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Smokin Dave

820 Moraine Ave.
Estes Park, CO
United States

(970) 577-7427

YOU MUST EAT AT SMOKIN DAVES! At Smokin Daves, "we honor the art of American BBQ by offering the most succelent, flavorful food around. If you're searching for the best BBQ in THE NATION, make sure to stop in and try one of our smokin' platters or legendary ribs."

*Smokin Daves was named to the National Barbeque News' list of  "The Best Barbeque Restaurants in America"


For 25 years and counting, Dave has been the proud owner and chef. He and his wife, Cat, live year round in the Colorado mountains and enjoy off-roading in their Jeep, working on restoring their classic cars, and watching the abundant wildlife. 

Rock Inn Mountain Tavern

1675 State Hwy 66
Estes Park, CO
United States
Built in 1937 as a dance hall for the Big Band Era, "The Rock" continues to be a lively gathering place with local flair. 

The menu is an ever evolving blend of hand-crafted, hearty comfort food, with a health and planet conscious twist. They "aim to fill you up with goodness so you can get back to enjoying the mountains again tomorrow". They feature Certified Angus Beef, All-Natural Colorado chicken, fresh salads, whole grains, organic teas and coffees, local beers, sustainably produced wines, and a full bar.