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Tennessee Pass Cafe

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222 Harrison Ave, Leadville, CO 80461-3610
+1 719-486-8101
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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Boulder, Colorado
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42 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a reuben sandwich and fried brussel sprouts. Service was fantastic and the food was very good. The brussel sprouts were a chef specialty and very good. Nice atmosphere to boot.

Thank greeleyborn
Aspen, Colorado
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a family restaurant and frequented by locals as well as visitors. The food is wholesome and generous in helpings. Friendly staff and prompt service. Child appropriate. Salads are fresh and locally grown. Only criticism is too many T.V.'s going at once, though sound muted.

Thank merryhell36
Cheyenne, Wyoming
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Tennessee Pass Cafe is the best place in Leadville for lunch or supper. The menu is varied, the service in top notch, the atmosphere is laid back and the food is phenomenal!!

Thank Tennesseepasskid
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40 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very good food. Place was crowded at lunch time. Good place to stop after leaving Independence Pass on Hwy 24. Good variety on menu. Good atmosphere.

Thank Tom D
Sainte-Sophie, Canada
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20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Good Food, and good choise of meal on the menu, the service if very freindly, the terrace is great too,

Thank dpoi
Livermore, California
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67 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

It was recommended by a friend, and what a good recommendation! Very friendly staff. Yummy food. We had the brussel sprouts, a pizza, a burger, and beers, of course. All yummy!

Thank JKW3
Frisco, Colorado
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28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

This is a quaint cafe on the edge of town with good food. have been there 3 times for in the summer and have sat in the outside patio. they have excellent sandwiches. the flash fried brussel sprouts are very good. good local beers on tap. sandwiches are big so my wife and i typically split a sandwich along with... More 

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Overland Park, Kansas
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57 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

A "local" recommended this restaurant to us--we were so glad we took his advice. There was a great variety on the menu and the prices were good. I had a hard time deciding on my selection--there were too many delicious-looking choices. The restaurant has a nice patio, but we were there in August and it got really chilly on the... More 

Thank travl_on
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54 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

I had dinner here and it was good food, plenty of it, and at a reasonable price. The dangerously pretty waitress kept suggesting food until I was stuffed. Very nice atmosphere, even when they were packed with customers.

Thank D J
Fort Worth, Texas
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Great lunch. Buffalo Melt and Chicken and Kale soup. The best. Sandwiches large enough to share with cup of soup

Thank John M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 222 Harrison Ave, Leadville, CO 80461-3610
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Leadville
  • Phone Number: +1 719-486-8101

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?