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900 Moraine Ave, Estes Park, CO 80517-8201
+1 970-586-2171
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Today
07:00 - 20:30
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Hours:
Mon 07:00 - 19:30
Tue 07:30 - 19:30
Wed 07:00 - 19:30
Thu 07:30 - 19:30
Fri - Sun 07:00 - 20:30
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Colorado
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132 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 173 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2015

My ladyfriend and I wanted to get together after not seeing each other for a while and chose this as it is a nice restaurant (kind of like the kind you would take your grandma to) and enjoyed the view of the trees etc. while eating. The food was ordinary, and did not come out of the kitchen in a... More 

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Thank ColoradoCat
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2015 via mobile

Would definitely return. My whole family enjoyed the food. The server was a liitle too busy, but was pleasant and polite. My husband got a breakfast skillet which was delicious. My daughter loved the breakfast burrito. Good diner type food.

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Thank ChelseaQ76
Longmont, Colorado
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2015

The breakfast is delicious with very fresh ingredients.....and I go there regularly and love the menu choices.....always had a wonderful experience! I highly recommend the Sunday brunch or just ordering off the menu either is great....it's a nice place for two or a group...but definitely make reservations....it's a win win for breakfast, lunch or dinner! Enjoy!

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Thank Joyce B
Moline, Illinois
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41 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2015

We stopped in here because other places were full and there is a reason why, our service was good but not very knowledgable of the menu items. The whole downstairs upstairs menu is wired and confusing when you enter. Above all our group had 4 different entree's and all were very bland.

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Thank Moht73
Plano, Texas
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2015

Great breakfast before heading to Trail Ridge Road. We like the trout, and ingredients are really flesh.

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Thank dht9s
Homewood
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2015

I recommended this as a place to eat with family and was very disappointed. Had been there several times in the past, most recently two years ago. Still a nice setting, but was surprised to find it almost empty, now I know why. The service was mediocre and the food worse. The cocktails we ordered did not come out until... More 

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Thank Mary H
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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34 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2015

Great restaurant with a nice variety of meals. Situated close to the entrance of Rocky Mountain National Park as well as adjoining stores and super market. Large windows with a view of the mountains, and adjoining pond and excellent place to have a meal and view wildlife including frequent visits by bull/cow and baby elk.

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Thank Dr Dan G
Golden, Colorado
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2015

We dined here for both a dinner & breakfast while staying across the street at the Alpine Trail Ridge Inn. The views are beautiful, and the food was very good! The portions were good-sized. We had large groups for both meals, and the restaurant accommodated us very well!

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Thank GoldenFun
Gainesville, Florida
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41 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2015 via mobile

We ate breakfast there on a Saturday morning in August. It's difficult to break this place down. It has amazing potential, but it is obviously so poorly managed that it's almost laughable. The other reviews mention poor service... the real issue is the server to table ratio, hosts and hostesses who aren't lending hands not helping push clients through, bus... More 

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Thank stetzga
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2015 via mobile

Took our family of 4 here hoping for a relaxing sit down meal. Not so much the case. Took forever for our waitress to take our order. Then another 45 minutes to get our food. We didn't get anything fancy. Hot beef was cold and chewy. Other food was so so. We couldn't even find our waitresses to tell her... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 25
Cuisine
American, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Buffet
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, View, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 20:30
Monday
07:00 - 19:30
Tuesday
07:30 - 19:30
Wednesday
07:00 - 19:30
Thursday
07:30 - 19:30
Friday
07:00 - 20:30
Saturday
07:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 900 Moraine Ave, Estes Park, CO 80517-8201
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Estes Park
  • Phone Number: +1 970-586-2171
Description
Nestled by the Big Thompson River near the entrance to Rocky Mountain National Park, The Other Side Restaurant invites you to enjoy traditional all-American cuisine for breakfast, lunch and dinner: choice steaks, prime rib, lobster, crab, pasta, salads and daily Chef's Specials.

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