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Dot's Diner on the Mountain

££ - £££American,
20 Lake View Drive #207, Nederland, CO 80466
+1 303-258-8368
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good32%
  • Average19%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“biscuits” (9 reviews)
“meatloaf” (2 reviews)
“raspberry jam” (2 reviews)
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American, Diner
££ - £££
20 Lake View Drive #207, Nederland, CO 80466
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Dot's Diner on the Mountain
1. Huevos Rancheros
"Best huevos rancheros anywhere."
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2. Homemade Buttermilk Biscuits
"Oh, the drop biscuits!! My mouth is watering as I write this "
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3. Comfort Food
"The service was great! The owners are really good and kind people."
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Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

I'll start by saying that my husband enjoyed his lunch. I, on the other hand, wasn't so lucky. I ordered biscuits and gravy. When the biscuit came out, it was cold. They had recently gotten crowded so our server had called another server who was...More

2  Thank TooManyHotelNights
MarkNederRose, Owner at Dot's Diner on the Mountain, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2017

You were given a new biscuit we do that automatically we don't have a microwave sorry

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Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

The best homemade biscuits and raspberry jam on the planet! A must have!! The menu had a lot of variety and everything that our group ordered was very tasty. Plus we enjoyed the Grateful Dead music playing in the background. The service was great! The...More

Thank Yellowsubmawing
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

My friends and I stopped in after hiking near Eldora hoping for a quick lunch. The food smelled great and there was a wait for a table, but we expected that with a big group. When we were seated the service was quick to take...More

Thank rsweetkind
MarkNederRose, Owner at Dot's Diner on the Mountain, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

It was the busiest day we have had in 5 years and we were short 3 people that did not show up and now are looking for new jobs. We only have 12 tables and a 36" grill and 4 burner stove we always get...More

Reviewed 23 September 2017

This was the third time we visited this diner in Nederland. We love the traditional American diner ambiance as well as the friendliness of the staff and owner. The diner was completely full when we arrived around 12:40 PM and decided to wait for a...More

Thank LLion
MarkNederRose, Owner at Dot's Diner on the Mountain, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2017

We appreciate your feedback, much of the reason for the wait on food is that our gas meter and pipes are not large enough to handle the load of our equipment so we are not able to use all of it when we have a...More

Reviewed 14 September 2017

Excellent restaurant. Family environment. Their award-winning biscuit-and-gravy is a must have. In addition I also ate their amazing meatloaf with potato salad. I went with a few friends for lunch between park visits in the rocky mountains and we loved it. This is a simple...More

Thank viajantepatriot
MarkNederRose, Owner at Dot's Diner on the Mountain, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2017

Thank you for your kind words, we look forward to serving you again.

Reviewed 8 August 2017

Our experience here was horrible. The prices were fair but food was awful by any standard.Lovely town' this was the only negative from our stay.

Thank Tammy R
Reviewed 7 August 2017

I probably wouldn't go here again. The service was really slow, only one server for the whole restaurant... didn't get coffee until after the meal, and part of it was missing. Server was too busy to come back and check until the end so never...More

Thank KCsEndlessAdventures
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

HORRIBLE!!!! We went for breakfast. There was a long hair in our food. We called the waitress over to tell her and she shrugged her shoulders and said "Mistakes, it happens" and walked away. A couple minutes later she comes over and drops the check...More

Thank Familyfuntime5
Reviewed 13 July 2017

We should have kept driving. We noticed food was kept under the heat lamp while the wait staff were busy talking to each other about a rude customer. Someone left when we sat down, their table still hadn't been cleaned when we finished. Several people...More

Thank charlenel253
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Sat and waited, waited, waited. Restaurant was not busy. So we left. I would keep driving next time.

Thank Obd T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Lake View Drive #207, Nederland, CO 80466
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Nederland
  • Phone Number: +1 303-258-8368
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