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

Pitas in Paradise

302 Elk Ave, Crested Butte
(970) 349-0897
Mon - Thur: 11am – 5pm
Fri - Sun: 11am - 9pm


(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.

Featured Restaurant

McGill’s at Crested Butte


Enjoy homemade breakfasts such as french toast with real maple syrup, eggs benedict, and fresh baked biscuits. Don’t miss out on an awesome brunch and lunch menu with a full assortment of soups, salads, and sandwiches. We fancy the avocado, bacon, tomato and spinach sandwich.

Featured Restaurant

Paradise Cafe

435 6th St, Crested Butte
(970) 349-5622
Daily: 7am - 1pm
Closed Thursdays


French toast, pancakes, bacon, eggs, hash browns … all the good stuff. Delicious Bloody Marys piled high with fixins and espresso drinks are new additions to the menu. They’re open year-round, off-season and on with an outdoor patio when the weather calls for it.

Featured Restaurant

Three Rivers Smokehouse

130 County Road 742, Almont
(970) 641-1303
 Everyday: 7am - 8pm



(Bar & Grill) – Enjoy a made-to-order burrito or breakfast sandwich to fuel your morning activities. All meats smoked in-house including brisket, pulled pork, ribs, wings, corned beef, bacon and chicken. Choose from a variety of sandwiches, burgers and salads as well.

The Slogar

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

Mikey's Pizza

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


(Sandwiches) – Choose from their specialties or create your own.

Margaux 's Phillies (formerly Slap Burger)

(Burgers) – Burgers, fries, and late night snacks next to Kochevar's bar.

The Secret Stash

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

A Bar Above

(Sandwiches) – Charcuterie boards, cocktails, and more. 


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

The Umbrella Bar

(Bavarian) – The Umbrella Bar at Ten Peaks offers warm Pretzels, brats, and chili + drinks.

Sherpa Cafe

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

Teocalli Tamale

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

The Eldo - Himalaya Food

(Himalaya) - Authentic, fresh Nepalese cuisine.

Iron Horse Tap

(Bar & Grill)Pizza, burgers, and a kid-friendly menu near the ski base area.

Butte 66 BBQ Roadhouse

(Bar & Grill) – Large sun deck, sandwiches, apps, and more in the ski base area.

Brick Oven Pizzeria

(Bar & Grill) – Large sun deck, sandwiches, apps, and more in the ski base area.

Public House

(Gastropub) - A menu with pub style foods accompanied by a wide selection of craft beers.

CB Burger Co

(Burger Shop) - Crested Butte's version of fast food in the ski base area.

Treasury Liquors & Deli

(Deli) – Beer, wine, sprits, champagne, and tobacco products just across the road from the base area.

Rooster Run

(Chicken Sandwiches) – Vegetarian option and fries too.

The Club at Crested Butte

(Bar & Grill) – Items like Club Nachos, Superfood Salad or Pastrami Reuben at the golf course.