Rockies Near Denver Restaurants

The Dining Room at The Lodge at Sunspot

  • American
  • Fodor's Choice

Published 11/18/2015

Fodor's Review

Reached via chairlift during the day and gondola at night, this massive log-and-stone structure set at 10,700 feet above sea level is a real stunner. Douglas-fir beams, Southwestern rugs on the walls, and a huge stone fireplace in the bar add to the rustic charm. The real draw is the view of the surrounding mountains, including the peaks marching along the Continental Divide. A prix-fixe menu includes game and fish paired with side dishes such as wild rice and potatoes roasted in olive oil and herbs. Elk Tournedos—elk tenderloin with a sun-dried cherry demi-glace and red roasted potatoes—is one example of a signature dish. Wines can be chosen to complement your meal.

Restaurant Information

Address:

Top of Zephyr Express Lift, Winter Park, Colorado, 80482, USA

Phone:

970-726–1446

Restaurant Details:

  • Hrs vary with the season
  • Reservations essential

Published 11/18/2015

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