Travel with Your Taste Buds at Steamboat Springs, Colorado

mountain-diningLegacy Vacation Resorts-Steamboat Springs puts your family just moments from everything there is to see and do in this breathtaking Rocky Mountain resort town; from skiing, snowboarding, skating and sleigh rides in the winter to summer days packed with golf, hiking, biking, horseback riding, fishing and more. But have you checked out the food.

Steamboat Springs is home to more than 100 restaurants representing the full spectrum of cuisine to satisfy every appetite. From fresh game to fresh fish, flown in daily, every culinary delight set in a variety of atmospheres is waiting to serve up a delicious meal with a healthy helping of Western hospitality.

Restaurants range from local favorite breakfast spots and casual pizza places, to elegant continental cuisine and award winning fine dining. The total length of Steamboat can be driven in about 10 minutes and collection of Legacy Vacation Club Suites & Hilltop is in the middle of all the foodie action. Below is a list of just a few of our favorite restaurants as well as guided map of the restaurants.


Click on image to view larger


  1. Cafe Diva– An upscale restaurant located right on the mountain, providing an intimate environment and a constantly changing, small menu. A great place for nights out with a significant other or enjoying special occasions with the family.
    • 2.2 Miles from Hilltop
    • 1.4 Miles from Suites
  2. The Truffle Pig – Voted one of the 5 Best New Ski Resort Restaurants by Food & Wine Magazine the Truffle Pig is a great new addition to the base of the Steamboat Ski Base Area. The bar and outdoor patio of along with the intimate interior of the restaurant makes you feel comfortable whether you stop by in ski boots by for a beer and an appetizer after skiing or an intimate dinner in the evening.
    • 2.2 Miles from Hilltop
    • 1.4 Miles from Suites
  3. Harwigs-L’Apogee – A restaurant separated into two venues, with L’Apogee as a more formal and secluded venue. Private dining rooms are available along with outdoor seating, depending on your preference. Well known for their wine selection which features over 800 selections of wine.
    • 1.7 Miles from Hilltop
    • 2.5 Miles from Suites
  4. Three Peaks Grill– A ‘contemporary’ grill just off the base of the mountain. Specializing in both seafood and steak, the open, chic atmosphere is another great option for an evening out on the town or with your family.
    • 1.4 Miles from Hilltop
    • .6 Miles from Suites
  5. Mahogany Ridge – A more intimate, upscale grill and brewery, Mahogany Ridge has a classy western feel. Often providing relaxing, live music, this restaurant is a great place for a refreshing meal at the end of the day.
    • 1.3 Miles from Hilltop
    • 2.1 Miles from Suites
  6. SaketumiAn intimate, sushi restaurant located right on the mountain, Saketumi is a fantastic place for Japanese food in Steamboat. With both indoor and outdoor seating, it is great for cool summer evenings on the mountain.
    • 1.7 Miles from Hilltop
    • 2.5 Miles from Suites
  7. Laundry – This is the craft cocktail bar and restaurant Steamboat. Jars of infused spirits line the wall behind the bar, running the gamut between practical (ginger) to zany (candy Hot Tamales) and always changing. Dining is a shared plate concept, which is a good excuse when you starting reaching over people to eat the marrow out from their dish.
    • 2 Miles from Hilltop
    • 2.8 Miles from Suites
  8. E3 Chophouse – E3 is shorthand for an error on the first baseman, but there are no missteps in sight at this steakhouse. The beef comes straight from their Kansas ranch of the same name, which pioneered the E3 logo sported by country star Luke Bryan and members of the Duck Dynasty crew.
    • 1.9 Miles from Hilltop
    • 2.7 Miles from Suites
  9. Winona’s Restaurant – This cafe is located on Lincoln Ave., in the middle of downtown. Well known by locals for its fantastic cinnamon buns, this cafe opens for breakfast and lunch, and offers the possibility for enjoying breakfast in restaurant or cinnamon buns on the go.
    • 1.6 Miles from Hilltop
    • 2.4 Miles from Suites
  10. Fiesta Jalisco – There’s a reason why there are Fiesta Jalisco restaurants from Avon to the mountains beyond the Front Range — not only do we provide authentic Mexican cuisine, but we also have great service and a welcoming atmosphere!
    • .7 Miles from Hilltop
    • .3 Miles from Suites
  11. Ore House at the Pine Grove – Nestled just off of US 40 and Pine Grove Rd. is a property homesteaded in 1889. The original barn is around 110 years old and was converted into Ore House at the Pine Grove Restaurant. Originally named the Pine Grove Ranch, this restaurant has been serving Steamboat Springs’ locals and visitors great steaks and seafood since 1971.
    • .8 Miles from Hilltop
    • 75 feet from Suites
  12. The Egg and I – Serving up “egg”ceptional breakfasts and lunches all day. Enjoy a cup of gourmet coffee, 100% fresh squeezed orange juice and generous servings from their large menu.
    • .6 Miles from Hilltop
    • .4 Miles from Suites
  13. Rex’s American Grill & Bar – Rex’s strives to be the fun, entertaining place where you enjoy the best homemade food and service from a friendly, attentive staff. The Chefs take care in making everything from scratch, using the highest quality, all-natural ingredients. The way it is meant to be!
    • 2.2 Miles from Hilltop
    • 1.4 Miles from Suites
  14. La Montana Mexican Restaurant – La Montaña is an Award-winning Southwestern and Mexican restaurant featuring mouth watering appetizers and entrées to fit every taste and budget. Specializing in unique, beautifully presented foods of the southwest and Mexico.
    • 2.9 Miles from Hilltop
    • 2.1 Miles from Suites
  15. Freshies Restaurant – Located on 40, between downtown and the mountain, Freshies is a great place for either breakfast or lunch. With both an indoor, diner style seating area, and an outdoor patio, Freshies is a great stop just off the Yampa Core Trail.
    • .7 Miles from Hilltop
    • .8 Miles from Suites

Suites-Hilltop-ComboNo matter which Legacy Vacation Resorts destination you choose, your family will enjoy beautifully appointed condominium-style accommodations and first-class resort amenities at a fraction of the cost of a hotel stay. Legacy Vacation Resorts’ studio, one, and two bedroom suites are designed to meet your family’s needs and provide affordable vacation escapes with conveniences like an indoor swimming pool (at the Hilltop resort), and complimentary shuttle transportation during the winter ski season.

So go ahead, get those taste buds going… Legacy Vacation Resorts will make your perfect Steamboat Springs family vacation a reality.