There are so many places in Breckenridge to cheers.Breckenridge’s culinary scene has exploded in the past few years, dozens of new restaurants are claiming local status. Whether you’re in the mood for Italian, Asian, Mediterranean, French, Indian, or just some good ol’ fashion American BBQ, Breckenridge has the restaurant(s) to cater to your taste buds. Bringing the family to Breckenridge? Have no fear! Breckenridge is chalk full of family-friendly restaurants.
TOP COFFEE SHOPS
Breckenridge has quite the culinary reputation, and its cafe scene is no exception to this. If you’re looking for some of the best Breckenridge coffee shops our guide will help fuel your caffeine needs.
LUNCH & DINNER
RESTAURANTS THAT BRING DINING TO THE NEXT LEVEL
We love our pizza, and let’s face it, a heaping plate of ooey-gooey nachos (with a cold beer, of course) tastes great after a long day in the backcountry. But as both locals and visitors seek out more refined meals, restaurateurs have responded. The best part? Upping the ante has not meant upping the attitude. Try these 10 restaurants in Breckenridge for top meals blended with Breckenridge’s laid-back atmosphere.
NEW RESTAURANTS IN BRECKENRIDGE
Over the past couple of years, this town has transformed into a culinary hot spot featuring worldly inspired cuisines and fresh takes on culinary classics. The new restaurants in Breckenridge are a direct reflection of this transformation. Discover the new and trending restaurants Breckenridge has to offer!
BEST RESTAURANTS FOR DATE NIGHT
No matter the time of year, Breckenridge is the perfect town to spark the romantic spirit. Enjoy the top five most romantic restaurants in Breckenridge.
BUDGET EATS IN BRECKENRIDGE
Here are our favorite budget eats for a wallet-friendly meal out with friends and easy but still incredibly tasty breakfast, lunch or happy hour.
HIDDEN BRECKENRIDGE BARS, LODGES AND LOUNGES
Tuck away to one of these off-the-path nooks for a side of solitude- here are the local’s favorite hidden Breckenridge bars, lodges and lounges.
BEST RESTAURANTS FOR FAMILIES
Dining out with kids on vacation can be a challenge. Roadblocks like long waits, tired and impatient children and limited menus up the family’s anxiety factor. We did the heavy lifting for you and found all the places in Breckenridge where it’s easy to please even the pickiest of eaters with a smile… and sometimes an ice cream cone.
Alfresco Dining and Happy Hour
BEST PATIOS AND DECKS IN BRECKENRIDGE
Our Colorado mountain town is graced with 300+ days of glorious mood-boosting sunshine a year, and if there’s anything locals love more than playing hard, it’s logging solid lounge time on sun-soaked patios and decks in Breckenridge. We’re here to give you the inside scoop on what patios and decks our locals love and visitors come back for.
BEST SPORTS BARS
Sports are part of the American culture, and we know whether you live in Breckenridge or you are on vacation, there is not a chance you are missing your favorite teams play. Within the 100 plus bars and restaurants in Breckenridge, we have created a top 10 list of Breckenridge’s Best Sports Bars to get your game on.
BEST APRÉS LOCATIONS IN BRECKENRIDGE
Usually reserved for post-ski beverages, Breckenridge’s laid back vibe and dedication to a celebratory beverage make it a term you’ll hear year-round. Get ready to raise a glass at one of the top apres bars in Breckenridge.
TOP BARS FOR WINE LOVERS
Breckenridge speaks the language of wine whether you are looking for a flight, a quartino, a jeroboam or a vintner. Wine lovers will find plenty to love in Breckenridge with offerings that include locally crafted blends. Here are some suggestions for your Breckenridge wine adventure.
TOP 5 HAPPY HOUR MARTINIS
With so many options for a Breckenridge martini, settling on a place to go for a happy hour martini may just be the toughest decision of your day. Lucky for you we have tried them all and while this isn’t by any means a complete list, it is a collection of some of the best martinis in Breckenridge.
A new generation of artists, craftspeople and entrepreneurs are transforming the shopping scene in Breckenridge, Colorado into a locally sourced and created mecca for goods, gear and Pinterest-worthy goodness.
MADE IN BRECKENRIDGE GOODS AND GEAR
The craft movement is alive and thriving in Breckenridge as more locals are sharing their talents, spinning side hustle into full-on artistic entrepreneurship. We’re hollering back to the days where handcrafted outweighs big box. Discover born-in-Breckenridge experiences and products that continue to shape our community.
MOST UNIQUE SHOPS AND OWNERS
Is it possible that Breckenridge has the best toy store and the best bookstore in Colorado? How about the best original children’s clothing? Or most unique ski shop? One thing is for certain, Breckenridge shops are anything but routine. These small business owners came to Breckenridge to ski and snowboard and found success in retail business by caring as much for their customers as for their lifestyle.