Where To Eat


Spruce Tree Terrace Cafe
Located in a historic building near the Chapin Mesa Archeological Museum and Spruce Tree House, this is a perfect place for a casual lunch or dinner. Dine inside, on the outdoor patio, or pick up a lunch-to-go and enjoy a picnic in the park.

Open daily. (Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Years Day)

Hours of operation vary seasonally



Metate Room Restaurant
Enjoy dinner in the nationally recognized Metate Room at Far View Lodge, offering wild game, fresh fish, and local organic produce, all with a contemporary Southwestern flare. Relax atop the lodge in the La Mano Lounge and end your evening with a sunset, the moon, or under the stars.

April 13 to October 26, 2017
Dinner 5:00 pm to 9:30 pm

Far View Terrace Restaurant
The Far View Terrace offers a casual dining atmosphere located just a quarter mile from Far View Lodge. There is something for everyone with a wide variety of choices from breakfast through dinner, including classic fare and local favorites such as the house favorite, a Navajo taco. An additional feature is the Java City Coffee Bar with lattes, cappuccinos, smoothies, ice cream, and our special house made Mesa Verde fudge!

April 14 to October 27, 2017
Breakfast 7:00 am to 10:00 am
Mesa Mocha Expresso Bar 7:00 am to 8:00 pm

May 1 to October 10, 2017
Lunch 11:00 am to 3:00 pm

May 15 to October 10, 2017
Dinner 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm


Knife Edge Cafe

April 27 to September 20, 2017
Breakfast 7:00 am to 10:00 am

May 25 to September 4, 2017
Lunch 11:00 am to 2:00 pm
Dinner 4:30 pm to 7:00 pm

For more information, visit the Aramark Leisure website.

Last updated: December 20, 2016

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Mesa Verde National Park, CO 81330


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