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George's Drive Inn

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564 Us Highway 85 87, Walsenburg, CO 81089-9433
Tue - Sat 6:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Corpus Christi, Texas
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly, accommodating, quality-minded-I cannot say enough about this restaurant. Delicious breakfast cooked exactly to order (someone CAN make over medium eggs) and super coffee! It's definitely on our "stop again" list. We'll time our trips to eat here as often as possible, and I wish I could rate it higher.

2 Thank RightofWay12
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21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

when we went it was crowded Probably because it was July 5th everybody else was traveling home. The food was so good. And the service was great even with as crowded as it was. Will be back again for sure.

Thank Linda J
Houston, Texas
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41 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great choice for breakfast & lunch. Lunch was served as early as 10 am! 👍🏼 We have burgers, patty melt, steak & eggs & the green chile cheese burger which was amazing. Glad to see a local dive serve such great classic food.

Thank Lisa K
Sachse, United States
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were very pleased with our visit to George's. We stopped by for lunch after a long day at the Great Sand Dunes. We were tired from our long walks. When you get there, they treat you like family. We enjoyed our stay. The food was wonderful and we intend on returning as much as possible

Thank gptwins
Trumbull, Connecticut, United States
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44 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in around 8:15 for breakfast and we were greeted by the super friendly cashier. We were seated right away and by 8:45 the place was packed. Portions were good, service was fast. Seemed like lots of locals but it was perfect for travelers.

Thank Fran B
Englewood, Colorado
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56 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Another reviewer mentioned how small the restaurant is. I noticed that, but the bigger thing that I noticed was how clean and well maintained it is. Fresh paint. clean ceiling vents. Many times these things go unattended, and many would not notice them. I do. The kitchen area (that was visible) was also very clean. A guarantee of good food?... More 

Thank DrivingtoMars
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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32 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is very busy. It was packed when we stopped on our way to Manitou Springs but a table opened up quickly. Service was good but maybe a little slow, not unexpected due to how busy it was. My husband said his burger was good. My Reuben sandwich was great! The bread was toasted and not greasy like Reubens... More 

Thank LetMeGoTravel
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016

A favorite restaurant for locals and visitors. Lots of return customers for breakfast and lunch. A local favorite that's been in business for many years and has many satisfied customers.

Thank sherijoan
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016 via mobile

Outstanding atmosphere Great food Great service Plenty of accessible parking for our RV CLEAN restrooms Love to see the staff interaction with locals and visitors.

Thank Debbie V
Walsenburg, Colorado
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

the food is average and not so great. The hamburgers tasted like low grade beef to me. The veges did not seem too fresh. The buns kind of fell apart on me..And the fries were limp and under cooked. I probably will not go back. The restaurant is very small and always crowded. The location is good for travelers but... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 564 Us Highway 85 87, Walsenburg, CO 81089-9433
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Walsenburg
  • Phone Number: 719-738-3030

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