Fodor's Expert Review The Fort Restaurant

$$$$ Denver Steakhouse Fodor's Choice

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.

Steakhouse Historical Views Lively Dinner $$$$ Fodor's Choice

Quick Facts

19192 Hwy. 8
Morrison, Colorado  80465, USA

303-697–4771

www.thefort.com

Restaurant Details:
Rate Includes: No lunch, Reservations essential

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