The holiday season is the most stressful time of the year for many. Often, you have to accommodate family coming to town, plan a large Thanksgiving meal, shop for that meal, and tend to it all day long to make sure it comes out just right. Some enjoy this challenge, others dread it, either way— it’s stressful. Have the best Thanksgiving in Winter Park, CO, by dining out at area restaurants. Each year, some of our favorite eateries host a traditional Thanksgiving dinner buffet or plated Thanksgiving meal per a prix-fixe menu. No matter where you decide to dine for Thanksgiving in Winter Park, CO, you won’t be disappointed! Browse our suggestions below. See something that strikes your fancy? Call for reservations today! 

For more ideas on how to spend the holiday season in Winter Park, CO, refer to our Winter Activities Guide!

Have An Exciting & Delicious Thanksgiving in Winter Park, CO

Start Your Thanksgiving Day Outdoors

Food is the cornerstone of Thanksgiving. Mashed potatoes, roasted turkey, prime rib, turkey stuffing, pumpkin pie, and spiced alcoholic beverages remind everyone of the indulgence of the holiday. Make room for your favorite Thanksgiving dishes by getting outside! Visit Fraser Tubing Hill on Thanksgiving morning for some exciting outdoor recreation. Or, go for a hike in Rocky Mountain National Park. Move your body now so you can kick back and relax later!

Indulge in Thanksgiving Dinner at Winter Park, CO, Restaurants 

Deno’s Mountain Bistro | Downtown Winter Park

Deno’s Mountain Bistro in Downtown Winter Park is one of our favorite places to dine year-round. Thanksgiving is no exception! Each year, this local favorite serves a traditional, 3-course Thanksgiving dinner that ranges from $30-$36 per person. For reservations call: 970-726-5332. 

Vertical Bistro & Tap | Winter Park Resort

Vertical Bistro & Tap is a popular spot for craft beer, cocktails, and shareables at Winter Park Resort. On Thanksgiving, this relaxed, lounge atmosphere transforms into a family-friendly spot to have Thanksgiving Dinner. Rates are $26 per adult seat and $14 per child. For reservations call: 970-363-7053.

Heck’s Tavern or Ranch House Restaurant | Devil’s Thumb Ranch Resort & Spa 

Devil’s Thumb Ranch Resort & Spa offers two dining options for Thanksgiving dinner— Heck’s Tavern or Ranch House Restaurant. 

Heck’s Tavern boasts a relaxed, traditional Thanksgiving dinner buffet for $60 per adult and $30 for children 12 years old or younger. For reservations call: 970-726-7013.

For something a bit more upscale, spend Thanksgiving dinner at the Ranch House Restaurant. This eatery uses locally-grown and sourced ingredients in its recipes whenever possible. Their prix-fixe Thanksgiving menu runs $70 per adult and $32 for children ages 4-12 years old. For reservations call: 970-726-5633.

Relax at Your Home in Winter Park, CO 

Winter Park, CO residents can enjoy Thanksgiving dinner at these restaurants located conveniently near their home in Grand County. Thinking about relocating? Seal the deal when you spend Thanksgiving in Winter Park, CO! Taste the best of our area’s dining options and get away from the stresses of the holidays at home. Contact the team at Real Estate of Winter Park to make Winter Park, CO, your home for every holiday!