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Brown Bear Cafe

1129 Greene St, Silverton, CO 81433
970-387-5630
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Ranked #8 of 26 Restaurants in Silverton
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: American
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English first
Beaumont, Texas
Senior Contributor
47 reviews 47 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014 NEW

We arrived for breakfast on a Wednesday around 8:00 am. Was very busy with few wait staff. Can understand this is a small seasonal town, so service will be slower. Everyone loved what they ordered. I had an omelet with 3 extras added. 1 item was not included,but waitress removed from bill. 1 person had a stack of Blueberry pancakes.... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014 via mobile

I am an owner of several galleries in the southwest. My family arrived in this area for vacation and decided to eat breakfast at the Brown Bear Cafe. We stood at the door for 12 minutes without no greeting. We left because of the unwelcoming service. The following day, I called the restaurant to speak to the manager about the... More

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Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

went here for breakfast. Very cute place with decent prices. The food was very good and the staff was excellent and friendly!

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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55 reviews 55 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

We stopped here for breakfast on our trip up to Animas Forks. It was a very nice experience. The food was very good, like home cooking, only I didn't have to cook. :-) I tried their biscuits and gravy, always an iffy thing, but turns out they make great ones. We had good service that was friendly and quick and... More

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Round rock
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86 reviews 86 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014 via mobile

Really enjoyed lunch here. The place was so full of history, the people were more than friendly and the big stove felt great.

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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33 reviews 33 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

From the sandwiches to the roast beef dinner, it's stick to your ribs good old-fashioned home cooked food. They also have a couple of good local draft beers as well. Unlike some of the other restaurants, the Brown Bear is open on Tuesdays!

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Alma, Michigan
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

I usually order something simple to see if the food is good and how the wait staff operate. I picked a real "winner" in the unnamed waitress, she was lazy, one could tell she did not like being there, had little experience, was argumentative, and could care less if the patrons were sufficiently taken care of. This waitress even argued... More

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Littleton, CO
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128 reviews 128 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

We have been here a couple of times previously and were happy in the past. This time our lunch was disappointing. Sandwiches were okay, but the fries were cold and not very good. We will try a different place on our next trip to Silverton.

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Florida
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46 reviews 46 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Had a good lunch at this cafe. It was packed with people from the Durango Silverton RR trip that we were on for the day. Food was good but not exceptional. Service was OK because they have a lot of people who come in twice a day. The people were friendly and it looked like a place that would be... More

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Ellicott City, Maryland
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115 reviews 115 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Only did breakfast, take-out. Placed a very specific order that was a subset of the standard menu. Received the standard menu item at the higher price. My schedule was too tight to wait for the fix, so had to pay the higher price for food that I didn't want. The waitress that took the order had no other patrons waiting,... More

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