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Steamboat Spring’s Restaurant Week!

Steamboat Springs is hosting its 2nd Annual Restaurant Week from September 29th-October 8th! 


Restaurants all over town will be offering select menus  at special prices for 10 days this fall in Steamboat Springs. This is the perfect opportunity to sample your favorites or try something new. Check the list below for participating restaurants and menus.  New restaurants and their menus are being added everyday. Many of our restaurants are genuine Farm to Table experiences, so some specials may not be posted until the last minute. Save our link and check back often!

For the most up to date information,  check out the event here!

For lodging information click here

For menus, click the restaurant names below:

8th Street Steakhouse

Mambo Italiano


Mazzola’s Italian Restaurant


The Laundry

Salt & Lime

Rex’s Grill

Big House Burgers





Yama Kawa

Low Country Kitchen

The Shack

Phenomenal Falafel

Mountain Tap Brewery

Mahogany Ridge Brewery and Grill

Dude and Dan’s

Steamboat SmokeHouse

Carl’s Tavern

Johnny B Good’s Diner

Beau Jo’s Colorado Style Pizza

Backcountry Deli Steamboat


The Cabin

Rusted Porch

Sunpie’s Bistro



Moe’s Original Bar B Que


Branches Shop Dog on Duty

Meet Bonnie….

…” you looking at me?”

Exclusive Interview:

Do you like to be pet Yes, Belly rubs especially!

Do you like other animals? Yes, Yes! We love dogs here!

Favorite item in the store? Rosy Ring Candles…I like to stop and smell the roses

Most mischievous story? My store sells lots of bird decor and I love to sneak the feathered snowy owls…shh don’t tell my owner


Meet all of Steamboat’s shop dogs!

Ohana Shop Dog on Duty

Meet Kena….

…. She doesn’t know you yet but she already loves you

Exclusive Interview:

Do you like to be pet? Of course

Do you like other animals? Yes, I love to have friends in the store!

Favorite item in the store? We have Spiffy Dog Collars and sweet water jerky, yum!

What is your job in the store? I’m in the Customer Appreciation/ marketing department


Meet all of Steamboat’s shop dogs!

Backdoor Sports Shop Dog on Duty

Meet Noya…

….an adventurous river loving backcountry skiing Steamboat dog

Exclusive interview:

Do you like to be pet? Yes, Cause I’m still wild at heart

Do you like other animals? Yes, this is a pet friendly store!

Favorite item in the store? Astral Bird Dog – Dog life vest!

Most mischievous story? Stealing a plate of salmon from Wheels….do you have any salmon?


Meet all of Steamboat’s shop dogs!

The 2017 Chili Challenge is on!

Click here for some amazing Photos from the 2017 Challenge

Main Street Steamboat and FM Light & Sons Present the 13th Annual Chili Challenge Located adjacent to the Farmers Market on Yampa Street Saturday September 9, 2017. Come down and Sample Chili from Steamboats finest establishments and citizens. Sampler kits are $10 and proceeds benefit Main Street Steamboat and fund our Christmas activities like Light up the Night, Santa’s Study and more. Challenge Awards are also given for the Best Salsa and Cornbread so get in on that sampling too! Listen to music provided by Trevor G Potter and Walt and the ‘ol 37 followed by Worried Men while you stroll thru the market with your ice cold adult beverage. Don’t miss the fun and your chance to vote for your favorite.

Entries are rolling in and include:

The Steamboat Smokehouse entry is Matt’s Red  Brisket Chili  ad Kyle’s Roasted  Pablano Pork Green Chili

Salt & Lime is entering Chef Chad Whitaker’s Smokey Colorado Chili, a hearty Mexican Style Brisket Chili with a smoky twist and a Roasted Tomatillo Style Salsa

Steamboat Brau Haus  entry is All My EX’s Live in Texas  a RED Chili and the famous Braa House Cornbread.

Scratch is entering GangSTA Red Chili and Cannon Bread cornbread

The Cantina is entering it’s Famous Pork Green Chili and House Salsa

Dude and Dan’s entry is always a contender for People’s Choice with Dude’s Smoked Brisket Red Chili and Dan’s Pulled Pork Green Chili. This year they will also enter their Olathe Corn Salsa.

The Steamboat Cattle Women’s entry is Champion Red Chili as the Cattle Women have won the People’s Choice award more than any other group.

Mahogany Ridge is entering their famous Colorado Bison Red Chili

The Tap House is entering Cuban Pork Green Chili

Carl’s is entering their delicious Pork Green Chili

For more event details and entry information click here  and to volunteer click here.

Beer sponsors include Mountain Tap Brewery, Mahogany Ridge Grill and Brewery, and Storm Peak Brewery.