Breckenridge has it all. It’s not just the infinite slopes or the wild-flower sprinkled trails, but the fuel before or after Breck’s unlimited activities. Also, you’re on vacation so you should treat yourself to some great food, right?
There are countless options of notable restaurants in Breck and it’s not easy to pick. We’ve put together an exclusive Breckenridge dining guide including some of our local favorites just for you.
Grab n’ Go Breakfast
The Crown – delicious breakfast pastries, sandwiches, burritos & strong coffee served until 11:30. My favorite? The Reliance burrito + avocado. The perfect breakfast before I hit the slopes!
Clint’s – baked goods, breakfast croissants, bagel sandwiches & delicious lattes served all day.
Daylight Donuts – a cash only cafe. Donuts are made fresh daily. Open until noon!
Amazing Grace Natural Eatery – baked goods, healthy plates, strong coffee from Rocky Mountain Coffee Roasters & great people. Open until 3. Try the Opus! It’s a breakfast sandwich on a freshly baked biscuit. Get there early to sit by the wood burning stove on a chilly morning!
BoLD – an array of upscale classic breakfast dishes & a bloody mary bar. Breakfast served until 11:30, brunch served until 2.
The Gold Pan – hearty breakfast dishes & cocktails in Breck’s oldest saloon. Served until 2.
Blue Moose Breckenridge - The Blue Moose has been a staple in the community since 1987, serving some of the best home-cooked breakfast in town with friendly staff in a casual environment. Open 7am - 1pm.
Great Patios for Lunch
Canteen – Colorado craft beer, handcrafted cocktails (try the Ten Mile Mule! It’s one of my favorite cocktails in town), modern comfort food & great views of Main Street and the mountains.
Kenosha – Steaks, BBQ, burgers & 31 beers on tap with a sunshine-all-day patio
overlooking the ski area. Play a game of horseshoes while you wait for your food!
Happy Hour Hot Spots
Blue River Bistro (3-6 and 9-midnight) 2 for 1 appetizers and martinis and $2 off drafts. Go on the weekends to catch the live music from 5-10 pm!
Modis (3-6 and 10-midnight) $3 off cocktails and wine, $1 off draft beers
Twist (4-6) an array of small plates, $6 glasses of wine, $5 cocktails, $2 modelo’s. Try the bartenders cocktail of the evening while you sit on the outdoor patio.
Downstairs at Eric’s – family sports bar and arcade with, pizza, sandwiches, wings & many other options for all ages!
Flipside – Corn dogs, burgers, sandwiches, mac and cheese & shakes! Kids, try the Apple Pie Shake and adults go for the White Russian Shake!
Giampietro – all ingredients made in-house, pizza and other delicious Italian dishes.
Date Night Dinners
Legends - fine dining featuring high end steaks, authentic Italian & prohibition era cocktails. And they just launched a brand new menu! Try the Chicken Gnocchi, their Prime Steaks and my personal favorite, the Truffled Lobster Mac & Cheese.
Hearthstone – uncomplicated and great tasting dishes in a Victorian-era home.
The Kaiser House is very romantic featuring majestic views across the Ten Mile Range.
Briar Rose Chophouse & Saloon – memorable meals in an elegant atmosphere.
New & Fresh
Aurum - Outstanding food & wine with a modern, yet cozy and bustling atmosphere.
The Blue Fish - High-quality, fresh sushi and Japanese entrees in a lively and chic atmosphere.
Pure Kitchen (in Frisco) - A seasonal farm-to-table restaurant with unique, bold dishes made of the freshest ingredients. My go-to's? Spinach & Mushroom Flatbread or the Pure Thai Bowl
Late Night Bites
Above the Blue: Reddz – They best gyro, sandwich & taco stand open until 2:15 AM.
Crepes a la Carte – sweet, savory & build your own crepe open until 2 AM. Craving something sweet? Get S’mores! Savory? Crepe Blanc.
Motherloaded Tavern – comfort food and creative cocktails serving until 1 AM or later.
Looking for a place to stay close to our favorite restaurants? Check out our walk to town Breckenridge vacation rentals.