Seasonal Comfort Foods

Fall is the perfect season to revisit your favorite comfort food recipes. Soups, stews, casseroles and chili are great options to feed a crowd and warm you up. Whether you prefer to cook at home or enjoy a nice meal at a restaurant, we’ve rounded up a few comfort food recipes plus some places to enjoy a perfect fall meal.

  1. Wienerstube


    Wienerstube's Bavarian Pretzel appetizer, Cream of Porcini Mushroom soup, and Wiener Schnitzel are sure to give you all the Oktoberfest vibes in Willits.

  2. Taqueria El Nopal


    On weekends, head to Taqueria El Nopal in Glenwood Springs for a piping hot bowl of the restaurant's ever-popular Pozole special.

  3. Eat Bistro And Drinks


    The Lobster Mac-n-Cheese at New Castle's EAT Bistro & Drinks will fill you up as one of the richest, most indulgent entrees in the valley.

  4. Slow Groovin' BBQ


    Slow Groovin' BBQ in Marble is open through October 31, so get your fill of the good stuff before the location closes for winter. 

  5. White House Pizza


    Everyone loves White House Pizza! Cozy up and grab a pie with pals in Carbondale.

  6. Heathers Savory Pies


    Dig into savory chicken pot pie, lamb shepherd's pie, and pulled pork tamale pie at Heather's in downtown Basalt.

  7. Beerworks


    Fall is beer season, so be sure to check out what's on offer at Batch or Beerworks in downtown Carbondale.

  8. Basalt's The Whole Empanada


    Traditional Argentine empanadas from Basalt's The Whole Empanada will satisfy you on chilly autumn days. Vegan, vegetarian, and meaty options are available.

  9. The Crepe Shack


    The Crepe Shack in Snowmass is the perfect fall breakfast option, with fresh crepes and delicious fillings like dulce de leche and hazelnut spread.