609 Yampa Ave.
The Boathouse Pub is a new bar and grill located right on the Yampa River downtown. Featuring two bars on two levels, the Boathouse Pub has plenty of space to spread out. Their menu features traditional pub fare. Happy Hour is from 3-6pm daily.
1860 Ski Times Square
One of the hottest apres ski bars in Steamboat, The Tugboat has a casual atmosphere with plenty of drinks and excellent food. The Tugboat has been serving Steamboat since 1972, and has a large outdoor patio for the nice days.
600 Lincoln Ave
This historic Steamboat bar features a great burger and a Rocky Mountain bar menu. The bar stays open late and is smoke free.
50 8th St.
Locals gather at this bar for their happy hour specials from 3-5pm and their local beers on tap.
818 Lincoln Ave.
The fresh-squeezed margaritas at The Cantina are some of the best you'll find anywhere. The best part? They're half off during their daily happy hour from 2:30-6:00pm!
818 Lincoln Ave.
This lively Italian restaurant frequently features live music and DJ's and has a large outdoor patio. Check out the mojitos at the bar.
3190 South Lincoln Ave.
The bar at Rex's has 6 plasma TV's with local beers on tap. Their happy hour begins at 4:20pm, but get there early if you want a seat.
628 Lincoln Ave.
The Rio Grande features huge margaritas with happy hour specials from 5-6pm. Also check out their rooftop deck on nicer days for excellent views of downtown Steamboat.
735 Yampa Ave.
Sunpies has a lively outdoor dining scene in the summer, with their backyard seating area backing up right to the Yampa River downtown. Check out their Hurricane for one of the strongest drinks in town. It goes great with their New Orleans bar menu.