Royal Gorge Route Railroad

330 Royal Gorge Blvd.
Cañon City, CO 81212
888.724.5748 or 719.276.4000

Depart from the Santa Fe Depot which is located one block south of Hwy 50 & 3rd Street, Cañon City, CO 81212.

We are running daily departures at 12:30pm until May 27, when we will begin our 9:30am, 12:30pm and 3:30pm daily departures.

Enjoy breakfast on the train on our 9:30AM departures in the Vista Dome or Club cars.

Our Chef prepared Dinner Train and Murder Mystery classes of service depart at 6:30PM on Saturday evenings, March 25 through Oct 28.

Premier dining on the rails through the spectacular Royal Gorge includes a three-course dinner in the observation dome car complete with an outstanding wine list, full bar and spectacular views. For even more fun opt for the Murdery Mystery dinner train, which is also a fine dining experience, but with a mysterious twist!

Call or click to make your reservations.

8 Mile Bar & Grill

45000 West U.S. Highway 50
Cañon City, CO 81212

The 8 Mile Bar & Grill offers delicious freshly prepared meals for you to enjoy in our dining room or on our shaded patio. Located just 8 miles west of Cañon City on Highway 50, our family-friendly atmosphere invites you to enjoy a wonderful meal, play volleyball or one of the other complimentary games on-site, or just sit back and watch the sun set over the mountains.

Groups are welcome for special events and catered meals, and we recently added a new patio perfect for private parties. Be sure to check out our specials on our web page. We are open weekends in May and seven days a week for lunch and dinner from Memorial Day to Labor Day.

The Canon City Queen Anne

Reservations Necessary
813 Macon Avenue
Cañon City, CO 81212
1 block north of Main Street, 1 block west of 9th Street

Treat your loved one to an elegant dining experience in a restored 1889 Victorian structure, while creating Moments of Magic that they will have for a life time. Seating available in one of three dining rooms, The Victorian, The Roman, The English. Relax, enjoy the ambience and multi course meal, no one waiting for your table as we only take one reservation per lunch or dinner. Afternoon/Lunch Teas served Tuesday through Saturday, 11:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. High/5 course Dinner Teas served, Friday, Saturday, Sunday evenings with seatings at 6:00, 6:30, 7:00 p.m. Closed on Mondays. Conclude your time shopping in the Antique/Tea Treasure Store, finding that special gift to remember your visit. The Queen Anne is a special place to celebrate a Anniversary, Birthday, Bridal, Baby Shower, Reception or Special Occasion as Comfort Food Chef Linda works with you and prepares your menu as you desire. Attend one of the monthly Baking/Cooking Classes/Demonstrations and learn through a hands on experience in the Queen Anne kitchen. Interested in the history of Canon City the Queen Anne, known as the McClure House, just ask and you will be entertained with facts, figures and a little bit of exaggeration. Reservations Necessary as each tea meal is especially prepared for you, your party.

16th Street Cafe

Cañon Plaza
302A N. 16th Street
Cañon City, CO 81212

Barry’s Den at Texas Creek Junction

27077 Us Highway 50 (at the corner of Hwy 69)
Texas Creek, CO 81223

The Bean Pedaler

420 Main Street
Canon City, Co. 81212

Big Burger World

1205 S 9th Street
Cañon City, CO 81212

Cañon City Mugs/Cañon Coffee Cafe

1520 Royal Gorge Blvd.
Cañon City, CO 81212

Coyote’s Coffee Den

675 Colorado 115
Penrose, CO 81240

Cup and Cone

331 Royal Gorge Blvd.
Cañon City, CO 81212

Good Thyme Cafe

412 Main Street
Cañon City, CO 81212

Jump Start Java

1130 Main Street
Cañon City, CO 81212

Le Petit Chablis

512 Royal Gorge Blvd
Cañon City, CO 81212


1540 Royal Gorge Blvd, Suite D
Cañon City, CO 81212

Ortega’s Restaurant

2301 E. Main Street
Cañon City, CO 81212

Whitewater Bar and Grill

45045 Hwy 50 west
Cañon City, CO 81212

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