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City on a Hill Coffee & Espresso

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508 Harrison Ave, Leadville, CO 80461-3587
+1 719-486-0797
06:00 - 18:00
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We were on a journey escaping Breckinridge for a bit and came to Leadville and found the "avenue" to be just awesome. If that's the sundae, City on a Hill is the cherry on top. My girlfriend said it best, "you know how sometimes you come to a place and go this is totally my vibe! Well city on a... More 

Thank Amila P
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6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We visited City on a hill three times during our visit. The coffee was always great. We had sandwiches and pastries and they were both great.

Thank coachtotravel
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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576 reviews
356 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 217 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Easy-going local vibe in this warm and welcoming coffee house. My chai latte was made the way I wanted by friendly baristas. They were quick, too, even though it was pretty busy inside on a wintery Saturday morning. A lot of warm woods adorn the open space, including the table tops and wood art of mountain ranges (available for purchase).... More 

Thank aerofaze
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I like their coffee, but they are inconsistent. I always order a latte. Sometimes it is perfect. Other times it seems it doesn't have any syrup. I am in their coffee club, but I don't always receive my discount. Sometimes they are friendly and sometimes they aren't.

Thank DenverBetty
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

I can't come to Leadville without stopping in to get a cup of coffee! The espresso is amazing and the staff is outstanding each time I visit!

Thank Lauren T
Livermore, California
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68 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

We got there just ahead of the crowd - lucky us! Beautiful little woodsy coffee place. Yummy pastries! Try the apple streudel! Delish!!! Yummy coffee, of course!

Thank JKW3
Ellensburg, WA
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16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

Time for a driver change over stop in Leadville and this coffee shop luckily open on a Monday. Happy helpful staff, good coffee and the best scone, ever!

Thank posyg1010
Longmont, Colorado
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29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

Whenever we pass through Leadville we always stop at City on a Hill Coffee & Espresso. Nice place to grab a latte and breakfast burrito or a nice pastry. Staff very friendly.

Thank Firefighter1322
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31 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

Better than Starbucks IMO....great coffee, ambiance, really good fresh pastries....I had the pecan roll.....hubby had the huge cinnamon roll...both had lots of cinnamon...yum!!!! The owner is a sweetheart and takes time to visit and joke with all while hustling about taking care of everything!!!

Thank Renita H
Jacksonville, Florida
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27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

Great coffee, danishes and lunch menu. Great location, prices, and ambiance. We love to make at least one visit every time we Are in Leadville, which is at least twice a year.

Thank Connie C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 508 Harrison Ave, Leadville, CO 80461-3587
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Leadville
  • Phone Number: +1 719-486-0797

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