Dining in Breckenridge
Breckenridge has one of the widest selections of dining options you’ll find in a ski resort in Colorado. It's an ever-evolving landscape, but here's a few suggestions to try:
Get Moosed. Serving Breckenridge’s best breakfasts since 1987, the Blue Moose is open for breakfast, brunch and drinks. Expect a casual friendly atmosphere with exceptional food and service. Fuel up and head out for a great day on the slopes.
Located in one of Breckenridge’s oldest building, the Hearthstone is located in a century old town home with great views across to the Ten Mile range. The Hearthstone has won awards for its gourmet American cuisine which is accompanied by a wine list of exquisite vintages. Expect superb beef & game, sustainably caught seafood and the very best of local Colorado produce.
Aurum Food & Wine Breckenridge
Aurum offers truly innovative farm-to-fork Colorado fare, together with hand-crafted cocktails, locally brewed beers and a wine list uniquely sorted by music genre. This is a stylish, boutique-style restaurant that’s a firm local’s favourite.
Blue River Bistro
Blue River Bistro has a refined yet lively dining ambience at a moderate price, where you can taste the very best of Colorado cuisine. Main meals include steaks, paella, chicken and seafood plus the bistro has an impressive wine list of both American and international vintages.
A place to visit during the daytime, the Columbine Cafe provides great breakfasts and lunch in its intimate surroundings. You can get breakfast right through to 3pm or decide that really you ought to be eating lunch by then and opt for the signature chicken tortilla soup or one of the great sandwiches.
Mi Casa has won rave reviews as a top ski town restaurant and it’s certainly one of the best Mexican establishments you’ll find anywhere. After the full range of Mexican favourite main courses a speciality not to be missed is the deep-fried ice cream for dessert.
Fatty's doesn’t just do great pizza but other Italian meals too including lasagne and pasta. Located in one of the oldest buildings in town, all the pizzas are made fresh on-site.
Briar Rose Chophouse & Saloon
Named after a former miners boarding house from the nineteenth century, the Briar Rose serves perhaps Breckenridge's best prime rib. It’s also good for a whole range of other meals including elk, caribou, salmon, seafood, lamb and poultry dishes.
Downstairs at Eric's
A Breckenridge top spot all day long, with a full menu available from eleven in the morning right through to midnight, with a special kids menu available. Lively and popular with both visitors and locals you’ll find more than 30 beers on tap, 50 varieties bottled and entertainments including video games and 30 or so televisions, three of them big screens.
South Ridge Seafood Grill
A great range of seafood favourites including salmon, trout, tuna and Alaskan king crab all ready to enjoy at this convenient South Ridge location. Expect uncompromising quality at a fair price.