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Paradise Cafe

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303 Elk Ave, Forest Queen Hotel, Crested Butte, CO 81224
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Arvada, Colorado
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68 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Wow! The Huevos Rancheros I had was simply amazing! Arguably the best I've ever had and I'm originally from Texas (so I've had a ton). My wife enjoyed her french toast as well. The service was great and some of the most reasonable pricing we found while in CB. Probably the best breakfast/brunch joint in CB so don't miss out!... More 

Thank jrog9832
Boca Raton
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22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I have been eating at the Paradise Cafe for over twenty years. The high quality of food has been consistent. Their "skillets", pancakes and Eggs Benidict are fantastic.

Thank Islandboyjohnny
Charlotte, North Carolina
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216 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great place! Awkward waiting space, but awesome food. They personalized my Bloody Mary, were quick with service and food. One had huevos rancheros, one had migas, and both were generous and wonderful. Would have a hard time deciding whether to repeat this morning's order or try something new on another visit.

Thank revjcs
Louisville, Kentucky
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123 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a very pleasant experience. Sometimes I have better luck with skipping social media reviews and asking locals where they eat. Sometimes the answers match, sometimes not. This time they did. Every single item we shared was excellent, but the cinnamon roll was special. Instead of the usual sickening sweet icing drizzle, these were heavier on the spice and... More 

Thank ForgetThisPlace
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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70 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is great. As such, the wait can be crazy, we heard 1 1/2 hours for people who came in behind us. It's got a nice patio, but it was rainy when we went, so it was closed. Smallish, but with big portions and great choices of benedicts! I highly recommend this as the go to breakfast spot.

Thank Shannon G
Denver, Colorado
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30 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

They say start your day with a good breakfast and Paradise cafe is the place to find it. The smoked salmon Benedict and fresh squeezed orange juice made me smile. A busy little cafe, it took a bit of time to get my food, but the staff was friendly as all get out.

Thank rnielsen4
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67 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

Back in CB again for our monthly (well 6 weeks is more like it this trip). Paradise is getting to be a habit, at least for breakfast. Good selections well executed. Nothing exotic, but satisfying fare. The service is always fast and friendly.

Thank David H
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36 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2016 via mobile

Food just as good as ever. Location is a million times better. Best view of Mt CB from town. Pancakes vs French Toast is such a dilemma to have solve while on vacation.

Thank jmb_co
Duncannon, Pennsylvania
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2016

Awesome breakfast food. Really cute setting and the service is great. Lots of breakfast selection. Can sit inside or out! Definitely will return.

Thank tkalbright
Thornton, Colorado
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2016

We came her for a late breakfast one morning of our spring break trip. I had not been out for breakfast. We had been to this place years ago and had amazing pancakes. My opinion of the place was clean and pleasant. We had a friendly hostess and server. My husband loved the chorizo. I had pancakes, eggs and bacon.... More 

Thank CO1973

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
American, Delicatessen
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 303 Elk Ave, Forest Queen Hotel, Crested Butte, CO 81224
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Crested Butte
  • Phone Number: 970-349-6233

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