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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 2 weeks ago

The service here is impeccable. It’s the food that is lacking. Our apptizer and main courses were luke warm which should not happen in fine dining establishment. The steak was good not excellent.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank pat d
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a dining experience. We even got to see a newlywed couple where the groom sang to his new bride.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank LeanneM1541
Reviewed 31 October 2018

The first time my wife and I dined in the Penrose Room at the Broadmoor resort in Colorado Springs, Colorado, I was startled to see professional golfer Tom Weiskopf strolling down the aisle to meet a table full of golfing buddies and local businessmen who...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 29 October 2018

Be sure you dress nice for an elegant dining experience. They serve a gourmet meal in a romantic environment. Located on top of the Broadmoor, the views of the lake and mountains are spectacular.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank texasdominic
Reviewed 22 October 2018

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

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Lana V
Reviewed 10 October 2018

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

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank Todd H
Reviewed 9 October 2018 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

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Pat M
Reviewed 3 October 2018

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

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Smith H
Reviewed 3 October 2018 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.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank kfamily7
Reviewed 2 October 2018

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.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Patsy S
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Questions & Answers
27 July 2017|
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Response from 3636julianc | 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
  • Food
  • 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, View, Romantic
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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