Cosmopolitan Restaurant and Lounge

The Hotel Columbia is home to the COSMOpolitan restaurant and lounge, the #1 rated restaurant in Telluride. Located on the first floor of the Hotel Columbia, the COSMOpolitan gives guests of the hotel the convenience of having a delicious meal just steps from any room or suite. 


Chef Chad Scothorn moved to Telluride in 1996 after working in restaurants from Oklahoma to Argentina. Scothorn has been praised by The New York Times, Nation's Restaurant News, Snow Country, Esquire, Bon Appetit, Connoisseur and Town and Country for his creative approach to food. The COSMOpolitan is listed in the Zagat guide and has earned the Award of Excellence from Wine Spectator every year since 1998.