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The Butcher & Baker Cafe

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217 East Colorado Ave, Telluride, CO 81435
+1 970-728-2899
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08:00 - 14:00
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Sun 08:00 - 14:00
Mon - Sat 07:00 - 21:00
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Telluride, Colorado
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This is the place in town. The place locals go, for breakfast or lunch. Simple good food, served in a pleasant little spot on Telluride's famous Main Street, by a lovely group of people working together. It is not fancy. It is not loud. It is just good food well served and enjoyed.

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Thank jlajla113
Houston
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27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

The English muffin breakfast was delicious! I ordered the English muffin breakfast-phenomenal! It is an open face egg sandwich with egg (or egg white) cooked to your likng with arugula, tomato, and avocado. The tomato was so fresh and flavorful. My husband ordered the breakfast sandwich on a crossiant and he said it was good. Busy place. Friendly staff. Grab... More 

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Thank dbullion
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Thought the two breakfeast outings were great. Was not that impressed with dinner. Love a good burger and thought it was average at best. Granted that was the only dinner item we both tried. Would go back for lunch and breakfeast. Dinner???

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Thank Rodlyle
Chesterfield, Virginia
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It was the worst steak I ever had, Applebee's is better. They replaced it with a burger an it was terrible. However the frys were good and they were very nice and did not charge me

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Thank bbradley11
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Yum! Big serves of delicious food. Lots to enjoy and great for sharing plates. They do a great breakfast too - healthy and quirky food options. The coffee is just ok - but we find most of the coffee here to be not as good - so that might just be our tastes.

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Thank Michelle W
Charlotte, North Carolina
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25 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We loved this place. There were a lot of locals dropping in for take out. I ordered the salmon salad and my husband ordered the BLT. The BLT was delicious. The bacon was crunchy and they added fresh pesto. Great combination. The salmon was on a bed of spinach. The dressing was excellent and the was salmon cooked to perfection.... More 

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Playa del Rey, CA
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazingly delicious food and pastries. Bonus - they also have a bar with specialty cocktails. We came here twice on our trip. The chocolate chip cookies are so delicious I ended up up buying more to take home. I inhaled the salmon with veggie hash and avocado salsa...

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Thank dmanalo
Sydney, Australia
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Just had coffe and baked goods at the cafe. Coffee great and served in the biggest mug I have ever seen. The cinnamon buns were proclaimed the best in the world by a family member...i sgphared and they were very good. Great at old Telluride building with contemporary charm. You buss your own dishes but no one minded that. Highly... More 

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Thank Ozemail
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went in here for breakfast the first morning and had an amazing breakfast sandwich and breakfast burrito. The view from the windows show off the beauty of downtown Telluride with the mountains. I loved the atmosphere and food so much we decided to go the next day for breakfast. It was a bit busy (holiday season was upon us)... More 

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Thank Margaret H
NY
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197 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to stop in and get a breakfast or lunch sandwich. Food is good, fresh and did not disappoint.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Delicatessen, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 14:00
Monday
07:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 21:00
Thursday
07:00 - 21:00
Friday
07:00 - 21:00
Saturday
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 217 East Colorado Ave, Telluride, CO 81435
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Telluride
  • Phone Number: +1 970-728-2899

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