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Rumors Coffee and Tea House

414 Elk Avenue, Crested Butte, CO 81224
+1 970-349-7545
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“chai” (4 reviews)
“book store” (7 reviews)
“green tea” (3 reviews)
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414 Elk Avenue, Crested Butte, CO 81224
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The coffee and baked goods were decent and priced about the same way all of the coffee in town is (expensive). What made this one unique was having the book store next door to browse.

Thank traveling_smiles
Reviewed September 14, 2018 via mobile

Got a good cup of Cold Brew here. The chai was very good. The matcha was very good. Service was great and friendly. Nice little sitting spots as well. Definitely a great place to chill and drink some coffee.

Thank 468gregd
Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

Great coffee and tea selection. Staff is very friendly, don’t worry about the long line the staff works fast as well. You can browse in the book store while drinking or enjoy the walk in town with your beverage of choice. There’s are a few...More

Thank NHgardengirl
Reviewed June 19, 2018

Right on Elk Ave. the coffee is good, and the tea is great. A very comfortable place to have conversations and enjoy a "cup a" . The Staff is always helpful and it is not very pricey. A very good place to go.

Thank billw85
Reviewed February 21, 2018

Poor quality premade and then heated sandwich adorned with what tasted like cheese whiz. Chai tea latte was undrinkable. Nice feeling inside and connects to excellent bookstore.

Thank Ronji
Reviewed December 20, 2017 via mobile

What a wonderful place to have a small business meeting, tables, couches, Wi-Fi, coffee, tea, mocha, hot chocolate and great service, everything there that we needed. Right downtown Crested Butte and out of the cold.

Thank nathanb101
Reviewed October 12, 2017

We just stopped in for a coffee and tea, but the atmosphere was very nice and the drinks were above average. Very tasty!

Thank Pamela R
Reviewed July 5, 2017

less crowded than other coffee spots in town, good service, good coffee. And attached to a cute little bookstore.

Thank adriem
Reviewed June 30, 2017

We stopped by for some Tea and Coffee and it was wonderful. It's situated next to a small but very cute bookstore where we ended up buying our hostess a small gift (which they gift wrapped for us). We didn't try any of their baked...More

Thank LeAnn R
Reviewed May 30, 2017

We came by a couple of times to get iced drinks on a warmer day. We tried the chai, green tea with a flavor shot, regular iced tea, and a iced tea sparkler (green tea). All were excellent, and the staff was friendly and quick....More

Thank jenlikesrocks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
7:30 AM - 7:00 PM
7:30 AM - 7:00 PM
7:30 AM - 7:00 PM
7:30 AM - 7:00 PM
7:30 AM - 7:00 PM
7:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 414 Elk Avenue, Crested Butte, CO 81224
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Crested Butte
  • Phone Number: +1 970-349-7545
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