1040 Big Thompson Avenue
Estes Park, CO 80517
Phone: (970) 586-5338
Fax: (970) 577-9905
The Twin Owls Steakhouse is a gorgeous restaurant in a log cabin. Not just is the ambiance great, but the food and service are excellent too. The staff is friendly and efficient. The restaurant can get full, so reservations are highly recommended. Some of the menu highlights include bacon wrapped scallops and the delicious elk kabobs! Call for details on open hours.
BBQ-ing at an altitude at 7522 feet? That's exactly what Smokin Dave's BBQ & Taphouse boasts of. Located close to the Rocky Mountain National Park, this restaurant is known for serving up some delicious ribs. Their homemade sauces are some of the best you've ever tasted. The beer selection is good. Service is efficient. A children's menu and family meals are also available.Restaurant opens Monday to Sunday 11a onwards.
Serving up an Italian menu Dunraven Inn is certainly worth a visit. Using only fresh ingredients, the dishes at the restaurant are simple, yet flavorful. They offer a great wine list, and the staff is knowledgeable and will help you zero down on a good selection. For the rather large portions served, the food is pricing is appropriate.
Located in The Baldpate Inn, the hotel's dining room offers a wonderful meal with a view of the gorgeous mountains. A daily soup and salad buffet is the highlight here as well as delicious homemade breads.
Whether you wish to grab a home cooked meal with family or if you wish to listen to awesome music with friends, you can get a dose of both at Oskar Blues Grill & Brew. The major attraction has to be the live performances. Many of the well known personalities have paid visits here. But that is not all, the food menu features a delicious array of Southern style cooking accompanied by a nice selection of beers.
Before you smirk or fret at the mention of this village side restaurant, think twice! This warm and friendly establishment offers a lavish lunch in an elegant setting that scores over its uptight city counterparts. The family operated restaurant serves an elaborate six course meal; the chefs incorporate flavors of the season that infuses a freshness in the taste. Be it the tasty appetizers or the soft home-baked bread, the quality is consistent and unparalleled. And, if all this sounds impressive, you can even hire Gold Hill Inn for you wedding reception and other personal events. A capacity of 150 guests, great menu and professional waiting staff make for an ideal venue. That's not it, Gold Hill Inn hosts live music concerts too on a regular basis. This lovely restaurant, is worth a detour on your way to Boulder city.
Looking for a quiet and quality time over good food? Then come down to The Inglenook, a quaint American restaurant tucked in the heart of downtown Loveland. The ambiance is casual yet intimate and service is sharp. A lot of attention has been paid to detail, and the menu brings together classic standbys and innovative dishes inspired by local flavors. Some of the favorites on the menu include the Chicken Tetrazzini, Grilled Polenta, Crab Cake Sliders, Dagwood Club and Inglenook Cobb. Enhance the dining experience by pairing the food with a glass or bottle of wine. Reservations are recommended on weekends; private dining is also offered.
Olive Garden serves up authentic Italian cuisine. Their signature bread sticks and one-of-a-kind menu make them an American icon. Standard Italian options like bruchetta, calamari, ravioli, and eggplant parmigiana line their lengthy menu. More exotic items like salmon, chicken dishes, and innovative pizzas are also available. For the calorie-counter, Olive Garden has a range of low fat and low carbohydrate options.Their bottomless salads ensure a well-balanced feast. Enjoy your meal with a bottle from their extensive wine list or one of their tropical island drinks. Finally, top it all off with a little something from their dessert menu- their cakes, custards, and ice creams are sure to win you over.