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W Cafe

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114 N Main St, Gunnison, CO 81230-2331
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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82 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped for a quick lunch on our way to Ouray, CO. It was a convenient stop, just off the highway that goes through town. The service was quick and friendly. The food was average.

Thank Carole S
Camden, Arkansas
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108 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent food and unbelievably speedy service. My group of 20 converged on them at 8am for breakfast. Couldn't have been nicer! And so efficient. It was obvious the waitstaff had been doing this awhile. I would return without hesitation! Enjoy.

Thank beckyb922
Farmington, New Mexico
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29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Very busy place, great for breakfast, please have an appetite when you go as they will fill you up. The biscuits and gravy are huge and will stay with the rest of the day. It has been there since 1949. It is dated inside but worked for us.

1 Thank travelerinnm2014
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food. Great service! Around since 1942! My husband and I both had their omelets. Delicious! I asked for mine with just eggs whites- no problem and mi e was just as large as my husbands. Come with a big appetite because the serving are large!

Thank karly m
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157 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The giant breakfast burrito was good and so was the biscuits and gravy. My husband said he didn't know the last time he had hash browns that were crispy. Definitely a good choice.

Thank Babybear71
Maui, Hawaii
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436 reviews
250 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 150 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Wade through all of the college students, ranchers, town folks, and a few out of owners and settle in for some good fiddles! A very popular spot for anyone wanting an excellent meal with southwest favorites at a reasonable price served by 'efficient, friendly' servers.

Thank RE M
St Austell, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly staff, great food. Best pancakes in Colorado! Our blueberry pancakes were fluffy & FULL of fresh blueberries. All the staff were welcoming & attentive

Thank Kay222013
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great little spot for lunch. Lots of locals and friendly waitresses. The hot roast beef sandwich was tender and accompanied by REAL mashed potatoes and green beans. Too bad they don't have pies though. Well be back if we make it to Gunnison again.

Thank Diane E
Denver, Colorado
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46 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 20, 2016

Downtown diner with casual and friendly service. Not fancy, come as you are. Stopped in Sunday mid-morning and only waited a short time even though it was busy. Worth the wait, highly recommend one of the specialy breakfast burritos that fill the plate.

Thank CynLu
Houston, Texas
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101 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2016

We were passing through Gunnison and decided to stop here for lunch. It's a busy little place, full of locals and local charm. They specialize in breakfast, and at 1:30pm, that's what most people were eating! We opted for sandwiches that were great. They even offered a side of tater tots! You rarely find that on a menu. I was... More 

Thank Kathy H

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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 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe, Diner, Delicatessen
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 114 N Main St, Gunnison, CO 81230-2331
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Gunnison
  • Phone Number: 970-641-1744

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