you're looking for some time off...More

Thank peeterbraand
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

We brought a party of 23 to enjoy a Christmas Eve sleigh ride and dinner at Pine Creek Cookhouse. The sleigh ride was AMAZING--the cowboys that managed the horses and guided the sleigh were friendly and charismatic. We sang Christmas carols and enjoyed the beautiful...More

Thank TexasHaHa
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

We did the carriage ride and dinner at cook house and it was a beautiful trip and unique experience. We are very glad that we did it- however they lost one star for their service. Everyone there seemed to be annoyed or bothered to be...More

Thank elizabethfr
Reviewed 5 February 2017

We did the sleigh ride to the Cook House, and it was very enjoyable. The food and service at the restaurant were outstanding, the best we had during our time in Aspen. Expensive, but we'll worth it!

Thank Linda A
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Was recommended to do this experience by the hotel. 120 pp for dinner. Well- that didn't include the 55 pp sleigh ride up and back nor any wine or beverage and the menu was basic. The menu was full of add ons. Well OK. I...More

Thank 147Adventure
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

We had an amazing day x country skiing to this restaurant. The food was amazing , the service was great. It is a hidden treasure just outside of Aspen .

Thank barringMelbourne
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

You can choose to take the sleigh or cross country ski to this restaurant in the valley. First try the hot apple cider. On arrival at the restaurant you walk into a beautiful log cabin and everything still feels like Christmas. Buffalo steaks seem to...More

Thank martynsnook
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Pine Creek Cook House is a very unique place. In the winter, you have options on how you choose to get to the restaurant. You can Cross Country ski on trails, take a horse drawn sleigh or hoof it up the road. They serve lunch...More

4  Thank Powernomad
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Let me begin by saying that this is a very unique place. You have to snowshoe, cross country ski or take a horse drawn sleigh about a mile and a half to get to the restaurant down a snowy path. But once you're there, you're...More

Thank Seaurchineceviche
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Questions & Answers
31 March 2017|
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Response from Guana46 | Reviewed this property |
Call the restaurant. Like many places in Aspen, they are seasonal. A lot of places close mid to end of October until December.
7 March 2017|
Response from DownhillSkier67 | Reviewed this property |
I think so but I suggest calling Pine Creek Cookhouse to be sure.
16 October 2016|
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Response from jpmd2002 | Reviewed this property |
In the winter, you can do sleigh rides around the downtown area. You cannot take a sleigh from Aspen to Pine Creek Cookhouse. The sleigh ride to the restaurant starts at the cross county ski center in Ashcroft and lasts... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
USD 35
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:45 - 13:45
18:30 - 21:00
11:45 - 13:45
18:30 - 21:00
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18:30 - 21:00
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11:45 - 13:45
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18:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11399 Castle Creek Road, Aspen, CO 81611
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Aspen
  • Phone Number: +1 970-925-1044
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