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Penrose Room

1 Lake Ave, Located on the Penthouse level of the South Tower, Colorado Springs, CO 80906-4269
+1 866-443-9426
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good10%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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French, American, European, International, Contemporary
1 Lake Ave, Located on the Penthouse level of the South Tower, Colorado Springs, CO 80906-4269
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Reviewed yesterday

My husband and I spent a few days at The Broadmoor for his 70th Birthday. We decided the Penrose was a must for such a celebration. We were right! First of all the view is amazing. We watched the sunset from the lounge area. But...More

Thank Lana V
Reviewed 1 week ago

I took my mother to the Penrose Room for her 85th birthday. The staff went out of their way to make it a perfect choice for her special day. The service was superb!!! The food was excellent and served exactly on time. They had a...More

Thank Todd H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We celebrated our 50th wedding anniversary here The meals were outstanding. The views gorgeous! The service was very attentive. My only disappointment was the servers were too attentive and unaware of our onversation. Mid story, the server would interrupt and place a dish in front...More

Thank Pat M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food and service are both exquisite but be prepared to pay five star prices. We save our visits for special occasions.

Thank Smith H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing detail down to knowing everywhere we went greeting us with happy anniversary. The plate with our first dish had happy anniversary written on it.

Thank kfamily7
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A late lunch was enjoyable, until the bill arrived. Had large, usual type salads, breads, and a glass of wine. The 4 of us thought it was a bit overrated, altho the service and courtesy was excellent.

Thank Patsy S
Reviewed 17 August 2018

We booked this for our wedding anniversary. We recommend the three-course meal. The service was excellent as was the food; as one of the reviewers wrote, be prepared for small portions. Formal wear is expected. Gentlemen must wear a suit jacket; if necessary, one can...More

Thank BR2412
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Recently had a large business dinner here while staying at The Broadmoor. The food was fantastic but be prepared for very small portions, so if you’re used to the large portions at most US restaurants and arrive hungry you may still be hungry when you...More

Thank aaammgb
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

From a bygone era, a tacky imitation of fine dining. Those under the age of 50 are unlikely to feel welcome. Atmosphere & ambience were terrible, we walked out before our pre dinner cocktails were finished. Gentlemen must wear a jacket, which they can provide,...More

Thank JamieDumbill
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Truly an amazing dining experience. A restaurant on the top of the World famous Broadmoor Hotel in Colorado Springs with amazing views and even more amazing food. The setting is wonderful. Be sure to take the time to stroll around the lake and have a...More

Thank cathybremer2015
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Questions & Answers
27 July 2017|
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Response from Julian C | Reviewed this property |
I think a jacket would be required for dinner. It is a formal setting.
27 July 2017|
Response from 5280Fam | Reviewed this property |
They have jackets you can borrow, but they require them for the men, not sure what the dress code is for children.
5 September 2016|
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Response from DGfromDallas | Reviewed this property |
Definitely a sports jacket or suit. And yes--TIE.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, View
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Lake Ave, Located on the Penthouse level of the South Tower, Colorado Springs, CO 80906-4269
    (Lake Circle)
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  El Paso County  >  Colorado Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 866-443-9426
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  • This restaurant is at The Broadmoor
Colorado’s only Forbes Five Star, AAA Five Diamond restaurant and a Broadmoor institution. Former French Laundry Sous Chef and now Penrose Room Chef de Cuisine Max Robbins is at the helm bringing his expertise with contemporary French and American creations that emphasize the freshest local ingredients. Our sommeliers will navigate you through the extensive international wine list to perfectly pair each memorable course. In conclusion, to your impeccable meal, a collection of dessert temptations awaits to delight your palate. Dance the night away to the sounds of our live trio and vocalist in the classic, stylish atmosphere. Jackets Required, dressy denim is acceptable.
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