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Certificate of Excellence

Welcome to The Waterfront Grille, an Elegant Estes Park Hotel Restaurant

Relax and Enjoy Fine Dining and Drinks with Us

As one of the best restaurants in Estes Park, The Waterfront Grille is a favorite with locals and sure to delight guests with casual fine dining and stunning views of the Rocky Mountains.  Our menus change seasonally incorporating the freshest of ingredients and consist of hearty yet healthy selections intended to provide a memorable dining experience.  Enjoy a meal on the deck overlooking Lake Estes or sit tableside in our dining room with views of Long’s Peak, one of the Rocky Mountains 14,000 ft wonders. 

Our menu offers selections ranging from soups and salads to a sumptuous variety of entrees, emphasizing seafood and grilled favorites.  The Waterfront Grille offers a variety of nightly specials, weekly live entertainment, and one of the most extensive daily happy hours in town!  Whether enjoying our chef's succulent pan-fried trout, our locally sourced steaks, or a housemade dessert with a hot cup of locally roasted coffee, you will feel at home here in our Estes Park hotel restaurant.

Colorado has made micro brews famous and our bar is no different offering a wide variety of ice cold beers to choose from. Not up for a beer?  Enjoy one of our signature drinks from our full service bar, including Austen’s Bloody Mary, Ariel’s Pomojito or Alexa’s Mimosa.

We are a place of friendly people, wonderful mountain scenery and beautiful lake views.  Don’t be surprised to share a moment with elk on one of their favorite stopping points - our lakeside lawn.  The Waterfront Grille is a place where you can sit and enjoy a meal with friends and family while taking in all the splendor of the amazing Colorado outdoors.

Our Estes Park Hotel Restaurant Hours:

In season, May 1 – October 31st: 7 am to 10 pm - seven days a week
Off season,  November 1 – April 30th: 7 am to 9 pm - seven days a week