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228 Elk Ave, Crested Butte, CO 81224-9608
+1 970-349-5240
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (7 reviews)
“hash browns” (21 reviews)
“biscuits” (24 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
228 Elk Ave, Crested Butte, CO 81224-9608
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Our family ate breakfast here 4 out of our 5 days on vacation. We figured we should give at least one other place a shot and we did (Off Elk - they had a really delicious breakfast taco), but we still ended up back at...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

McGill’s has excellent breakfast choices and we had breakfast here almost every day! Get the Haystack if you’re really hungry. The French Toast was a hit with both my wife and kids. Biscuits and gravy was great too! Wait staff was professional and attentive. Would...More

Thank TonyS1234
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I recently went snow skiing in Krista Butte Colorado I couldn’t find anything to eat on the mountain so I drove to downtown Krista Bute where I ate breakfast here every morning I had the veggie omelette with the guacamole and potatoes I’m it was...More

Thank wademeehan
Reviewed 7 February 2018

Standard breakfast joint, former soda fountain. Classic bacon & eggs was perfect. Service tip-top. Bottomless coffee cup.Easy on-street parking.

Thank Larry K
Reviewed 11 January 2018

Clean, nice, huge breakfast portions. What else do you need? Oh yeah the servers are great and will accommodate changes and split entrees happily. Just a great breakfast/brunch/lunch place. Highly recommend if downtown.

Thank DallasLonghorn
Reviewed 6 January 2018

Ate breakfast & lunch several times while in CB in Dec 2017. Breakfast, me: biscuits, gravy & hash browns, missus: SW Eggs Benedict. Lunch, me: beef stew, missus: Chipotle Chicken Chowder. Food was excellent & good portions. All the staff were very friendly & helpful....More

Thank CindyAHouston_TX
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

TMI... I've been following the keto diet for 8 weeks and decided to splurge and have buscuits and gravy. I dreamed about buscuits and gravy so my expectations were extremely high.....the buscuits and gravy DID NOT disappoint. Super fluffy and mouth melting. I got the...More

Thank Zena J
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

This place had an extensive menu for breafast. There was definitely something for everyone. The portions were really big. I loved the eggs benedict!

Thank beeham2
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Cant say enough about the food that churns out of this Crested Butte long standing favorite... Charming local diner atmosphere that is always humming with hungry patrons... Be prepared to wait for a table as it is small but believe me, dont give up as...More

Thank Tracey K
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

McGills is the place for comfort food perfection. I like a place that can cook eggs as requested and McGills is magic! Crested Butte is small but packed with culinary talent that takes familiar food and spins it off into delightful meals worth the money....More

Thank Mike G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 228 Elk Ave, Crested Butte, CO 81224-9608
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Crested Butte
  • Phone Number: +1 970-349-5240
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