Dates: Open November 23, 2020
Hours: 11:30am - 10pm
Location: Base of the Silver Queen Gondola at The Little Nell
Price range: $$–$$$
Dining options: Outdoor heated seating, limited indoor seating
Takeout Mobile Ordering Available:
Yes, order online here.
Grab-and-Go items available:
Sample menu items: Beef carpaccio, kale & quinoa caesar salad, Wagyu cheeseburger, scallops, and the famous truffle fries

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Best known for: Après ski + truffle fries + people watching
Don’t miss: A seat on the sun-drenched patio with round of drinks as the mountain closes

Say “après ski” and most people picture something strikingly similar to Ajax Tavern — glamorous yet easy. Its sun-drenched, mountainside patio can be seen from halfway up the mountain — a simple target for lunch or cocktails. Arrive, and let the people-watching begin: there’s no better seat in town.

Located right next to the Silver Queen Gondola, Ajax Tavern is the hub for casual fine dining in an unbeatable atmosphere. The Tavern comes to life at lunch, and the party rolls on well into the night. If you go no further on the menu, try the truffle fries and Ajax double cheeseburger — they earned their reputation.

Our restaurants are adapting to give you opportunities to dine safely with your group. As of January 17, food and beverage services will be limited by state and county to outdoor dining only. Mobile food ordering will still be offered for contactless grab and go options on our on-mountain restaurants. Operational changes may occur before or during your visit based on restrictions as mandated by county health agencies. Our priority is your safety and we’ll strive to keep timely updates on changes here.


Rehearsal dinner? Birthday? Anniversary? Corporate event? The Little Nell’s Event Team will help you design exactly the experience you envision. Aspen Mountain is close enough to reach out and touch!