Where to Eat: Crested Butte Casual Dining Restaurants

No reservations are required at these Crested Butte restaurants, although they do fill up often. The food here is tasty, affordable, and perfect for lunch or dinner. We’re talking burger, beer, taco, pizza – all staples of a good ski town.

Featured Restaurant

Tin Cup Pasty Co.

425 Elk Ave, Crested Butte
(970) 349-2640
9:00am – 3:00pm, 4:00pm – 8:00ish, Daily                               Ice Cream Only on Wednesdays

Open for sit down, takeout, and now Third Bowl Ice Cream 


Tin Cup Pasty Co. pays tribute to the area’s mining past, bringing back the Cornish pasty long since forgotten in Gunnison County. Dine-in, or carry-out so you can get back to your adventures, either way our pasties and sides are for the entire family to enjoy. Craft beer, craft soda, and fun desserts too! 

Featured Restaurant

The Last Steep

208 Elk Ave, Crested Butte
(970) 349-7007 • $$
11am – 9pm (10pm Fri/Sat)

Open for sit down and take out


(Bar & Grill) – This family owned and operated restaurant features freshly made salads and wraps, creative sandwiches, burgers & seafood, and a solid tap list. Soups to go during the week are a super fast and affordable option for lunch. Don’t miss the build-your-own-bloody bar on weekends from 11am to 4pm.

Featured Restaurant

Daily Dose

330 Elk Ave, Crested Butte
(970) 251-5415 • $$$
730am – 530pm, Daily

Open for sit down and take out

(Healthy & Delicious) – The place for smoothies, coffee, and juice drinks in Crested Butte. Full espresso bar, tea, chai and more. Scratch-made baked goods, burritos, grain bowls, salads, sandwiches. “Grab & Go or Stay & Chat – we are a community cafe!”

Featured Restaurant

Pitas in Paradise

302 Elk Ave, Crested Butte
(970) 349-0897 • $
11am–9pm, Daily

Open for sit down and take out


(Mediterranean) – Tzatziki dripping gyros, fresh made hummus and Baba Gannoush. Try their new cheesesteak pita and don’t miss one of the town’s best happy hours 3-6pm daily. Plus you can enjoy your meal while watching the game on one of many large screen tvs or outside on the patio.

Teocalli Tamale

311 1/2 Elk Ave, Crested Butte
(970) 349-2005
teocallitamale.com • $
   11am – 9pm Daily

(Mexican) – Margaritas, handmade tamales, burritos, and tacos.

Open for takeout

Brick Oven Pizzeria

223 Elk Ave, Crested Butte
(970) 349-5044
brickovencb.com • $$
   11am – 10pm Daily

(Bar & Grill) – Enjoy 30 craft beers on tap, pizza, burgers, and a great patio.

Open for sit down and take out

Crested Butte Burger Company

22 Crested Mountain Ln, Crested Butte, CO 81225
(970) 349-8958
   11:00am–4:00pm Daily

(American) – Fresh, never frozen 100% beef patties served on hot buttered buns.

Open for Ski Season

The Secret Stash

303 Elk Ave, Crested Butte
(970) 349-6245
secretstash.com • $$
   11am – 9pm, Daily

(Pizza) – Wings, cocktails, salads, and appetizers compliment the menu.

Open for sit down and take out 

Public House

202 Elk Ave, Crested Butte
(970) 349-0173
   11:30am–8pm, Tues – Sun

(Gastropub) – A menu with pub style foods accompanied by a wide selection of craft beers and a great music venue downstairs.

Open for sit down and take out

Mikey’s Pizza

611 Third St, Crested Butte
(970) 349-1110
mikeyspizza.net • $$
    Mon-Fri 10am-9pm, Saturdays  3pm – 9pm, Closed Sunday

(Pizza) – NY style pizza, sandwiches, salads, and kid’s menus.

Open for sit down (outside) and take out

Avalanche Bar & Grill

615 Emmons Rd, Mt Crested Butte
(970) 349-7195
avalanchebarandgrill.com • $$
   11:30am–4:00pm Tues – Sat

(Bar & Grill) –  In the base area, happy hour 3-6 pm daily.

Open for sit down and take out


130 Elk Ave, Crested Butte
(970) 349-5118
bonez.co • $$
   11:00am–9:00pm, Daily

(Mexican) – Street tacos, fresh guacamole, and a huge tequila list.

Open for sit down and take out 

Butte 66 BBQ Roadhouse

Treasury Building, Mt Crested Butte
(970) 349-2999
skicb.com • $$ 
   11:00am–6:00pm Daily

(Bar & Grill) –  Base area venue with live music and large sun deck; try some fried pickles or sweet potato fries.

Opening for grab and go

Iron Horse Tap

Plaza Condominiums, Mt Crested Butte
(970) 349-7300
ironhorsetapcb.com • $$
   Wed–Sun: 3:00pm–9:00pm, (Bar & Grill) – Comfort food made from scratch and a kid friendly menu.

Open for Ski Season 

Treasury Liquors & The Deli

611 Gothic Road, Mt Crested Butte
(970) 349-0306
    10:00am–9:00pm, Daily

(Deli) – Made-to-order sandwiches, subs, hot dogs, bratwursts, and more.

Woodstone Grille

Grand Lodge Hotel, Mt Crested Butte
(970) 349-8030
skicb.com • $$
   Breakfast: 7:00am–10:00am Daily

Dinner: 4:00pm–10:00pm Daily

(Bar & Grill) – All you can eat breakfast, and dinner are served daily.

Closed until further notice

Sherpa Cafe

313 Third St, Crested Butte
(970) 349-0443
Sherpa Cafe • $$
     5pm – 8pm

(Indian/Himalayan) – Authentic saag, naan, chai, korma, and tikki masala.

Open for sit down, takeout, and delivery

Slogar Bar & Restaurant

517 2nd St, Crested Butte
(970) 349-5765

The Slogar • $$
   Lunch: 11 – 2pm, Dinner: 5 – 8pm, Thurs – Sunday

(Southern) – Southern hospitality, and skillet-fried chicken dinners.

Open for sit down and take out, 

Fletch’s Grab n Go

16 6th Street, Crested Butte
(970) 349-2070
Fletch’s Facebook page

(Breakfast & Lunch) – smoke meats, breakfast skillets, delicious sandwiches.

Closed until further notice

The Umbrella Bar (Winter Only)

Crested Butte Mountain Resort, CO 81225
(855) 436-9680
skicb.com • $$
   Closed for the season

Club at Crested Butte

385 Country Club Dr, Crested Butte
(970) 349-8601 • $$
Mon-Sat 6:30am-7pm, Sun 12-7pm

Friday Night Grill and Sunday brunch

Closed until further notice

Coal Creek Grill

Closed for good in Oct’ 20

The Divvy

Closed for good in Oct’ 20

Donita’s Cantina

Closed for good in September ’19

Octopus Coffee

Closed for good May ’20

Ruben’s New Mexican

Closed for good in April ’18

Painted Pony Gallery

Closed for good in Sept ’18 

Tacos Local

Closed for good in Oct’ 20