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Meadow Mountain Cafe

441 Business Highway 7, Allenspark, Rocky Mountain National Park, CO 80510-9601
+1 303-747-2541
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“burger” (9 reviews)
“pancakes” (10 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
441 Business Highway 7, Allenspark, Rocky Mountain National Park, CO 80510-9601
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We stopped by the restaurant on our way to the Wild Basin Area to get good breakfast before doing some hiking. The facility is very small and doesn't seat many patrons at one time so be ready to wait 20-45 minutes. The food was just...More

Thank Steenbk
Reviewed 5 days ago

A tiny café,, great food,, my husband had a tofu burger and loved it,, and he is a meat eater,,, get to know your fellow diners,,, its a small place. The smallness is so much a part of the charm. And ,,, repeat,,, the food...More

Thank suzee1968
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Every summer I'm in Allenspark I try to get to Meadow Mountain Cafe for breakfast, and specifically for the Huevos Rancheras with green chili sauce, and usually with some friends along. Everyone loves it! It's a small but very popular place so be prepared to...More

Thank Rgprints
Reviewed 16 June 2017

We had received several comments about Meadow Mountain Cafe and the food there. The comments were all true! A VERY Bohemian establishment, but WOW wS the food great. We ordered three different hamburgers and they all were fantastic. The menu is very extensive, they serve...More

Thank pdl03
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Stumbled on this little piece of mountain Americana while staying in nearby Estes Park. Drove by it slowly while debating whether to give it a try or not. Noticed the small parking lot had cars from several different states so decided to give it a...More

Thank Alan S
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Meadow Mountain Cafe has been in the mountain community since the 1920's; four owners later, it hasn't changed a bit. A wonderful log cabin with potbellied stove, the cafe has been owned and operated by the St.John (three generations in Allenspark) for15 or so years...More

Thank Kay C
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

We were just driving around and came across this cafe. We were hungry so we decided to try it out! It was quite busy for being out in the middle of no wear. So what's the best thing to get when trying a new place...More

Thank Lisa J
Reviewed 8 May 2017

We might have been the only out-of-towners there. The menu was lunch and breakfast. On a Sunday afternoon, people were ordering both. We shared a picnic table with another party which seemed to fit the casual and fun-loving vibe. Because it is small, and seemed...More

Thank Robin C
Reviewed 21 April 2017

GRERAT CINNAMON ROLLS. Family run Cafe is simple, and satisfies the hunger Portions are good size - Not sure what we were expecting.... and the café has a little funk...not the urban clever concept of a coffee house, but is instead an authentic family run...More

Thank adventuremojo
Reviewed 11 April 2017

My husband and I were checking out of our cabin in Estes Park when the owner asked us which direction we were headed. When she found out we were headed to travel Highway 7, she told us to try this place.."They have the BEST toast"...we...More

Thank Ann W
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Response from Kay C | Reviewed this property |
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Barry S
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Response from hbeaweaver | Reviewed this property |
I just spoke to them--they are open--they are only open from 8 a.m.- 2 p.m. Wednesday-Monday (closed tuesdays) Hope this helps. There is also a great little pizza place in Allenspark, also with sandwiches, salads, wine and... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:30 - 14:00
07:30 - 14:00
07:30 - 14:00
07:30 - 14:00
07:30 - 14:00
07:30 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 441 Business Highway 7, Allenspark, Rocky Mountain National Park, CO 80510-9601
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Rocky Mountain National Park  >  Allenspark
  • Phone Number: +1 303-747-2541
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