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The Shack Cafe

740 Lincoln Ave, Steamboat Springs, CO 80487-5000
+1 970-879-9975
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good36%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“hash browns” (14 reviews)
“huevos” (6 reviews)
“blt” (6 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
740 Lincoln Ave, Steamboat Springs, CO 80487-5000
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited The Shack Cafe with some family who was visitng from out of state. It was August and the doors were left open, which produced a nice breeze, but there were flies everywhere. The food was good but not out of this world. Staff...More

Thank Sarah G
Reviewed 1 week ago

This downtown spot is tucked away but don't overlook it for a solid breakfast and one of the best bloody mary's in Steamboat! They serve everything from eggs to pancakes with good coffee. It's right downtown so perfect to begin your day of Steamboat Shopping!

Thank steamboatevents
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a hidden gem, located down on the main drag. We stopped in for breakfast and was very pleased with the food and the very reasonable prices. All 4 of us really enjoyed our meals. I had the biscuit and gravy with a side...More

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Shack is consistently good! It's the no fuss, no frills basic breakfast and lunch joint people pack into every day in Steamboat. It's where you'll get a classic patty melt or BLT and the interior is a relaxed western vibe. Counter seating as well....More

Thank Camille D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We love the Shake Cafe for breakfast. Fresh ingredients, yummy food for breakfast and excellent service. We always go there!

Thank Sally P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Need a good burger? How about pancakes, eggs, bacon and good coffee...you've found it here. Western setting, staff informative, polite and very competent. And never forget the cooks! Thanks gang for a great meal with a couple of friends in a great setting.

Thank SLNColo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great place for breakfast type items. Typical menu options but it seems they had an unusual large number of omelette options- Highly recommend an omelette!!

Thank jweaver21
Reviewed 7 September 2017

I stopped here because their prices for breakfast were better than most other places in town, and they had good reviews. My server was excellent, never letting my coffee cup go empty. The value for my breakfast was great, and it was delicious.

Thank 61408Cabo
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Went in with a group of seven near their closing time (breakfast and lunch) and they served us gladly. The service was fast and food was great. A nice clean little restaurant if ever in Steamboat Springs I would stop again. Also try the fresh...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Really good food and a very attentive waitress. We had the Spicy Huevos Rancheros and the Corned Beef Hash and both were very good. Unfortunately, a large group came in and took it upon themselves to rearrange, basically blocked us in and ended up way...More

Thank PrincessTBBaker
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They do not take reservations
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
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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