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The Home of Farm-to-Table Dining in Colorado

Deep in the heart of Colorado’s ranching country, Steamboat Springs boasts a vibrant culinary scene steeped in the tradition of farm-to-table dining. Here, the ecologically diverse land and cowboy culture foster a deep-rooted pride in locally sourced, high-quality ingredients that reflect the region’s rich ranching heritage.

In Steamboat, dining is a diverse experience, catering to every palate and preference. From cozy western-style eateries to family-friendly establishments, there’s something for everyone. Each restaurant celebrates the bounty of the land, offering a taste of the Rockies with a Steamboat twist.

Embracing farm-to-table principles isn’t just about flavor… it’s a commitment to sustainability and stewardship of the land. By sourcing ingredients directly from local farms and producers, Steamboat’s restaurants reduce their environmental footprint and support the community’s agricultural economy. The freshness and authenticity of farm-to-table dishes elevate the dining experience to luxurious heights.

Here in Steamboat Springs, farm-to-table dining isn’t just a trend. It’s a way of life. That’s why we’ve created this guide to finding the perfect farm-to-table restaurant for your discerning taste.


E3 Chophouse

E3 Chophouse interior

Serving a selection of seafood, soups, and salads, the crowning jewel of E3 Chophouse is their responsibly raised black angus beef. This ranch-to-restaurant experience combines high-end food with passion and purpose, as their hand cut steaks are all-natural, with no antibiotics, no steroids, and no added hormones. With delightful indoor and outdoor seating right on the edge of the Yampa River, this is an authentic Western dining experience that’s deeply connected to nature.

Our dish of choice: Baseball sirloin florentine

Our dessert of choice: Bananas foster cheesecake

Our beverage of choice: Mad Creek beer, Storm Peak

Location: 701 Yampa Street, Steamboat Springs, CO 80487


Laundry Kitchen & Cocktails

Laundry kitchen and cocktails interior

Located in the historic Soda Creek building, Laundry Kitchen & Cocktails offers a chic dining experience where diners can enjoy a shared plate concept. Each evening, farm-to-table meals are smoked on a different type of wood including applewood, cherry, or mesquite. The contemporary urban interiors create an inviting atmosphere where diners can enjoy a vast wine selection, complemented with whiskeys, tequilas, and house infused spirits. Private dining experiences can be arranged buffet style, or seated for a four course dinner.

Our dish of choice: Duck Confit with mushroom cream, mashed roots, and pickled mustard

Our dessert of choice: Sticky banana pudding

Our beverage of choice: Original old fashioned

Location: 127 11th Street, Steamboat Springs, CO 80487


Yampa Valley Kitchen

Yampa Valley Kitchen interior

Voted as one of OpenTable’s top 100 brunch restaurants in America, Yampa Valley Kitchen is the talk of Steamboat Springs! The chefs only use local, organic, or sustainably sourced foods of the highest quality, making this an excellent dining option for the eco-conscious. The restaurant is available to hire for private events, which adds a touch of luxury for highly discerning diners.

Our dish of choice: Duck a l’orange, fresh farm peking duck breast

Our dessert of choice: Tomato strawberry sorbet

Our beverage of choice: Beet down sour

Location: 207 9th Street, Steamboat Springs, CO 80487


Creekside Cafe

Creekside cafe and grill interior

Serving up delicious homemade food with a friendly atmosphere, Creekside Cafe is a popular breakfast, brunch, and lunch option in Steamboat Springs. Diners can enjoy the freshest local ingredients, including farm fresh eggs, provided by the cafe’s local agricultural partners. A charming patio overlooks Soda Creek, which is best enjoyed in the summer sunshine, drink in hand.

Our dish of choice: Eggs benedict

Our dessert of choice: Buttermilk pancakes

Our beverage of choice: Award winning house Bloody Mary

Location: 131 11th Street, Steamboat Springs, CO 80487


Table 79 Foodbar

Table 79 interior

Dine in style by enjoying luxury comfort food at Table 79 Foodbar. With seasonal, local ingredients on your plate, you’re guaranteed a homely yet elevated dining experience. The restaurant’s softly lit surroundings, marquee-style seating, and warm food furnishings add to the sophisticated atmosphere. For an extra opulent experience, a private dining room can be booked for up to 30 guests.

Our dish of choice: Tomato red curry

Our dessert of choice: Flourless chocolate torte

Our beverage of choice: Rose colored glasses, crafted in house

Location: 345 Lincoln Ave, Steamboat Springs, CO


From Farm… to Table… to Luxury Vacation…

Steamboat Springs truly is home to the most exciting farm-to-table dining experiences in Colorado. From long-standing local favorites, to flourishing newcomers, the range and caliber of the restaurants in Steamboat Springs is unmatched.

Thanks to the town’s flourishing ski industry, endless opportunities for adventure, and authentic culture of Western hospitality, Steamboat Springs is becoming a repeat destination for luxury vacationers.

If local food and luxury vacations are your thing, you’ll feel right at home as part of The Astrid’s community. As part of our community, we’ll share with you members-only insights into local culinary events to enable you to make the most of your next visit to Steamboat Springs.

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