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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
“brunch” (7 reviews)
“seafood” (35 reviews)
“etouffee” (10 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
78336 US Hwy 40, Winter Park, CO 80482
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1 - 10 of 283 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Don’t miss the gumbo! Great food! Great service. Both of our entrees were amazing. Nice ambiance. Easily accessible.

Thank DeniseC2012
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Four of us enjoyed our delicious fish entrees last evening. Pleasant atmosphere and prompt, attentive service. A real gem in the Valley!

Thank Marcia J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent service! Fried shrimp was wonderful, chicken fried steak was awesome, red beans and rice were perfect!

Thank Lolly G
ctmwp, Owner at Fontenot's Seafood & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks! So glad you enjoyed lunch!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went there for lunch with family, and was quiet. But within minutes after they took our order, people started coming quickly. It’s good for their business, but the wait was too long for our food to come. They might need more staffs in the kitchen,...More

Thank mumo2boyz
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

I ordered fried green tomatoes not so good very greasy. Then I had a cheese pasta ravioli ok. Wine was good but man it was expensive. I would recommend skipping this place and going to Deno’s. Great appetizers and better wine selection. Ended up with...More

Thank Beverly B
Reviewed 13 November 2017

This is a very nice place. It is genuine Cajun cooking. We eat here at least once during our annual Winter Park visit. Highly recommended.

Thank mkjn
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

We’ve been to Fontenot’s a couple of times before and they never disappoint. Absolutely delicious. Hubby had the chili seared scallops and I had the Cajun pasta. Both were very good. We each started with a cup of gumbo which was nicely spiced and a...More

Thank FamilyVacationJuly11
Reviewed 24 October 2017

They advertised happy hour at 5.. we arrived about 5:15 and were told it was actually 3-5. Wine selection was limited as was mixed drinks. Menu was not great and the dining area was empty. Service was slow. We ended up with only drinks and...More

Thank E5379QVkatiec
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Ended up stopping at Fontenot's when another restaurant was not open for the season. Glad we did. My daughter and I split the beet salad and each had a bowl of butternut squash soup, the best. Great Atmosphere and not overly priced for a resort...More

Thank flyinhi208
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Awesome Cajun cuisine!! Gumbo, shrimp etouffee and fish & chips were our dishes for lunch. Great food, great service and great ambience- I will definitely return to eat here again.

Thank jak-2008
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Diane D
28 October 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, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
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. Visit us online at www.fontenotswp.com to see our current menu and our Facebook page for our daily specials. 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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