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Max's Place

6675 Highway 165, Colorado City, CO
+1 719-676-6297
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pancakes” (11 reviews)
“sausage” (6 reviews)
“burrito” (5 reviews)
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06:00 - 19:00All hours
American, Diner
6675 Highway 165, Colorado City, CO
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1 - 10 of 75 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place was awesome!! We happened to see it as we pulled in to the rest stop, saw all the cars and thought "why not?"!! So glad we did!! The food was delicious and the service was great!! Great prices, too!

Thank Albert L
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

love, love, love the pancakes! bacon is crispy and eggs are cooked perfectly. Service is great, everyone gets exactly what they ordered. All is home made and cooked to order. The only thing I would not order again are the biscuits. They are hard, very...More

Thank busyDsweetness
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

This place is a great little local secret. The food is amazing and the people that work there are very friendly. They have some of the best pancakes I have had in a long time!!! I would drive a 100 miles just for their breakfast!...More

1  Thank CMS8402
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Max's is a local place and very busy on Sunday mornings because of that, otherwise you'll find it more manageable during the week. Known for their Max's special and turkey or chicken burritos which must be ordered smothered in their green chili sauce. Not much...More

Thank BLP_9
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

We read the TripAdvisor reviews for Max's Place. We stopped in on our way to Taos. We were not disappointed! Clean and friendly with quick service. The menu has all the classic cafe favorites. We shared a country burrito and chicken fried steak breakfast. The...More

Thank Rico R
Reviewed 9 February 2017

If you find yourself on I-25 south of Pueblo at meal time, this is a great place to stop. It's small but has really good food. We like to stop for breakfast. I get pancakes but my husband gets one of the big breakfast plates...More

Thank BummedOutDiner
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

This is a nice neat family-run diner. However we found the food mediocre. They were serving supermarket type turkey burgers and the regular burgers look just the same. At $7:50 each, that's a lot of money. Overloaded with salt.

Thank Ted B
Reviewed 10 December 2016

Fantastic family restaurant. Wonderful food and simply great service. Take out is available if you are in a hurry.

Thank Ray M
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

When your hungry for home cooked breakfast, this is the place to go. Pancakes, sausage, eggs were good too. Friendly staff make the visit completely great. Never let your coffee cup get empty!

1  Thank Donna C
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped on the way home from Bishop Castle. Food was good and portions are big. I had a chicken fried chicken sandwich that was delicious and my husband had the chicken fried steak dinner and loved it. Two of our kids had the #1 breakfast...More

Thank fdc7240
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Response from Linda H | Reviewed this property |
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Samantha R
16 March 2015|
Response from Lori G | Reviewed this property |
I wasn't sure so I called and asked. they said at least a senior in high school (17-18). Hope this answer helps :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6675 Highway 165, Colorado City, CO
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Colorado City
  • Phone Number: +1 719-676-6297
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