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Cookies with Altitude

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717 1/2 Harrison Ave, Leadville, CO 80461-3581
+1 719-486-1026
06:00 - 04:00
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Sun 07:00 - 03:00
Mon - Thu 06:00 - 04:00
Fri - Sat 06:00 - 05:00
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We went here for breakfast before heading to the slopes, it was average. The worst part was the owner I guess was just critiquing the employee behind the desk the whole time. She sat there and just complained with customers around.

Thank coachtotravel
denver, co
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126 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

We ordered a breakfast burrito, fudge, and a couple pastries and all were delicious. The staff connected us with a local who found us a place to stay and gave us directions. It is a tiny place with terrific food.

Thank itwasfunwhileitlaste
Cotopaxi, Colorado
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640 reviews
488 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 225 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

We stopped here for dessert. We ended up trying the sugar cookies. Nice but not too sweet. In someways, it reminded us as fluffy shortcake. I also had a donut. Service was friendly and prices were reasonable. They also serve food but we didn't have any. We would go back.

Thank bssc
Boulder, Colorado
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32 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

The ticket seller at the Leadville train recommended this as a good place to have lunch and we noticed that it had also received "best of" awards. The decor in the minimal seating area left a lot to be desired but the sandwiches were very good. However, my special of the day was a bit too spicy with a "pesto"... More 

Thank Cognitive_Scientist
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

The wife and I stopped for lunch. The sandwiches are amazing and the.brownies are the best i have had, and no they aren't the funny type brownies if you know what I mean!

Thank Todd B
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Name sounded delicious, but the cookies were very small, not inexpensive, and definitely didn't look yummy. Seriously, we were psyched for a sweet treat and this wasn't it.

3 Thank Amy R
Leadville, Colorado
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

I am never disappointed when visiting Cookies with Altitude. My chocolate fix is always satisfied ! There are numerous choices of baked goods along with various hot & cold drinks to choose from. The staff is friendly & informative. A 'must' when in Leadville!

Thank 8kim
Elgin, Illinois
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

I stopped for a quick lunch. The special of the day was excellent! Also picked out a few cookies for good measure. Prices are a little on the high side, but the food is good

Thank Heartsundae
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

We stopped for lunch service was good, food was good, but the price was high. 9+ for a sandwich no drink or chips. That would be extra. Ouch!!!

Thank funforphood
Flagstaff, Arizona
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207 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

They make good coffee, and the turnovers are good. The chocolate cake donut is moist. They are a better choice for a sweet tooth than you might find in other coffee places in town.

Thank HulaSueR

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 03:00
06:00 - 04:00
06:00 - 04:00
06:00 - 04:00
06:00 - 04:00
06:00 - 05:00
06:00 - 05:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 717 1/2 Harrison Ave, Leadville, CO 80461-3581
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Leadville
  • Phone Number: +1 719-486-1026
Cookies with Altitude is an amazing bakery in Leadville, with homemade cookies, fudge, doughnuts and bread. They have started serving breakfast and lunch as well. Sherry Randall is the owner.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?