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Big Daddy's Diner

420 Royal Gorge Blvd, Canon City, CO 81212-3747
+1 719-276-8468
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good35%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“burger” (12 reviews)
Open Now
06:30 - 19:00All hours
American, Diner
420 Royal Gorge Blvd, Canon City, CO 81212-3747
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Reviewed yesterday

Not much to say. Fifties decor made it interesting. The food was standard, good and not overly priced. Overall a good experience.

Thank Mark A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From other reviews I thought this might be a fun experience. Food was very bad. Better off going to a chain pancake house.

Thank Darryl H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped here for lunch last weekend. The decor impressed me with a fun 50's theme and Elvis decor. The servers were very nice and delivered the food in a timely manner. As far as the food goes....For burgers, fries and fried pickles, this place...More

Thank Chaaluna
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wish I could recall who recommended this joint for breakfast - poor choice for us. Our group had motorcycled all morning and were starving. The only good thing about Big Daddys was the service, from there it was all down hill - fast lane. A...More

Thank Steve B
don r, Owner at Big Daddy's Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

we share space with a convenience store. they maintain the restrooms. the photos you featured are from the convenience store, not are restaurant. the torn booth you showed is out of service and waiting to be repaired. the flies were bad that day, only one...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped for breakfast. Had good food, plenty of it with great taste. Cost was average for a diner. Great atmosphere, perfect for families. Lots of locals which always tells me it is good food. Would definitely go back.

Thank Melissa V
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Donna likes the “diner” type of restaurants. They are unique for her as she has never spent the time I once did in New England. She wanted to give Big Daddy’s a try. The decor was back to the fifties with the duty life sized...More

Thank Fred W
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We stopped there for gas and grub. The food was delicious, the service was spot on and the prices were reasonable. The atmosphere was bar none. We had fun there, my friend had a big meal and then topped it with a banana split, can...More

Thank Kathy H
Reviewed 5 August 2017

I had eaten here a few years ago - still great service! table of 5 women with 5 tickets and not a word about additional work on their part. The fish and chips - the chips, FABULOUS - the fish, Kinda Cruddy. I was expecting...More

Thank KcKansas
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Music from 50s and 60s play in the background. Wide array of items on menu. We had dinner - turkey and dressing with, 2 sides was good, not great. Environment will take you back in time.

Thank ALH972
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed our breakfast here. Lots of food for little price. My husband got the flapjacks with eggs, hash browns and sausage. Huge portions! I opted for the breakfast burrito...can I just say the green child sauce I could eat as a soup! It was...More

Thank Mindy W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
06:30 - 19:00
06:30 - 19:00
06:30 - 19:00
06:30 - 19:00
06:30 - 19:00
06:30 - 19:00
06:30 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 420 Royal Gorge Blvd, Canon City, CO 81212-3747
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Canon City
  • Phone Number: +1 719-276-8468
1950's style diner, serving 3 home cooked meals a day. Enjoy dining with all the great oldies. Toe tapping and singing optional.
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