When you’re tucked into one of the quiet, friendly neighborhoods of Terrain, you have the luxury to forget that there are hundreds of dining options just minutes away. But whether you want to celebrate or just take a break from cooking, there’s something for every taste, mood, and preference right here in Castle Rock.
You can find a complete list of dining options at the Castle Rock Chamber of Commerce website (http://visitcastlerock.org/dine/). If you’re short on time and looking for a sure thing, here are a few of Castle Rock’s finest. Whether it’s date night, family time, or a group happy hour you’re after, we’ve got you covered.
Family Friendly Restaurants
212 Pizza Co. - http://www.212pizzaco.com/
Pizza is hands down one of the biggest crowd pleasers, for young and old alike. And the pizza dished up by the family-owned 212 Pizza Co. is made with organic, locally-sourced ingredients. Enjoy a fresh salad, delicious sandwich, or pasta. Plus, there’s something on tap for everyone. Craft beers are fresh and seasonal, and craft sodas kick things up a notch for the budding palates in your crew.
Rockyard American Grill & Brewing Co. - http://www.rockyardbrewing.com/pub/
The extensive menu at the Rockyard Pub means there’s no quibbling over what type of food everyone is in the mood for. From classic pub fare like burgers and sandwiches to pizza, soup, salads, seafood and pasta, everyone is sure to find something tasty. Ask your server for a pairing suggestion and enjoy a fresh, artisan-crafted beer made on-site at the brewery.
Date Night Restaurants
Augustine Grill - http://augustinegrill.com/index.html
When you’ve carved out time for just the two of you, make every moment count at the Augustine Grill. Eat outside on the gorgeous, flower-filled patio or enjoy cozy and intimate dining in a Victorian-style house. Find the perfect bottle of wine from their wine cellar, and enjoy one of their many traditional dishes with American flavor and amazing sauces.
The Old Stone Church Restaurant - http://oscrestaurant.com/
Inspired American cuisine is served up in the historic and character-filled atmosphere of this church-turned-restaurant. From choice cuts of Colorado beef and lamb to the freshest seafood, you’ll enjoy a memorable meal in this one-of-a-kind place. Start with a handcrafted cocktail and finish with something sweet from their seasonally-rotating dessert menu.
Happy Hour Spots
Vista Vino Modern Grill - http://vistavinomoderngrill.com
If you’re looking for a place to meet up with friends after work, stop by VistaVino Modern Grill. The Tuscan-inspired morsels served up at happy hour are scrumptious, from classics such as burrata cheese and arancini to mussels and mixed greens. Score a great glass of wine at a price that will indeed make you happy.
Union American Bistro - http://www.unionamericanbistro.com/
Priced from two to ten dollars, the extensive and accessible happy hour at Union American Bistro is a hit with any crowd. From 2:00 - 6:00 pm, Tuesday through Saturday, you’ll find folks in Castle Rock taking advantage of the great food and drink specials, all gathered at the community table. Meet up with old friends and make some new ones at this popular gathering place.