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The Sunflower Deli

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Sandwiches, Delicatessen
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214 Elk Ave, Crested Butte, CO 81224
970-349-6866
Today
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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Visitor rating
  • 45
    Excellent
  • 16
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
GREAT sandwiches

This place has the best sandwiches in town. And the sweet potato fries are delicious. Nice place to sit and eat or grab a sandwich to go. Friendly service.

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 19, 2015
pipandjim
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Crested Butte, Colorado
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Crested Butte, Colorado
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW

This place has the best sandwiches in town. And the sweet potato fries are delicious. Nice place to sit and eat or grab a sandwich to go. Friendly service.

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Crested Butte, Colorado
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Fabulous eclectic restaurant. Sometimes I order things that don't sound that great to me, but they are still fabulous. The owners for dinner (it is a co-op restaurant with different owners for breakfast/lunch vs dinner) are wonderful people and do a great job! This restaurant is much better than others in town that charge more.

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Denver, Colorado
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25 reviews 25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

The Sunflower Deli is a great spot for breakfast/ lunch, and then it becomes a fine dining restaurant under different hands in the evening. Some of the best food in town that is not highly priced.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

The Sunflower Restaurant is a delight. Each dish is innovative and prepared with great attention to flavor details and asthetics. The tapas or small plate menu with wine pairings provides a creative fusion of locally sourced organic foods complimented by wines that are perfect flavor companions and often surprising choices. The young couple that own and operate this little gem... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

Coming from the UK we have visited a number of towns in the US for skiing over the past nine years and none have impressed us more than Crested Butte. Apart from the skiing, dining out in the evenings is a big part of our holiday and we have been pleasantly surprised by the number of good quality restaurant in... More 

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Honolulu
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39 reviews 39 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

We could not get in for dinner (closed Sundays and Mondays) but had a small breakfast another day. The expresso was good. We tried a chocolate filled croissant topped with bacon. It was pretty good ! This is a coop which serves locally grown products. Be sure to reserve ahead for dinner .

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Bedminster, New Jersey
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

This was the best place we found for dinner in Crested Butte, it has a warm, informal and cheerful atmosphere and the food which includes many small plates were imaginative and delicious.

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Dallas, Texas
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

Joined a friend in CB this week and stopped in at the Sunflower Deli for dinner. Had Nick pick several small plates for us to sample along with the appropriate wine pairing. Ahi, Elk meat balls, and an out of this world concoction of a home made donut with prosciutto and a semi hard boiled egg on top finished our... More 

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San Diego, California
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28 reviews 28 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

Ate lunch here several times - food is terrific, service excellent...not a fancy place, but who cares? Reasonably priced, healthy and really tasty soups and sandwiches and amazing cookies!

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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

This is by far one of the better breakfast places I have been to! I love the cute, cozy, and inviting deli/coffee shop atmosphere, and better yet the prices are realistic for great food! My boyfriend and I heard good things about Sunflower, and tried it out for breakfast while staying in CB. The service was friendly, and the menu... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 214 Elk Ave, Crested Butte, CO 81224
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Crested Butte
  • Phone Number: 970-349-6866

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Sandwiches, Delicatessen
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 5:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?