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The Shack Cafe

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740 Lincoln Ave, Steamboat Springs, CO 80487-5000
+1 970-879-9975
Today
06:00 - 14:00
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Mon - Fri 06:00 - 14:00
Sat - Sun 06:30 - 14:00
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Fort Worth, Texas
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73 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stopped in for breakfast at the suggestion of folks at the airport in Hayden. Lots of breakfast choices and omelettes were nicely done (as in not overcooked). Served with potatoes and choice of toast. Filling meal with friendly staff.

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Thank Michael M
Brumley, Missouri
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45 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The Staff was very friendly. The Food was Fast but was not quite as delicious as other places for breakfast. We did not try Lunch so it might be Great!

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Thank Dorless S
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77 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great place for breakfast in downtown Steamboat. Always busy and , and the Huevos with chorizo is just what you need in the morning.

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Thank Rico62x
Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
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158 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We waited 10 minutes for a table. Staff very nice but a long wait for food and really it was just ok No real maple syrup which I always want and takes it down with notch for me I don't need to go back

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Thank Luckydog17
St. Johns, Florida
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017

We ate here for breakfast. The service was friendly! We had the corn beef hash, vegetarian omelet, and pancakes. The size was generous. Honestly, the omelets seem to be fluffier, and the corn beef hash was not very salty. Give this place a try!

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Thank Quynh-Thu P
Atlanta, Georgia
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139 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

We stopped with the family at this restaurant. It looks small from outside but it has a lot of room inside. The menu covers all breakfast specialties. You can see the kitchen and the cooks working. The food is quite tasty. The link sausage is awesome and hash-brown is crispy and tasty. The service is friendly and quick. Highly recommend.

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Thank gyet
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58 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

The service and food were wonderful!!! All of my groups meals were delicious and the food came pretty quick considering how busy they were. We would definitely visit again!!!

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Thank Brooke N
Steamboat Springs, Colorado
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28 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 January 2017

The food at the shack is always delicious, and the friendly servers keep the coffee and water flowing. We especially love their breakfast and the bacon is always cooked to perfection. They just might have the best bacon in town. Remember, bacon is part of a healthy diet! When I go to other breakfast restaurants, I miss their homemade jams,... More 

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Thank Jennifer W
Hinsdale, Illinois, United States
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188 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Great fresh ingredients and fruit had French toast with berries and bananas so fresh reasonably priced and casual breakfast right in town it was a good value and fresh with very friendly service good hot chocolate

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Thank Tina W
Denver, Colorado
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159 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

This place looked like a quintessential hole in the wall pace with good old fashion food and we were correct! My wife and I had a great breakfast, she had the pancakes, hash browns, bacon and eggs over easy, had the French dip with hash browns. The service was fast and friendly and the food was fresh and flavor-able. The... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Cafe
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
06:30 - 14:00
Monday
06:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 14:00
Thursday
06:00 - 14:00
Friday
06:00 - 14:00
Saturday
06:30 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 740 Lincoln Ave, Steamboat Springs, CO 80487-5000
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Steamboat Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 970-879-9975

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