The Holidays are here, and there is no better place to enjoy some quiet family time than here with us at The Box Canyon Lodge & Hot Springs in Ouray!
The Ice Park is coming along very nicely, and the forecasted opening of December 25 looks promising. The weather has been beautiful, and evenings cold enough to facilitate excellent ice making conditions.
It’s hard to imagine a better Christmas or New Years morning that includes waking to a winter wonderland, enjoying an outdoor adventure and returning for a soothing soak and a decadent meal in one of our many wonderful restaurants!
This year, we have some wonderful options for holiday dining:
Bon-Ton – Open for Dinner Christmas Eve, 12/24/17, New Years Eve, 12/31/17. Closed 12/25/17 and 1/01/18
The Bon-Ton is a staple in Ouray, featuring excellent Italian fare and impeccable service in a serene Victorian setting.
Brickhouse 737 – Open for Dinner Christmas Eve, 12/24/17, New Years Eve, 12/31/17. Closed 12/25/17 and 1/01/18
Featuring a wonderful menu replete with farm to table ingredients, the Brickhouse is a delicious meal every time!
Buen Tiempo – Open for dinner Christmas Eve, 12/24/17, New Years Eve, 12/31/17 and New Years Day, 1/01/18. Closed 12/25/17
Nothing compares to one of the Buen Tiempo’s specialty margaritas! Offering a huge menu of some of the best southwestern style Mexican food in the area, and terrific service in a fun atmosphere, an evening with the folks at the Buen Tiempo is indeed a great time!
Camp Bell’s – Open for breakfast and lunch Christmas eve, Christmas day, New Years Eve and New Years Day!
From traditional bacon and eggs for breakfast, to catfish po boys, this place has what you need to make the day that much better! Serving your meals with a smile and a bit of southern flair, breakfast and lunch are a done deal at Camp-Bells!
Coachlight Restaurant and Tavern – Open for Dinner Christmas Eve, 12/24/17, New Years Eve, 12/31/17. Closed 12/25/17 and 1/01/18
Serving pizza and pub food upstairs in the Tavern, or delicious family style full menu in the restaurant, including CHICKEN FRIED STEAK(!!!), the Coachlight has something for any craving!
Goldbelt – Open Christmas Eve, 12/24/17, New Years Eve, 12/31/17 and New Years Day, 1/01/18. Closed 12/25/17
Offering gourmet pizzas and sandwiches, as well as a variety of gluten free options, the Goldbelt is a terrific option for family dining.
O’Briens Pub – Open until 4pm on Christmas Eve, 12/24/17, New Years Eve, there will be live music, and come on back for lunch or dinner on New Years Day. Closed on Christmas Day, 12/25/17
From Irish eggrolls to guiness on tap, O’Briens offers a great menu sure to please! With live music on New Years Eve, this is the spot to be!
Ouray Brewery – Open from 11am to 4pm on Christmas Eve, 12/24/17, Open for dinner at 4pm on Christmas Day, 12/25/17, and Open regular hours on New Year’s Eve and New Years Day
Offering a variety of microbrews sure to impress the beer connoisseur, and a wonderful menu featuring great burgers and pub fare, the Ouray Brewery is a great place to dine, with an atmosphere sure to please!
Outlaw Restaurant – Open Christmas and New Years Eve, Closed Christmas Eve and New Years Day
It is impossible not to enjoy an evening at the Outlaw Steakhouse! Offering everything from prime cuts of the best meat, seafood grilled to perfection, and even some vegetarian fare, the service shines making this one of the best restaurants in Ouray
Red Mountain Brewery – Open for lunch and Dinner Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Years Eve and New Years Day
With excellent meals, salads and sandwiches, the Red Mountain Brewery is quickly making it’s mark on locals and visitors alike as the place to be! Bring your friends and enjoy an evening of fun and great service!
Thai Chili – Open for lunch and Dinner Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Years Eve and New Years Day
Using fresh ingredients and a lot of culinary talent, Thai Chili is definitely worth the visit! Thai food at its best, and they even deliver! Don’t miss out here!
Timberline Deli – Open Open Christmas Eve, 12/24/17, New Years Eve, 12/31/17 and New Years Day, 1/01/18. Closed 12/25/17
The Timberline Deli offers a variety of full breakfast and lunch options, not to mention DONUTS!!!!! Great food and great service sure to fill your belly and your heart!
Don’t forget, that all through New Years Eve weekend there will be live music at a couple of locations! Ring in the New Year with family and friends, dancing 2017 away with some of the best local bands in Colorado!
Brickhouse 737 – New Years Party on Saturday, December 27
O”Brien’s Pub – New Years Eve Celebration with Live Music
KJ Wood Distillery – New Years Eve Celebratio with Live Music
Ouray Elks Lodge – Annual New Years Eve Dance and Celebration!
Wright Opera House – John Denver Tribute Concert