This Remote Restaurant Near Denver Will Make You Feel A Million Miles Away From Everything

Since 1963, Denverites have retreated to The Fort to escape the hustle and bustle of the big city and feast on award-winning fare from the Old West. Situated amidst the beautiful red rock formations just 20 miles southwest of the city, this remote restaurant near Denver will truly make you feel a million miles away from it all. Shop for sundries at the Trading Company, sip cool cocktails on their sunny patio, and dine on modern western cuisine at this uniquely historic spot nestled in the tranquil foothills of Morrison.

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Have you dined at Denver’s oldest restaurant? Learn more about The Buckhorn Exchange, established in 1893 and rich in Mile High history.