Cowboy food is the name of the game in Wyoming territory. This often means beans, biscuits, chili, and perhaps the most important food item of all…steak. Folks from Wyoming know how to appreciate this fine cuisine, and the following spots are the best places to go for top-quality steak.
1. Wyoming's Rib & Chop House (Cheyenne)
The Chop House is a widely-popular spot in the Cheyenne area for mouthwatering steaks and other entrees. If you're looking to dine on the weekends, you'll definitely need a reservation. Photographed above is the buffalo ribeye steak.
2. FireRock Steakhouse (Casper)
FireRock is a friendly and welcoming environment that serves some of the finest steaks in town. Everything is prepared with the fullest flavor, and the accompanying sides are just as delicious as the main course. This prime rib with lobster tail should definitely hit the spot.
3. Local Restaurant & Bar (Jackson)
As you might have guessed from the name, Local Restaurant incorporates some of Wyoming's finest local ingredients into the menu. This pairs wonderfully with the fine selection of steaks, whether they appear on a salad or garnished with fine seasonings.
4. Niko Sushi & Steak (Laramie)
For something just a little different, you'll love Niko's. This Japanese sushi & steakhouse has a little something for everyone. Photographed above is the delicious steak, lobster, and calamari hibachi.
5. The Local (Cody)
Cody may be a small town, but some of its restaurants are big-city qualified. And the Local is no exception. This casual spot has plenty of variety, and the steaks are among the most popular dishes.
6. Cowboy Cafe (Sheridan)
It seems fitting that a place called the Cowboy Cafe would have some excellent Wyoming fare. This friendly spot serves up popular dishes that include specialties such as elk sausage and top-notch steak. They've also got homemade pies that are to die for. Photographed above is the mouthwatering pecan pie.
7. Cowfish (Lander)
Cowfish is a unique spot in Lander with a keen eye for steak preparation. This local favorite is known for its generous portions and great selection. Diners will enjoy pairing their meals with local beer, too. Photographed above is the Thai Salad with beef.
Which are some of your favorite spots for an authentic Wyoming steak meal? We’d love to hear about your experiences at any of these places, or of any spots that may have missed the list!