You’ll hear the phrase “restaurant renaissance” being bandied about a lot by locals in Steamboat Springs these days. Take their word for it. While fixtures like Harwigs and Cafe Diva remain sure bets, a slew of newcomers has begun to shake up the Downtown dining scene in ways that stir even the slickest of city chowhounds. (And you know they’ll be heading in droves to the Yampa Valley this summer for some river rafting or rodeo action.) The list of hot spots will keep on growing, with two craft breweries – Butcherknife Brewing Company and Storm Peak Brewing Co. – slated to open in the next month or so. So who knows? Come ski season, this roundup of the 10 Hottest Restaurants in Steamboat Springs may already warrant an update.