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Taste at the FAC

Taste at the FAC

Vibrant flavors, sustainable ingredients, and incredible mountain views.

Experience Taste restaurant for lunch Wednesday through Friday (11 a.m. to 2 p.m.) and pre-theatre dining for select productions!

Reservations: (719) 634-5583

*An 18% gratuity may be added for parties of 6 or more.

Delectable cuisine brought to you by Bon Appétit.

“Our kitchen philosophy is simple. We cook from scratch using fresh, authentic ingredients. We start with food in its simplest, most natural form. We care about our guests. We care about what you like, and we also care about your health. We know which cooking techniques preserve flavor and nutrition to produce healthy, delicious dishes. Our global cuisine is crafted through hands-on training from chefs who grew up eating a particular cuisine. The flavors are vibrant, and they are authentic.”

Lunch Menu

SOUPS

TOMATO BISQUE $7 NF
Mini grilled cheese

CHILI CON CARNE $8 NF
Skillet cornbread

SALADS

HARVEST SALAD $12 GF
Spinach, cranberries, diced apples, goat cheese, candied pecans, house vinaigrette

COLORADO COBB SALAD $12 NF
Iceberg lettuce, bacon, egg, onion, bleu cheese, English cucumber, tomato, ranch dressing

HOUSE SALAD $7 V, DF, GF, NF
Mixed greens, heirloom tomatoes, red onion, watermelon radish, white balsamic vinaigrette

ADD:
SHRIMP $8
PORK BELLY $7
CHICKEN $7

SMALL PLATES

CHICKEN WINGS (5 per order) $8
Choice of sauce: Buffalo, tikka masala, garlic parmesan, sweet sesame glaze

BEEF, PORK, AND CHICKEN STREET TACOS $13 DF, NF
Corn tortillas, cabbage slaw, salsa verde

CHORIZO STUFFED SHRIMP $12 NF, GF
Three bacon wrapped shrimp, pesto, chipotle aioli, Monterey Jack cheese

ENTREES

SPAGHETTI SQUASH $16 DF, GF, NF, V
Heirloom tomatoes, mushrooms, sage oil

BEEF SHORT RIB $20 GF, NF
Boursin mashed potatoes, roasted root vegetables, demi-glace

BONE IN PORK LOIN $27 DF,GF, NF
Boursin mashed potatoes, bacon Brussels sprouts, port wine reduction

WAGYU BURGER $16 NF
Delicias Bakery brioche bun, cheddar cheese, arugula, tomato, red onion, bacon jam, house-made pickles, choice of side

SIDES

HOUSE-MADE FRIES $5

CUP OF SOUP $5

BOURSIN MASHED POTATOES $5

BACON BRUSSELS SPROUTS $5

DESSERTS

CHOCOLATE MOUSSE PIE $8
Rocky road ice cream

WARM APPLE CRISP $8
Pecan sugar cookie crust, vanilla ice cream

SQUASH PARFAIT $9
Roasted butternut squash, squash crème, vanilla crème

LOCAL AND IMPORTED CHEESES $12
Colorado honey, black pepper jam, French waffle crackers

TINY BEAUTIFUL THINGS MENU

SOUP

SOUP DU JOUR $7
Ask your server for today’s selection

SALAD

HOUSE SALAD $7 DF, GF, NF, V
Mixed greens, English cucumber, marinated tomatoes, pickled red onion,
sliced radish, herb vinaigrette

ROASTED TURKEY OR BAKED HAM ON A BRIOCHE BUN $12 NF
Swiss cheese, Dijon mustard, cranberry aioli,
lettuce, tomato, onion, house-made chips

PRIME RIB ON CIABATTA ROLL $12 NF
Whole grain mustard aioli, tobacco onions, smoked gouda, house-made chips

CHEESE PLATE $12
Assortment of imported cheeses, strawberry pepper jam, local honey, candied walnuts, gourmet crackers

DESSERTS

CHEESECAKE WITH BERRY COULIS $7 NF

CHOCOLATE MOUSSE PIE $7 NF

The SOUND OF MUSIC MENU

SOUPS

BEER CHEESE AND POTATO SOUP $9 NF
Pretzel bread bowl

SALADS

HOUSE SALAD $7 DF, GF, NF, V
Mixed greens, English cucumber, pickled red onion, marinated tomatoes, radish, vinaigrette

GERMAN CUCUMBER SALAD $12 GF, NF
Sliced cucumbers tossed in a creamy dressing, arugula, dill, red onion

ASPARAGUS SALAD $13 DF, GF, NF
Mixed greens, hardboiled egg, radish, parsley, mustard vinaigrette

SMALL PLATES

POTATO LATKES $13 NF
Chevre sour cream and beer cheese dipping duo

STUFFED MUSHROOMS $14 NF
Wild mushrooms filled with peppers, garlic herb cheese, and panko bread crumbs
Served with a side of whole grain mustard and sage aioli

WILD BOAR BLUEBERRY AND MERLOT SAUSAGE $15 GF, NF
Bacon apple sauerkraut, horseradish sauce

ENTREES

SPAETZLE $22 NF, VEG
Potato latkes, buttered peas

CHICKEN SCHNITZEL $25 DF, NF
Roasted fingerlings, red cabbage, lemon wedge

PAN SEARED TROUT $26 GF, NF
Spaetzle, grilled asparagus, dill lime butter

BEEF ROULADEN $27 GF, NF
Thinly sliced beef rolled with pickles, onion, and mustard, braised and served with brown gravy, garlic mashed potatoes, seasoned Brussels sprouts

DESSERTS

WARM APPLE STRUDEL $8 NF
Rum raisin sauce, cinnamon crème

BEE STING CAKE $8 DF, GF
Layered with custard, topped with almonds and drizzled honey

BLACK FOREST TART $9 NF
Nutella mousse, cherries jubilee, shaved chocolate