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Paradise Bakery & Cafe

320 S Galena St, Aspen, CO 81611-1818
+1 970-925-7585
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“cookies” (108 reviews)
“gelato” (37 reviews)
“ice cream” (107 reviews)
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320 S Galena St, Aspen, CO 81611-1818
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

all I know is the owners have a gold mine in a silver town, with a fast-moving line out the door and bakegoods and gelato as fine as the service

Thank Robb C
tamaracvet, Manager at Paradise Bakery & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2017

Thank you Robb for your review and your kind words ! We are looking forward to your next visit!

Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

As in the title, the coffee and baked goods were very good, particularly the cinnamon roll and the brownie a la mode. However the lady who served us was not very friendly and it is expensive for both coffee and food.

Thank Orla H
tamaracvet, Manager at Paradise Bakery & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2017

Thank you Orla for your review and your feedback! We will take in consideration your input in getting better every day! We are looking forward to see you visit us again!

Reviewed 16 May 2017

Nice ice cream, though I never thought it was quite worth the price. Friendly service though, and the cookies are particularly nice.

Thank jacksogh
tamaracvet, Manager at Paradise Bakery & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2017

Thank you Jack for your review and your feedback! We are looking forward to your next visit!

Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

On the days they actually have "fresh" muffins, they may be good, but the owners/managers here are a joke!! First, I've never seen a business blatantly lie to a regular customer (I live in Aspen) about "fresh" food. When you buy one muffin that's soft...More

Thank jmjon428
tamaracvet, Manager at Paradise Bakery & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2017

For 40 years, we don't know a business more commited at baking fresh all day long. And since 1981 there is not a business in Aspen that has provided more opportunities for local youth, locals in general and students as Paradise Bakery. We welcome you...More

Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

I live and work in Aspen, and I eat their muffins almost daily. However, I've noticed inconsistencies in the quality, especially on the weekends. It seems as if the muffins are not baked daily, but rather made in bulk and stockpiled until sold. As a...More

Thank jmjon428
tamaracvet, Manager at Paradise Bakery & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2017

Thank you for your review! We make all of our baked goods fresh daily, throughout the day and we never stockpile until they are sold. Whatever is left at the end of the night goes to many charitable organizations as a donation. I apologize if...More

Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

Cookies, cake, gelato OH MY! Don't be discouraged by the line, it moves FAST. The desserts are amazing and worth any wait!

Thank carefranben
tamaracvet, Manager at Paradise Bakery & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2017

Thank you for your review and your kind words! Wait to see the line in summer, but we move it quickly and it's so much fun! Hope to see you visit us soon!

Reviewed 18 March 2017

Our favorite afternoon snack place in Aspen. Can sample cookies, brownies, cakes, muffins, etc. waiting in line to order ice cream which is the best...sugar cones with a cookie on top and a spoon if needed.

Thank morrisjkm
tamaracvet, Manager at Paradise Bakery & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2017

Thank you for your review and your kind words! We are happy that you choose Paradise Bakery as your favorite snack place! Stop by in the morning too, we have amazing croissants, burritos, bagels and quiches to die for!

Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

We just took the kids for ice cream after dinner. They have some great flavors to choose from and also awesome home made baked goods. I can highly recommend the cream cheese brownie! There is often a line out the door but don't let it...More

Thank Bob B
tamaracvet, Manager at Paradise Bakery & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2017

Thank you for your review and your kind words! I agree, the cream cheese brownie is amazing! Wait till you try it slightly warm with gelato on top! Mmm ! We hope to see you soon!

Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Grab a double scoop on a waffle cone and sit outside and people watch. The Aspen scene is unlike any other. Great dessert spot after lunch.

Thank Renman2011
tamaracvet, Manager at Paradise Bakery & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2017

Thank you for your review and your kind words! We recommend trying one of the gelato-pastrie combinations as well! Warm brownie with some gelato on top, aka brownie a la mode is the perfect dessert! See you soon!

Reviewed 8 March 2017

Always a must at the end of the day! The trick is to skip dessert when dining out in town and drop by Paradise Bakery on the way home. Nice coffee and lots of freshly baked cookies from which to choose. Yum!

Thank James G
tamaracvet, Manager at Paradise Bakery & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2017

Thank you for your review and kind words! We also recommend that you stop by for breakfast! We have super delicious croissants, quiches, cinnamon rolls, burritos and bagels! We are looking forward to your next visit!

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Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 320 S Galena St, Aspen, CO 81611-1818
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Aspen
  • Phone Number: +1 970-925-7585
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