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“Fabulous pharmacy staff!”

Lyon's Corner Drug & Soda Fountain
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$1 - US$10
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Good for: Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Drinks, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: Located in the heart of downtown Steamboat Springs, Lyon's offers the unique services and welcoming atmosphere of a genuine, old-fashioned drug store. Having been home to a pharmacy, gift shop, and soda fountain for over 100 years, this iconic location at the historic Squire Building is guaranteed to evoke the spirit of the cherished but nearly-extinct American family drug store.
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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“Fabulous pharmacy staff!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2014

My daughter and I stumbled into this place after she badly grazed her leg in a fall. The pharmacist (Matthew I think) was brilliant! He took a look, patched her up enough to get back to the hotel and gave me all the right advice and supplies to treat her injuries over the next few days. On our way out, my daughter was given a free ice cream. Great service, we will definitely call in for food and drink next time we are passing - what a lovely old fashioned place

  • Visited August 2014
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Kansas City, MO
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
“Like a trip back in time to the old soda fountain!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2014

I love to have lunch at Lyon's Drugstore! They have excellent tuna melts and grilled cheese sandwiches. Their sodas are amazing and it's one of the few places that serve Orangeade - fresh squeezed oranges (instead of lemonade or limeade). My kids love the cherry limeades and blackberry sodas too.

Warning - service can be slow - the soda fountain only seats about a dozen people and then there are alway others just coming to get a cone, shake, malt or ice cream. Have patience - it's well worth it!

One of my favorite places in Steamboat. . . a little piece of Americana to savor!

  • Visited July 2014
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Erie, CO
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20 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“A bit of Americana”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2014

Wasn't sure the very young women could pull it off but they'd made a few ice cream sodas! Yummy treat to share w/ our kids!

Visited July 2014
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Denver, Colorado
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Old Fashioned fun”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2014

It's just that: An Old-Fashioned Soda Fountain! Shakes, malts, egg creams, sundaes, etc., along with some basic meal choices (hot dogs, grilled cheese, etc.). We had two sundaes (Raspberry topping and Blackberry topping), served to us by a young lady who was scheduled to be off that day, but due to another employee calling in, had to work, and couldn't have been more friendly, given the circumstances. If you (or your kids) are too young to remember the old soda fountains of the 50's and 60's, you MUST stop by!

Visited July 2014
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Lakewood, Colorado
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72 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“YUM!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2014

We've visited Steamboat Springs 4 times in the past few years. Every time we come we have tried to get a seat at the Lyons Drug Store but couldn't because it was so packed and we didn't want to wait forever. This time we lucked out and got seats for the 3 of us. We had root beer floats and they were perfect. I'd love to have one of everything. Other people seated around us all said they totally enjoyed their ice cream treats as well. It really is a treat to come here.

  • Visited July 2014
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