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928 Grand Ave, Grand Lake, CO 80447
970-627-5416
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
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Cozy Café

Blue Water Bakery Garfield Street Grand Lake, Colorado 80447 970- 627-5416 Breakfast served: 6:00 am - 11:30 am Lunch served: 11:30 am - 3 pm Coffee and pastries available until 5 pm Mountain hiker meets eclectic vegetarian at this remarkable bakery! A crisp stroll down to The Blue... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 26, 2015
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Raleigh, North Carolina
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Raleigh, North Carolina
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

Blue Water Bakery Garfield Street Grand Lake, Colorado 80447 970- 627-5416 Breakfast served: 6:00 am - 11:30 am Lunch served: 11:30 am - 3 pm Coffee and pastries available until 5 pm Mountain hiker meets eclectic vegetarian at this remarkable bakery! A crisp stroll down to The Blue Water Bakery provides visitors with a splendid view of Grand Lake. Various... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

what a wonderful surprise to stumble upon this bakery. With snowflakes still falling after a night of steady snow, I was welcomed with such a nice smile and service. The menu had it all. The warmed chocolate croissant and bagel sandwich hit the spot along with a piping hot cup of gourmet roasted coffee. The bakery has great character, great... More 

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Tucson, Arizona
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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

Went there for lunch. It was a busy day in summer browsing stores and walking around. Lots of people everywhere. The four of us choose place because we thought we could get fast service as sign stating sti down or takeout available. Place was very full but take out system not separated from regular sit down ordering. No staff positioned... More 

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

We stayed at the Spirit Lake Lodge and the gentlemen at the front desk recommend the cafe for a quick breakfast and a good coffee. The baked goods were fresh and the gals at the front desk were very sweet.

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Grand Lake, Colorado, United States
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

I was totally disgusted when I found out that this bakery uses all of its old crusty cinnemon rolls and pasteries to create new pasteries. Once the pasteries cannot be sold to customers, Candy, the owner takes these disgusting old and probably bacteria laden pasteries and re-uses them. She crushes them all up and puts them in a pitcher of... More 

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Madison, Wisconsin
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75 reviews 75 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

We stopped there for lunch today. The place itself is a hodgepodge but the food is incredible! Turkey Cranberry on a Flat Bread--Fantastic. The flatbread was the best bread I ever had! Tomato Basil soup was delicious Elk Bratwurst on a hoagie bun was super. I've never had Elk meat before. It is very strong. Mixed Berry Coffee Cake--we had... More 

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Lakewood, Colorado
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We had the berry coffee cake which was very good and the cheese bagel which was too doughy. Watch the change you get back, not sure but I think the gal was giving herself a small tip lol

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Detroit, Michigan
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53 reviews 53 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

I like that they have a few different vegetarian items on the menu (instead of the token entree that most restaurants offer, a frozen Garden Burger patty) and that some of the dishes seem more creative in terms of ingredients and flavors than standard cafe fare. Portions are also on the larger side. But despite the somewhat creative menu, food... More 

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Colorado
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29 reviews 29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

We sat outside and had an elk bratwurst sandwich and Italian chicken sandwich with tomato soup. It was all,fresh and tasty and I would recommend this spot for a nice lunch.

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Dallas, Texas
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Great place to start your day! Wonderful little spot Best breakfast we've had on our trip!!!!! Relaxed atmosphere Just great

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 928 Grand Ave, Grand Lake, CO 80447
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Grand County  >  Grand Lake
  • Phone Number: 970-627-5416

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

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