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All 31 Grand Lake Restaurants

Fat Cat Cafe

Grand Lake Ave., Grand Lake, CO
970 627 0900
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Ranked #6 of 31 Restaurants in Grand Lake
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Mon 7:00 am - 11:00 am
Wed - Fri 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Sat - Sun 7:00 am - 1:00 pm
Cuisines: American
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Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Buffet
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English first
Osmond, Nebraska
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

We stopped in for a Sunday Brunch and was amazed not only at the wide variety of food, but also the flavor. Every bite was excellent and rich, but not too much. The cost seemed a little high at first, but for what is offered it was a fair price.

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Florida
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

When the brunch is served on Saturday and Sunday I defy you to go home hungry. Wow! The pies Rock! We love the soups. We love the place. Get there early on weekends. The line goes outside.

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Colorado Springs, CO
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Absolutely love the food at the Fat Cat Cafe . . . so much so that my husband and I ate there twice. Try their homemade desserts and pies! The restaurant is warm and inviting and reminded me of walking into my Grandma's kitchen. Thank you for the wonderful meals.

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Masonville, CO
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86 reviews 86 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Our experience at the Fat Cat Cafe this past summer was distressing, as we were turned away when the place closed between breakfast and lunch. However we had breakfast there this past week and it was great. Wait staff and the owner were all warm and friendly and the food outstanding. The homemade pies looked awesome, although we didn't sample... More 

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Tempe, Arizona
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

My wife and I chose this restaurant at random as we walked through downtown Grand Lake. We were very pleased with the superior food and service we received. It was a fine start to a wonderful day!

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Loveland, Colorado, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

We had breakfast at the Fat Cat and enjoyed the food. It was an all you can eat buffet for $14.95. But they served on paper plates. For $15 I would like a real plate...may sound picky, but would have been nicer. Great ham, bacon, sausage. The scrambled eggs, even though they were on a warming tray, were very good...not... More 

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Aurora, Colorado
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Amazing brunch. Everything was good. Breakfast potatoes, hash, biscuits and gravy and a whole table of yummy desserts and sweets. So much food, and too little room to fit it all.... that was the only complaint. Buffet with drinks only 14. what a steal!

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Phoenix, Arizona
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214 reviews 214 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
171 helpful votes 171 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

This is a breakfast and lunch cafe. They have a menu during the week, a buffet on weekends. We were here only on the weekend. We had the buffet on Saturday. The food was so good we returned for seconds on Sunday. There is a great selection of made from scratch pastries, scones and cinnamon rolls. Eggs on green chili,... More 

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Augusta, Missouri
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

weekend brunch buffet has a large variety of good food and desserts to choose from. The service was friendly

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Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Many people love this breakfast spot. I prefer a light and healthy breakfast. If you are like me, this restaurant is not for you. Side note, if you see the building from the back, the roof looks like its about to cave in. Always worried me.....

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Additional Information about Fat Cat Cafe

Address: Grand Lake Ave., Grand Lake, CO
Phone Number: 970 627 0900
Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Grand County  >  Grand Lake
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 1:00 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 11:00 am
Wednesday 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 1:00 pm
Cuisine: American

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