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Meadow Mountain Cafe

441 Business Highway 7, Allenspark, Rocky Mountain National Park, CO 80510-9601
+1 303-747-2541
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“pancakes” (10 reviews)
“burger” (9 reviews)
“omelette” (7 reviews)
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American, Cafe
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441 Business Highway 7, Allenspark, Rocky Mountain National Park, CO 80510-9601
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We loved our homemade pancakes and omelette! Food was served hot in a reasonable amount of time and was delicious! Well worth the price. Server was friendly, but not bothersome. He knew all the locals by name and had their orders ready for them. The...More

Thank Nick and Alicia R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a favorite breakfast stop for some cousins I was visiting in Longmont. They were taking my wife and me up the top of the ridge. The food was excellent, portions were ample, and the price was reasonable, between $10 and $13 for a...More

Thank 627chuckm
Reviewed 13 August 2017

We ate here in August on a super rainy day. Establishment is small but wonderful. Food was excellent. We enjoyed the cabbage soup, homemade bread, homemade milk shakes, and fries. Everyone was so nice and friendly and the regulars were added bonus to our visit....More

Thank Tricia S
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Great food. Fresh, cooked to order and not a fast food joint so don't be in a hurry. Family run business. Gorgeous setting and delicious coffee.

Thank noellenoel185
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

We stopped by the restaurant on our way to the Wild Basin Area to get good breakfast before doing some hiking. The facility is very small and doesn't seat many patrons at one time so be ready to wait 20-45 minutes. The food was just...More

Thank Steenbk
Reviewed 19 July 2017

A tiny café,, great food,, my husband had a tofu burger and loved it,, and he is a meat eater,,, get to know your fellow diners,,, its a small place. The smallness is so much a part of the charm. And ,,, repeat,,, the food...More

Thank suzee1968
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Every summer I'm in Allenspark I try to get to Meadow Mountain Cafe for breakfast, and specifically for the Huevos Rancheras with green chili sauce, and usually with some friends along. Everyone loves it! It's a small but very popular place so be prepared to...More

Thank Rgprints
Reviewed 16 June 2017

We had received several comments about Meadow Mountain Cafe and the food there. The comments were all true! A VERY Bohemian establishment, but WOW wS the food great. We ordered three different hamburgers and they all were fantastic. The menu is very extensive, they serve...More

Thank pdl03
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Stumbled on this little piece of mountain Americana while staying in nearby Estes Park. Drove by it slowly while debating whether to give it a try or not. Noticed the small parking lot had cars from several different states so decided to give it a...More

Thank Alan S
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Meadow Mountain Cafe has been in the mountain community since the 1920's; four owners later, it hasn't changed a bit. A wonderful log cabin with potbellied stove, the cafe has been owned and operated by the St.John (three generations in Allenspark) for15 or so years...More

Thank Kay C
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Carol C
30 July 2017|
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Response from suzee1968 | Reviewed this property |
Having worked as a cook in a nursing home,,where things were done strictly by the book,,it is the inspector's job to find Something,Job security,,ya know?? No worries for this cafe.
9 June 2017|
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Response from Kay C | Reviewed this property |
You bet!
Barry S
26 August 2016|
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Response from hbeaweaver | Reviewed this property |
I just spoke to them--they are open--they are only open from 8 a.m.- 2 p.m. Wednesday-Monday (closed tuesdays) Hope this helps. There is also a great little pizza place in Allenspark, also with sandwiches, salads, wine and... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:30 - 14:00
07:30 - 14:00
07:30 - 14:00
07:30 - 14:00
07:30 - 14:00
07:30 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 441 Business Highway 7, Allenspark, Rocky Mountain National Park, CO 80510-9601
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Rocky Mountain National Park  >  Allenspark
  • Phone Number: +1 303-747-2541
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