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Jan's Malt Shop

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29956 W US Hwy 160, South Fork, CO 81154-9501
+1 719-873-5852
Today
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Del Norte, Colorado
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24 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2016

We have to indulge in their malts at least once a summer (usually more but don't tell my doctor). The malts, green chili cheeseburger and oh those fries!

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Thank clancysoda
Marshall, United States
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 31, 2016

Very good cheeseburgers and great shakes. They offer a lot of different flavors of shakes, The strawberry banana was made with fresh fruit.

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Thank Lisa S
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2016

this place has the best milk shakes I ever had. Nice and thick. I here the food is good also and will try later.

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Thank Neil W
Texas
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

We've been stopping here for decades (literally) even as the Malta Shoppe has gone through owner changes. Wide selection of shakes and malts. An evening staple during our stays in South Fork.

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Thank EarlBastrop
Taos, New Mexico
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38 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 17, 2016

Great food, fantastic service. Incredible soft serve ice cream. Best food we had in South Fork, Colorado.

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Thank Beth S
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 6, 2016 via mobile

We went to the malt shoppe after some shopping for a sweet treat! We ordered and had about a $50 order of just ice cream and Malta for everyone! I ordered a twist in a cone and they accidentally made a root beer float too soon and so I told them I was happy to have that I would rather... More 

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Thank KNSlagell
Lewisville, Texas
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108 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 29, 2016 via mobile

We've driven by a number of times, and the tables are always full. So, I was looking forward to a good burger and shake. What I got was a tasteless burger (pre-packaged/not 100% beef), ok fries, and an ok shake, ALL overpriced! Would I return? NO!!!!! Not worth it.....

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Thank Texanontheroad2011
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

The green chile cheeseburger is the best. The fries were tasty and the chocolate malt yummy. It's a walk to the restroom. There was great service.

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Thank Bernita S
South Fork, Colorado
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

The Malt Shop is the place to go for either hamburgers or their Ice Cream. The large cones are gianormous!!! Good place!!

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Thank okcowgirl1952
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

Great place to eat and have a malt or ice cream!! We were in South Fork on vacation. Nice people and good food! Eat outside and enjoy the company!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29956 W US Hwy 160, South Fork, CO 81154-9501
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  South Fork
  • Phone Number: +1 719-873-5852

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