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Mountain Cafe

226 W Mountain Ave, Fort Collins, CO 80521-2711
+1 970-493-9576
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good12%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
226 W Mountain Ave, Fort Collins, CO 80521-2711
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Mountain Cafe has been in Fort Collins for 28 years and never disappoints! Delicious home cooking, whole roasted ground coffee, fresh ingredients and a friendly staff!

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Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

If you’re looking for some fine home cooking, Mountain Cafe , hit the spot! A classic owned Ma and Pa restaurant. I will be back!

Thank Bob B
Reviewed 18 November 2017

honestly, i didn't have real high hopes when we walked in; it appeared to be an ordinary diner. but when that breakfast burrito came, man, hands-down the best i've ever had. it's huge, but so good that i ate the whole thing. and, while there...More

1  Thank elcrawl
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

When we come back to FoCo to visit, we like to seek out local places. In a downtown area saturated by new, trendy (breakfast) restaurants, we were surprised to find that Mountain Cafe had been at the same location for 28 years. We were greeted...More

Thank Robyn-n-Rick
Reviewed 5 November 2017

On Thursdays the Restaurant has great specials. I had the Rice, Chicken Stew, Creamed Spinach, Salad and Garlic Bread special. It was TERRIFIC! My husband had a traditional Omelet with hash browns and a pancake. The staff was very friendly and checked on us multiple...More

1  Thank Sharon L
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Found this place by accident after long waiting times at other places. This restaurant is small but very friendly and they make you feel family. The breakfast burrito was good and the pancakes were even better. Will definitely come back.

Thank Kandis D
Reviewed 19 September 2017

The "Mountain Café" is a special café run by very special people. They are always warm and happy to see you. The personal service makes it stand out among the many cafe choices to enjoy a meal. They serve a good ol'fashioned breakfast!

Thank Anatola O
Reviewed 18 September 2017

My husband and I go to the Mountain Cafe several times a week for breakfast. We are retired and this is our special treat. We have visited several places in town, but when we found the Mountain Cafe, we knew we were HOME! Besides the...More

1  Thank tsnyder2016
Reviewed 13 September 2017

I have been a customer of the Mountain Cafe for many years. My mother used to go there when she was a child and continued until her passing in 2002. My family continues the tradition. I enjoy the food, service and overall environment. The breakfast...More

2  Thank Jerry G
Reviewed 11 September 2017

I travel a lot, and have been all over the country on business. My favorite meal of the day is breakfast, and I make it a point to seek out good breakfast restaurants. While staying in Fort Collins for a few days I found the...More

Thank m00nkist
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I have no idea because I would never post a false review or anything I would want deleted. Perhaps one could post the truth and correct the false statements from the prior post.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$7 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 226 W Mountain Ave, Fort Collins, CO 80521-2711
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Fort Collins
  • Phone Number: +1 970-493-9576
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A family owned and operated establishment that has been around for over 25 years, yet has maintained it's authentic, cozy, and homely feel. It's a small, diner-like cafe with an old fashioned style to it. The food is prepared and cooked by the owner, Moe Kamandy. Although hidden, there's a patio away from all the street noise where Moe plants his colorful flowers, making for a great place to relax and enjoy breakfast and a cup of coffee on a summer morning.
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