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Jan's Family Restaurant and Lounge

304 US Highway 24 N, Buena Vista, CO 81211-9651
+1 719-395-6940
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“pies” (15 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
304 US Highway 24 N, Buena Vista, CO 81211-9651
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Recommended by one of the rafting guides and did not disappoint. Large portions and good service. Went around 5:30pm on a Tuesday and did not have to wait for a table for 5.

Thank AZfamily22
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was visiting the Buena Vista area with friends on a hiking trip. We had eaten at Jan's 2 years ago and were very pleased, so we stopped again. Glad to say that things hadn't changed. Great food, friendly service, large portions. They offer a...More

Thank Mark C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A friend recommended especially for liver and onions. Super. The value extraordinary. Huge portions of solid meals. The dinner salad is large. Jennifer our server was so efficient and quick. The pies were varied. We were too full, but got slices to go. The pieces...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had breakfast here and I would say the highlight was the breakfast burrito smothered with salsa verde. My husband kept comparing it to all other places we ate and he really enjoyed it. Everything else was just as expected.

Thank Dawn D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food, friendly staff, quick service and great price. The cornbeef hash was delicious. The picture with the moose is required!

Thank Doug H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dropped off the group to raft and I ran to Jan's ..hearty breakfasts my fave is the chicken fried steak. Plenty of homemade pie etc also. Service is always efficient and friendly and the food comes fast

Thank Pegasus44
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good service nothing special the food was just plain and cheap maybe breakfast is better but anybody can make good breakfast the dinner is soso at best

Thank Jason H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great fast, friendly service! Kept telling ourselves we would try other trendy places for breakfast that seemed to be popular judging from the wait, but we had places to go and by our 2nd visit we knew this was our official breakfast diner for this...More

Thank bubbytravels2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We love breakfast and I think Jan's has the best pancake I have ever had. Great mom and pop place and best breakfast in town

Thank Karry F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great diner feel with homestyle cooking and very accomodating service. Not huge on atmosphere. You saw a ton of locals which means it's great.

Thank blestirish
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Sandy R
19 July 2016|
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Response from LAJ7 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure if it is hand breaded but it sure is good. I am willing to think so because most of their food is home made.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 304 US Highway 24 N, Buena Vista, CO 81211-9651
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Buena Vista
  • Phone Number: +1 719-395-6940
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