The Best Restaurants in Frisco, CO!

a view of vinny's restaurant from main street in Frisco, Colorado.
by Emily

Frisco, Colorado is home to many different culinary options. If you're trying to decide on the best restaurants in Frisco, CO, you have come to the right place. I have broken down some of the locals favorite restaurants in Frisco, and will discuss each one in this blog. Frisco has some of the best places in Summit County for your standard American Cuisine, as well as many ethnic options like Mexican, Chinese, and even Sushi! Whether you are looking for casual dining, want a high-end dining experience, or just looking to grab something quick, Frisco, CO has an option for you.

High-End Dining

Frisco Prime

Frisco Prime takes pride in each dish they serve, which is why they only serve local, organic, farm fresh ingredients. As long as they can get it, (which they usually always do!) everything they serve is organically grown, free of antibiotics, chemicals and preservatives. Frisco Prime believes that the food they serve is tastier, and healthier not just for our bodies, but for the environment and the planet! 

Frisco Prime is located in the historic, completely remodeled Blue Spruce Inn. The interior is elegantly decorated to ensure your dining experience is top tier. Not to mention the service is also the best you can get in Summit County.

Reservations are not required, but are certainly recommended as this place fills up quickly! Especially during the busy winter months of the year. To make a reservation visit their website.


Frisco Prime dining room

Vinny’s Restaurant

Vinny’s is the sister restaurant of Frisco Prime. Vinny’s specializes in euro-american organic cuisine and is now offering a fine dining selection in their new renovated location on Frisco Main Street. Discover the extraordinary flavors crafted with the utmost care, using locally sourced, organic, natural, and fresh ingredients. Our commitment to the environment and your well-being is evident in every dish prepared by the skilled hands of Chef Vinny and the exceptional staff.

Immerse yourself in the ambiance of the Vinny’s Dining Room or Pub, where you can savor not just the meal, but an unforgettable dining experience as well.  

Reservations are not required but are highly recommended any night of the week. Make your reservations online today.

Casual Dining

Ollie’s Pub and Grub

Ollie’s Pub & Grub is the best sports bar in Summit County has been voted best burger & wings in Frisco multiple years in a row. Ollie’s has all your pub favorites from burgers to sandwiches, tenders, and more! They have a great beer selection with several different local beers on tap. Their kitchen is also open until 11 each night if you're looking for a late dinner.

Highside Brewing

Are you a big fan of craft beer? Look no further than Frisco’s own Highside Brewing! Come into their tasting room and enjoy local craft beers, and don’t forget about the BBQ. Highside Brewery offers a BBQ menu for their guests, with small munchies and tacos, to larger BBQ platters and sandwiches. Highside is definitely a local favorite in Frisco!

Peppino’s Pizza & Subs

If you're looking to just grab some pizza and bring it back to your condo, grab some Peppinos! Peppino’s features a variety of pizza, pasta, subs, salads and desserts! They also feature a variety of homemade gluten free options as well. All ingredients are made fresh in house and their sauce is an old family recipe that is to die for! Be sure to check out some of the best pizza in Frisco, CO. 

Uptown on Main

Uptown on main is an upper-scale casual dining restaurant with just about everything on their menu. Here, there is something for everyone and the Uptown on Main is certainly a favorite among locals. They have burgers, sandwiches, pastas, specialty pizzas and specialty entrees. Not to mention their delicious craft cocktails! Personally, I would put Uptown on my list as one of the best restaurants in Frisco, CO.

Ethnic Cuisine


Mexican Restaurants

Hacienda Real

This is the best Mexican restaurant in Frisco, CO. They serve traditional, homemade Mexican cuisine prepared daily with the freshest ingredients. It is also family owned and operated for the last 21 years, so you know their food is delicious! They even have a happy hour EVERY DAY from 3-6. If you're craving Mexican food, you know where you need to go!

Casa Sanchez

Casa Sanchez is Frisco’s newest Mexican restaurant. Casa Sanchez brings the taste of Mexico to your plate. All of their dishes are made fresh and are authentic to old family recipes. Stop in today to experience the rich flavors, ingredients, and service!

Asian Fusion/Sushi Spots

China Szechuan

China Szechuan, in my book, is the most underrated place to eat in Summit County. Their food is absolutely delicious, and every day, Monday through Friday from 11AM to 2PM they do a lunch special that comes with your choice of soup, egg roll or crab rangoon, fried or steamed rice, as well as a protein and vegetable for only $10.25! Not only is their lunch special a must have, but their dinner menu is just as delicious, and what you get for the price is unbeatable in Frisco!

Kemosabe at Silverheels

Kemosabe is an American Sushi grill on Main Street in Frisco. They specialize in Colorado Asian Fusion and American style sushi and sashimi. Their branded fusion features hand cut fish, choice steaks, Rocky Mountain trout, seafood, burgers, and more. Even if you're not into sushi, Kemosabe at Silverhills will have something on the menu for everyone in the family. 

Best Late Night Bars

Ollies Pub & Grub

Of all the bars in Frisco, CO, Ollie’s is the perfect place for late night beers and sports. 

CO Bar

This bar is loaded with Arcade Games! Do you like pin-ball? Then this is the place for you! Ask your bartender about weekly pin-ball tournaments to win prizes. CO Bar has 2 pool tables, and plenty of other arcade game options for you.

Moose Jaw

Moose Jaw is your typical, small town dive bar. With a cozy atmosphere and pool table, this is a great place for a night cap!

10 Mile Music Hall

10 Mile has been bringing the heat this year with so many big names coming to our small mountain town. Be sure to check out the venue’s website at the link below and see if anyone you're interested in will be having a concert there! 10 Mile is small enough to make concerts feel intimate, but large enough that you're not shoulder to shoulder with thousands of people. Be sure to check out Summit County’s newest music venue on your visit. Ticket prices may vary. Visit their website for more information. 

Coffee Shops

Rocky Mountain Coffee Roasters 

Rocky Mountain Coffee Roasters is the best Coffee shop in Frisco, CO. Locally owned and operated, RMCR is dedicated to finding the best coffee beans around, so they can transform it into the best cup of coffee around! RMCR also offers a small selection of breakfast foods such as breakfast burritos, breakfast sandwiches, and baked goods. Rocky Mountain Coffee Roasters is must go to when visiting Frisco, Colorado. 

Abbey’s Coffee

Located next to Highside Brewery, Abbey’s Coffee is another locally owned and operated, local favorite coffee shop. Enjoy your favorite cup of coffee while also enjoying beautiful views of Mount Royal. Since 1996, visitors and locals alike have been enjoying Abbey’s Coffee, not only for coffee, but also for their pre-ski breakfast burritos! Stop in and enjoy their selection of breakfast food, baked goods, and more. 

Breakfast Spots

breakfast in frisco

Butterhorn Bakery & Cafe

Looking for the best breakfast in Frisco, CO? Butterhorn is your spot. They have been serving Frisco Main Street breakfast for over 40 years. Every recipe is handcrafted from scratch in their kitchen, and the variety of breakfast items on their menu is great. Butterhorn is voted number one on Yelp, Trip Advisor, and Google!

Bread & Salt

Bread and Salt is a classic breakfast option in Frisco, CO. While they are a classical breakfast place, Bread & Salt respects seasonality and influence of fresh ingredients. The kitchen uses Colorado grown products whenever possible and they have a commitment to creating a harmonious and symbiotic relationship with their guests. This restaurant is on the smaller side, so I do recommend arriving early, and planning to wait if it is a busy weekend morning. 

Ice Cream/Candy Shops

Foote’s Rest Sweet Shoppe

Foote’s Rest has everything you could ever want and more! They have many different flavors of fudge, ice cream, gelato, frozen yogurt, and candy. This sweep shoppe will bring you back to the golden days with penny candy, and old school candies. Re-live those memories by enjoying their huge selection of candy and nostalgic candies from when you were a kid. 


If you are coming to Frisco, Colorado for the first time, these are some restaurants that you must try while you are here. With all kinds of different options available for the whole family, you are bound to find something you will absolutely love!

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