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Cosmopolitan - Telluride
Please know reservations booked on OpenTable are assigned to an indoor table. Outdoor tables are not listed on OpenTable, please call the restaurant directly for availability at 970-728-1292. Outdoor reservations are weather dependent and will not have a backup option inside the dining room in the case of poor weather.
Happy hour is 5-6pm with first come first serve seating. Seating is limited, please arrive early and be sure to check in with our host when you arrive. Happy Hour is not offered in the dining room or the cabanas in the Cosmo Back Yard.
For takeout, please visit email@example.com or the Toast Takeout App to place an order.
Chad Scothorn, Owner and Executive Chef, has received national attention and praise for his original, fresh approach to food preparation.
The restaurant is located in the Hotel Columbia at the base of the Gondola.
- Surfaces sanitized between seatings
- Common areas deep cleaned daily
- Digital, disposable or sanitized menu provided
- Sanitizer or wipes provided for customers
- Contactless payment available
- Limited number of seated diners
- Distancing maintained in common areas
- Extra space between tables
- Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
- Waitstaff wear masks
- Diners must wear masks unless eating or drinking
langoustines, prawns, salmon, crab, calamari, sea scallops roasted capellini, tomato saffron broth & braised fennel, roasted red pepper, basil aioli
Crispy Shrimp & Calamari
crispy lemons, limes, sweet & spicy sauce
Warm, Wild Maine Blueberry Pie
sour cream ice cream, blueberry sauce
Spectacular chicken and sides, pretty restaurant, bread before meal is the best in Telluride.
Excellent sushi and salmon. They even had a vegan creme brûlée!
Food us always delicious . There were only 10 tables inside and very well spaced.
Beautiful restaurant with amazing food! They set up the restaurant so there was plenty of room between tables. All staff wore face mask and they took our temperature as we entered the restaurant. I had a Cosmo before dinner and my husband had a tequila mixed drink that was so delicious and refreshing. The bread they served before dinner was the best I’ve ever had, snd we bought a loaf to take with us. The meal was fresh, flavorful and delicious! We ordered Cream brûlée for dessert, which was also the best we’ve had! Well worth the money for a nice dinner and ambience.
Great food & service. Location is also perfect close to gondola for easy access.
Everyone was friendly. Hostess was very attentive. Waiter was helpful with food choices. Staff thanked us as we were leaving. Great food!
Always the best. Our favorite spot in Telluride never gets old.
Our waiter, Justin, was a gracious pro. The food was delicious, atmosphere gorgeous.
I just moved to Colorado two months ago, and my elderly mother decided to come for a visit for her birthday. I’d been skiing in Telluride in February, but didn’t know anything else about the area. A quick search said Cosmopolitan was the #1 restaurant in Telluride, and it MOST CERTAINLY is. I made a reservation for 5, explaining that it was her birthday, we hoped for a seat with a lovely view, and Cosmo most certainly delivered! Amazing service, very knowledgeable and professional staff. We had the best pork chop I’ve ever tasted, succulent lamb, braised spare ribs melted in your mouth, and the blueberry pie with sour cream ice cream was heavenly! I look forward to going back to try other menu items!
Great experience 😀
The restaurant did an amazing job at taking precautionary measures for Covid, while also still making it feel “normal” and very elegant. Food was amazing and came out quickly. Our waiter was super attentive. We will definitely be coming back again when we are in Telluride!!
Loved our corner booth and our nice server. Would have loved to have had our plate split in the kitchen but despite that everything else was awesome!
The food was amazing! All four of us in our party loved everything we ordered and we all said this was one of the best meals we have ever had.
Great food, great table, crazy expensive wine list, new server who tried hard but didn’t know his stuff very well. Exception dining experience
Celebrated my birthday there! Patsy made the most exceptional chocolate cake for our group. The food and service was excellent !
It was rainy night. They were very accommodating about a table outside under the cover. Food and service was great
Great service, great food, great atmosphere! Need I say more?
Sever Marissa was excellent!!
What a great place. Food and service was great
Cosmo exactly what we needed. The kids remembered the restaurant and felt at home. Thank you never disappointing and for the delicious food.
Execellnt overall experience!!
This place was fantastic. Great location right across the street from the Gondola station. Service was excellent. We had the lobster corndogs, seared tuna tataki & spicy tuna roll as appetizers. They were all excellent. I'm VERY sensitive to "fishy" smelling fish and all the fish dishes very very fresh tasting and the temperatures were perfect (warm rice, cold fish), which proves the rolls were freshly made. We had the braised short rib for dinner, which was so delicious and tender. I didn't even need a knife to cut the meat, and the mashed potatoes were so creamy and the perfect complement to the meat.
I'm not much of a sweets person, but decided to look at the dessert menu out of curiosity and also since my husband IS a sweets person. We got the blueberry pie with sour cream ice cream for dessert at our waiter's recommendation. I almost cried tears of joy. Buttery, salty, sweet and tangy all together and perfectly balanced.
I may be spending the next year of my life trying to reproduce that meal at home. Although I'm sure it will be impossible. ;)
Food, drinks comped our desserts & the steak, along with a free martini! Hands down still the best restaurant in Telluride in my opinion!
My fiancé and I came here right after our engagement! Our friends and family sent many things over and they did a great job keeping the requests straight. They also treated us SO well! They were so accommodating and friendly! Highly recommend for a special occasion
We love Cosmo!
Good food but lacking in quantity for the price even assuming Telluride location mark-up.
Great place, amazing cuisine! Has been a top priority mainstay of Telluride restaurants. They’ve done well to implement 19 different covid-19 processes to keep us safe. Service was a bit slow at first, even though we were one of the first to be seated. Bright white linens, but for some reason no crumbers in use this time. Replacement silverware also on the slow side, but still very attentive and knowledgeable staff.
Great service, outstanding food (we had the salmon and swordfish).
Happy hour is also very good. $7 cosmopolitan and wine! We’ll be back next time we’re in town.
Great food & service as always! The Cosmo team can be resilient in times of a pandemic!!
Thanks to great service and well executed co-vid procedures, we had a lovely dinner at Cosmopolitan. The cocktails, sushi rolls, and poki were excellent starters. Unfortunately, all of our entrees arrived at room temperature, and the halibut special lacked salt and the risotto was mush. The other dishes were flavorful.
Awesome food ; excellent social distancing. Service was impeccable.
the food and service were spectacular!! And eating outside was a real treat!!
Wonderful lamb chops and beet salad. Best cosmo in town too!
Lobster corn dogs and shrimp and calamari with blueberry old-fashions were a great start to our dinner. We enjoyed their classic seafood stew and lamb chops as our entree and finished with the buttery crusted blueberry pie. Yum!
We were greeted by a lovely young lady. We were seated promptly. Service was great along with the food. I would highly recommend this restaurant.
Cosmo is delicious! We love everything about it! We were so impressed at how they were strictly following health-safety guidelines. We had a wonderful first post-stay-at-home family dinner out!
Excellent food& service as always. Staff did an amazing job adjusting to 25% capacity & making new Covid regulations seem unnoticed!
Valerie was an awesome waitress!! We had a great meal.
Went to Cosmopolitan during a 3-day visit to Telluride. This is during the pandemic so we ate outside. The food is fantastic—creative and full of flavor surprises. The service is leisurely. We had a great experience overall and will definitely go back.
Cosmopolitan - Telluride offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (970) 728-1292.
Cosmopolitan - Telluride is rated 4.8 stars by 1196 OpenTable diners.
Cosmopolitan - Telluride does offer gift cards which you can purchase here https://www.toasttab.com/cosmopolitan-restaurant-and-tasting-cellar/giftcards.
You can book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size.