Leavenworth Dining & Beyond: The Locals Guide

February 28, 2020 | All Posts, Dining

At Cascade Valley Inn, you’re minutes away from a delicious meal in Leavenworth, Cashmere, Wenatchee and points beyond. There’s a variety of culinary adventures to complement your visit, from all-American comfort food, to hearty pub fare to award-winning Northwest farm to table. Here are a few of our favorites that we’re proud to recommend to our guests… Brats & Beer München Haus Bavarian Grill & Beer Garden: Outdoor eatery and beer garden, famous for charbroiled Bavarian sausages, including The Big “BOB” Bratwurst, Dirty Face Beer Wurst and Veggie Wurst … along with sides & soups and a rotating selection of craft beers. (Leavenworth) Rhein Haus: The place to go for a giant pretzel, “wurst und bun” (bratwurst on a bun), schnitzel, burgers, soup & salad. Wide selection of beers plus cider and wine. Three bars, multiple levels and a huge outdoor (heated) patio with a great view. Save room for German chocolate cake topped with salted caramel ice cream and super-flaky, fresh-baked apple strudel. Icicle Brewing Company: This craft brewery uses locally sourced ingredients to create award-winning beers.  The seasonal menu includes artisan plates & sandwiches, munchies & snacks, and of course, pints on tap. (Leavenworth) European & German Pavz Café and Bistro: Fresh and flavorful dishes include crepes: both savory (try the Black Forest Ham or Roasted Vegetable) and sweet (Fresh Pear is a delight). Also, paninis, salads, and entrees like Pesto Pasta with Cremini Mushrooms, Black Angus New York Steak and Coq au vin. Beer, wine and spirits served. (Leavenworth) Sulla Vita: Fine Italian and Mediterranean inspired cuisine. Try the wood-fired oven pizza (we suggest the Quattro Stagioni or Prosciutto-Fig), pasta, seafood and much more. Beer and wine bar, patio seating. (Leavenworth) Andreas Keller Restaurant: Traditional, homemade Bavarian food, like Schnitzel Cordon Bleu and Bavarian Beef Goulash (we suggest the sampler) and imported draft beers, often with local live music. (Leavenworth) Special Occasion Mozart’s Steakhouse: This European steakhouse features local produce, delicious wines and best cuts of meat from the area. The steak is outstanding … or try the Wild Alaskan Sockeye Salmon or Balsamic Portobello Steak (vegetarian). Also, fine wine, cold beer, innovative cocktails. (Leavenworth) Atlas Fare: The eclectic cuisine highlights garden, land, and seafood options. Try the Watermelon Poke, Braised Short Ribs or Seared Scallops (everything looks delicious!). This modern new restaurant is located inside the Metropolitan Building. (Wenatchee) The Chateau Grill: Seasonally inspired, Northwest cuisine. Entrees include Delmonico Steak, Osso Bucco and Debe’s Wild Prawn Aglio E Olio. Located at the elegant Chateau Faire Le Pont winery, featuring the Chateau’s award-winning wines. Thursday through Saturday, enjoy great live music with your meal. (Wenatchee) BBQ Country Boys Southern BBQ: It’s official. This is the best BBQ in Washington according to Yelp, and we heartily agree. Baby Back Ribs, Pulled Pork, Beef Brisket: It’s all finger-licking good. Don’t forget the Ribbon Fries, Cornbread and Potato Salad! (Cashmere) Farm to Table Watershed Café: An ever-changing menu from local farms and Pacific Northwest seafood makes for a special night to remember. Sample entrees include Teriyaki Roasted Wild King Salmon, Slow Roasted Kurobuta Pork Chop and Roasted Sweet Potatoes. (Leavenworth) Mana: A unique 3-hour, 8-course journey through the senses, serving local, organic, ingredient-inspired food and drink, created with elegance and creativity, igniting body, mind, and spirit. Friday-Sunday, reservations required. Cooking classes and yoga retreats, too! (Leavenworth) Vegetarian Options Yodelin Broth Co.: A counter-service restaurant serving several plant-based options as well as bone-broth soups, healthy power salads, classic sandwiches & gourmet burgers. Great patio views, live music, micro brews and cider on tap. (Leavenworth) Pybus Bistro: Rustic French, local, comfort food for everyone. Vegetarian options include the Green Bean Salad, Beet Gratin, Veggie Sandwich and House-made Pasta. (Wenatchee – Pybus Public Market) South: Fresh, modern Latin food and drink everyone will love. Enchiladas, tacos, burritos, salads and more, made to order with veggie options if that’s your thing. Don’t skip the house-made crispy tortilla chips and guacamole! (Leavenworth and Wenatchee) For even more delicious options, visit Leavenworth.org. Getting hungry? Book a stay at Cascade Valley Inn, where you’re close to everything, but far enough to get away from it all!