Best On-Mountain Dining Options to Enjoy in ColoradoDecember 28, 2021
With snow-covered valleys, charming ski resorts, and cozy mountain resorts, it’s undeniable that the winter in Colorado is magical. No matter what your ideal ski day looks like, all energy guzzlers at altitude have one thing in common. It’s food. Colorado Springs offers an amazing number of international dishes. From local favorites to upscale nights in the city. Have dinner at one of these alpine restaurants, accessible by horse-drawn sleds and gondola lifts, and continue your experience till night. In addition to hearty food, this is where you’ll find the perfect restaurant for an unforgettable view of Colorado Rocky and the city below.
Mountain View Restaurant
Cheyenne Mountain Resort’s Mountain View Restaurant is not disappointing. As the name implies, AAA Four-Diamond Hotel offers a Colorado fusion menu with views of Cheyenne Mountain’s glass windows. There is also a magnificent terrace and an open-air kitchen. It’s a well-known spot for Sunday brunch.
Telluride’s Alpino Vino is the tallest gourmet restaurant in the United States at 11,966 feet, with breathtaking views of the Wilson Mountains, a sophisticated Italian Alps-themed lunch, and five-course dinner, and multi-level furniture with European teak furniture. It offers a terrace. You can ski during the day or choose your life meal with the included snow coach.
Oh, did you want a table with a view? Try the breathtaking views of the rugged, rugged snow-covered mountains. This mountain restaurant is a standard scene and can only be reached by gondola beyond Telluride. After a long day of skiing and snowboarding, wilderness-inspired dishes such as elk short loins and wild salmon will surely delight you.
Overlook (the newest addition to the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo) offers a warm and cozy meal and a vibrant and cozy atmosphere for guests who want to rest from the exciting medium to high terrain around Peak 9. They serve wine and beer. Located above the attractions, it offers breathtaking panoramic views of Colorado Springs from above. The 11,274-foot-high Overlook offers the best dining experience in Breckenridge and some of the most beautiful views of the mountains.
The award-winning steakhouse Peppertree sits on a hill with one of the most spectacular views of the city below. This fine-dining restaurant prepares meals at the table and offers a wonderful atmosphere. Pepper steak is one of their most famous dishes.
The sundeck is a great place to warm up and admire the scenery. The picture window overlooks the Highland Bowl. The Grabandgo cafeteria offers pizza, wok and ramen stations, grills and sandwiches, burritos, and oversized biscuits. The sundeck can be accessed from the top of the Silver Queen Gondola or Ajax Express chair.
The Saddle Ridge has a rustic ambiance with vaulted ceilings, and a big fireplace that perfectly complements the food. The menu is pure modern cuisine including pure Colorado, steaks, juicy seafood, and typical gaming dishes. Here you can find museums of border crafts such as Jeroni Most Mahawk, Custer’s Hat, and Canteen. Leon Little Bird entertains guests with live music every Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday night.
For romantic evenings and family dinners at Daybreak Ridge on the hills of Bachelor Gulch Village, Zack Cabin offers a mountainous atmosphere and Pacific-inspired American cuisine. Zach’s also has an impressive selection of 685 wines and has been awarded the Wine Spectator’s Best of Awards for the 10th consecutive year.
The concept of enjoying a wonderful meal with breathtaking views is one of the favorite places for winter in the mountains. Once you’ve decided where to eat in Colorado, you may need to book a shuttle to those towns. Contact Fresh Tracks Transportation for a smooth, comfortable, and safe trip. We offer shuttle service from Denver International Airport to Breckenridge, Keystone, Copper Mountain, Frisco, Dillon, Silverthorne, and resort to resort between Vail, Keystone, Beaver Creek, Copper Mountain, Breckenridge, and A-basin. We disinfect the shuttle between stops in accordance with all Covid safety precautions. Relax and stay safe while enjoying your winter trip to Colorado with us. Book your Fresh Truck Shuttle now for the best ski shuttle experience in Colorado.Back »