Although Vail lacks the depth and breadth of Denver's restaurant scene, it's nonetheless one of the top spots in Colorado for a gourmet meal. During the summer, a vibrant farmers market is held in front of the Solaris complex (E Meadow Dr) on Sundays.

Don't Miss: On-Mountain Dining

Two of Vail's best restaurants aren't in the village at all, but high up on the mountain, with unrivaled settings and great views.