Created with Gene Street and his family in Dallas, Liberty Burger restaurant features 11 different burgers, including the standard Liberty Burger as well as turkey, ahi, lamb, veggie and bison burgers. Voted best burger in Dallas and Jackson, the burgers are always fresh, never frozen, and made of chuck, brisket and tenderloin. No hormones or preservatives are used, and the bread is made locally by 460 Bread. The veggie burger is made in-house daily using seeds, chickpeas and the best-available veggies. The Wild West burger is a favorite, served with cheddar cheese, applewood-smoked bacon, pickles, onions and chipotle barbecue sauce. Liberty Burger also offers fresh salads and sandwiches. Limited-time-only burgers are debuted once a month and are sold to support local charities. At Liberty Burger, you can also find draft beer, wine, milkshakes and adult milkshakes.
Local is a modern American steakhouse and bar located on Jackson’s historic Town Square. The menu features both classic and specialty cuts of locally ranched meats and game in addition to fresh seafood, house-ground burgers and seasonally inspired eats. Owned and operated by chefs Will Bradof and Paul Wireman of Trio An American Bistro, Local showcases their enthusiasm for reviving the craft of in-house butchery, with a focus on dry-aged steaks and house-made sausages. Much of the beef comes from the Lockhart Cattle Company, whose grass-fed cows never leave the valley. Local offers a casual and vibrant bar atmosphere with 12 regional beers on draft as well as a relaxed dining room with a contemporary Western design. Local is the perfect spot to grab a burger for lunch or to have drinks and dinner with friends while you sit and watch the action on the Town Square.
Everyone knows that the Mangy Moose is the place to go for après ski in the winter months, but the Mangy Moose is a great summer destination as well. In this classic Teton Village building, you will find something for everyone in your family. The Cafe serves tasty and affordable breakfast items, including coffee drinks, and pizza and ice cream at lunchtime. Try a Wyoming bison burger or a PB&J Burger for lunch in the family-friendly saloon. Enjoy live music in the evenings. The Mangy Moose Steakhouse menu features Wyoming beef and game steaks as well as a wide variety of comfort foods, gluten-free items and a kids’ dinner menu. The food is not the only thing that is authentic at the Mangy Moose. Take a few minutes to explore the antique memorabilia collection around the building too. And don’t forget the Mangy Moose Market and Wine Shop for all your grocery needs.
Warning: You may be tempted to eat too many fresh chips and too much homemade salsa at the Merry Piglets. Add the creamy queso dip, and you’ve surely ruined your dinner. It has happened to many — but save room. Inside the bright walls of this 49-year-old eatery, you’ll find standard, delicious Mexican fare at great prices as well as the restaurant’s newest addition of a wide variety of street tacos. Once you sip a margarita, you’ll be glad you stopped in. Everything on the menu is made in-house and fresh to order. The diverse menu offers enough options for the entire family. Meats are pasture-raised and hormone-free. Fish for the incredible fish tacos is line-caught.
If you are a fan of Southern barbecue, you are sure to love this lively downtown spot. It is the go-to choice for a quick family-friendly lunch or dinner option. With great deals on meals that come with a rotating selection of Southern sides (think collard greens, jalapeño cheese grits and banana pudding), there are a range of options to match your hunger. There are lighter choices, like a salad topped with freshly smoked turkey, but if you want to indulge in a platter of ribs or the fried chicken special, you won’t be disappointed. Moe’s has sports packages on the 11 different TVs, so it’s a great place to watch your favorite game. A full bar includes 16 local and regional draft beers and a wide range of unique bourbons and whiskeys to wet your whistle. Moe’s offers catering for all budgets and parties of any size. Contact Scott at email@example.com for information.
At Noodle Kitchen, the full sushi menu and bar bring variety and excitement to the already well-known Asian-inspred menu. Taking inspiration from Thailand, Japan, China and Vietnam, Noodle Kitchen brings a bit of the East to the West in its dishes. Tease your palate with starters like the Firecracker Shrimp or tempura vegetables before you enjoy either a noodle dish or a handcrafted sushi roll, such as the Hulk, with spicy albacore and avocado, topped with hamachi, jalapeño puree, microgreens and ponzu. Sit at the bar and enjoy one of the fresh-squeezed cocktails, like the Thai Mule, which features SKYY vodka, Soju 24, lime, Thai basil and ginger beer. Everything on the menu is reasonably priced and uses fresh ingredients (local whenever possible), and there are plenty of gluten-free, vegetarian and kid-friendly dishes, too.
Last winter, the buzz around Jackson Hole Golf & Tennis Club grew as its new chef, Luke Biewick, took charge of the kitchen. This summer, with access to his own expansive garden and his relationship with local farmers, cattle companies and butchers, the chef has really hit his stride. The dinner menu highlights what is in season and features dishes that let the ingredients shine through. A subtle Mediterranean influence can be found in dishes created with everything from the bread to the handmade pasta to the ice cream made in-house. At lunch, look for upscale versions of country club classics, like custom-ground hot dogs, a gourmet steak burger and fresh salads filled with homegrown greens. Be sure to ask about the farm-to-table dinner series, which will be held twice a month in July, August and September. But did we mention the spectacular Teton views?
The lunch experience at Palate combines exquisite cuisine, breathtaking views of the National Elk Refuge and fabulous art from its perch at the National Museum of Wildlife Art. From the team behind Gather, this lunch spot invites you to sip a glass of rose on the patio, linger over your meal and peruse the museum’s world-class art collection. The inventive dishes incorporate seasonal, sustainable and local ingredients, presenting them in a creative way. Palate is the place to stop for a quick bite before touring the museum, heading to the airport or having a long, lazy lunch with friends. Located just 1.2 miles north of town with tons of parking, make it an adventure and utilize your pedal power to visit via the bike path. On Thursdays throughout the summer, enjoy Palate’s live music on the patio and wine tastings. Visit their sister location, Gather, for dinner in Downtown Jackson.
If generous slices of pizza and a low-key local atmosphere are your thing, Pinky G’s Pizzeria is your place. Featured on Food Network’s Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives and voted gold medal winner for Best Pizza in the valley since opening in 2011, Pinky G’s is sure to please with unique pies, appetizers and salad options. Featuring a full bar with 20 beers to choose from, Pinky G’s has something for everyone. Follow the pizzeria on Instagram or Facebook to see the fresh daily specials and upcoming events. Breeze in for the popular $8 lunch special — a giant slice, salad and soda — or head in for late-night snacks and tall-boy specials after exploring the Town Square. Pinky G’s always offers takeout and downtown delivery from 5 to 10 p.m. This summer, the new Pinky G’s food truck can be seen around town at local events serving up specialty pies and new gyros or fulfilling any of your catering needs.
This new venture at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort has quickly become a favorite stop for drinks and dinner in Teton Village. Piste Mountain Bistro is serving up a comfortable menu of locally sourced dishes that will make you savor every bite. Chef Michael Britton has a passion for Rocky Mountain cuisine and hand-selects the best ingredients from regional artisan producers. The restaurant, just steps from the top of the Bridger Gondola, showcases traditional favorites with an upscale twist. The interior space has an open, cozy atmosphere while tables by the large windows offer views of the greater Jackson Hole landscape. Dinner served nightly starting at 5:30 p.m.; reservations recommended on opentable.com or by calling 307-732-3177.
After a day out enjoying Jackson’s activities, head to Pizzeria Caldera for authentic Napoletana-style pizza. Its scenic second-floor location overlooks the Town Square and is the perfect spot to enjoy a pint of locally brewed beer, a glass of Italian wine or a select cocktail. The pizza starts with daily-made dough, perfected by owner Chris Hansen after years of experimenting with baking bread. Baked in a gas-fired, stone-hearth oven, the pies attain perfection: a crispy, thin crust with a chewy crumb, San Marzano tomato sauce and toppings in traditional and unique combinations. Try the Porcellino, with tomato sauce, mozzarella, pork sausage, bacon, mushrooms, spinach, roasted garlic and fresh sage. Be sure to explore other areas of the menu, from salads and small plates to pastas such as tomato basil marinara with meatballs, and paninis like the Napoli, with prosciutto, mozzarella, vine-ripe tomato and basil-sunflower-seed pesto.
Locals call it “The Bistro,” and this establishment has been a favorite Jackson Hole staple since it opened in 2001. The Bistro has made a name for itself with its creative take on classic French bistro fare. Favorites include the steak tartare and seasonal pork chop creations. Enjoy the first raw bar in town, serving oysters on the half shell, tuna tartare and oyster shooters. The fun, upscale yet unpretentious atmosphere makes this eatery a fantastic option for groups of all sizes, while paper and crayons adorning the white linen tablecloths appeal to patrons of all ages. A trip to Jackson Hole is made complete with a visit to The Bistro. And don’t miss its sister properties, Bar Enoteca (p.114), Bin22 (p.116), Bodega (p.118), Il Villaggio Osteria (p.133) and The Kitchen (p.136).
Roadhouse Brewing Co. introduces Jackson’s newest brewpub to the Town Square. Home brewer and entrepreneur Colby Cox collaborated with noted chef and restaurateur Gavin Fine over a passion for microbrewing and complementary foods to develop Roadhouse Brewing Co. This new location gives patrons the opportunity to wash down a quality selection of pub fare with a palatable variety of brews at a convenient downtown location. The pub experience is complete with a street-level pub shop selling Roadhouse to-go beer, Cream + Sugar artisan ice cream and Bovine & Swine sausages in addition to Roadhouse Brewing Co. merchandise.
At the newest slopeside dining establishment in Teton Village, every day has the euphoric feeling of a powder day in winter. Flash forward to summer, and the emotion continues! Join us at RPK 3 and you’ll find that there’s something for all at this casual lunch and après scene. Enjoy lunch outdoors in the shadow of the Aerial Tram, or jump inside to a modern bar where comfort is second nature. RPK 3 is a hearty destination that boasts a menu set to satisfy all types of appetites.
Featured on Food Network’s Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives, and including a game room for kids, 40 televisions for sports fans and an array of food options, “the Winder” — as it’s known among locals — is a sure hit for lunch, dinner or a snack. The extensive bar offers 30 beers on tap and a comprehensive menu that will give you so many choices that you may not be able to narrow them down. So don’t. Share a few plates of appetizers, such as pot stickers, hot wings or a Sidewinders pretzel. Then try a burger or perhaps a steak from the new custom steak menu. Options include tri-tip, New York or skirt steak and your choice of topping and sauce. If you are in the mood for pizza, opt to build your own whole or slices of pizza (the carne asada is to die for). Swing by during the big game, prepare for a party and pick your seats carefully based on your favorite team’s fans.
Located inside the historic Wort Hotel, the Silver Dollar Bar & Grill is located right next to the Town Square. The extensive wine list includes a broad range of varietals from around the world, with recommended pairings for the signature mountain cuisine. The elegant Silver Dollar Grill is filled with original western artwork and a restored original Wort Hotel roulette wheel. Inside the bar, you’ll find a more casual atmosphere boasting weekly live music enjoyed by locals, cowboys, politicians, old-timers, ski bums and visitors alike. Order a Bartender’s Margarita and sit at the bar, where 2,032 uncirculated 1921 Morgan Silver Dollars are inlaid in its surface. There’s no better place to dine, people-watch and mingle than at the Silver Dollar Bar & Grill.
Just a few blocks off the Town Square, Snake River Brewery is a great place to go any time of the day or night. Twice recognized as the Small Brewery of the Year, this award-winning neighborhood hangout known as “the Brewpub” has an incredible blend of locals and tourists alike. Dine and drink either upstairs or on the main floor. Can’t decide on a brew? Order the sampler tray to get a taste of what’s on tap before diving into a wide range of handcrafted cuisine items. No place in town beats the $9 lunch deal, happy hours and all-day menu items, including award-winning Wyoming bison and beef chili and wings, along with soups and salads. For the main meal, a bevy of wood-fired pizzas, pastas and burgers are available. Don’t forget homemade s’mores for dessert and six-packs for purchase!
You’re invited to dine where locally sourced ingredients are crafted into home-style favorites of enticing entrées, amazing appetizers and signature dishes that have delighted locals and visitors for years. Spur’s award-winning fare and service plus handcrafted cocktails, local beers on tap and mountainside setting combine to offer the perfect balance of a first-class dining experience with a casual Teton Village vibe. Open daily and featuring outdoor patio dining, Spur sets the standard for authentic Jackson Hole cuisine and service.
Stillwest Brewery & Grill brings an elevated food, brewery and bar experience that celebrates fresh flavors, locally sourced ingredients and mountain views. Located near the base of Snow King Mountain, Jackson Hole’s newest brewery and restaurant boasts a wide variety of beers, seasonally inspired cocktails and an inventive menu of scratch-made foods. Stillwest’s craft beers stay true to style when it comes to recipes and processes, but the brewery isn’t afraid to develop compelling experimental ales and lagers. Flagship beers and seasonal offerings flow from its 10 taps, but if you aren’t in the mood for beer, the well-rounded wine list and signature cocktail program will have something to quench everyone’s thirst.
You will find this hidden gem nestled in the side of the Stagecoach Bar in Wilson. Locals may not tell you about Streetfood because they want to keep the secret spot to themselves, but the small restaurant offers globally influenced cuisine in a relaxed, family-friendly environment. Grab a seat inside and choose from a diverse menu offering everything from tacos to burgers to Asian bowls. The chef’s Mexican origins shine through with his delicious tacos and homemade sauces, but the owners spend their free time traveling and finding culinary influence to bring back to their ever-evolving menu. Ask about the Around the World dinner series, which is offered regularly throughout the year and highlights the food from an area or country in unique three-course dinners. Don’t forget to buy some habanero salsa and a jar of sambal on your way out the door.