Eat & Drink

Discover the best places to eat and drink in the West. Find unique places to eat in your favorite cities, unearth regional food and wine specialities, and dive deep into the history of food and how it reflects the varied cultures of the West.

Shadowbrook dining room in Capitola, California.

Favorite Romantic Restaurants in the West

Enjoy an intimate dinner with your loved one at these spots with stunning views, delicious fare, and maybe even a ghost.
the Fireside pizza with Italian sausage, pepperoni, onions, peppers and mushrooms at Fireside Pizza Company in Lake Tahoe

7 Top North Lake Tahoe Restaurants

Check out our favorite North Lake Tahoe eateries to fill you up after a long day on the slopes.
steamed pork dumplings with dipping sauce from Gyoza Bar in Vancouver, B.C.

Delicious Dumplings in the West

By any name, in any form—boiled or fried, plain or pleated—dumplings are comfort food.
Square pizza with salad at Dino's Tomato Pie in Seattle, Washington

Best Pizza in the West

Pizza that’s worth driving long distances for. Road trip, anyone?
Bowl of vegetarian ramen.

The Best Vegetarian and Vegan Ramen in San Francisco

San Francisco is gripped by ramen mania, and vegetarians and vegans are in luck.
Blue Bottle Coffee pour over bar in Oakland, California.

Best Coffee Shops Across the West

Locally roasted beans, homey couches, and buttery baked goods abound at these top shops.
Kinnamons' cinnamon roll topped with Maple Syrup and Cream Cheese spread and chopped applewood smoked bacon.

12 Best Cinnamon Rolls in the West

From heavily-frosted diner delights to perfectly coiled pastries, these treats are worth the drive.
plate of pan-roasted salmon with cranberry compote, wilted greens on squash puree at Indian Pueblo Kitchen in the Pueblo Cultural Center, Albuquerque, New Mexico

Native-Owned Restaurants in the West

Five eateries that dish out history and heritage along with the bison tenderloin.
Asparagus salad on a modern white plate at Bouche in San Francisco's Union Square.

Best Union Square Restaurants for Shoppers

Follow our guide to the best foodie hot spots in Union Square that will satisfy city shoppers.
Tea leaf salad at Burma Superstar restaurant, Richmond District, San Francisco.

Delicious Deals in San Francisco

From fast casual to prix fixe, these meals treat your palate but go easy on your wallet.
A homemade pumpkin spice latte.

Easy Pumpkin Spice Latte Recipe

Skip the trip to the coffee shop by perfecting your own version of fall’s favorite drink.
Platter of tacos with salsa at Tacolicious in California

Top Tacos in the West

When your taco craving strikes, satisfy with one of these best bites.
A cup of  oce cream sits on the bar counter at Bozeman's Sweet Peaks West Main location.

Favorite Ice Cream Shops in the West

Members scream for this irresistible summer treat.
Bixby Bridge at sunset along California's Highway 1 coastal highway, image

Where to Eat Along the California Coast from Big Sur to Monterey

Pull over for the best eats along California's Central Coast.
fresh fruit tops a Utah scone served at Penny Ann's Café in Draper.

10 Best Regional Western Dishes

Our regional guide to Western dishes, including onion rings and pie, will leave your mouth watering.