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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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“hash browns” (20 reviews)
“biscuits” (23 reviews)
“french toast” (14 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
228 Elk Ave, Crested Butte, CO 81224-9608
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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
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Was the first place I went to when I got to crested butte its a blue collar greasy spoon restaurant with old fashioned charm a person sat next to me on a stool and talked to me as well as a slightly disturbed waitress.i went...More

Thank Joseph E
Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

This is where the locals meet clients, associates for morning coffee and eggs. Full breakfast menu (I only ate here for breakfast but they also serve lunch.). Fabulous gluten free pancakes!

Thank judi0wens
Reviewed 18 November 2017

Nice diner in heart of Crested Butte, I ordered the smoked Salmon Eggs Benedict for lunch, yes available all day long. My wife had the asian salad which was topped with very rare and very good Tuna. Easy on pocketbook as well.

Thank coal13
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Great location - food was very very good, served timely. We walked from our Airbnb - lovely to walk in, big windows, locals and tourists were there. Very good!

Thank mgrindell
Reviewed 8 October 2017

You know it's good when it's crowded and there was always a line of waiting patrons..they try to move quickly though. Grateful they let me make substitutions to stay dairy and grain free! The gluten free pancakes are so fluffy and light, wish I could...More

Thank Kathy L
Reviewed 3 October 2017

it was the first place I went to in the morning its an old fashioned greasy spoon restaurant really blue collar quaint was their nearly every day for the time I spent their.

Thank Joe E
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

So many great places to eat in Crested Butte, and they are at the top when it comes to breakfast. Everything was awesome...plus you can get a Cold Snack with OJ...

Thank Griffman970
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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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