Culinary & Wine

Culinary & Wine

Every vacation needs an ample serving of R&R. If you’re a foodie or wine connoisseur, you’ve come to the right place.

Some people don’t think much about food when planning a trip to one of our National or State Parks, but regardless of where your travels take you, you’ll find outstanding dining prepared by a professional culinary team. Have you ever had a meal in the shade of a giant sequoia tree? How about at the top of Niagara Falls? These experiences and countless others are waiting for you, and with options ranging from classic American fare to fine dining (and everything in between), there’s something to please every palate.

Whether you’re looking for a quick bite before you hit the trails, or a hearty dinner after a long day of adventure, these locations have got you covered.

Where to Find Culinary & Wine Experiences

Delight your diet and please your palate with exceptional dining at the following locations:

Dining at The Branch Restaurant in West Yellowstone, MT

Yellowstone National Park

Great restaurants, in-park dining, groceries and more.

Dining at Embers Restaurant at the Tenaya Lodge at Yosemite

Yosemite National Park

Fuel for your Yosemite adventure.

Yavapai Lounge on the south rim of the Grand Canyon

Grand Canyon National Park

Food and drink to round out your Grand Canyon escape.

Top of the Falls Restaurant in Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls

Extraordinary views. Food to match.

A chef at The Lodge at Geneva-on-the-Lake flipping an omelet


From dinners with views of Lake Erie, to quick bites poolside, The Lodge at Geneva has you covered for all your dining needs.

A delicious shrimp and rice dish with a glass of wine at Honey Creek Resort

Honey Creek State Park

Rathbun Lakeshore Grille is the place to go for the best dining in Honey Creek State Park.

A chef at Blue Ridge Parkway's Peaks of Otter Lodge

Blue Ridge Parkway

Dine on fresh and local ingredients and regional specialties at Blue Ridge Parkway's Peaks of Otter Lodge.

A chef at the carving station at Saratoga Springs' Gideon Putnam Hotel

Saratoga Spa State Park

The Gideon Putnam Hotel is known for outstanding culinary service in Saratoga Spa State Park

Chefs at Kings Canyon National Park serving food at a catering event

Sequoia & Kings Canyon

Enjoy five great dining outlets to choose from when you visit Sequoia & Kings Canyon National Parks.

Four glasses of wine with Kalaloch Creek in the background at Kalaloch Lodge

Olympic National Park

Stop by Creekside Restaurant for delicious seafood or a glass of wine with incredible ocean views.

A family dining at Latitude 105 Alehouse at The Ridgeline Hotel-Estes Park

Rocky Mountain National Park

The Ridgeline Hotel's Latitude 105 Alehouse serves classic Rocky Mountain inspired cuisine.

Two diners and a waitress at Big Meadows Lodge in Shenandoah National Park

Shenandoah National Park

Enjoy outstanding dining at Shenandoah's Skyland and Big Meadows Lodge.