Denver Restaurants

The Fort Restaurant

  • 19192 Hwy. 8 Map It
  • Morrison
  • Steakhouse
  • Fodor's Choice

Fodor's Review

This adobe structure, complete with flickering luminarias and a pinyon-pine bonfire in the courtyard, is a perfect reproduction of Bent's Fort, a Colorado fur-trade center. Buffalo meat and game are the specialties; the elk chops with huckleberry sauce and tequila-marinated quail are especially good. Intrepid eaters might try the buffalo bone-marrow appetizer, fiery peanut-butter–stuffed jalapeños, or Rocky Mountain oysters. Costumed characters from the fur trade wander the restaurant, playing the mandolin and telling tall tales.

Restaurant Information

Address:

19192 Hwy. 8, Morrison, Colorado, 80465, USA

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Phone:

303-697–4771

Website: www.thefort.com

Restaurant Details:

  • No lunch
  • Reservations essential

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