Your Fort Collins Foodie's Guide
Fort Collins, renowned for many years for its craft breweries and college bars, is now a landmark culinary destination in the state. With the thriving farms and agricultural sector, you can benefit from fresh and local produce in top dining establishments across the region. Plan your next adventure with this Fort Collins foodie's guide.
5 Best Restaurants in Fort Collins
From farm-to-table eateries to fine dining establishments, here are the Fort Collins restaurants you must visit on your next trip.
1. The Farmhouse at Jessup Farm
Situated in the heart of the Artisan Village, this restored 19th-century homestead offers an elevated and seasonal American dining experience. Enjoy the ultimate farm-to-table meals with this eatery for brunch, lunch or dinner. Try their signature watermelon and feta salad, butternut squash risotto, peppercorn-crusted NY strip or chai spiced pork tenderloin.
2. The Emporium Kitchen
Located in the heart of Old Town, The Emporium Kitchen is an American Brasserie that offers an eclectic menu with strong French and American influences. Try everything from bison short ribs to fresh fish and wild mushroom dishes made from the finest local ingredients.
3. Tasty Harmony
This laid-back restaurant celebrates delicious, healthy and creative plant-based cuisine. Savor the unique flavors of a peanut butter and eggplant burger, a vegan Caesar salad or a buffalo style tempeh with cashew cheese and fresh coleslaw on a whole wheat tortilla wrap.
4. Silver Grille Cafe
This buzzing, historic diner is the oldest eatery in Fort Collins and is renowned for its cinnamon buns. Be transported back in time with homestyle breakfasts and lunches, giving you the ultimate comfort food experience. Eat a signature breakfast tostada — a crisp corn tortilla filled with black beans, chorizo, scrambled eggs, salsa and avocado cream. Enjoy a mushroom cheeseburger or a giant pecan and cinnamon roll.
5. Pizza Casbah
Situated across from the college campus and famous for being featured on the Food Network's Outrageous Foods for its 30-inch pizza challenge, Pizza Casbah is a local favorite. The Brooklyn-style pizzeria makes its food fresh from scratch daily and is one of the best spots to eat stonebaked and hand-tossed pizzas. They also offer gluten-free alternatives.
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