Tag: pubs

The Town of Frisco Offers Mountains of Variety 1

The Town of Frisco Offers Mountains of Variety

Whether your Colorado travel plans fall in the winter or summer, you will find that the friendly community of Frisco provides plenty to see and do. Those who visit in the winter months enjoy tubing and skiing at nearby resorts, and the community always has plenty of snow. Frisco Adventure Park is one of the most popular locations for winter…

Vine Street Pub: Good Brews and Food in Denver's Uptown Neighborhood 4

Vine Street Pub: Good Brews and Food in Denver’s Uptown Neighborhood

The Denver brewpub scene warmly welcomed Vine Street Pub to the historic Uptown neighborhood just west of City Park in 2008. This newest member of the Mountain Sun Pub & Brewery family became a fast favorite of locals for its characteristic chill atmosphere, made-from-scratch award-winning pub fare and, of course, its stellar small batch beers. The folks at Mountain Sun…

Longmont Patios: Where to Eat and Beat the Heat 6

Longmont Patios: Where to Eat and Beat the Heat

Colorado’s summer heat beats down on wilting trees, and the flowers are in full bloom. What better way to spend an easy afternoon than sitting under a shady tree or umbrella and sipping a cool beverage and munching tasty snacks. Old town Longmont is host to several patios ideal for letting the day go. Here are five restaurants that will…

Backyard Brewpub: Golden’s Second-Largest Brewery 8

Backyard Brewpub: Golden’s Second-Largest Brewery

A hand-painted sign with an arrow pointing down the street, and with the words “2nd Largest Brewery in Golden,” led to the not-easy-to-find Golden City Brewery. It’s clearly a self-effacing, tongue-in-cheek reference to Coors Brewing Co.— the third-largest brewer in the United States and the largest brewery on a single site in the world. Nailed to the side of the…

Vail Valley: It’s Affordable

Vail Valley is synonymous with multi-million-dollar mansions, exclusive alpine clubs and elegant hotels. But don’t cross it off your list as an affordable vacation spot. This area, with beautiful mountain vistas, comfortable summer and fall temperatures, world-class skiing and a wide variety of shopping, art galleries and restaurants, is a destination that really shouldn’t be missed. So, to offset some…

Winter Park Restaurants: 10 Favorites to Try 12

Winter Park Restaurants: 10 Favorites to Try

Whether the perfect ending to your alpine adventure is an elegant pot of Gruyere fondue or a finger-lickin’ slab of barbecue ribs, Winter Park’s restaurants have got you covered. Here are 10 town favorites to get your dinner quest headed in the right direction. Classy Cuisine Alberto’s 72287 US Hwy. 40 Winter Park, Colorado 80482 970-726-4430 www.tabernashtavern.com Overlooking downtown from…

High-Altitude Dining: Best Restaurants 14

High-Altitude Dining: Best Restaurants

The economy is still somersaulting like an avalanche tumbling down a wind-swept mountain, making it difficult to even think about jaunts to faraway places. But we Coloradans know a thing or two about weathering storms — and lucky for us, we don’t have to travel far to make our spirits soar. And some of the sweetest words you’ll hear while…