Steamboat’s dining scene is some of the best in the state of Colorado. They have a variety of different restaurants that will cater to your needs. If you want to go to a bar it is easy to find a place that has the game on. Or if you want a sit down and romantic meal with your significant other, Steamboat has that too. And they have everything in between. Be sure to try new things during your visit and you might find your new favorite restaurant!
The Tap House Sports Grill
For those who can not leave their team spirit behind, there is The Tap House Sports Grill. With over 50 TVs accessing every game, there is no excuse to miss out on the action. The grill offers affordable family dining options with a menu featuring everything from chicken wings, sandwiches and burgers and soups and salads to specialty dishes such as pan-seared mountain trout and white fish tacos. Trivia is a great way to have fun with friends, and video games and foosball will keep the kids entertained. There are 21 beers are tap to choose from locally inspired by the vast microbreweries throughout CO. Cocktails, wine and bottled beer are available as well. Happy Hour is Monday thru Friday from 4 – 6 pm with $2.00 Domestic Drafts and $3.00 Micro and Import Drafts.
Tip: Ask your server about the beer of the month “BOM” where they feature a Colorado micro-brew at just $2.50 a pint…ahhh, gulp, it’s just what the doctor ordered.
729 Lincoln Ave. Steamboat Springs, CO 80477-3136 :: (970) 879-2431
Sunset Happy Hour
The sunset happy hour is a $12 gondola ride up (and back down) to 9,000+ feet above the Yampa Valley and is perfect for adults wanting to enjoy happy hour cocktails in an amazing setting. The breathtaking views of the sun setting are priceless and the opportunity to capture photos with friends that will last a lifetime are precious. Your ticket will get you a $5 voucher towards a drink at the bar. Make your way to the gondola line by 4:15 p.m. to assure a table and place to sit will be waiting for you when you arrive at the top. If not, enjoying the live music and cocktails as you meander about on the balcony.
2300 Mt. Werner Circle Steamboat Springs, CO 80487 :: (970) 879-6111
We think this is the best breakfast and lunch spot you can find in Steamboat Springs! Using the freshest ingredients in secret recipes, and pairing that with well known staple dishes is what the chefs here do best. Not only can you order up to 13 varieties of Eggs Benedict smothered in lip smacking-ly good hollandaise sauce, but there is the best ever handcrafted granola, scratch made breads baked fresh daily, malted waffles and more. The outdoor garden is beautifully landscaped and tended to so it’s a special place to enjoy a relaxing brunch with friends and family.
131 11th Street Steamboat Springs, CO 80487 :: (970) 879-4925
Noodles and More Saigon Cafe
This restaurant features some of the best authentic Asian dishes in all of Steamboat Springs! The atmosphere is vibrant, relaxing and fun with friendly service and delicious dishes at an affordable price. Savor the vegetarian spring rolls with sweet and sour dipping sauce, crispy chow mein or a local favorite hangover cure, the Pho. From Vietnamese to Thai, if Asian is what you want, this is a pretty sure bet that won’t break the bank!
635 Lincoln Ave, Steamboat Springs, CO 80487 :: (970) 870-1544
Cooking is a passion for the chefs at Cafe Diva and it shows in every mouth watering bite that you will savor when enjoying an intimate dinner here. The food is inspired by all that nature offers, and so only the finest locally grown produce is used in the dishes. Enjoy fabulous fine dining at the base of the slopes with an impressive menu of constantly changing delectable dishes to please even the most discerning of palettes.
1855 Ski Time Square Dr. Steamboat Springs, CO 80487 :: (970) 871-0508
The Truffle Pig
Located at the Steamboat Ski Base Area, this new addition to pub fare and apres’ ski dining is great place to meet up with friends at the end of your run. The Truffle Pig was voted one of the 5 Best New Ski Resort Restaurants by Food & Wine Magazine and features an intimate, yet casual laid back ambiance and vibe while serving up happy hour cocktails paired with elegant cuisine that can be enjoyed inside or beside the crackling fire pits.
2250 Apres Ski Way Steamboat Springs, CO 80487 :: (970) 879-7470
Mahogany Ridge Brewery & Grill
This upscale western themed bar and grill is warm and inviting and offers much more than your simple burger and beer. With over 8 delicious microbrews on tap, and appetizers and entrees served by culinary chefs with a flair for artisan cuisine, this is not your run of the mill tavern. Indulge your taste buds with one of the many delicious dipping sauces to take your Elk sirloin or spiced duck breast to the next level of flavor town.
435 Lincoln Avenue (Downtown on 5th Street) Steamboat Springs, CO 80487 :: (970) 879-3773