Dining & Nightlife

On Mountain Dining Options

The Hawk's Nest
The Hawk’s Nest is our new intimate, table-served gourmet restaurant space.  Located on the second floor of the Red Tail Lodge, the Hawk’s Nest features a sophisticated menu developed by the Chef’s of Crystal Springs and Restaurant Latour.  Adorned with fine custom furniture, an over-sized cozy fireplace, private bar, patio fire pit and spectacular views of the mountain, when you step into the Hawk’s Nest you’ll think you stepped right into vintage ski country. Hours of Operation: Closed for the Season
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The Biergarten
Located “Sunnyside” on our new Red Tail Lodge outdoor patio, The Biergarten offers cold German brews, hot burgers and brats fresh off the grill, great stories and better people watching.  Warm up by one of several outdoor fireplaces and fire pits or rest your tired legs in a real Adirondack lounge chair, The Biergarten is your perfect base area pit stop. View Menu
Hours of Operation: Open Weekends at 12pm

The Market
The Market is our new dining hall style cafeteria at the Red Tail Lodge.  The Market takes the ski lodge cafeteria to the next level.  Sure you’ll find all the staples such as burgers, pizza and our world famous chicken fingers, but for our more culinary minded guests you’ll also find a healthy selection of fresh salads, paninis, artisanal sandwiches and daily chef’s selection.  For those with dietary restrictions we are proud to serve a selection of Gluten and lactose free choices.  Guests in the Red Tail Lodge will enjoy comfortable seating and expansive floor to ceiling views of the mountain.  Come in, fuel up, warm yourself by one of our fireplaces and enjoy the all-new Mountain Creek. Closed for the Season - Open for Special Events

Get above it all...  Located on the mezzanine level of the Red Tail Lodge you’ll find Schuss our classic Après ski hotspot.  Schuss offers gourmet wood-fired pizza, signature cocktails and over 20 varieties of beer.  It’s the perfect place to wind down or crank it up with your friends after a day on the slopes.  Catch a game on one of the big screens or take in the live entertainment on the weekends.  If you’re feeling adventurous, ask your bartender to line up a shot ski with your favorite spirit.  Apres it’s French for “Party Time!” Closed for the Season - Open for Special Events View Menu

Feed your pre-snow caffeine jones at Kickstand.  Located on the first floor of the Red Tail Lodge, Kickstand proudly brews only Starbucks coffees.  Cappuccino, Latte, Espresso, dripped, pressed, hot or iced, the Kickstand has you covered. Hours of Operation: Open Weekends 12pm

South Square
Conveniently located on the first floor of the South Lodge, South Square serves up a vast food selection and comfortable seating for all.  South Square is a great place to gather with friends, eat and get out of the cold for a minute to sit, warm up, fuel up and get ready to hit the slopes again. Closed for the season.


Your local dive bar doesn’t have anything on Grovers. Come visit Mountain Creeks version of your local watering hole, located in the South Lodge. Grab a can of beer, a quick bite eat, smash some peanuts on the bar or slap some stickers up on the wall it’s all good at Grovers. Closed for the season.


Located on the second floor of the South Lodge, by day Kink offers some of the best food and beer around.  By night Kink turns into Sussex County's best Friday and Saturday night party location. Catch some of the country's hottest DJs and hip hop and rock acts and enjoy drink specials all night long.  Simply put, KINK throws some of the best parties in the area and its located right here at Mountain Creek. View Menu Closed for the season.



Crystal Springs Resort Dining

The restaurants of Crystal Springs Resort offer fantastic dining options, from casual to gourmet.  With an array of indoor and outdoor restaurants, bistros, pubs, and cafes , ranging from 4-star dining at the award-winning Restaurant Latour and accompanying 100,000+ bottle Wine Cellar to more casual dining at Kites, whatever your choice dining at Crystal Springs will make for delicious memories.

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