Fort Collins Foodie lovers rejoice! Great Plates is finally upon us, and the lineup of restaurants is mouthwateringly delicious. Fort Collins has always been known for its incredible dining scene and the best way to get know that scene is by partaking in the two-week-long Annual Great Plates of Downtown. This is your chance to enjoy limited edition dinner specials at 28 different downtown restaurants. And best of all, Great Plates benefits an amazing cause in the Food Bank for Larimer County. Here is a list of the participating restaurants and their specials for the Great Plates fundraiser. For more information and the official menu please refer to the Downtown Business Association. 

WhenMarch 1st – 14th, 2017
Hours: 5:00pm to close at participating dinner restaurants
Price: $25.00 Dinner Specials; not including tax, tip, or donation



Great Plates Menu

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3 course dinner for 1 for $25

Course 1: Chicken Tortilla Soup, Beer Cheese Soup, Chicken Chili, Baby Bleu Salad, OR Hill Country Salad

Course 2: Bison Prime Rib - rosemary roasted garlic crust, cabernet and peppercorn jus, baked potato, vegetables OR Stuffed Colossal Shrimp - crab imperial, citrus butter sauce, quinoa & brown rice pilaf, vegetables, OR Truffle Braised Boneless Beef Short Ribs - mustard greens, roasted garlic mashed potatoes, natural jus

Course 3: Pots de Crème Dark Chocolate Mocha OR Pots de Crème Salted Caramel

3 course dinner for 2 for $25

Course 1: Two fresh salad bars

Course 2: One topping 2lb Mountain Pie, One topping medium Prarie Pie, OR One topping Gluten Free Pie

Course 3: One of our Decadent Delight desserts of your choice to share

$2.50 (+tax) two scoop cup or sugar cones

*available from 5pm - close

3 course dinner for 1 for $25

Course 1: Salmon Chowder w/ housemade pancetta & a truffled baguette

Course 2: Choice of Baked Penne Bolognese - mozzarella & romano cheese, sausage bolognese sauce, Sea Bass - fingerling potatoes, green & yellow wax beans, balsamic cherry tomatoes, thyme brown butter sauce, OR Veal or Chicken Picatta - lemon, capers, white wine garlic butter sauce, served over housemade fettuccini

Course 3: Housemade New York Cheesecake OR White Chocolate Raspberry Cheesecake

2 course dinner for 1 plus choice of margarita for $25

Course 1: Blue Agave House Salad, Caesar Salad, OR Pumpkin Bisque Soup

Course 2: Blue Corn Veggie Enchiladas, Jalapeno Airline Chicken Breast, OR 9 oz Steak Rojo.

Choice of Margarita: Blue Agave Margarita (Rocks or Frozen), Sangria Swirl, Muy Macho Margarita, OR Spicy Cucumber Margarita


3 course dinner for 2 for $25


Course 1: Bruschetta, Caprese, OR Soup of the Day

Course 2: Steak Kumbuka, Shrimp Orzo, Stuffed Chicken, OR Pesto Spaghetti Squash

Course 3: Bourbon Mixed Berry Ice Cream OR Cheesecake Crepes

2 course dinner for 2 for $25


Course 1: NY Strip, Flat Iron Steak, *Chicken Fried Chicken, *Fish and Chips, *Highland Cottage Pie, *Veggie Cottage Pie, OR *Schweineschnitzel

Course 2: Strawberry Rhubarb Crumble OR Vanilla, Chocolate Layered Mousse

*includes Imperial Pint
Specials available at Pub & Poolside

3 course dinner for 1 for $25

Course 1: Warm Frisée Salad - hard boiled egg, pickled red onion, house lardon, red wine vinaigrette

Course 2: Pepper Grilled Trout - parsnip purée, shaved broccoli, miso bourbon buerre blanc

Course 3: Spiced Carrot Cake - golden raisins, curry anglaise

*gluten free option available*

3 course dinner for 2 plus 2 drinks (House Marg, Drafts, Wells, and/or Fountain Drinks) for $25

Course 1: Large Chips and Queso

Course 2: Choose any entree C3: Cookie

*10 percent going to the Food Bank for Larimer County (Extras subject to additional charges)

3 course dinner for 1 for $25

Course 1: 2 select East Coast oysters

Course 2: Choice of Jax Caesar or Housemade Gumbo

Course 3: Choice of entree: Shrimp & Grits, Cioppino, or Catfish Po’Boy

*$25 Select Wine Bottle Menu*

3 course dinner for 1 for $25

Course 1: Cuban Salad - pineapple and avocado, OR Black Bean Soup - pork belly and sofrito

Course 2: Ropa Vieja - shredded beef, Camarones al Ajillo - garlic shrimp, OR Medio Pollo - spiced ½ chicken

Course 3: Cuban Coffee Flan

$2.50 1/2 slice of fudge

3 course dinner for 1 for $25

Course 1: Green Salad - greens, lemon oil, hazelnuts & chevre OR The Kitchen Tomato Soup with olive oil

Course 2: Roasted Root Vegetable Cassoulet - Leffler Farm beans, local root vegetables & herb crumb OR Braised Beef - yam mash, jus & frisee OR Penne Alla Carbonara - bacon, cream, egg yolk & black pepper

Course 3: Cookies & Milk - cookie of the day & Morning Fresh milk

3 course dinner for 2 for $25

Course 1: Appetizer to share: Spring Roll OR Edamame

Course 2: Hot & Sour, Egg Drop, Wonton, OR Miso Soup

Course 3: Choice of either 3 Entrees or 3 Special Rolls. Entrees: Sesame Chicken, Koko Chicken, Panang Tofu or Beef, Chicken Pad Thai, Chicken Drunken Noodles, Lulu’s Chicken, OR Peanut Chicken. Special Rolls: Las Vegas Roll, Rainbow Roll, Green Dragon Roll, Peachy Roll, Kamikaze Roll, Rocky Mountain Roll, OR Mexico Maki


3 course dinner for 2 for $25

 Course 1: Appetizer to share: Fried Brussels Sprouts, Fried Okra, OR Gruyere & Chive Hushpuppies

Course 2: 50/50 Burger, Bacon Wrapped Meatloaf, Crispy Fish Tacos, Pesto Gnocchi, OR Spaghetti Fresca

Course 3: Dessert to share: Blueberry White Cocolate Crème Brûlée, Chef’s Choice Cheesecake, OR Banana Pudding Mason Jar

3 course dinner for 1 plus a glass of select wine for $25

Course 1: Bacon & Jalapeño Cheddar Cheese Fondue with fresh breads, vegetables and crisp apples

Course 2: Strawberry and Almond Spring Salad with raspberry vinaigrette

Course 3: Filet Mignon, Teriyaki Sirloin, Marinated Pork Tenderloin, Herb-encrusted Chicken and Pacific White Shrimp served with garden vegetables and dipping sauces

2 course dinner for 2 for $25

Course 1: Choice of Caesar Salad - fresh romaine salad, parmesan cheese, caesar dressing, garlic butter croutons OR Creamy Broccoli Cheddar Soup

Course 2: Flatbread Pizza: Napoli Pizza - mozzarella cheese and marinara sauce topped with freshly sliced prosciutto & sopressata dry cured salami OR Buffalo Chicken & Brussel Sprouts - chicken breast & crispy brussel sprouts with mozzarella and blue cheese, creamy garlic sauce & drizzled hot sauce

1 course dinner for 2 for $25

Fajitas (chicken, steak, or both) plus Town House Margaritas

*May substitute Chicken or Beef Flautas for margaritas*

3 course dinner for 1 plus a glass of wine for $25

Course 1: Mixed Salad OR Antipasti Duo

Course 2: Margherita Pizza, Tajarin Al Ragu, Rare Burger, OR Braised Beef

Course 3: Scoop of Gelato or Sorbet, Coconut Chocolate Bars, OR Chocolate Truffles


3 course dinner for 2 for $25

 Course 1: Chile Con Queso

Course 2: Smoked Chicken Tacos, Grilled Chicken Tacos, Braised Pork Tacos, OR Grilled Steak Tacos

Course 3: Crispy Sopapilla

3 course dinner for 1 plus a glass of select wine for $25

Each guest will enjoy a glass of select wine, a gourmet salad bar with over 30 hot and cold items, authentic Brazilian sides, an unlimited and succulent variety of rotisserie grilled meats, glazed pineapple, and an experience like nowhere else. A savings of over $20!

2 course dinner for $25

2 small salads and a 20 inch 3 topping pizza *dine in only*



2 Select Cocktails and Featured Cheese and Charcuterie Board for $25

3 course dinner for 1 for $25!

Course 1: Homemade Soup OR Beefsteak Tomato Salad

Course 2: Slow Roasted Prime Rib OR Organic King Salmon

Course 3: Fudge Brownie OR Apple Walnut Bread Pudding

2 course dinner for up to 4 for $25

Course 1: Two Quarts of Soup

Course 2: Family Salad OR Four Half Sandwiches. Soup and Salad Combination comes with four wedges of our handmade focaccia bread

2 course dinner for 1 for $25

Course 1: Choice of Soup or Side Salad

Course 2: Choice of 12 Oz. “Gold Canyon” Prime Rib OR Ribeye, plus Grilled Cold Water Lobster and choice of side

1 course dinner for 2 for $25

Choose any two from non-vegetarian & vegetarian menu items:

Tandori Chicken, Chicken Curry, Chicken Saag, Chicken Vindaloo, Chicken Bhuna, Chicken Kashmiri, Chicken Madras, Coconut Chicken, Chicken Curry, Vegetable Korma, Saag Paneer, Alu Gobi, Alu Matter, Dal Saag, Chana Masala, Bombay Aloo, Alu Chhole, Plain Dal, OR Chana Saag

2 course dinner for 2: C1 for $25

 Appetizer to share: Artichoke & Sundried Tomato Tapenade with black sesame rice crackers

Course 2: Seitan or Tempeh Kabobs, quinoa tabouli, hummus with smoked paprika oil, baba ganoush, grilled pita bread *items are vegan and can be made gluten free*

3 courses for 2 for $25

Course 1: Two Smoked Beet Salads

Course 2: A traditional three cheese and one meat board for the table

Course 3: The Boar and Bull's Braised Lamb brined in Happy Lucky's Lapsang Souchong tea to share

2 course dinner for 2 for $25

Course 1: Choose an appetizer to share

Course 2: Choose any two entrees