TripAdvisor Rating: 4.0
Address: 16 Vail Road, Vail (upstairs from the Frost Bar)
Hours: 6p-10p, every day
Leonara creates an energetic and warm atmosphere that fosters friendship and community. They focus on mountain cuisine and the tapas-style cuisine is inspired by food from the Alps, Pyrenees and Rockies, making it an excellent blend of the foreign and familiar. The wine list is handpicked and features a wide variety of wines from both local and unexpected places, allowing you the chance to try something unique. Leonara is sure to be an unforgettable experience with new or old friends.
To make the meal extra special or to celebrate the occasion, you might be able to reserve the private dining room. Regardless, you should think about calling ahead for a reservation so you can get the most out of what this place has to offer.
What They’re Known for: Leonara is known for the food created by their executive chef, Rosa Provoste. This chef uses the finest, fresh, local and organic ingredients to create tapas, crudo and Alpine bistro fare. The dishes are simple, but flavorful and expertly prepared, ensuring that there will be something for everyone.
What to Watch for: Some guests find the food at Leonara to be more expensive than anticipated. Because dining here is about the experience, plan your evening around Leonara instead of just coming in for a bite to eat. You’ll be less likely to focus on the check and enjoy the meal more.