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The Butcher & Baker Cafe

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217 East Colorado Ave, Telluride, CO 81435
+1 970-728-2899
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (9 reviews)
“sandwiches” (23 reviews)
“chilaquiles” (8 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
217 East Colorado Ave, Telluride, CO 81435
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Perhaps I shouldn't review this place as I was only here once... Nonetheless, the espresso I had here was good, and the carrot cake I bought to go was not only delicious but humongous. This cafe has an appealing look to it, and I would...More

Thank Larshie_B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I like the idea of the place more than I like the place itself - we typically eat there once or twice per summer visit and yesterday's ham, cheddar and arugula sandwich may be the best item I've had for lunch. This new location is...More

Thank 24brooke
Reviewed 3 days ago

It was a busy morning on the sunny streets of Telluride. We just wanted to grab breakfast and go. We pulled up around the corner, windows down, dogs in the car, and ran around the block. The wait was not unreasonable given the crowd, and...More

Thank srnwood
Reviewed 3 days ago

Daughter and I stopped here for lunch and a brief respite during an afternoon shopping adventure in downtown Telluride. It is one of her favorite spots , and since she is a local,I always take her recommendations! Daughter loves pastries and breads, so as soon...More

Thank egrlbk
Reviewed 5 days ago

Enjoyed the farm fresh scrambled eggs, perfectly cooked thick slice alder wood smoked bacon, toast, fruit and coffee outside on a warm summer morning. Great start for a day of walking and hiking.

Thank Peggy C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Delicious and cute. Priced a little high for lunch. Salads looked amazing in deli case. Cute little building and nice staff.

Thank jennypn
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We commented that almost every place we went to Telluride was really friendly. The staff did not make you feel anything other than special. This was not the case hear. we went twice because of convenience. However, both times the wait for the food was...More

Thank ZLOfan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were in Telluride for this year's Bluegrass Festival. A fellow festivarian recommended this place to us, and we immediately fell in love with the food, drinks, desserts, and staff. Very reasonable prices, too! We went back several times, and the only downside was that...More

Thank Glenn_and_Rae
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I spent a week in telluride trying different restaurants and their chicken salad wrap was my favorite thing I had for lunch the whole time. I had great service mainly from the very friendly staff, they went above and beyond to find me first aid...More

Thank Clint F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went here for breakfast and it was not crowded so we thought it would be a reasonable wait. We were wrong! You order at a counter and are given a cue ball to put on your table and then you wait and wait and...More

Thank paintedtoenails2011
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August 9, 2015|
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Response from Elis W | Reviewed this property |
Could be Big Bs cider from Hotchkiss Co????
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 217 East Colorado Ave, Telluride, CO 81435
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Telluride
  • Phone Number: +1 970-728-2899
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