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Max's Place

6675 Highway 165, Colorado City, CO
+1 719-676-6297
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“pancakes” (13 reviews)
“burrito” (6 reviews)
“sausage” (6 reviews)
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American, Diner
6675 Highway 165, Colorado City, CO
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Reviewed 14 December 2017

They have a variety of breakfasts. They specialize in a large breakfast burrito. It looks good but I've never eaten it. Have had pancakes and scrambled eggs. Typical small diner food. Not fancy

Thank Deborah S
Reviewed 20 November 2017

This has to be the best place to eat in Colorado, I have traveled all over Colorado and I have never found a better place to eat, the food is excellent, the atmosphere is superb, and the waitresses are wonderful.

Thank Tim P
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for a quick breakfast and was surprised by the speed of service and speed in which they got the food to the table. The best part was the quality and taste. Superb food, great service and faster than a drive through. Pleasant staff...More

Thank sbkane
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Very average meal. There are not a lot of places to eat out in the area, but don't think we'll be returning here. The hashbrowns were not cooked thoroughly or were cooked in an odd oil and had a very off taste. Do not order...More

Thank Texasmom04
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Holy cow but this diner exceeded our expectations! Our eggs and meat were perfectly cooked and our (all-you-can-eat) pancakes were griddled to a fluffly-firm perfect golden brown. Don't know how they did it, but nothing on the plate was at all greasy. I ordered poached...More

Thank DeWitt66
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

This place was awesome!! We happened to see it as we pulled in to the rest stop, saw all the cars and thought "why not?"!! So glad we did!! The food was delicious and the service was great!! Great prices, too!

Thank Albert L
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

love, love, love the pancakes! bacon is crispy and eggs are cooked perfectly. Service is great, everyone gets exactly what they ordered. All is home made and cooked to order. The only thing I would not order again are the biscuits. They are hard, very...More

Thank busyDsweetness
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

This place is a great little local secret. The food is amazing and the people that work there are very friendly. They have some of the best pancakes I have had in a long time!!! I would drive a 100 miles just for their breakfast!...More

1  Thank CMS8402
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Max's is a local place and very busy on Sunday mornings because of that, otherwise you'll find it more manageable during the week. Known for their Max's special and turkey or chicken burritos which must be ordered smothered in their green chili sauce. Not much...More

Thank don g
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

We read the TripAdvisor reviews for Max's Place. We stopped in on our way to Taos. We were not disappointed! Clean and friendly with quick service. The menu has all the classic cafe favorites. We shared a country burrito and chicken fried steak breakfast. The...More

Thank Rico R
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Rena R
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Response from Linda H | Reviewed this property |
do not know
Samantha R
16 March 2015|
Response from Lori G | Reviewed this property |
I wasn't sure so I called and asked. they said at least a senior in high school (17-18). Hope this answer helps :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 7:00 PM
6:00 AM - 7:00 PM
6:00 AM - 7:00 PM
6:00 AM - 7:00 PM
6:00 AM - 7:00 PM
6:00 AM - 7:00 PM
6:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6675 Highway 165, Colorado City, CO
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Colorado City
  • Phone Number: +1 719-676-6297
No credit cards accepted.
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