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City on a Hill Coffee & Espresso

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508 Harrison Ave, Leadville, CO 80461-3587
+1 719-486-0797
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 6:00 am - 6:00 pm
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I can't come to Leadville without stopping in to get a cup of coffee! The espresso is amazing and the staff is outstanding each time I visit!

Thank Lauren T
Livermore, California
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67 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2016

We got there just ahead of the crowd - lucky us! Beautiful little woodsy coffee place. Yummy pastries! Try the apple streudel! Delish!!! Yummy coffee, of course!

Thank JKW3
Ellensburg, WA
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16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2016

Time for a driver change over stop in Leadville and this coffee shop luckily open on a Monday. Happy helpful staff, good coffee and the best scone, ever!

Thank posyg1010
Longmont, Colorado
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29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 11, 2016

Whenever we pass through Leadville we always stop at City on a Hill Coffee & Espresso. Nice place to grab a latte and breakfast burrito or a nice pastry. Staff very friendly.

Thank Firefighter1322
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11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 30, 2016

Better than Starbucks IMO....great coffee, ambiance, really good fresh pastries....I had the pecan roll.....hubby had the huge cinnamon roll...both had lots of cinnamon...yum!!!! The owner is a sweetheart and takes time to visit and joke with all while hustling about taking care of everything!!!

Thank Renita H
Jacksonville, Florida
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27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 29, 2016

Great coffee, danishes and lunch menu. Great location, prices, and ambiance. We love to make at least one visit every time we Are in Leadville, which is at least twice a year.

Thank Connie C
Denver, Colorado
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 28, 2016

Get your caffeine fix at this popular stop that offers many pastries and sweets - some gluten-free. Peruse many laser-carved wood items featuring the local topography and ski areas.

Thank Rheda2016
denver, co
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126 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 28, 2016

Great cup of coffee plus pastries, etc. Service was good, great ambiance. The place was packed so they must be doing something right.

Thank itwasfunwhileitlaste
Wichita, Kansas
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39 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 24, 2016

We stopped for lunch after reading the reviews on Yelp and I'm glad we did! I had the basil and mozzarella with coleslaw and my wife had the turkey and a salad. She's not that into "sandwiches" but really liked it. I was in heaven though! Both the sandwich and that awesome slaw were excellent. The cappuccino and hot chocolate... More 

Thank daddywilkins
Silver Spring, Maryland
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596 reviews
183 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 168 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2016

Stopped in here just before going on my snowmobiling adventure. They're coffee is something special! Also many of their baked items were fresh, particularly their scones and muffins. I also would recommend their chocolate chip cookies! There's also free wi-fi which is great if you have the time to sit and enjoy a nice cup of coffee or hot chocolate.

Thank Steve Y

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 508 Harrison Ave, Leadville, CO 80461-3587
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Leadville
  • Phone Number: +1 719-486-0797

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