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Vin48 Restaurant Wine Bar
Vin48 Restaurant Wine Bar

Vin48 Restaurant Wine Bar Details

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Website: http://www.vin48.com
  • Phone: (970) 748-9463
  • Hours of Operation: Dinner: Monday - Sunday: 5:00pm - 10:00pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
  • Cuisine: American, Contemporary American, Italian
  • Executive Chef: Charles Hays
  • Dress Code: Casual Dress
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Chef's Table, Counter Seating, Delivery, Entertainment, Farm to Table, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking Area, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Smoking Area, Takeout, View, Wheelchair Access, Wine, Wine Bar
  • Private Party Facilities: Our intimate private wine room can accommodate up to 22 guests. Vin 48 can accommodate large groups of 100+ people.
  • Private Party Contact: Collin (970) 748-9463

Getting there

  • Public Transit: Free Avon restaurant shuttle from Beaver Creek,
    call (970) 949-1938 for details.
  • Parking: Private Lot
  • Parking Details: Park in our underground or above ground parking.
A word from Vin48 Restaurant Wine Bar
Vin 48 offers an ever-changing rustic American menu to satisfy discriminating palates with small and large plates featuring local organic ingredients.

Chef Hays’ food is complemented by our eclectic, carefully chosen wine list. An Enomatic preservation system allows us to present over 40 wines by the glass and half glass. We also serve hand-crafted cocktails and beer from our full bar.


vin48 happy hour 5 - 6:30pm everyday in our wine bar

$5 slelected glass of white
$5 selected glass of red
$5 wells
$3 premium drafts

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Awards voted by OpenTable diners
  • Diners' Choice WinnerNotable Wine List
  • Diners' Choice WinnerVibrant Bar Scene
Diner Reviews
  • "I had a cup of the tomato bisque soup and the buffalo lasagna. Both were great. My wife had a greek salad topped with gyros meet that were also very good. We had carrot cake for dessert and it was outstanding. Great value."
    Dined on 8/23/2014
  • "My husband has terrible allergy. Even the manager came over to make sure he was well taken care of. Everyone VERY accommodating about the wine, food, service, etc. It is a bit limited of a menu, but everything was delicious!!"
    Dined on 8/23/2014
  • "Vin 48 is one of our favorites in the Vail Valley. The extensive wine list gives you a chance to sample several in flights. Wine offered in both 3 ounce tastings and 6 ounce glasses. The small plates are interesting, and you can easily make a full meal from many delectable choices. Try the beet salad, or Burrata with grilled peaches."
    Dined on 8/19/2014
  • "Great restaurant! Our server Kelly was friendly, efficient and knowledgable. I love that they have so many small plates to choose from. The warm goat cheese and goat salad , the mixed organic mushrooms and the flank steak were all excellent. The citrus creme brûlée was the perfect ending to a perfect meal."
    Dined on 8/16/2014
  • "Been to the restaurant many times. One of our favorites in the Vail area."
    Dined on 8/15/2014
  • "Excellent - exceptional is their flights - you can buy 1/2 glasses three at a time and try all kinds of different wines from the list. Coupled with their small plates you can try it with food. Love that - you pick what you want and experience the flavors with the different wines."
    Dined on 8/12/2014
  • "Our dinner at Vin 48 was superb. The striped bass was delicious the carrot cake was amazing. The best part of the dinner was our server, Kathy. She made us feel special."
    Dined on 8/10/2014
  • "I get the feeling that Vin48 are aiming at contemporary look and feel to their Restaurant but still with an emphasis on decent food. We enjoyed the meal especially the fact that we were not 'rushed' like many other high quality eating establishments. I like to have at least 10 and even up to 20 minutes between courses so I can digest and contemplate what's coming next. Vin48 got it just right at about 15 minutes, although I get the feeling this was slower than normal so request how long you want to wait between courses. One last thing. They had a guitarist playing and singing some great classic hits in the background which was the perfect compliment to the summer evening. Not sure if that's a regular thing but was a bonus extra for us."
    Dined on 7/27/2014
  • "Always great. Food is well prepared and delicious. Great service."
    Dined on 7/25/2014
  • "My husband and I went there to celebrate our anniversary. We took the last table outside, which they had to clean since it was all dusty; the cloth that they used to clean the table had a really funky smell, which luckily went away fast cause otherwise it would have ruined my appetite. I ordered a Pomerac (do not get a cocktail unless you like very strong drinks!) and it was too strong for my liking so I ordered a Pinot Grigio, we ordered 2 small plates each I got the scallops and then the unbelievably good Smoked Salmon! My husband had the steak and the fried chicken which he enjoyed. For dessert we had the brownie, so yummy! It would've been nice not to be charged for the drink I didn't drink but oh well, i'll just get wine next time."
    Dined on 7/23/2014
  • "Food was very good - small plates interesting combinations. However, the evening was rather spoiled by the excessively loud live music. We had to move into the bar area to be able to hear each other (4 of us), and even then we had to almost shout to be heard. Music wasn't that good, either. Sorry - we have always liked dining here, but will ask next time about live music before making another reservation."
    Dined on 7/20/2014
  • "It was OK, the food was better than normal, not spectacular, but the ambience was lacking"
    Dined on 7/18/2014
  • "We love that they can roll open the doors so that basically the indoor restaurant is open to outside. Great food and drink and a 'must' on our list every year when we come back to Avon!"
    Dined on 7/10/2014
  • "All three of us enjoyed our meals very much. The menu has variety and creativity. The chef created some unique and fabulous flavors. The mint sauce with the lamb appetizer is amazing. The service was excellent and the open glass walls make the whole dining area feel like outdoor seating. We tried to go back the following day but they were booked. VIN48 is our new favorite."
    Dined on 7/2/2014
  • "Tasty, imaginative food prepared an presented and served with style in a pleasant, casual atmosphere. The fresh menu is always satisfying. Always busy with loyal, enthusiastic clientele."
    Dined on 6/25/2014
  • "great food, sensible prices, excellent service - always satisfying."
    Dined on 6/22/2014
  • "We shared several dishes and really like each one! Solid, clean ingredients and fantastic flavors. We eat paleo (+ I have food allergies) and they were very accommodating. Great gluten-free options."
    Dined on 6/20/2014
  • "This restaurant/bar is a great place to lay back have have both good wine and good food!!! The soft shell crabs the other night were delicious!!! Thank you for letting us sit and catch up with old friends!"
    Dined on 6/14/2014
  • "My Wife and I stopped in Avon on a Friday night to stay on our way further west to meet with friends and decided to do a nice dinner at this place. They had a great wine discount (48% off bottles on their wine list), and the food was amazing. Slightly pricey, but if you find some sort of deal like we did, it's a massive value. We'd go back for sure if in Avon again."
    Dined on 5/23/2014
  • "Vin48 is consistently great. We get a high class experience with a easy feel."
    Dined on 5/18/2014
  • "Had a wonderful date night at Vin 48. This restaurant always delivers. Sat in the bar and Jeff waited on us. His service was outstanding. The food was exceptional this time. It's always good but it was great."
    Dined on 5/9/2014
  • "I would definitely avoid this restaurant if you're looking for a quiet, relaxing dinner. The service was slow, seating is uncomfortable. Definitely a tourist driven restaurant with rich East Coast families (including small children) taking up the majority of seats. Food is marginal at best."
    Dined on 3/28/2014
  • "The food is great, its got a cool vibe, happy hour is a bargain . Ill go back,"
    Dined on 3/22/2014
  • "IIt was very busy but we had excellent service . We loved the Pork cheeks, very tender. Grilled asparagus great, as was the chicken pate. All in all a very good meal apres ski!"
    Dined on 3/20/2014
  • "We find this restaurant in the local dining magazines and decided to try it because of the great ratings. The service was very good. The food was very good as well, although I wouldn't say it was exceptional. The volume inside the restaurant want overly obnoxious, but it was loud. The wine selection was very good, as was the service. I did think the process were a little higher then I expected, but I'd go back again."
    Dined on 3/16/2014
  • "Great after ski dinner spot in Avon. Was about 10 min drive from our hotel near Beaver Creek village. They had a great selection of small plates which was what we shared. The best we had were the chicken drumettes and the shrimp and grits. They also had good oysters! My only complaint was that I was seated in a spot that had really bright sun on my face in an otherwise dim restaurant. Please invest in some shades! Service was great and amazing wine list to choose from."
    Dined on 3/16/2014
  • "had a great time - nice choice of wines. tiffany's carrot cake may be the best ever"
    Dined on 3/9/2014
  • "Great food. Everyone in our party had something different and each was very good. Service Ok but have had better there on other visits. Noise level was very loud."
    Dined on 3/3/2014
  • "What a great place! We ate in the wine room and had a wonderful experience. We tried two small plates each and everything was fantastic. Large wine selection and comfortable pricing."
    Dined on 3/1/2014
  • "We had a wonderful dinner at Vin 48. Jumbo asparagus and seared scallops, so delicious. Topped off the evening with an awesome carrot cake. Sizable wine list, size of a short novel!"
    Dined on 2/27/2014
  • "While staying in Beaver Creek, we enjoyed vin48 so much, we ate dinner there 3nights! The menu was wonderful - diverse and creative without being pretentious. With a group of four, we were able to sample 75% of the menu over 3 nights (sharing small and large plates). The wine list was overwhelming until our server, Jeff, recommended 3 very affordable and delicious wines. The service all three nights was perfect. Jeff and Mike were spot on perfect! We found so many of the servers in the Vail region to be snobby and aloof, but every person in Vin48 was genuinely gracious and friendly. Don't miss this gem!"
    Dined on 2/27/2014
  • "What a find! Diverse menu plus daily specials as well as a stellar wine list. Even better is they don't kill you on the wine prices! I'll be back!"
    Dined on 2/23/2014
  • "We had an amazing time at Vin 48! They had a great wine selection -- we ordered a bottle of Scribe - Cabernet - which we haven't seen since our visit to the actual vineyard in Napa. We started with the mussels which were really good and a perfect portion to be shared. We ordered the Colorado Tenderloin and Colorado Sea Bass --- both were cooked perfectly and tasted amazing. We ended with homemade gelato - again, amazing. Our server was attentive and friendly without being overbearing and the overall sound/music/ambience was energetic yet not loud or overwhelming. We can't wait to come back soon!"
    Dined on 2/21/2014
  • "Every year we return when vacationing and it is consistently great. We'll be back next year again!"
    Dined on 2/21/2014
  • "There was a group of six of us and we ordered all Different small plates to share. The waiter was very Helpful in helping make our choices . They also Had an excellent wine list . A very happening place."
    Dined on 2/15/2014
  • "We had a Saturday night valentines dinner here, got there right when it opened at 5 pm, lucky us because it was mostly booked for the rest of the night. We were seated in the back room which has a wall of stone & candles (to set the "you can relax now" mood) & another wall displaying their vast wine selection. The waitress was professional & knowledgable but also down to earth and very accommodating! The food was fantastic! We've eaten at many high end restaurant & this one was still extraordinary. Here's what we got & can recommend: sweet potato bruschetta, goat cheese & beet salad, steak with truffle cauliflower mash (you've never had cauliflower taste so good!!), garlic mashed potatoes, creme brûlée & brownie."
    Dined on 2/15/2014
  • "We ordered multiple dishes here. All looked great but lacked depth of flavor. All in all, not good food but fun atmosphere for wine bar"
    Dined on 2/14/2014
  • "This is the best food I've had while in Beaver Creek. My 9 year old scarfed down the lobster dish on Valentine's Day -- that says a lot! The food was so good we were stealing off each other's plates. I will definitely go here again."
    Dined on 2/14/2014
  • "Tried Vin 48 for the first time after coming to Beaver Creek for over 5 years. Wanted something different and WOW what a find!!! Be sure to get a reservation since the place was packed on a Friday night. Waiter friendly and knowledgable about the specials and overall menu. Scallops, Smoke Salmon and salad for starters were out of this world good. The duck breast was cooked perfect medium rare and tender for duck. The lobster special was also excellent without being too rich. Tender as can be and tasty. We splurged on dessert (carrot cake & brownie)...both would be ordered again and we ate every last crumb. Outstanding overall in service, food selection, taste and service....cannot wait to go back."
    Dined on 2/14/2014
  • "Had a blast with family and rfriends....food was great, and the service..."
    Dined on 2/8/2014