Dining in Winter Park
Winter Park, Colorado dining features cuisine from around the world, all in a family-friendly mountain setting. With more than 30 restaurants in Winter Park and the surrounding Fraser Valley, this alpine town has a wide variety of eateries to choose from, including food to please every palette and occasion. Enjoy everything from authentic Mexican food, to a world-class steak, Chinese food, or a warm pizza brought back to your home or condo in Winter Park. You'll also find sushi, Italian, American comfort food, and even a casual meal at a local brew pub. Winter Park truly has a restaurant or meal for everyone. Below are just some of our suggestions for a great meal in and around town.
Azteca Mexican Restaurant
Azteca Mexican Restaurant is a family-friendly restaurant serving up all of best dishes from South of the border, including enchiladas, burritos, chile rellenos, and carne asada. Azteca was voted “Best margaritas in Grand County” and “Best Homemade Tequila,” by The Denver Post. Azteca, located in Fraser, serves lunch and dinner daily.
5 County Road US-40, Fraser
Deno’s aims to serve delicious food without a pretentious attitude. This casual restaurant has over 300 wines to choose from as well as an extensive list of Colorado’s finest micro brews. The blend of sports, music, good food and relaxation has been pleasing Winter Park, Colorado locals and visitors for over 30 years.
78911 U.S. 40, Winter Park
Fontenot’s has had a reputation for high quality service and cuisine since 1990 by bringing a taste of New Orleans to Winter Park. This charming restaurant serves the freshest meat, seafood and produce from all three coasts, flying in seafood daily. Fontenot’s also offers a full-service bar and an extensive wine list. This is the restaurant to visit for a special dining experience during your Winter Park vacation.
78336 US Highway 40, Winter Park
The Gasthaus Eichler Restaurant and Hotel is a traditional fondue and German eatery set amidst an impressive collection of European folklore antiques. Come spend a special evening enjoying various types of fondue, served by staff wearing traditional European milking jackets. This fun and festive restaurant in a Winter Park bed and breakfast is open seven nights a week.
78786 U.S. 40, Winter Park
Hernando’s Pizza Pub has been a long-time favorite dining spot since the restaurant opened in 1967. This Winter Park restaurant serves everything from homemade pizza and pasta to strombolis and salads. Hernando’s is also known for the plethora of dollar bills decorating the restaurant’s walls, which is truly a sight to see.
78199 U.S. 40, Winter Park
Mountain Rose Café
The Mountain Rose Café is one of Winter Park’s favorite breakfast spots, serving entirely homemade, soulful food including daily baked goods. You can stop in any time of the day and eat breakfast or lunch in a warm and cozy setting. Mountain Rose also offers off-site catering as well as private dinner parties in the Mountain Rose dining room.
78542 U.S. 40, Winter Park
New Hong Kong
New Hong Kong serves up generous portions of healthy, fresh Asian cuisine. This favorite restaurant among locals features Mandarin, Szechuan, and Cantonese meals, along with American and Thai dishes. New Hong Kong has a cocktail lounge and is also family-friendly. This Winter Park Asian restaurant is perfect for dine-in or take-out lunch or dinner, any time of the year.
63 Cooper Creek Way, Winter Park
Randi’s is an Irish pub serving contemporary cuisine and fare, including top-notch entrees like filet mignon, baked lobster macaroni and cheese, and apple cured pork chops. This isn’t your typical Irish pub, but Randi’s does serve Irish favorites such as shepard’s pie and stuffed meatloaf. Randi’s is the perfect place in to visit in Winter Park whether you’re looking for fine dining or a place to unwind with a pint.
78521 U.S. 40, Winter Park
Smokin’ Moe’s is a family friendly restaurant that is home to Colorado’s best “Blues & BBQ.” Serving only carefully selected meats that are grilled or slow smoked over aged hickory, Smokin’ Moe’s has been putting out award-winning barbeque for years. This classic Winter Park restaurant also offers a full bar and live blues music from around the world.
78930 U.S. 40, Winter Park
The Sushi Bar, Winter Park’s only sushi eatery, has incredible views of the ski area in a comfortable and modern atmosphere. The dynamic menu features more than 30 rolls, wonderful appetizers and a variety of options for those not interested in raw food. The Sushi Bar has a happening happy hour and is a popular spot for Winter Park locals and visitors alike.
78941 U.S 40, Winter Park | (970) 726-0447
The Tabernash Tavern serves inspired food in a funky “mountain-town” setting. The town of Tabernash is just an eight-minute drive from Winter Park ski resort, and well worth the trip. With a constantly changing menu and creative daily specials, there’s always something new to try.
72287 US Highway 40, Tabernash | (970) 726-4430