The sun is setting on a fun but exhausting day on the slopes in Steamboat Springs. Your hunger has you in the mood for the kind of place where you can get a gourmet meal in a quiet setting. Café Diva, located in The Torian Plum Plaza at the base of the Steamboat Ski Area, offers an elegant dining room and a menu of satisfying continental dishes and rich desserts. They have an excellent wine list and a knowledgeable staff of sommeliers who can help you select the perfect bottle of vino for the entrée you choose. This highly regarded restaurant has been pleasing both locals and visitors for years, catering to vegetarians and meat-eaters alike with their delicious three-course meals.
Café Diva Steamboat Springs offers some truly innovative appetizers that are just large enough to whet the appetites of two or three people. The zucchini and corn waffle fritters are a southwest influenced dish which tops the tasty cheese and corn pancakes with a refreshing and mild tomato fresca.
The spicy tuna roll puts a southwestern spin on this Japanese favorite with the addition of a delicious nori pesto sauce, sesame rice cakes, and hot chili mayo. The Grilled Gem lettuce salad combines watermelon with ricotta salad and a delightfully creamy Green Goddess dressing.
Whatever you get at Café Diva is sure to be executed with fresh ingredients and the expert precision by Chef Kate Rench. Fans of seafood will love the pan-roasted scallops that are cooked with purple potatoes and sweet corn in a lemon and tarragon-butter vinaigrette. Vegetarians will love the Fried green tomato and arepa tower. Arepa is a corn cake, and it is the perfect complement to the tomatoes, corn salad, and Oaxaca cheese of which this dish is comprised.
Desserts at Cafe Diva
Picking just one desert at this restaurant is a very difficult decision; you may just want to order several for the table to share! There is a creamy and perfectly balanced peach cheesecake mousse, as well as a crème brulee that never fails to come out light and creamy with a perfect crust. The Drumstick is a sundae made of vanilla gelato in a waffle shell with gold brick and caramel sauce on top.
Each visit to Café Diva Steamboat Springs will be a unique experience, as the menu is constantly changing to take advantage of fresh, seasonal ingredients.
Where to Stay After Visiting Café Diva
After a meal like those found at Café Diva, you will need a good night’s sleep. Call Resort Lodging Company at 877-302-2628. Our vacation experts will find you the perfect condo for your Steamboat Springs vacation.