Head to nearby Frisco for fine dining in a cozy atmosphere.
Serving gourmet cuisine with a Colorado twist, the Blue Spruce is just off of Mainstreet in Frisco and has an extensive menu. Try the Scallop Tostadas, which are pan seared sea scallops on a wonton tostada shell, topped with homemade guacamole, ancho chile sauce, and carrot and cabbage slaw. The main dishes will please carnivores and vegetarians alike. Some nights feature live music, too- check the website for info.
Enjoy steak or local trout on Mainstreet in Frisco.
From Copper, head seven minutes east on I-70 to nearby Frisco for more dining and apres options. Hang out in the bar at Silverheels for a drink or two, and then head to the formal dining room where you can enjoy a satisfying steak, fish or salad. Try the Crab Empanadas to start, then try one of the many local trout dishes. Finish it off with the Aztec Temple: a dark chocolate & cream cheese brownie topped with French vanilla ice cream & hot fudge sauce.
For a romantic dinner or special event, C.B. Grille is the place to go. With a menu that includes Alaskan salmon, herb encrusted roast rack of elk, and free range chicken, this cozy restaurant will please the most fine-tuned palettes. Located in Passage Point across the Covered Bridge, next to Starbucks. For reservations call 970.968.3113.