A few starting suggestions on the rich Vail dining scene, the restaurants below are considered to be the best and most popular options in Vail
The Little Diner 616 West Lionshead Circle, Vail, CO 81657, Tel +1 970-476-4279 Food is fresh, delicious and carefully prepared right in front of you. The place is cosy and often packed, you need to wait at busy breakfast times, but it’s was well worth it. Delicious breakfast burrito, superb hash browns, wonderful grits and OMG pancakes, fluffy, light and crisp at the same time. Portions are HUGE and good for sharing- no lunch may be required if you have your breakfast here!
Sweet Basil 193 Gore Creek Dr, Ste 201, Vail, CO 81657-4549, Tel +1 970-476-0125 Popular, busy, can be noisy, great ambiance, some would call it upscale. Good wine list, fresh food touched with innovative flavors. You can have a cocktail or two or wine and oysters at the bar pre-dinner.
Westside Cafe & Market 2211 N Frontage Rd W, Ste 5, Vail, CO 81657-3919 Tel +1 970-476-7890. Good Ol’ diner, popular with large groups and families lookng to eat on a budget. Friendly service, from people who obviously enjoy their jobs and seeing customers smiles from the excellent food they serve. This place is very popular with the locals and some think their breakfast is the best in the Valley – just this alone would demonstrate this one is a winner. Why not try for afternoon Hot Chocolate after skiing?