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July 2, 2020

Choose Dine In, Patio, Dog Friendly Beer Garden

My Mask Protects You, Your Mask Protects Me. All our staff is working in masks and we have socially distanced seating. Guests are required to wear masks: ~ When arriving and until seated ~ Going to the restroom ~ When departing the restaurant. We believe in safety first which makes it more fun and comfortable […]

May 27, 2020

Distanced Dine In + Take Out & To Go Beer

The Dam will open with Dine In service today Wednesday, May 27 at 3 p.m. for Happy Hour.  Enjoy 1/2 Price Appetizers and $3.50 Pints, Wine and Wells in the dining room or on the patio —  weather permitting.  We are following the Governor’s Guidelines for table distances and safe food and drink preparation and […]

May 7, 2020

$6 To Go Cocktails and $20 Wine Specials

Now you can add cocktails and wine to your order.  They are not included in the 30% Off Take Out and To-Go Beer Special.  Mixed cocktails are available with Absolute, Tangueray, Bacardi, Jack Daniels and Jim Beam. Mixers include Coke, Diet Coke, Sprite, Tonic, Ginger Ale, Soda, Lemonade and Orange, Pineapple and Grapefruit Juices. Ask […]

March 17, 2020

30% Off Take Out and To-Go Beer 3- 8 pm

Because we do give a DAM about our customers and staff,  we have decided to offer 30% Off Take Out and To-Go Beer. Call in with your order and we will give you a time for Curbside Pickup. Stay in your car. Park anywhere in our lot. We’ll call you when your order is ready! Follow our […]

March 12, 2020

Dam Brewery COVID_19 Measures

The Dillon Dam Brewery always has health and safety as a priority.  We are highly trained in disease prevention — it’s part of being a successful restaurant. We are monitoring developments regarding COVID-19 and are following suggested guidelines provided by the Colorado Restaurant Association, Colorado Department of Public Health and U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC) […]

December 30, 2019

New Year’s Eve Specials and FREE 80s Dance Party

We offer New Year’s Eve Dinner Specials served from 5-10 pm as well as the full regular menu:  Bourbon Marinated Quail Breast appetizer: a mushroom duxelle, bacon & Parmesan cheese wrapped in puff pastry – $12. Stuffed Shrimp Entree: Jumbo Shrimp stuffed with a jalapeno & goat cheese mixture wrapped in bacon served over polenta with fresh […]

October 5, 2019

Football, Football, Football

Watch all your favorite games.  We have Thursday Night Football, Saturday College Gameday Coverage including the SEC and BTN networks, the Sunday NFL Ticket and we also show Monday Night Football. Check out our TV8 Summit Vibe segment on Football at the Dam here. We have 11 TVs and the Audio Everywhere App so you […]

September 17, 2019

JJ Miles Named Head Brewer

JJ Miles took the helm of the brewing operations on September 6.  JJ has worked for the Dam Brewery since 2007 and has lived in Summit County since 1996.  He moves up from the Assistant Brewer position which he held for 6 years.  See his Vibe segment on TV8 here.  His most recent signature beers […]

July 3, 2019

Zuma Zen Now On Tap!

Montezuma Marzen — known as Zuma Zen — is now on tap. The small town of Montezuma in the Colorado high country is full of hardy folks, who can withstand the long winters, washed out roads, house fires, and even voter fraud. This beer is a tribute to the friendly folks of Montezuma, CO, where […]

February 13, 2019

Valentine’s Day Dinner Specials

Served 5-10 p.m. Full menu also available. Appetizer: Raspberry and Brie En Croute: Brie and raspberries wrapped in phyllo dough. $10. Entree: Shrimp Gnocchi: Gnocchi stuffed with ricotta cheese and topped with Shrimp in an asiago cream sauce. Served with rainbow carrots. $20 – add a brewhouse salad or cup of soup du jour for […]