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Lil's Sushi Bar & Grill

321 Elk Ave, Crested Butte, CO 81224-9407
+1 970-349-5457
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (79 reviews)
“miso salmon” (3 reviews)
“house roll” (2 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Seafood
$$ - $$$
321 Elk Ave, Crested Butte, CO 81224-9407
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Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

We dined at Lil's Sunday evening. Our table of 8 could not stop raving about the excellent food from Sushi to Hot Rock Course. The Miso Salmon was an amazing hit, as well. Our waitress Alex was tremendous, she did not miss a beat!!! Will...More

Thank Shannon M
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

We went in for a late dinner and asked about the most popular rolls. Ended up getting the Cizz, the Crunchy Royal, and the Tempura Lobster. All were delicious, but the Cizz was our favorite. Everything was well prepared and tasted very fresh. I know...More

Thank Lebasi10
Reviewed 14 February 2017

The sushi here is outstanding. The service is also really great. We visit this restaurant with our family each year.

Thank dainnat
Reviewed 19 January 2017

We went to Lil's with the family so it was a mix of age as well as tastes. All the food was outstanding. The sushi was fresh with plenty of unique selections. I loved the tuna and avocado poke. For the non-sushi eaters in the...More

Thank jficek
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

We had a late dinner for New Year's Eve with friends and a lovely meal including staring with some awesome sushi.

Thank Connie T
Reviewed 12 January 2017

My wife and I eat here every trip, fantastic sushi high in the mts. Owner Matthew is a heck of a nice guy.

Thank 258bradz
Reviewed 8 January 2017

The sushi here is fantastic, as are the starters (some of which are actually the size of a main course!). Defintely make sure to book in advance! Or call in and maybe you'll get lucky.

Thank laurakZ6830WU
Reviewed 4 January 2017

You must try the tuna and avocado poke, yummy!! We picked a few rolls to try and they were all wonderful.

Thank Michelle C
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Ate here on New Year's Eve 2016-17. Excellent menu with choice of standard fair and sushi. I have several of the starters and 3 sushi rolls. The dynamo shrimp was fantastic. The sushi was quite good thought not the best I've had. But given that...More

Thank Phil N
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

The one place we always make sure to get reservations before coming to CB. The fillet is always excellent but the sushi is incredible. You must order the cizz roll for appetizer. The service and food is some of the best in cb. They even...More

Thank shanky01
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Lulus Rahmawati M
Do you offer halal food?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 34
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 321 Elk Ave, Crested Butte, CO 81224-9407
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Crested Butte
  • Phone Number: +1 970-349-5457
  • E-mail
We are known as having the highest quality fish in town. Our fish is flown in 6 days a week within 24 hours from the docks. We offer a nightly happy hour every night at the bar from 5:30-6:30. In the summer we have a beautiful patio with heaters...and soon a fire pit table! We are a casual restaurant with a warm friendly charm, just like our town of Crested Butte. Private parties available and reservations are recommended but not needed.