After a long day on the mountain, experience Vail's incredible selection of restaurants and nightlife. From fun, local favorites to exclusive dining offering the finest cuisine and world-class wines, you will find Vail dining and restaurants to suit your budget, style and taste, and the complimentary in-town shuttle will take guests anywhere in Lionshead or Vail Village.
Locals Recommended Dining
The Fitz Bar & Restaurant - Local après-ski spot, known for its approachable menu of ‘comfort food, elevated’, creative cocktails and local Colorado drafts. A great place for families, groups and couples to gather in comfort and style. The friendly service, inviting atmosphere and cool kids menu only add to the mountain charm.
595 East Vail Valley Drive • Vail, CO 81657 * 970-476-4959
Mountain Standard - This rustic and relaxed tavern aims to set a new standard in the Vail Valley by using an ancient for of cooking. The majority of Mountain Standard’s menu is prepared via the most primal cooking method: over an open and live wood fire. The only restaurant in the valley to devote themselves to this age-old way of cooking, the food at this exciting new restaurant has rustic, bold and honest flavors, focusing on the purest ingredients in the Rocky Mountain region and beyond.
193 Gore Creek Drive • Vail, CO 81657 * 970-476-0123
Up the Creek - Serving lunch and dinner daily. Up the Creek is located right on the banks of Gore Creek and boast Vail's only creekside patio. Enjoy one of their signature cocktails or fine glasses of wine and peruse their diverse seasonal menu.
223 Gore Creek Dr #103 • Vail, CO 81657 * 970-476-8141