WHERE TO EAT AND STAY

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. Read more with this article from The DealKevin Taylor’s Rouge a treat for opera patrons.

Central City Suggestions

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

Century Casino & Hotel [Restaurant, Hotel]
102 Main Street, 303-582-5050
Opera patrons receive a special hotel rate: Sunday – Thursday: $89.95, Friday-Saturday $129.95.

Dostal Alley Brewpub & Casino [Restaurant]
1 Dostal Alley (Visible from Main Street), 303-582-1610

Easy Street Casino and Millie’s Restaurant [Restaurant]
120 Main Street , 303-582-5914 ext. 23

Famous Bonanza Casino and Stella’s Cafe [Restaurant]
121 Main Street, 303-582-5914

Gilpin Market [Food]
430 B Larence St, 303-719-7037

Hooper Homestead Guest Quarters and Blissful Spirit Retreat & Spa [Hotel]
PO Box 284, 210 Hooper St., 303-582-5828

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

The Reserve Casino Hotel [Restaurant, Hotel]
321 Gregory Street, 1-800-924-6646; opera patrons presenting any 2015 Festival ticket (not necessarily on the same date as the performance) can receive a free appetizer or dessert with purchase of entrée at Bistro 321. Expires August 9, 2015.

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

Also in Central City:

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

Black Hawk Suggestions

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

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

Denver Suggestions

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