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Cosmopolitan Telluride

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301 West San Juan, Telluride, CO 81435 (San Juan Avenue and Aspen Street)
+1 970-728-1292
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17:00 - 21:30
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51 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our dinner experience at Cosmopolitan was delightful. We were hoping to find a fine dining for our last night in Telluride, and were fortunate enough to reserve a spot. The service was friendly and professional, and our food was cooked to perfection (BBQ salmon!). We very highly recommend Cosmopolitan for anyone looking for a high quality and fine dining dinner... More 

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Thank Bomar2012
Santa Cruz, California
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Wow. Their calamari was insanely good. Their filet was unreal. Drinks were on it, and the couple next to us gave us a riot of a good time. Friendly faces, great food

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Thank logicalsurfwriter
Telluride, Colorado
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Our family frequents the Cosmopolitan every time we visit Telluride. Consistently good food, excellent service and nice atmosphere.

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Thank David R
Columbus, Ohio
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72 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

Excellent menu, food well prepared. Great cocktails. Staff was very accommodating when we asked to be seated at a table outside of the main restaurant.

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Thank fannyfrance2010
bkmbmm
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29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

This review is not just about our service, but what also happened to an 8 top, 6 top and two other 2 tops, as we were all sitting in the same area. I would NEVER go back and definitely NOT recommend, which is too bad since the food was really good. When I told our concierge about our experience, she... More 

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Thank bkmbmm
Chad S, Owner at Cosmopolitan Telluride, responded to this review

Dear bkmbmm, I am so completely sorry to about your unacceptable service and experience at the restaurant. Please know that the person unable to take care of your table has been dismissed. I certainly would not blame you if you decide not to come back, but would really like to have a second chance as you mentioned you liked the... More 

Englewood, Colorado
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46 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

Enjoyed sitting at the bar and having a few appetizers and great martinis! Very crowded night, but the bartender and wait staff were great!

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Thank Cristina C
Chad S, Owner at Cosmopolitan Telluride, responded to this review

Cristina C, Thank you for the nice review and for taking the time to write one. Thrilled you enjoyed yourself. More 

New York City, New York
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61 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

We were looking forward to dinner at Cosmopolitan based on previous visits but found our meals lackluster. Not bad, just not stellar. For example, someone ordered a sushi roll made with apples - sounded interesting - but the apple slices in the roll was not crisp so the overall taste was dull. It was mentioned to wait staff. She was... More 

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Kansas City, Missouri
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282 reviews
182 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

My wife had the filet mignon and pronounced it perfectly cooked and seasoned. I had the heirloom tomatoes goat cheese which was very good. Then I had the cobb salad and it was very good. We had a riesling and it was very sweet even more than normal. It was an early Friday night and there were a dozan open... More 

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Thank nighthawk779
Texas
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

This is our second visit to this restaurant. First time being three years ago. Atmosphere is fun but with a nice dining white table cloth setting. Wonderful menu and food is superb!!! Everyone totally satisfied and ready to go back again.

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Thank LAB-NM
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

A beautiful bar/restaurant with a great happy hour and killer sushe and wonderful cosmopolitans!!! The bartenders and wait staff are the best. Put it on your list and be sure to get there

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 31 - USD 70
Cuisine
American, Sushi
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:30
Monday
17:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:30
Thursday
17:00 - 21:30
Friday
17:00 - 21:30
Saturday
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 301 West San Juan, Telluride, CO 81435
    (San Juan Avenue and Aspen Street)
  • Public Transportation: The bus and the gondola are available for free and stops in front of the Cosmopolitan.
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Telluride
  • Phone Number: +1 970-728-1292
Description
Once a grand saloon in the thriving mining camp of Telluride, The Cosmopolitan is now home to the fresh, innovative creations of Chad Scothorn, who has received national attention and praise for his original, fresh approach to food preparation. Serving dinner nightly, this elegantly simple 80 seat restaurant is located in the newly remodeled luxurious Hotel Columbia at the base of the Gondola. Known locally as "the Cosmo", the custom cherry wood bar is the perfect place to unwind.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?