Pappy's Restaurant at Elk Creek Marina

Enjoy Great Food In A Relaxing Atmosphere

Pappy's Restaurant located at Elk Creek Marina has been a timeless tradition on Blue Mesa Reservoir. It's hard to find a more picturesque location to dine in the Gunnison Valley. Enjoy the beautiful view from the patio dining area.

Pappy’s is the only restaurant overlooking Blue Mesa Reservoir. Located at Elk Creek Marina, 16 miles West on Hwy. 50.  Lakeside deck seating, casual dining, lunch and dinner.

Open: Thursday – Monday, 11am – 8pm.  May 21 through Mid-September.

Closed Tuesdays and Wednesdays.

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(970) 641-0403

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