Restaurants

Top Choice Southern US in Cortez & the Four Corners

Pepperhead

A haven of smoky Southwestern spice, this favorite sits in a colorful room adorned by a beautiful mural. Start with a grapefruit margarita – it's tart perfection. Also worthwhile are the posole (hominy stew), thin s…
Cafe in Cortez & the Four Corners

Farm Bistro

With a mantra of 'mostly local, mostly organic,' this brick cafe with mismatched seat-yourself tables is a hub for healthy appetites. On the menu are grass-fed beef burgers with tomato jam, zucchini fritter salad an…
Japanese in Cortez & the Four Corners

Stonefish Sushi & More

With blues on the box and a high tin ceiling, this is sushi for the Southwest. Specialties like potstickers with prickly-pear chili and Colorado rancher seared beef and wasabi liven things up. Cool light fixtures, b…
Mexican in Cortez & the Four Corners

Tequila’s Mexican Restaurant

Good-tasting food at bargain prices draws the crowds on any given night. Though a chain, it does a great job. The chicken mole, seafood tacos and carne asada (grilled, sliced beef) all win raves, as do margaritas wi…
Snack in Cortez & the Four Corners

Navajo Fry Bread Cart

Vendors have set up around the edge of the Four Corners Navajo Tribal Park selling food, Native American crafts and jewelry and knickknacks. You can nosh on a flat piece of fried dough from this cart, to your right …
Burgers in Cortez & the Four Corners

Burger Boy

From gum-chomping high-school girls to cheapie trays of burgers and fries, this drive-in is no throwback: it’s the real deal. The service is so sweet and the experience is so classically mid-century American that it…