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Fontenot's Seafood & Grill

78336 US Hwy 40, Winter Park, CO 80482
+1 970-726-4021
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (34 reviews)
“fried shrimp” (10 reviews)
“poboy” (12 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
78336 US Hwy 40, Winter Park, CO 80482
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Reviewed yesterday

The food was average. It was listed as one of the more popular restaurants which is why we decided to go, but nothing fantastic.

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Andrea O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Awesome service! Our waitress was super nice and had awesome recommendations. Me and my boyfriend both ordered some of their specials and it was so delicious, we couldn’t even finish our food there was so much! Definitely will visit again when in the area.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank hannahwT6264JZ
Reviewed 1 week ago

My family frequents Fontenot's when we are in WP. We love the food. The gumbo is excellent. We recently brought a large group (14) on a very busy night (New Year's Eve) and changed our reservation size and the time 3 times. The hostess was...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Bill D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The fish and chips was superb! Very friendly staff.Accommodated all 10 of us just fine. we will be back!

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank F2344SLdeborahb
Reviewed December 5, 2018 via mobile

We were late heading home to Grand Lake today and needed a hearty lunch with good access for a wheelchair. Many places were not open until later so we were happy to find that this place was. I had the chicken fried steak that came...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 398BarbaraM
Reviewed November 19, 2018 via mobile

Nawlins in the Colorado Rockies! Good cocktail menu, friendly and fast service, and great food! Started with gumbo which was delicious! My salmon was cooked perfectly and the artichoke, spinach, sun dried tomato sauce was excellent! I will definitely be back to try more things...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank cpacello
Reviewed September 1, 2018

Fontenot's has long been on of our favorite places to ear in Winter Park. Their menu has some fun off-standard southern kitchen items, but there are so many unique items to include apps that we always find something new. Food is top quality here, so...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank BobD123
Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

A very disappointed visit here for “Cajun gumbo”. It was a tasteless $9 bowl of canned tomatoes, some okra, onions a 4 tiny shrimp (smaller than a dime). No flavor, no Cajun flavor at all. My friend and I each had a bowl and left...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank danielyyz
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

We went for an early lunch on a Sunday. The patio was busy. A piano player was working thru the American songbook. It was very pleasant. We could either order from the breakfast or lunch menu. My wife ordered the cobb salad which was very...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank U7712HHjamesb
Reviewed July 26, 2018

Fontenot's has a wonderful outdoor verandah - we were lucky enough to get a table and enjoy a lovely morning with friends - food was delicious ! My favorite was the Beignets - but you do need to share !

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank B4073RRsusans
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Diane D
October 28, 2015|
Response from ctmwp | Property representative |
Yes we would be glad to give you some info. Please call 970 726 4021 Ask for Shawn or Chris We look forward to talking to you
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 78336 US Hwy 40, Winter Park, CO 80482
    (Kings Cross Street)
  • Public Transportation: During the winter season "The Lift", the Winter Park Resort Shuttle stops directly in-front of our restaurant.
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Grand County  >  Winter Park
  • Phone Number: +1 970-726-4021
  • E-mail
Since 1990 Fontenot’s has built a reputation for high quality cuisine and service; today we continue to build that reputation, bringing a taste of New Orleans to Winter Park. Using the finest ingredients and the freshest seafood available we deliver unique and flavorful creations everyday. While our roots are in Cajun cuisine we offer a wide variety of offerings from our classic Gumbo and Louisiana style Po'Boys to our Chili Seared Scallops and Hand Cut Steaks. Join us daily from 4-6PM for our happy hour drink and dinner specials from $15 Visit us today for lunch, dinner, or happy hour and see why we have been a local favorite for more than 20 years!
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