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Sweet Basilico Cafe

430 Prospect Village Dr, Estes Park, CO 80511
+1 970-586-3899
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“pasta” (72 reviews)
“minestrone” (7 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
430 Prospect Village Dr, Estes Park, CO 80511
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great Italian food. Made from scratch. Weekday specials. Sausage and green pepper over pasta was outstanding.

Thank ken48911
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were hungry for pasta and this restaurant was close to our cabin. Really sweet waitress and the staff was very attentive. I had the chicken Parmesan and my husband had chicken Marsala. The food was generously portioned but we felt rushed. We hadn’t finished...More

Thank Tamara G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came back for the lasagna. Reasonably priced for Estes Park. Doesn't come with salad. We had a shrimp dish that was not as good but the lasagna was great. Minestrone is just vegetable soup, no beans.

1  Thank Daresa
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

This restaurant had fresh salads and the warm rolls tasted made from scratch and amazing. I had the ravioli with Marinara and it was excellent. Everyone enjoyed their meals and the large piece of chocolate cake we shared at the end really topped off the...More

Thank D5669BDlisac
Reviewed 2 October 2017

The weather was mixed some sun but with a cold breeze and some snow up on the surrounding higher peaks which made the warmth inside the restaurant with windows on both sides so inviting. We were in town to visit friend's that summer there and...More

Thank Stanley D
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Upon recommendation from friends, my wife and I decided to give Sweet Basilico a try. Nothing fancy, but it turned out to be a good place for salad and pizza. A glass of wine, and we were pleasantly surprised. Our waitress happened to be foreign,...More

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Place was crowded and we were offered seating in back porch area. It was fine and we had the option to wait for inside. Owner was welcoming great staff. Food was excellent. Chicken scarparelli and shrimp limone. Cannolis could have been better but we would...More

Thank Marge S
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Was there at 6 PM on Wed and was seated on an outside porch with 2 large parties. Asked to sit inside (BTW 4 empty tables) and told 25 minute wait .. Sorry locals so we went to another Italian restaurant.

Thank hallschuch2017
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Nice lighter menu, good selection of seafood dishes. Very popular spot where the locals were know to the kitchen staff. Friend recommended and we had an enjoyable meal.

Thank sail_8
Reviewed 20 September 2017

We generally go to Estes once a year, and we usually get a dinner in at Basilico, this visit wasn't as good as it has been. The pasta we ordered was pretty good, but the side salad was sparse, the garlic cheese bread was a...More

Thank BobHopper
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Response from Linda E | Reviewed this property |
We're not big bread eaters . . . so don't know the answer.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 430 Prospect Village Dr, Estes Park, CO 80511
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Estes Park
  • Phone Number: +1 970-586-3899
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