THE STEAMBOAT WINE FESTIVAL is pleased to partner with the unrivaled restaurants of Steamboat Springs. Step into the home belonging to some of the finest restaurants found anywhere. When you add “bold and innovative” to “fresh and local,” you’ve described the spirit of Steamboat’s restaurant scene and its talented chefs. They will serve up their specialties at this year’s festival and this is your chance to sample them all! Come experience the flavors of these amazing chefs and their restaurants at The Steamboat Wine Festival.
Restaurants will provide bite-sized samples during the Stroll and Grand Tasting events. We encourage our patrons to enjoy these fantastic restaurants throughout the weekend. Thank you for supporting these fine establishments that support the Festival.
Are you a restaurant interested in participating in the festival? Please contact us directly!
Located in Steamboat Springs, Colorado, Aurum Food and Wine is a new element in dining. Featuring seasonal new American cuisine, this refined yet relaxed space features bar, dining room and spacious deck seating. Nestled along the Yampa River, this watershed has historically provided the lifeline for farming and ranching in the Yampa Valley. We are proud to build upon this rich heritage.
There are bars and then there is The BARley. A celebration of what happens before the beer, wine and spirits are made. Celebrating Colorado by featuring an all Colorado spirits line up and 31 craft beers on tap including the only place in Steamboat where you can find cask beer. Visit our website
Chef Brian Vaughn and his wife Katy set a high standard of dining in Steamboat Springs with bistro c.v. Located downtown on bustling Lincoln Ave., bistro c.v. delivers a high quality, farm fresh and forward-thinking menu for locals and visitors of the quaint mountain town. Sourcing mostly from local, artisan farmers and purveyors, Vaughn prides himself in celebrating the freshest ingredients of the region and cooking honestly, simply and innovatively. The restaurant perfects sophisticated, seasonal dining complemented by a knowledgeable staff in a warm and relaxed setting. (970) 879-4197.
The Cabin’s culinary team dishes up high-quality Colorado inspired cuisine at a great value. Featuring the freshest organic, natural and local fare ingredients. The menu includes pasta, seafood, wild game, meat, fowl entrees and sandwiches, sure to satisfy even the most hearty appetite.
Tucked in the Steamboat Mountain Village, Café Diva is recognized as one of the Rocky Mountain’s culinary gems. Through her craft, Chef Kate Rench transforms regionally sourced farm produce, select ranch cuts, and sustainably harvested seafood into delicate flavor combinations. The summer menu sets the table with light, refreshing dishes composed from the bounty of the season. In the dining room and on the garden patio, three certified sommeliers pair wines from our extensive cellar.
We like to think Carl’s Tavern is the kind of place Carl Howelsen himself would’ve come to put down some tall beers after a day of long jumps. A place with plenty of good food to enjoy and good times to be had. A place where school teachers, cattle ranchers, bikers and boarders can all feel at home. And a place where a guy known for flying down a mountain with wooden planks strapped to his feet-while snappily dressed in a shirt and tie, mind you-can serve as our collective inspiration to grab life by the horns, try new things, make new friends, and just be ourselves.
Cloverdale Farm & Restaurant
Cloverdale Restaurant is a new fine dining restaurant located in the historic residence at 9th and Oak. With a craftsman bungalow feel and unique river cobble features, Cloverdale was built in 1918 by celebrated local builder Art Gumprecht. Partnering with our farm just outside of town, we strive to redefine what elevated cuisine looks like in the state of Colorado. Our ever-changing tasting menu format will give the opportunity to see and taste the best of what Colorado is producing week to week. We are excited to give our community a new level of hospitality and look forward to welcoming you into our home.
Creekside Café and Grill
Longtime supporters of the Steamboat Wine Festival the Creekside Cafe is not to be missed during your stay. The Creekside is located downtown on Oak Street in the historic Soda Creek building featuring a garden patio overlooking a beautiful creek. Breakfast and lunch are served all day along with award winning Bloody Marys and creative Mimosas. The menu features 12 different types of Eggs Benedicts, giant breakfast burritos, corned beef hash, oatmeal pancakes and more. All of their meals are complimented by the fact that they use as many local ingredients as possible; Organic fruits and vegetables from Davis Family Farms, hormone free pork from Yampa Valley Farms and grass feed beef from Yampa Valley Beef. All breads are baked in house and complimented by homemade creative jams. The Creekside serves outstanding Breakfast and lunch daily from 6AM-2PM. 131 11th Street, Downtown Steamboat. 970-879-4925
CUGINO’S PIZZERIA & ITALIAN RESTAURANT
Serving the Steamboat Springs, CO area for over 28 years, Cugino’s Pizzeria & Italian Restaurant serves Southern Italian cuisine and pizza in a family friendly atmosphere. We specialize in creating our sauces from scratch using the freshest ingredients available and our pasta dishes and pizzas are all baked in our brick lined oven. For a great family dining experience on our beautiful patio or experienced catering services, our staff is prepared to exceed your expectations and all at affordable prices.
A culinary delight with an incredible view. Board the Gondola from 6:00pm – 8:30pm. Featuring Hazie’s fine dining cuisine with the best views in the valley. Open June 26 through September 6 Hazie’s, is an a la carte restaurant featuring jet fresh seafood and light summer entrees, appetizers and cocktails are also available at the bar.
Harwigs provides an elegant dining experience in a relaxed atmosphere. Our seasonal menus blend new gastro techniques and traditional French styles that highlight fresh, local agriculture. Harwigs has Steamboat’s only wine cellar, and knowledgeable sommeliers to guide you through our award-winning wine list. From aprés-activity happy hour martinis in our bustling bar, to custom chef tasting menus in one of our private rooms, we warmly welcome you to share your next dining experience with us.
LA FIESTA GRILL & CANTINA
The home of great, authentic, and Chef-Inspired Mexican ‘Comida.’ Chef Edgar Ruiz brings together the old-world flavors, such as chipotle, cilantro and distinct cheeses, with contemporary culinary vision with beautiful presentations and the freshest ingredients. Don’t let our complete Cantina fool you. We are a restaurant ‘para la famila’, in respect of our most valued of Mexican traditions.
hen Laundry, a gastro-pub with a vintage feel, opened, expectations were high. And, indeed, the restaurant’s small-plate concept has proved to be a boon to Steamboat’s growing culinary scene. Housed in an old brick laundromat retrofitted with teardrop-shaped light fixtures and Art Deco-style wine racks, Laundry has a noisy but festive atmosphere. Platters of cheeses, cured meats and fennel-heavy veggies are rich and filling, as is the taco-confit duck. Try the savory fried chicken-polenta or the hickory-smoked brisket. The bar offers inventive cocktails, like a fiery margarita infused with hot-pepper tequila. (New York Times Travel)
MAHOGANY RIDGE BREWERY & GRILL
Steamboat’s only local microbrewery, Mahogany Ridge Brewery and Grill, also adds an Asian flair to its traditional dinner choices. Their “Dipping Menu”offers satay plates, mixed grill and more, all with a choice of 21 sauces. Stop by during happy hour for fresh hand-crafted beers and $1 tapas.
Mountain Brew is Steamboat’s local coffee house & neighborhood cafe. We serve the best quality fair trade coffees, pastries baked in house each morning, and casual tasty breakfast & lunch.
OLD TOWN PUB & RESTAURANT
Grab a bite and a pint at the legendary Old Town Pub & Restaurant. Featuring an all new, all from scratch menu, Old Town Pub is bringing familiar classics to a whole new level. Our draft list boasts all of the up and coming local breweries, and our specialty drinks are creative and delicious. Come on by the Pub and see this historic landmark for yourself!
PAPA MURPHY’S PIZZA
Fresh made by us, fresh baked by you! We are locally owned and operated and believe that our handmade dough, fresh-grated mozzarella, butcher-quality meats and sliced-by-hand veggies make your perfect pizza. Papa Murphy’s Take ‘n’ Bake Pizza in Steamboat Springs is open year-round, seven days a week.
Sake2U at 609 Yampa. Sushi, Asian-fusion, and American fare, located in beautiful downtown Steamboat Springs, Colorado.
Saddles in the summertime at the Sheraton Steamboat Resort, located slopeside at the base of Mount Werner. The restaurant offers something for everyone, in an atmosphere overlooking everything from the green, grass-covered slopes of Mount Werner to exposed Burgess Creek coursing through the Promenade. Chef Scott Przymus has brought a Colorado-based theme to many of his concoctions at Saddles, whether it’s succulent appetizers or scrumptious entrees. Sip on drinks and take in the great views from one of the best decks in Steamboat at Saddles Bar and Grill. Share plates in front of the fireplace and indulge in great American classics.
SALT & LIME
A twist on classic mexican. From Red Pepper Bacon Poppers to spicy Chilaquiles, fresh flavors are our priority. With an emphasis on tacos, Executive Chef Vicki Connacher uses traditional cooking techniques and regional ingredients to create a progressive Mexican menu. You’ll love our bright, vibrant atmosphere, mix and match dishes and late night activity.
Open for lunch and dinner every day.
Pioneering Colorado Pit BBQ in a casual family atmosphere. Steamboat Smokehouse barbecue uses old-fashioned low and slow cooking with hardwoods (primarily hickory and oak) and no artificial gas or electric heat. Large cuts will typically cook for 12-15 hours to the tender, almost fall apart stage.
Discover a great place to meet, mingle and share memories at one of Sheraton Steamboat’s dining establishments. Savor American continental cuisine at Sevens Restaurant, an upscale restaurant located at the base of the ski area next to the Gondola. Enjoy great views of the slopes for breakfast and dinner (seasonal).