Dining - All Estes Park Restaurants
Dine out, take out, or eat in . . . Estes Park has a wide variety of restaurants that serve everything from fast food to elegant cuisine. Whether you are looking for fine dining or down-home-cooking, Estes Area restaurants have it all!
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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!
Open for breakfast & lunch serving a variety of fresh baked breads, pastries, house cured + smoked deli meats, breakfast burritos and more
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!
At Casa Grande Mexican Restaurant, we specialize in the authentic mexican dishes taught to us by our Grandmothers from central Mexico.
Join our Cables Pub and Grill family and fill your appetite with fresh, wholesome favorites from our tried and true recipe book. Since 1972, Cables has been proudly serving Colorado with great food and an entertaining atmosphere! When you walk in the door, you will see for yourself, that you will feel "right at home" with the comfort of our friendly staff, endless beverage options and fresh handmade Italian dishes! Come in for Game Day to watch your team on one of our many big screens! We have over 25 local and national brews to enjoy.
Cafe at Trail Ridge features made-to-order sandwiches with organic breads, salads, full-flavored soups, snacks, desserts and beverages.
Relax on our outdoor patio with beautiful views of the mountains while enjoying a cup of our organic free trade coffee or tea! Free WIFI so you can check your messages as the Big Thompson river flows. Catch a glimpse of an elk or deer as you watch the ducks gathering on our pond. Feed the ducks with a bag of our duck feed which is available at the shop.
Wheel Bar is by far the most popular, friendly, and fun local saloon, night club, lounge, sports bar and pool hall in town.
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.
Our menus emphasize organic, locally sourced, in season ingredients presented in a delicious, healthy menu full of home style Chinese-American fusion dishes. Plenty of vegan and gluten-free options available.
If you still have a passion for writing by hand in this digital age, we think you will enjoy perusing our wares here at Inkwell & Brew. In this same spirit, we offer a coffee bar complete with a slow bar, as well as loose leaf tea, and an assortment of baked goods and sandwiches.
Serving traditional cuisine of Thailand and Vietnam, full of aromatic delight, colors & spices prepared fresh daily to transport you to Thailand. Authentic, delicious and affordable Asian food served in a relaxed and casual atmosphere.
Are you looking for a great Mexican restaurant in Estes Park, Colorado? Come to Peppers Mexican Grill, where we’ll serve you delicious gourmet Mexican food without the long wait. If you want a fun, comfortable atmosphere with that Mexican flavor you love, we have it. We prepare the items on our menu fresh every day, made to order at your request. Our Mexican restaurant is perfect for lunch, a date night, or for family night with all of the kids!
China Garden Asian Grill is a traditional family owned Chinese restaurant providing the best home made family style Chinese food in Estes Park!
A unique retro 50s style diner with made-from-scratch restaurant food and an award winning bakery on-site.
Escape to Estes Park's most romantic restaurant & delight in the finest steaks, traditional Italian favorites, fresh seafood, fine wines, and a full bar-- all served in a unique atmosphere that only The Dunraven Inn can offer. Famous for a staff that creates a dining experience second to none. Bring the family, you won't regret it! Call us at 970-586-6409 and reserve your spot today!
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.
Claire's has it all...charming atmosphere, mountain views & a menu distinctive for its ole-time favorites & seasonal specialties. We offer casual fare to fine dining- prepared with the freshest high quality ingredients. Enjoy a classic breakfast, our own smoked pulled pork for a fall lunch or a hearty mesquite-smoked prime rib for dinner. Bring your family, your reunion, your wedding or holiday party. We cater to all occasions.
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.
We are located in Lower Stanley Village (behind McDonald's) and offer a large selection of chocolates, 15 varieties of homemade fudge, 21 assorted caramel apples, along with many gifts for the entire family.
There’s a coffee shop on the corner in downtown Estes Park, a quaint café where the local community meets for the best tasting coffee in town. As the day comes and goes, tables hold hot teas and tasty lattes while occupants sit and chat, work away on wireless laptops, get lost in books, catch up on journal entries, and flip through newspapers. In a time of e-mails, cell-phones, and self-reliance, coffee shops are where the community meets face-to-face. Kind Coffee is a meeting place where coffee connoisseurs and novices alike can experience fine quality certified organic, shade-grown coffees at the best price in town.
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.
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.
Tavern 1929 Restaurant & Brewery, located in Marys Lake Lodge, offers informal, lounge dining with a rustic character.
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.
We offer expert bicycle service and sales as well as delicious coffee and eats year round!
The best in burgers (fresh ground chuck, buffalo or elk), gyros, hot dogs, chicken sandwiches and more.
Come home to Mama's where Bon Appetito means anticipating and savoring the finest Italian homemade pastas and sauces of the Rockies. Famous for a wide variety of your traditional favorites & additional specialties found only here! Centrally located on the Riverwalk in Barlow Plaza - a perfect setting for families, business meetings, and groups.
We are loved for our fresh salad buffet, homemade soups, breads, and pies. Closed for Winter - Reopen Memorial Day weekend
Come to Estes Park and enjoy many varieties of Tea and Chai served at your table, take it to go or grab a box of fine tea for the home or as a gift. We also serve High & Afternoon Tea. Our pastries are fresh & unique, the coffee rich & robust, and we offer superb sandwiches and salads. Vegetarian and gluten-free options available with advance request. Free Wi-Fi. Open Tues-Sat. 11 am to 5 pm, Sun 10 am to 5 pm.
Come have Breakfast or Lunch along the beautiful Fall River just a block from downtown Estes Park! We offer scrumptious sandwiches, delicious quiches and the best chili in town!
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.
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.
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.
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.