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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

Pre-Theatre Dining menu - Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

SOUPS

TOMATO BISQUE $7
Mini grilled cheese

CLAM CHOWDER $8
Oyster crackers

SALADS

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

ENGLISH SALAD $12
Mixed greens, English cucumber, gorgonzola, candied walnuts, cucumber vinaigrette

SMALL PLATES

SEARED SCALLOPS $12
Parsnip puree, pomegranate seeds

SCOTCH EGGS $15
Soft boiled eggs wrapped in sausage, breaded and fried, whole grain mustard

LARGE PLATES 

FISH AND CHIPS $18
Beer battered cod, house-made fries, tartar sauce

BEEF WELLINGTON $24
Filet mignon wrapped in puff pastry, mushroom duxelle, roasted root vegetables, demi-glace

CENTER CUT PORK LOIN $21
Roasted fingerlings, bacon Brussels sprouts

CHICKEN CHASSEUR $20
Airline chicken breast, garlic mashed potatoes, roasted root vegetables, hunter sauce

SHEPHERD’S PIE $20
Lamb, potatoes, English peas, carrots, brown gravy

SIDES

GARLIC MASHED POTATOES $7

BACON BRUSSELS SPROUTS $7

ROASTED FINGERLINGS $7

ROOT VEGETABLES $7

DESSERTS

STICKY TOFFEE PUDDING $8
Brown sugar whiskey sauce, vanilla ice cream

CUSTARD TART $8
Nutmeg, soft crème

LEMON SYLLABUB $8
Whipped cream, sparkling wine, fruit compote