Visiting Vail and enjoying all the beauty mountains have to offer, can’t be complete without dining and experiencing some of Colorado’s most delicious dishes. From local to international options, restaurants in this charming ski resort will certainly have something for everyone.
Some of the options from early breakfast, outdoor brunch or fine dining dinner, that are on local’s favorite list:
The Little Diner – Get there early! In this old-fashioned diner, for a whole family or solo diners, you can sit at the counter and watch the kitchen action or have a cozy booth by the window. Portions are filling and yummy with all day served absolutely amazing breakfast menu, from german pancakes to florentine omelet, everything is served hot and straight from the grill.
Sweet Basil – this modern American restaurant, located in the heart of Vail, offers a very unique menu of upscale dishes. They put their own twist on restaurant favorites accompanied with a great wine selection. Outdoor patio can be a perfect spot for a summer lunch.
Flame – Four Seasons’ exclusive steakhouse offers a prime dining experience with an authentic steak from the local farms. For dessert, make sure to order the award-winning hot chocolate with an amazing mountain views from the terrace.
Matsuhisa – Great choice if you like fresh Japanese food and a sophisticated atmosphere. Located in downtown of Vail Village, with an amazing view to the mountains and the village main street. Great selection of sake to compliment chef’s fresh seafood and fish five star presentation.
Mountain Standard – Definitely a must, local taste and cozy ambiance of Mountain Standard with an open kitchen concept, great and friendly staff and a premium food quality ingredients. From wood-grilled artichokes, spanish octopus, to grass fed burger and shrimp and grits, this will be a perfect balance of delicious and unique taste of the mountains.