LeRouge LeRouge

About our restaurant

Established Established

Le Rouge Restaurant, Modern French-American Cuisine, Martini & Wine Bar, located in historic downtown Grand Junction, offers exceptional French cuisine while highlighting some of the region's most talented musicians. Combining a variety of styles to complement your dining experience, Le Rouge has become the local spot to hear the best jazz music in
Western Colorado.

We offer live music most
Fridays & Saturdays.

We also offer outdoor dining
and martini specials.

Our Mission Our Mission

For generations, French cuisine has been regarded as one of the top culinary traditions in the world. Chef & Owner Patrice Petit and his expert staff excel in offering Modern French-American Cuisine. Patrice started his career as a gourmet chef more than four decades years ago in Paris, where he cooked with some of the most famous chefs France had to offer. From Paris, Patrice moved to Austin, Texas. There, he worked at the Stephen F. Austin Hotel. He then was employed as the banquet chef at the famous Hotel Jerome in
Aspen, Colorado.

Cooking Traditions Cooking Traditions

Patrice continued his success as the Chef & Owner of the Basalt Bistro in Basalt, Colorado. His regulars included Michael Douglas, Catherine Zeta Jones, Goldie Hawn, and Neil Diamond. Patrice has also had the honor to cook for the rich and famous at Villa Del Mars, Cabo San Lucas. His art of pairing this his unique, handcrafted cuisine and excellent wines is unsurpassed. Chef Patrice uses only the finest, freshest ingredients - many of which are grown and harvested right here in Western Colorado.

Cooking Traditions Cooking Traditions

Savor your experience in our intimate dining room, enjoy a beautiful Colorado evening on the outside patio or sink into an over-sized easy chair in our beautifully redesigned lounge. Sample some of the most unique cocktails and extensive wine list you'll find on the Western Slope. Our exceptional staff will help you select an old world wine from Europe, or a new world wine from Australia, California or Colorado.



Wine List

Wine List

Our wine cellar offers a variety of 95 different wines by the bottle and 25 different wines by the glass.


Specialty Drinks

Our martini and vintage cocktails are well thought out and original.


Liquor List

Le Rouge touts Western Colorado's largest selection of Whiskey's, Bourbon's and Scotch's from around the world. Le Rouge also has an unmatched selection of Tequila, Rum, Vodka, and other well known liquors.

Appetizers, Entree Menu

Appetizers/Entree Menu

Modern French American Cuisine.

Special Events

Special Events

We offer live music most Fridays
and Saturdays.




Open 4:30 Monday to Saturday

Happy Hour

Happy Hour 4:30-6:00 Monday to Saturday with the exception of holidays & specials events

Reservations are recommended,
but not required.
Hours of operation may vary on Holidays and Specials Events.


317 Main Street, Grand Junction, CO 81501

Located in Historic Downtown Grand Junction off of 3rd and Main, diagonal from the Springfield Marriott Hotel.