In case you're not familiar, Ouray, Colorado is a small town on the state's Western Slope between Grand Junction and Durango. Ouray is most famous for its hot springs and is a quintessential picturesque Colorado mountain town.

Ouray is also considered by many to be a hidden gem and is far less of a tourist destination than, say, Telluride, or especially famous ski towns like Aspen and Vail.

Despite being a small town that's pretty out of the way, Ouray has plenty of visitors and plenty of dining options to accommodate everyone. Keep scrolling to check out 12 of the best restaurants in Ouray, Colorado.

Ouray Colorado's Best Restaurants

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Because of its small size, it may come as a surprise to you that a quick search on TripAdvisor brings up a pretty large handful of highly-rated restaurants in Ouray.

For example, if you're looking for pizza you'll find highly-regarded pies and slices at Colorado Boy Southwest Pub and Gold Belt Bar and Grill. For more traditional Italian food, look no further than Bon Ton Restaurant.

For Mexican food, check out Mi Mexico, for Cajun food you'll find some of the best at Imogene Restaurant, and for Thai look no further than Thai Chili Restaurant.

There are also plenty of restaurants in Ouray where you can go if you're in the mood for a good burger. These include, but are not limited to Ouray Brewery and Full Tilt Saloon.

However, if you're feeling fancy, you can get a gourmet steak dinner at BrickHouse 737, Outlaw Restaurant, and Ouray Cafe and Steakhouse.

Now that you know where to go for Ouray's best food, check out the locations and storefronts of each of them so you know what to look for:

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