If you’re looking for a unique dining experience while on your escape to Telluride, there’s an address that’s just right for you. The flavors and textures you’ll find at 221 South Oak – the address and the restaurant within its doors – are a unique culinary experience that is not to be missed. The restaurant is open for indoor and outdoor dining, with reservations starting at 5 p.m. You can also order online for take-out.
Enjoy a healthy and delicious meal packed with nutrition that will leave you full and satisfied. Whet your appetite with starters like grilled romaine lettuce and cashew cream with sunchoke chips served with vegan banana bacon, apple, and pear, or spice things up with hearts of palm with black sesame pineapple salsa. Enjoy main attractions like their duo of ravioli with creamy mushroom reduction, their house made potato gnocchi with hazelnut chili oil, or their combo of black rice, apple, maitake, and spicy raisin featuring pepita smear, sweet potato, and cabbage chips.
Satisfy your sweet tooth with something from the dessert menu. With options like Chocolate Decadence cake, an assortment of ice creams and sorbets and more there’s no wrong choice. Try the roasted chestnut blancmange for flavors of maple tuile, rum roasted pineapple and maple glaze. A cranberry and pecan crust hosts 221 South Oak’s delectable vegan cashew Key Lime pie or try their blood orange cake – a sweet combination of ginger crème anglaise, blood orange marmalade, and caramelized blood orange. Have a drink with dessert, as all of menu selections indicate appropriate wine pairings.
A unique meal calls for a unique drink. There is a full list of cocktails and beer to choose from if don’t prefer wine. Many cocktails utilize Telluride Distilling products for a drink that’s as local as it is refreshing. Designated drivers can mix it up, too. “The Wagon” is a non-alcoholic mix of black currant, lemon, ginger beer, and cinnamon. If it’s beer you prefer, 221 South Oak has you covered with selections of ale, IPA, lager, and more from local brew houses like Telluride Brewing Co. and other domestic breweries. The wine list includes a large variety of reds, whites, sparkling, and more to wrap the flavors of your meal together in bouquet that will please your palate.
Wine Class Sampler
Contact the restaurant to see if classes are being held when you visit. Whether you take a class or not, you can order your favorites from past classes. Enjoy bites like beet and ginger marinated fluke with oranges and dill cream, crab cakes with rainbow chard and spicy honey chard stems, or smoked chicken thighs with fried biscuits, dandelion greens, and charred carrot hummus.
221 South Oak: More Than an Address
You’ll find something delicious at your new favorite address in Telluride, 221 South Oak. After a day full of exciting Telluride adventures are through and you’ve enjoyed a meal at the restaurant, settle into a private outdoor space and breathe in the mountain air, or curl up inside with a book by the fire. Vacation Telluride has a vacation rental to suit your vacation needs, from a cozy one-bedroom for a romantic getaway, all the way up to five-bedroom property for a large group reunion. Unwind in generous private bedrooms or pamper yourself in a spacious spa-like bathroom. Choose a premium rental for luxuries like a hot tub, media room, gym, stainless steel appliances, plush furnishings, and more.
Contact us to now start planning a memory and fun-filled stay of your own in Telluride!