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Restaurants in Aspen

Whether it’s a classic culinary temple or a local haunt, these Aspen restaurants are destinations in and of themselves. Read on to discover Travel + Leisure’s picks for the best Aspen restaurants and dining experiences. Browse our travel guides for insider information on food trucks, bakeries, cafés, coffeehouses, farm-to-table restaurants, diners, trattorias, bistros, pizzerias, ice cream parlors, tapas bars, noodle houses, sushi counters, fine dining establishments, and more.

Our global network of editors and writers selects the best restaurants in Aspen to help travelers soak up the local scene and find authentic dishes. Whether highlighting an insider hot spot, a celebrity chef’s newest restaurant, a hip coffeehouse, or the best place for cheap eats, Travel + Leisure takes you there, serving up the best Aspen restaurant listings. Below find T+L’s top picks for where to eat in Aspen.

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  • Ajax Tavern

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    Popular with skiers because of its location at the base of Aspen Mountain, Ajax Tavern is known for its mountain views and bistro fare cooked with ... More
  • Caribou Club

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar Dollar
    The exclusive Caribou Club is a private, open-only-to-members venue hidden among the neighboring fur and diamond stores. A club for those who can a... More
  • Century Room

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  • Double Dog Pub

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    The canine theme of this pub extends from the wall of dog photos to the names of dishes, such as the "Labrador" hamburger. Sandwiches, salads, and ... More
  • Elevation

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar
    Drink an açai martini that’s so delicious the bartender has to hide the Brazilian nectar because the staff keeps sneaking off with it. More
  • Jimmy's

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar
    Famous in Aspen for what owner Jimmy Yeager calls “fierce American food,” Jimmy’s is an unpretentious restaurant serving a menu of comfort fare, se... More
  • Kenichi, Aspen

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar
    Sushi and contemporary Asian dishes are served at Kenichi, located in downtown Aspen. The dining room mixes the earth tones of the tables and chair... More
  • Lulu Wilson

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar
  • Matsuhisa Lounge

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    Matsuhisa Aspen is part of the international Nobu brand of restaurants, named for its well-known chef-proprietor, Matsuhisa Nobu. It is housed insi... More
  • Montagna

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar
    34-year-old wunderkind chef Ryan Hardy, a southwest finalist for the 2008 James Beard Awards, lists his olive oils on the menu like wine, and cooks... More
  • Olives Aspen

  • Pacifica Seafood & Raw Bar

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    Pacifica’s menu focuses on sustainable fish and local, organic ingredients. Hawaiian sea bass with edamame and hearts of palm is a signature dish. ... More
  • Restaurant Mogador

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