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“Great take out”
Review of Izzy's

Izzy's
Ranked #27 of 68 Restaurants in Crested Butte
Certificate of Excellence
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Good for: Local cuisine, Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch
Reviewed August 31, 2013

The seating is limited, so we do take out from Izzy's. There is a long list of cream cheese "add ins" that can be taken home. The lox and onion spread is amazing. I guess it is intended for bagels, but I serve it as an hors d'oeuvres with crackers. The hours pretty short. I think it closes at 1:30 PM. Highly recommend for breakfast sandwiches.

Thank Cynthia S
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Reviewed August 29, 2013

Izzy's is open for breakfast and lunch only, so get there early to beat the crowd. It is a popular breakfast destination and it worth the wait you may incounter. Must try the latkes.

Thank CBurn52
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Reviewed August 19, 2013

Cute little place but we had to wait 51 minutes from the time we ordered. Joe thought the cashier said 15 minute wait not 50 minutes. They have a small griddle so they can only make one order at a time. The wait was a real puzzle since there were not many people there. The French Toast was huge and enough for three people and samples of four different types of bread. It was not tasty and was dry. Joe ate only half of his scrambled eggs which were dried out and had a jalapeño taste to them which he did not order. He rated the eggs a 2 on a scale of 1 to 10. He was not a happy trouper. There was no way that we would ask for a new order since it takes so long to get food. Not recommended at all. Perhaps the locals have better service. What a disappointment after reading the Trip Advisor reviews.

1  Thank LEXUSGAL
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Reviewed August 7, 2013

Lox bagel big enough for two! It did take a while but when I ordered the staff was having a blast, the customers were all sooo happy and the chef was moving as fast an any good chef does! If you are really hungry and don't think you can wait - wait anyway. Its worth it!

Thank Jen H
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Reviewed August 7, 2013

On a trip to CB several years ago we went to Izzy's almost every morning for breakfast. Even though we continue to travel to CB every year, this was our first return trip to Izzy's and I was disappointed. I knew that the wait time could be a little long if there was a line and was happy to see that we were only one of a few couples there. Despite this it still took 15-20 minutes to get our very basic breakfasts of eggs, toast and bacon.
They could also work on reducing their portion sizes. My breakfast was supposed to be two scrambled eggs and it was more like 5 or 6 eggs. The latke filled up half the plate and the toast was 1 inch thick bread. I saw others eating the plate size, 2 inch thick pancakes and having to throw half of it away. Seems like a lot of food being wasted because the serving sizes are just too big.
The building is very small and with so many people waiting in line you are better off taking your food to go.

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Thank smokan
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