American Restaurants from Casual to Fine Dining
American-style cuisine from down-home cooking to a romantic steak dinner; hamburgers & fries for the kids or a Caesar salad - here's a list of Estes Park restaurants with American menu items.
Visit our Restaurant Guide for visitor's top dining picks by type of food, ambiance, and convenience.
Built in 1937 as a dance hall for the Big Band Era, The Rock continues to be a lively gathering place with local flair. Our menu is an ever evolving blend of hand-crafted, hearty comfort food with a health and planet conscious twist. We aim to fill you up with goodness so you can get back to enjoying the mountains again tomorrow. We feature Certified Angus Beef, All-Natural Colorado chicken, fresh salads, whole grains, organic teas and coffees, local beers, sustainably produced wines, and a full bar.
Wheel Bar is by far the most popular, friendly, and fun local saloon, night club, lounge, sports bar and pool hall in town.
The Trailhead Restaurant located at the Rocky Mountain Gateway is classic Americana mixed with fresh mountain fillings! Casual and family friendly, the Trailhead Restaurant offers a fresh menu whether you're in the mood for elk stew (a favorite!), delicious cornbread for breakfast, or a great lunch stop before heading into the Rocky Mountain National Park.
Hungry for an old fashioned burger? We are the place to be... delight in our world-famous burgers, brats, sandwiches and fries in downtown Estes Park. Come and enjoy our menu for all, in the quaintest, oldest Burger Joint in town.
Our menus emphasize organic foods, fresh ingredients and a gluten free and vegan friendly attitude.
Want the best pizza, burgers, sandwiches, homemade soups and vegetarian offerings in Estes Park? Look no further... come and delight in some of America's favorite foods in our all guest friendly atmosphere while enjoying one of the best river views in town. Join us for a memorable lunch and dinner dining experience along the bank of the Big Thompson river. Located across from the library, in Barlow Plaza on the Riverwalk. Carryout available.
Historical Elegance Built in 1927. 5-Star Menu. Old World Atmosphere. Serving For More Than 33 Years. Intimate Dining For Special Occasions. The Main Dining Room- large enough for small weddings and rehearsal dinners, yet warm and cosy with tables tucked here and there.
Welcome to your home away from home. If you're looking for the perfect place to have a great cup of coffee with friends or a hearty lunch made just the way you want it, our friendly associates will make you feel welcome. So sit down, relax and take some time with the menu. You'll find a number of freshly prepared favorites to keep you satisfied.
At 7,522 ft, we are one of the highest BBQ joints in the USA. We follow the Holy Trilogy of BBQ (smoke, meat, sauce), all done on the premises so we can guarantee freshness & quality. Offering Carolina pork, TX Brisket, Memphis Ribs, TX Sausage, Beef Ribs & other wonderful non-BBQ options. We have 4 sauces to baptize your meats, all made fresh daily. Our full bar has 15 beers on tap & 35 beers in bottles.
New location - now open in Lyons too at 228 Main St. Stop in on your way up the hill!
Nestled by the Big Thompson River near the entrance to Rocky Mountain National Park, The Other Side Restaurant invites you to enjoy traditional all-American cuisine for breakfast, lunch and dinner: choice steaks, prime rib, lobster, crab, pasta, salads and daily Chef's Specials.
Located downtown, behind the W. Elkhorn water wheel. 100% natural burgers, game meats, thick steaks and more. Estes Park's largest all Colorado beer selection. Children's menu and a full bar complement this local favorite.
Enjoy our restaurant: appetizers, pizza, salads, burgers and sandwiches along with our fresh hand-crafted beer on tap. The Restaurant has a scenic overlook, pool tables, video games, a beer garden, 200 feet mural and, of course the best Beer in Estes Park.
We are a brewpub started in 1994. The brewery brews all the beers, except the Staggering Elk ales. It features many brews including Longs Peak Raspberry Wheat, Estes Park Renegade, Stinger Wild Honey Wheat, Estes Park Porter and Estes Park Gold.
Delight in America's favorite foods in 3 distinct dining areas: family Garden room, elegant Cattlemen's room, or classic & friendly Lounge. Our entrees & pricing are designed for all tastes. Enjoy our famous prime rib roasted in rock salt, own-aged steaks or fresh seafood & Colorado Trout. Libations include unique wines and local micro-brews. Join us for a special Estes experience!
Located atop the World Famous Wheel Bar. Family owned and operated since 1945. Chef Tandy is back, cooking his magic! Tandy prides himself on serving you high quality, hormone-free steaks, fresh seafood, organic chicken, locally grown vegetables, homemade soups and freshly created desserts.
Great Food, Drinks, & Fun - Family Friendly Tavern Atmosphere. The Best in Live Music & Entertainment - Open Mic, Karaoke, Live Music. Try our Homemade Specials at Lonigans Grill Open Everyday.
The Chalet offers formal dining in an elegant setting. The Tavern offers informal, lounge dining with a rustic character.