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Sweetwater Grill - CLOSED

811 Yampa St, Steamboat Springs, CO 80487
+1 970-879-9500
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good24%
  • Average18%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible12%
27 May 2014
“Great Experience for Large Group”
7 Apr 2014
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Bar, Seafood, International, Contemporary, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
811 Yampa St, Steamboat Springs, CO 80487
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Reviewed 27 May 2014

We had over 30+ people visiting Steamboat, and we needed a venue that combined a view, with decent food, a private room, plus cope with 15 children under the age of 12. Steamboat Grill got top marks for dealing with this challenge. We had a...More

Thank CathH-C
Reviewed 8 April 2014

Mercifully, Sweetwater is closed forever. Good luck to the new owner of and the new establishment which will eventually open here. It's a beautiful property and location. Sweatwater's owner could never get the act together and are moving on to open a nightclub on Lincoln.

3  Thank Charles043
Reviewed 27 March 2014

So disappointed that we wasted some of our precious vacation time here when there are so many great restaurants in Steamboat. Overpriced Ceasar salad - just lettuce with a tiny bit of dressing - nothing special. Our steaks were ok and my daughter tried the...More

2  Thank ztrips
Reviewed 5 March 2014

The Duck Quesadilla appetizer was OK for starters (but about 50% overpriced at $12). All steeply down hill after that. The "CAB" (Certified Angus Beef) Strip Steak is a purchasing embarrassment which reflects that the new chef doesn't stand a chance if the owners are...More

1  Thank Charles043
Reviewed 26 February 2014

We have been regular visitors of Sweetwater for a few years and have always enjoyed each visit and the food. This time, not so much. Our waitress was slow, forgetful and not very good but probably felt she could be with the automatic 20% gratuity...More

2  Thank LisaP258
Reviewed 26 February 2014

Had apres ski drinks and then dinner at this restuarant. Half off on ALL food and drinks between 4 & 6. It was a great deal. Many nice choices. Beautiful view of the Yampa River and Howlensen Ski Hill. We all completely enjoyed ourselves. My...More

Thank carpediem09
Reviewed 21 February 2014

Sweetwater has really turned things around with the new menu, new chef, and new changes! The menu is creative and delicious. The level of service is excellent - Wine list is impressive - great happy deals too--Kobe Beef Sliders are delicious and only $10! We...More

Thank azoltani
Reviewed 19 February 2014

I'm glad we tried the new menu at Sweetwater Grill. Previously we were not impressed. However, this time we had a table of 5 and we all really enjoyed our meals. I had the appetizer special (prime rib sliders) as my meal. It was sooooo...More

Thank DanaKell
Reviewed 16 February 2014

Slider appetizer for $20 outrageous. Small Caesar salad about same size as large one, but just lettuce, minimal dressing and pepperoncini peppers!! Almost inedible. Scallops entree good but sauce was too sweet and garlic mashed potatoes also very sweet. Eggplant with tomato sauce appetizer was...More

1  Thank mikeforney
Reviewed 11 February 2014

The staff in general is rude and slow. The bar staff have a terrible attitude and over charge all the time. Gets rough at night.More

Thank Diane J
SteamboatJoe, General Manager at Sweetwater Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 13 February 2014

Diane, why are you writing this review in February 2014 about a visit in November 2013? If you did visit us in November 2013 then we have made some major changes that you should know about. We are no longer doing late night music at...More

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 811 Yampa St, Steamboat Springs, CO 80487
  • Public Transportation: One block from Lincoln Ave (Rt 40 or sometimes referred to as Main St) at approximately 8th and Yampa St.
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Steamboat Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 970-879-9500
  • E-mail
Sweetwater Grill is a casual family dining restaurant bringing a new vibe to the Valley on the beautiful Yampa River. Our newly remodeled restaurant and lounge is the definition of modern casual elegance. Enjoy affordable New American cuisine created by our chefs incorporating many seasonal and locally grown products. You can also join us for happy hour and live acoustic music on our amazing new roof top deck overlooking the river. We also feature a lower deck and contemporary lounge all of which offer a unique, fun atmosphere from which to choose. Open seven days per week serving lunch and dinner year round. We look forward to serving you!
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