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The Sunflower Deli

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214 Elk Ave, Crested Butte, CO 81224
+1 970-349-6866
07:00 - 17:00
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Plymouth, New Hampshire
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67 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Since we were last here, our opinion has gone down and so has the food. Everything was greasy! Even the bacon, if you can believe that! Service was the same, but not the food. I do not know if the cook is different. No return visits in our plans.

Thank T-rad-NH
San Diego
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139 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our 2nd Christmas eve supper here. So festive and fun. Last year sat in the main dining room, this year we sat in the loft. Both times,Chris was our server. He is awesome. Knowledgeable about all of thir menu items and halted accommodate for my niece, almost 4 years old. Chicken and dumplings were modified for her, just the gravy... More 

Thank Kaliko_Y
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came for breakfast and my friends and I all ordered the Quiche of the day. Side salad, home fries, and quiche were all delicious, fresh, and had a very personal style. Excellent breakfast spot! The coffee is Camp 4 so you know it will be good!

Thank Jacob T
Oceanport, New Jersey
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The quiche was amazing! I went back again the next day and brought my husband and sister. We had the chicken pot pie, words cannot describe how good it was. The wait staff was so friendly and nice!! I highly recommend breakfast or lunch here! Great wine too!

Thank erinfitzgerald
Gunnison, Colorado
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

Delicious chicken sandwich with sweet potato fries...warm and inviting atmosphere with friendly staff.

Thank colourado14
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

We ate here for breakfast twice- very good food and very reasonably priced. Everything is thoughtfully sourced, prepared and presented. The hollandaise sauce the best I've ever tried.

Thank Cumsille
Pearland, Texas
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123 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

The Sunflower Deli is a nice quaint place that serves mainly soup and sandwiches. I actually love how small the menu is (easy to choose). Our waitress was very kind, the service was quick and we enjoyed our sandwiches. The butternut squash soup was excellent! A little pricy for sandwiches but we still enjoyed it very much. Also nice coffee... More 

Thank Brian C
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Was pointed here by a friend of mine, finally visited while in town for the Film Festival. My wife and I actually were able to have a romantic evening without our 3 yr old. We were seated upstairs on the 'balcony seat' which is romantic in itself. Everyone was friendly and lively. My wife says this was the freshest food... More 

Thank Boulderalpinist
Crested Butte, Colorado
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

There should really be two entries on Trip Advisor for The Sunflower, as it is a co-op. One group runs it for breakfast and lunch and another for dinner. I have only eaten there once for breakfast and it was yummy, but my review will focus on Supper. Chris and Natalie are the most delightful people, as are their staff.... More 

Thank SnowShoeLady
New York City
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20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

I loved this restaurant. The owner was charming and funny, the waitress was lovely. Great food, all farm to table. Added bonus that our waitress is also a budding pastry chef. We tried three amazing desserts that she had made that morning. The ambience is charming and cozy. The only issue to note is that it's best to make a... More 

Thank Lisa R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Soups, Delicatessen
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 214 Elk Ave, Crested Butte, CO 81224
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Crested Butte
  • Phone Number: +1 970-349-6866

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