Incredible views aren’t only available in Rocky Mountain National Park, there are plenty of spectacular views that can be enjoyed in the heart of Estes Park, all while enjoying a delicious meal. Take in the beauty around you while dining out with these top Estes Park restaurants with a view.
Twin Owl Steakhouse
Surrounded by the beauty of the Rockies, Twin Owl Steakhouse is the premier fine dining experience in Estes Park. Quietly tucked away from downtown Estes Park, this rustic cabin provides beautiful scenery in the outside as well as the inside. From gorgeous hardwood floors to a cozy fireplace, the interior has just as much to look at as the outdoors. Their menu ranges from a wide selection of fine steaks to local wild game and seafood.
Hunters Chop House
Their affordable menu may not come with a hefty price tag, but their views are worth a million dollars. Enjoy tasty mountain fare at an affordable price at the Hunters Chop House. With one of the best happy hours in town, their inviting and casual atmosphere creates the perfect place to enjoy the beautiful view from your table. With breathtaking surrounding mountain scenes and a patio that overlooks Lake Estes, you’ll want to make plans to stay past happy hour.
Mama Rose’s Restaurant
For homemade pasta, sauces, with a homemade view, visit Mama Rose’s Restaurant. Located in downtown Estes Park, their easy-to-get-to location offers a beautiful view of the Big Thompson River along the Riverwalk. The casual Italian eatery offers exceptional food and proudly serves local beers and other libations at their full bar.
The Other Side Restaurant
For traditional all-American cuisine and classic mountain views, stop in at The Other Side Restaurant. Nestled by the Big Thompson River, visitors can enjoy the sounds of rushing water and enjoy a beautiful Rocky Mountain sunset from their newly remodeled deck. Breakfast, lunch, dinner, and brunch is available at this casual American eatery.
The View Restaurant
It goes without saying that The View Restaurant is one of the best Estes Park restaurants with a view. Located at the historic Crags Lodge near Prospect Mountain, uncover a bit of history and sample delicious food all while taking in beautiful mountain views. Their seasonal dinner menu offers fresh ingredients and classic pairings such as tenderloin stew and filet mignon.
For other Estes Park restaurants, visit our list here.
Estes Park vacation rentals
Whether you choose these Estes Park restaurants with a view for the food or the view be sure to book your stay with Rocky Mountain Resorts. Our Estes Park vacation rentals not only offer spacious yet cozy accommodations, but several of our rentals offer spectacular Rocky Mountain views. Enjoy mountain views from your private deck in our Lazy R Cottages or for rushing river views browse our Fawn Valley Inn rentals.