Having been doing all my skiing in the huge 3 Vallees in France, I have now done 3 lots of 3 weeks in Vail. Despite having visited Most of the best restaurants in Vail I highly rate the Chophouse as the ever day visit.
The chophouse is NOT overpriced, it is far better value than eating at the self service restaurants on the mountain.
It is right by the bottom of the slopes for which they do not seem to charge you a premium.
This really is our go to spot, where we all meet for lunches that all too often keep us off the slopes in the afternoon, and I used to be well known for not stopping all day.
To put it in perspective their prime beef burger with fries and salad which is enormous is $14USD. Under £10Gbp, for which you could only get a couple of Big Mac meals for in Europe.
I don't know what top notch restaurants some of the other writers have been to, but suggest that they get out a bit more, and see the real cost of living.
Keep up the good work.
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