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Brown Burro Cafe

706 Main, Fairplay, CO 80440
+1 719-836-2804
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good36%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
9 May 2017
“Good place to stop on the road”
16 Apr 2017
“Nothing bad to say. Great stop. ”
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Mexican, American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
706 Main, Fairplay, CO 80440
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Reviewed 9 May 2017

We had great service and good food. The green chili is great. Our group had breakfast quesadillas, huevos rancheros and enchiladas. The enchiladas were a little light on sauce, but tasted good. I'd stop here again.

Thank revjcs
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

This is a great little spot. Good real tasting food at good prices. Staff is super friendly. A must stop.

Thank Kctravelers4
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

We at breakfast here everyday for 5 days. Lumberjack size waffles, excellent sauces and local fare. Felt like moms kitchen growing up minus he crowd. A+++

Thank John L
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Clean, great food, good value. Just a nice experience. Very accessible by major highways. Good meeting place, quiet , personal care about making you feel at home. Family that lives just outside Denver took us. Hour ride worth it.

Thank francesrepici
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Can't rate what isn't open. Seems to be an issue in this area; a lot of restaurants just aren't open at all on Tuesdays.

Thank Bruan B
Reviewed 10 March 2017

A group of us stopped in for lunch. The special for the day was a burrito . It was one of the best I have ever tasted. Just the right amount of spice. The salsa was different but very good. It added to the taste....More

Thank susieatblackbear
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Had the special breakfast and it was hearty. Well prepared eggs, meaty bacon, and beautiful hash browns. Best of all was the service; prompt and cheery, and they kept the coffee flowing with no prompting needed. Would do it all again, but maybe skip the...More

Thank DEH888
Reviewed 16 February 2017

The Brown Burro has been a South Park favorite for over 30 years. The reason is simple: nothing fancy just good food, friendly, great service and reasonable prices.

Thank davidloring
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Based on recommendations we stopped in before heading out of town. The staff was very responsive to all our special request and the food was served promptly. There were a variety of options available and we did not have a wait.

Thank dhuskey
Reviewed 22 November 2016

Good but very small. We could not help but feel rushed just because there were so many other patrons waiting to be served. I cannot say anything was particularly bad, but I cannot say anything was great. I later discovered that it was the first...More

Thank Fitzpaty
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Do you sell t-shirts with your name on it? Thanks.
11 March 2017|
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Response from burro706 | Property representative |
Yes. We sell the same shorts that the staff wears
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 706 Main, Fairplay, CO 80440
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Fairplay
  • Phone Number: +1 719-836-2804
  • E-mail
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