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Garlic Mike's Italian Cuisine

2674 State Highway 135, Gunnison, CO 81230-9705
+1 970-641-2493
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good19%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (26 reviews)
“bread” (23 reviews)
“shrimp” (13 reviews)
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Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
2674 State Highway 135, Gunnison, CO 81230-9705
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I saw this restaurant on the travel channel so we decided to go- WOW! It was so good. Driving up to the building you would not have expected such good food, but it was terrific. Th wine selection was great, the service was good and...More

Thank Laurie Lynette E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great time at Garlic Mike's on a Saturday night of college graduation weekend. We were a party of 17, often a challenge for any restaurant. The staff at Garlic Mike's made it look like a breeze. Our waiter was a total pro,...More

Thank Worldbutterfly
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Seventeen of us (!) had a great meal Saturday night. They were prepared for us, and Christian was the perfect, attentive server for our crowd which included a child...he was fabulous. The kitchen timed everything perfectly. We were given all the time we wanted, and...More

Thank revjcs
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Garlic Mike's has a great atmosphere. The food was pretty good. Waitress was pleasant and did a good job. It is mostly Italian cuisine. The Garlic French Fries appetizer is very good!!

Thank rgalliger
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

One of my favorite restaurants in Gunnison, Garlic Mike's has a wonderful atmosphere, great service and friendly staff. Perfect for anniversaries, prom, dates... any occasion really. The food is excellent and prepared with thought and care. I've never had a bad meal here! Great wine...More

Thank eCRen19
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Garlic Mike's is probably the VERY best option for Dinner in Gunnison ... A menu packed with many delicious options .. A " Kinda Sorta " Mountain Italian " Restaurant with a menu filled with excellent Steak and Seafood options ... A great selection of...More

Thank Michaelkstevens
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Food is excellent. We called ahead and asked if they could accommodate 13 adults and they requested we come at 730pm, after the dinner rush. No problem. We got out first round of drinks (our only round), 3 baskets of bread, ordered food and promptly...More

Thank Monkeymind44
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

A must when in Gunnison. We stop to eat there every time we are in town. Reasonable price and great food. Friendly service and nice surroundings.

Thank eggcommercial
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

We stopped in Gunnison for the night as we were traveling through Colorado. My husband picked the dinner location and he hit it out if the park by choosing Garlic Mike's! Our toddler loved the Sketti and bread. The Baked Ziti and the Garlic-crusted Prime...More

1  Thank angbeesley
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We've lived here for a decade, and love to come here 2-3 times a year for special occasions. Love the steak alfredo fettucini and the sangrias!

Thank Andrew P
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Dale M
What is the address?
26 October 2015|
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Response from Patricia S | Reviewed this property |
Highway 135 on way to Crested Butte. About three miles out of Gunnison on right side of road near bridge over the Gunnison River.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 4 - USD 31
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2674 State Highway 135, Gunnison, CO 81230-9705
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Gunnison
  • Phone Number: +1 970-641-2493
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Located just 3 miles morth of town on the Gunnison River. East coast Italian Cuisine featuring pasta, seafood, chicken and veal and traditional Italian fare and non traditional daily specials. Creative cocktails and wine list. Dine al fresco style on our covered, heated patio in summer, or a fireside table in winter. Featured on the Travel Channels "Food Paradise"-"Garlic Paradise. A tourists and locals favorite for over 20 years.