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Vail Valley restaurant listing – 2007

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Agave. 748-8666. Mexican food. Famous blue margarita. Lunch and dinner 11:30 a.m.-close. Nightclub stays open until 1:30 a.m. $-$$Avon Bakery and Deli. 949-4907. Sandwiches, baked goods, soups. 7 a.m.-6 p.m. weekdays, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. weekends. $Bobs Place. 845-8556. American food. Breakfast 7-11:30 a.m. and weekends 7 a.m.-3 p.m.; lunch 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Dinner 5-10 p.m. Pub menu 3-5 p.m. and 10 p.m.-midnight. $-$$Burger King. 949-1292. Fast food every day 6 am-8 pm. $Carniceria Tepic. 949-6033. Authentic Mexican, including tacos, soups and burritos. 9 a.m.-8 p.m. $China Garden. 949-4986. Chinese. Monday-Friday 11:30 a.m.-10 p.m. Weekends 5-10 p.m. $Columbine Bakery. 949-1400. Soups, salads, pasta, daily specials, pastries, cookies and cakes. Open 7 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Saturday. $Cuisine Cafe. 845-8099. In the Seasons building, great sandwiches. $Dominos. 949-3230. Delivery or carry out. 11 a.m.-midnight. $Foods of Vail/Home Catering. 949-0282. Specialty deli case. 10 a.m.-6 p.m.Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday. $-$$Fiesta Jalisco. 845-8088. Chapel Square. Mexican, featuring carne asada, arroz con pollo. Weekdays 10:30 a.m.-10:30 p.m., weekends 7:30 a.m.-10:30 p.m. $Finnegans Wake. 748-4610. Authentic Irish pub and restaurant with sports bar upstairs. Happy hour 4:30-6 p.m. Monday through Friday. Open every day at noon. $-$$Genos Sandwiches. 949-0529. Deli and sub sandwiches, Chicago-style. Try the combo. Avon Center Building. $Loaded Joes. 748-1480. Coffeehouse and lounge featuring gourmet coffee, homemade pastries and deli foods. 7 a.m.-late. $Masatos Restaurant. 949-0330. Sushi restaurant with inventive twists. Spicy tuna salad, stuffed mushrooms and rock and roll are great. Cooked options. Weekdays, lunch 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Daily dinner 5:30-10 p.m. $-$$$McDonald’s. 949-6177. Inside Wal-Mart, fast food every day. 5am-11pm. $Narayans Thai Restaurant. Thai food with a Tibetan accent. 5-10 p.m. $-$$No Se Hagan Las Bolas. Authentic taco stand, try the pork tacos and the desebrada (shredded beef) burrito. $Outback Steakhouse. 748-0050. Contemporary American food, specializing in steaks. 4-10 p.m. Monday-Friday and 1-10 p.m. on weekends. $$Pazzos. 949-9900. Italian with pizza, subs and pasta. Lunch and dinner specials everyday. 11 a.m.-11 p.m. Delivery 5-10 p.m. $-$$Starbucks Coffee Company. 748-1072. Specialty coffees and baked goods. 6 a.m.-8 p.m. $Subway. 949-1312, Beaver Creek Blvd. Sandwiches and salads. 7-10 p.m. every day $The Salad Factory. 949-7986. Chapel Square. Salads, soups, wraps and smoothies. 10 a.m.-8 p.m. every day. $Swiss Hot Dog. 476.2013. Go for the dogs, stay for the homemade chicken noodle soup. $ZaccaZa. 748-4848. Traer Creek. Chicago-style red sauce joint with enormous portions, thin crust pizzas and amazing deep dish. The atmosphere rivals the food.

Beanos Cabin. 949-9090. High-altitude tastiness via horseback, hayride or car. A recipient of the AAA Four Diamond Award, DiRoNa Award, Wine Spectator Award of Excellence and top marks in the Zagat Survey. $$$Bivans. 949-1234. Geared for families and has something for everyone pizzas, grilled goods and more. Breakfast 7-10:30 a.m., lunch 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. and dinner 5:30-10 p.m. Brunch on Sundays. $$Blue Moose. 845-8666. Famous pizza, soups, subs, calzones and salads. Daily 11 a.m.-10 p.m. $-$$Coyote Cafe. 845-9030. American and Mexican food, with sandwiches, burgers. Open Monday-Friday 4-8 p.m. $Chop House. 845-0555. Lunch from 11 a.m.-3 p.m., appetizers from 3-10 p.m. and dinner from 5-10 p.m. Salads, sandwiches and small and large entrees. Steak and seafood is served for dinner. $-$$$Dusty Boot Steakhouse & Saloon. 748-1146. Casual family dining steakhouse serving a variety of American and Mexican cuisine. Sixteen beers on tap and more than 40 tequilas. Open daily from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. for lunch and 5-10 p.m. for dinner with a limited menu until 11 p.m. No reservations needed. $-$$Foxnut Asian Fusion and Sushi. 845-0700. Featuring a wide array of sushi items and a variety of large and small small Asian dishes. Atmosphere is trendy and fun. Open daily 11 a.m.-10 p.m. $-$$$Golden Eagle Inn. 949-1940. Generous portions of mountain favorites, excellent elk medallions and sea bass. Lunch 11:30-4 p.m., dinner 5:30-10 p.m. $$-$$$Grouse Mountain Grill. 949-0600. Inside The Pines Lodge, a regional American grill featuring rustic preparations of fine meats and fresh fish. Sweeping panoramic views, warm service and live music nightly. $$$ Mirabelle Restaurant. 949-7728. French/Belgian contemporary cuisine. Specialties include rack of lamb, Dover sole. 6-10 p.m. Closed Sunday. $$$Rocks Modern Grill. 845-1730. American grill. Locally-inspired cuisine with a twist. Breakfast, lunch and dinner daily. $$-$$$Rocks on the Run. 845-1735. Serves sandwiches, soups, salads and coffee. Open daily, 7 a.m.-7 p.m. Located in the Beaver Creek Lodge. $Starbucks Coffee Company. 845-6245. Specialty coffees and baked goods. Patio seating for sunny days. 6 a.m.-8 p.m. $Splendido at the Chateau. 845-8808. Fine, contemporary American cuisine in rustic elegance overlooking Beaver Creek Village. Specialties include wood-oven-roasted rack of lamb, lobster and Dover sole. Lively piano bar with Bob Finnie or Peter Vavra nightly. Dinner only. Childrens menu. $$$Toscanini. 845-5590. Seasonal Italian cuisine with homemade limoncello. Freshly made pastas, fish and more. Central location, warm service. Lunch and dinner daily. Good for a full meal, or just wine and apps at the bar. $$-$$$TraMonti. 949-5552. Italian restaurant specializing in Northern Italian favorites, delicate desserts and an extensive wine list. Serving dinner daily. $$-$$$Zachs Cabin. 845.6575. Tucked into the mountainside above the Ritz Carlton, Bachelor Gulch, its accessible by sleighride or snowshoe. American cuisine with a Pacific flair, always take the sommeliers advice. Pre-fixe or a la carte. $$-$$$

Bowlmor Cafe and Sports Lounge. 328-2695. Fine, casual cuisine in a contemporary atmosphere. Dinner nightly, lunch Friday and weekends and holidays. $-$$Broadway Cafe. 328-7339. Creative American comfort food from burgers to grilled salmon. Lunch and dinner daily. Open seven days a week. $-$$Burger King. 328-4406. Fast food. $Dominos Pizza. 328-4399. 11a.m.-11p.m. $Eagle Diner. 328-1919. 1950s diner, complete with shakes. Daily 6 a.m. – 9 p.m., Sun. 7 a.m. – 9 p.m. $Fiesta Jalisco. 328-9300. Mexican food from all regions. 10:30 a.m. – 10 p.m. $Golden Oven. 328-1234. Italian cuisine. 11 a.m. – 10 p.m. $Gourmet China. 328-0866. Chinese food. 11 a.m.-10 p.m. every day. $Grand Avenue Grill. 328-4043. Classic American food, serving lunch and dinner daily. $-$$Mi Pueblo. 328-5156. Lunch and dinner daily; breakfast on weekends $-$$Moes Original Barbecue. 337-2277. Alabama-style barbecue. Sides include soul food such as jambalaya, red beans and rice, greens, mac and cheese. All meat smoked fresh daily. 11 a.m.-until they sell out. Located above the bowling alley. $Pastatively. 328-7324. Serving Italian cuisine. Open Monday-Saturday 5 p.m.-close. $-$$Pazzos. 337-9900. Italian pizza, subs and pasta. Breakfast, lunch and dinner. Located in Eagle Crossing above the bowling alley. $-$$Primavera. 328-0454. Mexican taco stand food at its finest. Try the carnitas tacos and sopes. Breakfast, lunch and dinner. $Smiling Moose Deli. 328-3354. Quirky Deli with a big smile serving breakfast, lunch and dinner. Open daily 7 a.m.-8 p.m. $Taco Bell. 328-6877. Fast food. $Pazzos. 337-9900. Italian pizza, subs and pasta. 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Sunday through Thursday and 11 a.m.-11 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Daily specials $-$$Primavera. 328-0454. Mexican taco stand food at its finest. Try the carnitas tacos and sopes. Open 9 a.m.-9 p.m. $Red Canyon Cafe. 328-2232. Downtown Eagle. Breakfast, lunch and coffee. $Wendys. 328-5062. Fast food. 10 a.m.-midnight. $Grand Avenue Grill. 328-4043. Classic American food, serving lunch and dinner daily. $-$$Zachs Deli. 328-5500. Breakfast, lunch, coffee. Two locations, one across from City Market, one next to the theater in Eagle Ranch. $



Paddys. 949-6093. Lunch/dinner seven days a week. American food. Classic sports bar atmosphere. $-$$Route 6 Cafe. 949-6393. Breakfast and lunch daily. Eclectic American. Warm service and consistent food. $Ti Amo. 845-8153. Northern Italian cuisine. Lunch Mon.-Fri. Dinner everyday. 11:30 a.m.-10 p.m. $$

Bighorn Bistro. 479-7864. Family restaurant with varied American cuisine. Specialties include Osso Buco, braised veal shank with leek risotto and spinach. Open seven days a week from 5:30-9:30 p.m. $$



Balata. 477-5353. Regional American cuisines with twists. Dinner 5 p.m.-close. Spikes Pub is open from 4 p.m.-close. $$-$$$Bonjour Bakery. House-made pastries and sandwiches. 6:30 a.m.- 6 p.m. $Bookworm. 926-READ. Riverwalk. Coffees, teas and made-to-order crepes for breakfast, lunch and dessert. Sodas, sparkling juices, wine by the glass and microbrews. Monday-Saturday 7 a.m. – 8 p.m., Sunday 8 a.m.- 4 p.m. Chapparral. 926-5988. Creative American fair. Sunny deck overlooking New York Mountain. Lunch Daily 11:30-3pm. Dinner Wed-Fri 5:30-9pm. Happy Hour 5-6:30pm. $$Dish. 926-3433. Corner at Edwards. Tapas restaurant with a new menu daily. Hand-pressed cocktails and a fun wine list. 5-11 p.m. daily. $$Eat! Drink!. 926-1393. Artisan cheeses, specialty foods, tasting bar, fine wines and spirits. Open Mon-Thursday 11am-9pm. Fri-Sat 10 a.m.-10 p.m.. Sun Noon-7 p.m.. $$Fiestas Cafe and Cantina. 926-2121. New Mexican cuisine, great chicken enchiladas and crispy chile rellenos. Daily 10:30 a.m.-10 p.m., weekends 7 a.m.-10 p.m. $Flying Burrito. 766-6356. Great lunch spot, the burritos outshine all else. Tasty sweet potato-bean-spinach burrito. 8 a.m.-10 p.m. $Frites. 926-2151. Casual Bistro Fare. Open daily for dinner 5 p.m.-close. $-$$Full Belly Kitchen and Pub. 926-2756. Serving lunch and dinner daily until 10 p.m. Open until 2 a.m. on weekends. Specialty sandwiches, pasta dishes, game dishes and tenderloin. $$Gashouse. 926-2896. Featuring the rustic and comfortable ambiance of a hunting lodge. 11 a.m.-10 p.m. $-$$Gore Range Brewery. 926-2739. Brew pub fare; especially good rotisserie chickens. Check out the local beer on tap. $Grateful Gourmet. 926-4416. Serving full breakfast, deli sandwiches and salads. Open daily (7 a.m.-3 p.m.) and Saturdays (8 a.m.-2 p.m.) $-$$Grouse on-the-Green. 926-5788. Casual Irish pub with the best view around. Thursday-Monday lunch until 3 p.m., dinner 5-10 p.m. $$Juniper Restaurant. 926-7001. Contemporary food; the veal is a staff favorite. 6-10 p.m. $$-$$$Larkburger. 926.9336. Gourmet fast food with organic ingredients and fresh everything. $Matthew’s, 926-8646, Featuring local, natural and organic ingredients, fine meats and fresh seafood to form a fearlessly diverse menu showcasing smart, healthy choices without compromising flavor, open at 6 p.m. dailyMain Street Grill. 926-2729. Smothered steak, tomato-feta-basil pasta, and Thai salmon are top sellers. 11 a.m.-close. $-$$Marble Slab Creamery. 766-SLAB. Serving ice cream, coffee, baked goods and frozen yogurt. They also cater their sweets. Open seven days a week 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. $Markos Pizzeria. 926-7003. Pizza, pasta, calzones, hot subs and huge salads. Check out the Greek pizza. Dine-in, carry out and delivery. 11 a.m.-10 p.m. $Moes Southwest Grill. 766-MOES (6637). Located at Edwards Corner. Fast, fresh southwestern food. Open 11 a.m. – 10 p.m. $Mirador. 926-2200. Serving creative global cuisine with classic preparations in the Cordillera Lodge and Spa. The restaurant serves breakfast from 7 a.m.-11 a.m., lunch noon-5 p.m. and dinner 6-9 p.m. $$-$$$Rays. 926-7480. Classic American comfort food specializing in steaks and chops. Lunch Mon-Fri 11:30-2pm. Dinner seven nights a week. $-$$$Sato. 926-7684. Sushi boats and japanese treats; good noodle bowls. Lunch Monday-Friday 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., dinner daily 5-10 p.m. $$Smiling Moose. 926-2400. Quirky Deli with a big smile serving breakfast lunch and dinner.. Open daily 7 a.m.-8 p.m. $Starbucks Coffee Company. 926-5444. Specialty coffees and baked goods. 6 a.m.-8 p.m. $The French Press. 926-4740. Fabulous French bistro dinner; also great breakfast and lunch. Theres no better French toast in the valley. Weekdays 6:30 a.m., weekends 7:30 a.m. Dinner daily at 5:30 p.m. $-$$Timber Hearth Grille. 926-5588. Creative, comfortable American cuisine with killer views of the Cordillera Summit Course. Wednesday-Sunday 5-10 p.m. $$-$$$Wendys. 926-5850. Edwards Station. 7-12 a.m. daily $Vista Restaurant. 949-3366. Arrowhead Clubhouse, open to the public. Contemporary bistro food with great seafood options. Fun atmosphere, good place to stop in for a glass of wine. Lunch and dinner daily $$

Bukas Deli and Coffeehouse. 524-2852. Serving breakfast, lunch, specialty sandwiches, salads and soups. Open Monday-Saturday, 7 a.m.-3 p.m. Gypsum Grill Steakhouse. 524-7365. Classic steaks and more. Trail Gulch Rd. 6-9:30 p.m. $$Panda City. 524-8388. Saucy Chinese Food. Lunch buffet. $Pastimes Grill. 524-9300. Downtown Gypsusm. Family-style American and Mexican with new menu and atmosphere, with homemade green chili, famous burritos, fresh soups, salads, hand-pressed burgers, hand-cut steaks, daily specials. Breakfast, lunch and dinner seven days a week. Two pool tables, darts, foosball, Pacman. Private parties and facility rental. $ Rittenhouse. 524-6201 in the Clubhouse at Cotton Ranch Golf Club, Lunch and dinner, Mon.-Sat., 11 a.m.-close. $Salsas. 524-6066. Mexican food. Located in the Gypsum Center Open daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner. $-$$

Bart & Yetis. 476-2754. Large deck and indoor seating, good American food. $-$$Billys Island Grill. 476-8811. American hand-carved steaks and a large salad bar. 5:30-10 p.m. $-$$$Blue Moon Cafe. 479.4530 Located in Eagles Nest at the top of the Gondola. Excellent soups and salads; the burgers are enormous. Easy place for skiers and non-skiers to meet. $Flying Burrito. 479-6356. Great lunch spot, the burritos outshine all else. Tasty sweet potato-bean-spinach burrito. 7 a.m.-10 p.m. $Game Creek Restaurant. 479.4275. On-mountain dining, accessible via Gondola and sleighride. Pre-fixe menu with mountain lodge options. $$$Garfinkels. 476-3789. Nachos, burgers and chicken fingers, and lots of beer. Great deck. 11 a.m.-close. $Les Delicies De France (The French Deli). 476-1044. French deli food. The French Deli sells more caviar than anywhere in Colorado. 7:44 a.m.-5:01 p.m. $Moes Original Barbecue. 479-7888. Alabama-style barbecue. Sides include soul food such as jambalaya, red beans and rice, greens, mac and cheese. All meat is cooked fresh every day. 11 a.m.-until they sell out. $Montauk Seafood Grill. 476-2601. Their signature seared ahi in a ginger broth is still fresh after all these years, but dont be afraid to try the duck with crispy skin. Upbeat atmosphere with many daily specials. 5:30-close. $$-$$$Ocotillo. 476-4444 ext. 6155. Southwestern cuisine. Located in the Vail Marriott Mountain Resort and Spa. $$-$$$Mezzaluna. 477-4410. Serving modern Italian Cuisine. Now open for Apres Ski, dinner, and late night Happy Hour from 10 p.m. – midnight every night. Early season $30 3-course dinner available. Just west of the gondola in Lionsquare Lodge. Reservations accepted.$$Subway. 479-9727. Located in Lionshead Circle. Sandwiches and salads. 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. $



Chili Willys. 827-5887 Tex-Mex food and good margs, upbeat atmosphere. Cant beat the cheese dip, and the fajitas are a local tradition. Lunch daily. Happy hour from 3-5 p.m.with dinner starting at 5 p.m. $-$$Lift Cafe. 827-5231 Coffee, espresso and teas, baked goods, breakfast, handmade sandwiches, soupps and specials daily. Open Monday-Friday 7 a.m.-3 p.m., Saturday 8 a.m.-3 p.m. and Sunday 8 a.m.-1 p.m. $Kirby Cosmos BBQ Bar. 827-9027. formerly JBs BBQ, serves up southern style barbecue including smoked pulled pork, beef brisket, St. Louie Short Ribs and traditional sides. Live music every weekend. $Mango’s Mountain Grill. 827-5238. Famous fish tacos, huge deck. $Minturn Country Club. 827-4114. Pick out your steak or fish and grill it up to your taste. Choose from an abundance of sides. The party’s in the kitchen. $$The Saloon. 827-5954. If John Wayne didnt drink it, they dont serve it. Mexican food as well as ribs, duck and quail; the chili con queso hits the spot. Bar opens 3:30 p.m., dining room at 5 p.m.The Turntable. 827-4164. Breakfasts served all day. Good soups. Weekdays 6:30 a.m.-9 p.m., weekends 7 a.m.-9 p.m. $

Altitude Club. 479-6137. Classic American food. Lunch/dinner. $$Alpenrose II. 476-8899. Serving Bavarian style food, including signature dishes pork shank, duck and weinerschnitzel and a great selection of pastries. Daily from 11 a.m.-10 p.m.Blizzard’s Mountain Deli. 476-1755. Breakfast and Lunch. Serving Boarshead meat and cheeses. 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. $Blus. 476-3113. Serves diverse American cuisine fast and furious, right on Gore Creek. Famous breakfast, great lunch and dinner. 9 a.m.-11 p.m. seven days a week. $-$$.Campo de Fiori. 476-8994. Village Inn Plaza on Meadow Drive. Authentic Italian cuisine. Nightly from 5:30 p.m. $$$Cleavers Deli. Deli food. Specialties include sandwiches, soups, wraps. 7 a.m.-5 p.m. $Covered Bridge Coffee. 479-2883. American. Breakfast lunch. Specialties include specialty coffees, sandwiches, soups, wraps. Hours: 7 a.m.-7 p.m. $Cucina Rustica. 476-5011. The Lodge at Vail. Italian cuisine. $$$Da Vinci. 477.8050. Contemporary American fine dining with Southern Italian and Mediterranean influences. Located in the Vail Plaza Hotel. Dinner only. $$-$$$GDay Mate Pies. 376-8529. At 254 Bridge Street, opposite the ticket counter. Authentic Australian savory pies and cakes. Open 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. every day. $Game Creek Restaurant. 479-4275. On-mountain dining, accessible via Gondola and sleighride. Pre-fixe menu with mountain lodge options. $$$Galileo. 477-8052. High energy American bistro with a pizza oven and more. In the Vail Plaza Hotel. Breakfast, lunch and dinner. $-$$Joes Famous Deli and Homemade Ice Cream. 479-7580.Kelly Liken. 479-0175. Gateway Building. Simple but exciting seasonal American cuisine that relies heavily on locally produced and cultivated products. The menu changes frequently. Over 30 wines by the glass, full bar and a wine list with more than 100 selections. $$$La Bottega. 476-0280. Paninis, homemade pastas. Vails biggest wine bar. Try the jumbo mussels, veal osso bucco or cedar-planked salmon. 11 a.m.-2 a.m. $$La Cantina. 476-7661. Voted best Mexican by Vail Daily readers. 11:30 a.m.-11 p.m. $Lancelot. 476-5828. Adjacent to the Children’s Fountain in Vail Village. Vail’s original prime rib house since 1969. $$$Larkspur Restaurant and Market. 479-8050. Reinterprets French classics. Specialties include changing tasting menu. Dinner. $$-$$$La Tour Restaurant. 476-4403. Cozy atmosphere, some of the best food and service in Vail. Try the Dover sole or the rack of lamb. 5:30 p.m.-close. $$-$$$Larkspur Restaurant and Market. 479-8050. Contemporary American cuisine that reinterprets classics. Specialties include changing tasting menu. Dinner. $$-$$$Left Bank Restaurant. 476-3696. Delicious cooking since 1970 by a French chef. Old favorites, new classics. An extensive French wine list. 6-10 p.m. $$-$$$Lord Gore Restaurant. 476-4959. Continental cuisine. Hours: 6-10 p.m. seven days a week. Fitzwilliams piano lounge is open 3 p.m.-close. $$-$$$Los Amigos. 476-5847. At the top of Bridge Street. Mexican food and a locals favorite. $-$$Ludwigs Restaurant. 476-5656. Serving European favorites in a fresh new light. Classic sauces and seasonings accompany meats and seasonal seafood. Sonnenalp Resort. $$-$$$Marble Slab Creamery. 479-1705. Serving ice cream, coffee, baked goods and frozen yogurt. They also cater their sweets. Daily 11 – 10 p.m. $Ore House. 476-5100. On Bridge Street, steak and seafood. Signature dish combines the two. Dinner at 5:30 p.m. $$Osakis Sushi and Japanese Cuisine. 476-0977. Vail Village Inn, they have sushi with a Western twist. Try the yellowtail jalapeo spicy sashimi or the Osaki roll. Non-sushi dinners available, too. 5 p.m.-close. $$-$$$Pazzos. 476-9026. Italian pizza, subs and pasta. Lunch and dinner specials everyday. 11 a.m.-11 p.m. Delivery 5-10 p.m. $-$$Pepis. 476-4671. International dishes with an influence on Austrian cuisine. Specialties include weinerschnitzel, elk and caribou. Lunch 11:30-3 p.m., dinner 5:30-10 p.m. $-$$$Red Lion. 476-7676 Traditional bar food like wings, artichoke dip and burgers. Open daily from 11 a.m.-1 a.m. $-$$.Russells. 476-6700. Steaks and seafood. Great bartenders, wines by the glass. Try the seared tuna appetizer. 5:30 p.m.-close. $$-$$$Sapphire. 476-2828. Known for its oyster bar and prime location on Gore Creek, the chef gets downright zen with flavors. 11 a.m.-10 p.m. $-$$Starbucks Coffee Company. Located in Vail Village. Specialty coffees and baked goods. 6 a.m.-8 p.m. $Sweet Basil. 476-0125. Contemporary American food, fabulous cocktails and seasonal fare. Save room for dessert. Lunch 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m., dinner 5:30-10 p.m. $$-$$$Tap Room. 479-0500. Contemporary American food in wood-paneled room that used to be a private club. Turkey Philly sandwich and gourmet pizzas are great. 11:30 a.m.-10 p.m. $-$$ Terra Bistro. 476-6836. Contemporary American-Mediterranean Asian influence. Chef Nelson is committed to organic, sustainable cuisine that pleases the palate and the body. Dinner 5:30-10 p.m. $$-$$$The George. 476-2656. A locals pub featuring eclectic cuisine. Open 3-10 p.m. Bar open year-round until 2 a.m. $-$$Up the Creek. 476-8141. Upscale American cuisine. Try the lamb or the seared tuna. Open seven days a week, 11:30 a.m.-3 p.m. and 5-10 p.m. $$-$$$Vendettas. 476-5070. Italian and American food in the heart of Vail Village. Enormous pizza slices. Lunch/dinner, 11 a.m.-close. $-$$Wildflower. 476-5011. The Lodge at Vail. Gourmet food in a garden-like setting. $$$

Blue Tiger. 476-1115. Cascade Village. Worldly appetizers and small plates, featuring a trio of chefs. Good sushi. Large martini menu and wines by the glass. $-$$ Bagalis. 479-9242. Italian food with New Orleans flair, try the cappelini with corsara sauce, lasagna or crispy chicken. 11 a.m.-close. $-$$Chaps. 476-7111. Open daily 7 a.m.-10 p.m. True big-city chophouse, with mountain-town selections. $$Chicago Pizza. 476-7000. Pizza, pasta, sandwiches. Lunch Monday-Friday. Dinner daily 5-10 p.m. $-$$Dominos 476-0330. Delivery or carry out. 11 a.m.-midnight. $Gohan Ya. 476.7570. Japanese noodle shop with sushi, too. Eat in or carry out. $May Palace Chinese Restaurant. 476-1657. Chinese cuisine with strong Sezchuan influneces. 11:30 a.m.-close. $-$$McDonald’s. 476-1966. West Vail Mall. 5 a.m.-11 p.m. $Mi Zuppa. 476-0933. Soups, salads, sandwiches, bread, cookies. 11 a.m.-7 p.m. $Nozawa Sushi Bar and Asian Kitchen. 476-9355. Thai, Japanese, Vietnamese and Chinese food. Open 11 a.m.-close. $$Sandbar Sports Grill. 476-4314. American cuisine and Mexican specialties. Try the chile or chicken enchiladas. Breakfast, lunch and dinner with late-night menu. $-$$Starbucks Coffee Company. Safeway supermarket. Specialty coffees and baked goods. 6 a.m.-8 p.m. $Subway. 476-3827. West Vail Mall. 7 a.m.-10: p.m. $Taco Bell. 476-4267. West Vail Mall. 9 a.m. – 11 p.m. $Westside Cafe and Market. 476-7890.Daily 7 a.m.-close. Serving American comfort food for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Cap’n Crunch French toast is a stand-out. $-$$.

4-Eagle Ranch. 926-3372. Horse-drawnsleigh dinnes from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Live musical entertainment. Steak and chili bar and ranch dinner buffet.. Reservations are required. $-$$.Wolcott Yacht Club Grill. 926-3444. Breakfast, lunch and dinner daily from 7 a.m.-9 p.m. Live music and FAC 5-11 p.m., Sundays 11 a.m.-3 p.m. $-$$.Silver Sage. 477.8362. Regional American fare. Dinner Friday Monday, 6-9 p.m. Summer Thyme. 477-8431. Relaxed outdoor dinning for daily lunch or Thursday nights, when there’s live music: Bluegrass on the Green. $$


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