Where to Wine and Dine in Downtown Fort Collins
After the hustle and bustle of shopping, slow down to enjoy the Holiday season with your favorite glass of wine. Fort Collins is home to restaurants and wine cellars well-known for their award winning wine lists. Here are a few of our favorite restaurants and wine bars in Fort Collins.
Winner of Wine Spectator’s Award of Excellence 7 years in a row, Sonny’s is well-known for its wine list. Enjoy the full fine dining menu with seasonal specialties or pair a delectable dessert with your favorite wine. After enjoying an evening at Sonny’s, why not treat a loved one with a gift card! Sonny’s is located a short distance from the Armstrong, downstairs at 115 S. College Avenue.
The Cafe, The Rooftop, The Cache…Ginger and Baker provides an array of wonderful dining experiences. Winner of the 2018 Diner’s Choice Award and The 2018 Wine Spectator’s Award of Excellence, this will be a very special dining experience. Their extensive wine menu boasts of over 100 wines! Linger long as you finish your evening sipping a glass of wine and enjoying a slice of Mocha Chocolate Cream pie or another of their amazing flavors of pie. If you have a party to attend during the holidays, pick up a whole pie and be the favorite guest at the party! Located just a short walk in the River District at Linden and Willow.
“Great wine, great atmosphere, great dessert!” That’s says it all about this classy European style wine bar. Since it’s opening in September, there has been quite a buzz about this cozy, classy underground wine bar. Visit their website as the wine flights change every month. After you enjoy your glass of wine and artisan cheese or other light fair, check another gift off of your list by shopping upstairs in The Cellar Gourmet Wine and Spirits. Located in mid-town, just a short drive from downtown at Horsetooth and College Avenue.
Owners Jim and Casey Ward want to provide an elegant yet comfortable atmosphere for you to enjoy their extensive list of wines and champagnes. A state-of-the-art dispensing system along with a single bottle Coravin system allows customers to explore high-end wines at affordable prices. The wonderful descriptions on their wine menu enhances the experience. Location is on the south side of Fort Collins at Harmony and Lady Moon Drive.
Whether for date night or girls night out, these are some great options for a lovely glass of wine in Fort Collins! Let us know if you have any spots that should be on the list in our comments.