The Top 4 Healthy and Organic Restaurants in Breckenridge, CO

The playground of the Rockies, Breckenridge is known for its world class skiing, year-round outdoor alpine activities, and yes… its Gold Rush history! When visiting, the Templeton List makes it easy to “strike gold” with our picks for the healthiest restaurant options this city offers.

We’ve vetted restaurants all across the country to find the ones that meet our strict standards of ingredient, preparation, and environmental guidelines. The Templeton List directs you to the healthiest choices, with the click of a button because when you have cancer, you can’t afford to take chances with the food you eat.

Here are our Top 4 healthy restaurant picks for Breckenridge, Colorado:

Hearthstone Restaurant

130 South Ridge Street
Breckenridge, Colorado 80424
970-453-1148

Named the "Best Restaurant in Breckenridge" by the Summit Daily News, one visit to Hearthstone and you’ll realize the locals know what they’re talking about! Their menu features naturally raised beef, wild game, sustainably caught seafood, and plenty of seasonal, locally grown produce.

Start with one of their amazing appetizers such as Charred Octopus, Beets “Carpaccio,” or Butternut Squash and Quinoa. Entrees include Colorado Lamb, Grilled Organic Norwegian Salmon, Bison Short Ribs, Creekstone Ranch Prime Beef Filet (caramelized shallot madeira demi; parmigiano Reggiano twice baked potato medallions, over medium Colorado free range egg, rainbow chard), Prime Culotte Steak (achiote marinated, chimimchurri butter, red and white organic quinoa stuffed delicata squash with chipotle pico de gallo, avocado cucumber puree, cotija cheese), and Duck Duck Cous Cous (crisped duck breast, leg and thigh confit pearl couscous, huckleberry whole grain mustard, sweet pea puree, baby arugula, apple cider vinaigrette, Colorado apples).

Relish

137 South Main Street
Breckenridge, Colorado 80424
970-453-0989

Using locally raised and grown products, menu items include appetizers such as Duck Leg Tostadas (salsa verde braised duck leg, serrano chilis, cotija cheese, avocado crema), Venison Leg Filet Carpaccio (blackberry agrodulce, fried capers, truffle salt, walnut oil, thick soy); and Winter Field Greens (shaved pears, cucumbers, hemp seeds, goats milk gouda, candied walnuts, passion fruit vinaigrette).

Dinner selections include Macadamia Nut Seared Mahi Mahi (rice noodles, grilled baby bok choy, soy cashews, house kimchi, coconut thai chile cream); Pan Roasted Ruby Red Trout (roasted fingerling potatoes, fennel confit, saffron white wine butter sauce); Colorado Lamb Shoulder Risotto (braised lamb shoulder, shitake baby arugula risotto, goat chevre, roasted cauliflower); gluten-free Baby Spinach Stuffed Heirloom Tomato (porcini wild rice blend, blue cheese, gluten free bread crumbs, pomodoro sauce, toasted pine nuts); and more.

Lolo Juice

505 South Main Street
Breckenridge, Colorado 80424
970-423-6864

Featuring fresh, made-in-house items such as organic cold-pressed juices, smoothies, wraps, salads, bowls, energy balls, and more! Try the Alpenglow (carrot, pineapple, orange, lemon, ginger); California Wrap (spinach, avocado, red bell pepper, cucumber, tomato, hummus, pesto, housemade balsamic); or the Outback Bowl (acai base with superfood greens topped with housemade granola, banana, goji berries and hemp).

Amazing Grace

213 Lincoln Avenue
Breckenridge, Colorado 80424
970-453-1445

This natural foods store evolved into a community and features house-made baked goods, breakfasts, lunches and coffee drinks. Their morning menu features items like the Breakfast Burrito, gluten-free Breakfast Tacos, house-made biscuit, muffins, and even scones!

Their lunch menu features items such as Turkey Veggie Sandwich (a perennial favorite of some famous endurance mountain bikers we know… natural turkey, mixed greens, tomato, cucumber, shredded carrot and zucchini, vegenaise and Dijon mustard served with a side of tortilla chips); Mona’s Hi-Protein Power (natural turkey, cheddar cheese, avocado, tomatoes, vegenaise and mustard melted to a delicious bubble, served with a side of tortilla chips); or the Famous Veggie Deluxe Sandwich (cheddar cheese, shredded carrots and zucchini, avocado, greens, tomato, cucumber and mustard, served with a side of tortilla chips).

Finish it off with the only dessert item on their menu, Grace’s Famous Vegan Chocolate Chip Cookie (hearty, simple and not too sweet, cookies are baked fresh daily with oats, flour, ground flax seed, chocolate chips, canola oil, maple syrup, baking soda and salt).

About The Templeton List

Created by James Templeton, a 30+ year Stage 4 Melanoma cancer survivor, the Templeton List is part of his lifelong dream to give back and lend a helping hand to cancer survivors and to anyone desiring to increase or maintain their good health. James experienced first-hand the challenge of finding quality restaurants and food sources when traveling. The successful CEO of Uni-Key Health Systems and founder of the Templeton Wellness Foundation, The Templeton List was developed to help anyone easily find trust-worthy, carefully vetted healthy restaurants all across America. Read more about our 5 Star Rating System here!

Learn more about James’ personal journey as a cancer survivor in his best-selling book, I Used To Have Cancer. And for information about The Templeton Wellness Foundation, visit https://templetonwellness.com/. Here you’ll find valuable and inspiring stories of other cancer survivors along with top-notch video interviews with medical experts around the world in the integrative and functional medicine arena as they deliver leading-edge health and healing information concerning the holistic treatment and prevention of cancer.