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Far View Terrace Restaurant

Mesa Verde National Park, CO
+1 800-449-2288
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good39%
  • Average31%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible4%
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“omelet” (19 reviews)
“tacos” (22 reviews)
“fudge” (7 reviews)
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Mesa Verde National Park, CO
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This place was a little pricy, but the food was fast and tasty. I recommend the Navajo taco! It is perfectly placed for a family needing a quick bit to eat between hikes. Plus, the only options were to pack a picnic or to drive...More

Thank Sheina K
Reviewed 17 December 2017

Had breakfast here after we checked out of the Far View Lodge. They had a reasonable selection of stuff for breakfast. The prices were a bit high for the overall quality of the food. The restaurant itself could have been cleaner. Perhaps a few more...More

Thank Brian R
Reviewed 6 December 2017

We stopped for ice cream and a chance to poke in the gift shop. It was a nice break from the heat outside. This is also the only point where we could get cell reception and internet access.

Thank alexf1347
Reviewed 2 November 2017

To be fair...we were traveling in mid-October so the operations were winding down. Having said that, it is no excuse for bad expensive food especially when it's the "only game in town" so to speak. For those coming into Mesa Verde National Park food options...More

Thank luv2traveltheparks
Reviewed 29 October 2017

The Far View Terrace Restaurant has a convenient location. The food is average. Service is also average.

Thank AAHolt
Reviewed 24 October 2017

As we visited very late in the season, I don't think that there offerings for breakfast were 100 percent. Staff is friendly. Clean. A bit expensive, but doable as there isn't any other place for breakfast in October when we visited! Gift shop right there!

Thank lyn729
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Watched the sun rise eating breakfast is wonderful here. Lots of breakfast options for everyone here. We all need some good nutrition to take all those tours or go on hikes at Mesa Verde.

Thank SantaFeDiva
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

The Terrace is at the top of Mesa Verde, about 20 minutes up from the visitors entrance and offers great breakfast (and lunch) options including an omelette bar and a wide variety of foods. I would recommend going early as business picks up significantly by...More

Thank Patrick G
Reviewed 16 October 2017

We felt stuck eating here, as there was no other decent priced food in the national park. Service was terrible and incredibly slow, food tasted like cardboard, but at least we weren't starving while touring the park.

Thank ColoMama33
Reviewed 16 October 2017

We loved the oatmeal with added goodies for breakfast, but other meals were not that great. They were shutting down for the season and items were being removed from the menu as the food ran out. Everything we had for lunch (once) and dinner (twice)...More

Thank KCBirdLady
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mesa Verde National Park, CO
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Mesa Verde National Park
  • Phone Number: +1 800-449-2288
Casual food-court setting features build-your-own breakfast burrito and omelet station, a yogurt bar and standard breakfast fare. For lunch, daily specials including our signature Navajo Tacos, build your own sandwich bar, a pasta bar and salad station.
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