Central City and Gilpin County offer a wide variety of dining options, whether you’d prefer to grab a fast snack after the opera or enjoy fine dining in the Teller House before the show. Whether you prefer your lodging in a bed and breakfast or in a casino hotel, there are also many hotels and inns to choose from while visiting Central City Opera.

Central City Opera and the Kevin Taylor Restaurant Group have partnered again to bring you the very best in seasonal dining at the historic Teller House in Central City. Reservations are accepted at Rouge, an upscale, fine dining experience, serving on nights with evening performances; The Face Bar offers a casual menu for lunch and dinner on the main level on opera performance days. Reservations for both Rouge and The Face Bar are highly recommended. Reservation Line (beginning May 1): 303-867-0664; please specify Rouge or Face Bar in your message.


Kevin Taylor’s Rouge at the Teller House and The Face Bar [Restaurant]
140 Eureka Street, Reservation Line (beginning June 1): 303-867-0664; please specify Rouge or Face Bar

Century Casino & Hotel [Restaurant, Hotel]
102 Main Street, 303-582-5050

Dostal Alley Brewpub & Casino [Restaurant]
116 Main Street, 303-582-1610

Easy Street Casino and Millie’s Restaurant [Restaurant]
120 Main Street , 303-582-5914

Famous Bonanza Casino and Vinni’s Restaurant [Restaurant]
107 Main Street, 303-582-5914 (ext 292 for the restaurant)

Burger Joint and Gilpin Market [Food]
430 B Lawrence St, 303-719-7037

Hooper Homestead Bed and Breakfast [Hotel]
210 Hooper St., 303-809-5679

Johnny Z’s Casino [Restaurant]
132 Lawrence St., 303-582-5623

The Reserve Casino Hotel [Restaurant, Hotel]
321 Gregory Street, 1-800-924-6646

Skye Cottage Bed & Breakfast [Hotel]
PO Box 695, 215 W. 1st High St., 303-331-8772

Nicki Lee Mansion Bed & Breakfast
201 W 1st High, 618-792-8701

Also in Central City:

Annie Oakley’s Liquor & Grocery
135 Nevada Street, 303-582-3530


Ameristar Casino, Hotel & Spa [Restaurant, Hotel]
111 Richman Street, (866) MORE FUN [(866) 667-3386] or (720) 946-4000

Lodge Casino [Restaurant, Hotel]
240 Main Street, 303-582-6500

Chase Creek Bed and Breakfast [Hotel]
250 Chase Street, (303) 582-3550

Isle of Capri Casinos – Black Hawk [Restaurant, Hotel]
401 Main Street, (303) 998-7704

Monarch Casino – Black Hawk (formerly Riviera)  [Restaurant, Hotel]
444 Main Street, (303) 581-1000


Mountain Bounty Bed and Breakfast [ Hotel]
30500 US Highway 40, Evergreen – (720) 938-2413

The Westin Tabor Center [Restaurant, Hotel]
1672 Lawrence Street, Denver – (303) 572-9100