Winter Park, Colorado, is a snow lover’s paradise in the central Rockies. Located 67 miles northwest of Denver. Winter Park is a winter playground with diverse slopes for downhill skiing, snowboarding, cross country skiing, sledding, and snowshoeing.
Even though it is best known as a winter destination, the town also is a great summer destination for outdoor activities.
Restaurants in Winter Park cater to the hearty appetites built up by cold weather activities, with satisfying and flavorful food. Following are some of the best restaurants in Winter Park, Colorado.
Gasthaus Eichler Fondue Stube. Fondue is a terrific meal for a casual dinner for a group or a romantic meal for two. Fondue is originally a Swiss meal, which fits with the European elegance of the Gasthaus Inn. Fondue specialties include the Swiss Matterhorn Fondue, Meat Fondue Lucerne, Gasthaus Fondue, and Seafood Sensation. The Swiss Matterhorn is a blend of cheese with white wine, Kirschwasser, and hints of garlic.
This cheesy fondue is served with French bread, vegetables and apples. The Meat Fondue serves cubed beef tenderloin with dipping sauces. The Gasthaus Fondue combines venison, beef, shrimp, and chicken with dipping sauces. Finish the meal with Chocolate Decadence, a fondue of fine Swiss milk chocolate served with pound cake and seasonal fresh fruit.
European-style Restaurants in winter park
Gasthaus Eichler Dezeley’s. The European-style restaurant offers continental cuisine in a casual atmosphere. House specialties, include Wiener Schnitzel, Chicken Cordon Bleu, Paprika Goulasch and Duck a l’orange. The Chateaubriand for two is a 16-ounce center-cut filet served with Bearnaise sauce and a vegetable medley. Desserts include tasty treats such as Black Forest Torte, Warm Apple Strudel, and Dark Chocolate Mousse Cake with Cream Fraiche. Special coffee desserts include Rudesheim Coffee, Irish Coffee, and Swiss Coffee. 1-800-543-3899.
Untamed Steakhouse Southwest Grill. The menu is described as Coastal Mexican cuisine. The grill is located across the street from the Post Office in Winter Park. 1-970-726-1111.
Carvers Bakery Cafe. Serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner, Carver’s Bakery specializes in baked goods. Located behind Cooper Creek Square in downtown Winter Park. 1-970-726-8202.
Smokin’ Moes Ribhouse amp; Saloon. The rib house is famous for award-winning barbeque and pulled pork sandwiches and fried okra. Campfire Grub menu features pulled port platter, smoked BBQ chicken, BBQ beef brisket, and sweet and spicy smoked salmon. The restaurant is located in Cooper Creek Square, downtown. 1-970-726-4600.
Information is subject to change. Contact the restaurants for additional information and to make reservations.