Fort Collins restaurants

Top Choice Cajun in Fort Collins

Lucile’s Restaurant

Snuggled in an old house, this restaurant is a cozy dream – replete with creaking floors, winsome waiters and fluffy, made-from-scratch buttermilk biscuits. The Cajun home cookin’ is fantastic; try the eggs Pontchar…
American in Fort Collins

Restaurant 415

This large art-deco-inspired diner offers remarkable value. The delicious sandwiches all come with salad or soup, plus the drink of your choice. Small and large plates such as mozzarella fritti and steak and veggie …
American in Fort Collins

Austin's American Grill

The appeal of this American grill is its simplicity. Simple ingredients, simple presentation, simple elegance…no frills, just good food and good service done right. The rotisserie chicken is the undisputed star, tho…
Pub Food in Fort Collins

CooperSmith’s Pub & Brewing

Of all Fort Collins’ excellent brewpubs, this is the only one with a good menu. It’s all about the thick-cut steak fries, chunky burgers and yards of fresh beer. The best thing on tap is also the most inventive: Sig…
Modern American in Fort Collins

Jay’s Bistro

Though the soft light, Frenchy paintings and jazz quartet give off a whiff of pretension, Jay’s is the most sophisticated dining room in town. The menu is straight as an arrow (calamari, lamb shank, duck breast) but…
Sandwiches in Fort Collins

Choice City Butcher & Deli

The butchers here are straight from central casting – all forearms and white aprons – and all of the five varieties of Reuben sandwiches win raves. They serve dinner on the weekend, a predictably meaty selection of …
Mexican in Fort Collins

Pueblo Viejo

Something of a Fort Collins institution, Pueblo Viejo serves a sizable chile relleno that’s better-than-average Colorado Mexican, but the place goes one step better with rich mole dishes, big margaritas and bottomle…
Burgers in Fort Collins

Stuft

Grab a pencil and start scribbling your dream order: the build-your-own-burger concept succeeds through a list of high-grade options like chipotle ketchup, apple-cider bacon and fire-roasted chilies. Add fresh-cut, …
Vegetarian in Fort Collins

Tasty Harmony

Organic, vegetarian dishes at this bright lunch spot are delicious, with a menu focused on hearty sandwiches, baked tofu dishes and soups. Tacos, with tempeh and Mexican jackfruit, are the highlight of the mix-and-m…
Sandwiches in Fort Collins

Backcountry Delicatessen

This brilliant little deli opens early so that outdoors-bound patrons can get out and on the trail with box lunches in their pack. The Pilgrim – a pile of turkey with cranberry sauce – was named one of the best sand…