Winter Park has some of the best outdoor adventures to experience year-round. Carve out a path on our area’s wonderful single track, zip line through the forest, hike along the Rocky Mountain landscape, and so much more. After enjoying these fun activities, feel free to take a break and enjoy a refreshing drink at the breweries in Winter Park, Colorado. It’s the best way to spend an evening after a full day of excitement. Find out where you should go for the best local brews!

Have a couple of drinks, share stories with friends, and rest up for another fun-filled day! In addition to the breweries in Winter Park, CO,  feel free to kick back and relax at many other local spots. Request your free Vacation Guide now to see some of our top recommendations! Learn where to find excellent restaurants, spas, shops, local music performances, and more. Get your guide today and make the most of your stay!

Grab a Drink at These Winter Park, CO, Breweries

The Peak Bistro & Brewery

What goes with craft beer? How about a delicious, hand-tossed pizza and a laid-back atmosphere? That’s what you’ll get at The Peak Bistro & Brewery in Winter Park. The brewery opens at 11 a.m., so be sure to pull up a chair for an afternoon of good food and refreshing drinks. The bistro serves food all day until 12 a.m., and the brewery stays open until 2 a.m. No matter how busy you are on your trip, there’s always time to stop in!

Feeling thirsty? Try some of the beers brewed on site! We recommend the Winter Park Ale or the High Mountain Honey Wheat for a slightly sweeter flavor. Feel free to ask the bartender for 4 oz samples so you can pick your favorites. If you’re lucky, you may get a chance to grab a pint of the Totally Wired Coffee Stout, brewed with coffee from Rocky Mountain Roastery in Fraser. They only make this option in small amounts!

Hideaway Park Brewery

It may be a smaller place, but it’s got plenty of beer, character, and friendly staff members! Located in downtown Winter Park, Hideaway Park Brewery is a must for craft beer lovers. After a day of enjoying the unbeatable outdoor activities, visit what a few friends were inspired to start — their own brewery. After making their dream a reality, it’s now open for you to enjoy as well!

Choose from several core beers on tap, like the Rye Not Try It Stout with hints of coffee and chocolate. For a crisp, hoppy taste, go for the popular BruBrew IPA. Be sure to visit their website for a rotating tap list. Previous options have ranged from a Blackcurrant Cream Ale to a Clementine Gose and King Hippo Pale Ale. In the summer, Hideaway is open from 12 p.m. to 9 p.m. and hosts special events like the Monday Music Series and $4 beer Thursdays. While they don’t serve food, you are welcome to grab a bite to eat from one of many restaurants nearby.

Additional Places to Grab a Drink:

  • Moffat Station Restaurant and Bar: Enjoy a drink right across the street from the Winter Park Resort. Inside, find rustic, Western-style decor, a pool table, and arcade games. It’s the perfect place to relax and enjoy a local microbrew after an afternoon at the resort!
  • Idlewild Spirits Distillery: If you’re in the mood for something with a little more kick to it, try the drinks here. Enjoy seasonal options from craft cocktails to tasty appetizers and entrees!
  • Never Summer Brewing: This nearby brewery in Granby, CO, is well worth the short drive. Try unique creations like the Bear Paw Stout and the Total Hopulation IPA. Stop in for happy hour from 4 to 6 p.m. for discounted pints!

Book Your Stay in Winter Park and Try These Local Brews!

 

What are you waiting for? Pack your bags and head to Winter Park for an exceptional vacation experience this season! Whether you want an action-packed week or a quiet, relaxing getaway, there are plenty of things for you to do here.

StayWinterPark has plenty of top-notch properties in convenient locations to help you experience everything in the area! Would you like to stay in a newly constructed, four-bedroom townhome with river views, a private hot tub, and two master suites? Enjoy these features and more in Telemark Townhomes Unit 582! It’s just minutes away from the local breweries! It’s time you treated yourself to a relaxing getaway this season. Check our availability and book your stay today!

Come and experience the thriving nightlife in Winter Park, CO, this season! After a fun-filled afternoon enjoying the unique outdoor adventures our area has to offer, keep the excitement rolling at local bars and restaurants. Spend your evenings dancing to live music, indulging in refreshing drinks, playing games, and more! Read on to find out where to find the absolute best nightlife spots.

When you visit us, you have access to endless activities and attractions to enjoy. In addition to the great nightlife in Winter Park, CO, explore options like horseback riding, hot air balloon rides, and music festivals. Request your free Vacation Guide now and discover the best ways to experience Winter Park! Learn about things to do, places to eat, and sights to see. Become an expert on our area and get the most out of your stay!

Check out These Local Spots for Great Nightlife in Winter Park, CO

Winter Park Pub

 

Take a short trip downtown to Winter Park Pub for great drinks in a fun atmosphere. Started by a group of skiers over 20 years ago, this pub has grown to be a local favorite. Stop in for live music, a variety of beers, and weekly events like Taco Tuesday. Make sure you try their pizza, too! You can even enjoy a late night in this laid-back environment; they are open until 12 a.m. on weeknights and 2 a.m. on weekends.

Ullr’s Tavern

 

Check out Ullr’s Tavern in Winter Park for an environment that’s dedicated to the nightlife scene. Open from 6 p.m. until 2 a.m. seven days per week, you are sure to find excitement here. Choose from a variety of drink specials during the week and listen to live music performances on the weekends. You can socialize, dance, or play games on their pool tables and dart boards. Just keep in mind that Ullr’s Tavern is a 21-and-over establishment! Ullr’s Tavern also offers late night food!

The Foundry Cinema & Bowl

 

There are plenty of family-friendly options around Winter Park, Colorado, as well! Bring everyone over to The Foundry Cinema & Bowl for a night of movies and bowling. There really is something for everyone here. Spend time knocking down pins in one of their eight lanes, grab some drinks at the bar, catch a showing of the latest blockbuster, and more. No more arguing over where to take the family to make everyone happy. Here, you can experience many fun activities in one convenient place!

Live Music and Local Tips!

  • For free music opportunities, head to Hideaway Park every Thursday from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. There’s a different band each week and it’s a great family setting.
  • Cooper Creek Square also offers free music each week and will have the food tent set up highlighting different restaurants.
  • Check out the Fraser Picnic in the Park for live music every Tuesday from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Idlewild Distillery Pub has great mid-week happy hours to enjoy
  • Headwaters Event Center is a brand new venue and will be offering teen or younger-adult dance nights.
  • Another great activity for families or couples is the free movie night at Winter Park Resort

Experience It All With StayWinterPark

 

Don’t miss out on the fun and excitement of Winter Park. Here at StayWinterPark, we want you to enjoy it all! Choose from our long list of available vacation rentals and take the next step toward a memorable trip.

Picture yourself in one of our top-notch condos, Hi Country Haus 2501. It’s a spacious unit with appealing furnishings, comfortable living areas, and a cozy bedroom. Its convenient location allows you to enjoy a delicious dinner at a local restaurant and get involved in Winter Park’s nightlife, too! There are plenty of other options nearby, as well. Whichever one of our properties you choose, you’re sure to have a great experience!

Take a moment now to book your stay in our wonderful area. There are so many things to experience here, so what are you waiting for? Get started on the trip of a lifetime! We look forward to welcoming you.

Don’t forget to check out our specials and packages for even more ways to enhance your stay!

 

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If you’re searching for a delicious bite during your Colorado vacation, you’re in luck! There are plenty of great places to eat in Winter Park, CO. In fact, scrumptious food and exceptional service await at over 60 local restaurants. Check out some of our favorites below and start planning your culinary adventure today.

Of course, this list is just the start! Discover even more places to eat in Winter Park, CO, when you request access to our digital Vacation Guide. Our carefully curated guide has info on the best restaurants, events, and outdoor activities in the area. It’s accessible 24/7 from any device and is the perfect travel companion.

Top 5 Places to Eat in Winter Park, CO

1. Fontenot’s Seafood & Grill

Craving a taste of The Big Easy? Look no further than Fontenot’s. It’s the only place in town that serves delicious dishes inspired by New Orleans. Menu highlights include the chicken roulade, steak frites, shrimp etouffee, and gumbo. Don’t forget to ask about the Catch of the Day!

2. Sharky’s Eatery

Sharky’s is one of the most popular restaurants in Fraser, CO, and for good reason. Each day, visitors and locals flock to this breakfast joint for heaping plates of food. Choose from a wide range of Benedict’s, omelets, and Southwestern dishes to get your day started, or pop in for lunch. We promise you’ll leave feeling full and satisfied.

3. The Ditch on 40

If you’re in the mood for a margarita, head to The Ditch on 40. Their house margarita is made with 1800 Silver Tequila, Cointreau, fresh-squeezed lime juice and La Sierra agave nectar. It’s absolutely delicious! Diners can also indulge in scratch-made favorites like queso, fish tacos, tamales, and more. With fresh ingredients and authentic family recipes, this eatery captures the flavors of New Mexico.

4. Randi’s Irish Pub

Gourmet food and a casual atmosphere come together at Randi’s, an Irish pub with a “field to fork” motto. Local products like Colorado-raised beef, lamb, and chicken dot the menu, and the chef makes all salad dressings and desserts in-house. The extensive beer list doesn’t hurt, either!

5. Deno’s Mountain Bistro

Pizza, pasta, and steak, oh my! Deno’s Mountain Bistro is an ideal destination foodies, offering something for everyone on the menu. We love the lobster ravioli with cognac cream sauce, Calabrian chilies, tomatoes, and arugula. Or, try the oven-roasted Scottish salmon drizzled with dijon mustard, dill, and capers. Yum!

Make Your Reservations Today with StayWinterPark

There are so many wonderful places to eat in Winter Park, CO! Now that you’ve explored a few of our favorites, it’s time to book your lodging. StayWinterPark has a wide range of rentals to choose from, including condos, townhouses, private homes, and cabins. We even offer special lodging deals and throughout the year. If you’re looking for the perfect home-away-from-home, you’ve come to the right place.

Want to stay in a cozy, private home that’s just minutes from the best Winter Park restaurants? Consider booking our Snowshoe House. This pet-friendly property is located in Hideaway Village and has a hot tub, BBQ grill, and deck with views of Winter Park Resort. A free shuttle service provides transportation to the downtown area, and our concierge is happy to make dinner reservations for you. All you have to do is ask!

Book your stay today and take your taste buds on a culinary journey!
We look forward to having you.