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Brown Bear Cafe

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1129 Greene St, Silverton, CO 81433
+1 970-387-5630
08:00 - 16:00
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Mon - Fri 08:00 - 16:00
Sat 08:00 - 15:00
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Brookhaven, Mississippi
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139 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place has one of best hamburgers I've had in awhile, soup du jour was great homemade pork green chili, everything was fresh and good

Thank Kelvin L
San Diego, California
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had an excellent lunch at Brown Bear - highly recommend! The restaurant had interesting and beautiful décor, as well.

Thank Debi P
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19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2017

the food is ok and kind of slow serves. the staff was nice but not genuine for a small town. the price is $$$$ expensive for the 3 star. they do have booz.

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Thank Ryan M
Mustang, Oklahoma
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31 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

We stayed in Silverton for three nights and ate breakfast here three days in a row. That's how good the food is. Plus the staff is amazing and super friendly. Definitely plan to eat at Brown Bear!

Thank Steven C
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48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017

I had the chicken fried steak, and it was just ok. Club was outstanding, as was the French onion soup. Fantastic staff.

Thank bstreep
Durango, Colorado
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2017

Breakfast, lunch or dinner, Brown Bear is one of our favorites for authentic charm, plentiful servings, pleasant wait staff, great beer on tap.

Thank Pamela0827
Newport Beach, California
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017

It's not fancy, but more comfort food. The food was hearty and good, but not refined. It's exactly what I expected. The price was great. The atmosphere, service and decor were great.

Thank J R
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18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

The environment was super nice. We went in december and most of the other businesses in town were closed up for the season. This place had enough christmas cheer for all of them tho. Food was good and the service was awesome.

Thank Danny S
Laurel, Maryland
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30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

Suggest you get there before the train people get off the train because if you don't the wait will be long! Get there before and all goes well. Good lunch, nothing miraculous but your in a tourist town so good, is good.

Thank hagemannj
Castle Rock, Colorado
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

Great food, great people and superb service. A great place to go for breakfast, lunch or dinner! We were served immediately upon arrival, seated and drinks were served straightaway.

Thank Garry C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe
Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1129 Greene St, Silverton, CO 81433
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Silverton
  • Phone Number: +1 970-387-5630

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