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Russell's Restaurant

228 Bridge St, Ste 200, Vail, CO 81657-4584
+1 970-476-6700
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“crab legs” (15 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
228 Bridge St, Ste 200, Vail, CO 81657-4584
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Reviewed 22 June 2015

Great steakhouse atmosphere in Vail Village. Would highly recommend for an evening dinner where you want to dress up. Walking distance to most of the properties in Vail Village and Lionshead, or just a quick shuttle ride to. Great steak and pasta dishes.

Thank hustedms
Reviewed 6 June 2015

if you want a good meal you cant make a mistake to go to russell"s,the food is fantastic, my son arthur takes me there every time i am in vail.prices are good and the vine list is excellent. i would say it is the place...More

Thank Harro S
Reviewed 6 May 2015

Surf or turf? Went because of the previous reviews. Dated décor in a good location. Unfortunately, the menu could use some updating too. If you sit by a limited window seat, you might be a little more forgiving but for the prices you pay, you...More

Thank gene a
Reviewed 27 April 2015

This past weekend the restaurant was having a special of 50% off all entree's. So myself and a few coworkers went out to enjoy ourselves. After a bottle of wine to start off dinner, we tried almost every appetizer they had available. Unfortunately they ran...More

Thank Devon R
Reviewed 2 April 2015 via mobile

A little noisy and crazy on a Friday night, next time we will request a quieter table. Food was good, the crab legs will be on my mind until I visit again next year. The ribs are also to die for. Great little spot right...More

Thank Dave C
Reviewed 26 March 2015

You really expect a steak house to deliver a steak cooked to order, so I was bummed to see my rib-eye (though in a tasty teriyaki sauce), an over done "medium" when the waiter assured that my "medium rare" order would be exactly right. The...More

Thank Grammycoco
Reviewed 18 March 2015

The staff was curt - from the hostess to the waitress. If their overwhelmed by the volume of guests that cycle through this popular stop than they need additional training to overcome the anxiety they exude. As much as I wanted this recommendation to be...More

1  Thank OICU8here2
Reviewed 10 March 2015

Russell's is a rustic steakhouse on Bridge Street. We were there on a Saturday night and it was busy. It was so noisy inside, it made conversation difficult. The service was great, though and the food was good, but arrived cold. We started with the...More

Thank c685710
Reviewed 10 March 2015 via mobile

But food is still good. Have been to Russell's twice this year. I go for the lamb chops they serve on Saturday. The first time they were out of lamb chops by 6:30. The second time my husband's steak was not cooked properly. Management made...More

1  Thank Cathy G
Reviewed 5 March 2015

We have been dining in Vail as tourists for almost a week now and have yet to have a complaint anywhere. Russell's was no different. Dining in Vail is going to come at a hefty price and you should be prepared to pay when having...More

Thank KyleCarpenter
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
USD 25 - USD 45
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 228 Bridge St, Ste 200, Vail, CO 81657-4584
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Vail
  • Phone Number: +1 970-476-6700
Just across the Covered Bridge in Vail Village is Bridge Street's warm, cozy and oldest steak house - Russell's. We have a friendly, relaxing atmosphere with wonderful Creekside dining. Russell's features dry aged Certified Angus beef, along with delightful fish entrees and world-renowned Alaskan King Crab Legs. One side dish that you can't pass up is our scalloped potatoes - baked with onions, bacon and cheese with a golden brown top. A lot of our staff members have been with us for 20 years or more. Come by and see for yourself why the locals and staff love Russell's. We take great pride in serving premier steaks and seafood in the most enjoyable and accommodating restaurant in Vail. Reservations recommended.
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