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Sherpa Cafe

$$ - $$$
Nepali, Asian, Vegan Options
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313 3rd St, Crested Butte, CO 81224
+1 970-349-0443
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Closed now
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Sun - Tue 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thu - Sat 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
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Exton, Pennsylvania
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30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Just stopped in for an appetizer and wine. Nice little place, friendly staff. Had the flatbread. Will try for dinner next time in Crested Butte.

Thank monica0586
Greenwood Village, Colorado
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213 reviews
165 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sherpa adds a new flavor to the CB scene, and that's no small accomplishment. If you're in the area, try it, you'll like it.

Thank Albert A
Crested Butte, Colorado
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175 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

Had plain paneer with naan. I did take out and this dish was very tasty and filling. I ate left overs for breakfast

Thank Andrew B
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2016 via mobile

What a great lunch passed up Sherpa many times but history is in the books it's delicious everything from service to the final scoop of broth from my curry chicken. My wife enjoyed her samosa s and naan bread was just as delicious a she has ever had thank s see ya on a cold one for some more warm... More 

Thank Robert A
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 3, 2016 via mobile

Stumbled upon this gem of a little place. Fantastic Dahl soup, saag paneer and chicken tikka masala. Spoke with the owner who was super friendly, sounds like he just took over in June. Highly recommend, their food was made with a lot of love!

Thank 636kristyl
Boulder, Colorado
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2016

We have traveled extensively in Asia (including Nepal) and found the food at the Sherpa Cafe incredibly delicious. I had the vegetable korma, my husband had the vegetable curry, and our son had the chicken momo (dumplings). We had a side of naan with dates, which was probably the best naan I've ever had. The mango lassi was also great.... More 

Thank Laura A
Boulder, Colorado
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 8, 2016 via mobile

We eat Indian food pretty regularly and try different places when we travel. The food here was as good as any we've tried. The garlic naan was best we've ever eaten- flaky, great crust, soft in middle, butter and garlic, and tiny bit of spring onion made it perfect. Was not as heavy as some make it, sometimes it's a... More 

Thank MarcAussie1
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47 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

The Chai is incredible. Very deep and full flavored. My husband had the lamb curry very spicy. It was impeccable! I had the chicken makhani, and loved it. We would definitely return. We were torn if we should have sushi, go to the Ginger cafe, or here. We feel we made the right choice!

Thank jenniferrn87
Grand Rapids, Michigan
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 20, 2016

When we are on vacation, we like to try to stop at places that are different than at home. We have had Nepalese once before and I enjoyed this more. Although I have had naan numerous times, I have never had naan with dates. It was amazing! I also had momos which were good. My husband enjoyed the Sherpa stew.The... More 

Thank Corina D
Boynton Beach
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 19, 2016

If you are in the mood for exceptional Indian food (surprisingly enough) in a mountain town, this is for you. Excellent service goes with great, hearty meals. Hiking afterwards was a bit challenging but it was so delicious - from appetizers to the naan to the saag and more. We had to try it all! Reheats well to as the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$8 - $14
Nepali, Asian, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Seating, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Good for
Dining on a budget
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 313 3rd St, Crested Butte, CO 81224
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Crested Butte
  • Phone Number: +1 970-349-0443

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?