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Emmy Lou's Cafe

1530 Elm Ave, Canon City, CO 81212-7500
+1 719-458-1324
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good28%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
6 Mar 2017
“Southwestern breakfast”
30 Aug 2016
“Fresh and wonderful”
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1530 Elm Ave, Canon City, CO 81212-7500
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Reviewed 6 March 2017

The short menu is definitely southwestern and inexpensive. My wife had a very large pancake and scrambled eggs (she's not into Soutwestern food and I have the burrito bowl. Both meals were very good.

Thank Jim F
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

We had heard great things about Emmys and decided to try two things and split them. The wood fired pizza was so fresh and good. Just the right amount of everything on it so you could still taste the crust. We also had a croissant...More

1  Thank Iblovinheritage
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Emmy and her husband are very friendly and accomodating people. My husband and I enjoyed the personalized pizzas & look forward to trying out more bfast items & their coffee. Totally recommend supporting this local business & spread the word to others!

Thank gretamland
Reviewed 22 June 2016

Sweet couple that run the café. Very good breakfast as well as a coffee bar, latte's n such. The green chili is very good. Huge breakfast burrito's. We took some homemade muffins home and they were the BOMBBBB!!!

1  Thank sassyjod
Reviewed 25 June 2014

Nice little place. Emmy Lou cares about the food she serves and it's apparent from the first bite. Very tasty! It's a bit of Canon City that a lot of people miss. Recommended if you have visitors from out-of-town and you want to show off...More

1  Thank Searcher356
Reviewed 14 February 2014

This is a cute little cafe run a pretty young lady named Emmy Lou who is your server as well as head chef. The cuisne is varied and all is good. The portions are on the large side and the cost on the small side....More

2  Thank Robert C
Reviewed 28 July 2013

Amazing!!! Emmy Lou runs the adorable little cafe herself and does all the cooking. Prices are extremely reasonable. The food is phenomenal!!! I had the Azteca and my boyfriend had the tacos. The flavors were out of this world! Homemade salsa to top it off!...More

1  Thank Heatray1978
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  • Address: 1530 Elm Ave, Canon City, CO 81212-7500
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Canon City
  • Phone Number: +1 719-458-1324
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