Posted on 12 Apr 2023

Culinary Delights Await - Our Guide to Dining and Cocktails in Vail & Beaver Creek

Vacations mean relaxing, enjoying time away from work, being with family, and of course - eating. What better way to explore what Vail and Beaver Creek have to offer your palate than sample the local culinary delights. From romantic wine bars to lively music venues, rustic cuisine, or European tapas, there's something for everyone. 

HERE ARE OUR TOP 3 PICKS FOR DINING AND COCKTAILS IN VAIL AND OUR TOP 3 PICKS IN BEAVER CREEK:

Vail

SWEET BASIL

193 Gore Creek Drive, Vail  | 970 476 0125

Located in the Vail Village, Sweet Basil has been a staple since 1977. With seasonal American cuisine, signature dishes include duck and ricotta ravioli and loch duart salmon, followed by sticky toffee pudding cake. A fun cocktail menu and a lengthy wine list will keep you entertained into the wee hours.

MOUNTAIN STANDARD

193 Gore Creek Drive, Vail | 970.476.0123
 
Founded in December 2012. the creators of Sweet Basil opened Mountain Standard as a rustic and relaxed tavern in the Vail Valley with the majority of the menu prepared over an open and live wood fire. With a beautiful creekside location, this stylish, upmarket gastropub offers modern American fare, beers, bourbons & more in a pub-style atmosphere.
 

PEPI'S 

 231 Gore Creek Dr, Vail | 970.476.4671

 

A true Austrian delight in the heart of Vail Village, Pepi's Restaurant and Bar is located inside the infamous Gasthof Gramshammer. Pepi's Covered Patio is a popular place to be 'seen' in summer and winter, just a short walk from the Gondola One, offering up old European favorites and a large selection of American cuisine. Pepi's Bar is famous for Austrian beers and specialty drinks as well as a bar menu and nightly and apres ski entertainment.  

 

Beaver Creek

MIRABELLE

 55 Village Rd, Avon | 970.949.7728

 

Mirabelle is a distinctive French restaurant located in the Vail Valley and is believed to be the first home site in Beaver Creek. Unique and contemporary cuisine uses natural and organic ingredients available with menu items such as Roasted Ek Tenderloin Filet, Norwegian Halibut, and Belgium Onion Soup. Treat yourself to a delicious dessert and an extensive wine list. 

BEANO'S CABIN

Beaver Creek Resort, Avon | 970.754.3463

 

This luxe mountainside cabin at Beaver Creek Resort will delight your rustic senses with antler chandeliers, a large stone hearth, and a wraparound deck with stunning viewsA must-do experience at the base of Larkspur Bowl, getting to Beano's is half the fun. In winter, take a sleigh ride up through Beaver Creek's slopes. In summer, take a 10-minute shuttle, a one-hour horseback ride, or a 20-minute wagon ride. The exquisite five-course menu features a variety of local favorites, including Colorado bass, grilled pork porterhouse, lamb top sirloin, and an extensive wine list to boot.

VIN48

48 E Beaver Creek Blvd, Avon | 970.748.9463
 
A hip and stylish spot for a glass of wine or a variety of cuisine, Vin48 enjoys a cozy setting with a beautiful patio. Serving dinner nightly, this well-known restaurant is located in Avon's famous boat building with stunning views of Beaver Creek.  Menu items include farm-to-table deliciousness with wild game, Italian, seafood, and ice cream temptations. Or head to the wine bar for a tasting and apps. In warmer months, floor-to-ceiling glass doors open up to the patio. 

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