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) #13 of 48 Restaurants in Crested Butte $$ - $$$ American, Cafe,
228 Elk Avenue, Crested Butte, CO 81224-9608
+1 970-349-5240
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (6 reviews)
“hash browns” (15 reviews)
“biscuits” (18 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
228 Elk Avenue, Crested Butte, CO 81224-9608
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We looked on TripAdvisor for a recommendation for a good breakfast in Crested Butte and decided on this place. The wait was about 25 min. on Father's Day. Not bad for a busy breakfast day, but probably wouldn't do it again. Reminded me of a...More

Thank dmsrdh
Reviewed 3 days ago

Everyone in our party (three adults and one 10-year-old) thoroughly enjoyed our eats. In fact we probably ate too much, but couldn't stop since it was so tasty. Great fresh fruit plate. Great atmosphere--loved the old Western-style windows, and staff was friendly and efficient despite...More

Thank gpfnancy
Reviewed 5 days ago

Dining out in Crested Butte is a challenge because so many restaurants come and go from season to season. In this environment, McGill's has been steadily pleasing customers for many years. The food is good, but not fancy. Find great salads, hearty soup and satisfying...More

Thank 673jaya
Reviewed 1 week ago

We did a side trip on our way from Gunnison to Telluride, CO and were grateful we took the extra time to visit Crested Butte. What a beautiful small city nestled in the mountain snow covered peaks in late May. The town was warm, the...More

Thank KiKiBug
Reviewed 25 April 2017

A favorite breakfast eatery in town, I find it to be just "OK". I personally don't care for the food. The atmosphere is that of a busy breakfast joint, with open kitchen and counter seating as well as table seating. The staff are friendly but...More

Thank eCRen19
Reviewed 21 April 2017

I had the smoked salmon salad - one of the best salads ever. McGill's has a very complete menu for a somewhat small place. Breakfast offered all day. I saw an awesome BLT delivered to another table which I will have next time. A good...More

Thank Scott W
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

This was our fourth option on a Monday morning and we struck gold. Great for GF people. They have toast that can be applied to anything. I had the smoked salmon Benedict. So good but parts were a little cool. I wasn't sure if that...More

Thank MittenMissing
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Nice place for breakfast at reasonable cost. Specialties or custom order. Hang with locals and families welcome.

Thank Betty T
Reviewed 24 March 2017

McGills is an excellent choice for a reaosnably priced, hearty breakfast. Plenty of choice, great bacon and eggs. Staff are friendly and helpful.

Thank Jane D
Reviewed 22 March 2017

The food, service and wait time for food was all top notch. The place was packed with people waiting.

Thank jp2125
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
06:00 - 14:30
06:00 - 14:30
06:00 - 14:30
06:00 - 14:30
06:00 - 14:30
06:00 - 14:30
06:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 228 Elk Avenue, Crested Butte, CO 81224-9608
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Crested Butte
  • Phone Number: +1 970-349-5240
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