While you are visiting you will want to go to the Keystone restaurants that have the best local ambiance to get a true feel for the mountain town. Once you have your Keystone vacation planned, take a look at the different Keystone dining options for you to try while you are there. Whether you want a fancy mountainside restaurant or a hole-in-the-wall place where the locals go, check out this list of Keystone restaurants to find what you’re looking for. A visit to the mountains in Colorado isn’t complete until you have a proper Keystone dining experience.
Located at the base of Keystone Mountain in River Run Village, Kickapoo Tavern serves casual American cuisine in a laidback pub environment. It’s a convenient location makes it a great stop for lunch or dinner after day on the slopes. The menu is very diverse and kid-friendly, ranging from burgers and sandwiches to steaks, pastas and barbeque.
Snake River Saloon
This long-time local favorite provides two different dining experiences. The restaurant offers an extensive fine dining menu including steaks, prime rib, pork chops, lobster, king crab and more. The saloon offers pizza, pastas, and sandwiches in a more casual bar atmosphere. Live music and dancing provide additional entertainment.
A lively atmosphere and tasty filling food make Dos Locos Mexican Restaurant and Cantina the perfect stop to refuel after a day on the mountain. Kick back with a margarita and a bowl of chips and salsa, or bring the whole family for a hearty dinner of tacos, burritos, enchiladas and more. Stop by on a sunny afternoon and sit on the outdoor patio.
Ski Tip Lodge
Come experience an intimate, four-course dinner at this snug bed and breakfast, situated in former 1800’s stagecoach building. The service is world-class, and the cuisine is upscale American. End your night curled up by the fireplace with one of their mouthwatering desserts.
Der Fondue Chessel
Immerse yourself in an authentic Bavarian experience, with live Austrian music and a Swiss lodge atmosphere at 12,000 feet. After riding the gondola to the top of Keystone, you’ll immediately appreciate why Der Fondue Chessel is a dream come true for fondue lovers. The four-course dinner is sure to sate even the hungriest appetite.
After a long day of skiing or snowboarding, sometimes you just want to relax. Pizza 101 offers free delivery, making it the perfect solution for a quiet night in. The hand-tossed, brick over-fired pies come with a range of toppings, sauces, and cheeses. Custom-order, or choose one of their specialty pizzas. Pizza 101 also offers calzones, strombolis, wings, and more.