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Idlewild Spirits Distillery

78737 US Hwy 40, Unit 1000, Winter Park, CO 80482
+1 970-281-5773
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Open Now
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm Hours
American, Bar, Fusion, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
78737 US Hwy 40, Unit 1000, Winter Park, CO 80482
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We had a late dinner of small plates and a variety of cocktails. The Brussels Sprouts are amazing, wedge salad was great, wings and thighs are a must. We tried the Teqila Mockingbird, white whiskey mule, shrub spritz, Manhattan and an Austin Flowers. All were...More

Thank Taos776
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

A hidden gem tucked away below the street is Where you find this place. Cozy seating and legit bartenders. We had a small plate of Brussels sprouts that my husband had over a year ago and would not shut up about; they were pretty tasty....More

Thank BlyAway
Reviewed 19 August 2018

This is a combo distillery and bar and restaurant. BUT it is a bar more than anything else. These folks are cocktails driven, Craft at that. Sitting at the bar we learned that all the well is their own. I wish they had a true...More

Thank JosephXJ
Reviewed 8 August 2018

I've been going here since they opened 2 years ago and haven't been disappointed yet. No surprise this place is always full of locals. The food, atmosphere, and especially the liquor is always just right. Paul, Michelle, and the whole staff really are just great...More

Thank BGBryan
Reviewed 6 August 2018

I enjoyed the atmosphere and everything I tried at Idlewild. The owner, Jeff, took great care of us and provided free samples since it was our first visit. I like his style. With a lot of turnover in a mountain town like Winter Park, I...More

Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

If you’re in winter park, Colorado, and need a gin or a whiskey fix look no further... get a gin or whiskey flight at idlewind distillery and have a taste of some exciting drops from this region. We ate well and enjoyed a few drinks...More

Thank Wolfgang L
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful place. The atmosphere is cozy and the food was amazing. The Wedge salad was one of the best. I had the Saturn which featured their hibiscus gin. So good!!!Watching the bartender mix drinks was fun as each one was unique. So glad...More

Thank mangelkelly
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Wonderful! They are a distillery, so you get some great new products to try. Their craft cocktails are unique and tasty. I had the Corpse Reviver #3. Mmmmm! For dinner, I had the amazing Brussel Sprouts and the bacon wrapped jalapeños. So tasty, but not...More

Thank Sindy M
Reviewed 10 July 2018

We stopped in for dinner. It really is more of a bar but it had some really yummy small bites. We had the wedge salad, shisito peppers and pork dish and some buffalo sliders. Really tasty. Do make reservations because it is a busy spot.

Thank DandMRidgefield_CT
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

We ran into this place on recommendations from the hotel staff, it was a great time and food was very good. The staff was friendly and they let us try multiple drinks being made. The coffee liquer is fantastic and hits the spot in some...More

Thank Oly28
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 7 - USD 20
American, Bar, Fusion, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
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Open Hours
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 78737 US Hwy 40, Unit 1000, Winter Park, CO 80482
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Grand County  >  Winter Park
  • Phone Number: +1 970-281-5773
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A distillery pub, serving a wide selection of craft cocktails, wine, one of the best beer selections in town, and small plate/tapas fare. Visit our website to book a tour or stop in any time to sample some tasters or a cocktail.
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