Restaurants Winter Park, Colorado

Here’s an insider’s guide to delicious dining and some of the hottest places to eat in Winter Park, Fraser, and Tabernash, Colorado! Enjoy!

Breakfast Winter Park, Colorado:


This Fraser Favorite serves locals and visitors alike. If you’re up early, you’ll see ski patrol and lift ops flock to this unique eatery on their way to the slopes. Call ahead for takeout or grab a seat and eat in amongst sharks, nets, and fake fish. Even on the coldest days, this brightly colored building will make you feel as if you’re in the Caribbean, and the variety of breakfast, lunch, and southwestern dishes will satisfy even the pickiest of eaters.

221 Doc Susie Ave
Fraser, CO 80442

The Mountain Rose Café: 

This café serves homemade breakfast and lunch seven days a week. Located in downtown Winter Park this restaurant nook will amaze even the most select eater with a menu of, “redneck mountain fusion with a dash of hippie love.” Complete with a full bar, The Mountain Rose Café serves dazzling drinks including Bloody Mary Jane, Tequila Sunrise, and a killer Mountain Mojito.

The Mountain Rose Cafe
78542 US Highway 40
Winter Park, CO 80482

Mountain Grind Coffee And Bistro: 

If you’re looking for unique food, great people, and amazing coffee, look no further. Located in Winter Park’s Cooper Creek, this quaint shop serves everything from coffee to intricate snickers martinis, pies, and delicious gelato. Be sure to swing by and give the Mountain Grind Coffee and Bistro a try!

Mountain Grind Coffee and Bistro
Cooper Creek Square
47 Cooper Creek Way #126
Winter Park, CO 80482

Rise & Shine Café: 

If you’re looking for a great breakfast location with Gluten Free options, stop by Rise & Shine Café. They’ve got a wide variety of breakfast foods ranging from a simple bowl of oatmeal to the delectably intricate, “Who’s Arnold Veggie Bennini.” The best part is, breakfast is served until 2 pm every day, perfect for those mornings you don’t feel like rushing!

Rise & Shine Cafe
78437 US Highway 40
Winter Park, CO 80482

Lunch Winter Park, Colorado:

Opa! Charlie’s Gyro: 

In search of a delicious lunch? Try the brand new restaurant Opa! Charlie’s Gyro. This delicious, locally-owned eatery serves a simple and affordable lunch menu consisting of classic gyros, burgers, soups, and salads. The Greek salad, watermelon salad, and portobello mushroom burgers will satisfy those with dietary restrictions.

Opa! Carlie’s Gyro
78415 US Highway 40
Winter Park, CO 80482

New Hong Kong: 

With delicious food, spectacular lunch specials, a large dining facility, and a great back room for events, New Hong Kong is a perfect place to grab a bite for lunch. Located in Cooper Creek Square this classic, Chinese restaurant offers fantastic service, huge portions, and a variety of dishes sure to leave everyone full and satisfied.

New Hong Kong
Cooper Creek Way
Winter Park, CO 80482

Dinner Winter Park, Colorado:

Fontenot’s Seafood and Grill: 

A Winter Park favorite for over 20 years, Fontenot’s offers diners a fantastic atmosphere, a variety of dishes, a full drink menu, outdoor seating, and live entertainment. Known for weekend brunches and happy hour specials, Fontenot’s will amaze. Fontenot’s serves everything from Kobe Beef Burgers to New Orleans Jambalaya and anything in between.

Fontenot’s Seafood and Grill
78336 US Highway 40
Winter Park, CO 80482

Tabernash Tavern: 

An easy, 5-minute drive, West out of Winter Park will lead you to Tabernash Tavern, one of the most artistic and authentic restaurants in the region. Located in the historic, (and tiny) town of Tabernash, Tabernash Tavern offers perhaps the largest selection of wine in the valley, a full bar, and an internationally inspired menu. Renowned Executive Chef Alberto Sapien constantly draws inspiration and alters the menu to keep it fresh for guests who frequent the Tavern. Tabernash Tavern is also home to an affordable and unique happy hour that many times is accompanied by live music.

Tabernash Tavern
72287 US Highway 40
Tabernash, CO 80478

Randi’s Irish Grill and Pub: 

If you’re in need of a great burger, the world’s greatest Ruben, or a good ole’ Irish Car Bomb, visit Randi’s Irish Grill and Pub. This Irish pub offers a prime downtown location, outdoor seating, and a fun atmosphere.

Randi’s Irish Grill and Pub
78521 US ZHighway 40
Winter Park, CO 80482

Happy Hour Winter Park, Colorado:

The Winter Park Sushi Bar: 

It happens to the best of us. The sushi craving hits. Nothing else will do. You debate the “good ‘ol gas station sushi,” but think better of it. Have no fear, The Winter Park Sushi Bar is here! A great atmosphere, awesome location, and a fantastic happy hour! Being in a land-locked state is no problem as they fly fresh fish in daily. With Saketini’s, Tempura, and more rolls than you can imagine, your craving will be cured!

The Winter Park Sushi Bar
47 Cooper Creek Way #221
Winter Park, CO 80482

Devil’s Thumb: 

15 minutes West, in a secluded valley is Devil’s Thumb Ranch Resort and Spa. This Resort is home to one of the most delicious and vast happy hours in the valley. Kick back in Heck’s at the Ranch and enjoy a great atmosphere, amazing drink specials including $2.5 drafts, $3 micro brews, $3 house wines, and delicious (and cheap) food specials!

Devil’s Thumb Ranch
3530 County Rd 83
Tabernash, CO 80478