Enjoy some of the best shopping along the Front Range not far from Pradera's borders, including Park Meadows Mall, the shopping centers along Parker Road and Founders Parkway, and the Castle Rock Outlet Mall.
As for dining, you can't get more convenient––or delicious––than The Club at Pradera. Walk over for a casual meal at the Longs Peak Grill or a fine dining experience at the Mt. Elbert Dining Room. Both venues open up to a covered deck with a panoramic view.
Many other dining options are also available within a 5- to 25-minute drive, ranging from fast food to casual family sit-down restaurants to Colorado gourmet dining at its finest. While a quick drive up to Park Meadows and the Denver Tech Center is always an option, many restaurants are even closer, conveniently located in and around the towns of Parker and Castle Rock.
To whet your appetite, here's a small sample of the countless dining choices in Castle Rock, Parker, and at Park Meadows.
Siena - Casual Italian-American dining that features pizza, steak, seafood and pasta.
Union Bistro - A friendly, neighborhood atmosphere with creative, seasonal updates of classic dishes.
Castle Café - Home-style favorites, including "world famous" fried chicken in a historic, 1890s hotel.
Café Monet - Gourmet country French and Italian food in a romantic, intimate atmosphere.
Trapper’s Chop House - Enjoy the mountain views while searing your own steak on individual 800° stones.
Hickory House - National and international award-winning baby back ribs and other smoked meats.
Brio - Steaks, house-made pasta specialties and flatbreads prepared in an authentic Italian wood-burning oven.
White Chocolate Grill - Classic American fare made from scratch, plus house-made white chocolate and other desserts.
Cheesecake Factory - More than 200 selections of inventive entrees and cheesecakes in a high-energy atmosphere.
P. F. Changs - Mandarin-style wok cooking using fresh, high-quality ingredients.
John Holly’s Asian Bistro - Chinese and Thai dishes, plus a full sushi bar in a comfortably elegant setting.
J Alexander’s - Contemporary American featuring hardwood-grilled steaks, seafood, burgers and more with made-from-scratch desserts.