“Since 1990, Fontenot’s Fresh Seafood & Grill has been a leading restaurant in Winter Park, Colorado. Fontenot’s has built a reputation for high-quality seafood, steaks, and original dishes that bring a taste of The Big Easy to Winter Park. Our chefs use the freshest and highest quality ingredients to create original dishes and local favorites, like our Catch of the Day, Chicken Roulade, Steak and Frites, Southern Chicken Fried Steak, and of course our signature Gumbo.”
That’s what the owners of Fontenot’s Seafood and Grill, a leading Winter Park restaurant since 1990, have to say about building their reputation for high-quality dishes from seafood to steaks.
Their menu is best known for the catch of the day, chicken roulade, steak and frites, southern chicken fried steak, and signature gumbo.
Before picking up your vacation rentals and hitting the slopes, stop by at this classic spot for breakfast. Fontenot’s has traditional breakfasts of biscuits and gravy, chicken fried steak, grand slam, daylight in the swamp, potato huevos, french toast, and Peasant Bennie.
If you’re looking for a burrito, Fontenot’s has classic Southwestern and south of the border classics, including a Creole, Sante Fe, and California burrito.
You’ll also find eight different options for eggs benedict, and breakfast sides such as black forest ham and andouille sausage.
Ready for a drink? You won’t be disappointed. Fontenot’s breakfast cocktails include a Cajun Bloody Mary, Mimosa, and Poinsettia. All great drinks for those post-skiing, pre-lodging hours.
For lunch, you’ll find a tossed green salad, soup of the day, gumbo, calamari, fried okra, beet salad, cobb salad, shrimp salad, Kobe beef burger, cajun fries, cornbread, coleslaw, french quarter catfish, chicken fried chicken, bayou shrimp, wraps, and po’boys.
Dinner also serves many classic favorites, including Alaskan Cod Lafayette, Asian Redfish, Chili Seared Scallops, Seafood Bouillabaisse, BBQ Shrimp and Blackened Cod, Salmon Toulouse, Bourbon Street Catfish, and Shrimp Etouffee.
And on the turf side, try an 8 oz Colorado Top Sirloin, Slow Roasted Pork Ribs, Kobe Beef Burger, Hand Cut Steak, Chicken Fried Steak, or a Chicken Roulade.
For an adult beverage, Fontenot’s serves a dozen specialty drinks, a wide selection of red and white wines, draft beers, Colorado brews, domestic and imported beers, and more.
For dessert, you can choose from the bread pudding, bananas foster, black & tan sundae, cookies ‘n cream cheesecake, and Irish apple cake.
Located just 6 minutes from Winter Park, it’s a convenient stop for vacationers and locals to grab a delicious breakfast, lunch or dinner with an adult beverage.
Fontenot’s is open:
Tuesday – Friday 11:30am – 8:30pm
Saturday – Sunday 9:00am – 8:30pm
Breakfast on Saturday and Sunday runs from 9am-2pm.
You can find Fontenot’s at 78336 US Hwy 40 Winter Park, CO 80482.
For a reservation, call 970-726-4021
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