Open daily 9am-5pm, Rootz Café uses organic, local, all-natural products to offer vegan, vegetarian, and gluten-free menu options in Yampa Valley’s popular mountain town destination. This unique spot for juices, smoothies, bowls, and sandwiches also features local art and jewelry.
Juices, Smoothies, and More
All of Rootz’s juices are made to order with only the freshest organic produce. Try one of their custom blends like Refresh, with lemon, cucumber, mint, apple, and celery, or Dub Beats, a blend of golden beets, kale, orange, and pineapple. And don’t miss their namesake Rootz, with golden beets, ginger, carrot, and apple. (Get it? Those are all ROOT veggies, plus apple!)
Smoothie choices include kid favorites like PBJ, with berries, banana, peanut butter, honey, and almond milk, and the aptly named Kiddo, with banana, strawberry, and orange juice. Kids and grownups love the power food-infused Aphrodite, with strawberries, maca powder, banana, cacao, honey, and almond milk.
They have plenty of other hot and cold drink options available as well, including fair-trade coffee, tea, and lemonade.
Make It a Healthy Meal
Try one of their tasty bowls for a power-packed lunch. All bowls at Rootz Steamboat start with kale or mixed greens and rice or quinoa and are topped with a huge variety of healthy toppings. The colorful Maya features black beans, avocado, red onion, grape tomatoes, red peppers, purple cabbage, cilantro lime yogurt sauce. Or try the Thai P-Nut Chicken, with all-natural chicken, carrots, red peppers, almonds, pea shoots, cabbage, Thai peanut sauce. A variety of add-on options are also available, including tofu, salmon, avocado, and more.
Take a break from the slopes and warm up with a hot panini, served on your choice of sourdough or wheat bread, or make it a wrap. Gluten-free and vegan substitutions are also available. Try one of their unique creations like the Rocky Mountain, with braised Rocky Mountain bison, red onions, peppers, and muenster cheese, or the Apollo, with chicken, cranberry relish, avocado, muenster cheese, and arugula.
Nourish Your Body, Mind, and Soul at Rootz
Rootz Steamboat Café is proud of their menu, but they welcome all substitutions and special requests. You’ll find compliance with various special diets—like vegan, gluten-free, and dairy-free—denoted on each menu item.