Hidden Gems in Breck
Published by: Tianna Terrell // January 1, 2022
The magical feeling you get when you see the Tenmile Range as you come out of the Eisenhower Tunnel and into Summit County is an unforgettable experience. About a 60-minute drive from Denver, you will pass through many small towns along the way. Once you reach Silverthorne and Frisco, getting to Breckenridge is less than 30-minutues away. With five ski resorts within a 20-mile range of each other, come experience an adventure of a lifetime filled with delicious food, local shops, and picture-perfect views that everyone’s been talking about!
Amazing Grace first began as a natural food store in the early 80’s and shortly after transformed into a community eatery. This quaint yellow house is located two blocks off Main Street and offers some of the tastiest fresh-to-order breakfast and lunch one can imagine.
This mobile gourmet crepe truck is best known for their delicious crepes and their spectacular views! Located in the courtyard of Main Street Station near Maggie Pond and just steps away from Peak 9’s Quicksilver SuperChair, Trolley Crepes is the perfect spot to enjoy some of the best crepes in Breckenridge! Stop for breakfast, a mid-day lunch break or dessert and fill your tastebuds with one of their sweet or savory crepes! Stop by Trolley Crepes and enjoy some of the best crepes in Breckenridge.
A new locally owned restaurant by ski enthusiasts, Bird and Cow is the perfect place to visit after a day in town or on the mountain. The cozy cabin vibe makes Bird and Cow the perfect spot to enjoy delicious food. The menu is inspired by all food that is chicken and beef with some non-meat options as well. If you’re 21+ order the Cock-A-Doodle-Moo
Who doesn’t love Christmas year-round? When you walk into the balsam fir and cinnamon scented shop, you are surrounded by everything Christmas. What better way is there to get into the holiday spirit than feeling like you’re in a Hallmark movie walking into this magical store. The Christmas Store has custom ornaments made by local artists and unique decorations that make great gifts for your loved ones, or even treat yourself.
Both a restaurant and Tiki bar, when you walk into this island themed restaurant, you’ll think you’re on a tropical island. The employees will rock Hawaiian shirts even during the winter! Be sure to try one of their chicken and avocado bowls with a daquiri and it’ll take you to island time.
Enjoy an array of authentic churros and waffles made from scratch at Mimi & Pin. With many options to choose from, be sure to pair your sweet treat with a cup of Spanish hot chocolate or coffee to complete this delicious dessert.
With breathtaking views of Breckenridge ski resort, what better way to spend the afternoon watching the sunset overlooking the Tenmile Range? Traverse Restaurant is off the beaten path but not too far! After a short drive-up Boreas Pass Road, you will approach The Lodge at Breckenridge where the fine dining restaurant is located. Make sure to secure a table by the window for some of the best views f Breckenridge.